Wednesday, 21 August 2019

Tag Archives: child trafficking

World ‘not yet on track’ to ensure better future for children: UN

UN – Despite the child’s rights convention being the “most widely ratified human rights treaty”, UN rights chief Michelle Bachelet has said that some countries have fallen short of offering a better future to children who continue to die prematurely or fall victim to poverty, trafficking and slavery. In her ...

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Based on child trafficking ‘Love Sonia’ to release on September

BOLLYWOOD: ‘Love Sonia’, based on the horrors of child trafficking, will release on September 14. Tabrez Noorani’s ‘Love Sonia’ is a hard-hitting story of a 17-year-old girl who risks her life to rescue her sister from a vicious human trafficking network across India, Hong Kong and Los Angeles. The film ...

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Indian child protection officers held in trafficking probe

LONDON: Two child protection officers have been arrested for alleged links with a trafficking gang that ran illegal adoption centres in eastern India selling children to foreign couples, police said on Saturday. Investigators said children aged between six months and 14 years were sold in illegal adoptions to couples from ...

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