Time to Legalise Prostitution?
Oct 28, 2014
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday September 23, 2015
Following reports of short supply of condoms at GB Road, Delhi Government has directed the Central Procurement Agency (CPA) to urgently procure 4 lakh contraceptive for distribution among the sex workers residing in the red light area.
India News | mid-day.com | Tuesday June 28, 2011
If only Toronto Police Constable Michael Sanguinetti knew what he started on January 24 this year, would fire the imagination of people across continents. Thanks to his, 'women should avoid dressing like sluts in order not to be victimised,' comment, 'Slut Walk' campaigns around the globe from Boston to Brasilia have kept protestors, commentators, ...
Pune News | Press Trust of India | Sunday March 27, 2011
An HIV positive sex worker, sentenced to seven years imprisonment for running a brothel in Pune and procuring girls for prostitution, has been granted bail by the Supreme Court on humanitarian ground.A bench of Justices HS Bedi and CK Prasad released the HIV positive sex worker on bail for six months on a plea made by her counsel Gurdeep Singh, who...
Cities | mid-day.com | Wednesday August 25, 2010
BPO workers have expressed their outrage at being stereotyped as 'loose' or 'available' in the wake of an MMS clip surfacing on the Internet.A sex clip was recently uploaded on a website with the words 'Gurgaon call centre sex scandal' that showed a supervisor having sex with his subordinate. In the video, the girl wearing shorts and T-shirt enters...
Cities | Press Trust of India | Sunday July 11, 2010
With the Commonwealth Games less than three months away, authorities in New Delhi are gearing up for a spurt in cases of prostitution and trafficking in women.A host of non-government organisations, tour operators and police department are coordinating to keep tabs on the expected influx of sex workers.The Indian Association of Tour Operators (IATO...
Cities | Press Trust of India | Thursday May 20, 2010
Sex workers in the city above 50 years of age should be given old age pension by the Municipal Corporation of Delhi, the NGO representing them demanded on Wednesday.