June 09, 2016 7:38 pm
Arrested people conducted fake sting operation on Brothel Houses and extorted money. One of the person arrested is a senior official of a local news web portal. The channel paid money to encourage such extortion.
March 20, 2016 12:00 am
Sex workers in Kolkata respond to a new workshop with gusto. It doesn’t teach them how to make papad, but primes them for a career in TV.
February 23, 2016 6:41 am
The paper states that there has been a dispersal of sex work with the sex-trade management adapting by becoming more hidden and mobile, leading to increased vulnerability.
August 24, 2015 8:04 am
Tejasvi Sevekari which is a community-based organisation sex workers in the city, said the mapping started in mid-June and the number of brothels is expected to be at least 440 this time.
May 21, 2015 5:33 am
Community-based organisation Saheli holds programme to help them note down details of health, harassment issues they encounter
February 07, 2015 8:39 pm
More than 1,500 sex workers in the red light district of GB Road had enrolled their names on electoral rolls.
August 12, 2012 7:23 pm
'Sex workers are devoid of dignity and all sex workers should be rehabilitated by all means'
August 09, 2012 12:24 am
Sex workers have the right to operate from motel rooms in an Australian state,a court said after finding the owners refusal to rent to a sex worker was discriminatory.
July 27, 2012 1:34 am
The Supreme Court made it clear that its mandate to the Central and state governments on drafting schemes for the welfare and rehabilitation of sex workers
July 24, 2012 4:23 pm
The findings currently appear online in the journal AIDS and Behavior.