It is estimated that child labourers now exceed 12million in Pakistan. Even worse, these children are often exposed to physical violence, long working hours and dangerous working conditions. Just a few days ago a ten-year-old boy allegedly had his hand crushed by his brick factory owner boss for refusing to work.
An 18-year-old Indian girl has been admitted to hospital after her jilted boyfriend poured acid down her throat and pushed her into the sea in the coastal city of Mumbai.
Bangladeshi rescue workers have said no more victims of the deadly factory collapse remain buried under the rubble, and have
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Forced labour is still widespread in emerging economies that are vital to the supply chains of major multinational businesses