Tony Paterson finds out if it really is easier to open a brothel than a chip shop in Saarbrücken
A mystery teenager who turned up in Coventry not knowing his own name, age or nationality might just as well have "fallen out of the sky", a charity has said.
French lawmakers are debating one of Europe's toughest laws against prostitution and sex trafficking. Local movie stars have signed petitions, political parties are split, and sex workers complain the government is doing them out of a living. France is divided over a bid to crack down on prostitution.
The bitterly contested bill to criminalise prostitutes’ clients is heading for legislative limbo
A man who decided to offer ‘free hugs’ in Saudi Arabia’s capital Riyadh has been arrested by the state’s religious police.
Police documents released by an Ontario judge show Mr Ford's staff had concerns over his drinking and saw him consuming pain killers
10,000 people were allegedly forced to attend one of the group executions
Toronto Mayor Rob Ford finally admitted he “probably” smoked crack cocaine at a press conference on Tuesday, excusing his behaviour by saying “I was in a drunken stupor at the time.”
Campaigners say that Oslo government 'pimp' may reap revenue but women will not benefit
Two brothers set to stand trial next month for alleged sex trafficking offences have gone missing.
The guidelines on prosecuting these cases aim to avoid the old myths and stereotypes about victims and perpetrators. Instead they propagate a whole new set
Shelters will be equipped with alarm buttons with a security guard present
Former RAF officer claims Brooke Magnanti breached his privacy and cost him his job
Disgraced former IMF chief has been charged with ‘aggravated pimping’, along with 12 other people
Sex workers deserve to be afforded the same dignity and respect as any other woman
America’s two biggest shock jocks just got a shock of their own. In a major blow to their broadcasting dominance, the second-largest radio station owner in the US is said to be dropping both Rush Limbaugh and Sean Hannity from its airwaves.