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Plea in Bombay High Court against 'Gangubai Kathiawadi' movie title ahead of release

The plea, which was filed against the use of the area's name in the movie, sought it to be censored or deleted

22 Feb 2022 4:16 PM

Mumbai: Increasing cost of rents force sex workers to flee Kamathipura

Vinay said he has been working with sex-workers since the 90s and he has seen the rent rise exponentially in the span of 20 plus years.

17 Aug 2019 11:53 AM

Canada denies visa to kids from red light area

The children aged between 11 and 16 years are from Kamathipura and Falkland road.

29 Apr 2019 4:07 AM

Surviving in the shadows

Photographer Sudharak Olwe’s images document the transformation of Mumbai’s oldest red-light district.

30 Sep 2018 6:10 AM

Market slump taking toll on redevelopment

Realtors refraining from taking up work in Dharavi.

26 Aug 2018 2:27 AM


Man stabs CSW near CST for theft

The woman had stolen Rs 9,000 from the man.

08 Mar 2018 6:15 AM

From red light to spotlight

In a first for a fashion show in the city, models will make way for daughters of sex workers to take to the ramp in designer finery.

30 Jan 2017 12:13 AM

There is beauty in survival, says Anosh Irani

Vancouver-based playwright and author Anosh Irani offers a gripping insight into the lives of Hijras of Kamathipura in his novel The Parcel.

22 Jan 2017 6:35 AM