Pimps

  • Sex racket busted in Delhi, one arrested June 19, 2013

    New Delhi: A sex racket was busted in Delhi after two Uzbek women who were held hostage for five months in a house and were repeatedly sexually abused by customers, escaped, police on Tuesday said. A woman pimp has been arrested. The two women from Uzbekistan managed to flee from the...
  • Police rescues girl forced into prostitution by parents October 17, 2012

    New Delhi: She was forced into prostitution by her greedy father and mother who earned money by "selling" her to various pimps, but this teenager finally managed to escape from their clutches. The minor girl was "sold" to more than three pimps allegedly by her parents whose greed for making...
  • Israeli car blast: Did the bomber use call girls? March 25, 2012

    New Delhi: It is a task that the elite special unit of the Delhi Police, engaged in countering terrorism, would have never thought of handling during the course of its sensitive duties. The police is looking for a pimp and two to three call girls who were allegedly engaged by Houshand...
  • Mumbai: Police bust sex racket, rescue 119 women November 2, 2011

    Mumbai: In one of the biggest raids, police on Wednesday rescued as many as 119 women hailing from different parts of the country and arrested 30 persons, including pimps, from a building housing a number of brothels in South Mumbai. "We had information that illicit activities were going on in Krishna...
  • Rapper nominated for Grammy two days after death December 7, 2007

    Los Angeles: Two days after he died suddenly in a Los Angeles hotel room, Texas rapper Chad ‘Pimp C’ Butler received a Grammy nomination on Thursday. Butler and partner Bernard ‘Bun B’ Freeman, who performed together as UGK (Underground Kingz), were nominated for their collaboration with hip-hop duo OutKast on...
  • Rapper Pimp C found dead in LA hotel December 5, 2007

    Los Angeles: Pimp C, who spun searing tales of Texas street life into a key role in the rise of Southern hip-hop, was found dead in an upscale hotel on Tuesday. He was 33. The rapper formed Underground Kingz with partner-in-rhyme Bun B while the pair were in high school, and...
  • Punish the pimps, not prostitutes November 24, 2006

    New Delhi: A Parliamentary Standing Committee on Human Resource Development (HRD) wants pimps, and not the prostitutes, to be given out severe punishment. The Committee has asked the Women and Child Development Ministry that the punishment should be seven years in case of trafficking of women and 10 years if children...