Israel deputy speaker suspended after drug, pimping report

Israeli parliamentary speaker Yuli Edelstein on Tuesday suspended Oren Hazan from his duties as deputy speaker after a report alleging the lawmaker was involved in pimping and drugs.

Jun 09, 2015, 23:18 PM IST

Strauss-Kahn lawyer says pimping case has 'collapsed'

The pimping case against Dominique Strauss-Kahn has "collapsed", a lawyer for the former IMF chief said on Wednesday, summing up a trial which has exposed the most intimate details of his client's sex life.

Feb 18, 2015, 22:28 PM IST

Sri Lanka nixes Strauss-Kahn deal after paying $750,000

Sri Lanka's new government on Thursday said it was cutting ties with sex scandal plagued ex-IMF chief Dominique Strauss-Kahn after paying him USD 750,000 for being an advisor to attract foreign investment.

Feb 06, 2015, 00:49 AM IST

Ex-IMF chief Strauss-Kahn goes on trial for `pimping`

The sexual proclivities of ex-IMF chief Dominique Strauss-Kahn come under the spotlight again Monday when he goes on trial in France for "pimping" four years after a sex scandal cost him a shot at the presidency.

Feb 02, 2015, 08:44 AM IST

Campaign against UN Women to decriminalise pimping, buying sex

Organisations launched campaign against a move by UN Women, United Nations organisation dedicated to gender equality and empowerment of women, to decriminalise pimping, buying sex and brothel-keeping.

Jan 03, 2014, 21:30 PM IST