Last Updated: Monday, April 29, 2013, 15:38
Following the death of a youth over alleged police brutality, locals Monday created ruckus at Hansrajpur police outpost and torched a police jeep besides indulging in stone pelting.
Last Updated: Wednesday, January 09, 2013, 20:14
The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has directed the Delhi government to pay Rs 7 lakh as monetary relief in three cases of deaths in judicial custody.
Last Updated: Thursday, March 29, 2012, 18:15
A total of four custodial deaths have been reported in Tamil Nadu since the AIADMK government took over, Chief Minister Jayalalithaa said on Thursday.
Last Updated: Thursday, March 31, 2011, 17:58
The Jammu and Kashmir government said there were 341 custodial deaths so far in the state
Last Updated: Tuesday, November 09, 2010, 18:25
The National Human Rights Commission has registered more than 6000 intimations of
custodial deaths in the country in the last three years.
Last Updated: Sunday, October 03, 2010, 13:38
A leading Bangladeshi rights group said that it has recorded a custodial death in every three days on an average during the past nine months.
Last Updated: Monday, August 09, 2010, 20:52
A Supreme Court judge has
expressed the view that all cases of custodial deaths should
be investigated by an independent investigating agency like
Last Updated: Saturday, June 05, 2010, 20:40
The Delhi High Court has awarded a
compensation of Rs 6.54 lakh to the family members of an
accused who was killed in Tihar jail, saying it is not an
"uncommon phenomenon" in the capital`s prison.
Last Updated: Tuesday, April 13, 2010, 18:18
A rights group Tuesday said that the number of custodial deaths in the country has increased by 41.66 percent since the United Progressive Alliance (UPA) government came to power in 2004.
Last Updated: Sunday, December 13, 2009, 11:15
Uttar Pradesh has achieved the
dubious distinction of reporting maximum number of custody
deaths this year as 232 people have died in the police
stations of the state.
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