Diseases are affecting inmates due to unhygienic condition in Tihar, HC told

 The Delhi High Court was today told that due to a large number of undertrials cramped in unhygienic conditions, they are being affected by numerous diseases in the jail premises.

'Bigg Boss 8': Sonali Raut re-enters house, inmates shocked!
'Bigg Boss 8': Sonali Raut re-enters house, inmates shocked!



New Delhi: The current season of reality show 'Bigg Boss' in indeed turning out to be full of surprises and unexpected turns. Last night's episode showed ousted contestant Sonali Raut, re-entering the house with a bang.

'Bigg Boss 8': Out from 'secret society', Puneet Issar welcomed by inmates!
'Bigg Boss 8': Out from 'secret society', Puneet Issar welcomed by inmates!

The big bad world of 'Bigg Boss 8' just got more interesting. The 'baap' of all reality shows saw actor Puneet Issar ousted from the 'secret society' in last night's episode. The veteran actor, who was part of the esteemed 'secret society' in 'BB8' house, was voted-out as the one, who is emotional in making decision, therefore he was asked by the Bigg Boss himself to move out.

Prison roof in Texas collapses, 19 inmates injured

Authorities say the roof of a privately run East Texas prison has collapsed, temporarily trapping dozens of inmates and sending 19 injured inmates to hospitals.

Lekhi expresses desire to wear khaadi saree made by Tiharmates

Impressed with the quality of khaadi produced in Tihar jail, BJP MP from New Delhi Lok Sabha seat today said she will wear sarees made from the fabric and also become the brand ambassador of the country`s largest prison.

Fifty-five inmates bust out of Ecuador jail

Fifty-five inmates escaped from an overcrowded jail in Ecuador but 20 were swiftly recaptured, authorities said.

Inmates escape jail in typhoon-hit Philippine city

A Philippine general says that inmates have escaped from a provincial jail in the typhoon-hit city of Tacloban after breaking down a jail wall.

Fight leaves seven inmates dead at Mexico prison

Local media dubbed the storm "St. Jude", after the patron saint of lost causes who is traditionally celebrated on October 28, and made comparisons to 1987 when a storm killed 18 people in Britain and felled some 15 million trees.

US committed to transfer Guantanamo Bay detainees: Hayden

The United States has said that it was committed to transfer detainees from the Guantanamo Bay, as the Pentagon announced a special envoy for the closer of the infamous detention center.

Five inmates flee from observation home in Delhi

A manhunt has been launch for five juveniles who had fled from an observation home in north-west Delhi, police said on Friday.

Police: At least 10 dead in Bolivia prison melee

At least 10 inmates were killed and about 50 hurt early on Friday in a battle among inmates for control of part of an overcrowded maximum-security prison in Bolivia`s eastern lowlands, the national police chief said.

Iraqi security forces recapture 349 escaped inmates

As many as 349 inmates, escaped last week from Baghdad`s major prison during assault by Islamic militants, were recaptured, said chief security officer of Baghdad.

Music bands of inmates on anvil in Bihar prisons

The prisoners have been known to participate in menial activities during stay in jails, but the authorities in Bihar prisons have set out on a novel programme to draw inmates` interest in music.

Eight jail inmates escape from Nepal prison

Eight inmates escaped from a prison in Nepal through a tunnel dug by them.

200 inmates may work outside Tihar during day

The facility, also known as semi-open jail, would allow convicts to develop job skills.

30 inmates flee Mexican jail

The jailbreak occurred in the afternoon, and authorities have asked the US for help to locate and arrest the inmates.

Assam: About 3 lakh people still in relief camps

2,92,852 inmates are currently living in 228 relief camps in 4 trouble-torn districts of lower Assam.

Fire hits Turkish prison for second day in row

An official says inmates in a prison in southeast Turkey have started a fire that injured 14 prisoners.

Four inmates escape from MP jail

Four inmates escaped from the
District Jail here after attacking the jail guard,
sources said.

Taliban prisoners at Guantanamo agree to transfer

Senior Afghan officials say five Taliban fighters held in Guantanamo have agreed to a transfer to Qatar.