Jail made him more mature: Chris Brown
Jail made him more mature: Chris Brown

 

Los Angeles: Rapper Chris Brown says his maturity level has risen since leaving jail in June.

Nithari killer kept in high security Meerut jail

 Nithari serial killer Surendra Koli who is to be hanged here on September 12, has been placed in a high-security barrack in Meerut jail, prison authorities said.

China mulls recalling convicts 'illegally' released from jails

Beijing: China may recall over 700 convicts, including 76 "corrupt officials", whose sentences were commuted "illegally" as the country's top prosecution body stumbled on largescale unlawful reduction of sentences.

Paul Walker`s car wreckage thief jailed

A man, who stole a piece of wreckage from the crashed car that killed actor Paul Walker last year, has been sentenced to six months in prison.

Indian diplomat`s jailed paedophile son appeals term in Australia

A 34-year-old paedophile son of an Indian diplomat who was jailed by an Australian court for over 10 years for a series of sexual offences today appealed the sentence, claiming the jail term was "manifestly excessive."

Ambika Soni slams Sushma Swaraj on plight of Indians in Iraq jails

Senior Congress leader Ambika Soni today accused External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj of "deliberately keeping out" facts regarding six Indians from Punjab languishing in Iraq jails.

Separate cell for women; HC seeks response from Centre, others

The Delhi High Court today issued notice to the Centre and the Delhi government on a plea seeking separate police lock-ups for women detainees in order to protect them from "sexual abuse" and "ill-treatment".

SC restrains states on giving remission to life convicts

The Supreme Court today restrained all states from exercising power of remission for releasing convicts from jail who are serving life sentence.

Russia seeks eight-year jail terms for opposition activists

Russian prosecutors on Monday demanded eight-year jail terms for radical opposition leader Sergei Udaltsov and a fellow activist on charges of organising mass riots to destabilise Vladimir Putin`s rule.

Morsi`s son jailed on drug charges

An Egyptian court Wednesday sentenced the son of deposed Islamist president Mohamed Morsi and one of his friends to a year in prison for possession of drugs.

18-month jail for man for threatening, assaulting witness` son

A man has been sentenced to 18 months in jail by a Delhi court for injuring and criminally intimidating the son of a woman, who had deposed against him in a murder case.

Two jailed in Finland for campus massacre plot

A Finnish court jailed a man and a woman on Friday who met online and plotted a massacre at the country`s largest university.

Somaliland sentences 2 journalists to 3 years in jail: Colleagues

Two journalists in northern Somalia`s self-declared independent Somaliland region have been sentenced to three years in jail for false reports and defaming the government, reports said Wednesday, as rights groups condemned the sentence.

HC asks ex-MCD councillor to move regular bench for bail plea

The Delhi High Court today asked ex-MCD councillor Hiren Tokas, who is serving a five-year jail term in a bribery case, to approach its regular bench for his bail.

Present all Badaun case accused for lie detection tests: Court to jail authorities

A local court on Monday directed Badaun jail authorities to ensure the presence of all five accused in the alleged rape and murder of two Dalit sisters before Central Forensic Science Laboratory team from June 24 to June 26 for lie detection tests.

Al Jazeera journalists jailed in Egypt, supporters stunned

Three Al Jazeera journalists were jailed for seven years in Egypt on Monday after a court convicted them of helping a "terrorist organisation" by spreading lies, in a case that has raised questions about the country`s respect for media freedoms.

Saudi jails Shiites over flag insult

A court in Saudi Arabia sentenced five young Shiites on Sunday to jail terms ranging from three to six years for insulting the kingdom`s flag during protests, an official source said.

Ex-Jerusalem mayor jailed over corruption

An Israeli court sentenced former Jerusalem mayor Uri Lupolianski today to six years in prison for his part in a corruption scandal involving ex-premier Ehud Olmert.

China jails anti-corruption activists after high-profile trial

Three Chinese activists who campaigned for government officials to disclose their wealth were jailed on Thursday in the culmination of a high-profile trial that underscores Beijing`s resolve to clamp down on dissent.

US Supreme Court rejects Rajat Gupta`s last bid to avoid jail

India-born former Goldman Sachs director Rajat Gupta will have to report to jail on June 17 to begin his two-year sentence on insider trading charges after the US Supreme Court rejected his last-ditch bid to stay out of prison while he appealed his conviction.