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Gunmen free 21 prisoners in raid on southern Mali town

Gunmen attacked a bank and a prison in the southern Mali town of Banamba in the early hours of Monday, freeing 21 prisoners and looting cash, a security ministry spokesman said.

Jail remission for nearly 25,000 prisoners in Vietnam

As many as 24,826 prisoners across Vietnam shall benefit from remission of sentence ordered ahead of the country's 71st National Day on September 2, it was announced on Thursday.

Prisoners deserve to be treated with dignity: SC

Expressing concern over the surging numbers of those incarcerated in prisons across the country, the Supreme Court Friday said overcrowding of jails has gone up even after a slew of directions to check it.

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India, Pakistan exchange list of nuke installations, prisoners

India and Pakistan on Friday exchanged for the 25th consecutive year a list of their nuclear installations under a bilateral agreement that bars them from attacking each other's atomic facilities.

4,18,536 prisoners lodged in different jails in the country

There were a total of 4,18,536, inmates lodged in the jails in the country by the end of December 2014.

Pope Francis to meet prisoners at end of immigration-focused US visit

Pope Francis was set to meet with his bishops and a group of inmates at a Pennsylvania prison on Sunday before saying Mass for an expected crowd of 1.5 million people on the final day of his historic visit to the United States.

Afghan Taliban storm jail, release hundreds of prisoners

Taliban insurgents stormed a prison in Afghanistan on Monday, killing police and releasing more than 350 inmates, including nearly 150 deemed a threat to national security, and then attacked troops rushing to help, officials said.

At least 355 inmates escape after Taliban storm Afghan jail

At least 355 inmates escape after Taliban storm Afghan jail

Taliban insurgents stormed a prison in the central Afghan city of Ghazni early on Monday, killing police and releasing many prisoners, police said.

Cuba pardons thousands of prisoners ahead of visit by Pope Francis

Cuba's government announced pardons on Friday for more than 3,500 prisoners, setting the stage for an eagerly awaited visit by Pope Francis with the largest release of its kind since the 1959 revolution.

ISIS puts Norwegian, Chinese hostages up 'FOR SALE', with 'limited time offer'

ISIS puts Norwegian, Chinese hostages up 'FOR SALE', with 'limited time offer'

Barbaric extremist group Islamic State, which has in past released gruesome videos showing beheading of Western hostages, has now put the prisoners up for sale.