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Over 4000 inmates of Tihar jail celebrate Eid with fervour

Last Updated: Tuesday, July 29, 2014, 20:45

Over 4,000 inmates of Tihar jail, belonging to different faiths, on Monday celebrated Eid-ul-Fitr with enthusiasm by offering prayers and having special dishes.

Yasin Bhatkal is in habit of filing false complaints: Tihar

Last Updated: Friday, July 25, 2014, 20:06

Indian Mujahideen (IM) co-founder Yasin Bhatkal is in a "habit of filing false complaints", the Tihar jail authority on Friday told a Delhi court while responding to his plea in which he had alleged that he was being treated "worse than an animal" in the high security prison.

SC asks NCT govt to make arrangement for Roy to meet buyers of his properties in Tihar

Last Updated: Friday, July 25, 2014, 19:06

The Supreme Court on Friday asked the Delhi government to explore a venue within Tihar jail complex where Subrata Roy can hold negotiations with buyers of his properties by meeting them personally or through video conferencing.

SC asks Delhi govt to explore venue for Sahara chief for property sale

Last Updated: Friday, July 25, 2014, 15:50

The Supreme Court on Friday asked the Delhi govt to explore venue within Tihar jail complex where Subrata Roy can hold negotiations to sell his properties in India and abroad to raise Rs 10,000 crore to deposit with SEBI as directed to get regular bail.

Sahara Chief Subrata Roy seeks SC nod for shifting to Tihar guest house

Last Updated: Thursday, July 24, 2014, 21:20

The bench said it will look into the application and seek the response of jail authorities when it will come for hearing.

Breather for Tihar Jail as Mandoli Jail to be ready by Dec

Last Updated: Wednesday, July 23, 2014, 20:59

The load of inmates on Tihar Jail will lesson by December this year as the construction work of Mandoli Jail complex in Northeast Delhi nears its completion.

Being treated worse than animal in Tihar Jail, claims Yasin Bhatkal

Last Updated: Monday, July 21, 2014, 20:10

Indian Mujahideen (IM) co-founder Yasin Bhatkal, arrested for his alleged involvement in various terror strikes across India, on Monday claimed before a court here that he is being treated "worse than an animal" in Tihar Jail and not provided proper food in the holy month of Ramzan.

Tihar Director General Vimla Mehra transferred

Last Updated: Thursday, July 17, 2014, 23:37

Delhi`s Tihar jail Director General Vimla Mehra, the second woman to serve as the DG after Kiran Bedi, was on Thursday transferred by the Union Home Ministry.

Provide treatment to Jagtar S Hawara: HC to Tihar official

Last Updated: Friday, July 11, 2014, 21:00

The Delhi High Court on Friday asked Tihar Jail Superintendent to provide proper medical care to Babbar Khalsa International (BKI) terrorist Jagtar Singh Hawara, the mastermind in the killing of Punjab Chief Minister Beant Singh in 1995.

Hi-tech security systems to be installed in Delhi prisons

Last Updated: Sunday, June 29, 2014, 23:58

Hi-tech security systems will be installed in three prisons in Delhi, including Tihar, to prevent smuggling of surgical blades and other prohibited items inside the jails.

Delhi jails to get hi-tech security systems

Last Updated: Sunday, June 29, 2014, 18:44

Hi-tech security systems will soon be installed in three prisons in Delhi, including the Tihar Jail complex, to ensure that surgical blades and other prohibited items are not smuggled inside, the government said Sunday.

Keep gun-toting guards, inmates away for TIP by children: HC

Last Updated: Sunday, June 22, 2014, 13:31

Delhi High Court has directed Tihar Jail authorities to ensure a "congenial and conducive environment" during participation of child witnesses of below 12 years of age by keeping them away from inmates and "gun- toting guards" in the main prison complex.