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Now, Tihar sets up AC restaurant, trained inmates to cook and serve

Last Updated: Sunday, July 13, 2014, 09:19

Delhi`s Tihar Jail has set up a restaurant where its inmates trained in hotel management will cook and serve food.

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.

Over 150 Hindu inmates keep Roza with 2,300 Muslims at Tihar

Last Updated: Sunday, July 06, 2014, 12:41

Setting an example of rare communal harmony, more than 150 Hindu inmates of Tihar Jail here are keeping roza, the dawn-to-dusk fast during Ramzan, along with over 2,300 Muslim inmates.

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.

AAP workers overdid protest outside Tihar jail: BJP MP

Last Updated: Sunday, June 22, 2014, 16:26

A day after Arvind Kejriwal was sent to jail for refusing to furnish the bail in a defamation case, BJP`s Delhi MP Ramesh Bidhuri said that AAP supporters had "overdone" their protest against the move outside Tihar jail.

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.

Indian Bank to employ Tihar inmates at its prison branch

Last Updated: Sunday, June 22, 2014, 09:52

Tihar Jail inmates with proven good conduct and qualifications will soon be working at "non-sensitive" positions at the Indian Bank branch at the prison.

Lekhi expresses desire to wear khaadi saree made by Tiharmates

Last Updated: Wednesday, June 18, 2014, 22:35

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.

Prison training

Last Updated: Friday, June 06, 2014, 15:16

Soon-to-be released inmates of Tihar jail are getting groomed to survive in the real world. Prachi Rege speaks to the trainers who have taken up the task of training the prisoners.

SC rejects Subrata Roy's bail plea again, lifts curbs on sale of assets

Last Updated: Wednesday, June 04, 2014, 17:16

In a setback to Sahara chief Subrata Roy, who is in jail for the last three months, the Supreme Court on Wednesday dismissed his plea to be put under house arrest but allowed the group to sell properties to mobilise Rs 5,000 crore in cash and an equal amount in bank guarantee for securing his release.

NIA tortured me, claims Bhatkal; Court seeks report from Tihar

Last Updated: Thursday, May 29, 2014, 19:56

Indian Mujahideen (IM) co-founder Yasin Bhatkal on Thursday claimed before a special court that he was "severely tortured" in NIA custody and kept in "solitary confinement" in Tihar Jail without proper food and treatment though he was suffering from stomach ailment.