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''Trustworthy'' faces escape harsher punishment

The perceived trustworthiness of an inmate`s face may determine the severity of the sentence he receives, a study says.

Tihar Superintendent suspended inmates escape

Delhi government on Monday suspended a Tihar jail Superintendent in connection with the escape of two inmates from the prison last month.

Strategic arrest on Friday night violation of Constitution: CIC

Strategically arresting people on Friday night to deprive them a court hearing till Monday is a violation of the Constitution, the Central Information Commission has held.

China takes officials to prison as warning: Report

 Chinese officials have been sent on prison tours visiting inmates including former colleagues as a warning against corruption, state-run media said Monday, provoking mockery online.

36 killed as 40 inmates escape in Iraq prison break: Police

Forty inmates in a prison in eastern Iraq, including some convicted of terrorism charges, have escaped amid a riot that killed at least six police officers and 30 prisoners, authorities said on Saturday.

Ten Iraqi policemen, eight prisoners killed in jail break north of Baghdad

Ten Iraqi policemen and eight prisoners were killed late on Friday as dozens of inmates escaped from a prison holding 300 people charged with acts of terrorism, a security official and a police source said on Saturday.

Two dead, 21 injured in Athens prison fighting

 Two inmates were killed and 21 others injured during fighting that broke out in an Athens prison on Sunday, the justice ministry said.

Qaeda frees 300 inmates in Yemen jailbreak

Al Qaeda militants stormed a prison in southeastern Yemen on Thursday, freeing several hundred inmates including one of their leaders, a security official said.

Juvenile home inmates pelt stones at cops

Angry over poor quality of food served during Navratra, inmates of a juvenile home here tonight went on rampage and pelted stones at policemen.

Six inmates in Taiwan hostage standoff commit suicide

Six prisoners at a southern Taiwan jail committed suicide on Thursday, ending a standoff after they took several staff hostage to complain about unfair trials and demand their freedom, officials said.

'Bigg Boss 8 Halla Bol': Secret eviction shocks inmates!

'Bigg Boss 8 Halla Bol': Secret eviction shocks inmates!

Each episode of reality show 'Bigg Boss season 8 is giving its viewers all the 'masala' they want. Last night's saw Gautam Gulati in a weak moment, when Ali Quli Mirza tried to get him out from the torture task, so that Pritam Singh from his team wins it.

Tihar starts re-lodging of 6000 inmates

 In order to break groupism among the inmates, Tihar jail administration has started re-lodging more than 6,000 prisoners in an alphabetical order replacing the earlier practice of keeping the accused in similar cases together.

Ex 'Bigg Boss' inmates celebrate with Salman Khan on 49th birthday!

Ex 'Bigg Boss' inmates celebrate with Salman Khan on 49th birthday!

Salman Khan turned 49-year-old today and B-Town has been showering him with best of the wishes on Twitter.

Prison break frees 200 inmates in central Nigeria

Gunmen broke into a prison in the central Nigerian city of Minna, freeing around 200 inmates, a police spokesman and security sources said.

'Bigg Boss 8': Nigaar Khan enters house, inmates surprised!

'Bigg Boss 8': Nigaar Khan enters house, inmates surprised!

The drama, fights and unwanted abuses inside the mad house of 'Bigg Boss' will get more interesting as Nigaar Khan made her surprise entry inside the 'BB8' abode. In yet another unexpected twist, last season's winner Gauahar Khan's elder sister is seen entering the house as the fourth wild card member after Ali, Dimpy and Renee.

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.