Last Updated: Wednesday, December 18, 2013, 19:46
A local court on Wednesday sentenced four inmates of Ambala jail to two-year imprisonment for digging a tunnel inside their barrack.
Last Updated: Thursday, November 14, 2013, 00:03
Two alleged drug peddlers were arrested by police in Jammu and Kashmir`s Baramulla district on Wednesday, raising the number of those nabbed in the ongoing drive to four.
Last Updated: Thursday, October 24, 2013, 12:06
Officials of the central jail here Thursday opened a retail counter in a busy commercial complex in the city to sell a sweetmeat, `petha`, made by the jail inmates.
Last Updated: Wednesday, July 31, 2013, 21:26
In a written reply in the Legislative Assembly to a query by BJP MLA Girish Bapat, the Home Minister said as of June 2013, a total of 2,697 absconding accused were yet to be arrested.
Last Updated: Thursday, July 04, 2013, 14:39
Suspecting foul play in the death of a convict in a division jail in Bihar`s Nawada district on Thursday, fellow prisoners raised slogans prompting the jail officials to mobilise manpower to bring the situation under control.
Last Updated: Tuesday, June 25, 2013, 08:55
A section of prisoners along with the staff of Tihar Jail in Delhi on Monday donated Rs10 lakh for the Uttarakhand flood victims, an official said.
Last Updated: Tuesday, June 11, 2013, 09:29
Authorities in Southern Mexico are searching for nine inmates who were broken out of a prison by an armed gang in a violent jailbreak that killed two guards.
Last Updated: Tuesday, April 30, 2013, 23:30
Indian members of an Indo-Pak judicial committee on prisoners on Tuesday visited Sarabjit Singh who is in a comatose condition at a hospital here after being assaulted by inmates last week in a Pakistani jail.
Last Updated: Thursday, January 24, 2013, 20:32
The facility, also known as semi-open jail, would allow convicts to develop job skills.
Last Updated: Wednesday, January 02, 2013, 13:51
The inmates of coastal district central prisons of Rajahmundry and Visakhapatnam observed a five-minute silence in the memory of the 23-year-old Delhi gang-rape victim.
Last Updated: Sunday, December 16, 2012, 14:07
Bihar government will hold `bandi darbars` in jails across the state for on-the-spot resolution of complaints by jail inmates.
Last Updated: Thursday, November 22, 2012, 16:00
At least 17 prisoners were injured in a clash between two groups of inmates in divisional jail here in Bihar`s West Champaran district today, police said.
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