Last Updated: Sunday, September 15, 2013, 12:08
One prisoner was killed and seven were injured in a jailbreak attempt in Myanmar, state media reported Sunday.
Last Updated: Tuesday, September 03, 2013, 21:50
The government in Pakistan`s Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa province on Tuesday warned prisoners who escaped during a recent jailbreak that they would face terrorism charges if they did not surrender within 15 days.
Last Updated: Monday, September 02, 2013, 11:42
Jaishankar, a 36-year-old undertrial facing more than two dozen criminal charges including rape and murder, gave the officials and guards at the high security Parappana Agrahara Central prison the slip in the wee hours
Last Updated: Sunday, August 11, 2013, 16:42
Four Pakistani policemen were arrested today for alleged negligence during last month`s daring attack by the Taliban on a high-security jail that led to the escape of nearly 250 inmates, including 35 hard-core militants.
Last Updated: Monday, July 29, 2013, 11:42
As many as 349 inmates, escaped last week from Baghdad`s major prison during assault by Islamic militants, were recaptured, said chief security officer of Baghdad.
Last Updated: Sunday, July 28, 2013, 09:25
In a major jailbreak, nearly 1,200 convicts, most of them facing serious charges, escaped from a prison near Libyan city of Benghazi Saturday, a security official said.
Last Updated: Monday, July 22, 2013, 17:35
Militants attacked two Iraqi prisons including the notorious Abu Ghraib in a bid to free inmates, sparking all-night clashes in which at least 41 people were killed, officials said on Monday.
Last Updated: Tuesday, July 16, 2013, 20:43
Malaysia went on high alert after four Indonesian terrorists escaped from a prison in Indonesia’s Medan city during a riot last week.
Last Updated: Sunday, June 23, 2013, 19:13
An Egyptian court asked the Interpol to arrest Hamas and Hezbollah militants who stormed a prison in 2011 and freed 34 Islamist leaders, including President Mohammed Mursi.
Last Updated: Sunday, June 23, 2013, 16:25
An Egyptian court says Muslim Brotherhood members conspired with Hamas, Hezbollah and local militants to storm a prison in 2011 and free 34 Brotherhood leaders, including President Mohammed Morsi.
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: Saturday, May 18, 2013, 19:39
City Crime Branch on Saturday filed a chargesheet against 24 persons, all of whom are under trials in 2008 Ahmedabad serial blasts case.
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