prison chief

Gunmen kill prison chief in Yemen's Aden

Gunmen on Friday killed the chief of the main prison in Yemen's southern port city of Aden where jihadists remain active, a security source said.

May 06, 2016, 23:43 PM IST

Guatemala prison chief arrested in corruption probe

The head of Guatemala`s prison system was arrested Wednesday on bribery and money-laundering charges linked to a notorious jail-based criminal syndicate, prosecutors said.

Sep 04, 2014, 07:11 AM IST

Iran replaces country`s prison chief

Iran`s judiciary has replaced the country`s prisons chief after reports of violence against political prisoners during a routine inspection in Evin Prison, media reports said on Wednesday.

Apr 23, 2014, 21:40 PM IST

Ben Ali brother-in-law dies in custody: Tunisia prison chief

Moncef Trabelsi, the brother-in-law of ousted Tunisian strongman Zine El Abidine Ben Ali who was jailed for fraud, has died in custody of a brain tumour, the country`s prisons chief said on Friday.

Apr 05, 2013, 20:30 PM IST

Ex-Khmer Rouge prison chief appeals sentence

Kaing Guek Eav admitted to overseeing torture and killing of 16,000 people.

Mar 28, 2011, 11:54 AM IST

Former Khmer Rouge prison chief seeks acquittal

Cambodia`s war crimes court will hear appeals next week in the case of Duch.

Mar 26, 2011, 16:18 PM IST

Khmer Rouge jailer gets 30 yrs in prision, outrage over sentence

A UN-backed tribunal sentenced the Khmer Rouge`s chief jailer to 35 years for overseeing the deaths of up to 16,000 people.

Jul 27, 2010, 00:37 AM IST

Khmer Rouge prison chief verdict set for July 26

Duch begged forgiveness for overseeing execution of 15,000 people at a jail.

May 24, 2010, 14:37 PM IST

Khmer Rouge prison chief could get 40 years

Prosecutors in the genocide trial of a former Khmer Rouge prison chief demanded a 40-year jail sentence Wednesday for a man who they described as snuffing out innocent lives and spreading terror across Cambodia.

Nov 25, 2009, 10:06 AM IST