Last Updated: Thursday, December 05, 2013, 23:30
Row over prison breach in Kozhikode jail took serious turn with Kerala Home Minister Thiruvanchur Radhakrishnan seeking an explanation from the DGP (Prisons) for his comments.
Last Updated: Thursday, December 05, 2013, 17:08
Jammu and Kashmir Director General of prisons has reviewed security of the Central Jail here.
Last Updated: Wednesday, November 20, 2013, 23:20
Should politicians be put under the scanner of dope test? The issue has been raised by the former Director General of Prisons, Shashikant.
Last Updated: Tuesday, November 12, 2013, 11:44
Death row inmate Ronald Phillips` lawyers say in a letter to the Ohio prisons agency that Phillips would also be willing to donate organs to other individuals.
Last Updated: Thursday, November 07, 2013, 08:22
The judicial custody of Lashkar-e-Toiba bomb-maker and terrorist Abdul Karim Tunda, arrested in a 1997 bomb blast case, ends on Thursday.
Last Updated: Tuesday, October 22, 2013, 19:46
All pending applications of convicts seeking release on parole must be referred to the Director General of Police (Prisons) for a decision, the Bombay High Court directed.
Last Updated: Friday, September 20, 2013, 19:16
Smoking is set to be banned in UK`s prisons amid fears of potential legal action by non-smoking staff and inmates over its harmful health effects.
Last Updated: Wednesday, September 18, 2013, 09:17
Seven months after his execution, Parliament house attack case convict Afzal Guru’s purported jail house diaries have stirred a hornet’s nest in Jammu and Kashmir.
Last Updated: Tuesday, August 27, 2013, 22:19
Gangster Abu Salem will be moved to a special cell in Thane jail following an attack on him inside Taloja Central Jail in Navi Mumbai, authorities told a court on Tuesday.
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: Thursday, June 27, 2013, 16:02
Taking cognizance of the scuffle inside a high security area of a jail here, the Meghalaya government Thursday removed Director-General, Prisons Kulbir Kishan.
Last Updated: Tuesday, June 18, 2013, 13:37
All the major and sensitive prisons in Balochistan have been put on high alert in the wake of threats by banned religious outfits.
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