Tihar Jail

Dawood's fresh plot to kill Chhota Rajan in Tihar jail revealed, intel warning issued

Dawood's fresh plot to kill Chhota Rajan in Tihar jail revealed, intel warning issued

Dawood Ibrahim is plotting to kill underworld don Chhota Rajan, intelligence agencies have warned Tihar jail authorities.

Dec 27, 2017, 09:12 AM IST
Pained by undertrials languishing in jail despite bail: Delhi HC

Pained by undertrials languishing in jail despite bail: Delhi HC

The Delhi High Court has said it is "pained" by undertrials languishing in Tihar Jail despite getting bail as they could not furnish a bond or surety due to poverty and issued a slew of directions to be followed by trial courts to ensure that such people get relief.

Dec 17, 2017, 12:03 PM IST
British national, wanted in child abuse case, moves Delhi HC against extradition proceedings

British national, wanted in child abuse case, moves Delhi HC against extradition proceedings

A 73-year-old British national, wanted in a child abuse and trafficking case in the Philippines, has moved the Delhi High Court challenging the proceedings in a trial court to extradite him to that country.

Dec 10, 2017, 10:29 AM IST
Hizbul chief Salahuddin's son injured in Tihar jail scuffle

Hizbul chief Salahuddin's son injured in Tihar jail scuffle

All the 18 prisoners, including Syed Shahid Yusuf, were injured when the personnel of the Tamil Nadu special force intervened after one of their physically handicapped officers was assaulted by three inmates.

Nov 30, 2017, 20:20 PM IST
Govt seeks answers from Tihar over reports of assault on Kashmiri prisoners

Govt seeks answers from Tihar over reports of assault on Kashmiri prisoners

The Union Home Ministry has sought a report from the Director General of Tihar jail in the wake of media reports that a scuffle involving Kashmiri prisoners took place at the prison, leading to injuries.

Nov 29, 2017, 13:06 PM IST
Tihar jail official denies sexual harassment of Al-Qaeda man

Tihar jail official denies sexual harassment of Al-Qaeda man

A Tihar jail official on Thursday told the Patiala House court that sexual harassment allegations raised by suspected Al-Qaeda operative and British national Samiun Rahman is an endeavour to perpetrate security system.

Nov 10, 2017, 08:46 AM IST
Tihar chief to appear before Delhi court over 'inhuman' treatment complaint

Tihar chief to appear before Delhi court over 'inhuman' treatment complaint

Tihar Jail Superintendent will on Friday appear before a Delhi court over a plea filed by jailed gangster Neeraj Bawana, alleging inhuman treatment meted out to him in the prison.

Nov 03, 2017, 10:43 AM IST
Haryana singer's murder: Victim's sister claims husband killed both Harshita Dahiya, mother

Haryana singer's murder: Victim's sister claims husband killed both Harshita Dahiya, mother

In the latest twist in the murder case of Haryana singer Harshita Dahiya, the victim's sister has claimed that her husband plotted the murder of the 22-year-old. 

Oct 18, 2017, 12:43 PM IST

Delhi High Court to examine inhuman condition of inmates at Mandoli jail

Several prisoners have moved the Delhi High Court complaining about the inhuman conditions and lack of medical and employment facilities at the newly- commissioned Mandoli jail in the national capital.

Sep 10, 2017, 14:14 PM IST

Don't torture middleman in AIADMK symbol bribery case: Delhi HC to Tihar jail

The Delhi High Court on Monday told Tihar Jail authorities not to torture alleged middleman in All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (AIADMK) election symbol bribery case.

Jul 24, 2017, 23:03 PM IST
EC bribery case: Delhi HC seeks Tihar Jail's reply on plea of Sukesh Chandrashekhar alleging custodial violence

EC bribery case: Delhi HC seeks Tihar Jail's reply on plea of Sukesh Chandrashekhar alleging custodial violence

While directing Tihar Jail authorities to ensure that accused in the Election Commission bribery case Sukesh Chandrashekar is not tortured in custody, the Delhi High court on Monday said that any kind of violence won't be tolerated. Chandrashekhar was arrested in connection with the Election Commission bribery case involving AIADMK (Amma) faction leader T T V Dhinakaran.

Jul 24, 2017, 13:54 PM IST

Sukesh Chandrasekar, father given chargesheet copies in cheating case

Middleman Sukesh Chandrasekar, arrested recently by the Delhi Police for allegedly trying to bribe an Election Commission official on behalf of AIADMK (Amma) leader TTV Dhinakaran, was given copy of the charge sheet in a seven-year-old cheating case.

Jul 06, 2017, 15:10 PM IST
Yasin Bhatkal being harassed in Tihar Jail? Delhi court to hear IM top operative's plea

Yasin Bhatkal being harassed in Tihar Jail? Delhi court to hear IM top operative's plea

The Patiala House Court will continue the hearing on a plea by Indian Mujahideen (IM) co-founder Yasin Bhatkal alleging physical harassment and human rights violations by Tihar jail authorities.

Jun 08, 2017, 09:13 AM IST

Delhi Court seeks reply from Tihar Jail on Yasin Bhatkal's 'harassment' plea

A Delhi Court has sought reply from Tihar Jail authorities following the plea of Indian Mujahideen (IM) co-founder Yasin Bhatkal alleging physical harassment and human rights violation by jail authorities.

Jun 05, 2017, 16:52 PM IST
CBI appeals to exceed Mohammad Shahabuddin's remand

CBI appeals to exceed Mohammad Shahabuddin's remand

The investigating agency has filed charge-sheet against seven accused persons in the case while two accused, Mohammad Javed and Mohammad Kaif, are on bail.

Jun 05, 2017, 14:32 PM IST
Rajdeo Ranjan murder: Bihar court allows CBI to inquire Shahabuddin

Rajdeo Ranjan murder: Bihar court allows CBI to inquire Shahabuddin

A court in Bihar's Muzaffarpur district accepted the Central Bureau of Investigation's (CBI) plea for questioning Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) strongman Mohammad Shahabuddin in connection with journalist Rajdeo Ranjan murder case.

May 26, 2017, 18:29 PM IST

CBI names Shahabuddin as accused in journalist murder case

Mohammad Shahabuddin as an accused in the journalist Rajdeo Ranjan murder case.

May 26, 2017, 12:43 PM IST

Bodies of murdered property dealer's wife, daughters found

Highly decomposed bodies of a property dealer's wife and two daughters found from Daurala village in Meerut, who were allegedly killed at the behest of his business partner.

May 23, 2017, 14:40 PM IST

Did Chautala pass class XII exam? Documents beg to differ

However, the National Institute of Open Schooling (NIOS) has clarified that Chautala had appeared for class X and not class XII exams and neither of the results have been declared.

May 20, 2017, 20:12 PM IST