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Oct 02, 2017
Kuwait releases 22 Indian prisoners, reduces sentence of 97 inmatesKuwait has released 22 Indian prisoners and commuted the sentences of 97 others lodged in various prisons of the country after the emir reduced their sentences.
Jul 01, 2017
Pakistan releases provides list of 546 Indian prisoners; names includes 494 fishermenAt least 546 Indian nationals, including nearly 500 fishermen, are languishing in Pakistani jails
Jun 07, 2017
India, Somalia agree to prisoner exchange arrangementIndia and Somalia have agreed to transfer each other's prisoners to jails in their own country.
Dec 03, 2016
Heart of Asia Summit: Parents of Indian prisoner in Pakistan seek meeting with Sartaj AzizParents of Indian national Hamid Ansari, who is lodged in a Pakistani jail, will seek to meet Pakistani Prime Minister's Foreign Affairs Advisor Sartaj Aziz at the two-day Heart of Asia conference which begins on Saturday.
Sep 15, 2016
1,700 died in overcrowded prisons in 2014; 89 percent of natural causesAs many as 1,702 prisoners died in jails nationwide in 2014, according to this reply by the ministry of home affairs to the Lok Sabha (Parliament’s lower house) in August 2016.
Aug 31, 2016
No parole for rapists, murderers in Maharashtra: State Prisons Rules amendedConvicts serving jail sentence for rape, rape and murder and dacoity in Maharashtra will not be eligible for "regular" parole, as per the amendments to the prison rules made in the backdrop of a convict jumping parole in a sensational murder case in Mumbai.
Aug 11, 2016
Sushma Swaraj meets family of Indian prisoner attacked in Pakistan jailWe have reminded the Government of Pakistan of its responsibility to ensure his security," Swarup said.
Jun 07, 2016
After PM Narendra Modi's visit, Qatar releases 23 Indian prisonersQatar has released 23 Indian prisoners following Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit to the Gulf nation as part of his ongoing five-nation sojourn.
Apr 19, 2016
Body of Indian prisoner Kirpal Singh brought back to the countryThe body of Indian prisoner Kirpal Singh, who died in suspicious circumstances in a Lahore jail last week, was brought back to India on Tuesday
Jul 24, 2015
Install CCTVs in prisons, SC tells centre, statesSC directed the central government and all the states to install CCTV cameras in all prisons across the country and take a call on installing them in police lock-ups, if there are incidents.