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Jan 09, 2017
Brazil: Third deadly prison uprising in a week leaves 4 people deadFour people were killed in a riot at a jail in Brazil on Sunday, the nation's third deadly prison uprising in a week.
Nov 23, 2016
Demonetisation: Convicts approach Gauhati HC seeking to exchanging old notesThe inmates moved the HC contending it has become a problem for the prisoners to deposit their cash in hand, which was in demonetised notes.
Sep 19, 2016
Over 17,000 women were in prisons in India at the end of 2014, reveals NCRB dataAs many as 17,681 women were in prisons at the end of 2014, according to data from the National Crime Records Bureau (NCRB).
Sep 12, 2016
China announces prison reforms to improve conditions in jails and safeguard rights of detaineesIn a bid to address criticism over labour camps and poor conditions in jails, China announced on Monday that the prison reforms and other measures to safeguard the legitimate rights and interests of detainees
Aug 07, 2016
Oscar Pistorius treated in hospital for injuries after fall in prisonConvicted murderer Oscar Pistorius has returned to his prison cell in South Africa's capital after being treated at hospital for injuries sustained in a fall.
Jul 24, 2016
Two Mexican kidnappers sentenced to 520 years in prisonTwo men involved in one of Mexico's most shocking kidnapping and killing incidents have each been sentenced to 520 years in prison, media reported on Saturday.
Jun 28, 2016
Jammu and Kashmir: Over 200 people lodged in jails in militancy-related casesOver 200 persons, including 36 foreigners and four non-state subjects, are lodged in various jails in Kashmir in connection with militancy-related cases.
May 08, 2016
Three-Fourth death row convicts in India are socio-economically backward: ReportMore than three-fourths of death row convicts in the country belong to socially, economically and educationally backward section of the society, according to a report.
Apr 29, 2016
North Korea sentences US citizen to 10 years in prison for espionageNorth Korea on Friday sentenced a US citizen of Korean heritage to 10 years in prison after convicting him of espionage and subversion
Apr 20, 2016
I was beaten, chopped and kicked out of hospital: Franklyn Rose on racial injustice in New ZealandArray