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A policeman, an inmate and prison-made technology: Rethinking how convicts can spend time in jail
India

A policeman, an inmate and prison-made technology: Rethinking how convicts can spend time in jail

While incarcerated, Amit Mishra — a software engineer accused of dowry harassment (charges that the court acquitted him for 14 months later) — built an enterprise resource planning (ERP) platform that fully automates all prison operations. DSP Harinder Singh, who prompted Mishra to spend his time in prison productively, has a kindly view of those who have come up against the judicial system.

Mehbooba Mufti should visit Tihar Jail to ensure Kashmiri inmates' welfare: Farooq Abdullah
India

Mehbooba Mufti should visit Tihar Jail to ensure Kashmiri inmates' welfare: Farooq Abdullah

Farooq Abdullah demanded that Jammu and Kashmir chief minister Mehbooba Mufti should visit Tihar Jail to find out the condition of Kashmiri inmates there.

Watch: California inmates fight wildfires for a buck an hour and love it
World

Watch: California inmates fight wildfires for a buck an hour and love it

553 inmates were sent to help take on the blazes ravaging the wine country north of San Francisco. In prison, these people are prisoners. But outside they are like any other fire fighter: no handcuffs, no chains, and no guards to watch over them. Perhaps the only thing that makes them stand out is an orange jump suit with the word "inmate" stamped on one of the pant legs.

TVF's Inmates is a hilariously desi version of FRIENDS — a review of Episode one
Entertainment

TVF's Inmates is a hilariously desi version of FRIENDS — a review of Episode one

Airtel could easily sponsor the nutcase friends in TVF's Inmates — “kyonki har ek friend zaroori hota hai..”

Lucknow Central cast meets Healing Hearts, the real-life band who inspired their film
Bollywood

Lucknow Central cast meets Healing Hearts, the real-life band who inspired their film

Lucknow Central is inspired by a real-life band called Healing Hearts, comprising inmates of Adarsh Karagar jail. The band was formed with the help of senior police superintendent V K Jain

Watch: Australian prison provides rehab for inmates and animals
World

Watch: Australian prison provides rehab for inmates and animals

Inmates at an Australian prison are caring for animals that have been abandoned, attacked by predators, hit by cars or even seized in a drug bust as part of a rehabilitation programme.

Beauty behind bars: Recycled lipstick for Thailand's inmates
World

Beauty behind bars: Recycled lipstick for Thailand's inmates

Desperate to brighten up the gloom of Thai prison life, Prontip Mankong and her fellow female inmates used to sneak food colouring from the kitchen and mix it with vaseline to create a homemade lipstick.

Byculla jail violence: Court orders six accused to stay in police custody till 14 July
India

Byculla jail violence: Court orders six accused to stay in police custody till 14 July

A metropolitan magistrate's court here Friday extended till 14 July the police custody of six personnel of Byculla prison

Indrani Mukherjea among 200 booked for rioting in Byculla Jail post convict's death; officials say she instigated prisoners
India

Indrani Mukherjea among 200 booked for rioting in Byculla Jail post convict's death; officials say she instigated prisoners

Nearly 200 inmates from Byculla Jail, including Indrani Mukerjea, the prime accused in the Sheena Bora murder case, have been booked for rioting and other offences following the death of a woman convict.

International Yoga Day 2017: Delhi's jail inmates find rehabilitation through meditation
India

International Yoga Day 2017: Delhi's jail inmates find rehabilitation through meditation

In many of Delhi jails, inmates are finding rehabilitation through meditation. On International Yoga Day, almost 15,000 prisoners are practising yoga.

Tracking tattoos: A new frontier for FBI
News & Analysis

Tracking tattoos: A new frontier for FBI

A research undertaken by Electronic Frontier Foundation has many civil liberty groups and human rights and privacy groups fuming in USA.

Even jail can't save you from exams: 279 inmates to appear for state board examinations in Uttar Pradesh
India

Even jail can't save you from exams: 279 inmates to appear for state board examinations in Uttar Pradesh

Nearly 280 inmates lodged in various jails of Uttar Pradesh will appear for the state board examinations beginning on Thursday.

Kerala jail inmates to get personal email ids as part of state's e-literacy programme
India

Kerala jail inmates to get personal email ids as part of state's e-literacy programme

In a path-breaking move, all those currently lodged in jails across Kerala will soon get a personal email id.

'It's your fundamental right': Punjab HC allows jail inmates to have sex with partners
India

'It's your fundamental right': Punjab HC allows jail inmates to have sex with partners

In a historical judgement, the Punjab and Haryana High Court has allowed inmates to have sex with their partners as long as they are married and want to have a child.

Tihar inmates to receive life insurance coverage under Jan Dhan Yojna
India

Tihar inmates to receive life insurance coverage under Jan Dhan Yojna

Jan Dhan Yojna, launched by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on 28 August, aims at providing access to banking facilities to all the citizens of the country.

RJ inmates: Jail in Pune starts radio station entirely managed by prisoners
India

RJ inmates: Jail in Pune starts radio station entirely managed by prisoners

The Yerwada Central Prison in Pune launched its internal radio station which will be entirely run by inmates.

Odisha: 13 juveniles escape home, nabbed by police
India

Odisha: 13 juveniles escape home, nabbed by police

Thirteen of the 27 inmates who escaped from a state-run juvenile home in Odisha's Ganjam district two days ago, after assaulting its superintendent and other staff, have been nabbed.