Coronavirus Outbreak: With 61,621 inmates over 50 years lodged in 1,399 prisons, huge challenge for India to insulate jails from pandemic
The court should also proactively provide bail to undertrials unless it is necessary to send the person to judicial custody.
A woman from Amroha district claimed she was given triple talaq by her jailed husband because she failed to provide him with a new dress on the day of Bakra Eid.
Assam floods turn colleges into makeshift 'jail', trafficking activities see spurt as state battles fever, diarrhoea amid deluge
Most of the flood-affected areas in Assam have been without power supply for the past week or more.
Video of Uttar Pradesh jail inmates flashing pistol goes viral; facing criticism, govt says pistol made of 'clay'
Facing criticism after video of Uttar Pradesh jail inmates brandishing a country-made pistol went viral, the state Home Department, said the pistol was made of "clay" and looked real as one of the two inmates was a 'good painter'
VK Singh tells Lok Sabha over 500 fishermen, 1,000 fishing boats believed to be in Pakistani custody
Over 500 Indian fishermen and more than 1,050 Indian fishing boats are believed to be in Pakistan's custody, the government said Wednesday
According to the case, Zia and three others abused their power and raised funds for Zia Charitable Trust from unknown sources.
Telangana Prisons Department to segregate rapists, offer counselling as part of special reform programme
Rape accused, convicts and undertrials lodged in different jails will also be covered under the Telangana Prison Department's counselling programme.
Rape-accused escapes Gurugram jail in garbage truck; police book prison officials for security lapses
The accused on Friday afternoon managed to escape from the district jail in Gurugram by discreetly boarding a garbage collection vehicle.
Open prisons: Solution to India's overcrowded jails can be used for better rehabilitation of convicts
Conceptually, open prisons were developed to rehabilitate prisoners who had almost completed their sentence.
US intelligence contractor Reality Winner, who leaked NSA top secret report, sentenced to five years in jail
A federal judge sentenced former US intelligence contractor Reality Winner on Thursday to more than five years in prison after she admitted leaking to a media outlet a top secret report on Russian interference in US elections
GV Prakash Kumar and Vasanthabalan have worked together on Veyil earlier which won the director a National Award.
The Dukes of Hazzard star John Schneider released from jail hours after his arrest for not paying alimony
John Schneider was arrested on 12 June but due to California's overcrowded prison system, he was released hours later
A fire allegedly set during an attempted jailbreak from Venezuelan police holding cells killed 68 people on Wednesday, the country's top prosecutor and an inmates' rights group said.
On Monday, the district jail in Orai was witness to a unique sight as eight donkeys "incarcerated" for the last four days in the prison were let off.
The families of six former British soldiers lodged in a Tamil Nadu jail expressed "sheer relief" after an Indian court acquitted them over an illegal weapons charge.
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
Byculla Jail officials submit production warrant against Indrani Mukerjea in connection with money laundering case
Byculla jail officials Monday produced before a court a production warrant issued by a Delhi court against Indrani Mukerjea, key accused in the Sheena Bora murder case, in connection with a money laundering case
The Mumbai Police Friday told the Bombay High Court that it would complete its probe into the death of the Byculla Jail inmate Manjula Shetye and file a chargesheet against the six arrested prison personnel within three weeks
The hearing for deciding the quantum of punishment to Dera Sacha Sauda chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh, convicted in a rape case by a CBI court in Panchkula on Friday, will take place through video-conferencing on 28 August