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Apr 20, 2019
Prisoner accuses Tihar jail authorities of branding 'Om' symbol on his back, denying him foodNabbir also accused the Tihar jail authorities of thrashing him and also making this symbol with hot metal and forcing him to fast.
Jan 18, 2019
From Bihar to Tihar: Read an excerpt from Kanhaiya Kumar's story, where he recounts entry to JNUIn March 2016, Kanhaiya Kumar, the president of the JNU Students Union, was arrested on charges of sedition, locked up in Tihar jail and beaten up by lawyers in Patiala House court. He
Nov 28, 2017
Mehbooba Mufti expresses concern over allegations of harassment of Jammu and Kashmir prisoners in Tihar JailMufti on Tuesday expressed serious concern over the alleged harassment and physical torture of Kashmiri prisoners at the Tihar Central Jail in New Delhi
Nov 03, 2017
Al-Qaeda suspect British national alleges sexual harassment in Tihar JailThe accused alleged that he was forced to live in inhuman conditions inside the Tihar jail and it lacks basic facilities such as proper food, drinking water, sanitation and medical aid.
Feb 28, 2017
Kashmiri prisoners face physical abuse in jails outside state as conditions remain pitiable at homeKashmiris lodged in prisons in Jammu and Kashmir and outside the state are often attacked and thrashed by the jail staff and treated in most inhumane conditions, claims reports
Jun 10, 2016
Delhi Police foils attempt on Chhota Rajan's life: Four arrestedDelhi police have arrested four persons for allegedly hatching a plan to kill gangster Chhota Rajan, presently lodged in Tihar jail.
May 01, 2016
Chhota Rajan faces death threat from Chhota Shakeel while in Tihar jailUnderworld don Chhota Rajan, deported to India after being caught from Bali in Indonesia in October last year, continues to face death threat.
Aug 25, 2015
Two prisoners killed, five injured in a clash inside van heading towards Tihar jailTwo prisoners were on Tuesday killed and five injured in a clash that broke out between two groups inside a moving jail van heading to Tihar jail.
Jun 29, 2015
Tihar jail break: Delhi L-G Najeeb Jung orders magisterial inquiryLt Governor Najeeb Jung on Monday ordered a magisterial inquiry into the daring jail break incident at Tihar Jail from where two undertrials managed to escape.
May 15, 2015
After recent spate of violence, 12 Tihar jail officials suspended for dereliction of dutyTwelve Tihar jail officials have been suspended in three weeks for dereliction of duty and allegedly supplying prohibited items to inmates even as the facility has been rocked in recent days by a spate of cases of violence and death of prisoners.