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Jul 01, 2019
As Bhima Koregaon case accused await bail hearings, families decry dehumanising jail conditionsConversations with family members of those accused in the Bhima Koregaon case reveal the problems they face, from the lack of chairs and bedding in jail cells to the long wait for copies of data seized by the police
Jan 21, 2019
India's VIP prisoners: Jailed politicians, businessmen and godmen get special treatment; have TVs, ordered food at disposalMany other political leaders and ministers accused of corruption have enjoyed jail privileges previously. For instance, Suresh Kalmadi (CWG scam), Kanimozhi and A Raja (2G scam) enjoyed various comforts during their stay in Tihar.
Feb 26, 2018
Vinayak Damodar Savarkar's 52nd death anniversary: All you need to know about Hindutva ideologueVinayak Damodar Savarkar, also known as Veer Savarkar, is being remembered on his 52nd death anniversary on Monday
Jul 27, 2017
Sanjay Dutt's Yerwada Jail release: Bombay HC asks Maharashtra govt to explain actor's furloughsThe back-and-forth between the Maharastra government and the Bombay High Court — over the early release of actor Sanjay Dutt from Yerwada Jail, where he was serving a five-year sentence in connection with the 1993 blasts case — continues.
Jul 03, 2017
Byculla jail violence: State must pay heed to Bombay High Court order, improve prison conditionsDespite shocking reports coming after prison inspections, and an interim order passed as early as 3 March, 2016, hardly anything concrete has been done to improve the conditions of prisoners
Jun 30, 2017
Byculla Jail violence: Bombay High Court recommends reassessment of prisoners' security across MaharashtraIn the wake of the recent death of a woman inmate in Byculla jail, the Bombay High Court on Friday said the prisoners' security across the state needs to be looked into.
Jun 29, 2017
Bombay High Court raps govt for failing to improve condition of jails in MaharashtraThe Bombay HC ticked off the Maharashtra govt for its failure in taking steps to implement its earlier order to improve the conditions of jails in the state.
Jun 28, 2017
Byculla Jail violence: Manjula Shetye tried to redress malpractices which led to her fate, say inmatesBefore being imprisoned, Manjula used to be a teacher at Navjeevan School in Mumbai's eastern suburb of Bhandup. If given a chance, she would have liked to continue a career in academics but destiny had other plans.
May 30, 2017
Sanjay Dutt backs out of Total Dhamaal due to adult comedy, unavailibility of datesActor Sanjay Dutt quits the Dhamaal franchise; backs out of Total Dhamaal.
Sep 09, 2016
Anushka Sharma to play Maanyata Dutt in Rajkumar Hirani's Sanjay Dutt biopic?After working with director Rajkumar Hirani in PK, Anushka Sharma might soon be working with him on his upcoming biopic on Sanjay Dutt.