India | Press Trust of India | Thursday March 6, 2014
Sahara chief Subrata Roy is being treated like any other prisoner in Tihar jail as he spent the day meeting his son, brother and a top company official besides reading newspapers in his cell.
India | Press Trust of India | Tuesday March 4, 2014
Sahara chief Subrata Roy, who was sent in judicial custody for a week in Delhi by the Supreme Court today, will be kept in high-security Tihar prison where he will sleep on the floor and eat jail food like an ordinary prisoner.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Tuesday January 28, 2014
A 72-year-old man has been sentenced to five years in jail by a Delhi court which found him guilty of having sexually assaulted a 10-year-old girl.
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Sunday December 22, 2013
A Delhi court has sentenced a man to 20 years in prison for raping a seven-year-old child, saying the society expects the perpetrator of this crime to be dealt with sternly.
Cities | IANS | Friday November 8, 2013
He was a rickshaw puller and she was a celebrity author. There was no way Manoranjan Byapari would have met Mahasweta Devi. But destiny willed otherwise.
India | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Monday October 21, 2013
Congress parliamentarian Rasheed Masood has been disqualified from the Rajya Sabha after he was sentenced to four years in prison by a Delhi court for corruption.
Assembly | Press Trust of India | Thursday October 10, 2013
The Election Commission on Wednesday clarified that any person enrolled in the electoral roll but confined in a prison or in police custody shall continue to be an elector and can contest polls if not convicted.
India | Edited by Diana George | Tuesday October 1, 2013
Rasheed Masood, a Congress parliamentarian, has been arrested after he was sentenced to four years in prison by a Delhi court for corruption.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Tuesday July 30, 2013
Tihar Jail has become the first prison in the country to get its very own FM radio station.
Cheat Sheet | Edited by Shamik Ghosh | Monday April 29, 2013
In a firmly worded statement, India has requested Pakistan to take a "sympathetic and humanitarian view" and release Sarabjit Singh, an Indian national who has been in prison in Pakistan for 23 years. Mr Singh, 49, has been in a coma since Friday whe...
Cities | Agence France-Presse | Monday March 25, 2013
A defendant in the New Delhi bus gang-rape trial was admitted to hospital on Monday with chest pains, a fortnight after his brother and co-accused was found dead in a prison cell, a report said.
India | Edited by Prasad Sanyal | Friday March 22, 2013
Controversial arms agent Abhishek Verma, currently in prison, has been accused repeatedly of bribing government officials to influence multi-crore arms deals. Now, NDTV has accessed scores of emails that the CBI says were written by Mr Verma. They na...
India | Reported by A Vaidyanathan (with inputs from agencies); Edited by Shamik Ghosh | Thursday March 21, 2013
Actor Sanjay Dutt has been sentenced to five years in prison by the Supreme Court which upheld his conviction for illegally possessing weapons in a case linked to the 1993 serial blasts in Mumbai. Over 250 people were killed in the terror attack.
India | Edited by Sindhu Manjesh | Tuesday March 12, 2013
Doctors at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) have completed the autopsy of Delhi gang-rape accused Ram Singh who was found dead in his cell in Tihar Jail yesterday. Sources say the initial findings of the post-mortem suggest suicide...
India | Reported by Alok Pandey, Tanima Biswas (with inputs from Agencies); Edited by Shamik Ghosh | Monday March 11, 2013
The main suspect in the fatal gang rape of a medical student on a Delhi bus, an attack that triggered angry protests and new laws to punish crimes against women, was discovered hanging in his prison by a constable at 5 am, jail officials told NDTV.
India | Agencies | Monday March 11, 2013
The main suspect in the fatal gang-rape of a medical student onboard a New Delhi bus, an attack that horrified the country and triggered protests and new laws to punish crimes against women, allegedly committed suicide in jail early this morning.
India | Associated Press | Monday March 11, 2013
The main suspect in the gang rape and fatal beating of a woman on a New Delhi bus, an attack that horrified Indians and set off national protests, committed suicide in jail on Monday, police officials said.
People | Edited by Shamik Ghosh | Tuesday March 12, 2013
Ram Singh was the driver of the white, private bus - used as a school bus on weekdays - in which six men brutally gang-raped a 23-year-old medical student on the evening of Sunday, December 16, 2012. He was one of the six men accused in the case. Ear...
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday March 11, 2013
Early in January, just days after the medical student they were accused of raping died in a Singapore hospital, the five men in Tihar Jail accused of raping and murdering her appeared to be depressed and were out on "suicide watch," jail officials ha...
India | Edited by Amit Chaturvedi (with inputs from agencies) | Monday March 11, 2013
Ram Singh, the key accused in the Delhi gang-rape case, has committed suicide inside the Tihar Jail premises where he was lodged.