World News | Reuters | Wednesday July 31, 2013
Pakistani authorities moved some of their most notorious militant inmates after an intelligence warning of an imminent jailbreak but a Taliban raid this week has raised fears about the security of all Pakistani prisons.
Chandigarh News | NDTV Correspondent | Monday July 16, 2012
Former Punjab Cabinet Minister Bibi Jagir Kaur continues to wield political power even as a prisoner of law. Ms Kaur, who is serving a five-year sentence at the Kapurthala Central Jail in Chandigarh for forcing her daughter Harpreet Kaur to abort - who later died under mysterious circumstances - was found honouring the Inspector General, Prisons, i...
Chandigarh News | Press Trust of India | Monday May 7, 2012
The Punjab government on Monday ordered a probe into the alleged role of the Bathinda Prison Jail Warden in selling of drugs to prisoners. Punjab Jails Minister Sarwan Singh Phillaur had ordered the probe against Jail Warden Nachattar Singh, an official release said.
India News | NDTV Correspondent with PTI inputs | Tuesday April 3, 2012
Amid reports that VIP facilities including an LCD TV were being provided to Bibi Jagir Kaur, lodged in Theh Kanjla Jail in Kapurthala in connection with the abduction case of her daughter, a top Punjab Prisons official today ordered an inquiry into it.