Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday June 30, 2015
Two small-time burglars pulled off a near-impossible jailbreak from the high-security Tihar prisons here during which they scaled three 13-feet high walls and drilled a hole in the fourth one which was two-feet wide.
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Monday June 29, 2015
Lieutenant Governor Najeeb Jung has ordered a magisterial inquiry by District Magistrate (South West) into the daring jail break incident at Tihar Jail even as the Delhi government favoured a probe by Divisional Commissioner (west district).
Delhi News | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday June 29, 2015
Lieutenant Governor Najeeb Jung on Monday ordered a magisterial inquiry after two inmates escaped from the Tihar Central Jail, an official statement said.
Delhi News | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Monday June 29, 2015
Two prisoners dug a 10-foot tunnel under a wall in the dead of night to escape from Delhi's Tihar jail, one of the country's most high security prisons.
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday June 28, 2015
Life convicts in Tihar prison with proven good conduct will now be trained in growing organic fruits and vegetables in the complex, an initiative which will engage them in a meaningful manner.
Delhi News | Indo-Asian News Service | Sunday June 21, 2015
At least 8,000 inmates at the Tihar Central Jail in Delhi performed yoga on the occasion of International Yoga Day today.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday June 18, 2015
The Supreme Court is likely to pronounce, on Friday, the verdict that will decide the fate of Sahara chief Subrata Roy and two group directors who are in jail since March 4 last year for not complying with the court's order to return investors' Rs.24...
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday June 12, 2015
The 1993 Delhi bomb blast case convict Devinder Pal Singh Bhullar was today shifted to Amritsar Central Jail from Delhi's Tihar Jail after being brought by road from the national capital amidst tight police security.
Monday June 1, 2015
A Delhi court on Monday fixed for next month the proceedings in an Income Tax case in which Sahara chief Subrata Roy, now lodged in Tihar Jail, and others have been accused of not filing returns for a group company for 2013-14 assessment year.
Monday May 25, 2015
The Delhi High Court on Monday extended till July 2 trial court proceedings against Sahara chief Subrata Roy, now lodged in Tihar Jail, in an income tax case for allegedly not filing returns for a group company for assessment year 2013-14.
Delhi News | Agencies | Thursday May 14, 2015
Two inmates of Tihar Jail have died on Thursday, reportedly under mysterious circumstances.
Tuesday March 24, 2015
A Delhi court on Tuesday issued a warrant for the appearance of Sahara chief Subrata Roy, now lodged in Tihar Jail, in an income tax case in which he has been accused of not filing returns for a group company for assessment year 2013-14.
Opinion | Ashok Malik | Thursday March 5, 2015
India's Daughter is, of course, a journalistic documentation and not a fictionalised feature film, writes Ashok Malik.
India News | Agencies | Wednesday March 4, 2015
Home Minister Rajnath Singh today summoned a top official of Delhi's Tihar Jail over the interview of a rapist convicted in the 2012 Delhi gang-rape for "India's Daughter," a documentary by filmmaker Leslee Udwin.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday March 3, 2015
The Union Home Ministry's refusal to hand over the mortal remains of executed Parliament attack convict Afzal Guru to his family gives rise to suspicion that he might have been cremated rather than buried inside Delhi's Tihar Jail, lawmaker Sheikh Ab...
Indo-AsianNews Service | Friday February 27, 2015
Currently facing trial in a Delhi court, S Sreesanth was attacked during his 26 days in Tihar jail, reveals his sister.
Delhi News | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday February 12, 2015
The Delhi High Court today issued notice to the central and Delhi governments on the deplorable conditions of undertrial prisoners, including women and the mentally challenged, in jails here.
Delhi News | Press Trust India | Sunday February 8, 2015
Tihar Jail authorities who have launched a major drive to get the health check up of its over 13,000 inmates done.
Tuesday January 13, 2015
This comes after a similar 57-day stay at the special facility till September 30 by Mr Roy on the top court's direction. Sahara group had then paid Rs 31 lakh to Tihar jail as charges for the facility. Mr Roy has now been allowed to use of facility t...
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Sunday January 11, 2015
A bio-gas plant with a capacity of treating 750 kilograms of waste per day, a herbal garden that boasts of a variety of medicinal herbs, a water recycling unit providing potable water to thousands are some of the green initiatives taken by authoritie...
Sunday December 21, 2014
Inmates of Delhi's high-security Tihar Jail will soon get life and accidental insurance cover as the prison administration, in collaboration with Indian Bank, has decided to get their accounts opened under the Jan Dhan scheme.
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday December 21, 2014
Inmates of Delhi's high-security Tihar jail will soon get life and accidental insurance cover as the prison administration, in collaboration with Indian Bank, has decided to get their accounts opened under the Jan Dhan Yojna.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday December 11, 2014
A Delhi court today remanded the driver of US-based cab service provider Uber, arrested for allegedly raping a 27-year old woman executive, in judicial custody till December 24, amid a ruckus by striking lawyers.
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Thursday December 4, 2014
Tihar Jail administration will hold English, Punjabi and Urdu language classes for inmates to impart reading, writing and speaking skills for their personality development and to make them employment ready.