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.
India News | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Tuesday November 25, 2014
Former Delhi University vice chancellor Deepal Pental has been detained in a Delhi court on a plagiarism complaint by a fellow professor.
Friday October 31, 2014
Sahara group has paid Rs 31 lakh to Tihar Jail authorities as charges for the stay of its chief Subrata Roy in an air-conditioned facility and using services like phone, internet and video conferencing for 57 days to negotiate sale of his luxury hote...
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday October 22, 2014
In an effort to empower the women inmates of Delhi's Tihar jail, an e-Library has been set up in its premises which would cater only to them.
Assembly | Press Trust of India | Monday October 20, 2014
Opposition (INLD) which was eyeing to wrest power from the Congress after about 10 years with its Chief Om Prakash Chautala going to the extreme end of declaring his intention to take oath in the Tihar Jail, ended up with its lowest vote share in the...
Assembly | Indo-Asian New Service | Sunday October 12, 2014
Haryana Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda has lashed out at former chief minister and Indian National Lok Dal leader Om Prakash Chautala for his remarks that he would take oath as the next chief minister in Tihar Jail.
India News | Reported by Tanima Biswas; edited by Mala Das (with inputs from Agencies) | Saturday October 11, 2014
Former Haryana chief minister Om Prakash Chautala, 79, today surrendered at Tihar Jail, after the Delhi High Court cancelled his bail and ordered him to discontinue his political rallies.
Assembly | Agencies | Saturday October 11, 2014
Former Haryana chief minister Om Prakash Chautala is expected to surrender to Tihar Jail authorities today, after the Delhi High Court cancelled his bail yesterday and ordered him to discontinue his political rallies.
Friday October 3, 2014
The Supreme Court on Friday declined to give an urgent hearing to the plea of jailed Sahara chief Subrata Roy seeking bail to attend the cremation and perform rituals relating to the death of his aunt.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday October 1, 2014
Sahara chief Subrata Roy was today sent back to his cell in Tihar jail at the end of the period granted by the Supreme Court to stay at an air conditioned facility in the complex to negotiate sale of his overseas luxury hotels.
Wednesday October 1, 2014
Sahara chief Subrata Roy was on Wednesday sent back to his cell in Tihar Jail at the end of the period granted by the Supreme Court to stay at an air conditioned facility in the complex to negotiate sale of his overseas luxury hotels.
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Monday September 22, 2014
A 25-year-old woman who was allegedly set ablaze by her father-in-law, a Deputy Superintendent of Tihar Jail, and her husband on Wednesday evening, succumbed to her injuries last night in New Delhi at Safdarjung Hospital.
Delhi News | Edited by Veer Arjun Singh (with inputs from PTI) | Thursday September 18, 2014
A Deputy Superintendent of Delhi's Tihar Prison has been arrested on the charges of attempting to murder his daughter-in-law in Vasant Kunj, south Delhi.
A Vadiyanathan | Monday September 8, 2014
Sahara chief's lawyer had earlier requested the court to extend Mr Roy's stay as negotiations for sale of overseas hotels are at a crucial stage and the deal is likely to get fetch around Rs 1,800 crore.
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday September 7, 2014
For the first time in the country, a jail will cater to the production unit of India's leading car makers under a public-private partnership, providing training and better employment opportunities to the inmates.
Sunday September 7, 2014
For the first time in the history of Indian automotive industry, a manufacturing unit has been set up inside a jail premises where work will be carried out by prison inmates.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday September 2, 2014
Keeping in mind the health and age-related problems faced by elderly inmates, Tihar Director General Alok Verma today inaugurated a new ward for the senior inmates lodged at the prison.
India News | Reuters | Monday August 18, 2014
The Sultan of Brunei has made a bid for New York's Plaza Hotel, Dream Hotel and London's Grosvenor House hotel, the Wall Street Journal's website edition reported on Saturday, citing people familiar with the situation.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday August 13, 2014
The Supreme Court on Monday issued a notice to the Central Bureau of Investigation or CBI on a plea by DMK MP Kanimozhi in 2G scam case for quashing of the charges against her in the spectrum allocation scam, claiming she has been falsely implicated ...