Tag: Jail

Nawaz Sharif seeks release from jail on medical grounds

Islamabad: Former Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif filed a fresh petition in the Islamabad High Court seeking release from prison…

Lalu will never get out of jail: Nitish

Patna: Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Tuesday asserted that Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) chief Lalu Prasad, jailed for corruption,…

Delhi: Hindu prisoners also observe fast during Ramadan

New Delhi: In the jails of Delhi, there are 16,665 prisoners out of which 2,658 are fasting. According to the…

850 Indians freed from Saudi jails on my request: Modi

Lucknow: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday said that it was on his request that Saudi Arabia released 850 Indians…

Rajasthan man returns home after spending 6 yrs in Pak jail

Bundi (Rajasthan): A man returned to his home in Bundi district of Rajasthan on Sunday after spending almost six years…

Dr Mohammed Shareef of Malegaon released from jail before completion of term

Malegaon: Dr Mohammed Shareef who was implicated in various serious cases was released before the completion of his jail term.…

New York becomes first major US city to make jail phone calls free

New York: New York has become the first major city in the United States to waive off charges for making…

Cricketer gets five-year sentence for raping woman

London: An Australian-born cricketer who raped a woman he found "dozing" in his teammate's bedroom was jailed for five years…

Bangladesh jails three Rohingya extremists for 10 years

Dhaka: A Bangladesh court Sunday sentenced three Rohingya extremists of a now defunct militant group to 10 years in jail…

Turkish opposition daily cartoonist sent back to jail

Istanbul:Six former staff of the opposition daily Cumhuriyet including cartoonist Musa Kart went back to prison on Thursday after an…

Hyderabad: Husband lands in jail after wife lodges police complaint

Hyderabad: LB Nagar Court pronounced one year imprisonment and a fine of Rs. 2000 to a person who had harassed…

Hyderabad man jailed in Saudi Arabia; wife seeks Sushma Swaraj’s help

Hyderabad: Alleging that her husband has been jailed by Saudi authorities on false allegations of theft, Hyderabad resident Salam Begum…

If Sadhvi Pragya is fit to contest election, she is fit to be in jail: Omar Abdullah

NC vice-president Omar Abdullah said on Thursday that if Sadhvi Pragya Singh Thakur, the BJP candidate from Bhopal and an…

Bahrain jails 138 for planning Iran-linked ‘terror’ group

Dubai: Bahrain on Tuesday jailed 138 people and revoked their citizenship for plotting to form a "terror" group with links…

Woman prisoner alleges sexual harassment by jail superintendent

Muzaffarpur: A woman prisoner at Muzaffarpur's Shaheed Khudiram Bose Central Jail has alleged Jail Superintendent Rajiv Kumar Singh, a woman…

Give me 5 more years to put Congress netas in jail: Modi

Gandhinagar: Launching a blistering attack on the Congress, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday charged it with looting the country,…

Woman lands in jail for calling ex-husband’s new wife a ‘horse’

Dubai: A British woman and her teenage daughter were arrested for some earlier comments she had made on a Facebook…

Palestinians in Israeli jails launch hunger strike: NGO

Ramallah: Dozens of Palestinians in Israeli jails began a hunger strike on Monday, the Palestinian Prisoners' Club NGO said, a…

British woman faces Dubai jail over ‘horse’ insult

Abu Dhabi: A UK woman is facing two years in jail in Dubai for calling her former husband's new wife…

Shiv Sena slams Congress, says ‘Individual freedom’ prevails in India

Mumbai: The Shiv Sena on Saturday hit out at Congress president Rahul Gandhi, saying the latter is 'roaming free' despite…