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Hungry Kya? Head to Tihar Jail

Tihar Jail, South Asia's largest prison complex located in New Delhi, is today serving up delicacies -- cooked, served and operated by inmates -- and earning rave reviews. Situated on the......

Tihar inmates on hunger strike over new rule on meeting kin

More than 50 inmates of Tihar Jail have gone on a hunger strike against a recent guideline by prison authorities which allows them to meet their relatives only once a week instead of the two times......

'In Tihar nothing happens without authorities' knowledge'

'Ram Singh was under suicide watch and such prisoners are never left alone.' 'It is impossible for him to have committed suicide,' Professor S A R Geelani, who spent several years in Tihar,......

Ram Singh's death the third suicide in Tihar in 15 mths

Delhi gangrape accused Ram Singh's alleged suicide in the high-security Tihar jail, which houses over 12,000 prisoners, is the third such incident in the last 15 months. Singh, the prime accused in......

Afzal's family hasn't approached us: Tihar DG

The family of Afzal Guru, who was hanged two weeks ago at Tihar jail, has not yet approached the prison authorities to pray at his grave though the government has made the offer for his close......

Subrata Roy back to jail as deadline for special room ends

Sahara Chief Subrata Roy may have to go back to the Tihar jail barracks as the deadline for use of the prison's conference room and other facilities for negotiating deals with prospective buyers of......

Prisoners at Tihar jail have a role in making Maruti Alto parts

A new factory has been opened in South Asia's largest prison. For eight hours a day, six days a week, inmates of Tihar Jail here gather in an airy tin-roofed shed in Jail Two to tape long strands......

Tihar jail seeks IIM-A's help for better branding of products

Tihar Prisons has joined hands with IIM-Ahmedabad to improve branding and marketing of products manufactured by inmates at its in-house factory.A team from IIM-Ahmedabad will study the branded......

Campus hiring gives prisoners a new life

Tihar jail is planning to go for a second round of campus placement interview of its eligible inmates by the end of this year. Inspired by the success of the first recruitment drive that was......

India Inc on hiring drive at Tihar jail

This is a 'campus' placement drive with a difference. The potential employees are prisoners in Tihar jail, who have received vocational and professional training while serving their terms, once......

I played the game in true spirit, says Sreesanth

Out on bail after 27 days in Tihar jail, tainted India pacer Shantakumaran Sreesanth on Tuesday said he "does not want to forget this" episode as it taught him a lot of things. "I......
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37 Kashmiris Serving Life Imprisonment

Parents of caged youth stage protest SRINAGAR: Expressing deep concern over the deteriorating health of their beloved ones languishing in... ...

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CIC asks Tihar authorities to give info on jail functioning

mation regarding alleged irregularities in its functioning. The nation's largest prison is under the scanner over reports of irregularities in its... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/news-ani/cic-asks-tihar-authorities-to-give-info-on-jail-functioning-115052700524_1.html
CIC directs Tihar to divulge details on basic facilities given to inmates

NEW DELHI: Tihar Jail must voluntarily disclose the diet chart, standard of food, basic medical services and grievance redressal systems available... ...

http://economictimes.indiatimes.com/news/politics-and-nation/cic-directs-tihar-to-divulge-details-on-basic-facilities-like-diet-chart-medical-services-given-to-inmates/articleshow/47437684.cms
'I didn't know Sarbjit would one day become world famous, not as a kabadi player

Dalbir Singh, 61, is the older sister of Sarbjit Singh, a farmer from Bhikhiwind in Punjab (just 5 kms away from the Indo-Pakistan border). He by... ...

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Everything gets inside the porous walls of Tihar

Comment · print · T T T+· T- A view of Central Tihar Jail Complex, in New Delhi. File photo: Shiv Kumar Pushpakar TOPICS Three... ...

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