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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......

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......

Prisoners turn entrepreneurs in Tihar

Mohammed Ehsan stands next to his weaving loom as he poses for the photographer. Working eight hours for six days every week, the 40-year-old father of two weaves 12 metres of cloth each day. "The......

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......

  People speak for tihar prisons

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Francisco
Q. Which are some of the famous jails/prisons in India?
Francisco:  A.  more

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MAdhavan Avadhany
Q. Is Tihar jail is going bloodthirsty? One more suicide case reported.
MAdhavan Avadhany:  A. tihar more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/is-tihar-jail-is-going-bloodthirsty-one-more-suicide-case-re/25222133/answers/28064840

venkatesaldevarajan
Q. Will the DMK people in Tihar prison implicate the Congress ministers for 2 G scam benefits ,once the UPA government is destabilized ?
Venkatesaldevarajan:  A. Jails, all over the world are like this. Even though jails are mainly built to accommodate and rectify the wrongdoers, often it spurs the criminal...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/will-the-dmk-people-in-tihar-prison-implicate-the-congress-m/21106262/answers/25222145

  Web results for Tihar Prisons
Accounts for Tihar inmates

NEW DELHI: Soon the Tihar jail inmates will have their own bank account. The step has been taken under the , which started in August this year.... ...

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/delhi/Accounts-for-Tihar-inmates/articleshow/45597612.cms
Swachh prison Spitfree zones come up in Tihar Jail

Spitfree zones have come up in the jail premises with posters warning officials of not spitting over the walls The prison headquarters said the... ...

http://feeds.hindustantimes.com/~r/HT-IndiaSectionPage-Topstories/~3/EahbvIDUHRM/story01.htm
Higher Education to become compulsory in Tihar Jail

Tihar Jail Authorities have decided to make higher education compulsory for adolescent inmates in Tihar Jail. Presently, studies are optional for... ...

http://indiatoday.intoday.in/story/compulsory-education-for-convicts-aged-18-to-21-years-at-tihar-jail/1/408139.html
Comedy in Tihar

This holiday season, entertainment channel Comedy Central has taken the task of spreading happiness all over with its campaign Spread The Cheer. It... ...

http://www.thehindu.com/features/metroplus/comedy-central-tihar-jail/article6711178.ece?utm_source=RSS_Feed&utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=RSS_Syndication
11 suicides in 3 years in Tihar, stress blamed

Eleven prisoners of Tihar Jail committed suicide and 16 attempted suicide in last three years till September 30, mainly because of stress due to... ...

http://www.deccanherald.com/content/448934/11-suicides-3-years-tihar.html

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