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

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

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

venkatesaldevarajan
Q. Has Kanimozhi gained more weight or lost some weight while in Tihar ??
Venkatesaldevarajan:  A. why should she lose weight?She is getting home made food n all other facilities which r never allowed to ordinary prisoners.She is special n maintains her speciality. more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/has-kanimozhi-gained-more-weight-or-lost-some-weight-while-i/21106262/answers/21058889

  Web results for Tihar Prisons
Reasons for celebrating Diwali

While Diwali is most commonly known as a day for welcoming Lord Lakshmi into our homes, other parts of the country have their own reasons to... ...

http://www.afternoondc.in/city-news/reasons-for-celebrating-diwali/article_122674
E-library set up for women inmates at Tihar jail

New Delhi, Oct. 22 (ANI): The authorities at Tihar Jail in the national capital on Wednesday set up an e-library for its women inmates to hone... ...

https://in.news.yahoo.com/e-library-set-women-inmates-tihar-jail-120026648.html
to get double wages

Comment · print · T T T+· T- First ever such hike implemented for all workers in view of growing inflation Tihar prisoners have some... ...

http://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/Delhi/diwali-bonanza-for-tihar-inmates-to-get-double-wages/article6525580.ece?utm_source=RSS_Feed&utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=RSS_Syndication
Prisoners to read between the bars

fort to empower the women inmates of Tihar Jail, an e-library has been set up in its premises which would cater only to them. Director General... ...

http://www.dailypioneer.com/city/prisoners-to-read-between-the-bars.html
Home Ministry praises the Aadhaar project

NEW DELHI: Once a strong critic of the Aadhaar project, the Union home ministry has now effusively praised the project in a letter to all states,... ...

http://economictimes.indiatimes.com/news/politics-and-nation/home-ministry-praises-the-aadhaar-project/articleshow/44904067.cms

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