Jharkhand  /  Published 15.01.20

An undertrial boy escapes, again

 A 16-year-old boy facing trial under the Juvenile Justice Act for murder, keeping illegal arms, loot and theft escaped on Tuesday evening from the observation home at Dumardaga for children in c...
By RAJ KUMAR in Ranchi

Sports  /  Published 15.03.20

Ronaldinho’s ‘prized’ pig

From delighting millions around the globe, Ronaldinho has now became the football king of a Paraguayan prison.The Agrupacion Especializada prison is playing host to the Brazil legend, who is behind ba...
By TT Bureau in Calcutta

Opinion  /  Published 10.03.20

Bengal and the question of justice

The recently released India Justice Report 2019, which provides a succinct analysis of government data across the four pillars of justice — judiciary, police, prisons and legal aid — ranks West Be...
By Deepan Kumar Sarkar & Madhurima Dhanuka in

India  /  Published 18.12.18

Pak frees Indian prisoner: Report

A software engineer from Mumbai, who was detained in Pakistan six years ago for entering Pakistan illegally to reportedly meet a girl he had befriended online, has been set free. Hamid Nihal Ansari, 3...
By PTI in Islampur

India  /  Published 06.01.20

Lucknow bail long wait

Two Lucknow social workers who have been in custody for over a fortnight now following protests against the Citizenship (Amendment) Act remained in prison on Monday despite getting bail two days ago a...
By Piyush Srivastava in Lucknow

Opinion  /  Published 08.05.19

Forgotten icons of progressive politics

I am taken by utter surprise from time to time when I find that iconic figures of my youth, who, I naturally assume, will continue to remain iconic today, not only do not remain so, but are not even h...
By Prabhat Patnaik in

India  /  Published 20.04.19

Complaint: Muslim inmate branded with ‘Om’

A Muslim inmate of Tihar jail has accused a prison superintendent of branding him with the symbol “Om” on his back and denying him food for two days.A Delhi magistrate’s court on Wednesday issue...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

Sports  /  Published 01.11.18

Neymar could face 6 years in prison over Barca move

Brazilian sensation Neymar could face up to six years in prison as courts re-examine his move from boyhood club Santos to Barcelona.Last year, former Barcelona superstar Neymar was ordered to stand tr...
By Agencies in Madrid

India  /  Published 12.10.19

UP jail riot with cop torture and food grouse whiff

Five policemen including the deputy jailer at Gorakhpur jail were injured on Friday when a group of inmates attacked them at 6.30am and took control of the prison for about three hours.Two possible tr...
By Piyush Srivastava in Lucknow


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