I know how to turn wheel of politics, says DK Shivakumar

Friday, November 8th, 2019

Bengaluru : Congress leader and former minister DK Shivakumar attacked the BJP for his confinement in Tihar jail for 50 days, saying time will teach a lesson to those responsible for his arrest. He was arrested by the Enforcement Directorate for alleged money laundering. Shivakumar, who is on a temple-visiting spree, had travelled by the […]

DK Shivakumar shifted to Tihar central jail

Thursday, September 19th, 2019

New Delhi : Former minister DK Shivakumar, who was arrested in a money laundering case by the Enforcement Directorate was shifted to Tihar Jail from RML hospital on Thursday, DK Shivakumar was taken to jail following doctor’s report on his health condition. As per the sources, Shivakumar will be allowed to read books in the […]

Gangster Chhota Rajan tells court Indian agencies gave him fake passport

Friday, September 9th, 2016

New Delhi: Gangster Chhota Rajan has told a Delhi court that he was given a fake passport by Indian intelligence agencies who he was helping “fight against terrorists.” He was given a passport in the name of Mohan Kumar, as don Dawood Ibrahim’s men were trying to murder him in Bangkok 16 years ago, Rajan […]

Dec 16 gang-rape: Delhi HC upholds death sentences

Thursday, March 13th, 2014

New Delhi: The Delhi High Court Thursday upheld the death sentences awarded to four convicts in the Dec 16, 2012 gang-rape. A division bench of Justice Reva Khetrapal and Justice Pratibha Rani also dismissed the appeals of four convicts challenging the trial court verdict awarding them the death penalty. The trial court had Sep 13, […]

Subrata sent to Tihar

Wednesday, March 5th, 2014

New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Tuesday sent Sahara chief Subrata Roy to judicial custody after he failed to furnish a concrete proposal for refund of investors’ money. A bench of justices K S Radhakrishnan and J S Khehar noted that Sahara group “adopted various dilatory tactics” to avoid implementation of the apex court orders […]

I am treated as an animal in Tihar, Bhatkal alleges

Thursday, January 16th, 2014
Yasin Bhatkal

New Delhi: Indian Mujahideen (IM) co-founder Yasin Bhatkal, allegedly involved in numerous terror attacks across the country, on Wednesday complained in a court here that there is threat to his life as Tihar Jail officials are treating him and his accomplice “even worse than animals”. Bhatkal and his close associate Asadullah Akhtar has moved an […]

IPL spot-fixing: Sreesanth sent to Tihar jail till June 4

Tuesday, May 28th, 2013
Sreesanth Tihar jail

New Delhi : A smiling S. Sreesanth today showed the victory V sign to waiting mediapersons outside the Saket court in South Delhi, minutes before the court sent Sreesanth, Ajith Chandila, and Ameet Chavan, all Rajasthan Royals players, to judicial custody till June 4. The judge today refused Delhi Police special cell’s plea to extend […]

Delhi gangrape bus driver Ram Singh commits suicide inside Tihar Jail

Monday, March 11th, 2013
Ram Singh delhi gang rapist

New Delhi : Ram Singh, the bus driver and the main accused in the infamous Delhi gangrape case, was found hanging inside Delhi’s high-security Tihar Jail early this morning. His body was found hanging at around 5 am.  Details are being awaited. Ram Singh, and the other four accused were to be produced before the […]

Govt unlikely to give Afzal Guru’s body to family

Monday, February 18th, 2013
Afzal Guru

New Delhi: Government is likely to turn down the request of family of Afzal Guru, who was hanged and buried in Tihar jail, for handing over his body. A senior Home Ministry official said a final decision in this regard will be taken soon and the Jammu and Kashmir government will be informed about it. […]

Two days after hanging, letter reaches Afzal’s wife

Tuesday, February 12th, 2013
Afzal’s letter reaches Afzals wife

Srinagar : The Union government’s communication on the dismissal of Tabassum’s mercy petition by the President and its decision to hang her husband Mohammad Afzal Guru at the Tihar Jail in New Delhi on February 9 reached her at Sopore only on Monday. Afzal’s cousin Mohammad Yasin Guru confirmed to The Hindu that Ghulam Mohammad […]