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Home-cooked food, medicine – what's allowed for Chandrababu Naidu in jail

Given the purported threat to his life, arrangements made to accommodate TDP chief in prison

Telugu Desam Party (TDP) chief N Chandrababu Naidu undergoes a medical test(PTI)
Published on Sep 11, 2023 05:57 AM IST

Chandigarh: labourer to spend 5 years in jail for snatching phone

The victim, Mon, who works as a sweeper in Sampark Centre, Sector 43, said when she was going towards District Courts, Sector 43, and reached in front of the main gate of Judicial Academy, one boy snatched her mobile phone

The convict, identified as Vikas Kumar of Milak village, Mohali, was also fined <span class='webrupee'>₹</span>11,000. (Getty Images/Purestock)
Updated on Sep 06, 2023 12:32 AM IST
By, Chandigarh

Sharad Pawar skewers Bhujbal, says he could have been arrested in Telgi scam

Chhagan Bhujbal, a backward caste leader who rose to be the deputy chief minister in 1999, was investigated in the fake stamp paper case

NCP founder Sharad Pawar responded to Chhagan Bhujbal’s remarks and asked party workers not to get distracted (PTI)
Updated on Aug 30, 2023 07:19 PM IST

Man gets 20-year jail term for raping Class 7 student

A fast-track court in Fatehabad on Monday sentenced a man for 20 years in jail for raping and sexually harassing a Class 7 girl student last year. Fast-track court special judge Sunil Jindal convicted Surender for 20 years and imposed a fine of ₹65,000 on him.

A fast-track court in Fatehabad on Monday sentenced a man for 20 years in jail for raping and sexually harassing a Class 7 girl student last year. (Representational image)
Updated on Aug 29, 2023 12:53 AM IST
By, Rohtak

Jailed FTX founder Bankman-Fried to return to court for new plea

Founder of FTX exchange, Sam Bankman-Fried, jailed on fraud charges. Pleads not guilty, seeks court time to prepare for trial.

Former FTX Chief Executive Sam Bankman-Fried, who faces fraud charges over the collapse of the bankrupt cryptocurrency exchange, leaves following a hearing at Manhattan federal court in New York City, U.S.(REUTERS)
Published on Aug 22, 2023 04:04 PM IST
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Chandigarh: Man gets 20-year jail term for sexually assaulting girl

The court has also imposed a fine of ₹30,000 on Mohit, then 21 years old, from Sector 20, Chandigarh. A fast-track POCSO court has awarded 20 years jail to a man for sexually assaulting a 14-year-old girl, whom he met on social media.

A fast-track POCSO court has awarded 20 years jail to a man for sexually assaulting a 14-year-old girl, whom he met on social media. (Representational image)
Updated on Aug 09, 2023 12:06 AM IST
By, Chandigarh

Pune: Minor kills, robs senior citizen to secure funds for girlfriend’s bail

A 17-year-old boy in Pimpri, India, has been detained for the alleged murder of an 85-year-old woman. Police say he committed the crime to secure money for his girlfriend's bail.

The Pimpri-Chinchwad police have detained a 17-year-old youngster for the alleged murder of an 85-year-old woman in Pimpri (REPRESENTATIVE IMAGE)
Updated on Aug 08, 2023 07:25 PM IST

YouTuber Manish Kashyap produced before courts in Bettiah

Kashyap has been lodged in a jail in Madurai since his arrest in March this year for allegedly circulating fabricated videos of “attacks on migrant labourers in Tamil Nadu”.

YouTuber Manish Kashyap at Patna airport while being taken to Tamil Nadu in March this year. (PTI)
Updated on Aug 07, 2023 10:25 PM IST
By, Bettiah

Pakistan ex-PM Imran Khan arrested after being found guilty in Toshakhana case

Pakistan's former prime minister Imran Khan has been sentenced to three years imprisonment and disqualified from politics for five years.

Former Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan(REUTERS)
Updated on Aug 05, 2023 02:06 PM IST

ED can interrogate me in prison, Balaji tells SC

Tamil Nadu minister V Senthil Balaji on Tuesday that nothing prevented the ED from interrogating him in the hospital during his 15-day remand beginning June 14 while he was hospitalised for bypass surgery

V Senthil Balaji told the Supreme Court on Tuesday that nothing prevented the ED from interrogating him in the hospital during his 15-day remand beginning June 14 while he was hospitalised for bypass surgery. (PTI)
Updated on Aug 02, 2023 12:37 AM IST
ByAbraham Thomas

Chandigarh: Sub-inspector caught for graft awarded 4-year jail

The cop was arrested in 2015 for accepting ₹15,000 as bribe from a Kaimbwala resident for not registering a case against him

The CBI court convicted the SI, Sewak Singh, under Sections 7 and 13 (1) (d) read with 13 (2) of the Prevention of Corruption Act. It also imposed a fine of <span class='webrupee'>₹</span>40,000 upon him. (Getty Images/Purestock)
Updated on Jul 29, 2023 03:46 AM IST
By, Chandigarh

‘Kamala only has a race card’, Andrew Tate in interview with Tucker Carlson

Andrew Tate shared his view on American Vice President Kamala Harris, “the only thing she has in favor is the race card” and that she is "largely incompetent".

Andrew Tate leaves the Court of Appeal in Bucharest, Romania, Thursday, July 6, 2023. Andrew Tate, the divisive social media personality and former professional kickboxer who is charged in Romania with rape, human trafficking, and forming a criminal gang to sexually exploit women, lost an appeal on Thursday against a court's earlier decision to keep him under house arrest, his spokesperson said. (AP Photo/Andreea Alexandru)(AP)
Published on Jul 12, 2023 12:55 PM IST
ByVedanth Shinde

Punjab-origin man smuggles Indians using Uber, gets 3-yr jail in US

Rajinder Pal Singh, alias Jaspal Gill, pleaded guilty in February, admitting that he took in more than USD 5,00,000 as a key member of a smuggling ring, bringing in hundreds of Indian nationals across the border from Canada, the department of justice said in a press release

A 49-year-old Indian-origin man was sentenced to over three years in jail for smuggling more than 800 Indian citizens into the US using ride-hailing app Uber.
Updated on Jun 29, 2023 12:05 AM IST
ByPress Trust of India, New York

Indian chef in Singapore molested two teenage girls within 3-month span, jailed

Just about 3 months after he first molested a teenage girl in broad daylight near a train station, he targeted another girl whom he touched without consent

On both occasions, the accused spent an inordinate amount of time hugging, kissing or touching the girls.(Getty Images / iStock)
Published on Jun 24, 2023 08:37 AM IST

Duo awarded 7-year jail for snatching woman’s chain in Chandigarh’s Sector 23

The Chandigarh court also imposed a fine of ₹25,000 on the convicts, Ishrar Khan, 35, who lives in the slums near Paras Downtown Mall in Zirakpur, and Shane Alam, 33, hailing from Bijnor district in Uttar Pradesh

On April 21, 2021, Chandigarh Police were on patrolling duty, when they received information that a chain snatching was reported in Sector 23. (Getty Images/Purestock)
Updated on Jun 07, 2023 01:05 AM IST
By, Chandigarh

Delhi jails need urgent fixes

Seven inmates in Delhi’s jails have died since March. This cannot stand and needs attention

Delhi’s jails have seven psychiatrists and 31 counsellors to address the psychological issues plaguing inmates. (PTI)(PTI)
Published on Jun 06, 2023 09:12 PM IST
ByHT Editorial

Chandigarh: Schoolteacher gets 4-yr-jail for kidnapping 2 minor students

The case was registered in March 2007 on the complaint of the father of a 15-year-old girl living in Chandigarh. The complainant had told the police that his daughter, then a Class 10 student, had not returned home.

The Chandigarh district court awarded four-year jail to a schoolteacher for kidnapping two of his minor students in 2007. (Shutterstock)
Updated on Jun 04, 2023 04:17 AM IST
By, Chandigarh

Public Safety Act slapped on hardcore criminal, jailed

Notorious criminal Mohammad Ashraf Khan was detained under the Public Safety Act and sent to jail in Rajouri district. He had nine criminal cases against him.

He was sent to the Dhangri district jail in Rajouri on the orders of Rajouri deputy magistrate Vikas Kundal.
Updated on Jun 01, 2023 10:42 PM IST
By, Jammu

U.P. govt focuses on prisoners’ skill training to help them after jail term

The Uttar Pradesh government is providing skill training to prisoners in various trades under the Prime Minister's skill development program to help them reintegrate into society. In the last year, 8,160 prisoners received training in about 60 trades, including computer software, carpentry, and beautician work. Training is being imparted in various district jails across the state.

A total of 1,011 prisoners were trained in 18 trades in eight district jails of Agra zone. (HT file)
Updated on May 30, 2023 08:21 PM IST
By, Lucknow

Sanjay Dutt dubbed lines at home for Zanjeer before going to jail the next day

Apoorva Lakhia shared that Sanjay Dutt completed his dubbing work on Zanjeer in 2013, a day before he was scheduled to go back to jail.

Sanjay Dutt in a still from Zanjeer.
Published on May 30, 2023 05:30 PM IST

Court sends youth to 20-year jail for raping minor girl

A youth has been sentenced to 20 years in jail and fined ?40,000 for raping a 15-year-old girl in Kurukshetra under POCSO Act and IPC sections.

Court sends youth to 20-year jail for raping minor girl
Updated on May 09, 2023 12:28 AM IST
By, Ambala

Ludhiana’s ‘most wanted’ was facing trial in 23 cases, shot dead

On May 22, 2016, Sukha was shot at by a friend-turned-foe, Sanjiv Sharma, alias Sunny, after barging into his rented accommodation in Star Colony of Barewal

He had survived a murder bid executed by one of his friends seven years ago. (HT Photo)
Updated on May 08, 2023 11:47 PM IST
By, Ludhiana

95% inmates of UP jails clear class 10 board, 70% pass 12th exams

Of the 64 inmates who appeared for the Class 12 board examination, 45 -- 70.30 per cent -- cleared it. Six prisoners (13.30 per cent) scored first-division.

Books and study materials are made available to them in jail. There are also jail libraries from where they can take study materials. (HT Photo)
Published on May 07, 2023 01:21 PM IST
PTI | | Posted by Yagya Sharma

Indian-origin airport officer jailed for three years in Singapore

Besides the jail term, he was also ordered to pay a penalty of SGD 7,500. Premkumar will spend an additional 15 days behind bars if he is unable to pay fine.

He pleaded guilty to offences under the Computer Misuse and Cybersecurity Act and multiple counts of graft. (Representative Image)
Published on May 06, 2023 04:57 PM IST
PTI | | Posted by Yagya Sharma

25 crime lords, 160 gangs: Why Delhi jails are a security nightmare

Tihar is no stranger to gang violence where gangster Tillu Tajpuria was brutally stabbed to death by four members of his rival Jitender Gogi’s gang

Relatives of Tillu Tajpuria, a jailed gangster and an accused in the 2021 Rohini court shootout case, outside the mortuary of Deen Dayal Upadhyay Hospital, in New Delhi, Tuesday. (PTI Photo)
Updated on May 03, 2023 04:49 AM IST

3 awarded two-year jail for murder bid on teen in Chandigarh

The victim in the case, Sonu, a resident of EWS Colony, Maloya, had told the Chandigarh Police that he was going home from Manimajra, when some youths, including Paras and Shabid, waylaid him and demanded money

The court of additional district and sessions judge Dr Rajneesh also imposed a fine of <span class='webrupee'>₹</span>4,000 each on the convicts. (Getty Images/iStockphoto)
Updated on May 02, 2023 02:59 AM IST
By, Chandigarh

Agents offer PAP flats to two women, dupe them of over 1cr

Four real estate agents, including a married couple, have been booked for allegedly duping two women of over ?1 crore on the pretext of providing them with Project Affected Persons tenements at cheaper rates in Parel, Mumbai. One of the accused is already in jail for his alleged involvement in a similar cheating case.

HT Image
Updated on Apr 30, 2023 12:39 AM IST
ByManish K Pathak

Most wanted criminal,aide arrested in Greater Noida after a gunfight

Earlier last month, Uttar Pradesh Police had released a list of most wanted criminals. From the list, only Manoj was out of jail, officers said

Manoj alias Aase, carried a bounty of <span class='webrupee'>₹</span>1 lakh on his head. (Photo for representation)
Updated on Apr 29, 2023 11:45 PM IST

Wife of slain IAS officer moves SC against ex-MP Anand Mohan’s release

Anand Mohan walked out of prison on April 24 after the Bihar government introduced a minor tweak in the Bihar Prison Manual on April 10 that exempted life convicts involved in murder of a public servant to be eligible for release under the state’s premature release policy after serving a sentence of 14 years.

Uma Krishnaiah, wife of the slain Gopalganj District Magistrate G Krishnaiah. (ANI)
Updated on Apr 29, 2023 10:50 PM IST
ByAbraham Thomas

Anand Mohan release: New caste equations being tried in Bihar, say experts

Even as it drew flak for the Bihar government, Chief Minister Nitish Kumar has defended the move.

A file picture of Gangster-turned-politician Anand Mohan Singh who has been released from Saharsa jail following the recent amendment made in the prison rules by the Bihar Government allowing the release of 27 convicts including him, on Thursday. (ANI)
Published on Apr 29, 2023 03:35 PM IST
PTI | | Posted by Yagya Sharma
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