Indian Jails

  • Kanpur: Woman granted bail 19 years ago, freed now 30-05-2013 07:40 AM

    Kanpur: A woman in Kanpur, who had been granted bail 19 years ago, was finally released from jail this week after her son - born in a jail - grew up to earn enough money for her bond money. Vijay Kumari is home after 19 years and all thanks to...
  • Pak SC asks govt about scientist in Indian jail 31-05-2011 05:42 PM

    Islamabad: Pakistan's Supreme Court has asked the government to respond to a petition asking it to direct authorities to take steps for the early release of Pakistani scientist Khaleel Chishti, who has been languishing in an Indian jail for nearly 20 years. The petition, filed by leading lawyer Syed Iqbal...