Confinment

  • Gujarat: Asaram charged with rape, illegal confinement 09-01-2014 06:40 PM

    Gandhinagar: A chargesheet has been filed against self-styled godman Asaram in a sexual assault case on Thursday. Asaram was booked for allegedly raping one of the two Surat-based sisters who stayed at his ashram in Gujarat between 1997 and 2006. He was booked under IPC sections 376, 342 and 120...
  • Kidnapping, wrongful confinement case filed against Ramdev's brother 22-10-2013 10:47 AM

    New Delhi: A case of kidnapping and wrongful confinement has been registered against yoga guru Baba Ramdev's brother Ram Bharat. The complainant has alleged that he was kidnapped by Ram Bharat's bodyguards and was beaten brutally. Four people have been arrested but Ram Bharat is still absconding. Ramdev has called...
  • Solitary confinement in US prisons can be torture, says UN expert 24-08-2013 06:23 AM

    Solitary confinement of US prisoners can amount to torture, and California would be wrong to force-feed hunger-striking inmates protesting against the practice, a UN expert said on Friday. Californian prisoners launched a hunger strike on July 8 to demand an end to the housing of inmates in near-isolation for years...
  • Bangalore woman rescued by police was ignored by parents: Neighbours 04-06-2013 07:18 PM

    The police have rescued a 35-year-old woman, who was allegedly imprisoned by her parents for 5 years. The neighbours allege she was forcibly confined by her parents for allegedly having a relationship which they disapproved of. ...
  • Khud-Garifta: Poems of Self-Confinement

    Hindustani awaaz |  Rakhshanda Jalil
    Zehra Nigah, the pre-eminent poet today, once made a very interesting observation in the course of a conversation during one of her frequent Delhi visits....

  • Mentally deranged woman kept in confinement rescued 19-11-2012 02:53 AM

    Malkangiri: A mentally deranged woman tied to a chain and kept in confinement in a room was rescued by Malkangiri district administration in Odisha, official sources said on Sunday. Balika Hial (50) of Kalahandisahi in the district headquarter town was undergoing the ordeal for last three years ever since she...
  • Patna siblings locked in for months rescued 17-05-2011 03:45 PM

    Neighbours informed the police when they saw the house locked for the last one month & noticed no activity. ...
  • Is Noida sisters case part of common social problem? 12-04-2011 10:28 PM

    Two sisters rescued in Noida after seven months of self confinement. CNN-IBN discusses if such cases are becoming common. ...
  • Afzal Guru petition: Is solitary confinement for life worse than the death sentence?

    Afzal Guru has filed an application before the Supreme Court and sought an early decision on his plea for clemency. Guru has been served the...
  • Tibetan youth icon in house arrest 20-11-2006 09:14 PM

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