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Thursday, October 28, 2021



Vietnam grants amnesty to more than 18,000 prisoners

August 28, 2015 12:26 pm

Giang Son, deputy chairman of the President's Office, told a news conference Friday that 18,539 inmates were granted amnesty under two directives signed by President Truong Tan Sang. They will be released from prisons starting Monday.

Myanmar pardons almost 7,000 prisoners

July 30, 2015 3:56 pm

An Information Ministry statement said 6,966 prisoners, including 210 foreigners, will be freed across the country "on humanitarian grounds and in view of national reconciliation."

Prisoner in US calls 911 to report own escape

September 28, 2013 1:17 am

People:A cross-country trip transporting prisoners turned wild when two of them stole the van with eight inmates

Missing Children,Grieving Parents

September 28, 2013 12:29 am

God,Christmas,crime and punishment come together in this drama/thriller.

2 inmates escape from Faridkot jail

April 08, 2014 3:00 pm

In broad daylight,two prisoners fled from police custody on Wednesday just outside the gate of the Faridkot Modern Jail.

Briefly state: Badal’s announces remission of sentence

April 08, 2014 5:58 pm

On the occasion of Independence Day,Punjab chief minister Parkash Singh Badal has announced remission of sentence from one year to two months to prisoners serving in jails across the state

Pakistan will execute militants: Interior minister

August 15, 2013 1:21 am

Unfazed by a threat from the Taliban,Pakistan is processing the cases of 450 condemned prisoners

10 months after HC rap,state asks police to give objective reports on prisoners seeking parole

April 09, 2014 11:12 am

In a move that is likely to help prisoners get a better chance at obtaining parole,the state government has issued orders to senior police officials to provide objective reports on prisoners seeking parole.

To restart peace talks,Israel agrees to release Palestinian prisoners

July 21, 2013 12:38 am

Kerry said Israel and the Palestinians had agreed on a basis for returning to negotiations,five years after talks broke down.

‘System flawed,rules broken at every step’

July 10, 2013 5:57 am

While escorting me to a van that took me to Nashik Central Jail,an official told me that my time inside would help reform me.