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Andhra prisoners to grow herbs for Himalaya Drugs

July 24th, 2012 - 10:00 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, July 24 (IANS) Prisoners in Andhra Pradesh will grow herbs for the Himalaya Drug Company, India's leading herbal health and personal care company.The company will impart training to the ... Read more...

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Deadly prison fire an accident: Honduras

February 22nd, 2012 - 12:11 pm ICT by IANS
Tegucigalpa, Feb 22 (IANS/EFE) The fire that claimed 359 lives last week in a prison in central Honduras "was merely an accidental occurrence and not caused by criminal hands", the ... Read more...

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Honduras prison fire: President vows full investigation

February 16th, 2012 - 12:04 pm ICT by IANS
Tegucigalpa, Feb 16 (IANS/EFE) The fire that killed more than 300 inmates at the Comayagua prison farm in central Honduras will be investigated with full transparency and "international observation", President ... Read more...

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Brazilian teenager used as sex slave at prison

September 20th, 2011 - 11:43 am ICT by IANS
Rio de Janeiro, Sep 20 (IANS/EFE) A 14-year-old Brazilian girl says she was raped by multiple men at a prison in the Amazonian state of Para.Para's governor suspended the warden ... Read more...

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Olga Segura, Hector Jimenez shine in `White Knight’

August 17th, 2011 - 1:19 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Aug 17 (IANS/EFE) Olga Segura and Hector Jimenez are proud of their work in "White Knight", a comedy in which two Mexicans manage to change the mentality of ... Read more...

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Osama should have been brought to trial instead of being killed: Rights lawyer

May 4th, 2011 - 4:24 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne/Sydney, May 4 (ANI): Al Qaeda chief Osama bin Laden should have been put on trial for his many crimes against humanity, rather being killed through a covert operation, a human ... Read more...

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Prison officer charged with supplying porn to inmates

July 12th, 2009 - 3:23 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, July 12 (ANI): A prison officer, who allegedly supplied pornography to inmates at a prison farm near Beaudesert, Australia, is under investigation.The police and Queensland Corrective Services raided the Palen Creek ... Read more...

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Cows, goats and pedigree dogs - welcome to a prison farm

October 27th, 2008 - 6:20 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Oct 27 (IANS) Cows, goats, pedigree dogs and vegetable farming. Well, you could call it a sort of a farm, except it isn't - it's the Thiruvananthapuram Central Prison. Situated ... Read more...

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Honduras jail massacre convict gets 1,035 years in jail

September 7th, 2008 - 1:58 pm ICT by IANS
Tegucigalpa (Honduras), Sep 7 (IANS) A Honduras court has sentenced a former jail official to 1,035 years in prison for involvement in the massacre of 69 inmates during a jail riot, EFE ... Read more...

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22 convicted in Honduras prison massacre

June 5th, 2008 - 6:03 pm ICT by IANS
Tegucigalpa (Honduras) June 5 (IANS) A Honduras court has convicted 22 security officials for their alleged involvement in a jail massacre, which killed 68 people, Spain's EFE news agency reported Thursday. The ... Read more...

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