South Africa's Pistorius denied parole decade after killing girlfriend

The Department of Correctional Services said a parole board found Pistorius had not completed the minimum detention period required to be let out.

published on : 31st March 2023

Lawyer: Steenkamp's parents to oppose parole for Pistorius

Lawyer Tania Koen said ahead of a scheduled parole hearing for Pistorius that "unless he comes clean, they don't feel that he is rehabilitated."

published on : 31st March 2023

South African athlete Oscar Pistorius up for parole in girlfriend's murder

Known worldwide as the "Blade Runner" because of his carbon-fibre prosthetics, he was sentenced to 13 years behind bars.

published on : 29th March 2023

Out on parole, Dera chief Ram Rahim cuts cake with sword; video goes viral

In the purported video that has surfaced on social media, the Dera chief can be heard saying, "Got a chance after five years to celebrate like this so I should cut at least five cakes".

published on : 24th January 2023

Dera Sacha Sauda chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim again granted 40-day parole

During his parole period, the Dera chief is also likely to attend the birth anniversary event of former Dera chief Shah Satnam Singh on January 25, sources said.

published on : 21st January 2023

Dwarakh Raja: Parole is a family drama with a twist

Director Dwarakh Raja talks about the books and films that inspired his upcoming film Parole and how it stands apart from a typical crime thriller

published on : 9th November 2022

Bilkis Bano case convict was booked for outraging woman's modesty while on parole in 2020

His letter also revealed that till May 25, 2022 Bhatt had enjoyed “954 parole, furlough leaves”. Importantly, he was out of prison for 281 days after the June 19, 2020 incident.

published on : 20th October 2022

Delhi riot accused, out on parole gets hero’s welcome

A senior jail officer said Pathan was sent home by a court order on a four-hour ‘custody parole’ on “humanitarian” grounds.

published on : 28th May 2022

Rajiv Gandhi case convict Murugan faints in prison during hunger strike after being denied parole

Sources said that trial in two more cases, which include Murugan using a cell phone inside the jail and him abusing the jail officials verbally, is ongoing and hence he was denied parole.

published on : 6th May 2022

Kannada film 'Trikona' to be released on April 1 in around 200 theatres

The makers of Trikona have finalised the release date as April 1. As of now, the makers are planning to release the film in 200 theatres, and are hoping to add more screens before release.

published on : 19th March 2022

Lalu Prasad Yadav granted 3 days parole to attend son's marriage

Jailed RJD chief Lalu Prasad Yadav reached his Patna home on a three-day parole on Thursday evening to attend his elder son Tej Pratap Yadav’s wedding ceremony slated for May 12.

published on : 10th May 2018

Jailed Lalu Prasad Yadav unlikely to attend son Tej Pratap’s wedding, decides not to seek parole

An RJD legislator close to the Yadav household said if the party chief fails to get bail from the HC, arrangements would be made at AIIMS to ensure he watches his son’s wedding ceremony live.

published on : 28th April 2018

RJD chief Lalu Prasad may seek parole to attend only sister's last rites

Tejashwi Yadav, Prasad's son, said the family had tried to communicate the news of Gangotri Devi's death to Prasad through the prison authorities in Ranchi.

published on : 7th January 2018