Last Updated : Nov 15 2018 7:25AM     Screen Reader Access
News Highlights
PM Modi calls for early conclusion of high-quality RCEP agreement            Campaigning picks up for Mizoram Assembly polls            EC expresses satisfaction over preparedness for MP Assembly polls            Winter Session of Parliament to commence from Dec 11            ISRO launches communication satellite GSAT-29           

International News

Nov 08, 2018
5:52PM

Around 20 killed in Tajikistan's prison clashes

NSD Logo
In Tajikistan, around 20 prisoners and two guards have been killed in clashes at a maximum security prison in the northern city of Khujand. 

A security source today confirmed the number of victims and said a further six guards had been injured. 

The source said a riot involving dozens of prisoners occurred last night and continued into today. 

The riot had begun when prisoners seized cutting objects from a workshop in the prison in Khujand. 

It is located north of the capital, Dushanbe and has seen prison breaks in the past. 

Tajikistan government has yet to confirm the prison riot or the deaths.

Live Twitter Feed

Listen News

Morning News 14 (Nov) Midday News 14 (Nov) News at Nine 14 (Nov) Hourly 15 (Nov) (0605hrs)
समाचार प्रभात 14 (Nov) दोपहर समाचार 14 (Nov) समाचार संध्या 14 (Nov) प्रति घंटा समाचार 15 (Nov) (0600hrs)
Khabarnama (Mor) 14 (Nov) Khabrein(Day) 14 (Nov) Khabrein(Eve) 14 (Nov)
Aaj Savere 14 (Nov) Parikrama 14 (Nov) Lok Ruchi Samachar 11 (Nov)

Listen Programs

Market Mantra 14 (Nov) Samayki 14 (Nov) Sports Scan 14 (Nov) Spotlight/News Analysis 14 (Nov)
    Public Speak Country wide 8 (Nov) Surkhiyon Mein 8 (Nov) Charcha Ka Vishai Ha 14 (Nov) Vaad-Samvaad 13 (Nov) Money Talk 13 (Nov) Current Affairs 9 (Nov)

 

 

 

 

× All donations towards the Prime Minister's National Relief Fund(PMNRF) and the National Defence Fund(NDF) are notified for 100% deduction from taxable income under Section 80G of the Income Tax Act,1961""