Two inmates used “improvised bladed weapons” in the assault at Whitemoor jail, a maximum-security facility 120 kilometres north of London.
Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe, the British woman jailed by Iran on spy charges, has begun a new hunger strike at Tehran’s Evin prison.
The answer is revealed in new data released today about Europe's prisons.
"All I remember is waking up on the floor underneath the table," the lawyer said.
The United Arab Emirates is considering a request to grant clemency to British academic Matthew Hedges, who was sentenced to life in prison this week after being convicted of spying.
"If they had treated me from the beginning, I would never have returned to jail eight times."
The charges gainst a 27-year-old Scot, accused of indecency for allegedly touching a man's hip in a bar in Dubai have been dropped
Art is not always where you might expect to find it.
With its narrow rooms, metal bars and bunk beds, Bangkok’s first prison-themed hostel promises the look and feel of a real jail in the bustling Thai
Inmates at an Alabama prison escaped after fooling a new guard by obscuring door numbers with peanut butter
One of Italy’s most notorious mafia bosses Salvatore ‘Toto’ Riina could soon be released from prison after the country’s appeals court ruled
Palestinians clashed with Israeli soldiers in the West Bank on Friday (May 19) during demonstrations in support of Palestinian inmates on hunger strike in Israeli…
Chelsea Manning, the US Army private sentenced to 35-years in jail for leaking military files, has been released from military jail.