Thursday,21st March 2019

  Law and Courts:

HC rules on party registration criteria

The High Court has issued a rule for the government and the Election Commission over the law that stipulates criteria for political parties to get registered. It has issued a rule asking why two...Full News..

Govt will take initiative to expunge objectionable matters in the judgment

Law minister Anisul Huq has said that the government would take initiative to expunge the ‘objectionable matters’ in the16th amendment judgment. In his formal reaction to the SC judgement on...Full News..

SC releases full text of verdict on 16th amendment

The copy of the full verdict was released after singing of all seven members of the Appellate Division bench, headed by Chief Justice Surendra Kumar Sinha, said the SC additional registrar Sabbir...Full News..

Remove stairs of Hanif Flyover: SC

Correspondent: The Supreme Court (SC) has upheld a High Court order that directed authorities concerned to remove illegal stairs at different points of Mayor Mohammad Hanif Flyover in Dhaka. A...Full News..

HC issues rule on chikungunya

The High Court has issued a rule asking why it will not order authorities to compensate patients diagnosed with mosquito-borne viral disease, chikungunya. Secretaries to the ministries of...Full News..

Zia Orphanage graft case: Khaleda’s re-investigate plea rejected

The Supreme Court on Sunday upheld a High Court order that rejected a petition filed by BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia seeking its order for re-investigation into a portion of Zia Orphanage Graft case...Full News..

4 get bail in case over protest of statue removal from Supreme Court

Four people, who were picked up while protesting the removal of the statue of Lady Justice from the Supreme Court premises on Friday, were granted bail by Dhaka court on Sunday. Those who got bail...Full News..

HC judge feels embarrassed to hear petition against AG

A judge of a High Court bench today felt embarrassed  to hear a writ petition filed challenging the legality of holding the office of attorney general by Advocate Mahbubey Alam. The bench of...Full News..

HC orders bail to man jailed for 17 yrs without trial

The High Court on Tuesday granted bail to a man who was imprisoned for 17 years in a murder case without any trial, until the settlement of the case. A two member HC bench of Justice M Enayetur...Full News..

Death sealed for Mir Quasem

The Supreme Court has reinstated the war tribunal’s death sentence awarded to Jamaat-e-Islami leader Mir Quasem Ali for committing crimes against humanity during the 1971 Liberation War. A...Full News..

Writing verdict after retirement not unconstitutional

Opposing the chief justice's remark on writing verdicts after retirement, Law Minister Anisul Huq yesterday said the CJ can give directives to judges on writing judgments within a specific...Full News..