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Five Transcom Group officials granted bail in three separate cases

PM Hasina reassures nation on availability of essential commodities during Ramadan

Ukraine war anniversary: US to impose sanctions on over 500 Russia-linked targets

Bogra-Sirajganj rail project: Travel time to Dhaka to be reduced by 3 hours

Bangladesh against war but will defend sovereignty: PM Hasina

Sword gifted to newly appointed Chief Justice

Dhaka, Sept 29: General Secretary of Greater Mymensingh Samiti Dhaka and Chief Additional Police Commissioner of Dhaka Metropolitan Police (DB) Mohammad Haroon Or Rashid presented a sword to the country's 24th Chief Justice Obaidul Hasan. He gave this gift as a traditional swarak of various districts of Greater Mymensingh.

Chief Justice calls to take initiative to make law in Bengal

Dhaka, Sept 28: Chief Justice Obaidul Hasan said that the previous laws remained in English. It should be translated into Bengali instead of word for word. A skilled translator is needed to do this. The government should take initiatives in this regard. He hopes the Ministers present in the meeting will take necessary initiative in this regard and ask the Law Ministry to take steps to translate the Act into Bengali.

Obaidul Hassan took oath as the 24th Chief Justice of Bangladesh

Own Correspondent, Dhaka, 26 September 2023: President Md Sahabuddin administered the oath to Justice Obaidul Hassan as the 24th Chief Justice of Bangladesh. The Head of State administered the oath of office to him in a brief ceremony at the Durbar Hall of Banga Bhavan at 11 am on Tuesday. Bangladesh Cabinet Secretary Md. Mahbub Hossain conducted the oath ceremony.

Never went to USA, will not go in future: Outgoing Chief Justice

Dhaka, Sept 26: Outgoing Chief Justice Hasan Foez Siddique said that he was not upset about the visa policy of the United States, and those who opposed Bangladesh during independence are now opposing it. For this reason, we are not upset with the US visa policy.

Corruption causing damages everywhere like cancer: Newly appointed Chief Justice

Dhaka, Sept 14: Newly appointed Chief Justice Obaidul Hasan said that corruption is causing damages everywhere like cancer.

Obaidul Hasan becomes 24th Chief Justice of Bangladesh

Dhaka, Sept 13: Appellate Division Justice Obaidul Hasan has been appointed as the 24th Chief Justice of the country. This information was shared on Tuesday in a notification signed by the Secretary of the Ministry of Law, Justice and Parliamentary Affairs Md. Golam Sarwar by order of the President.

Chief Justice, family cry at the farewell

Own Correspondent, Dhaka, 31 August 2023: Chief Justice Hasan Foez Siddiqui wept at the memory of his parents and leaving the judiciary on his last judicial day as Chief Justice. While the Chief Justice was crying, his daughter, grandson and other relatives present in the courtroom were also seen crying.

Chief Justice holds courtesy meeting with President at Bangabhaban

Dhaka, August 29: Chief Justice Hasan Foez Siddique paid a courtesy call on President Md. Shahabuddin at Bangabhaban on Monday.

Thirty minutes closed door meeting of CEC with Chief Justice

Own Correspondent, Dhaka, 31 July 2023: After the meeting with the Chief Justice, Chief Election Commissioner (CEC) Kazi Habibul Awal said, "We (Election Commissioners) took oath before the Chief Justice. I myself and two members of the commission have worked in the judiciary for a long time. The judge will retire (in September). So I paid him a courtesy call, that's all."

Chief Justice warns against communal forces

Dhaka, January 27: Chief Justice Hasan Foez Siddique urged people of all religions to be vigilant so that communal powers do not rise to the fore.

Hurting religious sentiments is punishable offence: Chief Justice

Own Correspondent, Dhaka, Nov 25: Chief Justice Hasan Faiz Siddiqui said insulting any religion or hurting religious sentiments is a punishable offence.

Chief Justice will get a special allowance of Rs 70,000 per month after retirement

Own Correspondent, Dhaka, March 15: After retirement, the Chief Justice will get a special allowance of Rs 70,000 per month for various services including house assistant, driver and doorman. With such a provision, the Cabinet has given final approval to the draft of ‘Judges of the Supreme Court of Bangladesh (Leave, Pension and Privileges) Act, 2022’.

Phensedyl is a banned drug, its transportation illegal: Appellate Division judgement

Own Correspondent, Dhaka, February 1: Mentioning phensedyl as a banned drug, the Appellate Division of the Supreme Court has upheld the ban on its transportation.

Three new judges of Appellate Division take oath

Own Correspondent, Dhaka, January 10: Three judges appointed to the Appellate Division of the Supreme Court have taken oath. They are — Justice Borhan Uddin, Justice M. Inayetur Rahim and Justice Krishna Debnath.

Hasan Foez Siddique sworn in as new Chief Justice of Bangladesh

Own representative, Dhaka, January 1: The new Chief Justice of Bangladesh, Hasan Foez Siddique, has been sworn in. President Abdul Hamid administered the oath to Siddique as the 23rd Chief Justice of the country at Bangabhaban Darbar Hall at 4:00 pm on Friday (December 31). Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina attended the event.