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Dhaka, Jan 25: Five officials of Agrani Bank were sentenced to three months (civil jail) for repeatedly disobeying the order of the High Court. The order has been suspended by the Appellate Division Chamber Judge. At the same time, the court has fixed March 18 as the date for the hearing in the regular bench of the Appellate Division.
Own Correspondent, Dhaka, 1 January 2024: The court sentenced four people, including Nobel laureate Dr. Muhammad Yunus, to six months imprisonment in the case of violation of labour law. At the same time, they have been fined Tk 5,000.
Own Correspondent, Dhaka, 9 December 2023: Additional Secretary of the organization Ashok Kumar Debnath has said that the Election Commission has nothing to do about those who could not submit their nomination papers to be candidates for the 12th National Assembly elections on November 30. On the fourth day of the appeal against the cancellation of nomination papers, he told reporters this on Friday afternoon.
Own Correspondent, Dhaka, 8 December 2023: The High Court has issued a ruling seeking to know why BNP Secretary General Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir should not be granted bail in the case filed by the police regarding the attack on the residence of the Chief Justice during the clash with BNP leaders and activists during the General Assembly on October 28.
Own Correspondent, Dhaka, 4 December 2023: The High Court has ruled that government officials cannot participate in the National Assembly elections within three years of their retirement. After three years, they can be elected as a member of parliament. A bench consisting of Justice Naima Haider and Justice Zeenat Haque of the High Court ruled on Monday, December 4, dismissing the rule regarding whether the provision of participating in the National Assembly elections within three years of retirement from government service is valid.
Dhaka, Nov 15: The High Court has commented that the doctors have started business with the patients by excluding the medical services. The court also felt that this message should go to the nation. So that people will turn away from such business in future.
Dhaka, Sept 20: The full copy of the judgment passed by the High Court has been published directing the setting up of breastfeeding corners in public places like workplaces, airports, bus stands, railway stations, shopping malls and in government controlled and managed statutory, autonomous and public-private institutions. This is the first time in the judicial history of Bangladesh that such a judgment has been given against the writ of a nine-month-old child.
Own correspondent, Dhaka, 30 August 2023: Former US Secretary of State and First Lady Hillary Clinton has called on world leaders to stand by the Nobel-winning economist Dr. Yunus. In a tweet on Tuesday, August 29, she called on the world to come forward to stop the alleged harassment of Yunus. The statement of more than 160 world leaders sent to Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina was attached.
Own Correspondent, Dhaka, 29 August 2023: The Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission (BTRC) has started the work of removing Tarique Rahman's speech from the internet on the orders of the High Court.
Dhaka, August 28: As per the rules, the High Court has ordered to take the necessary measures to give Professor Hasina Begum the responsibility of Acting Principal of Viqarunnisa Noon School and College. The concerned have been asked to take action in this regard within the next 30 days. According to the two circulars, the acting principal has been resolved and instructed to inform the court.
Own Correspondent, Dhaka, 28 July 2023: Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina inaugurated the 'Smriti Chiranjeev' monument at the Bangladesh Supreme Court (SC) premises on Friday morning. On December 18, 1972, after the inauguration of the highest court of the country, she inaugurated the monument built to preserve the place from which Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman gave his speech.
Dhaka, June 12: The High Court rejected the appeal of Imran Sharif, the father of the children, seeking a change of court for hearing the appeal regarding the custody of the two Japanese children, Jasmine Malika and Laila Lina. The court said that according to the instructions of the Appellate Division, this appeal case will be disposed of by the District Judge Court. A single High Court bench of Justice Mamnoon Rahman passed the order on Monday.
Dhaka, June 8: The High Court dismissed the writ challenging the validity of three sections (9, 13 and 14) of the Vested Property Act. As a result, all cases of this law will be tried in a special tribunal from now on. No other court will proceed with this case.
Dhaka, June 6: The High Court has directed to appoint doctors within one month for vacant posts in the prisons of the country.
Dhaka, May 9: The High Court has asked for a list of existing laws of the country that contain the words 'Pakistan', 'Islamic Republic of Pakistan' and 'East Pakistan'. Apart from this, the court issued a ruling seeking to know why the inaction to amend the words Pakistan, Islamic Republic of Pakistan and East Pakistan from the existing laws of the country would not be invalid. The Secretary of the Legislative and Parliamentary Affairs Ministry of the Law Ministry has been asked to respond to the rule within four weeks.