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Diplomats pay tribute to the memory of those killed in the Holey Artisan attack

Padma Bridge wouldn't be a reality if we didn't bounce back after the Holey Artisan incident

Hindus celebrate Rath Yatra after two years

MP Haji Selim released on parole after brother's death

Coronavirus: Five die, country records 1,897 fresh cases in the last 24 hours

Supreme Court declares Dr Zubaida Rahman a fugitive

Own Correspondent, Dhaka, June 2: The Appellate Division of the Supreme Court has declared that Dr Zubaida Rahman, wife of BNP's acting chairman Tarique Rahman, is a fugitive in the eyes of the law.

No sand extraction from Meghna river: Supreme Court

Own Correspondent, Dhaka, May 30: The Appellate Division has ruled that sand cannot be extracted from the Meghna River in Chandpur.

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.

Supreme Court hearing to go virtual from today

Own Correspondent, Dhaka, January 19: Chief Justice Hasan Fayez Siddiqui has decided to conduct virtual proceedings of both the Appellate and High Court divisions of the Supreme Court from Wednesday (January 19) due to the rising cases of coronavirus in the country. On Tuesday (January 18), the Supreme Court administration issued a separate notification in this regard.

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.

Children will stay with Japanese mother for two days: Supreme Court

Own representative, Dhaka, 13 December 2021: American citizen of Bangladeshi descent Imran Sharif and Japanese citizen Dr. Erico Nakano's two infant daughters will stay at their mother's house in Gulshan for two days. Then next Wednesday the Appellate Division has called the two children of Sharif-Erico to appear before them. A five-judge appellate bench headed by the chief justice gave this judgment. The order was issued on Sunday after a preliminary hearing of Nakano Erico's appeal against the High Court's verdict.

Detention time to be excluded from the time of imprisonment

Dhaka, November 1: The Appellate Division has directed to remove the jail term of the accused from the time of serving the sentence. The court directed the home ministry to take action in this regard. A five-judge appellate bench headed by Chief Justice Syed Mahmud Hossain passed the order on Monday (November 1). Deputy Attorney General Biswajit Debnath represented the state in the court at the time.

Advocate Abdul Baset Majumder dies at 83

Dhaka, October 27: Abdul Baset Majumder, former vice chairman of the Bangladesh Bar Council and former president of the Supreme Court Bar Association, has died (Inna Lillahi wa Inna Ilahi Raziun). He died, aged 83, at United Hospital in the capital around 8:00 am on Wednesday (October 27).

30 years imprisonment in case of life term, full sentence declared

Dhaka, July 16: The full verdict of the Appellate Division has been published that life term means 30 years imprisonment. However, if the verdict is specified in a particular case, life imprisonment will be considered as 'death penalty'. The 120-page verdict was published on the Supreme Court's website on Thursday (July 15).

Eighteen accused in the murder case acquitted on appeal after 27 years by Supreme Court

Dhaka, June 9: The Appellate Division of the Supreme Court has acquitted 18 people, including the main accused, in a case filed in connection with the 1994 Togor murder in Badalgachhi, Naogaon, almost 27 years ago.

Advocate Yunus Ali fined, ordered to refrain from work for 3 months

Dhaka, October 12: The Supreme Court's Appellate Division has convicted lawyer Yunus Ali Akond for posting negative comments on Facebook about the country's judiciary.

High Court frees death row convict after 16 years in jail

নিজস্ব প্রতিনিধি, ঢাকা, ২৩ সেপ্টেম্বর ২০২০ : কুমিল্লার লাকসাম উপজেলার কনকশ্রী গ্রামের এক শিশুকে (৮) হত্যার ঘটনায় করা এক মামলায় বিচারিক (নিম্ন) আদালতের পর মৃত্যুদণ্ডপ্রাপ্ত আসামি হুমায়ুন কবিরকে খালাস দিয়ে রায় ঘোষণা করেছেন সুপ্রিম কোর্টের আপিল বিভাগ। এ রায়ের ফলে মামলা না থাকলে তার মুক্তিতে কোনো বাধা নেই বলে জানিয়েছেন রাষ্ট্রনিযুক্ত আইনজীবী এ বি এম বায়েজিদ।

All courts in Bangladesh to remain shut

ঢাকা, এপ্রিল ২৭ : করোনাভাইরাসের প্রাদুর্ভাব রোধে আপাতত সুপ্রিম কোর্টসহ দেশের সব আদালত বন্ধ রাখার সিদ্ধান্ত নিয়েছে প্রধান বিচারপতিসহ অন্যান্য বিচারপতিদের সমন্বয়ে অনুষ্ঠিত সুপ্রিম কোর্টের ফুল কোর্ট সভা।

Rape Cases: Bangladesh SC asks lady magistrate to record statement of victims

নিজস্ব প্রতিনিধি, ঢাকা, এপ্রিল ১৭ : ধর্ষণ বা যৌন নির্যাতনের শিকার নারী ও শিশুর জবানবন্দি গ্রহণের জন্য ভিকটিমদের নারী ম্যাজিস্ট্রেটের কাছে পাঠাতে চীফ জুডিশিয়াল ম্যাজিস্ট্রেট/চীফ মেট্রোপলিটন ম্যাজিস্ট্রেটদের প্রতি নির্দেশ দিয়েছেন প্রধান বিচারপতি সৈয়দ মাহমুদ হোসেন।

Awami panel to lead Supreme Court bar

নিজস্ব প্রতিনিধি, ঢাকা, মার্চ ১৬: বিএনপির কাছ থেকে সভাপতি পদ ছিনিয়ে নিতে পারায় সুপ্রিম কোর্ট বারের নেতৃত্ব এবার আওয়ামী সমর্থকদেও হাতে এলা।