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Bilawal Bhutto blames Pakistan military for 1971 defeat

If BNP comes with sticks, we will be show them the real game: Obaidul Quader

Inflation is constantly decreasing, will go down further: Planning Minister

Over 60s to get fourth dose of coronavirus vaccine earlier: Health Minister

232 people died of AIDS in Bangladesh in one year

Hatirjheel building not being evacuated for now

Own Correspondent, Dhaka, Nov 7: The Appellate Division of the Supreme Court has issued a status quo on the judgment given by the High Court along with the four-point directive to the eviction of all types of commercial establishments in the capital's Hatirjheel-Begunbari project. This status quo will remain in place until Rajuk's leave-to-appeal against the High Court verdict is disposed of. As a result, Hatirjheel is not being evacuated for now.

4 held with knife at Sheikh Hasina's birthday ceremony in Supreme Court

Own Correspondent, Dhaka, Sept 29: The police have detained four people, including a woman, with knives from the Supreme Court Bar Association.

Newly appointed 11 additional judges take oath

Own Correspondent, Dhaka, August 1: Eleven newly appointed additional judges of the High Court Division of the Supreme Court have taken oath.

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।