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Principal Sirajuddoula ‘confesses’ to ordering Nusrat murder

Sonagazi Islamia Fazil Madrasa Principal SM Sirajuddoula reportedly confessed before a court here on Sunday that he ordered the murder of Nusrat Jahan Rafi over his arrest in a sexual Read More

Freeze Tarique, Zubaida’s 3 accounts with UK bank: Court

A court here on Thursday ordered freezing three bank accounts of BNP acting chairman Tarique Rahman and his wife Dr Zubaida Rahman with a UK bank. Judge of the Dhaka Read More

Someone must take responsibility, HC about Chawkbazar fire

Observing that the Chawkbazar inferno that claimed the lives of 67 people is not an accident, the High Court on Monday said someone must take the responsibility for it. It Read More

Khaleda’s jail term raised to 10 years

BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia lost another legal battle yesterday, as the High Court doubled her five-year jail term, which was handed down by a lower court in the Zia Orphanage Read More

Babar, Salam, 17 others to die; Tarique among 19 get life term

A speedy trial tribunal on Wednesday sentenced 19 people, including former State Minister for Home Lutfozzaman Babar and former Deputy Minister for Education Abdus Salam Pintu, to death while 19 Read More

Khaleda seeks HC bail in Cumilla arson case

BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia on Sunday filed a bail petition with the High Court in the case filed under Special Power Act over the arson attack in Cumilla on Feb Read More

HC asked to hear Khaleda’s plea against graft case verdict

The Appellate Division of the Supreme Court on Thursday asked the High Court to start the hearing on the review petition filed by BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia against a lower Read More

HC summons Railway DG over failure to compensate Jihad’s family

The High Court on Tuesday summoned the Bangladesh Railway Director General to appear before it on August 14 and explain the failure to execute its earlier order to provide Tk Read More

SC refuses to issue short order on Khaleda Zia’s bail

The Supreme Court on Wednesday rejected the short-order petition filed by Khaleda Zia’s lawyer on its previous judgement that upheld the bail order in Zia Orphanage Trust graft case. Assuring Read More

SC decision on Khaleda bail Tuesday

The Appellate Division will deliver its order on Tuesday on two leave-to-appeal petitions filed challenging BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia's bail granted by the High Court in the Zia Orphanage Trust Read More