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HC stays Gazipur city polls

The High Court on Sunday stayed the Gazipur City Corporation election scheduled to be held on May 15. An HC bench of Justice Naima Haider and Justice Zafar Ahmed passed Read More

HC seeks explanation for not extending Khaleda’s jail term

The High Court on Wednesday issued a rule asking the authorities concerned to explain why the jail term of BNP chairperson Khaleda Zia would not be extended in the Zia Read More

Hearing on appeals against Khaleda bail Wednesday

The High Court order granting a four-month interim bail to BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia in a graft case remained in force as the Supreme Court on Tuesday did not pass Read More

39 to die for killing Fulgazi UZ chairman Ekram

A court here on Tuesday sentenced 39 people to death in the sensational Fulgazi upazila parishad chairman Ekramul Haque killing case. District and Session's Court Judge Aminul Haque handed down Read More

Khaleda’s bail plea: HC sets Monday for order

The High Court on Sunday deferred its order on a petition seeking bail to BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia in the Zia Orphanage Trust graft case till Monday afternoon. The HC Read More

HC stays DNCC polls

The High Court (HC) on Wednesday stayed for three months the elections to Dhaka North City Corporation (DNCC), including the by-election for  the mayoral post.  A two-member HC bench comprising Read More

Mobile court to run operation until appeals’ settlement: SC

The operation of mobile court by the executive magistrate will continue until settlement of three appeals filed by the government against the HC verdict over the mobile court act. A Read More

No one above law, says HC

Clearing the way for investigation into corruption allegation against former Appellate Division Justice Md Zainul Abedin, the High Court on Tuesday observed that no one is immune from criminal prosecution. Read More

Gulshan attack charge sheet by this month: Monirul

Counter Terrorism and Transnational Crime unit (CTTC) Chief Monirul Islam said the charge sheet in Gulshan café attack case will be submitted by this month. He came up with the Read More

SC directs Dhaka metropolitan magistrate to give back Manna’s passport

The Appellate Division on Thursday asked the chief metropolitan magistrate of Dhaka to give back the passport of Nagarik Oikya convener Mahmudur Rahman Manna for three months to facilitate his Read More