16th amendment

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    Govt seeks wholesale review

    M Moneruzzaman | Updated at 12:05am on December 25, 2017

    The government on Sunday filed a petition in the Appellate Division seeking sweeping review of its unanimous verdict that upheld a High Court Division verdict...

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    Constitutionalism in Bangladesh

    by Sadiya Sultana Silvee | Updated at 12:05am on November 23, 2017

    THE 16th Amendment case has garnered a lot of attention. The debates centred on the question of how the separation of judiciary guarantee under Article...

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    AG skeptical about CJ Sinha attending court again

    M Moneruzzaman | Updated at 12:05am on November 06, 2017

    Attorney General Mahbubey Alam expressed doubts on Sunday that Chief Justice SK Sinha, now in Australia, would be able to sit in his own bench....

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    Govt files review petition later this month: law minister

    M Moneruzzaman | Updated at 12:05am on November 05, 2017

    Law minister Anisul Huq said Saturday that preparations were underway to file a petition later this month seeking review of Appellate Division’s July 3 verdict...

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    AG forms committee to file review

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:13am on October 21, 2017

    An 11-member committee has been formed, led by the attorney general Mahbubey Alam, for filing a review petition against Supreme Court’s 16th amendment verdict...

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    Enraged by 16th amendment verdict, govt hits judiciary: BNP

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on October 07, 2017

    Bangladesh Nationalist Party senior leaders on Friday alleged that the incumbent government, aggrieved by the Supreme Court verdict that scrapped the 16th amendment to the...

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    JS resolves to take legal action

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:35am on September 14, 2017

    Jatiya Sangsad on Wednesday resolved to take appropriate legal steps for the cancellation of the Supreme Court verdict that scrapped the 16th amendment to the...

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    Law minister hopeful of winning 16th amendment case  

    Staff Correspondents | Updated at 12:05am on September 12, 2017

    Law minister Anisul Huq expressed hope in parliament on Monday that the government would win the legal battle in the review of the Appellate Division...

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    JS likely have discussion on Rohingya, 16th amendment verdict

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 09:03pm on September 10, 2017

    Parliament is likely to hold general discussions on recent influx of Rohingya from Myanmar and the Supreme Court’s verdict that scrapped 16th amendment to the...

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    SCBA protests at holding talk-show on CJ’s tax file

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 08:35pm on August 28, 2017

    The Supreme Court Bar Association on Monday protested at holding talk-show on a private television channel about the income tax file of Chief Justice Surendra...