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    Maldives lawmakers dismiss CJ, sr judge

    Reuters . Male | Updated at 12:18am on November 19, 2019

    Maldives lawmakers voted on Monday to dismiss the Chief Justice and a Supreme Court judge — a move the government said was part of an...

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    Babri verdict

    AG Noorani | Updated at 12:00am on November 18, 2019

    THE Supreme Court of India’s judgement in the Babri Masjid case does no credit to the court’s reputation. It comes in the wake of its...

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    Indian court verdict over Babri mosque condemned

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:49pm on November 11, 2019

    The Socialist Party of Bangladesh expressed its deep concern at the verdict of Indian Supreme Court over holy Babri Mosque, which was demolished in 1992...

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    It doesn’t end with Babri Mosque

    Abdus Sattar Ghazali | Updated at 12:00am on November 12, 2019

    INDIA’S Supreme Court on Saturday granted Hindus permission to build a temple at the centuries-old site of Babri Mosque demolished in 1992 by Bharatiya Janata...

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    A reward for ‘egregious’ violations

    | Updated at 12:00am on November 12, 2019

    THE Supreme Court of India has to be given wide latitude in its effort to address an unwelcome task: to resolve a dispute that has...

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    Habeas carcass

    AG Noorani | Updated at 12:00am on November 10, 2019

    ‘LAW has reached its finest moments when it has freed men from the unlimited discretion of some ruler, some civil or military official, some bureaucrat....

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    No doctor at 61 Bangladesh jails 

    M Moneruzzaman | Updated at 12:05am on November 06, 2019

    The High Court Division on Tuesday directed the health ministry to let it know on Monday what action was taken against 16 doctors who did...

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    Tk 10 crore sought in damages

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on November 04, 2019

    A Supreme Court lawyer on Sunday served a legal notice on the government and Bangla daily Prothom Alo in favour of paying Tk 10 crore...

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    Judges’ bias

    | Updated at 12:00am on November 04, 2019

    RECENTLY, the Supreme Court of India heard an argument on the recusal of a judge, from the bench of which he was a member, on...

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    AD verdict in Azhar’s appeal today

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 05:50pm on October 30, 2019

    The Appellate Division delivers today its  verdict in the appeal of war crime death-row convict Jamaat leader ATM Azharul Islam. On Wednesday afternoon, a four-judge-bench...