M Moneruzzaman

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    Detention of innocents on as investigators go unpunished

    M Moneruzzaman | Updated at 12:06am on June 13, 2021

    Imprisonment of innocent people for wrongly identifying them as offenders by investigation agencies continues as the investigators and lawyers responsible for the fraudulences are not...

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    Death-row convicts top 2,000 as 1,300 appeals await hearing   

    M Moneruzzaman | Updated at 12:04am on June 10, 2021

    The number of death-row convicts has crossed 2,000 with over 1,300 appeals of such convicts pending for hearing by the High Court and the Appellate...

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    OSD status harms civil servants, none can malign citizens: HC

    M Moneruzzaman | Updated at 11:34pm on June 04, 2021

    Making a government employees officer on special duty ‘is detrimental to his or her reputation vis-à-vis society’ and ‘no authority, not even the government, has...

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    Covid-19 adds to case backlog

    M Moneruzzaman | Updated at 12:01am on May 30, 2021

    The long closure of regular courts due to the Covid pandemic caused a further backlog of 2.48 lakh cases in 2020. A total of 39,33,186...

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    Trials of many sensational cases held up due to Covid-19 

    M Moneruzzaman | Updated at 11:44pm on May 21, 2021

    The online courts put the trial of criminal cases on hold as they were empowered only to hold hearings in bail prayers of detained accused...

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    Advices flouted, HC ruling pending for 11 years

    M Moneruzzaman | Updated at 12:50am on April 25, 2021

    Non-implementation of the 17-point recommendation, including relocation of warehouses from Dhaka’s Old Town made by a high-power probe committee following the 2010’s Nimtali chemical warehouse...

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    Advice on law reform not implemented

    M Moneruzzaman | Updated at 11:44pm on April 09, 2021

    The government is yet to respond to the Law Commission’s proposal to modernise the Women and Children Repression (Prevention) Tribunal Act 2000 increasing punishments for...

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    Family still waits for justice

    M Moneruzzaman with Md Nazmul Hoque in Feni | Updated at 12:56am on April 07, 2021

    Two years have passed since the killing of Feni madrassah student Nusrat Jahan Rafi by setting her ablaze but the victim’s family members are yet...

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    Over 2,000 vessel cases pending for years

    M Moneruzzaman   | Updated at 12:20am on April 07, 2021

    Victims of vessel capsizes and non-compliance of marine laws have been waiting for justice for long as more than 2,000 cases have been pending with...

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    13,931 Bangladeshis with dual citizenships: police

    M Moneruzzaman | Updated at 12:44am on April 01, 2021

    The immigration police on Wednesday submitted a list of 13,931 Bangladeshi nationals holding dual citizenships of 100 countries, to the office of the attorney general....