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    HC asks govt to settle dispute over market construction by Rajbari dist judge

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 04:45pm on May 02, 2021

    The High Court on Sunday asked the government to settle the dispute over the construction of a market complex on the Rajbari court premises by...

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    Chief justice prohibits jail inmates’ physical appearance in courts  

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 08:54pm on April 12, 2021

    Chief justice Syed Mahmud Hossain on Monday prohibited physical appearance of inmates of prisons in courtrooms during the proceedings in the wake of surge of...

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    Behaviour bond

    AG Noorani | Updated at 12:00am on April 12, 2021

    IS THERE any country in the free world that compels its politicians in the opposition to sign a bond for ‘good behaviour’ before a magistrate...

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    Separation of judiciary still elusive in Bangladesh

    M Moneruzzaman | Updated at 11:37pm on March 28, 2021

    The separation of the judiciary from other organs of the state remains elusive even after 50 years of Bangladesh’s independence as successive governments have amended...

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    A backward march

    Shahiduzzaman | Updated at 12:00am on March 26, 2021

    THE separation of the judiciary from the other organs of the state has not been adequately effected even 50 years after the independence of Bangladesh....

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    Women making their mark in Bangladesh judiciary

    Women empowerment / Women making their mark in Bangladesh judiciary Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 02:15pm on March 16, 2021

    Once upon a time women in the region of subcontinent were used to household chores. But with the passage of time, now they run the...

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    Justice questions judiciary’s independence in farewell speech

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 04:33pm on February 28, 2021

    Appellate Division judge Justice Mirza Hussain Haider on Sunday questioned the independence of the judiciary in his farewell speech. ‘The judiciary is constitutionally independent but...

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    Full digitisation of judiciary sought 

    M Moneruzzaman | Updated at 11:29pm on January 10, 2021

    People file cases physically for online hearing by 33 benches of the High Court Division and two benches of the Appellate Division amid the COVID-19...

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    PM urges authorities to ensure hassle-free justice system

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 03:07pm on November 04, 2020

    Prime minister Sheikh Hasina on Wednesday urged judges and lawyers to ensure people’s right to quick and hassle-free justice...

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    The judiciary still caught in the executive warp

    | Updated at 12:00am on November 02, 2020

    AN EFFECTIVE separation of the judiciary continues to be on paper as the executive still holds sway over the appointment of Supreme Court judges in...