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    Separation of judiciary remains elusive

    M Moneruzzaman | Updated at 11:53pm on October 31, 2020

    The separation of the judiciary from the executive has remained almost on paper over the past 13 years as the government continues to control courts...

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    SC suspends lawyer Eunus for 3 months for contempt

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:44pm on October 12, 2020

    The Appellate Division of the Supreme Court on Monday fined lawyer Md Eunus Ali Akond Tk 25,000 and suspended his court appearance for three more...

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    Two additional attorneys general resign

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:25pm on October 11, 2020

    Additional attorneys general Murad Reza and Momotaj Uddin Fakir submitted their resignations to the president on Sunday. Law minister Anisul Huq confirmed their resignations and...

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    Why usual fee for online classes, HC asks

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:59am on August 25, 2020

    A High Court bench on Monday issued a ruling asking the authorities concerned to explain why the collection of usual tuition fees by private educational...

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    Government revives electronic judiciary project after 3yrs

    M Moneruzzaman | Updated at 12:33am on June 14, 2020

    The government has revived the Supreme Court-proposed electronic judiciary project after lapse of three years as the regular courts proceedings halted during the COVID-19 pandemics...

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    E-judiciary project under way: finance minister

    M Moneruzzaman | Updated at 02:50am on June 12, 2020

    Finance minister AHM Mustafa Kamal in his budget speech told parliament on Thursday that an electronic-judiciary project was undergoing to bring the subordinate courts under...

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    Online courts grant bail to 18,000 prisoners in Bangladesh in eight days

    M Moneruzzaman | Updated at 09:06pm on May 23, 2020

    A total of 18,585 detained people were granted bail by lower courts in eight working days after the inception of online justice services across the...

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    China just doesn’t have Canada’s independent judiciary: Trudeau

    Agence France-Presse . Ottawa | Updated at 11:08pm on May 22, 2020

    Beijing’s linking of its detention of two Canadians in China to the arrest of a Chinese executive in Vancouver shows it doesn’t understand the meaning...

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    E-judiciary project remains stalled for 3yrs

    M Moneruzzaman | Updated at 12:37am on April 24, 2020

    The Supreme Court’s proposal to introduce e-judiciary has remained stalled since 2017 after the law ministry opposed the government-sponsored project stating that the ministry would...

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    CJ extends closure of all courts till April 25

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 04:34pm on April 11, 2020

    Chief Justice Syed Mahmud Hossain on Saturday extended the closure of all courts till April 25 as the government earlier extended the public holiday till...