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    A dreadful executive intervention in judiciary independence

    | Updated at 12:00am on March 06, 2020

    TUESDAY’S withdrawal of the district and sessions judge of Pirojpur and his attachment to the law ministry ‘on charges of corruption’ immediately after the judge...

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    The judiciary and justice dispensation

    Amir Mohammad Sayem | Updated at 12:00am on February 01, 2020

    THE judiciary, which is one of the three organs of a state, is a powerful weapon against injustice. The system of courts usually interprets and...

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    Fighting with what one has

    Jawed Naqvi | Updated at 12:00am on January 22, 2020

    INDIA’S right-wing rulers are riding the proverbial tiger, and they know it in their bones. Losing control of the reins would unleash dreadful prospects for...

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    High Court rules on  e-judiciary

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 02:12am on January 20, 2020

    The High Court on Sunday issued a rule asking the government why it would not passed order to bring all the courts in the country...

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    The judiciary must be allowed to function independently

    | Updated at 10:42pm on December 15, 2019

    TWELVE years have gone by since the government of the day in November 2007 effected the ‘separation of the judiciary’ from the executive after the...

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    Independence of judiciary adds to case backlog: PM

    Ahammad Foyez | Updated at 11:40pm on October 29, 2019

    Prime minister Sheikh Hasina on Tuesday said that the complications and congestion of cases increased in the name of independence of the judiciary. ‘You people...

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    Government has no interference in judiciary, claims Quader

    United News of Bangladesh . Feni | Updated at 12:00am on October 27, 2019

    Awami League General Secretary Obaidul Quader on Saturday said the verdict in the Nusrat murder case has proved that the Awami League government does not...

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    Law needed on Supreme Court judge’s appointment

    | Updated at 12:00am on October 22, 2019

    THE appointment of judges of the Supreme Court, almost every time, brings to the fore an issue that the government has for long neglected —...

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    A worryingly tardy speedy trial process

    | Updated at 12:00am on September 19, 2019

    SPEEDY trials by way of the Law and Order Infringing Offences (Speedy Trial) Act, or Speedy Trial Act in short, enacted in December 2002 to...

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    Police asked to free children or grant them bail   

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on September 01, 2019

    Justice Muhammad Imman Ali, chairman of Supreme Court’s Special Committee for Child Rights on Saturday directed the child affairs police officers posted at each police...