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High Court

End impunity of influentials

End impunity of influentials

The High Court yesterday directed the government to ensure the enforcement of traffic rules so that vehicles of influential people do not get to take the wrong side of streets with impunity. The suo moto rule came on the very day The Daily Star published a report headlined “Influentials on the wrong side” with...

Tackling Ebola

HC screening order not for all passengers

The High Court on Monday had actually ordered to take steps for Ebola screening of air passengers coming from Ebola affected countries only. The order had come in response to a writ petition filed by a Supreme Court lawyer who reportedly misinformed the media that day. Petitioner Eunus Ali Akond on that day had told the media that a High Court bench ordered the government to screen all incoming passengers at all international ports and border areas with the help of...

HC asks for wealth report of MP Bodi

The High Court yesterday sought the wealth statement submitted by ruling Awami League lawmaker Abdur Rahman Bodi to the Anti-Corruption Commission. During a hearing on a bail petition filed by Bodi, the HC bench of Justice Syed AB Mahmudul Huq and Justice Md Akram Hossain Chowdhury asked ACC counsel Khurshid Alam Khan to produce his wealth statement before it on Sunday. The anti-graft body filed a case with Ramna Police Station on August 21 accusing the lawmaker from Cox's Bazar-4 constituency...

HC halts allotment of Nijhum Dwip land

HC halts allotment of Nijhum Dwip land

The High Court today imposed an injunction on making further allotment of land or any construction of structure in Nijhum Dwip, a reserved forest area, in Noakhali. In response to a writ petition, the court asked the authorities concerned of the government to submit a report regarding the list of possessors and the position...

SC lawyer summoned for 'misleading media'

SC lawyer summoned for 'misleading media'

A Supreme Court lawyer has been summoned to appear before the High Court on Sunday for giving misinformation to media on its order about measures to prevent Ebola contamination. The HC bench of Justice Naima Haider and Justice Bhabani Prasad Sinha today directed Akond to appear before it at 10:30am Sunday (October 26) to...

Recruiting New Pry School Asst Teachers

HC stays govt circular

The High Court on Sunday stayed the effectiveness of a government circular for fresh recruitment of assistant teachers to primary schools. In response to a writ petition, the court also issued a rule upon the government to explain why the circular for recruiting new teachers without completing recruitments of previous candidates from the waiting list should not be declared illegal. A total of 52 candidates, who were in the waiting list published after a recruitment test held in 2011, yesterday filed...

HC directs govt to free Barisal Jail Canal from encroachment

HC directs govt to free Barisal Jail Canal from encroachment

The High Court yesterday directed the government to stop encroachment, earth filling, and dumping of waste in Jail Khal in Barisal city within the next two weeks. The court also asked the government to submit a report before it, after complying with the order, within the next four weeks. The HC bench of Justice Moyeenul...

HC summons Akond for ‘misleading media’

HC summons Akond for ‘misleading media’

The High Court today summoned Supreme Court lawyer Eunus Ali Akond for providing misinformation to the media about its order on screening incoming passengers at international ports and borders to prevent Ebola virus. The HC bench of Justice Naima Haider and Justice Nazrul Islam Talukder ordered Akond to appear before it at 10:30am tomorrow. Talking...

Parliament and judiciary: Striking a balance

Parliament and judiciary: Striking a balance

A Supreme Court (SC) lawyer recently filed a writ petition with the High Court challenging the legality of the 16th Amendment made to the Constitution of the People's Republic of Bangladesh regarding the removal of SC judges based on incapacity and misconduct (The Daily Star, 15/10/14). The amendment allows the parliament to impeach...

TACKLING EBOLA

Screen all inbound passengers: HC

Screen all inbound passengers: HC

The High Court today asked the government to take necessary steps to screen all inbound passengers at air, land and sea ports with the help of armed forces to prevent the deadly Ebola virus from entering the country. The court also issued a rule upon the government to explain why a directive will not...

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