1w ago| LAW NEWS

Hashem Foods fire Determining the liability of regulators

A virtual dialogue on Industrial Safety of the RMG Sector during the Post-Accord-Alliance Period on 11 July 2021 was organised by the Centre for Policy Dialogue (CPD) and Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung ...

3w ago| LAW NEWS

DU Wins 2nd Professor Shah Alam Constitutional Law Moot Court Competition, BRACU emerges as the runner-up

The 2nd Professor Shah Alam Constitutional Law Virtual Moot Court Competition organised by Empowerment through Law of the Common People (ELCOP) was held from 24-27 June. A total of 26 teams...

3w ago| LAW NEWS

Society can’t be protected from crimes by death sentences: Chief Justice

Society cannot be free of crimes by only handing out rigorous punishment like death sentence and life imprisonment, Chief Justice Syed Mahmud Hossain said today.

HC grants 6-month ad-interim bail to man jailed instead of actual convict

The High Court today granted six months’ ad-interim bail to an “innocent man” named Manik Hawlader, who has been serving a jail sentence instead of the convict in a drug case.

Introduce biometric data management in jails to identify prisoners: High Court

Examining a list of 26 reported incidents of innocent persons serving jail sentences instead of the actual accused and convicts, the High Court today issued a rule to introduce biometric data...

HC seeks trial court judge’s explanation on granting bail to suspended DIG prisons

The High Court sought explanation today from a trial court judge regarding their decision to grant ad-interim bail to Partha Gopal Banik, a suspended deputy inspector general (prisons) of Sylhet...

July 20, 2021
July 20, 2021

Hashem Foods fire Determining the liability of regulators

A virtual dialogue on Industrial Safety of the RMG Sector during the Post-Accord-Alliance Period on 11 July 2021 was organised by the Centre for Policy Dialogue (CPD) and Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung ...

July 7, 2021
July 7, 2021

DU Wins 2nd Professor Shah Alam Constitutional Law Moot Court Competition, BRACU emerges as the runner-up

The 2nd Professor Shah Alam Constitutional Law Virtual Moot Court Competition organised by Empowerment through Law of the Common People (ELCOP) was held from 24-27 June. A total of 26 teams...

July 6, 2021
July 6, 2021

Society can’t be protected from crimes by death sentences: Chief Justice

Society cannot be free of crimes by only handing out rigorous punishment like death sentence and life imprisonment, Chief Justice Syed Mahmud Hossain said today.

June 30, 2021
June 30, 2021

Family demands safe return of missing JU student

The family of a Jahangirnagar University student who has been missing for about a week has demanded for his safe return.

June 30, 2021
June 30, 2021

Boat-capsize in Sandwip: HC directs to compensate 18 victim families Tk 15 lakh each

The High Court today directed the government to give Tk 15 lakh each in compensation to the families of 18 victims who died in a boat-capsize at Sandwip channel of Chattogram on April 2, 2017.

June 30, 2021
June 30, 2021

Evict all restaurants, shops in Hatirjheel-Begunbari within 60 days: High Court

The High Court today observed that the Hatirjheel-Begunbari project is the lung of Dhaka city and its protection is imperative.

June 30, 2021
June 30, 2021

2013 mayhem in Dhaka: BNP leader Aslam placed on one-day remand

A Dhaka court today placed BNP leader Aslam Chowdhury on a one-day remand in a case filed with Ramna Police Station over 2013 mayhem in Dhaka.

June 30, 2021
June 30, 2021

Rape, murder of minor in Pirojpur: HC acquits 2 death row convicts

The High Court today acquitted two death row convicts in a case filed over the rape and murder of a child, Fatima Akhter Eti, in Mathbaria upazila of Pirojpur district in 2014.

June 29, 2021
June 29, 2021

Baraigram upazila chairman murder: Municipality mayor, 43 others named in charge sheet

Police today submitted a charge sheet accusing 44 people including KM Zakir Hossain, mayor of Banpara municipality in Natore, in the case filed for the murder of Baraigram upazila chairman...

June 29, 2021
June 29, 2021

Attempt to rape, murder Pori Moni: Nasir, Omi get bail

A Dhaka court today granted ad-interim bail to Uttara Club Limited's former president Nasir U Mahmud and his associate Tuhin Siddiqui Omi in an attempted rape and murder case filed by actress...