LWM organises virtual discussion on ‘The Judicial Process of Bangabandhu Murder Case and Its Verdict’

In continuation of the series of events organised by the Liberation War Museum (LWM) on the occasion of the birth centenary of Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman, a virtual discussion titled ‘The...

AI-enhanced Legal Professionals in Bangladesh The time is now

Artificial Intelligence (“AI”) is perhaps one of the most hyped-up terminologies in this version of the digital era and is no longer alien to the people at large.

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 ...

Taposh instigated ACC move to freeze bank accounts, Khokon alleges

Former Dhaka South City Corporation (DSCC) mayor Sayeed Khokon today blamed the current DSCC mayor -- Sheikh Fazle Noor Taposh -- for the court order on freezing eight bank accounts belonging to...

Minor charged with murder: HC summons IOs over allegation of forced confession

The High Court today summoned two investigation officers (IOs) of a case filed over the murder of a child in Bogura, asking them to appear before it to place their explanations over allegation of...

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.

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...

June 29, 2021
June 29, 2021

Taposh instigated ACC move to freeze bank accounts, Khokon alleges

Former Dhaka South City Corporation (DSCC) mayor Sayeed Khokon today blamed the current DSCC mayor -- Sheikh Fazle Noor Taposh -- for the court order on freezing eight bank accounts belonging to...

June 29, 2021
June 29, 2021

Minor charged with murder: HC summons IOs over allegation of forced confession

The High Court today summoned two investigation officers (IOs) of a case filed over the murder of a child in Bogura, asking them to appear before it to place their explanations over allegation of...

June 28, 2021
June 28, 2021

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.

June 28, 2021
June 28, 2021

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...

June 28, 2021
June 28, 2021

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...

June 28, 2021
June 28, 2021

Court orders to freeze 8 bank accounts of Sayeed Khokon, family members

A Dhaka court has ordered to freeze eight bank accounts of former mayor of Dhaka South City Corporation (DSCC) Sayeed Khokon and three of his family members -- wife Farhana Alam, sister Shahana...

June 27, 2021
June 27, 2021

All High Court orders of ad-interim bail extended for 4 weeks

All ad-interim orders delivered by the High Court including the ones regarding bails have been extended for the next four weeks because of the ongoing Covid-19 outbreak.

June 27, 2021
June 27, 2021

Major (retd) Sinha murder: 15 accused including Liaqat Ali, Pradeep indicted

A Cox’s Bazar court framed charges against 15 accused, including suspended inspector Liaqat Ali and former officer-in-charge of Teknaf Police Station Pradeep Kumar Das, in a case filed over Major ...