Appellate Division of the Supreme Court

SC stays 154 tanners’ fine till July 17

The Supreme Court stays till July 17 a High Court order that had ordered 154 tanners of Dhaka’s Hazaribagh area to pay Tk 50,000 per day each in compensation for damaging the environment.

October 30, 2022
October 30, 2022

Apex court hamstrung by a judge crisis

Appointing more judges key to clearing huge case backlogs

June 28, 2016
June 28, 2016

SC stays 154 tanners’ fine till July 17

The Supreme Court stays till July 17 a High Court order that had ordered 154 tanners of Dhaka’s Hazaribagh area to pay Tk 50,000 per day each in compensation for damaging the environment.

May 5, 2016
May 5, 2016

Nizami ‘worried’ after hearing verdict

Death row war criminal Motiur Rahman Nizami hears the Supreme Court verdict that upheld his death penalty. He seem restless and worried after hearing the news.

February 4, 2016
February 4, 2016

Govt to appoint 3 judges to Appellate Division

The government takes an initiative to promote three High Court judges to the Appellate Division, as the apex court has a shortage of judges for more than two years.

November 19, 2015
November 19, 2015

HC scraps a provision of ACC law

The High Court scraps a provision of the Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) law which provides that its commissioners will act under the control and supervision of its chairman.