appointment of new chief justice

Justice Mahmud Hossain made new CJ

The president appoints Justice Syed Mahmud Hossain, a judge of the Appellate Division of the Supreme Court (SC), as new chief justice of the country.

February 3, 2018
February 3, 2018

Justice Mahmud Hossain made CJ

Justice Syed Mahmud Hossain, a senior judge of the Supreme Court, was appointed the 22nd chief justice of the country yesterday, superseding Justice Md Abdul Wahhab Miah, who had been discharging...

February 2, 2018
February 2, 2018

Justice Mahmud Hossain made new CJ

The president appoints Justice Syed Mahmud Hossain, a judge of the Appellate Division of the Supreme Court (SC), as new chief justice of the country.

January 30, 2018
January 30, 2018

‘Appointment of new CJ likely by Thursday’

The new chief justice will likely be appointed by Thursday. The names of few apex court judges are being discussed for the appointment, a reliable source in the law ministry told The Daily Star...

January 21, 2018
January 21, 2018

Hearing on plea challenging legality of keeping CJ post vacant deferred

The High Court defers for a week the hearing on a writ petition that challenged the legality of keeping the post of chief justice vacant and not appointing a successor to former chief justice...