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  • Bangladesh block pornography websites

    Block pornography websites for 6 months: HC

    The High Court directs the government to block all pornography websites and publication of all obscene materials from the electronic forms for next six months.

  • High court hammer sign

    Corruption is a curse: HC

    Corruption is a curse and it is harmful to the national economy and national interest, the High Court observes in the full text of its verdict in an appeal of former BNP minister Nazmul Huda and his wife Sigma Huda in connection with a bribery case.

  • 7 BNP Leader got High Court Anticipatory Bail

    200 BNP men get HC bail

    Around 200 BNP leaders and activists from different districts secure anticipatory bail from the High Court in connection with the cases recently filed against them.

  • Bangladesh High Court

    Eden College student Sadia murder: All 8 accused acquitted

    The High Court acquits all the eight accused who were convicted by the trial court in Eden University College student Sadia Nur Mita murder case.

  • Barrister Mainul Hosein Treatment

    Why Mainul should not be hospitalised in Dhaka

    The High Court yesterday issued a rule asking the government to explain in a week why it should not be directed to admit Barrister

  • Bangladesh High Court

    Why not register Ganasamhati Andolon

    The High Court yesterday issued a rule asking the Election Commission (EC) to explain in 10 days why it should not be directed to

  • Bangladesh High Court

    HC rejects petition on dissolution of parliament

    The High Court yesterday rejected a writ petition that sought its directive on the authorities concerned to dissolve the current parliament in 42 days before the upcoming election.

  • Barrister Mainul Hosein’s health report

    HC seeks Mainul's medical report

    The High Court (HC) yesterday asked Rangpur Medical College Hospital (RMCH) to conduct a medical check-up on Barrister Mainul Hosein and submit the report by Sunday.

  • HC forms committee to test quality of Wasa water

    The High Court yesterday formed a five-member committee to examine the quality of water supplied by Dhaka Water Supply and Sewerage Authority (Wasa), and submit a report in two months.

  • Why no blood test before marriage

    Why no blood test before job, marriage

    The High Court yesterday issued a rule asking the government to explain why it should not compel jobseekers to submit their blood test

  • Bangladesh block pornography websites

    HC to hear writ petition on November 20

    A High Court bench yesterday fixed November 20 for hearing on the writ petition filed over “fictitious” cases against activists of BNP and other political parties.

  • Bangladesh block pornography websites

    Why Khaleda shouldn’t get bail in Cumilla arson case: HC to govt

    The High Court issues a notice asking the government to explain why BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia should not be granted bail in an arson case filed in Cumilla.

  • Bangladesh High Court

    ACC can probe diplomatic bonded warehouses

    After six years of legal battle, the High Court has finally cleared the way for the Anti-Corruption Commission to investigate the operations of National Warehouse and even sue the company for any illegal imports or sales of liquor.

  • Bangladesh block pornography websites

    Writ on 'False' Cases: HC issues split order

    A two-judge High Court bench yesterday delivered a split order in a writ petition submitted over “fictitious” cases filed against activists of the BNP and other political parties.

  • Bangladesh block pornography websites

    HC order on writ petition today

    The High Court will deliver an order today on a writ petition seeking directive on government to form a high-powered body to probe the

  • Khulna Jail's Prisoner Obaid Ali

    Freedom forever

    On Sunday afternoon, Khulna jail received the copy of a High Court order that one Obaid Ali be released from death row because the court had found him innocent.

  • Photographer Shahidul Alam

    Why Shahidul shouldn't be granted bail

    The High Court yesterday issued a rule asking the government to explain in a week why noted photographer Shahidul Alam should not be granted bail in a case filed against him under section 57 of the Information and Communication Technology (ICT) Act.

  • BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia

    Send Khaleda to BSMMU now: HC

    The High Court yesterday directed the government to immediately admit BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia to Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University (BSMMU) for treatment.

  • Bangladesh High Court

    HC orders probe on BB publication

    The High Court yesterday directed the finance secretary to immediately form a probe committee to find out the people responsible for distorting history in a book titled “Bangladesh Bank-er Itihas (History of Bangladesh Bank)”.

  • Moudud Ahmed and Sanaullah Miah get High Court's Anticipatory Bail

    Moudud, Sanaullah get anticipatory bail

    BNP leaders Barrister Moudud Ahmed and Advocate Sanaullah Miah secure anticipatory bail from the High Court in two separate cases.

  • Chief Justice Syed Mahmud Hossain

    SC reopens today after vacation

    Chief Justice Syed Mahmud Hossain has reconstituted five High Court benches, as both the Appellate and High Court divisions of the Supreme Court will reopen today after a 47-day annual vacation.

  • Shahidul Alam bail petition Tuesday

    Shahidul's bail hearing likely today: DAG

    The High Court (HC) may hold hearing on acclaimed photographer Shahidul Alam's bail petition today, Deputy Attorney General (DAG)

  • Shahidul Alam bail petition Tuesday

    Shahidul's bail hearing unlikely today

    The bail petition of internationally-acclaimed photographer Shahidul Alam has been included in today's High Court cause list.

  • High Court Justice Syed Refaat Ahmed

    ‘Cops, judges must together ensure justice’

    Police and judiciary must work together to ensure justice to the people, High Court judge Justice Syed Refaat Ahmed has says.

  • High court hammer sign

    Writ petition seeks probe into cases against BNP activists

    Three pro-BNP lawyers yesterday filed a writ petition with the High Court seeking its directive on the government to form a high-powered commission to probe into the authenticity of the cases against the leaders and activists of BNP and other political parties.

  • BNP Joint Secretary Sohel

    Attacking Police Van: BNP joint secy-general Sohel on 5-day remand

    A Dhaka court yesterday placed BNP Joint Secretary General Habibun Nabi Khan Sohel on a five-day remand, in connection with a case filed over attacking a prison van near High Court area and snatching detainees in January this year.

  • Bangladeshi Photographer Shahidul Alam seeks Bangladesh high court bail

    Free Shahidul immediately

    Renowned photographer Shahidul Alam again filed a petition with the High Court yesterday seeking bail in a case filed for “spreading propaganda and false information against the government”.

  • Injunction on Bangladesh national election schedule

    Plea seeks injunction on general election schedule

    A petition is moved before the High Court seeking its directive on the Election Commission and the government not to publish any schedule for holding next parliamentary election until disposal of a pending rule.

  • Ducsu Election 2018

    Ducsu Polls: HC refuses to hear contempt petition

    The High Court refused to continue the hearing on a contempt petition, filed against DU authorities regarding Ducsu election, following an argument between the lawyers in the court yesterday.

  • Two fake businessmen jailed in Bangladesh

    Two businessmen get 15 years' jail

    A Dhaka court yesterday sentenced two businessmen to 15 years' imprisonment in a case filed over embezzlement of over Tk 17.38 crore by opening a fake enterprise.

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