Bangladesh High Court

November 16, 2020
November 16, 2020

Writ challenges quota system in recruitment of primary school teachers

A writ petition was filed with the High Court today challenging the legality of government action for keeping quota system in appointing assistant teachers for government primary schools across the...

October 21, 2020
October 21, 2020

Rooppur Nuclear Power Plant scam: HC grants permanent bail to contractor Asif

The High Court today granted permanent bail to contractor Asif Hossain in a case filed over the corruption in purchasing furniture and household items for officials of Rooppur Nuclear Power Plant...

October 14, 2020
October 14, 2020

Death of SC lawyer: HC refuses to grant anticipatory bail to his widow, 3 others

The High Court today refused to grant anticipatory bail to four accused in a case filed over the murder of Supreme Court lawyer Asif Imtiaz khan Jisad.

October 14, 2020
October 14, 2020

HC issues directives to stop fake arrest warrants

The High Court today issued several directives to the authorities concerned in order to stop fake arrest warrants against people.

October 13, 2020
October 13, 2020

Appellate, HC divisions to go on annual vacation from Dec 20 to 31

The Appellate and High Court Divisions of the Supreme Court will go on a vacation from December 20 to December 31.

October 8, 2020
October 8, 2020

Keeping children away from crime: HC directs BGB to generate awareness at border

The High Court has directed Border Guard of Bangladesh (BGB) to enforce awareness building programmes at schools in bordering areas to keep children and juveniles away from drugs and smuggling.

October 7, 2020
October 7, 2020

HC orders to finish trial of 32-year old Seema murder case in 3 months

The High Court today directed the trial court concerned to finish within three months the trial proceedings of the much-discussed 32-year old murder case of Seema Mohammadi in Dhaka.

September 23, 2020
September 23, 2020

Misappropriation of Tk 5.77 crore: HC denies bail to millionaire peon Yeasin

The High Court today rejected a bail petition of Yeasin Miah, a suspended peon at Brahmanbaria sub-registrar office, in a case filed on charge of misappropriating Tk 5.77 crore of state money.

September 22, 2020
September 22, 2020

HC for recognising those who received training inside the country in 1971 as freedom fighters

The High Court has directed the government to take necessary steps to recognise the people who had received training inside the country for the purpose of participating in 1971 Liberation War, as...

September 21, 2020
September 21, 2020

HC acquits all 8 convicted accused in a murder case

The High Court today acquitted all the eight accused, among whom six were sentenced to death and two were sentenced to life imprisonment by the lower court concerned, in a murder case filed in 2006.