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Appointment of CJ likely tomorrow

The new chief justice is likely to be appointed by tomorrow as the post has been vacant since immediate past chief justice Surendra Kumar Sinha stepped down on November 10 last year.

February 5, 2018
February 5, 2018

Will strive to ensure justice for all: CJ

Newly appointed Chief Justice Syed Mahmud Hossain yesterday said he would always try to protect coordination among the three state organs and do everything possible to strongly establish the rule...

January 31, 2018
January 31, 2018

Appointment of CJ likely tomorrow

The new chief justice is likely to be appointed by tomorrow as the post has been vacant since immediate past chief justice Surendra Kumar Sinha stepped down on November 10 last year.

November 12, 2017
November 12, 2017

Forced to quit: BNP No pressure: AL

The ruling Awami League thinks Chief Justice Surendra Kumar Sinha has stepped down considering his health while its archrival BNP has alleged that he was forced to resign.

August 24, 2017
August 24, 2017

Pro-Al lawyers threaten to boycott CJ’s programme

Pro-Awami League lawyers threaten to boycott the functions where the chief justice will attend as the CJ has not expunged “irrelevant” observations from the 16th amendment verdict.

August 23, 2017
August 23, 2017

An ominous sign for country

Terming the prime minister's remarks about the chief justice “an ominous sign for the country,” the BNP yesterday said it would make the country's prevailing situation more...

August 21, 2017
August 21, 2017

Been patient enough: CJ

When the government for the 24th time in two years sought time from the Supreme Court to issue a gazette notification on the disciplinary rules for lower court judges, Chief Justice Surendra Kumar...

March 8, 2016
March 8, 2016

Comments on CJ embarrassed govt

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina yesterday said her government was “embarrassed” by the comments of two ministers about Chief Justice Surendra Kumar Sinha.

February 28, 2016
February 28, 2016

Law minister believes CJ would make observations

Against the backdrop of the apex court's dissatisfaction with the way the prosecution and the investigation agency of the ICT are

February 8, 2016
February 8, 2016

Return case files, don't talk to press

Chief Justice Surendra Kumar Sinha yesterday wanted that Justice AHM Shamsuddin Choudhury Manik, a former Supreme Court judge, immediately return all the files of cases of unsettled judgments...

January 27, 2016
January 27, 2016

Writing verdict after retirement not unconstitutional

Rejecting the chief justice's remark that a judge's act of writing verdicts after retirement goes against the law and the constitution, Law