Highlighting the lack of judges in the country, Law Minister Anisul Huq today told parliament that there was one judge for every one lakh people in Bangladesh, while it was one for 50,000 in India.
The High Court cautions two lower court judges for not following relevant rules in dealing with a bail petition in connection with a case filed under Information and Communication Technology (ICT) Act.
The Supreme Court administration requests the government to tighten security of judges, lawyers, court officials and litigants at the courts across the country.
The Supreme Court has ruled that its judges must sign the judgments or orders in normal cases promptly and within six months of delivering them in exceptional cases.
The Supreme Court comes up with 40 observations about the code of conduct of its judges.
The Supreme Court tells its judges to sign the judgements or orders within six months after delivering them, even in the case of any special cases.
The cabinet yesterday approved a proposal to increase salaries of judges in line with the Eight National Pay Scale.
The code of conduct for the Supreme Court judges should be one that every judge follows ensuring their accountability, Law Minister Anisul Huq said yesterday.