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May 30, 2018
May 30, 2018

SC bars displaying foreign films during festivals

The Supreme Court rules that the foreign films cannot be imported, distributed and displayed at the country’s cinema halls during the Eid-ul-fitr, Eid-ul-Azha, puja and Pahela Baishakh.

May 28, 2018
May 28, 2018

SC stays HC rule on shutting down Destiny 2000

The Supreme Court stays a High Court rule asking the authorities concerned to explain why they should not be directed to close down Destiny 2000, the controversial multi-level marketing company.

May 8, 2018
May 8, 2018

Writ plea seeks stay on Bar Council polls

A Supreme Court lawyer files a writ petition with the High Court seeking stay on election to Bangladesh Bar Council, the highest body for regulating the country's lawyers, which is scheduled...

March 29, 2018
March 29, 2018

SC asks lower court judges to write Bangla dates with English ones

The Supreme Court administration directs the lower court judges to write the Bangla years and dates along with English ones in their judgments from now in order to show honour to the mother tongue ...

February 14, 2018
February 14, 2018

Proposal of 128 addl dist judges’ promotion approved

The Supreme Court (SC) today approved a proposal for promotion of 128 additional district judges to the post of district judges.

February 14, 2018
February 14, 2018

Sonali Bank: SC clears way for recruiting 2,201 officers

The Supreme Court has cleared the way for Sonali Bank to resume the process of recruiting manpower to 2,201 posts of senior officer, officer and cash officer.

February 4, 2018
February 4, 2018

Syed Mahmud Hossain takes oath as CJ

Newly appointed Chief Justice Syed Mahmud Hossain was sworn in yesterday as the 22nd chief justice of Bangladesh.

January 11, 2018
January 11, 2018

SC legal aid committee seeks list of old prisoners

The Supreme Court Legal Aid Committee sends a letter to five jails including Dhaka Central Jail seeking a list of the prisoners aged above 75 years and details of them.

November 12, 2017
November 12, 2017

8-month old child returns to mother’s lap following SC order

An eight-month-old child, who was deprived of his mother’s breastfeeding for around one and a half months, returns to his mother’s lap following a Supreme Court order.

November 7, 2017
November 7, 2017

Orphanage Graft Case: SC clears way for trial of Khaleda Zia

The Supreme Court yesterday upheld a High Court order that cleared the way for the Senior Special Judge's Court-5 of Dhaka to continue trial proceedings of Zia Orphanage Trust corruption case...