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Six JMB members sentenced to death for killing freedom fighter

A Kurigram court on Thursday sentenced six members of banned militant outfit Jamaat-ul-Mujahideen Bangladesh (JMB) to death in a case filed over the murder of a freedom fighter, reports UNB. Read More...

Khaleda Zia gets permanent bail in two cases

The High Court has granted permanent bail to BNP chairperson Begum Khaleda Zia in two separate cases of remarks on Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman's March 7 speech and hurting religious sentiment. A bench of High Court Justice Jahangir Hossain and Justice Shahed Nur Uddin passed the order on Thursday (June 16). Barrister Kaiser Kamal, Begum Khaleda Zia's lawyer, confirmed the order to the media. Read More...

7 sentenced to life imprisonment for killing AL leader in Laxmipur

A court has sentenced seven people to life imprisonment in the murder case of an Awami League leader named Ahsan Ullah in Laxmipur. At the same time, each of the convicts was fined Tk 10,000 and sentenced to one more year imprisonment for non-payment. District and Sessions Judge Mohammad Rahibul Islam handed down the verdict around 11:30 am on Thursday (June 16). Read More...

Police press charges against 29 Rohingyas in Mohib Ullah murder case

Police on Monday submitted a chargesheet against 29 Rohingya people in connection with the murder of their leader Mohib Ullah. Cox's Bazar Additional Superintendent of Police Rafiqul Islam said of the charge-sheeted accused, 15 are now in jail while 14 others remained fugitive. Read More...

Forging PM's signature heinous crime: HC

The High Court today said forging the signature of Prime Minister is a heinous crime and there is no scope of acting soft on people involved in such incidents. The High Court came up with the observations while discharging a rule regarding the bail plea of Fatema Khatun, arrested in a case lodged over faking forging documents of Prime Minister's Office (PMO). Read More...

Trial begins in graft case against DGHS ex-DG Azad.

A court here today framed charges in a graft case filed by the Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) against former director general (DG) of Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS) Abul Kalam Azad and five others. Read More...


Trial begins in graft case against DGHS ex-DG Azad

A court here today framed charges in a graft case filed by the Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) against former director general (DG) of Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS) Abul Kalam Azad and five others. Read More...

Case against Shamim Iskander to continue

The Appellate Division of the Supreme Court today scrapped the petition filed by Shamim Iskander seeking quashing of the corruption case against him. An Appellate Division bench led by Chief Justice Hasan Foez Siddique passed the order. Read More...

Khaleda Zia's appearance in 11 cases on Sep 20

A court here today set September 20 for the appearance of BNP chairperson Begum Khaleda Zia before it in 11 cases filed against her. Today was fixed for the appearance of the BNP chief before the court but Dhaka Metropolitan Sessions Judge KM Imrul Qayesh reset the date as Khaleda Zia failed to appear because of her "poor health". Read More...

6 sentenced to death for killing husband-wife after gang rape

A court today has sentenced six people to death for killing husband and wife and disappearing their bodies after gang rape in Narayanganj. Judge Nazmul Haque Shyamal of the District Women and Children Repression Prevention Tribunal handed over the verdict on Monday afternoon. Read More...

Contempt plea against Imran Sharif, father of Japanese children dismissed by court

The Appellate Division dismissed the contempt of court petition filed by Japanese citizen Nakano Eriko against Imran Sharif, the father of her two children and a US citizen born in Bangladesh. Read More...

Appellate Division declares Tarique's wife Zubaida a fugitive

The Appellate Division of the Supreme Court has said that the High Court violated the constitution in hearing the case of the fugitive accused Dr Zubaida Rahman, wife of BNP senior vice-chairman Tarique Rahman. Read More...

HC for recruiting 2,500 NTRCA registered people as teachers

The High Court (HC) in its judgment today asked authorities concerned to recruit 2,500 people, who passed all the relevant exams of Non-Government Teachers' Registration and Certification Authority (NTRCA), as teachers in different private educational institutions. Read More...

HC orders probe on ‘disappearance’ of birth and death registration info

The High Court has directed the government to investigate the disappearance of a large amount of birth and death registration information from the database stored on the server. A HC bench of Justice Mojibur Rahman Mia and Justice Khizir Hayat passed the order after hearing of a writ petition filed in the public interest on Sunday. Read More...

9 including former MD of Sonali Bank sentenced to 17 years’ jail

A court has sentenced nine people, including a former managing director (MD) of Sonali Bank, to 17 years in prison under two separate sections. A court has sentenced them for embezzling Tk 27 lakh from Sonali Bank through loan fraud. Judge Mohammad Iqbal Hossain of Dhaka's Special Sessions Judge's Court No. 5 handed down the verdict on Wednesday (May 25). Read More...

Bangladesh Bar Council polls continue

The elections to Bangladesh Bar Council, a licensing and regulatory body of all advocates of the country, is continuing. The elections is being held at the polling centres of Bajitpur, Ishwarganj, Durgapur, Bhanga, Chikandi, Patia, Satkania, Bashkhali, Fatikchhari, Sandwip, Hatia, Nabinagar and Paikgachha civil courts, including Supreme Court Bar Association (SCBA) building and all civil court premises of the country. Read More...