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Can a river be a legal person?

Can a river be a legal person?

Raihan Rahman Rafid

Thu, Feb 14 2019

What is the best way to protect our rivers? 

Jailed Reuters journalists appeal to...

Jailed Reuters journalists appeal to...

South Asia

Fri, Feb 1 2019

Wa Lone, 32, and Kyaw Soe Oo, 28, were jailed for seven years after being convicted in September in a...

Pakistan rejects challenge against Asia...

Pakistan rejects challenge against Asia...

South Asia

Tue, Jan 29 2019

Asia Bibi, a farm worker, was convicted in 2010 of making derogatory remarks about Islam after neighbours...

Writ filed challenging extension of...

Writ filed challenging extension of...

Parliament

Tue, Jan 22 2019

Supreme Court Lawyer Eunus Ali Akond filed the writ on Tuesday

SC clears way for holding Ducsu...

SC clears way for holding Ducsu...

Dhaka

Mon, Jan 7 2019

A four-member bench of the Appellate division led by Chief Justice Syed Mahmud Hossain passed the order...

Journalist murder: SC scraps bail of...

Journalist murder: SC scraps bail of...

Court

Sun, Jan 6 2019

The Supreme Court also asked the lower court of Sirajganj to dispose of the case within six months

Chief justice reconstitutes Appellate...

Chief justice reconstitutes Appellate...

Court

Thu, Jan 3 2019

The benches will start operation on Sunday

Writ seeks stay on Menon’s...

Writ seeks stay on Menon’s...

Court

Tue, Jan 1 2019

Supreme Court lawyer and JaPa candidate Eunus Ali Akond filed the writ with the High Court, alleging...

SC upholds HC order disqualifying 9...

SC disqualifies 9 candidates from contesting...

Court

Mon, Dec 24 2018

The order ensures that eight BNP leaders will not be able to run for office this time

SC scraps nomination of BNP’s Jamalpur...

SC scraps nomination of BNP’s Jamalpur...

Court

Tue, Dec 18 2018

The seven-member bench led by Chief Justice Syed Mahmud Hossain passed the order after the hearing of...

Top court scraps candidacies of 5 BNP...

Top court scraps candidacies of 5 BNP...

Court

Mon, Dec 17 2018

The candidature of Dhaka 20 candidate Tamijuddin, Bogra 3 Abdul Muhit Talukder, Bogra 7 Sarkar Badal,...

SC defers appeal hearing of BNP’s Tuku,...

SC defers appeal hearing of BNP’s Tuku,...

Court

Tue, Dec 11 2018

The bench of Appellate Division Justice Hasan Foyez Siddique stayed the High Court order

SC upholds High Court order BNP’s Ali...

SC upholds High Court order BNP’s Ali...

Election

Tue, Dec 11 2018

The Appellate Division order has barred Azgar from contesting the polls

SC: Pay Tk100 cr to Moon Cinema Hall...

SC: Pay Tk100 cr to Moon Cinema Hall...

Court

Mon, Dec 10 2018

In May 2011, the court declared the Fifth Amendment to the constitution unlawful

SC orders EC to accept, scrutinize Mirza...

SC orders EC to accept, scrutinize Mirza...

Election

Thu, Dec 6 2018

A seven-member bench of the Supreme Court Appellate Division passed the order 

SC blocks Jessore BNP candidate, other...

SC blocks Jessore BNP candidate, other...

Court

Sun, Dec 2 2018

Following the order, convicted people will not be able to contest the elections, ACC lawyer Khurshid...

‘Convicts can’t participate in polls...

‘Convicts can’t participate in polls...

Court

Sat, Dec 1 2018

Attorney General Mahbubey Alam made the statement while addressing the press at his office on...

SC stays HC order on BNP contestant's...

SC stays HC order on BNP contestant's...

Court

Sat, Dec 1 2018

Appellate Division Chamber Judge Justice Hasan Foez Siddique passed the order on Saturday

When the police break the law

When the police break the law

Nafiz Ahmed

Fri, Nov 16 2018

We need legal safeguards against the abuse of police power

Sri Lanka turmoil deepens as new PM...

Sri Lanka turmoil deepens as new PM...

World

Wed, Nov 14 2018

The Supreme Court stayed a presidential decree to dissolve parliament and hold fresh elections on Tuesday...

Sri Lanka Supreme Court restores parliament...

Sri Lanka Supreme Court restores parliament...

South Asia

Tue, Nov 13 2018

There was no immediate comment from Sirisena or Rajapakse after the Supreme Court's unanimous...