Full SC bench to decide Yunus’ fate

Hearing on Mar 15; move on to find new MD for Grameen Bank
Nobel laureate Dr Muhammad Yunus yesterday filed an appeal with the Supreme Court in a final attempt to stay as the managing director of Grameen Bank he founded nearly three decades ago.
In the appeal filed with Supreme Court chamber judge Justice Syed Mahmud Hossain, Dr Yunus sought a stay on a High Court ruling that upheld his removal by the Bangladesh Bank on

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SC starts hearing fatwa appeal verdict after 9 years

SC starts hearing fatwa appeal verdict after 9 years

The Appellate Division of the Supreme Court on Tuesday started hearing a petition filed in 2001 seeking permission to appeal against a High Court verdict that had declared illegal fatwa (religious decrees).
The High Court bench of Justice Mohammad Gholam Rabbani and Justice Nazmun Ara Sultana on January 1, 2001 delivered the judgement saying that the ‘legal system of

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