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Lady Justice reinstalled - The Daily Star;

Lady Justice reinstalled - The Daily Star

The Daily StarLady Justice reinstalledThe Daily StarThe statue of the Lady Justice being reinstalled in front of the Annex Building of the SC around 12:30am today. Photo: collected. Staff Correspondent. The statue of Lady Justice, which was taken down early Friday, was reinstalled last night in front of ...and more »

Lady Justice statue re-erected on Supreme Court premises - Dhaka Tribune;

Lady Justice statue re-erected on Supreme Court premises - Dhaka Tribune

Dhaka TribuneLady Justice statue re-erected on Supreme Court premisesDhaka TribuneJust a day after being removed from in front of the Supreme Court, the statue of Lady Justice was reinstalled before the annex building of the apex court late Saturday night. Mrinal Haque, the sculptor of the blindfolded and sari-clad figure of a woman ...and more »

The sculpture being installed in front of SC Annex Building - Prothom Alo (English);

The sculpture being installed in front of SC Annex Building - Prothom Alo (English)

Prothom Alo (English)The sculpture being installed in front of SC Annex BuildingProthom Alo (English)The sculpture being reinstalled in front of the Annex Building of the Supreme Court on Saturday night. Photo: Hasan RajaThe much-talked-about sculpture is being reinstalled in front of the Annex Building of the Supreme Court. Workers began the ...and more »

Cops' mission impossible - The Daily Star;

Cops' mission impossible - The Daily Star

The Daily StarCops' mission impossibleThe Daily StarA handful of unarmed protesters hold a banner in front of a police barricade while the law enforcers use water cannon on them. Yet, police deemed it fit to arrest at least one of them, marked in red, and charge him with “attempt to kill policemen” and ...and more »

Statue of Lady Justice being reinstalled - The Daily Star;

Statue of Lady Justice being reinstalled - The Daily Star

The Daily StarStatue of Lady Justice being reinstalledThe Daily StarThe statue of Lady Justice is being reinstalled in front of the annex building of the Supreme Court in Dhaka. Some workers lifting the statue of Lady Justice to reinstall in front of the annex building of the Supreme Court in Dhaka on Saturday, May 27 ...and more »

Statue of woman removed from Bangladesh's Supreme Court - Pakistan Today;

Statue of woman removed from Bangladesh's Supreme Court - Pakistan Today

Pakistan TodayStatue of woman removed from Bangladesh's Supreme CourtPakistan TodayDHAKA: Under pressure from Islamic hard-liners, the Bangladeshi authorities in the predawn hours on Friday swiftly and quietly removed a sculpture of a woman personifying justice from outside the country's Supreme Court building. The statue had been ...and more »

SC statue removal: Police start case against protesters - Bangladesh News 24 hours;

SC statue removal: Police start case against protesters - Bangladesh News 24 hours

Bangladesh News 24 hoursSC statue removal: Police start case against protestersBangladesh News 24 hoursPolice have brought charges of attempted murder and obstructions to government duty against protesters opposing the removal of a statue from the Supreme Court premises. Four of the protesters arrested in the case were produced on Saturday before a ...and more »

Ministers Obaidul Quader, Anisul Huq defend relocation of Lady Justice statue - Bangladesh News 24 hours;

Ministers Obaidul Quader, Anisul Huq defend relocation of Lady Justice statue - Bangladesh News 24 hours

Bangladesh News 24 hoursMinisters Obaidul Quader, Anisul Huq defend relocation of Lady Justice statueBangladesh News 24 hoursAfter the removal of the Lady Justice statue from the Supreme Court premises, a cabinet member has said no sculptures built in the spirit of the Liberation War will be removed while his colleague said the relocation respected all the religions ...and more »

4 protesters land in jail - Prothom Alo (English);

4 protesters land in jail - Prothom Alo (English)

Prothom Alo (English)4 protesters land in jailProthom Alo (English)statue .A court here on Saturday sent four people, arrested during protests against the removal of the statue of Greek goddess from the Supreme Court premises, to jail in a case filed for attempting to kill police and obstructing them from performing ...and more »

This was no 'statue': Law minister - Prothom Alo (English);

This was no 'statue': Law minister - Prothom Alo (English)

Prothom Alo (English)This was no 'statue': Law ministerProthom Alo (English)Law minister Anisul HuqThe removal of the statue from the Supreme Court premises has been a display of respect towards Islam and all other religions, said the law minister, Anisul Huq. He said, “This is not a statue of Themis. In that case, this is not ...and more »

Govt removes SC statue before Ramadan as planned - Prothom Alo (English);

Govt removes SC statue before Ramadan as planned - Prothom Alo (English)

Prothom Alo (English)Govt removes SC statue before Ramadan as plannedProthom Alo (English)Government removed the statue before Ramadan as planned. Photo: Sajid Hossain The government had wanted to remove the statue of Themis from the Supreme Court before Ramadan started, said both government and Awami League (AL) sources.and more »

Lady Justice statue removed from Bangladesh court complex - New Zealand Herald

Lady Justice statue removed from Bangladesh court complexNew Zealand HeraldNEW DELHI (AP) " A statue of Lady Justice was removed from Bangladesh's Supreme Court premises under tight security after Islamist hard-liners pressed for its removal, the sculptor said Friday. The statue of a woman holding a scale and sword in her ...and more »

Supreme Court statue removal: 150 protesters charged with attempted murder - Dhaka Tribune;

Supreme Court statue removal: 150 protesters charged with attempted murder - Dhaka Tribune

Dhaka TribuneSupreme Court statue removal: 150 protesters charged with attempted murderDhaka TribunePolice have brought attempted murder charges against a number of people who protested the removal of a statue from the Supreme Court premises. Shahbagh police's OC Abul Hossain told the Dhaka Tribune that the case, filed Friday night, named four ...and more »

CJ yet to decide about Lady Justice statue - The Daily Star;

CJ yet to decide about Lady Justice statue - The Daily Star

The Daily StarCJ yet to decide about Lady Justice statueThe Daily StarSome workers taking down the statue of Lady Justice on the Supreme Court premises.during the early hours of Friday, May 26, 2017. Photo: Anisur Rahman. Star Online Report. Chief Justice Surendra Kumar Sinha is yet to decide about the fate of the statue ...and more »

Bangladesh's religious establishment, Islamist groups remove Lady Justices statue - Pakistan Today;

Bangladesh's religious establishment, Islamist groups remove Lady Justices statue - Pakistan Today

Pakistan TodayBangladesh's religious establishment, Islamist groups remove Lady Justices statuePakistan TodayA statue of Lady Justice has been removed from the supreme court building in the Bangladeshi capital after objections from Islamist groups. The sculpture, by the local artist Mrinal Haque, was installed in front of the court in December, and depicts a ...and more »

Removal of statue: 4 protesters shown arrested - The Daily Star;

Removal of statue: 4 protesters shown arrested - The Daily Star

The Daily StarRemoval of statue: 4 protesters shown arrestedThe Daily StarPolice arrest activists protesting removal of the statue of Lady Justice from the Supreme Court premises on May 26, 2017. Photo: Palash Khan. Star Online Report. Four persons, who were picked up while protesting the removal of the statue of Lady ...and more »

Islamists Demand Removal of Greek Goddess Statue in Front of Bangladesh Supreme Court - Breitbart News;

Islamists Demand Removal of Greek Goddess Statue in Front of Bangladesh Supreme Court - Breitbart News

Breitbart NewsIslamists Demand Removal of Greek Goddess Statue in Front of Bangladesh Supreme CourtBreitbart NewsAuthorities in Bangladesh have removed a statue located in Dhaka from the public square after an Islamist outcry over its presence. The statue was a sculpture of the Greek goddess of divine order, Themis, wearing a sari and placed outside Bangladesh's ...and more »

The Legacy of Bangladesh's Liberation Is Under Grave Threat - The Wire;

The Legacy of Bangladesh's Liberation Is Under Grave Threat - The Wire

The WireThe Legacy of Bangladesh's Liberation Is Under Grave ThreatThe WireDissenting voices are being hemmed in from both sides, fearing attacks by militant groups and retribution by state forces for speaking up. A statue of lady justice, outside the Bangladesh Supreme Court, now removed by the government after extremist ...and more »

Controversial Statue of Greek Goddess Removed from Supreme Court in Dhaka - Latin American Herald Tribune

Controversial Statue of Greek Goddess Removed from Supreme Court in DhakaLatin American Herald TribuneDHAKA – Bangladeshi authorities removed on Friday a statue depicting the Greek goddess of Justice from the Supreme Court complex in the country's capital, following widespread outcry by Islamists, who condemned it as un-Islamic. At least six protesters ...and more »

BD removes 'un-Islamic' statue after protests - The Nation;

BD removes 'un-Islamic' statue after protests - The Nation

The NationBD removes 'un-Islamic' statue after protestsThe NationDHAKA : Violent protests broke out Friday in Bangladesh over the removal of a controversial justice statue deemed "un-Islamic" by religious hardliners from outside the Supreme Court, a move its creator said marked a victory for Islamists. Police fired ...and more »