• Myanmar vote could be delayed

    Next month's historic general election in Myanmar could be delayed, electoral officials and political parties say.

  • Cabinet okays law for partisan local polls

    The cabinet has approved the drafts of the law that will allow registered political parties to nominate candidates in the local body elections.

  • Govt trying to keep Khaleda from polls: BNP

    BNP alleges that the government has been hatching a conspiracy to make ineligible the party leaders including its chief Khaleda Zia for the next parliamentary polls.

  • HC freezes bar council polls for 3 months

    The High Court places a three-month stay on the election of Bangladesh Bar Council, the ace body for lawyer regulation in the country.

  • UN for probing city polls ‘allegations’

    In view of the freshly concluded dodgy mayor elections in Bangladesh, United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon calls for probe into those allegations.

  • UK envoy disappointed with BNP’s boycott

    British High Commissioner in Dhaka Robert Gibson expresses his disappointment with the boycott by BNP endorsed candidates from the city corporation elections partway through voting.

  • Why not party symbols, identities in local govt polls: HC

    The High Court today asked the Election Commission and government to explain in two weeks as to why they will not be ordered to allocate or use electoral symbols and identities of political parties in local government elections.

  • AL backs Nasir for Ctg mayor

    Awami League unanimously decides to back AJM Nasir, Chittagong city general secretary of the ruling party, as a mayoral candidate in the April 28 elections to Chittagong City Corporation

  • Khaleda ‘positive’ about Dhaka, Ctg polls

    BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia has expressed her positive attitude about taking part in the upcoming elections to the Dhaka and Chittagong city corporations. “Khaleda Zia did not tell anything negative to us about the three city corporation elections.

  • BNP for foreign probe to find Salahuddin

    BNP voices for the involvement of foreign investigation agencies to locate its missing leader Salahuddin Ahmed

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