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  • Awami League Seat-Sharing

    AL Nomination: Some MPs, top leaders 'left out'

    Some incumbent Awami League lawmakers and top leaders are unlikely to get party nomination this time, as the ruling party has decided to part with controversial and unpopular candidates, multiple sources have said.
  • Awami League Seat-Sharing

    Seat-Sharing: '14-party allies want 120, AL may offer 15'

    The Awami League is willing to offer its 14-party allies 15 seats -- the number of constituencies they currently hold -- against their demand for 120, said one of the alliance leaders.
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    AL extra cautious about selection

    Clean image, popularity and acceptability -- these are the key selection criteria the ruling Awami League has set for candidates in the December 30 national election.
  • Awami League Seat-Sharing

    Now is time for lobbying

    Awami League nomination-seekers are in a fierce competition among themselves to get the much-coveted ticket to run in the election, with dozens of aspirants lobbying ministers and influential leaders hard for their blessings.
  • 52 seek AL ticket for Barguna-1!

    As many as 52 nomination seekers are in a race to win Awami League's ticket to contest the 11th parliamentary polls from Barguna-1.