Porimol Palma | The Daily Star
  • Porimol Palma

    Porimol Palma

  • Natore-2

    No privacy while voting

    Jamshed Ali had to cast his vote for “boat” openly in front of the polling officials and agents, which is a blatant violation of the electoral code of conduct.
  • Natore-2

    Son casts vote on behalf of sick father!

    It was 2:42pm when these correspondents entered a voting booth at Lalbagh Government Primary School in Natore sadar. A voter named Mobarak Hossain, 35, told the polling official his serial number -- 169 -- and his name.
  • BNP Election Campaign

    14 agents of BNP candidates detained

    Police picked up at least 14 polling agents of BNP candidates in three constituencies of Natore yesterday, creating fear among the party's leaders and activists on the eve of today's election.
  • Job, transport, education

    Currently, people's top priority is employment, followed by transport and education, finds a Brac survey ahead of the December 30 polls.
  • Are we doing anything to protect them?

    Having faced abuses, at least 50 Bangladeshi women and 75 men returned home from Saudi Arabia on December 10—a historic day when the governments from across the globe signed a non-legally binding Global Compact on Migration in Marrakech, Morocco.