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‘100pc fair elections not possible’
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‘100pc fair elections not possible’

Mentioning that there is no example of holding 100 percent fair general election anywhere in the world, Election Commissioner Kabita Khanam says it is also not possible in Bangladesh.

  • BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia

    Hearing on writ petition today

    The High Court is set to hold hearing on writ petition filed by BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia today that challenged the legality of the government's decision to take her back to jail from Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University (BSMMU).

  • Travel agency

    Mobile court busts travel agency, jails 5

    A mobile court on Sunday sealed off a travel agency in the capital's Motijheel and sentenced its owner along with four of his employees

  • New radiotherapy machine for CMCH

    Operation of a new radiotherapy machine will start at Chittagong Medical College Hospital (CMCH) today.

  • Mir Mosharraf Hossain's 171st birth anniversary

    Today is the 171st birth anniversary of renowned poet, novelist and playwright Mir Mosharraf Hossain.

  • Amir Khasru released from jail

    BNP standing committee member and former minister Amir Khasru Mahmud Chowdhury was released from Chattogram Central Jail yesterday.

  • 'Man' strangles wife in Ashulia

    A woman was strangled, allegedly by her husband, over family feud in Ashulia near the capital early yesterday.

  • A career in crime worthy of cinema

    Within the month of October, three branches of City Bank in Chattogram saw failed heist attempts. There were marks of attempted forced entry at the vaults of the banks, but no sign of the perpetrator, raising alarm among law enforcers and causing panic among bank authorities.

  • Minor fatally run over by auto-rickshaw in B'baria

    Three people, including a minor, were killed in road accidents in three districts yesterday, say reports from our correspondents.

  • Deploy army, keep provision for 'no' vote: Shujan

    Leaders of Narayanganj unit of Shushashoner Jonno Nagorik (Shujan), a civil society platform for good governance, yesterday demanded deployment of army and provision for casting “no” vote in the upcoming national election.

  • Plastic factory worker killed 'by colleague'

    A worker was killed as he was hit reportedly by his co-worker at a plastic factory at Chawk Bazar in Dhaka early yesterday.