August 29, 2022
August 29, 2022

Hope EVM can help ensure free, fair, participatory elections: Japanese ambassador

Japanese Ambassador to Bangladesh Ito Naoki today (August 29, 2022) hoped that next general elections in Bangladesh will be a better one.

August 23, 2022
August 23, 2022

Elections to 61 zila parishads Oct 17

Elections to 61 zila parishads will take place on October 17 using electronic voting machines (EVMs).

August 23, 2022
August 23, 2022

EVMs will be used in max 150 constituencies next election

The Election Commission has decided that electronic voting machines (EVMs) will be used in no more than 150 constituencies in the next general election.

July 31, 2022
July 31, 2022

EC wants to remain above criticism by holding a free, fair and credible election: CEC

Chief Election Commissioner Kazi Habibul Awal today (July 31, 2022) said the Election Commission wants to remain above criticism by holding a free, fair, and credible election as the last two national polls were tainted by controversies.

July 31, 2022
July 31, 2022

EC dialogue with AL, JP today

The Election Commission is all set to hold a dialogue with the ruling Awami League and main opposition in the parliament Jatiya Party today.

July 24, 2022
July 24, 2022

Khelafat Andolan wants reserved women’s seats in parliament abolished

Bangladesh Khelafat Andolan has demanded abolition of reserved women’s seats in the parliament, in the upcoming national election.

July 19, 2022
July 19, 2022

EC in crisis over next nat’l polls

Chief Election Commissioner Kazi Habibul Awal yesterday said they were in crisis over holding the next general election with two major political parties divided over taking part in it.

July 7, 2022
July 7, 2022

EC dialogue starts July 17

The Election Commission is going to start sitting with political parties on July 17 as part of a series of dialogues with a cross-section of people, seeking recommendations on how to hold free and fair elections.

June 30, 2022
June 30, 2022

Cumilla City Polls: Sakku appeals to EC for reelection at four centres

Defeated mayoral candidate of the recently-held Cumilla City Corporation election Monirul Haque Sakku has appealed to Election Commission to cancel four polling centers’ results and reelection at those centres.

June 27, 2022
June 27, 2022

‘Polls will be transparent’

Australian High Commis-sioner to Bangladesh Jeremy Bruer yesterday said Australia hopes that Bangladesh’s next general election will go well and be transparent.