11th Bangladesh general elction 2018

No stone left unturned to sway polls

The Awami League used party men, police and administration officials to influence the 11th parliamentary polls, BNP-led Jatiya Oikyafront leaders said yesterday at a “mass hearing”.

March 3, 2019
March 3, 2019

2 Gonoforum MPs-elect want to take oath

Two Gonoforum lawmakers-elect yesterday wrote to the Speaker expressing their willingness to take oath on March 7.

February 23, 2019
February 23, 2019

No stone left unturned to sway polls

The Awami League used party men, police and administration officials to influence the 11th parliamentary polls, BNP-led Jatiya Oikyafront leaders said yesterday at a “mass hearing”.

February 18, 2019
February 18, 2019

HC rejects writ challenging MPs’ oath-taking

The High Court (HC) rejects a writ petition that challenged the legality of oath taking by lawmakers elected in the December 30 general election.

January 18, 2019
January 18, 2019

Cause for heartburn for both govt and EC: Rizvi

BNP yesterday lauded the Transparency International Bangladesh (TIB) study over irregularities in the December 30 national election and said it was a “cause for heartburn” for both the government and the Election Commission.

January 11, 2019
January 11, 2019

Election orchestrated, say leftists

Leftists reject the recent election of Bangladesh alleging that state mechanisms were orchestrated to pull a victory of the Awami League.

January 10, 2019
January 10, 2019

High price for 'loyalty to BNP'

The national election of December 30 has turned the life of Mofiz Uddin upside down -- and all for supporting BNP.

January 9, 2019
January 9, 2019

New ministers get personal secretaries

The government has appointed personal secretaries to new ministers, state ministers and deputy ministers.

January 7, 2019
January 7, 2019

Ershad wants 'deputy prime minister' status

Jatiya Party Chairman HM Ershad, who declared himself the leader of the opposition in parliament, now wants the status of a deputy prime minister. But such a post does not exist.

January 7, 2019
January 7, 2019

Parliament of millionaires

Almost 82 percent of the lawmakers for the 11th parliament have assets worth more than Tk 1 crore, civil society platform Shushashoner Jonnoy Nagorik (Shujan) said in a report yesterday.

January 6, 2019
January 6, 2019

JS Polls: Switzerland lauds all parties for participation

Ambassador of Switzerland to Bangladesh René Holenstein says Switzerland commended all parties for their participation in 11th Parliamentary Elections in Bangladesh.