11th Bangladesh general election 2018

December 31, 2018
December 31, 2018

TIB demands judicial inquiry over election

Transparency International Bangladesh (TIB) demands judicial probe over the reported violations during the 11th parliamentary election.

December 31, 2018
December 31, 2018

People voted AL to power: PM Hasina

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina says the people voted her party to power after evaluating the fruit of development borne in her previous terms.

December 31, 2018
December 31, 2018

11th general polls a ‘bright example’ in nat’l life: EC Secy

Election Commission (EC) Secretary Helal Uddin Ahmed says the 11th parliamentary election will remain as a ‘bright example’ in national life.

December 31, 2018
December 31, 2018

Leftist parties reject polls, demand re-election

Rejecting the 11th parliamentary election, several leftist political parties yesterday demanded a “re-election” under a “non-partisan caretaker government” as early as possible.

December 31, 2018
December 31, 2018

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.

December 31, 2018
December 31, 2018

Voting in Lalmonirhat-3: First 3 hours peaceful, then come AL men

The first three hours were peaceful, even festive at times as people came in to cast their vote at the polling centres in the Lalmonirhat 3 constituency since early morning.

December 31, 2018
December 31, 2018

Police-aided ballot stuffing

The ruling party supporters were seen stuffing ballot boxes from 1:45pm to 2:15pm at Gulshan Model School and College in Dhaka yesterday.

December 31, 2018
December 31, 2018

AL believes in democracy: Hasina

Awami League believes in democracy and has faith in the people, the party's president Sheikh Hasina said yesterday morning, after casting her vote. “We will accept whatever decision the people...

December 31, 2018
December 31, 2018

Fair election possible under partisan govt

HT Imam, co-chairman of the Awami League polls steering committee, yesterday said this election has proved that a free, fair and neutral one is possible under a partisan government.

December 31, 2018
December 31, 2018

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 -...