11th Bangladesh National Election 2018

Dr Kamal seeks foreign ‘mediation’ for fresh polls

Jatiya Oikyafront convener Dr Kamal Hossain urges the diplomatic corps in Dhaka to manage the Awami League government to hold a fresh national election under a nonparty administration immediately.

December 17, 2018
December 17, 2018

Electioneering: AL dominates, BNP struggles

Around two weeks before the national polls, the Awami League-led alliance candidates are dominating the electioneering scene in cities, district towns and even villages while the picture is quite...

December 16, 2018
December 16, 2018

War criminals won’t be allowed in parliament: Shahjahan Khan

Shipping Minister Shajahan Khan and Awami League leader warns that they would not allow any war criminal in the parliament.

December 1, 2018
December 1, 2018

JS Polls: US to send observers amid opposition concerns

The United States will send 12 teams of observers and fund thousands of domestic observers to monitor an election in Bangladesh it hopes will be free and fair, a senior official at the US Embassy...

November 29, 2018
November 29, 2018

No observer this time from European Parliament

The European Parliament has announced that it will not observe the upcoming national election in Bangladesh.

November 22, 2018
November 22, 2018

BNP didn’t give case list after polls schedule: CEC

BNP did not provide a list of the cases filed against their activists after the election schedule was announced, Chief Election Commissioner KM Nurul Huda says.