11th Bangladesh National Elections

'Polls Anomalies': Norway calls for probe

Expressing concern over alleged harassment, intimidation and electoral irregularities in the December 30 election, Norway has called for a transparent investigation into the allegations.

December 28, 2018
December 28, 2018

Govt obstructing polls environment: BNP

BNP’s top policymaker Nazrul Isalm Khan claims that the government is obstructing the environment of free and fair national election.

December 28, 2018
December 28, 2018

A display of muscle in Cumilla by AL

Ruling Awami League activists in Cumilla flex their muscles to release a party man from the custody of local police just two days ahead of election.

December 28, 2018
December 28, 2018

Dhaka dwellers heading home to vote

Dhaka city dwellers are leaving the city for their home in masses ahead of the upcoming general election to be held on Sunday.

December 26, 2018
December 26, 2018

Khaleda's Polls Bid: SC may not hear petitions before Dec 30

BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia's petitions seeking the Supreme Court's permission to contest the December 30 polls may not be heard before the election, as the court, which is now on annual...

December 26, 2018
December 26, 2018

BNP, Jamaat attacking AL

Five Awami League men were killed and over 350 AL supporters were injured since the polls campaign began, claimed HT Imam, co-chairman of Awami League Election Steering Committee, yesterday.

December 22, 2018
December 22, 2018

Election Talks with Sharmeen Murshid

In today’s episode of ‘The Election Talks 2018’, Sharmeen Murshid, chief executive officer of non-government organization Brotee, talks with The Daily Star about the upcoming election.

December 21, 2018
December 21, 2018

Election Talks with Dr Akbar Ali Khan

Today’s episode of The Daily Star’s ‘The Election Talks 2018’ brings Dr Akbar Ali Khan, former adviser to a caretaker government, to the studio.

December 21, 2018
December 21, 2018

BNP’s 2 election camps vandalised in Meherpur

Two makeshift election campaign camps of the local BNP candidate in Meherpur have been vandalised.

December 20, 2018
December 20, 2018

Allocate ‘Sheaf of Paddy’ to 4 BNP candidates: HC

The High Court directs the Election Commission to allocate BNP’s election symbol “Sheaf of Paddy” to its four candidates in place of other four rival contenders who were earlier allocated the same...

December 19, 2018
December 19, 2018

Khaleda's adviser Inam joins AL

BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia’s adviser Inam Ahmed Chowdhury, who was nomination seeker of the opposition party from Sylhet-1, has officially joined the ruling Awami League.