11th Bangladesh national elections

AL, admin now enemy of people

BNP Secretary General Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir yesterday alleged that people's voting rights were snatched again during the December 30 parliamentary polls.

December 28, 2018
December 28, 2018

Electioneering: Violence taints last day too

Even the last day of electioneering was marred by attacks on three aspirants from BNP and Jatiya Party yesterday, leaving at least 15 people injured.

December 27, 2018
December 27, 2018

Be ready to implement instructions

Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission has asked the mobile operators and international internet gateways to be ready for immediate implementation of its instructions regarding internet...

December 27, 2018
December 27, 2018

3 city seats with 3 unique factors

Blue-collar constituents, sympathy vote, and parochialism are likely to play a pivotal role in the city's three major constituencies, Chattogram-9, -10 and -11.

December 27, 2018
December 27, 2018

BNP wants to plant flag on JP stronghold

Though Lalmonirhat-3 has been a stronghold of the Jatiya Party, a partner in the Awami League-led grand alliance, since 1991, the Jatiya Oikyafront, led by the BNP and several other parties, is...

December 27, 2018
December 27, 2018

Campaign Ends Tomorrow: AL dominant, BNP hamstrung

With the 17-day electoral campaigns ending tomorrow morning, the Awami League-led alliance candidates are campaigning at full throttle while contenders from the BNP-led combines are struggling due...

December 26, 2018
December 26, 2018

Voters' hope of tough race fading away

Voters in Netrokona-4 had high hopes for a tough race as three women with graduate degrees were running for parliament from there.

December 26, 2018
December 26, 2018

A new kind of first-time voters

Abdul Awal, 58, cannot hold back his excitement as for the first time in his life he would be voting in the 11th parliamentary polls on December 30.

December 22, 2018
December 22, 2018

OC 'seeks vote', clip goes viral

The officer-in-charge of Kolaroa Police Station in Satkhira allegedly sought vote for Awami League's electoral symbol “Boat,” violating the electoral code of conduct.

December 22, 2018
December 22, 2018

Job, transport, education

Currently, people's top priority is employment, followed by transport and education, finds a Brac survey ahead of the December 30 polls.

December 21, 2018
December 21, 2018

Horror haunts Malopara still

Children in Jashore's Malopara village still have nightmares of people coming to attack them. And with the election on the horizon, panic has spread even among the adults.