11th Bangladesh parliamentary election

16 countries, foreign organisations to monitor Dec 30 polls

A total of 178 observers representing 16 countries and foreign organisations have applied to the Election Commission (EC) to monitor the upcoming 11th parliamentary elections in Bangladesh.

January 2, 2019
January 2, 2019

JP to announce its role in JS tomorrow

Jatiya Party, a key component of Awami League-led 14-Party Grand Alliance, will announce tomorrow whether they will remain as the opposition or be part of the government.

December 23, 2018
December 23, 2018

16 countries, foreign organisations to monitor Dec 30 polls

A total of 178 observers representing 16 countries and foreign organisations have applied to the Election Commission (EC) to monitor the upcoming 11th parliamentary elections in Bangladesh.

December 1, 2018
December 1, 2018

Govt launches cyber war against BNP: Rizvi

BNP blames the ruling quarter for carrying out propaganda against BNP and the party chief Khaleda Zia through social media ahead of the 11th parliamentary election scheduled for December 30.

November 29, 2018
November 29, 2018

Dr Kamal won't take part in polls

Dr Kamal Hossain, a key leader of the Jatiya Oikyafront, yesterday said he would not participate in the upcoming parliamentary election, ending all speculations over his joining the polls.

November 19, 2018
November 19, 2018

BNP aspirants pledge not to quit race

Grassroots leaders of the BNP's Rangpur and Rajshahi divisions yesterday pledged to stay in the electoral race regardless of the situation and support the candidates to be nominated by the party.

November 12, 2018
November 12, 2018

Defer polls by a month

The Jatiya Oikyafront and the BNP-led 20 party alliance have formally announced their decisions to join the upcoming parliamentary election but demanded that the Election Commission defer the December 23 polls by a month.

November 11, 2018
November 11, 2018

20-party will contest polls with BNP’s symbol

BNP-led 20-party alliance to contest in the 11th parliamentary election with BNP’s polls-symbol ‘sheaf of paddy’.

November 11, 2018
November 11, 2018

JP starts selling nomination papers

Jatiya Party starts selling nomination papers among the aspirants seeking to contest at the upcoming in the 11th parliamentary polls.

November 11, 2018
November 11, 2018

Hasina advises Shakib not to contest polls

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina advises Bangladesh's ace all-rounder Shakib Al Hasan not to contest the upcoming 11th parliamentary election and to give full attention to cricket.

November 11, 2018
November 11, 2018

Mash may buy AL nomination form today

If things go as planned and injury does not sideline the country's most popular cricketer Mashrafe Bin Mortaza leading up to next year's ICC World Cup, Bangladesh might present an MP [Member of Parliament] at the global showpiece event.