11th parliamentary election

November 6, 2018
November 6, 2018

Politics shows positive signs

The state of politics in the run up to the upcoming parliamentary polls looks quite different from what prevailed in 2006 and 2013. The first week of the 90-day timeframe from October 31 for holding the polls saw some positive signs like talks between the ruling and opposition parties and deferral of the election schedule by the Election Commission.

November 5, 2018
November 5, 2018

Schedule for next election on Nov 8

The Election Commission will announce the schedule for the next parliamentary election on November 8.

November 4, 2018
November 4, 2018

Schedule after talks, please

Jatiya Oikyafront submits a letter to the Election Commission (EC) urging it not to announce the schedule for the 11th parliamentary election until the end of the ongoing dialogue.

November 3, 2018
November 3, 2018

Election schedule by this week: EC secy

The Election Commission is all set to announce the schedule for the 11th parliamentary election by this week, Election Commission (EC) Secretary Helal Uddin Ahmed says.

August 29, 2018
August 29, 2018

EC plans EVMs for 100 seats

Just about four months before the national polls, the Election Commission is planning to use electronic voting machines (EVMs) in around 100 out of the 300 constituencies.

May 12, 2018
May 12, 2018

Release Khaleda, hold talk for polls: Fakhrul to govt

BNP Secretary General Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir reiterates the call upon the government to undertake an initiative to arrange the 11th parliamentary election under a nonpartisan and neutral administration.

April 16, 2018
April 16, 2018

AL forms election steering committee

The ruling Awami League forms "National Election Steering Committee" ahead of the 11th parliamentary election likely to be held at the end of this year.

March 8, 2018
March 8, 2018

No fresh move to woo political parties in JS polls: CEC

Chief Election Commissioner KM Nurul Huda says that the commissioner will not take any fresh initiative to ensure participation of all political parties in the upcoming 11th parliamentary polls.

January 30, 2018
January 30, 2018

PM kicks off polls campaign, seeks vote for ‘boat’

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina seeks vote for "boat", the electoral symbol of Awami League, to reelect the party in the next general election for the sake of continuation of the country's development.

December 19, 2017
December 19, 2017

3 left-leaning parties meet EC, place 18pt proposals

Three left-leaning political parties meet the Election Commission (EC) and place 18-point proposal to hold the 11th parliamentary election in a free, fair and credible manner.