bangladesh election

May 14, 2022
May 14, 2022

Are EVMs crucial for national election?

The Election Commission is meeting with various political and non-political parties and individuals to hold a fair and acceptable national election -- and within the discussion, the use of...

April 20, 2022
April 20, 2022

German ambassador says not happy being quoted by 3rd party after meeting BNP leaders

Germany wishes for participatory polls of Bangladesh as democracy and human rights are key to the country’s foreign policy.

March 24, 2019
March 24, 2019

It is not the system but its misuse that is at fault

The idiomatic expression, “Don't throw the baby out with the bath water”, is not something we expect to use every day. The origin of it

August 9, 2017
August 9, 2017

UK minister for fair polls in Bangladesh

British Minister Lord Tariq Ahmad reiterates the UK’s expectations of free, fair and inclusive upcoming parliamentary elections in Bangladesh.

July 17, 2017
July 17, 2017

Voter list updating starts July 25

The Election Commission (EC) will start enlisting new voters across Bangladesh from July 25 in a bid to update the existing voter list.

April 15, 2017
April 15, 2017

BNP to win landslide victory under neutral admin: Fakhrul

BNP Secretary General Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir reiterates that his party will participate in the next general election if it is held under an impartial and non-party administration.

June 4, 2016
June 4, 2016

Final phase of UP polls today

Another 698 union parishads (UPs) go to the polls in the sixth and final phase today, after the electioneering and voting days in all the

June 4, 2016
June 4, 2016

Ctg MP sued for assaulting polls official

A case has been filed against Chittagong-16 constituency ruling Awami League lawmaker Mustafizur Rahman Chowdhury and his two

May 28, 2016
May 28, 2016

UP polls: Clashes halt voting at 5 centres

Voting at five polling centres are suspended due to violence in two districts and 13 BNP chairman candidates boycotted polls in three districts during the fifth phase of union parishad election.

May 17, 2016
May 17, 2016

BNP leaders meet visiting US official

The BNP yesterday sought support from the USA in creating a congenial atmosphere in Bangladesh for the next parliamentary elections to be free, fair and inclusive.