Bangladesh general election

September 20, 2022
September 20, 2022

If opinions can be changed, who says the poll results won’t be?

ECs in Bangladesh have historically faced controversies

November 8, 2018
November 8, 2018

EC announces schedule to hold lopsided polls: Fakhrul

BNP heavily criticises the Election Commission for hurriedly announcing the schedule for the next parliamentary election and alleges that all have been set to hold a lopsided election.

November 7, 2018
November 7, 2018

Hasina won’t violate constitution: Quader

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina will not violate constitution in holding the general elections, her party’s General Secretary Obaidul Quader says.

November 7, 2018
November 7, 2018

Election schedule earlier this time

The Election Commission seems to be in an unusual hurry to announce the schedule for the next parliamentary polls.

November 6, 2018
November 6, 2018

Badruddoza writes to president for dialogue

Juktofront Chairman and Bikalpa Dhara Bangladesh (BDB) President Dr AQM Badruddoza Chowdhury writes to President Abdul Hamid for a dialogue for holding the upcoming general election in a free and fair manner.

November 4, 2018
November 4, 2018

Islami Oikyajote invited to Gono Bhaban Nov 6

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina invites Islami Oikyajote over to Gono Bhaban to discuss over the upcoming national election.

November 4, 2018
November 4, 2018

EC finalises EVM-included electoral code

The Election Commission finalises the electoral code for upcoming parliamentary election, which includes use of electronic voting machines (EVMs).

October 31, 2018
October 31, 2018

Meet demands or face tough movement

The Left Democratic Alliance (LDA), a coalition of eight left-leaning political parties, yesterday threatened tough demonstrations across the country in November if the government fails to meet their four-point demand within the next 48 hours.

October 30, 2018
October 30, 2018

Christian community urges EC not to hold nat’l polls during Christmas

A delegation of the Bangladesh Christian Association (BCA) places a three-point demand to the Election Commission urging it not to hold the next general election on any day around December 25 as the day will be celebrated as Christmas Day.

October 30, 2018
October 30, 2018

EVM use in JS polls gets nod

The cabinet yesterday approved major changes to the Representation of the People Order, paving the way for the use of Electronic Voting Machines in polls and relaxing the rules on loan defaulters contesting the polls.