Bangladesh national polls December 2018 | The Daily Star
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    BNP close to forging 'greater nat'l unity'

    The BNP is likely to announce its "greater national unity" among different political parties next week as leaders of several parties have “reached a consensus” on some common issues, including holding of the election under a nonpartisan government.

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    BNP team likely to visit EU HQ in a month

    A three-member BNP delegation is likely to visit EU headquarters in Brussels within a month to talk about the country's upcoming general election, party insiders said.

  • AL working to expand alliance

    With potential rivals in the upcoming elections trying to form bigger alliances and unity, the Awami League has started working on its backup plan of expanding the 14-party combine.

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    BNP 'finalises' 100 party candidates

    The BNP high-command has given “green signal” to at least 100 candidates to contest the upcoming parliamentary polls, party leaders said.

  • AL clamps down on 'errant' leaders

    With the national polls over three months away, the ruling Awami League has launched a drive against its “errant” leaders to resolve intra-party disputes mainly over party nominations.

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    PM will announce polls-time govt at the right time

    Law Minister Anisul Huq yesterday said Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina will announce the polls-time government at the right time.

  • Awami League President Sheikh Hasina

    National polls will be harder than ever

    Warning that the next national elections would be tough, Awami League President Sheikh Hasina yesterday asked her party's grassroots leaders to resolve their internal conflicts ahead of the polls slated for December.

  • ‘India won't interfere in neighbours' politics’

    India is not going to interfere with any democratic exercise in any country around it, particularly in the neighbourhood, an Indian government spokesperson says.