Dhaka and Chittagong city corporation polls

‘None killed, so it’s fair,’ Raushan says on city polls

Leader of the Opposition in Parliament Raushan Ershad terms the recently held Dhaka and Chittagong city elections “fair” tas no killing took place during the race.

July 2, 2015
July 2, 2015

AL unwilling to quit fearing trial: Khaleda

BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia says the ruling Awami League does not want to hold election in fear of facing trial after leaving the power for its irregularities and corruption.

May 17, 2015
May 17, 2015

‘None killed, so it’s fair,’ Raushan says on city polls

Leader of the Opposition in Parliament Raushan Ershad terms the recently held Dhaka and Chittagong city elections “fair” tas no killing took place during the race.

April 29, 2015
April 29, 2015

PM terms city polls victory of democracy

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina terms the Dhaka and Chittagong city corporation elections victory of democracy.

April 28, 2015
April 28, 2015

Every citizen should be able to cast vote: Bernicat

US Ambassador in Dhaka Marcia Stephens Bloom Bernicat says every citizen who came out today to cast their vote should be able to do that.

April 28, 2015
April 28, 2015

Ctg candidates cast ballots

AJM Nasir Uddin and M Manjur Alam, mayoral candidates for Chittagong City Corporation backed by Awami League and BNP respectively, cast their votes.

April 28, 2015
April 28, 2015

Live: City polls

Get the latest on Dhaka and Chittagong city corporations polls covered by our reporters. A total of 60.29 lakh voters will elect three mayors and 179 councilors through the polls.

April 24, 2015
April 24, 2015

Japan concerned over violence in campaign

Japan expresses concern over the recent violence during campaigning for the upcoming Dhaka and Chittagong city corporation elections.

April 23, 2015
April 23, 2015

UN chief for credible city polls

UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon says transparent, inclusive, and credible city elections are possible in a secure and safe environment for campaigning in Bangladesh.

April 23, 2015
April 23, 2015

Khaleda skips campaign for today

BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia skips electioneering for today in favour of her party-backed mayoral candidates in two Dhaka city corporations as repairing to her damaged SUV is underway.

April 19, 2015
April 19, 2015

Army deployment decision in a day or 2: CEC

The Election Commission will decide in a day or two whether it will deploy army during the upcoming city corporation elections in Dhaka and Chittagong, says Chief Election Commissioner Kazi...