Dhaka city polls 2020

Lack of opposition presence at centres made polls questionable: Mahbub Talukder

The lack of representation of opposition parties at voting centres has made the election questionable, Election Commissioner Mahbub Talukder opine while talking to journalists on the recently concluded Dhaka city polls.

February 4, 2020
February 4, 2020

Low voter turnout ominous sign for nation: Dr Kamal

He said people did not go to polling stations as they think this government would not be changed with their votes.

February 4, 2020
February 4, 2020

Lack of opposition presence at centres made polls questionable: Mahbub Talukder

The lack of representation of opposition parties at voting centres has made the election questionable, Election Commissioner Mahbub Talukder opine while talking to journalists on the recently concluded Dhaka city polls.

February 1, 2020
February 1, 2020

An Analysis of the Dhaka City Corporation Elections

Voting began at 8:00am and ended at 4:00pm. We have Golam Mortaza with us providing a second quick analysis of what happened so far.

February 1, 2020
February 1, 2020

An Analysis of the Dhaka City Corporation Elections

Voting began at 8:00pm. We have Golam Mortaza with us providing a quick analysis of what happened so far.

January 31, 2020
January 31, 2020

Dhaka city polls: EC distributes election materials

Returning officers of both Dhaka north and south city corporations have been distributing election materials including Electronic Voting Machines (EVMs) a day before the city elections are to be held tomorrow.

January 31, 2020
January 31, 2020

Four businessmen and a funeral

There is a story to be told of Dhaka—the once-provincial backwater-turned-megalopolis—but it was nowhere in the electioneering that wrapped up last night.

January 30, 2020
January 30, 2020

Want to see democracy in action at Dhaka polls: Western diplomats

Western diplomats in Dhaka said they want to see democracy in action as the Dhaka South and North City Corporation elections are going to be held day after tomorrow.

January 30, 2020
January 30, 2020

Pabna student cabinet polls held peacefully

Students of 548 educational institutions, including 313 high schools and 235 madrasas, recently joined the Student Cabinet elections to elect their leaders.

January 29, 2020
January 29, 2020

BGB to start patrolling in Dhaka from tomorrow

Members of Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) will start patrolling in Dhaka from tomorrow, ahead of the city corporation elections scheduled for February 1.

January 29, 2020
January 29, 2020

First major EVM-only polls: Big test for Election Commission

Amid reservations of opposition political parties and experts and confusion among many voters, the Election Commission is all set to hold its first major all-EVM polls.