EC

Mahbub under fire

The ruling Awami League led 14-party alliance has accused Election Commissioner Mahbub Talukdar of "violating the oath of secrecy" and it thinks he should resign.

May 24, 2022
May 24, 2022

EC considering CCTV cameras at polling stations

The Election Commission has said that it is actively considering the installation of CCTV cameras at polling stations for the transparency of elections and also reviewing the matter of using...

October 18, 2018
October 18, 2018

Mahbub under fire

The ruling Awami League led 14-party alliance has accused Election Commissioner Mahbub Talukdar of "violating the oath of secrecy" and it thinks he should resign.

November 27, 2017
November 27, 2017

Will the EC live up to its mandate?

The Election Commission (EC) held a post-dialogue press briefing on October 26. At the briefing, the Chief Election Commissioner said that the commission must conduct elections in accordance with...

October 25, 2017
October 25, 2017

EC alone not responsible for holding fair election

Former chief election commissioner ATM Shamsul Huda yesterday said the Election Commission was not solely responsible for holding a free, fair and credible election.

October 18, 2017
October 18, 2017

AL’s proposals a barrier: Moudud

BNP Standing Committee Member Moudud Ahmed says the proposals placed to the Election Commission by the ruling Awami League is a barrier for holding a free and fair election.

October 16, 2017
October 16, 2017

BNP's 20-point proposal to EC

The BNP yesterday placed before the Election Commission a set of proposals, including dissolution of parliament and a polls-time 'supportive government' to oversee the next parliamentary...

October 10, 2017
October 10, 2017

Polls Dialogue with EC: JP proposes interim govt

Opposition in parliament Jatiya Party yesterday proposed “interim government” with representatives from all the parties having

October 2, 2017
October 2, 2017

EC to meet BNP, AL Oct 15, 18 for polls

The Election Commission will hold dialogues with BNP and ruling party Awami League on October 15 and 18 respectively as part of its ongoing dialogue with political parties ahead of elections.

August 1, 2017
August 1, 2017

Civil Society Talks with EC: Call for army in polls, 'no vote' system

During their talks with the Election Commission yesterday, most civil society members spoke for restoration of “no vote” system and ensuring a level-playing field for all political parties to hold...

July 31, 2017
July 31, 2017

Upcoming Polls: EC begins talks with civil society today

The Election Commission begins a dialogue today on upcoming parliamentary elections with the civil society representatives who would stress a level-playing field for all political parties.