Will the EC take any steps to address the crisis of confidence it's facing?
There are a few possible explanations behind why the EC chose to suspend the Gaibandha-5 by-poll
The Election Commission plans to empower the election officials to allow up to 1 percent of the voters in a polling booth to cast votes through EVMs if their fingerprints don’t match with biometrics data stored in the EC server.
Biden’s “inflection point” applies to Bangladesh, too.
When Mahbub joined the Election Commission, he knew his days were numbered.
The issue this country faces is not a lack of active political participation; people want to vote.
When a political party in Bangladesh decides to have a dialogue with the Election Commission (EC), what do they expect?
When the CEC has to say out loud that his office has its backbone in the right shape, you know that something is not right there.
The Election Commission of Bangladesh has been mired in controversies over the last decade.
It must show courage and determination to restore trust in the electoral system