The Election Commission

The referee has left his whistle at home

The Election Commission has become a metaphor for ineptitude. The gradual downslide in the performance of the main democratic institution of the country is disconcertingly palpable.

May 26, 2018
May 26, 2018

Participation of MPs in electioneering

The Election Commission has approved 11 changes to its City Corporation Election Code of Conduct Rules 2016, one of which will permit parliament members to participate in electioneering in local...

April 7, 2016
April 7, 2016

The referee has left his whistle at home

The Election Commission has become a metaphor for ineptitude. The gradual downslide in the performance of the main democratic institution of the country is disconcertingly palpable.

August 1, 2015
August 1, 2015

For a credible electoral roll

Election Commission Bangladesh (ECB) has started updating electoral roll since July 25, 2015 which will continue up to February 10, 2016.

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...