UP

UP polls candidate’s son held with explosive

Fifteen people including son of a union parishad (UP) polls candidate are detained with explosives from a house adjacent to a polling centre in Barura upazila of Comilla.

June 27, 2016
June 27, 2016

Khaleda asks Hasina to quit power like UK PM Cameron

BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia calls upon Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina to step down from power paving the path for holding a free, fair and inclusive general election under a nonparty caretaker government.

March 31, 2016
March 31, 2016

UP polls candidate’s son held with explosive

Fifteen people including son of a union parishad (UP) polls candidate are detained with explosives from a house adjacent to a polling centre in Barura upazila of Comilla.

March 22, 2016
March 22, 2016

Voting begins in UP polls

The first phase of the Union Parishad (UP) elections begins, marking the start of the country's maiden UP-level polls on partisan lines.

January 20, 2016
January 20, 2016

MPs to have no role this time

The ruling Awami League has decided to drop its lawmakers from the selection boards tasked with picking candidates for the forthcoming union parishad (UP) polls.