7h ago| Elections

Next polls in first week of Jan 2024: PM

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina today said the next general election would be held in the first week of January 2024.

1d ago| Elections

Gaibandha-5: Voting again on January 4

Re-election will be held in Gaibandha-5 constituency on January 4 next year, the Election Commission announced today.

1d ago| Elections

Re-election likely by January 15

The Election Commission is likely to hold a re-election to the Gaibandha-5 constituency by January 15.

3w ago| Elections

Next national election will be peaceful, inclusive: Agriculture minister

Agriculture Minister Abdur Razzak today said the next parliamentary election scheduled to be held in early 2024 will be peaceful and inclusive.

3w ago| Elections

Be ready for the election

Inspector General of Police (IGP) Chowdhury Abdullah Al Mamun yesterday instructed field-level officers to be prepared to face challenges centring the next general election, as law and order may deteriorate in the coming days.

Rangpur city election: Candidates can submit nominations until Nov 29  

Aspirants of Rangpur City Corporation election will be able to submit nomination papers until November 29, according to the schedule announced by the Election Commission (EC) today (November 7, 2022).

December 7, 2022
December 7, 2022

Next polls in first week of Jan 2024: PM

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina today said the next general election would be held in the first week of January 2024.

December 6, 2022
December 6, 2022

Gaibandha-5: Voting again on January 4

Re-election will be held in Gaibandha-5 constituency on January 4 next year, the Election Commission announced today.

December 6, 2022
December 6, 2022

Re-election likely by January 15

The Election Commission is likely to hold a re-election to the Gaibandha-5 constituency by January 15.

December 5, 2022
December 5, 2022

Gaibandha-5: Re-election likely by January 15

The Election Commission is likely to hold a fresh election in Gaibandha-5 constituency by January 15.

December 1, 2022
December 1, 2022

Gaibandha-5 by-polls: EC for taking action against 125 presiding officers

The Election Commission has recommended taking departmental action against 125 presiding officers for negligence in carrying out duties during the Gaibandha-5 by-polls on October 12, which was stopped following electoral anomalies.

November 25, 2022
November 25, 2022

EC registration compliance letter: No response from AL, 12 others

Thirteen political parties, including the ruling Awami league, did not respond to the Election Commission’s letter asking all parties to check if they were complying with their registration conditions.

November 23, 2022
November 23, 2022

Rangpur city polls: AL nominates Hosne Ara Lutfa Dalia

The Awami League has nominated former lawmaker Hosne Ara Lutfa Dalia for Rangpur City Corporation election to be held on December 27.

November 19, 2022
November 19, 2022

'A level playing field is ready, come and play'

Election Commissioner Ahsan Habib Khan yesterday said “a level playing field for the election is ready and all the players should come and play”.

November 18, 2022
November 18, 2022

'Don't let Jamaat-linked parties run in election'

Projanmo'71 -- a platform of children of Liberation War martyrs -- urged the Election Commission to not register any parties that have Jamaat connections.

November 17, 2022
November 17, 2022

Japanese envoy's comment baseless: BPSA

Bangladesh Police Service Association (BPSA) rejected the Japanese ambassador's recent comments about police allegedly stuffing ballot boxes during elections, and requested that he withdraw that part of his speech.