1d ago| Elections

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.

3d ago| Elections

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.

6d ago| Elections

'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”.

2w ago| Elections

To get ‘full picture’ of irregularities

The Election Commission is going to further investigate to ascertain the “complete picture” of electoral irregularities during the Gaibandha-5 by-polls on October 12, for which the election has been postponed.

2w ago| Elections

AL candidate Shahadab Akbar Labu wins Faridpur-2 by-election

Awami League nominated candidate Shahadab Akbar Labu Chowdhury, son of the late AL leader Syeda Sajeda Chowdhury, has won the Faridpur-2 by-election, according to the returning officer.

3w ago| Elections

EC asks for rechecking CCTV footage of 94 centres

Election Commission (EC) has ordered a reinvestigation into the CCTV footage of 94 polling stations amid allegation of irregularities in Gaibandha-5 by-election.

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.

November 16, 2022
November 16, 2022

'Bangladesh will be stronger if opposition parties participate in polls'

Bangladesh will miss the opportunity to hold a free and fair election if opposition parties do not participate in the polls, said Turkish Ambassador to Bangladesh Mustafa Osman Turan.

November 13, 2022
November 13, 2022

BNP to join polls as things might change: Commissioner Anisur

Election Commissioner Anisur Rahman today said the BNP will participate in the next general elections as many things might happen in politics ahead of the polls.

November 12, 2022
November 12, 2022

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.

November 10, 2022
November 10, 2022

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.

November 7, 2022
November 7, 2022

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).