• Thursday, Feb 27, 2020
  • Last Update : 05:46 pm
CCC polls: AL, BNP mayoral aspirants...

CCC polls: AL, BNP mayoral aspirants...

Election

Thu, Feb 27 2020

The mayoral aspirant also expressed his gratitude to Prime Minister and Awami League President Sheikh...

EC: No use of laminated posters during...

EC: No use of laminated posters during...

Election

Mon, Feb 24 2020

The decision was taken at a meeting on Sunday, considering the adverse effects of polythene on the...

Laminated posters banned in Dhaka 10...

Laminated posters banned in Dhaka 10...

Election

Sun, Feb 23 2020

Chief Election Commissioner KM Nurul Huda made the announcement after the candidates agreed on a resolution...

BNP picks new faces for by-polls to...

BNP picks new faces for by-polls to...

Election

Mon, Feb 17 2020

The deadline for submission of nomination papers is February 19

Chittagong city polls March 29

Chittagong city polls March 29

Election

Sun, Feb 16 2020

EVM to be used for Chittagong city polls, and traditional ballot papers for two other by-elections

Dhaka city polls: AL councillor candidate...

Dhaka city polls: AL councillor candidate...

Election

Mon, Feb 10 2020

It was a mistake made by the presiding officer, not the electronic voting machine (EVM), returning officer...

AL starts selling nomination forms for...

AL starts selling nomination forms for...

Election

Sat, Feb 8 2020

Last date for submitting the nomination forms is February 14

By-polls to 3 constituencies on March...

By-polls to 3 constituencies on March...

Election

Thu, Feb 6 2020

The Election Commission (EC) announced the schedule at the Nirbachan Bhaban on Thursday

Will anyone be punished for casting...

Will anyone be punished for casting...

Election

Tue, Feb 4 2020

As per the electoral laws, casting a fake vote in city corporation polls is a punishable offense and...

Mahbub Talukdar pushes for reform of...

Mahbub Talukdar pushes for reform of...

Election

Tue, Feb 4 2020

The election commissioner did not clarify what reform is actually necessary to change the electoral...

EC asks city election candidates to...

EC asks city election candidates to...

Election

Mon, Feb 3 2020

A circular, signed by EC Deputy Secretary Md Atiar Rahman, was issued in this regard on Monday

Low voter turnout: Experts blame lack...

Low voter turnout: Experts blame lack...

Election

Sun, Feb 2 2020

The all-EVM (electronic voting machine) city polls had witnessed only a little over 27% vote casting,...

All except heavyweight mayoral aspirants...

All except heavyweight mayoral aspirants...

Election

Sun, Feb 2 2020

According to the Representation of the People Order (RPO), the security money of any candidate who fails...

Atiqul and Taposh elected Dhaka's new...

Atiqul and Taposh elected Dhaka's new...

Election

Sun, Feb 2 2020

With counting in 113 centers remaining, Atiqul Islam leads Tabith by over 172,900 votes - a virtually...

Observers give mixed opinions over Dhaka...

Observers give mixed opinions over Dhaka...

Election

Sun, Feb 2 2020

The observer praised the EVMs, claiming the system would prevent voter fraud

Taposh gets 390 votes a centre, Ishraq...

Taposh gets 390 votes a centre, Ishraq...

Election

Sun, Feb 2 2020

They’ve so far bagged 390 votes and 200 votes per centre, respectively. There are a total of 1,150...

Sporadic clashes, chaos mark Dhaka city...

Sporadic clashes, chaos mark Dhaka city...

Election

Sun, Feb 2 2020

Cocktails were exploded in one of the clashes, forcing voting to a halt for some time at the centre in...

Reporters’ account of two polling centres...

Reporters’ account of two polling centres...

Election

Sat, Feb 1 2020

Both BNP and Awami League backed mayoral candidates’ polling agents along with the councillor candidates’...

First EVM-only polls usher in ‘digital...

First EVM-only polls usher in ‘digital...

Election

Sat, Feb 1 2020

'For those without smart cards, polling officers can help. But it is a very messy, very drawn out...

Atiqul bags 360 votes per centre, Tabith...

Atiqul bags 360 votes per centre, Tabith...

Election

Sat, Feb 1 2020

The current trend shows Atiq is bagging votes on an average rate of 360 per centre while Tabith at 210...

New polls, old troubles

New polls, old troubles

Election

Sat, Feb 1 2020

But the election day painted a rather old picture, as old problems persisted in spite of the new...