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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...

BNP rejects Dhaka city polls, calls...

BNP rejects Dhaka city polls, calls...

Election

Sat, Feb 1 2020

Awami League warns of countermeasures

AL, BNP trade blame over city

AL, BNP trade blame over city

Election

Sat, Feb 1 2020

A BNP delegation led by National Standing Committee member Amir Khasru Mahmud Chowdhury submitted the...

BNP men clash with AL activists at Naya...

BNP men clash with AL activists at Naya...

Dhaka

Sat, Feb 1 2020

The situation is now under control, police says

CEC: Voter turnout not over 30%

CEC: Voter turnout not over 30%

Election

Sat, Feb 1 2020

He made the statement after the voting of the two city corporation elections concluded

Atiqul re-elected as DNCC mayor

Atiqul re-elected as DNCC mayor

Election

Sat, Feb 1 2020

The voting ran across a total of 1318 polling centres of DNCC

Taposh wins DSCC mayoral race

Taposh wins DSCC mayoral race

Election

Sat, Feb 1 2020

Taposh bagged 424,595 votes while BNP backed mayoral candidate Ishraque Hossain got 236,512 votes

Hanif: BNP’s allegation over the election...

Hanif: BNP’s allegation over the election...

Election

Sat, Feb 1 2020

'BNP has to seek apology before the nation for their shameless falsehood if they fail to provide...