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A cure for democracy?

A cure for democracy?

Opinion

Tue, Jul 31 2018

An online voting system based on blockchain technology could be the answer

In good faith

In good faith

Editorial

Tue, Jul 31 2018

The Election Commission has a sacred responsibility of carrying out free, fair, and credible polls

Polls open in Zimbabwe's first election...

Polls open in Zimbabwe

Africa

Mon, Jul 30 2018

The election will see 75-year-old President Emmerson Mnangagwa face 40-year-old Nelson Chamisa, a lawyer...

Cambodian PM's election sweep slammed...

Cambodian PM's election sweep...

Asia Pacific

Mon, Jul 30 2018

Sunday's vote has cemented Hun Sen's three-decade reign, but observers say questions of legitimacy...

BNP presents five-point demand to EC...

BNP presents five-point demand to EC...

Politics

Sun, Jul 29 2018

Talking to reporters after meeting with Election Commission officials, Mahbub Uddin Khokon said they...

Pakistan's Imran Khan edges closer to...

Imran Khan edges closer to power

South Asia

Thu, Jul 26 2018

Any potential delays in forming a government would be worrisome, as Pakistan faces a mounting economic...

Trump injects immigration issue into...

Trump injects immigration issue into...

North America

Wed, Jul 25 2018

Trump said the issue will help Republicans in November and beyond, to his own re-election campaign

Cox’s Bazar municipality polls end...

Cox’s Bazar municipality polls end...

Election

Wed, Jul 25 2018

This year, five candidates are running for mayor, 17 for reserved women councilor posts, and 64 for general...

Do people really want a third...

Do people really want a third...

Anupam Debashis Roy

Tue, Jul 24 2018

A political revolution is much more difficult than electing new officials

Election anticipation in Pakistan

Election anticipation in Pakistan

Sarwar Jahan Chowdhury

Tue, Jul 24 2018

This election will be a game of political personalities 

Many elections and no superheroes

Many elections and no superheroes

Irfan Chowdhury

Mon, Jul 23 2018

What do elections mean in a state like Pakistan?

EC warns three MPs in Rajshahi against...

EC warns three MPs in Rajshahi against...

Election

Sun, Jul 22 2018

'We will look into the matter of detainment without a warrant, as law enforcement agencies have already...

Donkey beaten to a pulp after being...

Donkey beaten to a pulp after being...

South Asia

Sat, Jul 21 2018

In Pakistan, animal rights are not recognized and donkeys are tortured "symbolically"

EC to monitor reprinting of 9.3m NID...

EC to monitor reprinting of 9.3m NID...

Election

Sat, Jul 21 2018

The cards were for people who became voters after 2012

Pakistan's five biggest post-election...

Pakistan's five biggest post-election...

South Asia

Fri, Jul 20 2018

Pakistan has spent roughly half its nearly 71-year history under military rule, and the imbalance of...

Nine more parties keen to join AL-led...

Nine more parties keen to join AL-led...

Politics

Wed, Jul 18 2018

A final decision is yet to be made in this regard

Hoping against hope, Pakistan's transgender...

Hoping against hope, Pakistan's transgender...

South Asia

Tue, Jul 10 2018

In 2009, Pakistan became one of the first countries in the world to legally recognise a third sex, allowing...

Prerequisite to a free and fair...

Prerequisite to a free and fair...

Opinion

Mon, Jul 9 2018

Our political parties must work together

A new era for Turkey?

A new era for Turkey?

Muhammad Zamir

Sun, Jul 8 2018

Is Erdogan about to become the most powerful Turkish leader since Ataturk?

SHUJAN: EC must prevent ‘peaceful rigging’...

SHUJAN: EC must prevent ‘peaceful rigging’...

Election

Thu, Jul 5 2018

'This year we have experienced a new model of election in Khulna: peaceful rigging'

In pictures: Gazipur polls in full...

In pictures: Gazipur polls in full...

Election

Tue, Jun 26 2018

Awami League and BNP vie for the Gazipur City Corporation as the votes are cast