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CCC polls: Violence worries cast a pall...

CCC polls: Violence worries cast a pall...

Election

Sat, Jan 16 2021

There is fear of further electoral violence as there are rebel candidates of Awami League in different...

OP-ED: Elegy for the most powerful...

OP-ED: Elegy for the most powerful...

Ekram Kabir

Sat, Jan 16 2021

The outgoing president of the most influential nation has struck the last nail in the coffin

One killed in pre-election shootout...

One killed in pre-election shootout...

Election

Tue, Jan 12 2021

The Chittagong City Corporation elections is scheduled for January 27

US Capitol riots: Congresswoman faces...

Capitol riots: US lawmaker faces calls...

North America

Mon, Jan 11 2021

Boebert shared the tweets soon after President Donald Trump's supporters stormed the Capitol that...

4th phase of municipality polls on February...

4th phase of municipality polls on February...

Election

Mon, Jan 4 2021

Votes will be cast through electronic voting machines (EVMs) in 31 of the municipalities, while the rest...

First female mayor in Panchagarh

First female mayor in Panchagarh

Election

Tue, Dec 29 2020

Awami League nominee Zakia Khatun has been unofficially elected as the mayor of Panchagarh

Awami League takes lead in first phase...

AL takes lead in first phase of municipality...

Election

Mon, Dec 28 2020

Ruling Awami League candidates secured victory in at least five municipalities out of seven where results...

24 municipalities to hold polls...

24 municipalities to hold polls...

Election

Sun, Dec 27 2020

Voting will begin at 8am and continue till 4pm via Electronic Voting Machines (EVMs)

Israel parliament dissolves, sparking...

Israel parliament dissolves, sparking...

Middle East

Wed, Dec 23 2020

It came to an end at midnight, forcing yet another unwanted election, on March 23, as Israel struggles...

Anti-Modi Kashmiri alliance wins majority...

Anti-Modi Kashmiri alliance wins majority...

South Asia

Wed, Dec 23 2020

The alliance, which is pro-India but favours self-governance in Kashmir, won 112 out of a total of 280...

Thailand holds provincial elections...

Thailand holds provincial elections...

Southeast Asia

Sun, Dec 20 2020

A steady turnout was reported despite Thailand’s biggest daily surge in coronavirus cases on...

US issues fresh Venezuela-related sanctions...

US issues fresh Venezuela-related...

Latin America

Sat, Dec 19 2020

The move freezes any US assets of the company and people and generally bars Americans from dealing with...

Trump castigates Supreme Court, Barr...

Trump castigates Supreme Court

North America

Sun, Dec 13 2020

Trump has alleged widespread election fraud without evidence, while Biden has proceeded to plan his...

One killed in election violence in...

One killed in election violence in...

Nation

Thu, Dec 10 2020

Additional superintendent of Jessore police Jewel Imran said supporters of independent candidate Dilu...

Boycott-tainted poll win gives Maduro...

Boycott-tainted poll win gives Maduro...

Latin America

Mon, Dec 7 2020

Maduro and his left-wing allies had 67.7% of the vote with over 80% of ballots counted

Ghana set for close presidential race...

Ghana set for close presidential race...

Africa

Mon, Dec 7 2020

Voters will cast their ballots for a new president and members of parliament for 275 constituencies

Nomani, Mosiur elected president, GS...

Nomani, Mosiur new DRU president,...

Election

Mon, Nov 30 2020

The election was held on Monday, from 9am to 5pm

Awami League picks candidates for elections...

Awami League picks candidates for elections...

Politics

Sat, Nov 28 2020

The first phase of municipal election will be held on December 28

PM Muhyiddin: Malaysia will hold an...

Malaysia will hold an election after...

Asia Pacific

Sat, Nov 28 2020

'We will return the mandate to the people and leave it to them to choose which government they...

Tough security for Indian Kashmir's...

Indian Kashmir's 1st vote begins since...

South Asia

Sat, Nov 28 2020

Two soldiers were killed in an ambush blamed on militants in the main city Srinagar on Thursday

OP-ED: A looming budget conflict in...

OP-ED: A looming budget conflict in...

Forrest Cookson

Thu, Nov 26 2020

Will there be another government shutdown?