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PM Hasina will cast vote at Dhaka City...

PM Hasina will cast vote at Dhaka City...

Election

Fri, Dec 28 2018

The 11th general election will be held across the country on Sunday

11th general election: Campaigning officially...

11th general election: Campaigning officially...

Election

Fri, Dec 28 2018

Electioneering began on December 10, as soon as symbols had been allocated

Kurigram, Lalmonirhat residents of former...

Kurigram, Lalmonirhat residents of former...

Election

Fri, Dec 28 2018

They are happy to exercise their rights as citizens after 68 years of struggle

Hili labourers to vote for someone who...

Hili labourers to vote for someone who...

Election

Thu, Dec 27 2018

They want to elect someone who will make sure they get fair wages

‘Democracy and safety are two main factors...

‘Democracy and safety are two main factors...

Weekend Tribune

Thu, Dec 27 2018

With the election right ahead, we ask people about their views on voting. People from different backgrounds...

Heeding the captain’s plea

Heeding the captain’s plea

Editorial

Wed, Dec 26 2018

The people of Bangladesh deserve an election where they feel encouraged to go out and vote

Tea workers’ vote deciding factor in...

Tea workers’ vote deciding factor in...

Election

Fri, Dec 21 2018

There are 70 tea gardens in the constituency, comprising 85,000 voters

Minor UK opposition parties table vote...

Minor UK opposition parties table vote...

Europe

Wed, Dec 19 2018

With just over 100 days until Britain is due to leave the European Union, May is yet to win the support...

Sheikh Hasina: ‘Quiet!’ won’t shut people...

Sheikh Hasina: ‘Quiet!’ won’t shut people...

Election

Fri, Dec 14 2018

Earlier in the day, Dr Kamal Hossain lashed out at a journalist when he was asked about his stance on...

How do the elections work?

How do the elections work?

Rubaiyat Kabir

Tue, Dec 11 2018

Many of us are unaware of nuances in the political process

Narendra Modi stares at biggest election...

Narendra Modi stares at biggest election...

World

Tue, Dec 11 2018

In Rajasthan, the Congress was leading in 114 of the 199 seats contested, against 81 for the BJP, in...

Infographic: Historic Brexit vote

Infographic: Historic Brexit vote

World

Fri, Dec 7 2018

Britain’s House of Commons is to vote on the Withdrawal Agreement -- the terms on which the UK...

General election: 40,199 polling centres...

40,199 polling centres finalized

Election

Tue, Dec 4 2018

Some 104.2 million voters will exercise their rights to vote across the country during the December 30...

Is continuity necessary for...

Is continuity necessary for...

Mir Aftabuddin Ahmed

Mon, Nov 12 2018

It is high time our thinking went beyond economic growth, towards a more equitable society 

Voting in Gopalganj municipality by-polls...

Voting in Gopalganj municipality by-polls...

Election

Wed, Oct 3 2018

Awami League and independent candidates are competing for the municipality’s mayoral post

EC plans to hold 11th general election...

National polls at December end

Election

Tue, Aug 28 2018

The commission says it has completed more than 80% of its preparations for holding the polls

No Pakistani women vote in village where...

No Pakistani women vote in village where...

South Asia

Thu, Jul 26 2018

Male elders banned females from voting in Mohri Pur, some 60km from the central Pakistan city of Multan,...

Little Bangladesh neighbourhood in LA...

Little Bangladesh neighbourhood in LA...

North America

Wed, Jun 20 2018

The Bangladeshi community wants a designated area to express their identity as it is expanding in Los...

Candidates resume Gazipur city polls...

Candidates resume Gazipur city polls...

Election

Mon, Jun 18 2018

People vying for various posts in the upcoming Gazipur City Corporation election have resumed their

Khulna city polls: Re-election in 3...

Khulna city polls: Re-election in 3...

Election

Tue, May 29 2018

The voting in these centres on May 15 was postponed for various irregularities

Expatriates want to vote through...

Expatriates want to vote through...

Bangladesh

Thu, May 24 2018

They urge the EC to issue NIDs through embassies ahead of the national election