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City poll

City poll

Voter absence is louder than words

Sometimes silence is louder than words and this couldn’t be more poignantly expressed than by the absence of voters in the recent elections of Dhaka’s two city corporations and also the by-election ...

Voter absence is louder than words

BNP demands fresh elections to Dhaka city corporations

BNP on Wednesday demanded reelections to Dhaka south and north city corporations cancelling Saturday’s voting as the party said people’s opinion was not reflected in the polls, reports ...

BNP demands fresh elections to Dhaka city corporations

Electoral system must be reformed: Mahbub Talukdar

Mentioning that the absence of the opposition in polling stations has made the elections to the two city corporations questionable, election commissioner Mahbub Talukdar on Tuesday said the reform of ...

Electoral system must be reformed: Mahbub Talukdar

Lack of voters’ interest not good for democracy: Quader

Road transport and bridges minister Obaidul Quader on Tuesday said the apathy of voters seen during the recently held elections to two Dhaka city corporations is not good for Bangladesh's ...

Lack of voters’ interest not good for democracy: Quader

'Initiatives are needed to make Dhaka inclusive'

Experts recommended developing an inclusive city for the people of all ages in a meeting held in the capital’s National Press Club on Wednesday.The discussants suggested the elected mayors must ...

'Initiatives are needed to make Dhaka inclusive'

Jatiya Oikya Front extends support to BNP’s hartal

Jatiya Oikyafront on Saturday extended its support to a dawn-to-dusk hartal (general strike) called by Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP) in the city on Sunday protesting what they said vote rigging ...

Jatiya Oikya Front extends support to BNP’s hartal

Transport owners operate buses during Sunday’s hartal

Bangladesh Road Transport Owners' Association operates their vehicles during the shutdown, reports UNB."We don't accept the hartal as BNP enforces it to create anarchy in the city," Enayet Ullah, the ...

Transport owners operate buses during Sunday’s hartal

Dhaka city polls

AL's Atiqul wins in north, Taposh in south

Awami League mayoral candidates were unofficially declared elected in the elections to Dhaka North City Corporation (DNCC) and Dhaka South City Corporation (DSCC) on Saturday, reports UNB.Ruling ...

AL's Atiqul wins in north, Taposh in south

PM's speech akin to interfering with polls: Mirza Fakhrul

Bangladesh Nationalist Party secretary general Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir on Saturday claimed the elections to two Dhaka city corporations were not held in a free and fair manner.The leader further ...

PM's speech akin to interfering with polls: Mirza Fakhrul
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