Election

Election

It’s not foreigners to say about Bangladesh’s election: UK envoy

British high commissioner to Bangladesh Robert Chatterton Dickson on Wednesday said it is not the foreigners’ role to say how Bangladesh will hold its national election.

It’s not foreigners to say about Bangladesh’s election: UK envoy

AL 691 rebel candidates to contest UP elections

As many as 946 rebel candidates of Awami League submitted nomination papers to contest elections in 848 union parishads across the country, according to returning officers

Bangladesh Election Commission logo.

Communal violence

Govt out to clear election field: Fakhrul

BNP on Wednesday alleged that its leaders and workers have been implicated in cases filed over recent communal violence as part of a government’s blueprint to clear the field ahead of the next ...

Govt out to clear election field: Fakhrul

Chapainawabganj pourashava election postponed

The election was set to be held on 2 November

Chapainawabganj pourashava election postponed

Ex-DUCSU VP Nurul Haque floats new political party

The organisers of the new party informed Prothom Alo that they have been thinking of fielding candidates in all 300 seats in the next parliamentary elections

Ex-DUCSU VP Nurul Haque floats new political party

Military Coup

No negotiations with coup dissidents: Myanmar junta

The Southeast Asian nation has been in chaos since a February coup, with more than 1,100 killed in a crackdown on dissent, according to a local monitoring group

Myanmar military commander-in-chief, Senior General Min Aung Hlaing, attends a military exercise at Ayeyarwaddy delta region in Myanmar, on 3 February 2018

1 killed, dozens wounded in Faridpur UP polls violence

A man was killed and at least 30 were injured in a clash between the supporters of two chairman candidates ahead of Union Parishad elections in Saltha upazila of Faridpur on Saturday

1 killed, dozens wounded in Faridpur UP polls violence

How will you evade the responsibility of failing to provide security?

Where there had been apprehensions of unrest during the puja, no preventive measures were taken. Does that mean the intelligence agencies were inactive this time? Why had the police not taken up any ...

Dhaka University Teachers Association forms a human chain against communalism. The theatre and performance studies department of the university staged a street play after the human chain programme. Tuesday, in front of Aparajeo Bangla

State minister for information must seek apology: GM Quader

Out of 40 registered political parties, he said only Awami League, BNP and Jatiya Party now remain active while the rest have become signboard-only political parties, he said

Jatiya Party chairman GM Quader speaks at a views-exchange meeting with the leaders of Gaziur city unit of the party and its associate bodies at the party chairman’s Banani office, Dhaka on 16 October 2021

From whom will the minorities seek help?

Members of the minority community can never feel safe and secure in a country where such attacks and violence are never brought to justice

Law enforcement at a puja mandap in Cumilla after incidents of violence took place
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