Trump under fire over election result comments

Top Republicans and Democrats pushed back hard Thursday against president Donald Trump’s suggestion he might not accept defeat in the November election, warning him the United States was not “North ...

Trump under fire over election result comments

Trump refuses to pledge transfer of power if he loses US vote

US president Donald Trump on Wednesday refused to guarantee that he will transfer power if he loses the November election, earning scorn from his Democratic challenger Joe Biden and even from within ...

US president Donald Trump concludes a campaign rally at Smith Reynolds Regional Airport in Winston-Salem, North Carolina, US, 8 September, 2020.

Facebook steps up efforts to protect Myanmar polls

Facing flak for failing to prevent hate speech from spreading on its platform in Myanmar, Facebook has announced additional steps aimed at protecting the integrity of November elections in the country

A 3D-printed Facebook logo is seen placed on a keyboard in this illustration taken 25 March 2020.

Facebook plans drastic measures if US polls descend into chaos

Facebook is bracing for tough measures to restrict content in case the November elections in the US descend into chaos or violent protests, according to a report in the Financial Times on Tuesday

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg speaks at Facebook Inc`s annual F8 developers conference in San Jose

UN rights envoy to Myanmar says election will fail to meet standards

election will fail to meet standards because of the disenfranchisement of hundreds of thousands of Rohingya Muslims.

Rohingya refugees walk along the road in the evening at Balukhali camp in Cox’s Bazar, Bangladesh, 16 November, 2018.

Trump supports deal to continue China’s TikTok operate in the US

ByteDance was racing to avoid a crackdown on TikTok after the US Commerce Department said on Friday it would block new downloads and updates to the app come Sunday

Illustration picture of Tiktok with US flags

Don't pay heed to who said what, who wrote what: PM Hasina

Prime minister Sheikh Hasina has vowed to build a corruption-free administration in the country, asking the government officials and employees to undertake their own plan on ‘suddhachar’ (integrity) ...

Prime minister Sheikh Hasina addresses as the chief guest the Annual Performance Agreement Signing Ceremony-2020 through video conference from her official Gonobhaban residence, Dhaka on 17 September 202

BFF Election-2020: Kazi Salahuddin’s rival panel formed

Bangladesh District and Divisional Football Association and Football Club Association formed a panel named “Samonnya Parishad” to contest the BFF Election 2020 to be held at Pan Pacific Sonargaon ...


Bangladesh elected executive member of three UN bodies

The victory is the demonstration of trust and confidence that Bangladesh enjoys due to its strong legacy of working together with the UN entities and their executive boards towards socio-economic ...

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BNP picks candidates for Dhaka-5, Naogaon-6 by-polls

BNP on Sunday picked Salahuddin Ahmed and Sheikh Mohammad Rezaul Islam as its candidates to contest the Dhaka-5 and Naogaon-6 by-elections respectively billed for 17 October, reports UNB.

BNP picks candidates for Dhaka-5, Naogaon-6 by-polls
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