The honorarium of UP chairman and members is absolutely inadequate. As they are not receiving the UP part of the payment, their daily honorarium is less than Tk 120
Chaotic situation has emerged over drawing up of a list of ‘peace committee’ members (collaborators of occupying Pakistani army in 1971) in Ishwarganj of Mymensingh
The victim -- Narayan Nath, a motorcycle mechanic in profession – claimed the vandals to be followers of the defeated candidates
A union parishad (UP) chairman has been stabbed allegedly by some miscreants over establishing dominance in Dighalia upazila in Khulna, police said on Monday
We observed with astonishment no leader of Awami League of any level protested or reacted against what Mujibul Haque Chowdhury said
“The government is carrying out the election here with EVMs. What could I do about it? You will have to kindly press a button to cast your vote. If you can’t press it, I will keep people there who ...
A 47-year-old female UP member (reserved seat) has reportedly been raped by another UP member for two days in Mohonpur upazila of Rajshahi district
The government has amended the relevant law by making provision for the appointment of administrators after the expiration of the term of 61 zila parishads (district councils) in January
BNP is afraid of joining polls and that’s why they have rejected the Union Parishad elections as well as parliamentary voting, Hasan Mahmud said
Relations between the election commission and the political parties need to be extremely open because it is these political parties, singularly or as an alliance, that nominate candidates for the ...
Secretary of SHUJAN, Badiul Alam Majumdar, in an interview with Prothom Alo, speaks about the new election commission, its challenges, the way ahead, and more
Any person who is a beneficiary of any government is not qualified to be appointed as an election commissioner
A woman has brought about allegations that Rajbari police threatened to rape her inside the police station. The woman made a formal complaint to IGP’s complaint cell of the police headquarters where ...
Transgender Marufa Akhter Mitu has been elected as a Member from reserved wards 1, 2 and 3 of Durgapur union parishad (UP) in Rangpur’s Mithapukur upazila.
UP polls in almost all the districts and upazilas of the country were mired in violence, take over of polling centres and vandalism