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    ACC to scan candidates’ wealth info

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 07:15pm on December 09, 2018

    The Anti-Corruption Commission will commence its own scrutiny and investigation based on the wealth statements submitted by candidates with the Election Commission very soon. ACC...

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    Viqarunnisa teacher gets bail

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 06:29pm on December 09, 2018

    A Dhaka court on Sunday granted bail to Hasna Hena, a teacher of Viqarunnisa Noon School and College, in a case filed on charges of...

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    HC asks EC to accept nominations of Imran, five BNP aspirants

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 06:21pm on December 09, 2018

    The High Court on Sunday asked the Election Commissioner to accept the nomination papers of five Bangladesh Nationalist Party aspirants who are also municipal mayors...

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    26 candidates of BNP’s allies to use sheaf of paddy 

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 05:46pm on December 09, 2018

    A total of 26 candidates from eight registered parties of the Bangladesh Nationalist Party-led alliance will use the BNP’s election symbol sheaf of paddy in...

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    Khaleda challenges EC’s decision in High Court

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 05:37pm on December 09, 2018

    Bangladesh Nationalist Party chairperson Khaleda Zia on Sunday filed three separate writ petitions with the High Court challenging the Election Commission’s decision of cancelling her...

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    Inequality grew faster in last 5 years in Bangladesh: CPD

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on December 10, 2018

    Inequality in income, asset and consumption grew faster along with deterioration in quality of economic management in the second half of the last decade, which also coincided with lack of political competition in the country, Centre for Policy Dialogue said on Sunday....

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    AL to force all rebels to withdraw candidature

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 04:39pm on December 09, 2018

    The ruling Awami League is trying to compel all the rebel candidates who filed nomination papers to contest the next general election. Abdur Rahman, joint...

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    Four candidates withdraw nominations so far

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 03:24pm on December 09, 2018

    Four candidates, three from Jatiya Samajtantrik Dal and one from Awami League, have withdrawn their nomination papers as of 2:30pm on Sunday. They are Mostafa...

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    No family feud in name of realising rights

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 03:11pm on December 09, 2018

    Prime minister Sheikh Hasina on Sunday urged the country’s women not to create problems in their families while trying to realise their rights as everyone...

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    Jatiya Party to vie in 161 seats

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 03:02pm on December 09, 2018

    Jatiya Party has officially announced that it would vie for 161 seats in the Jatiya Sangsad polls slated for December 30. The party official said...