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    There was no alternative to Jan 5 polls: outgoing CEC

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:50am on February 09, 2017

    Outgoing chief election commissioner Kazi Rakibuddin Ahmad on Wednesday said there was no alternative to holding the general elections on January 5, 2014 for the...

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    EC reconstitution reflects people’s expectation: Quader

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 03:59pm on February 08, 2017

    Awami League general secretary Obaidul Quader on Wednesday said reconstitution of the Election Commission by the president had reflected the expectation...

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    PM seeks co-op of all to combat extremism

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 12:10am on February 09, 2017

    Prime minister Sheikh Hasina has sought more cooperation from all including armed forces in combating militancy and terrorism to keep undisrupted the country’s ongoing development...

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    Court asks IO to submit progress report March 21

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 02:00pm on February 08, 2017

    A court here on Wednesday asked the investigation officer of journalist couple Sagar-Runi murder case to submit a progress report before it on March 21...

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    Cooperation must for fair polls: President

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 08:43pm on February 07, 2017

    President Abdul Hamid on Tuesday said the cooperation from all political parties and general people to hold free, fair and credible elections in the country...

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    New CEC, commissioners to take oath Feb 15

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 08:19pm on February 07, 2017

    The newly appointed chief election commissioner and four other election commissioners will take oath on February 15...

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    JS passes BARD bill

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 07:33pm on February 07, 2017

    Bangladesh Academy for Rural Development Bill, 2017 was passed at the parliament on Tuesday aiming to making the academy more affective and strong...

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    AL expresses full confidence on new EC

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 07:00pm on February 07, 2017

    The ruling Awami League on Tuesday congratulated president Abdul Hamid for reconstitution of new Election Commission and expressed their full confidence...

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    Housing minister gets bail in graft case

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 05:42pm on February 07, 2017

    Chittagong court on Tuesday granted bail to housing and public works minister Mosharraf Hossain in a corruption case filed by the Anti-Corruption Commission...

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    Jatiya Party happy with new EC

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 05:24pm on February 07, 2017

    Voicing satisfaction over the formation of the new Election Commission, Jatiya Party on Tuesday hoped that the commission will set a new example by...