• Images

    Editors' Council calls for adding Digital Security Act amendment in election manifestos

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 06:37pm on November 21, 2018

    Editors' Council has expressed its disappointment as the government was yet to make any amendment to the Digital Security Act, 2018 even after holding dialogue...

  • Images

    Level playing field before symbol allocation: EC

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 04:27pm on November 21, 2018

    The Election Commission secretary Helaluddin Ahmed on Wednesday said that the level playing field for next general election would be ensured for all parties as...

  • Images

    4 nomination seekers arrested, one disappeared: BNP tells EC

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 03:32pm on November 21, 2018

    Bangladesh Nationalist Party on Wednesday submitted a new list with the Election Commission informing it that four of the nomination seekers of the party were...

  • Images

    Tarique joins nomination board for 4th day

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:41pm on November 21, 2018

    Bangladesh Nationalist Party acting chairman Tarique Rahman joined the nomination board using a telecommunication app as the party started interviewing its nomination hopefuls for the...

  • Images

    BNP nomination board member Rafiqul Islam Miah arrested

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 02:21am on November 21, 2018

    Police arrested BNP standing committee member Barrister Rafiqul Islam Miah from Banglamotor area in the capital Tuesday evening, hours after he was handed three years’...

  • Images

    EC to sit with phone operators to control rumours

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:27am on November 21, 2018

    The Election Commission on Tuesday decided to hold a meeting with mobile phone operators on November 26 to give necessary instructions for controlling rumours in...

  • Images

    Polls observers to stay at centres like statues: EC secy

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:24am on November 21, 2018

    The Election Commission secretary Helaluddin Ahmed on Tuesday threatened the election observers with cancellation of registration if they make any comment to the media and...

  • Images

    EC to ask govt not to call ROs without its permission

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:13am on November 21, 2018

    Election Commission on Tuesday decided to send a letter to the cabinet secretary not to call returning officers in any meeting by any authorities without...

  • Images

    AL compromises with ideology: academics

    Moloy Saha | Updated at 12:10am on November 21, 2018

    Eminent academics and intellectuals said on Tuesday that inclusion of most of the Islamist political parties in its alliance exposed that the ruling Awami League...

  • Images

    Still more surprises in party nominations: Quader

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:03am on November 21, 2018

    Awami League general secretary Obaidul Quader on Tuesday said that still more surprises were there in giving party nominations....