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    AL starts initial process for selecting candidates  

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 02:51am on November 16, 2018

    The parliamentary board on Thursday in its second meeting discussed the nomination processes of party’s candidates in the upcoming general election rescheduled for December 30.The...

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    Over 4,000 aspirants buy BNP’s nomination forms

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:45am on November 16, 2018

    Bangladesh Nationalist Party sold 402 nomination papers to aspirant candidates when 858 others submitted their forms on Thursday at the party’s central office in Naya...

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    PM asks BNP not to foil polls

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 01:33am on November 16, 2018

    Prime minister Sheikh Hasina on Thursday urged the Bangladesh Nationalist Party not to foil the upcoming general election, asserting that any attempt in this regard...

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    5pc increment, 20pc Baishakh allowance for MPO teachers

    Shakhawat Hossain | Updated at 01:11am on November 16, 2018

    The finance division on Thursday approved a proposal for 5 per cent increment and 20 per cent of the basic as the Baishakh allowance on...

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    BNP, allies for withdrawal of AL-nominated chairmen

    Ershad Kamol | Updated at 12:58am on November 16, 2018

    The Bangladesh Nationalist Party-led alliance on Thursday urged the Election Commission to withdraw the ruling Awami League-nominated chairmen from management committees of educational institutes in...

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    JOF to use sheaf of paddy, AL allies boat, JP plough

    Ahammad Foyez | Updated at 12:40am on November 16, 2018

    Eight registered parties will take part in the 11th parliamentary elections under the ruling Awami League-led alliance with boat as their electoral symbol while 11...

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    No further rescheduling of polls: EC

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 04:49pm on November 15, 2018

    The Election Commission on Thursday ruled out the possibility of further deferring the general election schedule from December 30.Dismissing the opposition Jatiya Oikya Front’s proposal...

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    Oikya Front to contest polls with sheaf of paddy symbol

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 03:50pm on November 15, 2018

    The Jatiya Oikya Front on Thursday submitted a letter to the Election Commission informing it that the candidates nominated by the Front will use...

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    Troops to be deployed ahead of polls: EC

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:57am on November 15, 2018

    The Election Commission will deploy military either seven to 10 days or two to three days alongside other law enforcement agencies during the upcoming general...

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    488 BNP activists, named in 3 cases

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:38am on November 15, 2018

    Police lodged three cases naming 488 leaders and activists of Bangladesh Nationalist Party and unspecified number of unnamed others of the party in connection with...