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    Elections, human rights in Bangladesh discussed

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:14am on November 18, 2018

    The Tom Lantos Human Rights Commission of the US House of Representatives in a briefing on Friday discussed elections and human rights in Bangladesh....

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    Civil society urges for forming taskforce

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:13am on November 18, 2018

    Civil society members and leaders of minority communities have urged the authorities concerned to form a taskforce to protect the minorities from violence during the...

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    EC asks police not to harass BNP leaders, activists

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:11am on November 18, 2018

    Election Commission on Saturday sent a letter to inspector general of police asking him not to harass Bangladesh Nationalist Party leaders and activists following the...

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    Walls still covered with posters seeking votes

    Ershad Kamol | Updated at 12:04am on November 18, 2018

    Walls at places in the capital are still covered with posters seeking votes for aspirants from different parties as the deadline set by the Election...

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    EC invites applications from election observers

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 11:58pm on November 17, 2018

    The Election Commission invited applications from both local and foreign observers to watch the upcoming national election slated for December 30.‘Local polls observers will have...

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    No polls boycott, reaffirms Kamal  

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 08:50pm on November 17, 2018

    Jatiya Oikya Font chief Kamal Hossain on Saturday said their alliance will in no way boycott the election and urged people to get ready to...

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    AL to finalise nominations in 300 seats by Sunday: Quader

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 07:49pm on November 17, 2018

    Awami League general secretary Obaidul Quader on Saturday said his party will finalise its nominations in 300 seats by Sunday for the 11th parliamentary elections...

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    It’s challenge to defeat ‘monstrous regime’, says Fakhrul  

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 05:19pm on November 17, 2018

    Bangladesh Nationalist Party secretary general Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir on Saturday said they have taken the 11th parliamentary elections as a challenge to defeat the...

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    Reza Kibria to contest polls on JOF ticket

    Zaman Monit . Sylhet | Updated at 12:00am on November 18, 2018

    Reza Kibria, son of former finance minister Shah AMS Kibria and former advisory committee member of Awami League, has decided to participate in the forthcoming...

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    Probable polling officers panic as police gathering political links

    Staff CorrespondentAhammad Foyez | Updated at 12:00am on November 18, 2018

    Those tipped to be presiding and assistant presiding officers are in panic after the police and the intelligence agencies began collecting information relating to their...