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    Commitments to nat’l minorities sought in election manifestos

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:26am on November 28, 2018

    Academics and rights activists on Tuesday demanded that political parties should make specific commitments in their election manifestoes to the welfare of youths of national...

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    Ex-mayor Hanif’s 12th death anniv today

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 01:05am on November 28, 2018

    The 12th death anniversary of Mohammad Hanif, the first elected mayor of Dhaka City Corporation and former president of Dhaka city unit of the Awami...

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    PM hits out at Dr Kamal for joining hands with BNP

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:56am on November 28, 2018

    Prime minister Sheikh Hasina on Tuesday came down heavily on Dr Kamal Hossain and his associates for joining hands with the Bangladesh Nationalist Party and...

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    Parties still scramble to pick candidates

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:43am on November 28, 2018

    Filing nomination papers by aspirants ends today while most parties including ruling Awami League and opposition Bangladesh Nationalist Party are yet complete selection of their...

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    Ershad really ill, to be shifted to Singapore, if needed: Quader

    Our Correspondent . Feni | Updated at 08:39pm on November 27, 2018

    Awami League general secretary Obaidul Quader on Tuesday said that Jatiya Party chairman HM Ershad is really ill and there is no political connection with...

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    One killed, 25 injured in Habiganj AL infighting

    Staff Correspondent . Sylhet | Updated at 06:17pm on November 27, 2018

    At least one person was killed and 25 others were injured in a factional clash between the supporters of two local Awami League leaders in...

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    Khaleda can’t contest polls even if sentence revoked: AG 

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 05:35pm on November 27, 2018

    The attorney general, Mahbubey Alam, on Tuesday said that Bangladesh Nationalist Party chairperson Khaleda Zia who is convicted and sentenced in two corruption cases cannot...

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    BNP nominates 800 candidates 

    Rashed Ahmed Mitul | Updated at 04:31pm on November 27, 2018

    The Bangladesh Nationalist Party has handed over its certificates of nominations to 800 candidates for 240 of the 300 seats for 11th parliamentary elections scheduled...

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    Nat’l minorities demand commitment in polls manifestos

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 03:40pm on November 27, 2018

    Academics and rights activists on Tuesday demanded specific commitments from the political parties for the youths of national minorities in the election manifestos of the...

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    No restriction on waz mahfil ahead of polls: EC

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 03:07pm on November 27, 2018

    The Election Commission has sent a letter to returning officers and local administrations saying that it did not impose any restriction on arranging any religious...