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    All BNP candidates for 6 constituencies disqualified

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 08:42pm on December 02, 2018

    Nomination papers of none of the main opposition Bangladesh Nationalist Party’s aspirants for six constituencies were accepted by the returning and assistant returning officers on...

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    Harun made Narayanganj SP amid protests  

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 08:14pm on December 02, 2018

    Amid protest from election commissioner Mahabub Talukder, the Election Commission on Sunday gave clearance to a police proposal to make Dhaka Metropolitan Police’s deputy commissioner...

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    EC finds 2,279 nomination papers valid

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 07:59pm on December 02, 2018

    Bangladesh Election Commission on Sunday declared 2,279 nomination papers valid rejecting record 786 nomination papers during the scrutiny of nomination papers for the 11th general...

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    EC to start monitoring social media today

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 06:34pm on December 02, 2018

    The Election Commission on Sunday decided to monitor social media, alongside different government agencies concerned, from today to check fake news and propaganda ahead of...

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    BNP’s demand for admin reshuffle baseless: AL  

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 05:13pm on December 02, 2018

    Ruling Awmai League on Sunday said that Bangladesh Nationalist Party’s demand for reshuffling field administration was baseless as the party already agreed to join the...

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    Nominations of heavyweights cancelled  

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 04:48pm on December 02, 2018

    The Election Commission has rejected nomination papers of several heavyweight politicians including Bangladesh Nationalist Party leader Amanullah Aman, Krishak Sramik Janata League president Abdul Kader...

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    Oppositions’ nomination papers cancelled to ease unilateral polls: BNP

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 02:22pm on December 02, 2018

    Bangladesh Nationalist Party on Sunday complained that cancellation of nomination papers mostly of the opposition candidates was the part of the government’s plan to hold...

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    SC bars convicts to contest elections

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:17pm on December 02, 2018

    The Appellate Division of the Supreme Court on Sunday stayed a High Court order that had allowed a convicted person to contest in the upcoming...

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    BNP Sylhet-1 candidate Inam meets jailed activists

    Staff Correspondent . Sylhet | Updated at 02:52am on December 02, 2018

    Bangladesh Nationalist Party nominated Sylhet-1 constituency aspirant and former bureaucrat Inam Ahmed Chowdhury on Saturday met the party’s detained activists at Sylhet Central Jail.Inam talked...

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    Month of victory begins

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 02:47am on December 02, 2018

    Observance of the Victory Month, commemorating the country’s victory on December 16, 1971 in the liberation war, began on Saturday with different programmes.Forty-seven years back...