Ahammad Foyez

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    Most defeated candidates lose deposits

    Ahammad Foyez | Updated at 11:34pm on December 31, 2018

    Most of about 1,560 defeated candidates, including form the Bangladesh Nationalist Party and its allies, in Sunday’s general election lost their deposits of Tk 2,500...

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    Nation goes to polls today

    Shahidul Islam Chowdhury and Ahammad Foyez | Updated at 12:00am on December 30, 2018

    The nation goes to 11th parliamentary elections today amid a climate of fear and allegations of intimidation by law enforcers and ruling Awami League and...

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    Khaleda, MPs among 95 thousand can’t cast vote

    Muktadir Rashid and Ahammad Foyez | Updated at 12:00am on December 29, 2018

    Over 95,000 voters, including former prime minister Khaleda Zia and some former lawmakers, who are in jail are going to be deprived of casting vote...

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    Fear casts shadow as all set for vote tomorrow

    Ahammad Foyez | Updated at 12:00am on December 29, 2018

    The 11th parliamentary elections are set to be held tomorrow with participation of all major political parties amid allegations of intimidation of candidates of main...

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    Raids, attacks mark end of campaign

    Tapos Kanti Das, Ahammad Foyez and Muktadir Rashid | Updated at 12:00am on December 28, 2018

    Election campaigns for the 11th general election end 8:00am today amid widespread allegations of attacks, arrests and intimidation of opposition activists as well as violation...

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    Electioneering ends Friday morning

    Ahammad Foyez | Updated at 12:09am on December 27, 2018

    Electioneering for December 30 general polls ends at 8:00am on Friday amid continued violence and violation of electoral code of conduct....

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    EC keeps 25 Jamaat leaders in polls race

    Ahammad Foyez | Updated at 08:52pm on December 23, 2018

    The Election Commission on Sunday found no bar to the participation of 25 Jamaat-e-Islami leaders — 22 nominated by the Bangladesh Nationalist Party and two...

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    EC to decide fate of 25 Jamaat leaders

    Ahammad Foyez | Updated at 12:04am on December 23, 2018

    Election Commission would sit today to make decision over the petition challenging legality of Jamaat-e-Islami leaders contesting general polls with Bangladesh Nationalist Party’s electoral symbol,...

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    Security tightened at Rohingya camps ahead of elections

    Muktadir Rashid and Ahammad Foyez | Updated at 01:16am on December 22, 2018

    The Election Commission on Friday issued a circular restricting movement of the Rohingyas staying at Cox’s Bazar refugee camps during the forthcoming national elections....

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    EC delays disposal of complaints

    Ahammad Foyez | Updated at 12:03am on December 21, 2018

    Most complaints made to the Election Commission by candidates of the opposition Jaitya Oikya Front, its main component Bangladesh Nationalist Party and others have remained...