Ahammad Foyez

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    Foreign observers reluctant, many local groups trashed

    Ahammad Foyez | Updated at 02:00am on December 16, 2018

    Election Commission is getting poor response from foreign election monitoring organisations while it is trashing applications of local monitoring agencies seeking to observe the forthcoming...

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    Law enforcers for controlling cyber space, mobile network, live telecast

    Ahammad Foyez | Updated at 12:24am on December 14, 2018

    Representatives of different law enforcement agencies on Thursday advised Election Commission to keep cyber space under surveillance, turn mobile network into 2G form 4G and...

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    Arrests, attacks, intimidation continue

    Tapos Kanti Das and Ahammad Foyez | Updated at 12:38am on December 13, 2018

    Attacks on opposition election campaigners and their arrest continued on Wednesday with ruling Bangladesh Awami League and opposition Attacks on opposition election campaigners and their...

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    EC asks police to submit report on Tuesday’s violence

    Ahammad Foyez | Updated at 12:29am on December 13, 2018

    The Election Commission on Wednesday asked the inspector general of police to submit reports about violence that broke out at different parts of the country...

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    Electioneering starts amid festivity, irregularities

    Ahammad Foyez | Updated at 11:57pm on December 10, 2018

    Candidates for the December 30 general election started electioneering across the country on Monday with festivity and amidst reported violations of electoral code of conduct...

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    EC plans to deploy army as strike force

    Ahammad Foyez | Updated at 12:12am on December 10, 2018

    The Election Commission is now planning to deploy armed forces as a strike force though the opposition Jatiya Oikya Front is demanding army deployment with...

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    Over 500 pull out of race

    Ahammad Foyez | Updated at 11:49pm on December 09, 2018

    More than 500 aspirants withdrew their candidature in the upcoming parliamentary elections on the last day for withdrawing nomination papers on Sunday....

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    2,522 in race as EC disposes of appeals

    Ahammad Foyez | Updated at 02:15am on December 09, 2018

    The Election Commission in the last day of hearing in appeals validated nominations of a number of candidates, including Bangladesh Nationalist Party leaders Morshed Khan...

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    EC bins Khaleda’s candidature in split verdict

    Ahammad Foyez | Updated at 12:00am on December 09, 2018

    Election Commission on Saturday upheld returning officers’ decision cancelling candidature of jailed Bangladesh Nationalist Party chairperson Khaleda Zia for December 30 general election....

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    EC validates 78 more aspirants

    Ahammad Foyez | Updated at 12:00am on December 08, 2018

    At least 78 more aspirants, including opposition Bangladesh Nationalist Party’s 21 and ruling Awami League’s one, on Friday got their candidature reinstated as Election Commission...