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    EC failed to create environment for fair polls: BCC mayor candidate Manisha

    Our Correspondent | Updated at 07:49pm on July 28, 2018

    Manisha Chakraborty, the mayor candidate for Barisal City Corporation from Socialist Party of Bangladesh, alleged on Saturday that the Election Commission had failed to create...

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    Electioneering ends amid allegations of code violations

    Ahammad Foyez | Updated at 12:05am on July 29, 2018

    Electioneering ended Saturday midnight in the elections to Barisal, Sylhet and Rajshahi city corporations, scheduled for Monday, amid allegations of violations of electoral code of...

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    Peaceful, cooperative environment exists in Barisal: EC commissioner

    United News of Bangladesh . Barisal | Updated at 12:28am on July 28, 2018

    The commissioner of the Election Commission, Mahbub Talukdar, on Friday said a silent and peaceful environment is existing in and around the city ahead of...

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    Most polling stations risky

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:05am on July 28, 2018

    Law enforcement agencies spotted most polling stations as risky in the elections to Barisal, Sylhet and Rajshahi city corporations slated for Monday while the Election...

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    Govt asked not to arrest, harass election campaigners

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on July 27, 2018

    The High Court Division on Thursday directed the government and the police not to arrest leaders and activists of any political party campaigning for the...

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    Heavy rainfall likely in four divisions

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 03:58pm on July 24, 2018

    Due to active monsoon heavy (44-88 mm) to very heavy (>89 mm) rainfall with gusty wind is likely to occur at places over Chittagong, Khulna,...

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    Govt declares July 30 general holiday in three cities

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 02:35am on July 24, 2018

    The government has declared July 30 a general holiday in Rajshahi, Barisal and Sylhet city corporation areas centring the elections in the three city corporations....

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    BNP candidate demands army deployed in Barisal

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:01am on July 23, 2018

    BNP mayoral candidate in Barisal on Sunday demanded army deployment to ensure peaceful mayoral polls slated for July 30. New Age correspondent in Barisal reported...

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    Jamaat not visible in canvasses for BNP’s mayor candidate

    Our Correspondent . Barisal | Updated at 12:29am on July 21, 2018

    No Jamaat leaders and activists are seen canvassing for the party’s alliance partner BNP’s mayor candidate in the Barisal city election....

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    Bailey bridge collapse disrupts Dhaka-Barisal road link

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 05:27pm on July 17, 2018

    Traffic movement on Dhaka-Barisal highway has been disrupted since Tuesday morning following the collapse of a baily bridge in Ellaa area of Gaurnadi of...