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    Look out for 3rd party plots, CEC asks intel

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 04:13pm on December 13, 2018

    Chief election commissioner KM Nurul Huda on Thursday asked intelligence agencies to investigate whether there was any third party conspiracy behind Tuesday’s violence to create...

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    Rupganj OC Maniruzzaman withdrawn

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 11:06am on December 13, 2018

    Officer-in-charge of Rupganj police station in Narayanganj Mohammad Maniruzzaman has been withdrawn following the directives of Election Commission. Inspector Abdul Haq was assigned as the...

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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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    Onus is on Election Commission to stop electoral violence

    | Updated at 12:00am on December 13, 2018

    VIOLENCE started stalking the campaign for the general elections posted for December 30 the very day parties began their campaigns after the Election Commission had...

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    Iqbal, Ruhul lose legal battle over election

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 07:41pm on December 12, 2018

    The Appellate Division of the Supreme Court on Wednesday stayed a High Court order that had overturned an Election Commission’s decision barring Bangladesh Nationalist Party...

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    Hearing in Khaleda’s writ petitions over her candidacy by 3rd judge today

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on December 13, 2018

    Former prime minister and BNP chairperson Khaleda Zia’s writ petitions challenging rejection of her nomination papers would be heard by Justice JBM Hassan at 2...

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    EC embarrassed over attack on Fakhrul’s motorcade: CEC

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 02:02pm on December 12, 2018

    The chief election commissioner KM Nurul Huda on Wednesday said that the commission was embarrassed over Tuesday’s attack on Bangladesh Nationalist Party secretary general Mirza...

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    BNP candidate Ruhul, Mohammadpur president Shahjahan held

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:12pm on December 12, 2018

    Detectives detained Bangladesh Nationalist Party leader Ruhul Quddus Talukder Dulu from his residence in the city's Gulshan area on Wednesday. A team of Detective Branch...

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    EC, admin behaving like predators against oppositions

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:32am on December 12, 2018

    Political leaders, academics and campaigners on Tuesday expressed fear that another controversial election might be held on December 30....

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    Time for election authorities to make agencies neutral

    | Updated at 12:00am on December 12, 2018

    POLITICAL parties and alliances began campaigns after the election authorities had almost completed the allocation of election symbols on Monday....