Election Commission

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    Expatriate voter registration begins

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:19am on November 06, 2019

    The Election Commission on Tuesday inaugurated the voter registration programme for Bangladeshi expatriates to provide them with the national identity card. Chief election commissioner KM...

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    DNCC, DSCC polls in January

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:56am on November 04, 2019

    The Election Commission on Monday decided to hold elections to Dhaka North City Corporation and Dhaka South City Corporation in January 2020. The commission at...

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    Election process not corruption free: Mahbub Talukdar

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:45am on October 21, 2019

    Election Commissioner Mahbub Talukdar on Sunday said the country’s election process was not devoid of corruption. He said the public representatives elected through illegal methods...

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    Election Commission becomes government’s magic box: BNP

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on October 15, 2019

    Bangladesh Nationalist Party on Monday complained that the election commission had become the government’s magic box as the commission had been holding ‘day’s election at...

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    Rajapakse clan steps up new bid for power

    Agence France-Presse . Colombo | Updated at 01:16am on October 08, 2019

    Sri Lanka’s election commission on Monday agreed to let the brother of former strongman Mahinda Rajapakse stand in the country’s presidential election, despite a string...

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    People suffer from distrust about election systems: EC

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Rangpur | Updated at 12:20am on September 28, 2019

    Regarding crisis of public confidence in the election systems, election commissioner Md Rafiqul Islam said people all over the world are now suffering from mistrust...

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    Three EC employees remanded over issuing NID to Rohingyas

    United News of Bangladesh . Chattogram | Updated at 01:02pm on September 25, 2019

    A Chattogram court on Tuesday put three staff of the Election Commission on a 2-day remand in a case over issuing NID to the Rohingyas...

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    Easy transition through change with continuity

    Jehan Perera | Updated at 12:00am on September 25, 2019

    THE presidential election fixed by the Election Commission for November 16 has the potential to bring about far reaching change to the country both in...

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    15 EC staff involved in providing NIDs to Rohingyas: NID DG

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 06:38pm on September 23, 2019

    Director general of the National Identity Registration Wing of the Election Commission Brigedier General Saidul Islam on Monday said some 15 EC staff were involved...

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    4 held over giving NID cards to Rohingyas

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Chattogram | Updated at 01:59am on September 23, 2019

    Counter Terrorism Unit of Chattogram Metropolitan Police arrested four employees of Election Commission in a case filed over providing NID cards to Rohingyas. The arrested...