Election Commission

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    EC’s allocation doubled in election year

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 02:30am on June 08, 2018

    In the last budget of the ruling Awami League’s second consecutive term, the government has proposed an allocation of Tk 1,895 crore for the Election...

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    EC may turn down most applications for party registration

    Ahammad Foyez | Updated at 12:05am on June 07, 2018

    The Election Commission is likely to reject all but two applications submitted by 76 political parties for registration with the commission. A committee of the...

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    KCC re-election: Voting underway at three centres

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 11:13am on May 30, 2018

    Voting in three centres of Khulna City Corporation election, in which voting was postponed for various irregularities, is underway peacefully on Wednesday. The balloting started...

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    BNP takes Gazipur city election as another test for EC

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:01am on May 30, 2018

    The Bangladesh Nationalist Party will make its decision on keeping confidence on the Election Commission after the Gazipur city election slated for June 26 as...

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    EC debars local MPs from city polls campaigns

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:38pm on May 29, 2018

    The Election Commission on Tuesday debarred local MPs from campaigning in the Mayoral elections. Speaking at a news conference at the EC media centre, chief...

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    Mayoral polls in Rajshahi, Sylhet, Barisal on July 30

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 02:10pm on May 29, 2018

    Mayoral elections in Rajshahi, Sylhet and Barisal will be held on July 30, announced the Election Commission on Tuesday. On June 13, the polls scheduled...

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    MPs can join city polls electioneering

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:30am on May 25, 2018

    Following a demand of the ruling Awami League, the Election Commission on Thursday amended the rules of electoral code of conduct for city corporation elections...

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    EC starts probe into KCC polls

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Khulna | Updated at 12:05am on May 23, 2018

    A probe committee of the Election Commission in Khulna on Tuesday started investigation into the cause of postponement of elections at three centres of Khulna...

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    BNP’s demand to reconstruct EC ‘impractical’: Tofail

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 03:34pm on May 06, 2018

    Terming it 'impractical', commerce minister Tofail Ahmed on Sunday turned down Bangladesh Nationalist Party's demand of reconstitution of the Election Commission with neutral persons before...

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    BNP demands reconstitution of EC

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 01:13am on May 06, 2018

    BNP on Saturday demanded reconstitution of the Election Commission with neutral persons before the announcement of the schedule for the next general election....