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    Fall of government certain: Oli

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 02:24am on August 25, 2019

    Jatiya Mukti Mancha convener Oli Ahmed on Saturday urged his party leaders and activists to get ready for a fresh national election as he thinks...

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    Protests in Moscow for free elections

    Agence France-Presse . Moscow | Updated at 12:00am on August 18, 2019

    Russian opposition activists held small one-man protests in Moscow Saturday to demand free elections, as the wave of the Russian capital’s larger demonstrations took a...

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    Argentina central bank faces peso test ahead of October election

    Reuters . Buenos Aires | Updated at 12:00am on August 18, 2019

    Argentina’s central bank must toe a politically fraught line between supporting the peso without blasting through the bank’s reserves, as policymakers seek to salvage the...

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    Canada to pay dairy farmers hurt by trade deals as election nears

    Reuters . Winnipeg | Updated at 12:00am on August 18, 2019

    Canada will spend C$1.75 billion ($1.32 billion) over eight years to compensate dairy farmers facing greater competition due to free trade deals, prime minister Justin...

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    An institution of accountability comes to be questioned

    | Updated at 12:00am on August 08, 2019

    THE chief and other election commissioners and four commission officials, nine in all, having received Tk 20 million for giving ‘special speeches’ in election training...

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    Financial misconduct against CEC, ECs alleged

    Ahammad Foyez | Updated at 12:27am on August 07, 2019

    Governance campaigners said that receiving money for delivering ‘special speeches’ at training programmes during the 11th parliamentary and the 5th upazila parishad elections by the...

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    Taliban threaten Afghan presidential elections

    Agence-France-Presse . Kabul | Updated at 12:00am on August 07, 2019

    The Taliban warned Afghans Tuesday to keep away from election rallies and ordered its fighters to ‘stand against’ the planned September vote. The Taliban and...

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    Russian opposition to stage demo amidst govt crackdown

    Agence France-Presse . Moscow, Russia | Updated at 02:42pm on August 03, 2019

    The Russian opposition vowed to stage another mass rally Saturday despite increasing pressure from...

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    Democratic presidential hopefuls attacked over liberal policies

    Agence France-Presse . Detroit | Updated at 11:29am on July 31, 2019

    Democratic presidential hopefuls clashed Tuesday over their goals to remake the United States...

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    Three candidates vie for Athletics secretary post

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on July 30, 2019

    The election commission of the National Sports Council on Monday finalised the candidate list of the forthcoming Bangladesh Athletic Federation elections, scheduled to be held...