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    Manik stresses on grassroots football

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:42pm on September 29, 2020

    Independent presidential candidate in the forthcoming Bangladesh Football Federation election Shafiqul Islam Manik on Tuesday revealed his election manifesto where he gave emphasis on the...

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    Trump doesn’t guarantee to hand over power if he loses polls

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 12:02pm on September 24, 2020

    United States president Donald Trump on Wednesday refused to guarantee that he would transfer power if he loses the November election, earning scorn from his...

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    City polls within 3 months before tenure ends

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:48am on September 15, 2020

    The cabinet on Monday approved in principle the draft Local Government (City Corporation) (Amendment) Bill, 2020 allowing holding of the city corporation elections within three...

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    BFF rejects Badal’s withdrawal

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:17pm on September 13, 2020

    The forthcoming elections of Bangladesh Football Federation took a new turn on Sunday after BFF’s election commission did not accept Badal Roy’s candidacy withdrawal letter...

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    Ailing Badal quits BFF president race

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 09:57pm on September 12, 2020

    Citing poor physical condition, Bangladesh Football Federation vice-president Badal Roy on Saturday withdrew his candidacy for the president post from the forthcoming BFF elections...

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    Badal adamant to fight for BFF president post

    Wahid Ullah Bakul | Updated at 09:51pm on September 08, 2020

    Bangladesh Football Federation vice-president Badal Roy was determined to contest for the president post in the forthcoming BFF election despite the sudden appearance of former...

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    Election campaign begins in Myanmar amid COVID-19 pandemic

    Agence France-Presse . Yangon, Myanmar | Updated at 12:31pm on September 08, 2020

    Myanmar’s election campaign began Tuesday with Aung San Suu Kyi’s party tipped for victory, with the Nobel laureate much loved at home despite her reputation...

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    Government far from eliminating illiteracy

    Shahin Akhter | Updated at 11:53pm on September 06, 2020

    The ruling Awami League government is far from eradicating illiteracy in the country which experts dub as a breach of the pledge made 12 years...

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    Belarus withdraws accreditation of several foreign journalists

    Agence France-Presse . Minsk | Updated at 12:23am on August 30, 2020

    Belarusian authorities on Saturday withdrew the accreditation of several foreign media journalists, including AFP, ahead of the latest demonstration challenging the results of the presidential...

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    Myanmar’s Muslims, Hindus sidelined in election

    Agence France-Presse . Meiktila | Updated at 10:10am on August 28, 2020

    One of Myanmar’s five million young adults, May Thandar Maung had been excited to cast her ballot for the very first time in November’s election....