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    High Court yet to hear 83 cases against Dec 30 vote

    M Moneruzzaman | Updated at 12:24am on December 30, 2019

    The High Court is yet to hear 83 petitions filed mostly by BNP candidates in February and June challenging the legality of the December 30...

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    BNP to observe ‘democracy killing day’ on Dec 30

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 02:35pm on December 23, 2019

    Bangladesh Nationalist Party is going to hold protest programmes across the country on December 30 marking ‘democracy killing day.’..

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    BNP to mark Dec 30 as ‘Democracy Killing Day’

    Tapos Kanti Das | Updated at 11:55pm on December 21, 2019

    Bangladesh Nationalist Party on Saturday said that they would observe December 30 as ‘Democracy Killing Day’ denouncing the December 30, 2018 general election that witnessed...

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    Oil hits 3-month high

    Reuters . London | Updated at 12:00am on December 14, 2019

    Oil rose on Friday to its highest in nearly three months as progress in resolving the US-China trade dispute and Britain’s general election result appeared...

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    JSD asks government to step down by Dec 29

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:54am on December 03, 2019

    Leaders of the Jatiya Samajtantrik Dal-JSD on Monday at a protest rally called on the Awami League government to step down from power before December...

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    Johnson unveils manifesto for Brexit Britain

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 01:35am on November 25, 2019

    British prime minister Boris Johnson unveils his Conservative Party’s manifesto on Sunday, pledging to move on from Brexit and austerity in a bid to secure...

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    The president of all who voted for and against

    Jehan Perera | Updated at 12:00am on November 20, 2019

    PRESIDENT Gotabaya Rajapaksa scored an impressive victory at the hotly contested presidential election winning 52.5 per cent of the vote when the general expectation was...

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    Spanish PM under pressure over Catalan protests

    Agence France-Presse . Barcelona | Updated at 12:00am on October 21, 2019

    Ahead of next month’s general election, Spain’s Socialist prime minister Pedro Sanchez faced sharp criticism Sunday for his handling of violent Catalan separatist protests even...

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    People could not cast votes in national elections: Menon

    Our Correspondent . Barishal | Updated at 09:18pm on October 19, 2019

    Workers Party of Bangladesh president Rashed Khan Menon on Saturday said people could not cast their votes in the national election on December 30, 2018...

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    Close fight likely in Canada election

    Agence -France-Presse . Ottawa | Updated at 12:00am on October 14, 2019

    The gloves have come off as Justin Trudeau struggles to hold onto his parliamentary majority heading into the last week of a tight campaign before...