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    Bangladesh Football Federation claims to get FIFA nod over polls

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:19pm on April 02, 2020

    Bangladesh Football Federation senior vice-president Abdus Salam Murshedy claimed that FIFA had asked the present executive body of the federation to continue their office until...

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    Election Commission unwilling to defer polls over coronavirus spread

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:12am on March 17, 2020

    The Election Commission is still unwilling to defer the forthcoming by-polls to three parliamentary constituencies and election to Chattogram city, said chief election commissioner KM...

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    53 withdraw nominations

    Staff Correspondent . Chattogram | Updated at 01:42am on March 09, 2020

    A total of 53 candidates withdrew their nominations on Sunday, the last day for withdrawal of nominations for the Chittagong City Corporation polls scheduled to...

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    No action for polls code violation in Dhaka-10: EC

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:14am on March 02, 2020

    The Election Commission will take no action against candidates for the by-election to Dhaka 10 constituency if they breach the electoral code of conduct as...

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    Bangladesh Football Federation goes for polls on April 20

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:49pm on February 28, 2020

    The Bangladesh Football Federation on Friday decided to hold its polls on April 20, little over a week before the expiration of the existing executive...

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    Trump dismisses new Russia polls interference claim

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 11:50pm on February 22, 2020

    President Donald Trump on Friday dismissed reported warnings by US intelligence that Russia is meddling in this year’s elections as a ‘hoax’ planted by his...

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    Kashmir and other traumas

    Jawed Naqvi | Updated at 12:00am on February 19, 2020

    AFTER tense days despite exit polls predicting outright victory for him, Arvind Kejriwal’s Aam Aadmi Party did sweep the Delhi polls with 62 seats in...

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    Chattogram city polls on March 29

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 06:34pm on February 16, 2020

    The Election Commission on Sunday announced the schedules of elections to Chattogram City Corporation and by-elections to Bogura 1 and Jashore 6 parliamentary constituencies fixing...

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    Posters still in place 10 days after polls

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:15am on February 11, 2020

    Ten days have passed after the city election but posters still hanged haphazardly at different locations in Dhaka which the mayoral and councillor candidates put...

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    Azerbaijan ruling party wins polls but observers question results

    Agence France-Presse . Baku, Azerbaijan | Updated at 10:08pm on February 10, 2020

    Azerbaijan president Ilham Aliyev’s ruling party on Monday celebrated a huge win in snap parliamentary polls but international observers and the opposition denounced sweeping violations...