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    RWP wants midterm polls, scrapping article 70

    | Updated at 12:03am on October 03, 2019

    Revolutionary Workers Party of Bangladesh on Wednesday placed a 31-point charter of demands that include immediate holding of a midterm polls, scrapping article 70 of...

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    Film actors’ assoc polls rescheduled for Oct 25

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on October 01, 2019

    Bangladesh Film Actors’ Association election has been rescheduled for October 25. The election, which was due to be held on October 18, has been postponed...

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    Voting in Austrian polls goes on

    Agence France-Presse . Vienna | Updated at 12:11pm on September 29, 2019

    Austrians began to cast their ballots Sunday with conservatives led by 33-year-old Sebastian Kurz looking set to win, but with too few votes to form...

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    Afghans vote in presidential election amid deadly violence

    Agence France-Presse . Kabul | Updated at 01:51pm on September 28, 2019

    Afghans voted in presidential elections amid tight security Saturday, even as insurgents attacked polling centres in a series of blasts and clashes across the country...

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    Awmai League rebels to get show-cause notices from today

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on September 08, 2019

    Ruling Awmai League general secretary Obaidul Quader on Saturday said that the party would start sending from today show-cause notices to at least 150 of...

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    Venezuela threatens early polls to pressure opposition

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

    Threatening to bring forward parliamentary elections is the latest card played by Venezuela’s regime to put pressure on the US-backed opposition at the negotiating table...

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    AL to show cause 60 ministers, leaders

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:28am on July 13, 2019

    The ruling Awami League on Friday decided to serve show-cause notices to at least 60 ministers, lawmakers and leaders for taking a stand against the...

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    No polls ticket for those oppose party candidates, says PM

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 02:01am on July 12, 2019

    Prime minister Sheikh Hasina on Thursday said that Awami League MPs who took a stand against the party in the recently held staggered upazila parishad...

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    SJC against CEC, ECs demanded

    Ahammad Foyez | Updated at 01:52pm on July 09, 2019

    Citizens for Good Governance on Tuesday demanded formation of a Supreme Judicial Council to take action against the chief election commissioner and other election commissioners...

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    Uncontested polls lead Bangladesh to uncertainty: EC Mahbub

    Ahammad Foyez | Updated at 07:56pm on June 19, 2019

    Election commissioner Mahbub Talukdar said on Wednesday that Bangladesh was heading for an uncertain destination of an authoritarian rule as the fifth elections to upazila...