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    Trump considered replacing AG over election results

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 10:44pm on January 23, 2021

    Donald Trump considered replacing then-acting US attorney general Jeffrey A Rosen with a Justice Department lawyer who would help him force Georgia officials to overturn...

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    Deplorable failure of government, EC to make elections acceptable

    | Updated at 12:00am on January 18, 2021

    ELECTIONS to 60 municipalities, in the second phase, that took place on January 16 came to be mired in electoral frauds and violence, which also...

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    Violence, fraud mark Bangladesh municipal polls

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:50pm on January 16, 2021

    One Bangladesh Nationalist Party-backed councillor candidate was killed and dozens were injured  in electoral violence in the second phase of the municipal elections held in...

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    Municipal elections not participatory: Mahbub

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 05:55pm on January 16, 2021

    Election commissioner Mahbub Talukdar said on Saturday that the municipal elections held on the day should not be considered participatory as polling agents and campaigning...

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    2nd phase voting today amid violence fear

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on January 16, 2021

    In the second phase of the staggered municipal polls, 60 municipalities will go to polls today amid fear of violence in many places as tension...

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    Jhenaidah councillor candidate found dead after rival’s murder

    IU Correspondent . Kushtia | Updated at 12:25pm on January 14, 2021

    The body of an independent ward councillor candidate was recovered from the River Kumar in Jhenaidah on early Thursday, hours after an Awami League leader...

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    AL activists vandalise BNP candidate’s election office, 25 injured

    Our Correspondent . Gazipur  | Updated at 11:34pm on January 10, 2021

    At least 25 people were injured in a series of clashes between activists of the ruling Awami League and opposition Bangladesh Nationalist Party at Sripur...

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    Executive council of GTCL officers’ association takes office

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:45am on December 31, 2020

    The newly-elected executive council of Gas Transmission Company Limited Officers’ Welfare Association took office on Tuesday. The association held its 10th executive council elections...

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    BAFEDA holds EC election

    Business Desk | Updated at 12:30am on December 29, 2020

    Bangladesh Foreign Exchange Dealers’ Association held its executive committee election for the two-year term of 2021-2022 in a virtual meeting on Sunday, said a press...

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    Voting goes on in 1st phase of municipal polls

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 02:01pm on December 28, 2020

    Balloting in 24 municipalities under first phase municipality elections was held on Monday...