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    India at crossroads: far right, right, or left?

    Aabid Firdausi | Updated at 09:56pm on May 13, 2019

    The commitment to building a working class-peasantry alliance makes the left the sole mass-based political faction with a long-term interest to fundamentally transform the system,...

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    Indians vote in penultimate phase of seven-round general election

    Reuters . New Delhi | Updated at 04:00pm on May 12, 2019

    Voters in north India lined up early on Sunday to cast their ballots in the second-to-last round of a seven-phase general election, with prime minister...

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    Voting begins in third phase of India's general election

    Reuters. New Delhi | Updated at 01:24pm on April 23, 2019

    Voting began in the third and largest phase of India's staggered general election on Tuesday, including in Prime Minister Narendra Modi's home state of Gujarat...

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    AL spent Tk 1.5cr in 11th JS polls

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on April 23, 2019

    The ruling Awami League spent about Tk 1.5 crore in the 11th parliamentary elections held on December 30, 2018....

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    Modi predicts easy victory two weeks before polls

    Reuters . New Delhi | Updated at 12:00am on March 30, 2019

    Prime minister Narendra Modi said on Friday his ruling coalition would increase its majority in India’s upcoming election, despite some independent analysts suggesting it could...

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    Govt appeals to stay AL leader’s bail

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:16am on March 22, 2019

    The government on Thursday petitioned the Appellate Division to stay High Court bail granted to Noakhali’s Subarnachar upazila Awami League leader Ruhul Amin in a...

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    India to go to polls from April 11

    Reuters . New Delhi | Updated at 02:34pm on March 10, 2019

    India will hold a general election in seven stages starting on April 11, the election commission said on Sunday, in what will be the world’s...

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    CEC divulges truth of midnight poll: BNP

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 05:07pm on March 09, 2019

    Opposition Bangladesh Nationalist Party on Saturday said that Chief Election Commissioner KM Nurul Huda ‘accidentally’ stated the real truth of...

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    Heads of cattle can be bought, not of humans: Dr Kamal Hossain

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on March 09, 2019

    Gono Forum president Dr Kamal Hossain on Friday said that heads of cattle can be bought but not of humans, he was venting his anger...