11th National election | The Daily Star
  • 'Space for election monitoring is shrinking'

    Sharmeen Murshid, Chief Executive Officer of the election observation group “Brotee”, talks to Shakhawat Liton of The Daily Star about the importance of election monitoring and recent developments ahead of the election.

  • Police to get AL men's help!

    Noakhali police have drawn up a polling centre-based list of Awami League men to “take help” from them for carrying out duties on the voting day.

  • Bangladesh Christian Community

    Christian community urges EC not to hold nat’l polls during Christmas

    A delegation of the Bangladesh Christian Association (BCA) places a three-point demand to the Election Commission urging it not to hold the next general election on any day around December 25 as the day will be celebrated as Christmas Day.

  • BNP secretary general Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir talks on August 21 grenade attack case verdict

    AL conspiring to return to power: Fakhrul

    The ruling party is trying to return to power by keeping the opposition parties out of the election race, BNP secretary general Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir alleges.

  • bangladesh 11th national election

    EC sits today to discuss polls plan

    The Election Commission is going to hold a meeting today to discuss preparations for the 11th National Election likely to be held in late December.

  • Bangladesh General Election 2018

    BNP looks to 'forgotten ones'

    In a bid to strengthen the party ahead of the next general election, the BNP high-ups have launched an initiative to reinstate expelled leaders and reformists who became politically inactive after the 1/11 changeover.

  • Telecom and ICT minister Mustafa Jabbar

    Social Media Contents: Strict watch before polls

    The government is hurriedly installing a system to monitor social media, and filter and block “malicious and objectionable content” ahead of the elections.

  • 11th Bangladesh National Parliamentary Election

    Polls schedule to be announced any day after Oct 30

    The schedule for the next parliamentary polls will be announced any date after October 30, says Election Commission Secretary Helaluddin Ahmed.