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Our Constitution and the Goals of Independence

The Daily Star   December 16, 2018 Our Constitution and the Goals of Independence Jatiya Oikyafront leader Dr Kamal Hossain. Star file photo Dr Kamal Hossain The Constitution which we adopted on November 4, 1972 and which came into force on December 16 that year is unquestionably the outcome of our victory in the Liberation war, […]

The Daily Star December 22, 2018 Hasina pledges modern capital At first election rally in Dhaka, she urges people to vote for AL for development, reject BNP for corruption, militancy 189 Staff Correspondent Awami League President Sheikh Hasina yesterday pledged to turn Dhaka city into a modern capital, urging the city dwellers to vote for […]

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Uncertainty looms over arrival of foreign poll observers Diplomatic Correspondent | Prothom Alo  Dec 21, 2018             The arrival of a large number of international poll observers to monitor the 11th parliamentary elections of Bangladesh is yet to be confirmed due to the home and foreign ministries’ apathy in giving […]

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EC sets a bad precedent Rabiul Islam |Prothom Alo Dec 21, 2018             Victory or defeat is not the only essence of an election. There are many more elements which make the election meaningful. It is the election commission entrusted with responsibility and power to make the election meaningful in […]

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AL has outdone all autocrats, says Kamal Prothom Alo English Desk |Dec 21, 2018             Jatiya Oikya Front leader Kamal Hossain on Friday alleged that what the government is now doing has outdone all the autocrats and urged it to keep cool. “I’ll say what the government is doing has […]

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Quader uses govt vehicles for electioneering Ahmed Zayeef from Noakhali | Dec 21, 2018   Prothom Alo             Breaching electoral code of conduct, ruling Awami League general secretary Obaidul Quader has been conducting election campaign using government’s vehicles in his constituency. According to the section 14 (2) of the electoral code […]

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AL urges EC not to allow Jamaat leaders in polls Prothom Alo English Desk |  Dec 22, 2018             Ruling Awami League on Friday urged the election commission not to allow Jamaat-e-Islami leaders to contest the 11th national election with ‘sheaf of paddy’ symbol, reports UNB. “Jamaat leaders filed nominations […]

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Bangladesh Polls: Free and Fair? 2018-12-21 Tuli/BenarNews Related Stories Bangladesh: Campaign Season Bangladesh Ruling Party Official Denies Govt Linked to Fake News Sites Bangladesh Opposition Vows to End Enforced Disappearances Bangladesh: Opposition Leader Blocked from Contesting Upcoming Election Indonesia: Presidential Contender Pledges to Seek Close Ties with US, China Bangladesh Opposition: Election Date Meant to […]

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