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এএফপির রিপোর্ট: শেখ হাসিনার এই বিজয় কলঙ্কিত হয়ে থাকবে

Home Bangla News এএফপির রিপোর্ট: শেখ হাসিনার এই বিজয় কলঙ্কিত হয়ে থাকবে এএফপির রিপোর্ট: শেখ হাসিনার এই বিজয় কলঙ্কিত হয়ে থাকবে December 31, 2018   Daily Bangla Times বাংলাদেশ জাতীয়তাবাদী দল বিএনপি নেতৃত্বাধীন জোটের বিরুদ্ধে ব্যাপক দমনপীড়ন চালিয়েছে সরকার। দলটি নির্বাচন কমিশনের প্রতি এ নির্বাচনের ফল বাতিল করার আহ্বান জানিয়েছে। ঐক্যফ্রন্টের প্রধান ড. কামাল হোসেন সাংবাদিকদের […]

WorldViews Analysis   Washington Post Why Bangladesh’s landslide election result is bad for its democracy Bangladeshi Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina speaks to reporters after casting her vote in parliamentary elections in Dhaka, Bangladesh on Sunday. (Anupam Nath/AP) By Joanna Slater and Azad Majumder December 31 at 8:32 AM NEW DELHI — On Sunday, Bangladesh, the world’s […]

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Bangladesh elections return Sheikh Hasina for third-straight term as PM, amid claims of intimidation 31 December 2018   by ABC Related Story: Deadly clashes and allegations of vote-rigging during Bangladesh elections Related Story: Bangladesh police fire tear gas to disperse protesting students Related Story: More than 140 drug dealers killed in Bangladeshi war on drugs Official […]

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Bangladesh: After Poll Drubbing, Opposition Refuses to Sit in Parliament Kamran Reza Chowdhury, Dhaka, 2018-12-31  Benar News Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina smiles while speaking at a press conference in Dhaka after the ruling coalition scored a landslide victory in the nation’s 11th general election, Dec. 31, 2018. AFP Bangladesh’s main opposition alliance declared Monday […]

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Dhaka Tribune’s Khulna correspondent Hedait Hossain Mollah is seen arrested at Batiaghata police station in Khulna on Tuesday, January 1, 2018 Dhaka Tribune Hedait Hossain Molla, the newspaper’s Khulna correspondent, was picked up by police in plain clothes in front of the Khulna Press Club, on charge of reporting ‘wrong’ information regarding election results Plainclothes […]

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A case of overkill

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11th Parliamentary Election A case of overkill Can it still be redeemed? Photo: Sheikh Mehedi Morshed Manzoor Ahmed The Awami League and partners led by Sheikh Hasina won a stunning victory in the 11th parliamentary election on December 30 bagging over 95 percent of the seats. Is it a victory for the people also? If […]

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The European Union (EU) has said the mobilisation of voters and the participation of the opposition in Sunday’s national elections for the first time in 10 years reflect the aspirations of the people of Bangladesh to democracy. However, it said, violence has marred the election day, and significant obstacles to a level-playing field remained in […]

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A file photo shows containers stacked in the Chattogram port. The pace of revenue collection may appear a big challenge for the new government in coming months in meeting the need of development expenditure as shortfall in collection by National Board of Revenue continues to widen every month, an expert and officials have said. — […]

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Dhaka Tribune/Md Manik The International Cricket Council (ICC) today confirmed the sides that have qualified directly for the ICC Men’s T20 World Cup 2020 to be held in Australia, based on the MRF Tyres ICC Men’s T20I Team Rankings as on 31 December 2018 Bangladesh cricket team has to play the qualifiers to qualify for […]

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Bangladesh market stokes South Asia’s snub By Gary Kleiman January 1, 2019   Asia Times Stock market strategists picking Bangladesh over Pakistan and Sri Lanka in 2019, after a losing year in the three, returned to the drawing board as Sheikh Hasina’s Awami League won all but 10 out of 300 parliamentary seats for a third-term […]

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A disputed election and a dangerous new era for Bangladesh’s politics   By Michael Kugelman       1 January 2018 Violence erupts during Bangladesh election Michael Kugelman is deputy director and senior associate for South Asia with the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars in Washington, DC. You can follow him on Twitter @michaelkugelman. The […]

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By hook, crook and ballot Bangladesh’s prime minister wins a fourth term, in ruthless fashion Sheikh Hasina Wajed’s Awami League probably would have won a fairer contest too The Economist Asia Dec 31st 2018 | DHAKA AS RESULTS TRICKLED in following a turbulent day of voting, it grew increasingly clear that Sheikh Hasina Wajed was […]

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