178 foreign observers to monitor polls

A total of 178 observers representing 16 countries and foreign organisations have applied to Election Commission to monitor the upcoming 11th general election in Bangladesh slated

Volcano' tsunami kills 168 in Indonesia

A tsunami following a volcanic eruption killed at least 168 people when it slammed without warning into popular beaches around Indonesia's Sunda Strait on Saturday night, cutting

Latif Siddiqui quits election race

Tangail-4 independent candidate Abdul Latif Siddiqui on Sunday stepped aside from the election race protesting at attacks on his election campaigns by his rivals

Khaleda files pleas seeking return of candidacy

BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia today filed separate petitions with the Supreme Court, seeking stay on the High Court order that rejected her three writ petitions challenging the

Media centre to be opened to provide polls info

The Information Ministry is all set to launch a media centre at Pan Pacific Sonargaon hotel in Dhaka city to provide election related information from December 29-31

Oikyafront hopes armed forces will work neutrally

Welcoming the decision of armed forces deployment ahead of the December 30 elections, Jatiya Oikyafront leader Dr Kamal Hossain today expressed his hope that the deployment would

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