11th Bangladesh general election 2018 | Page 2 | The Daily Star
  • Natore-2

    Son casts vote on behalf of sick father!

    It was 2:42pm when these correspondents entered a voting booth at Lalbagh Government Primary School in Natore sadar. A voter named Mobarak Hossain, 35, told the polling official his serial number -- 169 -- and his name.

  • peaceful Bangladesh election

    Election was peaceful

    After visiting several polling centres in Dhaka, a team of foreign and local election observers find voting are taking place smoothly and peacefully.

  • Bangladesh national election

    National polls under int'l spotlight

    International media widely covered yesterday's national election that saw deadly clashes and accusations of vote rigging.

  • Bangladesh Election Day 2018

    Snapshots of Polls Day

    Snapshots of Polls Day

  • 'If they don't come, how will they be seen?'

    In the face of allegations that agents of BNP were hardly visible in polling centres across the country, the chief election commissioner (CEC) has claimed that they were not seen because they did not show up in the first place.

  • Jatiya Oikyafront demands re-election

    Oikyafront terms polls Farcical

    Jatiya Oikyafront yesterday demanded the Election Commission immediately scrap the “farcical election” and hold a fresh one under a nonpartisan interim government.

  • Bangladesh Female voters

    Of Queues and Chaos

    Of Queues and Chaos

  • What they said

    What they said

    What they said

  • Salma Islam

    Tearful Salma quits race

    Around noon yesterday, Salma Islam was wiping away tears while her husband and campaign manager Nurul Islam Babul announced they were boycotting the election.

  • Hat-trick for Hasina

    Awami League President Sheikh Hasina has led her party to a third consecutive win in parliamentary polls, securing two-thirds majority in yesterday's election held in an atmosphere dominated by the ruling party men.