bangladesh election violence | The Daily Star
  • BNP General Secretary Ruhul Kabir Rizvi talks on Jatiya Sangsad Election 2018

    AL men unleashing violence now: Rizvi

    BNP yesterday alleged that Awami League men are unleashing post-election violence against their opponents across the country after

  • Bangladesh election day violence

    18 dead, 200 hurt

    Election violence claimed at least 18 lives yesterday, making it one of the deadliest polls in the country. More than 200 others were injured in clashes between rival Awami League and BNP supporters in 24 districts.

  • 2nd phase upazila election 2019

    Violence markedly less this time: AL

    Expressing gratitude to all, the ruling Awami League says that number of violence is significantly lesser than the elections of the past.

  • Electioneering: Violence taints last day too

    Even the last day of electioneering was marred by attacks on three aspirants from BNP and Jatiya Party yesterday, leaving at least 15 people injured.

  • US Ambassador Earl Robert Miller

    US concerned over pre-polls violence in last two weeks: US envoy

    The United States is concerned on the high-level of pre-election violence over the last two weeks, which the oppositions have borne the brunt.

  • BNP Vice-Chairman Abdullah Al Noman

    BNP’s Noman claims his rally was attacked in Ctg

    BNP Vice-Chairman Abdullah Al Noman claims that ruling party men attacked his Victory Day procession in Chattogram city’s Halishahar.

  • Attack on BNP leaders

    Remove Sonaimuri OC: Khokon writes to EC

    BNP’s candidate Mahbub Uddin Khokon writtes to the Election Commission for removing the officer-in-charge of Sonaimuri police over violence.

  • Awami League in Bangladesh National Election campaign

    AL runs on full throttle, BNP missing

    With the election 14 days away, campaigning should be in full swing but the situation in Khulna is different.

  • Violence on over UP polls

    At least one person was killed and over a dozen were injured in violence over union parishad polls in several districts in last two days.

  • 12 die in deadliest phase of UP polls

    It was the deadliest phase of the ongoing polls to union parishads. At least 12 people, including two school-goers and two candidates, were killed in violence during yesterday's fifth-phase voting that was also marked by various irregularities.