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  • DNCC By-Elections 2019

    Questionable numbers

    It was around 10:45am, nearly three hours into the beginning of yesterday's Dhaka North City Corporation by-polls.

  • 'Ominous' for democracy

    Poor presence of voters in yesterday's Dhaka North City Corporation mayoral by-polls has demonstrated that people have lost confidence in the country's electoral system, experts said.

  • DNCC election 2019

    AL’s Atiqul takes big lead in DNCC polls

    Awami League nominated mayoral candidate Atiqul Islam takes lead with a big margin of vote in the Dhaka North City Corporation (DNCC) by-election.

  • 50 per cent vote cast in DNCC election 2019

    50pc vote cast in DNCC by-polls: EC secy

    Election Commission (EC) Secretary Helal Uddin Ahmed claims that around 50 per cent votes were cast in the Dhaka North City Corporation (DNCC) by-election.

  • DNCC Jatiya Party Candidate Shafin Ahmed

    Shafin brings allegation of vote irregularities

    Singer Shafin Ahmed, the mayoral candidate of Jatiya Party for Dhaka North City Corporation by-election brought the allegation of some irregularities in voting.

  • Election Commissioner Mahbub Talukder about Fair Bangladesh Upazila elections

    EC Mahbub too witnesses low voter turnout

    Election Commissioner Mahbub Talukder says he also witnessed low turnout of voters till the morning in the election to the Dhaka North City Corporation (DNCC).

  • Dhaka North Corporation Election 2019

    DNCC by-polls: Officials, agents spend lazy time

    Many polling centres in Dhaka (north) have been seen without any voters’ turning out when The Daily Star’s correspondents were visiting the centres.

  • A rare lack of festivity

    The Dhaka North City Corporation mayoral by-election takes place today but it lacks enthusiasm and festivity.

  • Bangladesh Bank

    DNCC by-polls: Banks to remain closed in Dhaka

    All scheduled banks and non-banking financial institutions in the capital will remain closed tomorrow for Dhaka North City Corporation (DNCC) by-polls.

  • Chief Election Commissioner KM Nurul Huda talks on DNCC Election 2019

    DNCC polls: ‘Passenger bus will be allowed to ply roads’

    Chief Election Commissioner KM Nurul Huda says that the passenger bus will be allowed to ply the main roads in the electoral area during tomorrow’s by-election to the Dhaka North City Corporation (DNCC).

  • Bangladesh Road condition during Eid-ul-Fitr 2018

    AL had 100 percent chance of winning DNCC by-polls: Obaidul

    Road Transport and Bridges Minister and Awami League General SecretaryObaidul Quader says that ruling Awami League had a 100 percent chance of winning the Dhaka North City Corporation (DNCC) by-polls had it not been stayed by the High Court.

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    2 SSC exams ‘face deferral’ for Dhaka mayor polls

    Two examinations of Secondary School Certificate and equivalent level of February 24 and 25 in 2018 are likely to be deferred for Dhaka North City Corporation mayor election.

  • Dhaka North City Corporation Election 2018

    AL, BNP to go all out to win DNCC by-polls

    Both the Awami League and the BNP will give their best to win the upcoming Dhaka North City Corporation mayoral by-polls after their election debacle in Rangpur.

  • Fair polls not possible under present EC: Tabith

    BNP-backed mayoral contestant for Dhaka North City Corporation Tabith Awal says it has been proved once again that a free, fair and acceptable election is not possible under the present Election Commission.

  • City polls not credible: EWG

    The Election Working Group (EWG), a non-partisan network of 28 leading civil society organisations in Bangladesh, says the city corporation elections are not credible due to malpractices and irregularities.

  • Credible reports of vote-rigging, intimidation: US

    US expresses disappointment over 'widespread, first-hand, and credible reports of vote-rigging, intimidation and violence that have occurred at polling stations today, and the BNP’s decision to boycott the city corporation polls'.

  • Annisul presents possible solution to Dhaka north problems

    Awami League-blessed mayoral aspirant Annisul Huq today presented a survey report on the problems of Dhaka North City Corporation and pledged to solve those if elected.

  • Mahi seeks Khaleda’s support

    Bikalpa Dhara-backed mayoral candidate for Dhaka North City Corporation Mahi B Chowdhury seeks vote and support from BNP chief Khaleda Zia.

  • 4 more collect forms for mayoral race

    Four mayoral aspirants collect nomination forms today for contesting the upcoming elections to the Dhaka city corporations.

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