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AL submits list of 274 candidates to EC

Staff Correspondent: The ruling Awami League (AL) on Sunday submitted a list of 274 candidates who will contest the upcoming 11th general election under the grand alliance.

29 JP candidates to vie polls under Alliance; 132 independently

Staff Correspondent: Jatiya Party (JP), led by HM Ershad, will contest the upcoming 11th parliamentary election in 29 constituencies as a partner of the grand alliance while independently in 132.
 

HC orders to accept Imran H Sarker’s nomination paper

Staff Correspondent: The High Court (HC) has ordered the Election Commission (EC) to accept the nomination paper of Gonojagoron Moncho Spokesperson Dr Imran H Sarker.

VNSC teacher Hasna Hena gets bail

Staff Correspondent: A Dhaka court has granted bail to Hasna Hena, a teacher of Viqarunnisa Noon School and College (VNSC) who was arrested in a case filed over provoking Aritree Adhikari to commit suicide.

Khaleda Zia files writ to get back candidacy

Staff Correspondent: With a hope to get back candidacy, BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia filed writ petitions with the High Court (HC) challenging the Election Commission (EC) decision that rejected her nominations for Feni-1, Bogura-6 and 7 constituencies to contest in the upcoming 11th parliamentary election.

Khaleda files writ to get back candidacy

Staff Correspondent: With a hope to get back candidacy, BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia filed writ petitions with the High Court (HC) challenging the Election Commission (EC) decision that rejected her nominations for Feni-1, Bogura-6 and 7 constituencies to contest in the upcoming 11th parliamentary election.

PM for mother’s special attention to children

Desk Report: Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has called upon parents specially mothers to give attention to groom up their children as worthy citizens with the ideals of Begum Rokeya.

Hero Alam files writ with HC

Staff Correspondent: Independent candidate Hero Alam (Bogura-4) filed a writ petition with the High Court challenging the Election Commission (EC) order that rejected his nomination.

Dulu, Hawladar file writ against rejection of nomination

Staff Correspondent: BNP Vice-Chairman AZM Zahid Hossain, organizing secretary Ruhul Kuddus Talukdar Dulu and Jatiya Party leader Ruhul Amin Hawlader filed writ petitions with the High Court challenging the Election Commission (EC) order that rejected their nominations.

Bangladesh to field first after losing toss

Yeasin Hasan, from Mirpur: West Indies have won the toss in Mirpur and are batting first in the first of the three match ODI Series against Bangladesh.

VNSC students’ demo for teacher’s release

Staff Correspondent: The students of Viqarunnisa Noon School and College (VNSC) staged demonstration for the third consecutive day demanding release of their teacher Hasna Hena.

Nomination Scrutiny: 243 candidates declared valid

Staff Correspondent: The Election Commission (EC) declared 243 candidates valid after hearing petitions filed against the rejection of their nomination papers by the returning officers during scrutiny.

BNP shares 19 seats among Oikyafront partners

Senior Correspondent: BNP today left out 19 seats among its Jatiya Oikyafront alliance partners--Gonoforum, Nagorik Oikya, Jatiya Samajtantrik Dal (JSD) and Krishak Sramik Janata League to contest in the upcoming 11th parliamentary election.

EC rejects Kader Siddiqui’s appeals

Staff Correspondent: The Election Commission (EC) has rejected the appeals filed by Krishak Sramik Janata League President Kader Siddiqui against rejection of his nomination papers for Tangail-4 and Tangail-8 constituencies.

PM urges rebel contestants to withdraw candidacies

Staff Correspondent: Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has urged the rebel candidates of her party to withdraw their candidacies in favour of the Grand Alliance contestants, saying the next general election as very important for establishing a sustainable democratic governance system.