Bangladesh PM Sheikh Hasina wants to 'make way for younger leaders', indicates current term might be her last
Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina, who won a historic fourth term, becoming the country's longest-serving leader, has indicated that she will retire after the current term to promote young leaders,
Bangladesh election chief rules out holding fresh elections as Opposition alleges ballot stuffing after Sheikh Hasina's win
Bangladesh's election chief on Monday ruled out any scope of holding a fresh election as demanded by opposition alliance, saying the allegations of ballot stuffing on the night before the election is "completely untrue."
Mashrafe Mortaza registers big victory in Bangladesh election, becomes country's first active cricketer elected as lawmaker
The 35-year-old pacer, known as the 'Narail Express', is the second national cricket team captain after Naimur Rahman Durjoy to become an MP. He is the first active player to achieve the honour, the report said.
Bangladesh newspapers express dissatisfaction on polling process but sound note of hope for future with Sheikh Hasina at helm
The op-ed sections in Bangladesh newspapers and news websites expressed mixed feelings towards the polling process on Monday expressing dissatisfactions at the polls, but at the same time remaining hopeful of a better future under Sheikh Hasina
Bangladesh election at risk of low turnout in climate of fear as voters search for party more likely to fulfil promises
The outcome of the Bangladesh election depends on whether the current atmosphere of fear changes in the coming days, allowing citizens to cast their votes freely and if their votes are counted fairly.
Opposition parties in Bangladesh form new alliance ahead of election, seek creation of all-party caretaker government
Gono Forum President Kamal Hossain unveiled the new political alliance 'Jatiya Oikya Front' with former prime minister Khaleda Zia's Bangladesh Nationalist Party.