View from the neighbourhood: A new hope?

Rahman argues in his article that in Bangladesh, politics tends to place individuals above institutions. On December 30 — voting day in the Bangladesh general election — The Dhaka Tribune has carried an article by political blogger Jyoti Rahman, which is quite sympathetic to the Jatiya Okiya Front, the relatively recent anti-Awami League alliance that […]


Bangladesh goes to polls on December 23

Mr. Huda also announced the plan for the use of electronic voting machines, or EVMs on a limited scale. Bangladesh will hold the general election on December 23 and for the first time will use electronic voting machines on a limited scale, the electoral body announced on Thursday, amid an impasse between the government and […]