Publish: December 21, 2013

EU won’t send polls observers

The European Union yesterday declined to send observers for the January 5 parliamentary elections, saying political forces in Bangladesh had failed to create conditions for credible polls despite many efforts, including that under UN auspices. “The EU remains nonetheless ready

New govt to roll from Jan 27

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has told her ruling Awami League colleagues that the new government would start its journey on January 27. Hasina, also the AL president, made the suggestion at a meeting of the party’s election steering committee at