Posts Tagged ‘ Bangladesh Election 2008 ’

Election Special: December 28, 2008 Headlines

December 29, 2008
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BDNews24.com: Bangladesh ready for shift to democracy Mobiles on for polls barring certain areas Tk 41 lakh found in BNP campaign car at Ctg Jamaat man, another caught for ‘buying votes’ in Netrokona 3 four-party men held for ‘buying votes’ in Srimangal Grand alliance sees landslide The Daily Star: Call for change in the air…

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Election Special: December 27, 2008 Headlines

December 28, 2008
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BDNews24.com: Hasina, Khaleda look back to the future We won’t repeat mistakes, says Khaleda There are lessons to learn, says Hasina Campaigns, meetings stop from midnight Hasina urges voters not to sell their futures Be responsible, accept verdict: UN chief The Daily Star: Shokrana guilty of hiding past: Judicial probe body asks EC for legal…

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Election Special: December 26, 2008 Headlines

December 27, 2008
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BDNews24.com: Price, poverty top Hasina’s Paltan speech Hasina accuses rival of ‘whitening money’ Hasina promises an accountable govt Vote for democracy, sovereignty: Khaleda BNP blames media for ‘misleading’ facts BNP expels Babar The Daily Star: Hasina plays on people’s expectation for a change Poll finances of parties kept under wraps: EC effort for transparent election…

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Election Special: December 25, 2008 Headlines

December 26, 2008
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BDNews24.com: Cordon polling centres until results: Khaleda I’m the architect of grand alliance: Ershad No ‘ghost voters’ found in photo voter list: UNDP People must vote without fear: Hasina Terrorists active, but security seems good: Moriarty Truth Commission winds up on Dec 31 The Daily Star: Parties go innovative to grab Bihari votes A party…

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Election Special: December 24, 2008 Headlines

December 24, 2008
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BDNews24.com: Parliament building ‘cleared’ of special courts ‘War criminals issue’ used to fix polls environment: Jamaat BNP politicising grenades incident: AL Khaleda warns ‘conspirators’ of consequences CEC backs ‘mobiles on’ for Election Day Hasina, Khaleda face ‘no organised’ threat: IGP The Daily Star: Poll spending started well before campaign No question of polls boycott: Says…

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For A Violence Free Election

December 24, 2008
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For A Violence Free Election

Street performance in Rasel square Bangladeshi physically and mental challenged performers take part in a street performance in Rasel square at Dhanmondi, to create awareness against violence free elections. The upcoming parliamentary election 2008 is not any election that had happen in Bangladesh. New electoral law, last persistent emergency, people’s perception regarding corruption and new…

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Election Special: December 23, 2008 Headlines

December 24, 2008
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BDNews24.com: No time to enforce RPO 91/E: CEC Comilla grenades were meant for me: Khaleda Khaleda seeks vote to save Islam, country 284 judicial magistrates appointed for polls Govt takes steps to preserve voter list AL has breached seat deal: Ershad The Daily Star: Voters rate polls process high, want honest men Faster digital Bangladesh…

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Election Special: December 22, 2008 Headlines

December 23, 2008
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BDNews24.com: Hasina hears Azam Chy as govt gets appeal 21 candidates charged for breach: EC Khaleda seeks vote to save Islam, country Rumours against Joy meant to influence polls: AL Vehicles, arms off poll areas from Dec 28 midnight The Daily Star: Foreigner spilled the beans: Afraid of safety, he detailed in Singapore Koko’s bribery…

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Bangladesh Election 2008 And Cyber Activism

December 23, 2008
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Bangladesh Election 2008 And Cyber Activism

Bangladesh goes into poll on December 29, 2008 for a much awaited parliamentary election. The scenario is lot different than the recent US presidential election where citizen media and Internet campaigning and fund raising were extensively used. With a penetration of 1% of the total population of 145 million, Internet is still not a media…

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Election Special: December 21, 2008 Headlines

December 22, 2008
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BDNews24.com: Threats come when victory nears: Hasina EC, govt biased towards an alliance: Khaleda Market suffers outflow for ‘election expenses’ CA sounds warning over partiality, neglect I care more about my country than life: Hasina Change needed to purge nation of graft: Ershad The Daily Star: 5 in the EC dock: 3 BNP, 2 JP…

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