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CCC election gimmicks<br>Vote miracle makes Manjur Mayor of Chittagong

CCC election gimmicks
Vote miracle makes Manjur Mayor of Chittagong

Opposition consensus candidate Manjur Alam was Friday unofficially declared elected Mayor of Chittagong, country’s commercial capital and a stronghold of the ruling Awami League, as his former boss was overwhelmingly voted down after three consecutive terms.

2010-06-17 20:22:47
Manjur supporters take out victory procession in port city

Manjur supporters take out victory procession in port city

Jubilant supporters of unofficially elected Chittagong Mayor Mohammad Manjur Alam Friday morning took out victory processions across the port city ignoring the downpour.

2010-06-17 16:12:38
Manjur unofficially declared Ctg Mayor

Manjur unofficially declared Ctg Mayor

Opposition BNP-backed candidate Manjur Alam Manju was Friday unofficially declared Mayor of Chittagong City Corporation, a stronghold of ruling Awami League.

2010-06-17 14:53:49
Voting in CCC polls ends in peace: ballot count on

Voting in CCC polls ends in peace: ballot count on

Counting votes began as the much-orchestrated Chittagong City Corporation election ended peacefully amid tight security Thursday.

2010-06-16 20:28:57
Mayoral hopefuls Mohiuddin, Manzur cast votes

Mayoral hopefuls Mohiuddin, Manzur cast votes

Voting in the much-orchestrated Chittagong City Corporation election is underway peacefully amid tight security Thursday.

2010-06-16 16:12:21
Pre-poll brawls: lawmaker SQ Chowdhury arrested

Pre-poll brawls: lawmaker SQ Chowdhury arrested

Opposition lawmaker and BNP standing committee member Salahuddin Quader Chowdhury was arrested Wednesday after a long holdup in his car in the port city on charge of violating electoral rules. 

2010-06-16 12:07:21
CCC Polls Tomorrow  <br>RO for EC decision about flooded centers<br>Coordination Cell formed in Dhak

CCC Polls Tomorrow
RO for EC decision about flooded centers
Coordination Cell formed in Dhak

Chittagong City Corporation goes to the polls Thursday in a crucial local-body election, amid a downbeat mood of the Election Commission office here, though, about smooth balloting as heavy rain inundated some areas and a few polling centers in the port city.

2010-06-15 19:35:33
Security buildups for CCC polls<br>Army deployed as striking force in port city

Security buildups for CCC polls
Army deployed as striking force in port city

As the countdown to June 17 voting began, the authorities Monday deployed army for policing the crucial Chittagong City Corporation polls.

2010-06-13 20:51:31
Sajeda calls for purge of pro-BNP-Jamaat officials from administration

Sajeda calls for purge of pro-BNP-Jamaat officials from administration

Awami League presidium member and deputy leader of the House in Parliament Syeda Sajeda Chowdhury urged premier Sheikh Hasina to immediate purge from the administration hordes of pro-BNP-Jamaat officials who rule the roost.

2010-06-12 12:57:15
Zia was directly involved in Bangabandhu murder : Qamrul Islam

Zia was directly involved in Bangabandhu murder : Qamrul Islam

After igniting a heated debate in the countryÔÇÖs political circles by labeling ex-President general Ziaur Rahman as ÔÇÿPakistani spyÔÇÖ, State Minister for Law Advocate Qamrul Islam now says the BNP founder was ÔÇ£directly involvedÔÇØ in the assassination of Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman.

2010-06-12 12:52:53
Lawmaker Inu comes under attack One suspect held

Lawmaker Inu comes under attack One suspect held

Leftwing politician Hasanul Haque Inu MP, Chairman of the Parliamentary Standing Committee on Telecommunications, came under a gun attack in Pangsha upazila of Rajbari district on his way home on Thursday nigh

2010-06-10 19:24:45
Khaleda gets 3 more months to stay in Cantt house

Khaleda gets 3 more months to stay in Cantt house

The High Court Thursday extended by three months its stay order on government notice directing opposition leader Begum Khaleda Zia to vacate her leasehold cantonment residence.

2010-06-09 19:37:34
BNPÔÇÖs sit-in demo begins

BNPÔÇÖs sit-in demo begins

The main opposition BNP, whose leaders now talk of launching an oust-government movement, staged a ‘mass sit-in’ demonstration in the capital Wednesday professedly in protest against government interference in the judiciary.

2010-06-09 12:55:51
EC plans banning showdown in all next local polls

Shakawat hints at replicating Ctg model

EC plans banning showdown in all next local polls

The Election Commission plans to replicate the Chittagong model in all local polls henceforth banning all kinds of showdown, as the restraints worked well in the port city.

2010-06-08 13:40:31
411 more `political` cases to be axed

411 more `political` cases to be axed

The National Committee on review of politically motivated cases recommended the withdrawal of 411 more cases filed during the tenures of the past BNP-Jamaat alliance and caretaker governments.

2010-06-08 13:17:45