Politics

Imran Khan urges govt to hold talks over snap polls
The 70-year-old cricketer-turned-politician has been leading a countrywide agitation
UK's Labour retains a parliamentary seat
Labour retains the seat in the northwest of England, winning the vote in the first electoral test for Rishi Sunak as prime minister
EC taking action against over 100 Gaibandha election officials
The Gaibandha parliamentary seat bypoll on Oct 12 was suspended by the election watchdog over rampant reports of irregularities
AL gears up for Ctg rally
The party plans to bring in 10,000-20,000 people from each parliamentary seat to respond to the upcoming BNP rally
The court will act if Khaleda joins rally: home minister
The BNP chief is still serving her prison sentence in two graft cases, but was allowed to stay at her Gulshan home by executive order
BNP permitted to rally at Suhrawardy Udyan
The party sought Naya Paltan as the venue for the rally, which will mark the end of a series of gatherings in the eight divisions
EC frustrated by lack of response on RPO proposals
The Election Commission has sent out three letters to the law ministry asking for an update since August, but the ministry has yet to respond
Hasina: no talks with BNP
She says she has no problem if the BNP does not contest in the next general election 
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