Bangladesh is now going through a perverse electoral process that may be termed without doubt a pure farcical election. Nowhere, in the whole world, an election similar to this under the pretext
- Comment 33
At this point in time, with the 10th Parliamentary elections upon us, we are all painfully aware of the reasons for the Opposition’s boycott and their demands.
- Comment 146
The stage is set. The actors are in motion and the audience is resigned to the fact that their verdict will not matter when the play finally ends.
- Comment 7
For nearly 48 hours, at least some people lived with hope that the political impasse would end and a peaceful run up to the elections was possible. Prime minister Sheikh Hasina had made an offer of an all-party government to supervise
- Comment 10
Perhaps to preserve a true larrikin trait Australians are often light-hearted about serious matters. Nothing captures this more exactly than when it comes to their involvement in politics and the affairs of those in power.
- Comment 0
With the Election Commission voluntarily relinquishing its power to cancel candidature upon violation of electoral code of conduct during the polls