Voting precincts in the eastern United States have begun to open their doors to citizens who will cast votes for President Barack Obama or Republican challenger Mitt Romney in the hotly contested 2012 presidential election.
U.S. President Barack Obama and Republican challenger Mitt Romney are heading out for a final day of campaigning Monday in key battleground states in one last attempt to rally their supporters and break a virtual deadlock in the presidential election.
BNP standing committee member Barrister Moudud Ahmed on Monday claimed that the dream of the ruling Awami League to hold the next general election under a partisan government has been shattered after his party chief Khaleda Zia’s India tour.
Jatiya Party Chairman HM Ershad on Monday said it is his party that can bring relief in the lives of people as they no longer want to see the heads of the two major political parties in power.
Mitt Romney has a ton of promises to keep if he becomes president, and that's on his first day alone, never mind the other 1,460 days. Barack Obama was similarly full of beans in his first presidential campaign, racking up will-do's by the hundreds, big and small.
U.S. President Barack Obama and Republican challenger Mitt Romney are crisscrossing America two days before the election with campaign stops in several key states where they are virtually tied.
Opposition leader Khaleda Zia, now in New Delhi, on Monday met Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and discussed issues relating to mutual interests of the two neighbouring countries.
NEW DELHI — India’s prime minister has overhauled his cabinet in a bid to repair the image of his government, tarnished by corruption scandals and complaints of poor governance. However, Rahul Gandhi, the son of Congress Party president, Sonia Gandhi, who is widely seen as a future prime minister, has not been named in the new cabinet.
U.S. President Barack Obama begins a two-day campaign tour through a handful of so-called swing states Wednesday, as he and Republican challenger Mitt Romney enter the final stretch of the 2012 presidential election.
Jatiya Party Chairman HM Ershad on Monday reiterated that his party would contest the next national polls independently as people want a change now.
Gano Forum President Dr Kamal Hossain on Monday stressed the need for ensuring people’s right to information for building a good society with responsible citizens.
“We want a democratic country with the participation of the majority people of the country. To make that happen, a united movement will have to launched,” they said in a joint statement.
China on Sunday reaffirmed BNP chairperson Khaleda Zia about its support to Bangladesh’s various sectors, including construction of a deep seaport at Sonadia in the Bay of Bengal and the second Padma Bridge.
As part of its intensified anti-government movement, the BNP-led 18-party alliance on Wednesday brought out a massive rally in the city.
“We still have 14 months left before the national election. There’s still enough time,” he told a press conference, organised by Gano Forum at the Jatiya Press Club.
U.S. President Barack Obama and Republican challenger Mitt Romney are both heading back to the campaign trail Wednesday, hours after squaring off in an energetic and, at times, contentious debate.
Accusing the government of trying to make a petty political gain by politicising the attacks on Buddhists, their houses and worship places in Cox’s Bazar and Chittagong, BNP Chairperson Khaleda on Saturday renewed her party’s demanded for a credible inquiry into the brutal incidents.
BNP stalwart Barrister Moudud Ahmed on Saturday hit back at the Prime Minister for branding him as a fraud and said corruption allegation against others does not fit in her mouth as her government is dogged by a series of corruption scandals.
U.S. Vice President Joe Biden has asked Republicans in Congress, including the Republican presidential challenger's running mate, Representative Paul Ryan, to "get out of the way" and let the Obama administration fix the economy.
U.S. President Barack Obama's campaign and the Democratic Party have raised $181 million in September for his re-election effort - their highest monthly total yet of the 2012 presidential race.