India and US to start negotiations for "big trade deal": PM Modi
Tuesday, February 25, 2020, 10:11 PM
Describing Indo-US relations as "one of the most important partnerships" of the 21st century, PM Modi said increasing the bilateral defence and security cooperation is a very-key aspect of this relationship. In his brief remarks at the start of official talks, Modi welcomed the US-president and said that he had made "invaluable contribution" to taking the ties between the two countries to this level.
Bihar Assembly passes unanimous resolution on NPR, NRC
Tuesday, February 25, 2020, 10:10 PM
The Bihar assembly on Tuesday passed a unanimous resolution holding that there is no need for NRC in the state and updating of the NPR should be done according to the 2010 format. The all-party resolution followed a debate on adjournment motion moved by leader of opposition Tejashwi Yadav and others in the House. It got the approval of the house in the post-lunch-session.