Little Rock, Fayetteville, Bentonville Indian Community - ArkansasIndian.com
| | |
 


 

National News and Articles


Categories
International
Bollywood
Art/Culture/Books
Business/Economy
Cinema/Showbiz
Crime/Disaster/Accident
Defence/Security
Diaspora
Diplomacy
Education
Environment/Wildlife
Features
Health/Medicine
Human Interest/Society
Immigration/Law/Rights
Interviews
Kashmir
Lifestyle/Fashion
Media
Opinion/Commentary
Politics
Religion
Science/Tech
South Asia
Sports
State Elections 2013
Terrorism
Tamil Nadu
National
Turkey
Other Sports
Orissa
Southern Cinema
Delhi
West Bengal
Myanmar
Indo-Pak/Pakistan
Tripura
United Kingdom
Bihar
China
Jammu And Kashmir
Himachal Pradesh
Mumbai
New Delhi
Gujarat
Punjab
Slovakia
Spain
United States
Germany
Togo
Israel
Pakistan
Goa
United Arab Emirates
Russian Federation
Dharamsala
Indonesia
Kerala
Andhra Pradesh
Kolkata
Malta
India
Syrian Arab Republic
Singapore
Karnataka
Assam
Rajasthan
Thailand
Uttar Pradesh
Bangladesh
Mexico
Niger
Iraq
Egypt
Sri Lanka
Japan
Netherlands
Cuba
Nagaland
Meghalaya
Haryana
Poland
Nepal
France
Kenya
New Zealand
Hollywood
Brazil
Canada
Maharashtra
Yemen
South Africa
Australia
Latvia
Ireland
Uttarakhand
Libyan Arab Jamahiriya
South Korea
Hong Kong
Jordan
Central African Republic
Italy
Norway
North Korea
Sudan
Philippines
Madhya Pradesh
Mizoram
Azerbaijan
Portugal
Cambodia
Zimbabwe
Greece
Ethiopia
Sweden
Sikkim
Malaysia
Monaco
Belgium
Denmark
Uruguay
Morocco
Colombia
Switzerland
Qatar
Albania
Lebanon
Costa Rica
Saudi Arabia
Rwanda
Cameroon
Cyprus
Congo
Nigeria
Hungary
Oman
Bulgaria
Bahrain
Somalia
Finland
Holy See (vatican City State)
Tunisia
Bahamas
Paraguay
Taiwan
Province Of China
Lao Peoples Democratic Republic
Puerto Rico
The Democratic Republic Of The
Honduras
Ghana
Cricket
IPL
Technology
Badminton
Football
Tennis
Roquebrune
Athletics
Golf
Serbia And Montenegro
Usa
Rroquebrune-cap-martin
Manipur
Hockey
Panama
Arunachal Pradesh
Motorsports
Viet Nam
Argentina
--select--
Kazakhstan
Leicestershire
US Elections
Afghanistan
Iceland
Florida
Venezuela
Czech Republic
Bhutan
Shakmir
Ecuador
Hyderabad
2016 In Retrospect
Ukraine
Jharkhand
Kyrgyzstan
Fiji
Gabon
Burkina Faso

Celebrity Photos
Radhika Apte and Saurabh Shukla
Taher Shabbir
Varun Dhawan
Mithun Chakraborty
Nikita Dutta
Naseeruddin Shah
Shakti Kapoor
Freddy Daruwala
Daler Mehndi
Urvashi Dholakia
Headline
8-month-old, monk die of Covid-19 in Meghalaya, Arunachal
Shillong/Itanagar, July 7 (IANS) An eight-month-old baby, who was brought from Arunachal Pradesh to Shillong with Covid-19 symptoms, died before being testing positive while a 40-year-old Buddhist monk, who was suffering from kidney-related ailments, succumbed to the disease in Arunachal Pradesh, officials said on Tuesday.
2020-07-07
Category: India, Meghalaya,National,Health/Medicine
K'taka Dy CM launches 6 locally developed products to fight Covid
Bengaluru, July 7 (IANS) Karnataka Deputy Chief Minister C.N. Ashwathnarayan on Tuesday launched six Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) approved products made by startups to fight the Covid-19 pandemic.
2020-07-07
Category: India, Karnataka,National,Politics
Realists enjoy more long-term happiness than optimists: Study
London, July 7 (IANS) Positive thinking has long been extolled as the route to happiness, but a new study shows that realists enjoy a greater sense of long-term wellbeing than optimists.
2020-07-07
Category: International, United Kingdom,Science/Tech,Health/Medicine
K'taka, Maha to discuss steps to control flood situation
Bengaluru, July 7 (IANS) Karnataka Water Resources Minister Ramesh Jarkiholi would discuss measures to control the flood situation during the southwest monsoon rains with his Maharashtra counterpart Jayant Patil, an official said on Tuesday.
2020-07-07
Category: India, Karnataka,National,Environment/Wildlife,Politics
Covid impact: Odisha announces austerity measures
Bhubaneswar, July 7 (IANS) The Odisha government on Tuesday announced several austerity measures, including a ban on creation of new posts and new schemes, in view of the economic downturn caused by the Covid-19 pandemic.
2020-07-07
Category: India, Orissa,National,Health/Medicine,Politics
LG Polymers CEO, 11 others arrested for Vizag gas leak
Visakhapatnam, July 7 (IANS) LG Polymers Managing Director and CEO, Sunkey Jeong and Technical Director D.S. Kim were among 12 officials of the company arrested by Visakhapatnam police on Tuesday, in connection with the styrene gas leak tragedy that left 15 dead and hundreds hospitalised in May this year.
2020-07-07
Category: India, Andhra Pradesh,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Environment/Wildlife
Delhi Police head constable succumbs to Covid-19
New Delhi, July 7 (IANS) A Delhi Police head constable posted at the Paschim Vihar (West) police station in outer Delhi died of Covid-19 at a hospital on Tuesday.
2020-07-07
Category: India, Delhi,National,Health/Medicine
J&K's Covid-19 tally rises to 8,931, 5 more deaths reported
Srinagar, July 7 (IANS) A total of 256 fresh cases were reported in J&K on Tuesday, taking the total number of Covid-19 patients in the Union Territory to 8,931.
2020-07-07
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Health/Medicine
J&K Police take cognizance of posters and fake statements
Srinagar, July 7 (IANS) Taking cognizance of the circulation of some statements and posters attributed to the death anniversary of a Hizbul Mujahideen terrorist, the police have registered a case and started investigation into the matter, the J&K Police said on Tuesday.
2020-07-07
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
China rolls out strict curbs on large withdrawals after bank runs
Beijing, July 7 (IANS) China is imposing checks on large banking withdrawals following fears of bank runs and rising bad debts among the lenders.
2020-07-07
Category: International, China,Politics
Against backdrop of Chinese confrontation, India, US discuss 'ongoing threats'
New York, July 7 (IANS) Meeting against the backdrop of Chinas confrontation with India in Ladakh region, Foreign Secretary Harsh Shringla and US Under Secretary of State for Political Affairs David Hale on Tuesday discussed the "ongoing threats to the rules-based international order" and agreed to "endeavour to support each others objectives," the State Department said.
2020-07-07
Category: International, United States,Politics
Now B'desh envoy to Kuwait faces allegations of human trafficking
Dhaka, July 7 (IANS) Bangaldesh's Foreign Minister Dr A.K. Abdul Momen on Tuesday said that the country's Ambassador to Kuwait, S.M. Abul Kalam, who faces allegations of involvement in human trafficking, will not be spared if Kuwait brings charges against him.
2020-07-07
Category: International, Bangladesh,National,Indo-Pak/Pakistan
Court grants bail to Malaysian nationals who took part in Tablighi meet
New Delhi, July 7 (IANS) A Delhi court on Tuesday granted bail to several Malaysian nationals chargesheeted for attending the Tablighi Jamaat congregation in Delhi's Nizamuddin in mid-March in alleged violation of visa norms and Covid-19 guidelines issued by the Indian government.
2020-07-07
Category: India, Delhi,National,Immigration/Law/Rights
LG Polymers CEO among 12 arrested over Vizag gas leak mishap
Visakhapatnam, July 7 (IANS) The police on Tuesday arrested 12 officials and personnel of LG Polymers in connection with the styrene gas leak tragedy near Vizag that left 12 dead and hundreds hospitalised in May this year. Police Commissioner R.K. Meena said that the arrested persons include the CEO and two Directors of the company.
2020-07-07
Category: India, Andhra Pradesh,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Health Ministry steps in to curb black marketing of Covid drug
New Delhi, July 7 (IANS) The Union Health Ministry has asked all the states to strengthen their vigil so that black marketing of Covid-19 drug Remdesivir is prevented.
2020-07-07
Category: India, Delhi,National,Health/Medicine
Raj bars schools from collecting fees till they reopen
Jaipur, July 7 (IANS) The Rajasthan government on Tuesday issued an order extending the deadline for school fee submission till the time they reopen. Schools are shut across the country every since the imposition of lockdown to fight the coronavirus pandemic.
2020-07-07
Category: India, Rajasthan,National,Education,Health/Medicine
96-year-old woman recovers from Covid in Karnataka
Chitradurga (Karnataka), July 7 (IANS) A 96-year-old woman in Karnataka's Chitradurga district recovered from coronavirus in nine days and has been discharged from hospital, a health official said on Tuesday.
2020-07-07
Category: India, Karnataka,National,Health/Medicine
The man whose life aim was to chisel a mountain into a temple
Hyderabad, July 7 (IANS) This is unbelievable but true. With single-minded determination and hard work, a man chiselled a mountain into a temple.
2020-07-07
Category: India, Andhra Pradesh,National,Religion
Five new faces in Prasar Bharati board
New Delhi, July 7 (IANS) With nine of the 13 posts in the Prasar Bharati board becoming vacant, the Centre on Tuesday appointed five key individuals, including BJP spokesperson Shaina NC and music composer Salim Merchant, as part-time members of the coveted board.
2020-07-07
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
15 deaths, 1,498 new Covid cases push K'taka tally to 26,815
Bengaluru, July 7 (IANS) Karnataka registered 1,498 new Covid positive cases with Bengaluru chiefly contributing to the infections as the state's tally zoomed to 26,815 cases, an official said on Tuesday.
2020-07-07
Category: India, Karnataka,National,Health/Medicine
We are ready for any probe, Centre has to decide: Vijayan (Ld)
Thiruvananthapuram, July 7 (IANS) As Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan came under fire in the gold smuggling case involving the former PRO of the UAE consulate here and a Kerala woman on Tuesday, Vijayan said he is ready for any probe and it is the Centre's call.
2020-07-07
Category: India, Kerala,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Politics
Take feedback from Covid patients: Odisha CM
Bhubaneswar, July 7 (IANS) Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Tuesday directed officials to include coronavirus management under the 'Mo Sarkar programme to get feedback from the patients and the frontline workers.
2020-07-07
Category: India, Orissa,National,Health/Medicine
Dubey case: Controversial Kanpur ex-SSP transferred out of STF
Lucknow, July 7 (IANS) Anant Dev Tiwari, the SSP of Kanpur when the slain circle officer Devendra Mishra had written him a letter complaining about the nexus between suspended Station Officer Vinay Tiwari and gangster Vikas Dubey, has been transferred.
2020-07-07
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Mumbai Covid toll zooms past China, Maha tally outstrips Saudi Arabia
Mumbai, July 7 (IANS) Mumbai's Covid deaths outstripped China as the city toll crossed the 5,000 mark on Tuesday, while Maharashtra raced past Saudi Arabia's total corona cases, health officials said.
2020-07-07
Category: India, Maharashtra,National,Health/Medicine
Man with LeT links held from J&K's Sopore
Srinagar, July 7 (IANS) Security forces have arrested a person with alleged links to proscribed terror outfit Lashkar-e-Toiba from Sopore in north Kashmir on Tuesday.
2020-07-07
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Terrorism
Covid-sceptic Brazilian President tests positive for disease (Ld)
Brasilia, July 7 (IANS) Brazil President Jair Bolsonaro, who made light of the coronavirus pandemic and routinely ignored all precautions, has tested positive for the disease, reports said on Tuesday.
2020-07-07
Category: International, Brazil,National,Health/Medicine
Gujarat reports record 778 new corona cases, active cases 8,913
Gandhinagar, July 7 (IANS) On the seventh consecutive day this month, Gujarat saw yet another highest spike of 778 new coronavirus cases on Tuesday, taking its total cases to 37,636.
2020-07-07
Category: India, Maharashtra,National,Health/Medicine
Amid pandemic, Delhi Police hold first virtual parade
New Delhi, July 7 (IANS) In a first, the Delhi Police organised the first ever 'virtual passing out parade for recruit constables and women recruit constables at the Police Training College in Jharoda Kalan, here on Tuesday.
2020-07-07
Category: India, Delhi,National,Defence/Security
Two WR officials killed in Mumbai train accident
Mumbai, July 7 (IANS) In a freak accident, two Western Railway track officials, including a Senior Section Engineer, were hit and run over by a speeding suburban train near Khar station early on Tuesday morning, officials said.
2020-07-07
Category: India, Maharashtra,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
ECB announces first phase of diversity strategy
London, July 7 (IANS) The England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) on Tuesday announced the first phase of its strategy to increase diversity in cricket in the country with greater focus on black communities. The measures are focussed on increasing representation of black and coloured people in administration, increasing education and awareness on racism and creating further opportunities and highlight role models for diverse communities within the sport.
2020-07-07
Category: International, United Kingdom,Sports,Cricket
Setien to remain in charge of Barcelona next season: Bartomeu
Barcelona, July 7 (IANS) Barcelona manager Quique Setien will remain in charge of the Catalan giants next season despite the team stumbling in its bid to defend their LaLiga title a second consecutive time, the club's president Josep Maria Bartomeu said. Bartomeu said that he doesn't regret the decision of sacking ex-manager Ernesto Valverde either.
2020-07-07
Category: International, Spain,Sports,Football
Bangladesh: 6 activists shot dead in Chittagong Hill Tracts
Dhaka, July 7 (IANS) Six indigenous activists were shot dead on Tuesday in an ambush by a rival group in Bangladesh's restive Chittagong Hill Tracts where scores have died in an insurgency in recent years, police said.
2020-07-07
Category: International, Bangladesh,National
RS Secretariat issues do's & don'ts for Parl Committee meets
New Delhi, July 7 (IANS) The Rajya Sabha Secretariat issued a circular on Tuesday, listing measures to ensure resumption of Parliamentary Committee meetings amid the Covid-19 pandemic.
2020-07-07
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
Dubey's old video surfaces, shows gangster resolving disputes
Kanpur, July 7 (IANS) An old video of gangster Vikas Dubey has surfaced in which he can be seen interacting with the local people and resolving their disputes.
2020-07-07
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National
Andhra govt speeds up mega housing scheme for 30L BPL families
Amaravati, July 7 (IANS) Despite the financial pressures brought about by the Covid-19 pandemic, Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Y.S. Jagan Mohan Reddy is speeding up the groundwork to deliver one of his most ambitious poll promises -- housing for 30 lakh below the poverty line (BPL) families of the state by 2024.
2020-07-07
Category: India, Maharashtra,National,Politics
110 K'taka pharmacies lose licences for withholding data
Bengaluru, July 7 (IANS) The Karnataka government has annulled the licences of 110 pharmacies for failing to report the sales data of medicines used for treating symptoms similar to Covid-19 amid the pandemic, an official said on Tuesday.
2020-07-07
Category: India, Karnataka,National,Health/Medicine
'Black Panther' star Danai Gurira: I'm hoping for racial justice
Los Angeles, July 7 (IANS) "Black Panther" star Danai Gurira says she is "daring to hope for racial justice", and is determined to fight for it.
2020-07-07
Category: International, United States,Cinema/Showbiz,Lifestyle/Fashion,Hollywood
Tendulkar did find it difficult to face Akhtar at times, says Afridi
Lahore, July 7 (IANS) Former Pakistan skipper Shahid Afridi has reiterated that batting legend Sachin Tendulkar was 'scared' to face Shoaib Akhtar in some spells during their famous duels.
2020-07-07
Category: International, Pakistan,Sports,Cricket
Tibetans in Ladakh feel freedom from China is closer now (IANS Exclusive)
Leh, July 7 (IANS) The Tibetan government's (in exile) chief representative officer in Ladakh believes that independent Tibet has come closer to its fulfilment because the Chinese Communist Party is facing unprecedented international pressure.
2020-07-07
Category: India, Himachal Pradesh,National
WI can win against top sides now in Tests, says Holder
Southampton, July 7 (IANS) Jason Holder on Tuesday said West Indies have improved a lot as a Test outfit and can now challenge any top team in the world in the five-day format which is considered their weakest link.
2020-07-07
Category: International, United Kingdom,Sports,Cricket
Google Meet crosses 10 crore installs in less than 2 months
San Francisco, July 7 (IANS) Popular video meet app Google Meet for Android has surpassed over 10 crore downloads globally on Google Play Store.
2020-07-07
Category: International, Costa Rica,Technology
Covid recovery rate tops 70%, 25,449 active cases in Delhi
New Delhi, July 7 (IANS) With 2,008 new cases and 50 deaths in the last 24 hours, the national capital's coronavirus tally has risen to 1,02,831 and toll to 3,165.
2020-07-07
Category: India, Delhi,National,Health/Medicine
Economic mismanagement a tragedy, will destroy millions: Rahul
New Delhi, July 7 (IANS) Reacting to a research report that Indians are worst-hit on the economic front and that 8 out of 10 rural households had lost income during the coronavirus pandemic, Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday alleged that the economic mismanagement was a tragedy that was out to destroy millions.
2020-07-07
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
Involved in gold smuggling, high-profile IT consultant creates political storm in Kerala
Thiruvananthapuram July 7 (IANS) The seizure of 30 kg of gold from a diplomatic consignment at the Trivandrum International Airport has snowballed into a major political controversy in Kerala as the prime suspect of the smuggling racket, Swapna Suresh, a woman who wears many hats, happens to be close to the ruling Left Democratic Front government in the state.
2020-07-07
Category: India, Kerala,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Politics
K'taka staff warned of action for ignoring contact-tracing
Bengaluru, July 7 (IANS) In view of the surging coronavirus cases in Karnataka, Chief Secretary T.M. Vijaya Bhaskar on Tuesday warned 1,246 state employees of action if they ignored the assigned work of tracing contacts of positive patients, which is important to control the pandemic.
2020-07-07
Category: India, Karnataka,National,Health/Medicine
Top Microsoft executive Peggy Johnson joins AR firm Magic Leap as CEO
San Francisco, July 7 (IANS) Peggy Johnson, Executive Vice President of Business Development at Microsoft, is joining struggling augmented reality (AR) start-up Magic Leap as its CEO, the company announced on Tuesday.
2020-07-07
Category: International, Costa Rica,Business/Economy,Technology
Trigger-happy sharpshooter nabbed after exchange of fire
New Delhi, July 7 (IANS) The Special Cell of Delhi Police has arrested a sharpshooter of Hashim Baba gang in North-East Delhi after exchange of fire near Shyam Lal College in Shahdara.
2020-07-07
Category: India, Delhi,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
BCI seeks direction for Rs 3 lakh interest-free loan to lawyers
New Delhi, July 7 (IANS) The Bar Council of India (BCI) has moved a plea in the Supreme Court, seeking a direction to the Centre, states and Union Territories to arrange financial assistance, by way of interest-free loan of up to Rs 3 lakh each, to advocates enrolled with the respective Bar Council.
2020-07-07
Category: India, Delhi,National,Immigration/Law/Rights
Haryana Tourism sets up liquor vend in Gurugram
Gurugram, July 7 (IANS) Inspired by Delhi, the Haryana Tourism Department has entered the liquor business.
2020-07-07
Category: India, Haryana,National,Business/Economy,Politics
Chinese app TikTok to exit Hong Kong 'within days'
London, July 7 (IANS) Chinese chort-video making app TikTok has said it will quit Hong Kong after China imposed a new national security law.
2020-07-07
Category: International, United Kingdom,Technology