New Delhi, Mar 6: Get all the latest national, international news updates of March 6 here:
6.55 pm: Light rains, toss delayed. Scoreboard shattered during storm.
6.15 pm: I want to ask my Congress friends what are they doing in the Parliament, says BJP President Amit Shah in Andhra Pradesh.
5.45 pm: Asia Cup T20 Final : Lights out in Sher-E-Bangla stadium, lights have gone off due to the storm
5.30 pm: Off 28 Indian fishermen, 9 fishermen belonging to Rameswaram (TN) sent to judicial custody till March 18 by Sri Lankan court.
5.15 pm: Leopard entered in a residential area in Kotdwar(U'khand) in morning, ops by Forest Dept team to capture it underway.
5.00 pm: Iraq suicide car bomb kills at least 29 south of Baghdad, say Police.
4.45 pm: Fans outside stadium ahead of Asia Cup T20 Final between India and Bangladesh in Dhaka.
4.30 pm: A 3rd member from Pak Embassy in New Delhi will join 2 member delegation from Pakistan to assess security measures for World T20
4.15 pm: Bodies of 2 Pathankot Air Force unit officers who washed away in river Ravi in Chamba yesterday, recovered.
4.00 pm: We've received inputs from IB that around 8-10 terrorist of LeT or JeM have entered Gujarat, says AK Jadeja, IG Guj Police.
3.55 pm: All necessary measures have been taken,there is nothing to worry: Gujarat CM Anandiben Patel on security alert in Gujarat.
3.35 pm: A forest department personnel died while chasing a truck carrying illegally mined sand after vehicle overturned in Gwalior.
3.30 pm: A church in Khamardih area of Raipur (Chhattisgarh) vandalized by unidentified men, 5 injured.
3.25 pm: People from Bajrang Dal came, got inside church &started vandalising: Arun Pannalal, President, Chhattisgarh Christian Forum on church attack.
3.20 pm: Allegation that he (Karti Chidambaram) has undisclosed assets is preposterous, malicious and totally false: P Chidambaram statement.
Karti is being targeted only because he is my son and the real target is me- P Chidambaram statement
Karti is being targeted only because he is my son and the real target is me- P Chidambaram statement— ANI (@ANI_news) March 6, 2016
3.15 pm: Justice Sahai report:Role of BJP MLA Sangeet Som in case of uploading a fake video is already under probe, no further action can be initiated.
3.00 pm: Justice Vishnu Sahai Commission report on Muzaffarnagar riots: No one can be directly held responsible for hate speeches.
2.55 pm: Uttar Pradesh MLC elections: SP wins 22 seats, BSP wins 2 seats, Congress wins 1 seat and Independent parties win 3 seats.
2.50 pm: At the time of Independence Communists were of the view 'we don't believe in democracy'. They tried dividing this country with the help of violence, this was their ideology: Arun Jaitley.
2.45 pm: Union Minister Arun Jaitley speaks on Communist party of India in Mathura.
2.25 pm: A church in Khamardih area of Raipur (Chhattisgarh) vandalized by unidentified men. People who were present in church also attacked,5 injured.
2.03 pm: It is not necessary that everyone should know everything in Parliament but one must master the topic in which they have interest, says PM Modi.
2.02 pm: Can't we make an e-platform for women to help them empower?, asks PM Narendra Modi.
1.50 pm: Technology plays a big role in an individual's life. I think that woman have more ability to adapt to technology than men: PM Modi.
Nation strengthened by its citizens&citizens are strengthened by Mothers.Women hv been contributing in nation-building since generations-PM
Nation strengthened by its citizens&citizens are strengthened by Mothers.Women hv been contributing in nation-building since generations-PM— ANI (@ANI_news) March 6, 2016
1.50 pm: Don't know if someone has done a survey yet, but I think success ratio of women who got opportunities compared to that of men, will be higher: PM Modi.
1.45 pm: I feel the need of change of mindset about 'women empowerment'. You empower those who are not empowered.Those who are already strong, empowered do not need empowerment: PM Narendra Modi
1.40 pm: When it comes to multi task activities, nobody can beat women. Such is the strength of women. We must be very proud of it: PM Modi.
Budgets & infrastructure don't only strengthen nations. Every citizen of India strengthens the nation & a Mother strengthens a citizen: PM
Budgets & infrastructure don't only strengthen nations. Every citizen of India strengthens the nation & a Mother strengthens a citizen: PM— PMO India (@PMOIndia) March 6, 2016
1.38 pm: Have decided to provide free education to students of SC, ST be it for medical, IIT, IIM or any other higher education to empower them: MP CM.
1.35 pm: Justice Vishnu Sahai Commission report on Muzaffarnagar riots handed over to Assembly Speaker by UP CM.
1.30 pm: PM Narendra Modi addressing the valedictory session of National Conference of Women Legislators.
1.20 pm: The 1st Yojana I introduced after becoming CM was Ladli Laxmi Yojana to improve socio-economic status of girls: MP CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan.
1.15 pm: Our policy is of zero tolerance against hunger, by 2030 India will be successful able to end hunger: HM Rajnath Singh
1.00 pm: Nehru ji said, If you educate a man you educate a person, if you educate a woman you educate the whole family: Former President Pratibha Patil.
12.56 pm: A suspicious boat found near Porbandar(Gujarat), 2 foreign nationals arrested. More details awaited.
12.35 pm: Security tightened outside Kolkata airport after airport manager received threat mail.
12.00 pm: People offer prayers in Varanasi ahead of Asia Cup T20 Final match between India and Bangladesh.
11.30 am: Gujarat police is on alert. Guj Govt had asked Centre for NSG teams and the team has arrived in state, says Rajni Patel.
11.25 am: We had received inputs from Centre y'day about terror suspects have entered the state. We've issued an high alert, says Gujarat Rajni Patel.
11.20 am: A 17-yr old student succumbed to her injuries in Eluru (West Godavari district,Andhra Pradesh) after being allegedly set on fire by 2 youths.
11.10 am: A forest dept personnel Narendra Sharma died while chasing a truck carrying illegally mined sand after the vehicle overturned in Gwalior, MP.
11.00 am: Security tightened in Vadodara after high level security alert issued in Gujarat.
10.59 am: 15-yr old student from Ludhiana, Jhanvi Behal challenges Kanhaiya Kumar for an open debate.
10.45 am: Kolkata Airport authorities register complaint at Airport police station after airport manager received threat mail.
10.30 am: I'm ready to debate wherever and whenever he (KanhaiyaKumar) wants: Jhanvi Behal, Student.
10.20 am: Would have been better if he had spoken against those 'Deshdrohis' who raised anti-national slogans rather than PM Modi: Jhanvi Behal, Student.
10.10 am: Last rites of CRPF jawan who lost his life in Sukma (Chhattisgarh) encounter, performed in Trivandrum, Kerala.
10.00 am: They tried to pull me in their car, I somehow managed to escape. I just want justice: Victim of eve teasing by AP Min Ravela Babu's son Susheel.
9.45 am: 2 NSG teams reach Gujarat, put on stand by, in view of security alert in the state.
9.30 am: Have been gathering info about this scam since 11 years. I was chief operations manager in Hindustan Petroleum, says Ravi Srivastava,RTI Activist, on Vijya Mallya.
9.25 am: Fire in a kitchen at New Delhi's Vigyan Bhawan, 4 fire tenders arrived on the spot to contain fire.
9.15 am: AP Min Ravela Babu's son Susheel and his driver arrested on charges of harassment.
8.50 am: 10 terrorists infiltrate into Gujarat, may target temples, says Pakistan NSA.
8.48 am: AP Min Ravela Kishore Babu's son Susheel arrested after he surrendered before police at Banjara hills police station
8.20 am: Naxal-affected village in Bihar's Gaya gets electricity after long wait as CRPF team sets up solar panel in the area.
8.10 am: 28 Indian fishermen apprehended and 4 boats seized by Sri Lankan Navy near Gulf of Mannar in early morning hours: ANI
8.05 am: Hillary Clinton wins the Democratic presidential primary in Louisiana race call.
8.00 am: HRD Minister Smriti Irani escapes unhurt after her convoy met with an accident at Yamuna Expressway. 1 person dead, 2 injured.