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— 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.
WATCH: Union Minister Arun Jaitley speaks on Communist party of India in Mathurahttps://t.co/wZ46JCc9cN— ANI (@ANI_news) March 6, 2016
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— 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— 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.
Last rites of CRPF jawan who lost his life in Sukma (Chhattisgarh) encounter, being performed in Trivandrum, Kerala pic.twitter.com/Ma4DjnHCFR— ANI (@ANI_news) March 6, 2016
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.
Those who do wrong, must be punished so they don't repeat it in future-Victim of eve teasing by AP Min's son Susheel pic.twitter.com/iPxhvv1uA1— ANI (@ANI_news) March 6, 2016
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.
Nationalized banks didn't do anything to secure loans. What is happening today is belated effort: Ravi Srivastava pic.twitter.com/466vzuybkh— ANI (@ANI_news) March 6, 2016
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.