New Delhi, April 9: Get the latest national and international updates here:
11.00 pm: IPL 2016: Pune defeat Mumbai by 9 wickets
10.45 pm: BJP chief Amit Shah to address public programmes in Keral on April 10.
10.00 pm: Kathak dancer Soni Chaurasia makes world record by performing marathon Kathak for more than 124 hours
9.30 pm: TMC orders internal probe into Narada sting operation.
9.05 pm: Man who hurled shoe at CM Arvind Kejriwal arrested. Case registered under IPC Section 186/353/355
8.45 pm: Dalit boy thrashed for allegedly taking water from a particular well in Sehore in Madhya Pradesh.
A dalit boy thrashed after he allegedly tried to take water from a particular well in Sehore (Madhya Pradesh) pic.twitter.com/1snXHuvNzr— ANI (@ANI_news) April 9, 2016
8.25 pm: Will seal Assam-Bangladesh border after coming to power in the state, says BJP chief Amit Shah.
7.55 pm: Brussels attacks: Sixth suspect arrested
7.40 pm: Madhya Pradesh water crisis: Children risk thier lives to fetch water in Dindori district of the state.
7.30 pm: TMC terms BJP as tourism party of West Bengal,they come here,give speeches and go back.BJP will win maximum 4 seats.
7.10 pm: Earthquake measuring 4.5 on the richter scale hits Nepal.
6.55 pm: Consumption of alcohol flourished under Karunanidhi,and now he wants alcohol banned in the state, says CM Jayalalithaa
6.40 pm: PM Narendra Modi not taking action against those involved in Panama scam, says CM Tarun Gogoi.
6.25 pm: CM J Jayalalithaa kicks off her election campaign, addressed a rally in RKNagar in Chennai.
6:06 pm: Madhya Pradesh: Blast in gunpowder section of ordnance factory in Itarsi, four workers injured, 1 critical.
6:05 pm: Sixth suspect arrested in Brussels attacks raids: AFP.
6:00 pm: Mercedes hit & run matter: Delhi's Tis Hazari Court sends father of the juvenile accused to one day police custody.
5:57 pm: AIADMK workers gather outside CM Jayalalithaa's Poes Garden residence in Chennai, CM to begin her campaign shortly.
5:55 pm: Seat-sharing agreement is 104 for DMDK, 29 for MDMK, 26 for TMC and 25 each for VCK, CPI(M) and CPI: PWF Coordinator Vaiko.
5:50 pm: Parents are saying don't go to college and fetch water instead. We are forced to miss our exams: Gulbarga Local (Karnataka).
5:45 pm: G K Vasan-led Tamil Maanila Congress (TMC) inks poll pact with DMDK-PWF combine; seat-sharing concluded.
5:40 pm: MP: Children forced to climb down an almost dried up well in a village in Dindori to fetch the remaining water.
5:30 pm: We have an anti-Congress and anti-BJP stand, we can never ally with either of them-Badruddin Ajmal, AIUDF.
5:15 pm: Heatwave warning issued by weather department for West Bengal. State govt announces shut down of govt schools from Monday onwards.
5:05 pm: Man who hurled shoe at CM Arvind Kejriwal was taken to IP Estate Police Station.
4:51 pm: Shoe hurled at Delhi CM: It is condemnable, a line needs to be drawn to stop such acts, says BJP leader Nalin Kohli.
4:32 pm: Shoe hurling incident: Congress blames the authoritating style of functioning of ArvindKejriwal, but, condemn the entire incident.
4:30 pm: Shoe hurled at Arvind Kejriwal during his Press Conference.
3:53 pm: NITprotest: We are trying to convince students to end the protest, Udhampur additional SP says.
3:40 pm: Students hold protest over NITS issue, block Jammu-Srinagar Highway in J&K's Udhampur.
3:28 pm: I feel proud when I chant 'Bharat Mata ki Jai': Anupam Kher.
3:16 pm: Pakistan court issues non-bailable arrest warrant against Parvez Musharraf.
3:00 pm: John Kerry makes unannounced trip to Afghanistan for meetings with rival leaders of govt: Reports.
2:50 pm: Mamata hits back at PM Modi, terms BJP as Bhayanak Jali Party.
2:35 pm: Central Water Commission teams will be sent to drought affected areas across the country: Sources.
2.21 pm: Four people including three constables arrested on charges of demanding Rs 20 lakh bribe from a businessman in Delhi.
2.04 pm: If Govt of India really wants to take any action,they should order Pakistan High Commissioner out, says Manish Tewari.
1.10 pm: Once NDA Govt is formed in Assam, we will seal border&national citizen register will be updated, says Amit Shah.
12.45 pm: 122 Naxalites including 11 women surrender before police in Sukma's Dornapal (Chhattisgarh).
12.20 pm: BJP & the PM wants to abuse me they can, I never personally attack the people I don't share views with, says Mamata Banerjee.
12.05 pm: Centre has not provided even half of the funds Govt of Karnataka demanded in its memorandum over drought, says Mallikarjun Kharge.
12.03 pm: Several states are suffering from drought situation, Govt of India should go one step ahead to help states, says Mallikarjun Kharge.
11.35 am: 150 youths from 12 states leave for NIT Srinagar with tricolors.
11.11 am: Vijay Mallya seeks extension of time till May to appear before Enforcement Directorate. He was to appear today.
10.50 am: Over 92,000 community dogs sterilized, vaccinated, and treated as part of unique National Rabies Control Program.
10.40 am: Anti-Corruption Bureau raids Food Officer Dayamani Minz's residence in Raipur (Chhattisgarh).
10.35 am: Vijay Mallya is not appearing before Court today, has sought a new date in the end of May.
10.30 am: Talks are not going anywhere until & unless action is taken against those who planned Pathankot attack, says RK Singh, BJP on India-Pakistan talks.
10.20 am: Uttarakhand Chief Secretary Shatrughna Singh nominated Advisory Council's secretary.
10.15 am: Uttarakhand Governor K K Paul forms Advisory Council. Governor's advisers Ravindra Singh and Prakash Mishra included in the council.
10.00 am: Guest teachers of Delhi Government schools protest outside Deputy CM Manish Sisodia's residence.
9.38 am: Anti-Corruption Bureau raids 10 govt officials' residences in 8 places in Chhattisgarh including in Raipur, Bilaspur, Korba, and Raigarh.
9.36 am: TMC leader Joydev Jana attacked by unknown people last night as he was returning home; taken to hospital where doctors confirmed his death.
8:53 am: Cylinder blast last night at a birthday party in Babar Colony (Panipat), 4 children & 10 adults injured.
8:45 am: GK Vasan's Tamil Maanila Congress to ally with DMDK-People's Welfare Front: Sources.
8:16 am: Ramkund, sacred bathing ghat on Godavari & epic centre of Kumbh Mela dried up after 139 years.
8:00 am: Drought hit Bellary (Karnataka) forces people to vacate their houses in search of food and water.