- The Supreme Court on 6th May 2016 declared that the students who appeared for the National Eligibility cum- Entrance Test(NEET-I) On 1st May 2015 would not be permitted to appear for the second phase of the common entrance exams scheduled for 24th July 2016.
- The head of a Supreme Court appointed panel on environmental protection had said on 6th May 2016 that use of solar powers over fossil fuels which is the only solution to India’s increasing pollution.
- On 6th May 2016, Aam Aadmi Party(AAP) has announced an Entrepreneurship Council, an advisory body to promote small and medium level entrepreneurs and startups in the city.
- On 6th May 2016, In the meeting of Delhi Electricity Regulatory Commission(DERC), state run generation company NTPC has agreed to postpone its decision of snapping electricity to the two BSES discoms.
- On 6th May, 2016, Due to deep political Crises Nepal President Bidhya Devi Bhandari has cancelled the visit to the Simhastha Kumbh at Ujjain, India.
- Labour candidate Sadiq Khan has been elected as a London’s first ethnic-minority and Muslim Mayor in the polls held on 5th May 2016.
- S.L Narayanan has defeated M.Karthikeyan in the fourth round of Asian junior Chess Championship on 6th May 2016.
- Jeevan Nedunchezhiyan and Enrique repair Paris of Spain defeated Aleksandre Metreveli Of Georgia and Dmitry popko of Kazakhstan In the finals of the Challenger tennis tournament in Karshi, Uzbekistan on 6th May 2016.
- Pakistan Cricket board has announced South African player Mickey Arthur as a head coach of the Pakistan National Cricket Team on 6th may, 2016.
- Tamil Nadu team entered semi finals in both both the boys and girls sections of the junior National basketball championships on 6th May 2016.
- Seventh seed Siddharth Rawat had defeated Sho Katayama of Japan in the semifinals of the ITS men’s Futures tennis tournament on 6th May 2016.
- Top seeds Sania Mirza and Martina Hingis entered the WTA Madrid open doubles final and been over Vania King and Alla Kudryavtseva In the semifinals on 6th May 2016.
- KFC marketing campaign in Hong Kong offers in edible finger nail polish in two flavours original, and Hot and spicy. The polish is made in conjunction with Mccormick and Co. which produces the spices for KFC’s chicken.
- Titan Company Limited will acquire maturity stakes in CaratLane, an online jewellery store strengthening its presence in The E-Commerce segment.
- Tata Sons To Give Female Employees 7 Month Paid Maternity Leave And More Women Centric Policies .
Science And Technology News:-
- Aerospace companies SpaceX landed a rocket on anOcean platform,This time following the launch of the japanese communication satellite.
- Planet Mercury will be seen as a dot on the solar disc from several parts of India on 9th May 2016, rare astronomical phenomenon that occurs only 13 times in a century.
Arts, Culture and Awards News:-
- The very first time in India the 14th international festival of language and culture will showcase performances by students from India and abroad on 7th May 2015 in Talkatora Stadium at 7 p.m. onwards .
- In the memory of Ustad Nasir Zahiruddin Dagar, the event has been organised by by Ustad Wasifuddin Dagar on 7th May 2016 in Deshmukh auditorium, India International Centre, New Delhi at 6:30 p.m.
- Amitabh Bachchan’s wax figure at Madame Tussauds will soon be refurbished. Amitabh Bachchan was the first Bollywood personality to enter Madame Tussauds in the form of the wax figure in 2000.
- The biography titled Shashi Kapoor- the householder, the star has been released on 6th May 2016. This biography has been authored by film journalist Aseem Chhabra.