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Beed district


States seek Centre's permission to implement Beed model of crop insurance scheme

May 28, 2021 10:36 am

According to officials, states have asked the central government to allow them to implement this model, in which insurance companies reimburse portion of the premium collected back to the states.

Maharashtra: Beed child marriages back in focus during pandemic, activists fear trafficking of girls

July 06, 2020 11:42 pm

Child marriages have been common in Beed district and other rural parts of Maharashtra and, over the years, several measures have been taken to do away with this practice.

Father, two sons from Pardhi tribe murdered in Beed over land dispute: Police

May 15, 2020 11:09 pm

Police suspect the murders were the fallout of a 20-year-old dispute over a 15-acre farm land in Mandwadgaon village between the Pawar and Nimbalkar families. Police have arrested 12 members of the Nimbalkar family over the murders.

As Maharashtra records excess rain, some villages await first heavy shower

August 23, 2019 3:38 am

Having recorded less than 150 mm of rain since June, the mood in these 50 to 70 villages scattered around Beed district’s Georai and Kaij talukas is dark, clouded by the fear that they are moving from one drought to the next.

Lok Sabha elections 2019: Water the most critical issue in Beed; political discourse focused on personalities & their conflicts

April 15, 2019 1:39 am

For a district that is among Maharashtra’s poorest, ravaged by cyclical drought and lack of development, the political discourse is focused on personalities and conflicts among them, including family feuds - sisters Pritam and state minister Pankaja Munde, their cousin Dhananjay Munde.

Collectors in districts with low count of girls told to push them 10 rungs up

January 24, 2015 11:15 am

Issued strict guidelines to improve SRB in 10 districts at least by 10 points every year

Minor sold by mother,raped and confined

October 01, 2013 1:53 am

A 12-year-old girl from Beed district was allegedly sold to a folk dance centre near Chakan by her mother in May for Rs 1 lakh.

Beed woman dies of swine flu

September 10, 2013 1:44 am

Mangal Giri (52) from Beed district died of swine flu at KEM Hospital on Sunday

For migrants in Beed,bearing a son is almost a must,reveals study

August 03, 2013 1:32 am

It seems that among the migrant workers of Beed district,bearing a son is a must for women.

Teacher arrested for kidnapping and raping schoolgirl

April 14, 2014 12:23 pm

Pune rural police have arrested a 32-year-old teacher for allegedly kidnapping a Class IX student and repeatedly raping her on the pretext of marriage.