Beed

  • Bad weather forces emergency landing of Sharad Pawar's chopper 09-03-2014 09:40 PM

    Mumbai: Union Agriculture Minister Sharad Pawar's helicopter on Sunday made an emergency landing in Beed district because of bad weather, police said. The chopper made emergency landing at 3.11 pm, police said, adding that later the NCP chief left for Parbhani, where he was to attend a political meeting, by...
  • Beed woman among passengers of missing Malaysian flight 09-03-2014 08:50 AM

    Beed: A 44-year-old woman, hailing from Beed district of Maharashtra, was among the 239 people onboard the Beijing-bound Malaysia Airlines flight that is presumed to have crashed into sea off Vietnamese coast. Kranti Shirsat was one of the five Indians onboard. The Boeing 777-200 Flight MH370 disappeared last night at...
  • Beed: NIA, ATS to probe radio blast 01-12-2012 01:32 PM

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  • Beed: girl burnt alive for resisting rape 08-07-2011 10:09 AM

    New Delhi: In a shocking incident in Beed, Maharashtra, a 16-year-old was burnt alive for resisting rape. The victim's father claims the neighbour Jeevan Kale poured kerosene on her and set her on fire when she tried to fight him off. The minor died in the hospital. "He barged into...
  • Maha: govt crackdowns on sex determination 30-06-2011 08:41 AM

    New Delhi: After three female foetuses were found in this drain in Beed district this month, the Maharashtra government has cracked down on illegal sex tests. It has sealed 131 sonography centres and recognised 31 medical termination of pregnancy (MTP) centres across the state - most of them in Beed...
  • Maharashtra: 9 female foetuses found in drain 11-06-2011 07:49 AM

    Parli, Maharashtra: Amidst the concerns of deteriorating sex ratio, nine female foetuses have been found in a drain in Maharashtra's Beed district. Police have registered an FIR against unknown persons after the story was first reported on IBN Lokmat. The shocking discovery comes amid concerns that Beed district has the...
  • Mah govt worried over skewed sex ratio in Beed 17-05-2011 10:30 AM

    Mumbai: Concerned over the growing incidence of female infanticide in state's Marathwada region and Beed district in particular, the Maharashtra government has convened a meeting on May 20 of all concerned officials in Beed to discuss crackdown on irregular activities. Beed has the lowest male-female sex ratio in the age...
  • Farmers' plight grows as rains elude Maharashtra 15-07-2008 08:23 AM

    Mohali: At the PCA Stadium on Saturday, Punjab openers Karan Goel and Jiwanjot Singh hit centuries in an unbeaten 243-run stand that is now 58 short of the Punjab record, 301 by Vikram Rathour and Navjot Singh Sidhu. More importantly, the home team is 16 runs shy of taking the...
  • Anti-migrant violence in Nashik and Pune 12-02-2008 03:31 PM

    Colombo: The much debated Umpires' Decision Review System (UDRS) won't be available for Sri Lanka's forthcoming Test series against Australia due to lack of a sponsor. Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) interim committee chairman Upali Dharmadasa said the host country is not in a position to spend $150,000 for the facility...