No berth for Pritam Munde in Union cabinet, 20 BJP office-bearers quit in Maharashtra's Beed  district

BJP national secretary Pankaja Munde had denied reports that her MP sister Pritam Munde Khade was upset over not getting a berth in the Union cabinet.

published on : 11th July 2021

Beedi binders struggle to survive amid Covid crisis

Apart from difficulty in procuring raw materials, the stress on social distancing has made things even more difficult as beedi binding is done in groups.

published on : 15th May 2021

Kerala beedi worker wishing to stay anonymous donates Rs 2 lakh to Covid fight, retains Rs 850

“The man said his money was not bigger than the life of his fellow beings. Several such donations are being received,” CM Pinarayi Vijayan said in his evening media briefing.

published on : 25th April 2021

90-year-old from Maharashtra's Beed defeats COVID-19 twice

Pandurang Atmaram Aglave (Adaskar), a resident of Adas, first contracted coronavirus infection in November, 2020 and managed to recover after undergoing treatment for 10 days at a government facility

published on : 23rd April 2021

No proposal to raise excise duty on cigarettes, 'beedis': MoS Finance Anurag Thakur

Finance Ministry data showed that the overall GST collection from these products, including cess, during FY 2019-20 was Rs 53,540 crore and excise collection Rs 1,610 crore.

published on : 9th February 2021

Rape survivor alleges panchayat passed resolution to expel her from village in Maharashtra

Block Development Officer, Anirudh said, "On August 15, gram sabha passed a resolution to banish her. A report on this will be submitted to senior officials."

published on : 31st December 2020

Panchayat passes resolution to 'banish' gang-rape survivor from village in Maharashtra

Police said the woman has lodged a complaint against the villagers accusing them of using abusive language against her and they were probing it.

published on : 30th December 2020

Maharashtra polls: Minor scuffles reported in Beed, Jalna

While two groups owing allegiance to local leaders clashed before being separated by police in Jalna, in Beed Shiv Sena candidate's supporters had a feud over vehicles used to 'ferry votes'.

published on : 21st October 2019