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A city of west-central India northeast of Mumbai. Founded in 1715, it is a commercial and industrial center.


1. (Placename) a city in central India, in W Madhya Pradesh. Pop: 1 597 441 (2001)
2. (Placename) a former state of central India: became part of Madhya Bharat in 1948, which in turn became part of Madhya Pradesh in 1956



1. a former state in central India: now part of Madhya Pradesh.
2. a city in W Madhya Pradesh, in central India. 1,091,674.
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Tenders are invited for Construction of faculty house at indian institute of technology simrol campus indore mp.
Summary: Indore (Madhya Pradesh) [India], Jan 22 (ANI-BusinessWireIndia): In a bid to promote greener and healthier modes of transportation, ofo, the world's first and largest dock less bicycle-sharing platform operated via mobile app, came together with Saksham Cyclothon, Indore, to help them enter the Guinness Book of World Records for the 'largest number of bicyclists riding in a city together'.
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NEW DELHI -- The Cabinet has cleared the merger of State Bank of Indore with its parent State Bank of India, a move that would help the country's largest lender to scale up operations and cut costs.
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