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 (mə-rä′də-bäd′, môr′ə-də-băd′)
A city of north-central India east of Delhi, founded in 1625.


(Placename) a city in N India, in N Uttar Pradesh. Pop: 641 240 (2001)


(ˌmɔr ə dəˈbæd, ˌmoʊr-, məˈrɑ dəˌbɑd)

a city in N Uttar Pradesh, in N India. 429,214.
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SECURITY has been stepped up in railway stations in western Uttar Pradesh after a message was received from Delhi warning of terror attacks in trains passing through Moradabad.
Moradabad, July 26 ( ANI ): The Uttar Pradesh Police today stopped Congress leaders from going to Moradabad District, where the tempers have flared since July 4 over installing a loudspeaker inside a temple complex.
IL&FS Transportation Networks Ltd (ITNL) has won the four-laning project from National Highways Aut-hority of India (NHAI), for the NH24 stretch between Moradabad and Bareilly.
Kolkata: Mohammad Azharuddin, the former Indian cricket captain won the Moradabad parliamentary seat on a Congress ticket by a huge margin.
Former Indian cricket captain Mohammad Azharuddin has started a new innings as a politician and has chosen to bat from Moradabad in western Uttar Pradesh, where the Congress party is facing an uphill task of winning back the confidence of Muslims.
Moradabad, July 26 ( ANI ): Congress leader Naseeb Singh today, criticized Uttar Pradesh government for not allowing a peace march.
UTTAR PRADESH BJP president Laxmikant Bajpai on Saturday vowed "vengeance" against the Moradabad police and administration for "trumping up false charges" against members of his party detained for participating in protests last week.
The move to get her to contest the upcoming Lok Sabha polls started in Moradabad district, where a resolution urging Priyanka to contest the Moradabad seat was passed.
Moradabad, July 26 ( ANI ): Moradabad District Magistrate (DM) Deepak Agarwal met Uttar Pradesh (UP) Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Laxmikant Bajpai while a protest was on outside his residence over a demand for a case to be filed against police officials who had misbehaved with party MLAs during the recent violence in the Kanth area.
SANGEET Som, controversial BJP MLA from Sardhana in Uttar Pradesh, has said he will defy the decision of Moradabad administration which banned his entry into the district.
Bijnor (Uttar Pradesh), July 25 ( ANI ): Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Sadhvi Prachi on Friday, reiterated her stand of not giving up on her fight to re-install loudspeakers in the Lord Shiva Temple in Moradabad.
THE Moradabad district police and administration on Saturday blamed Moradabad BJP MP Sarvesh Singh for the violence that took place in the Kanth town on Friday.