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 (və-dō′də-rä′) or Ba·ro·da (bə-rō′də)
A city of west-central India southeast of Ahmadabad. Once the capital of the princely state of Baroda, it is noted for its public buildings, palaces, and Hindu temples.


(Placename) a city in W India, in SE Gujarat: textile manufacturing. Pop: 1 306 035 (2001). Former name (until 1976): Baroda


(ˌvɑ doʊˈdɑr ə)
1. a former state in W India.
2. a city in E Gujarat state, in W India: former capital of the state of Vadodara. 1,061,598. Formerly, Baroda.
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Summary: Vadodara (Gujarat) [India], Jan 15 (ANI): On the occasion of Makar Sankranti, kites and balloons in Vadodra were flown with a message to release the Indian Naval officer Kulbhushan Jadhav.
He reached the Vadodra railway station where an NGO spotted him and sent him to the care of child- protection authorities in neighbouring Narmada.
Of the 11 stations on the planned shinkansen route, the population of the five major cities - Mumbai, Surat, Anand, Vadodra and Ahmedabad - is around 32 million, of which only 10% may be able to afford the shinkansen.
Modi switched over to Hindi while delivering victory rally at Gujarat's Vadodra city after last year's general elections for the same purpose.
Shortly afterwards, Vadodra and Pune became the new targets with no less than the Chinese President Xi Jinping announcing the decision during his India sojourn last year.
The Best Bakery, an outlet in Vadodra was burnt down by a mob.
The findings of our study are in contradiction to the study titled "Janani Avam Bal Suraksha Yojana" done by CORT (Centre for operation research and technique, Vadodra,) in Bihar where 82% of the women heard about the scheme during pregnancy, 14% after delivery and 4% before being pregnant.
For details, also see Political Resolutions, National Executive, Vadodra, 1012 June 1994 (New Delhi: BJP Publication), p, 217, Arun Shourie, Indian Controversies: Essays on Religion in Politics (New Delhi: ASA Publications, 1993), p, 237, National Executive Resolutions of BJP.
CCEPL has worked on similar projects and is carrying out advanced stage discussions of association with MEP groups and architecture firms in Delhi, Vadodra, Ahmadabad and other regions across India.
TWO BUILDINGS COLLAPSES: At least eight people are feared dead and over 40 trapped as two buildings collapsed behind the in Atlandara area in Vadodra Gujarat.
It has started new dealerships at Dhanbad, Jalandhar, Karnal, Calicat, Tisawadi, Porvorim and Vadodra recently, in order to meet its goals of India being one among its top ten markets in the near future.