Aurangabad


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Au·rang·a·bad

 (ou-rŭng′gə-bäd′, -ə-bäd′)
A town of western India east-northeast of Mumbai. Founded in 1610, it is near the site of a mausoleum erected by Aurangzeb in honor of his empress.
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Their work at Ajanta flourished from this period on, and it is likely that they began Cave 3 at Aurangabad at this time, probably using excavators and artists from Ajanta.
Also known as the city of gates and famous for its heritage sites, Aurangabad is a city where history paved the way for a new economy.
Summary: Aurangabad (Bihar) [India], July 25 (ANI): Three Naxals were killed in an encounter with security forces in Chakarbandha forest in Aurangabad district this afternoon, officials said
Summary: Aurangabad (Maharashtra) [India], July 1 (ANI): Unidentified miscreants erased the name of the city "Aurangabad" from a board at the railway station and re-wrote it as "Sambhajinagar" on Sunday.
Summary: Aurangabad (Bihar) [India], June 16 (ANI): Scorching heat claimed lives of at least 25 people in Aurangabad district of Bihar on Saturday.
Summary: Aurangabad (Bihar) [India], Oct 23 (ANI): One school student died while 20 others were injured after their bus collided with a truck on late Monday night in Bihar's Aurangabad district.
Summary: Aurangabad (Maharashtra) [India], May 12 (ANI): Section 144 has been imposed and Police have been deployed in Maharashtra's Aurangabad after clashes broke out between two groups Friday night.