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Va·do·da·ra

 (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.

Vadodara

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

Va•do•da•ra

(ˌvɑ doʊˈdɑr ə)
n.
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], Aug 24 (ANI): Forest Department officials along with wildlife activists have rescued 52 crocodiles from Vadodara district which was recently hit by flash floods.
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15 -- Jet Airways, India's premier international airline, will introduce a daily ATR 72-500 flight between Vadodara and Pune via Indore with effect from 15th January, 2014.
Ahmedabad -- At least seven people were killed, several wounded and dozens missing in a building collapse in the western Indian city of Vadodara, Indian officials said on Wednesday.
VADODARA (TAP) - At least eleven persons were killed, several injured and forty feared to be trapped in the debris of two buildings collapsed in Madhavnagar area of Vadodara on Wednesday.
India-based private sector bank, IndusInd Bank has announced that it has opened two new branches in Vadodara.
Jet Airways, an Indian carrier, on Monday announced that due to the runway closure at the Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel International Airport from 10:30 yesterday, it will now operate alternate flights from Mumbai and Delhi to Vadodara.
To minimize the inconvenience caused to its guests, Jet Airways will now operate alternate flights from Mumbai and Delhi to Vadodara, the nearest airport during this period.
Summary: Vadodara (Gujarat) [India], Aug 17 (ANI): As a mark of gratitude for helping the people of the district during the Vadodara floods, district collector on Friday organised a special Raksha Bandhan event for National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) personnel where she along with some eminent citizens of the city tied Rakhi on the wrist of personnel who had participated in flood relief and rescue operations.