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  BARODA - LoveToKnow Article on BARODA   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
The princes of Baroda were one of the chief branches of the Mahratta confederacy, which in the 18th century spread devastation and terror over India.
Portions of the state are crossed by the Bombay and Baroda and the Rajputana railways.
The city of Baroda is situated on the river Viswamitri, a station on.
www.1911encyclopedia.org /B/BA/BARODA.htm   (739 words)

  
 The beautiful city of Baroda   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Baroda is situated on the banks of the river Vishwamitri (whose name is derived from the great saint Rishi Vishwamitra).
In Baroda various large-scale industries such as Gujarat State Fertilisers and Chemicals, Indian Petrochemicals Corporation Limited and Gujarat Alkalies and Chemicals Limited have come up in the vicinity of Gujarat Refinery and all of them are dependent on it for their fuel and feedstock.
Baroda is no exception and the city and the surrounding areas are today humming with industrial activity.
www.baroda.com /city.html   (1512 words)

  
 Baroda
Baroda principality was founded in 1730 by the Mahratta Pilaji Gwaikar, and used a State banner, colored "zafferano" (saffron), the color of the hill Mahabaleshwar, common to the whole Mahratta confederation.
In my opinion, the shade of saffron in Baroda and Gwalior is the same (as is generally the case in these saffron monocolor flags because of their same origin).
Baroda was a former Indian state in western India, 8176 square miles; it had four divisions, three in Gujarat (Kadim, Baroda, and Navsari) and one in the Peninsula of Kathiawar (Amreli, with Okhamandal).
www.crwflags.com /fotw/flags/in-barod.html   (355 words)

  
 GujaratPlus.com - Cities of Gujarat - Baroda   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Baroda was the capital of the princely Gaekwad state prior to Independence.
Today Baroda is a pleasant, medium-sized city with some interesting museums and art galleries and a fine park.
Baroda is l00km south of Ahmedabad by rail and 392km north of Mumbai.
www.gujaratplus.com /web/gujarat/cities/baroda.html   (310 words)

  
 Cricinfo - India domestic: Baroda wrest first innings lead
Baroda's last pair got them the crucial first innings lead in their match against Mumbai at the IPCL Sports Complex ground in Baroda today which ended in a draw.
After Baroda was all out for 364 in reply to Mumbai's 335, the Mumbai batsmen, particularly Jatin Paranjpe, took the opportunity to get a useful workout as they finished at 228-2 in a match which had long ceased to be competitive.
Baroda resumed at 323-9, still 12 behind and No.s 10 & 11, R Patel (17 not out) and Z Khan (24) extended the innings to 364, a stand of 42, before Nilesh Kulkarni bowled Khan in his 62nd over to finish with 5-116.
content.cricinfo.com /ci/content/story/83404.html   (171 words)

  
 Baroda - Freepedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Baroda (or Vadodara) is, by Indian standards a medium sized city located in the state of Gujarat in the west of India.
While not having major tourist attractions Baroda is generally considered a good place to live, and an intersting mix of traditional indian areas like the old city, various temples, etc., and modern developments like shopping centres and multiplex cinemas.
Baroda more recent history began when the Maratha leader Pilaji Gaekwad (or Gaekwar) conquered the city from the Mughal empire in 1721.
en.freepedia.org /Baroda.html   (369 words)

  
 wk_baroda
Like Hydrabad and Mysore, Baroda is a city with a mighty hang-over of it’s powerful dynastic rulers, the Gaekwads, a Maratha clan that were generals of the Peshwas and carved out an important kingdom for themselves with Baroda as the capital.
Baroda is a western derivative of the term, Vadodara, which means 'city of Banyan trees', and is one of the few cities in India, which is still influenced by the lost might of its ruling dynasties.
Other highlights of Baroda are the beautifully painted Tambakarwada haveli, the 8th century Narayan temple, the Narsinhji haveli temple, the 1763 AD Maratha Brahmin Ganesha haveli, the Mandvi pavilion, Jumma Masjid, the Maqbara and the 1586 AD stepwell in Qutub Ud Din masjid.
www.ahmedabadcity.com /Tourism/html/wk_baroda.html   (344 words)

  
 CRICKETNEXT.COM NEWS ::: Baroda clinch Ranji Trophy in a cliffhanger   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Baroda won the Ranji Trophy after a gap of 44 years beating Railways by a narrow 21-run margin after an outstanding spell of bowling by India's medium-pacer Zaheer Khan who picked five wickets for the home side on the last day of the championship final here today.
Baroda were without the services of the injured new-ball bowler Rakesh Patel, among the 26 probables picked by national selectors for the camp for the upcoming Zimbabwe tour but the loss compensated by the fiery attack of Zaheer Khan.
Baroda exploited the pressure on the Railway team and impressed with agile fielding which paid dividends when new man in, Tejinderpal Singh failed to judge a delivery from Buch and holed out to Zaheer Khan for five.
www.cricketnext.com /news/pti/pti1470.htm   (564 words)

  
 artichoke farming, nutrition, recipes | Baroda Farms   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Baroda Farms is one of the few remaining family farms on the central coast of California.
Baroda was the name of the small town next to the railroad siding on the ranch.
The newest path includes what is called the "eurochoke." Baroda is harvesting two artichoke varieties that have a meatier leaf and a long, edible stalk.
www.artichokes.net /Baroda-Farms-artichokes.html   (208 words)

  
 The Hindu : Baroda enters semifinals
Baroda spinners Ajit Bhoite and Valmik Buch capitalised on the Tamil Nadu batsmen's hurry to force the pace against the slow bowlers at the other end, picking up 3-35 and 3-38 respectively.
The Baroda bowlers were provided timely support by their fielders, the catches in the deep taken calmly, complementing Connor Williams brilliant effort at short leg to grab a flick by Hemant Kumar, who ended up as Tamil Nadu's top scorer on 56.
Baroda's frustration at having been denied what it claimed was a legitimate catch was understandable, but the umpires had no television replays or third umpire to bank on.
www.hinduonnet.com /2001/03/26/stories/0726028d.htm   (654 words)

  
 The Hindu : Railways pegs back Baroda
Baroda was in a predicament when Parida picked up his second wicket in the same over when he had Himanshu Jadhav playing for the spin to trap him leg before off a straighter one.
Baroda was bowled out for 243 with Harvinder adding one more wicket to take his tally to four.
It was a result of disciplined bowling, with the exception of Kartik, by Railways that saw Baroda dismissed for a small score.
www.hinduonnet.com /2001/04/20/stories/07200282.htm   (957 words)

  
 Vadodara Travel, Tour Packages, Tours, Hotels, Holidays Or Vacation In Vadodara
Baroda airport is 8 km northeast of the railway station and is linked with Delhi, Mumbai, Ahmedabad, and Pune.
Baroda railway station is located on the northwestern part of the city.
As Baroda is on the main Ahmedabad-Mumbai line a number of trains pass and stop at Baroda.
us.makemytrip.com /destination/vadodara/vadodara1.htm   (751 words)

  
 Baroda Township, Michigan -- Facts, Info, and Encyclopedia article   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Baroda Township is a (An administrative division of a county) township located in (Click link for more info and facts about Berrien County) Berrien County in the (Click link for more info and facts about U.S. state) U.S. state of (A midwestern state in north central United States in the Great Lakes region) Michigan.
The village of (Click link for more info and facts about Baroda) Baroda is located withing the township.
Out of the total population, 4.5% of those under the age of 18 and 7.4% of those 65 and older are living below the poverty line.
www.absoluteastronomy.com /encyclopedia/B/Ba/Baroda_Township,_Michigan.htm   (484 words)

  
 Bank Of Baroda
Bank of Baroda which set on sail in a small country craft in 1908 from a small town of Baroda, is today catering to the high seas as the flagship of Indian Banking Industry.
Bank of Baroda came into being in 1908 and within a short span of two years of its foundation, the Bank won the confidence of the State and bagged the treasury work which it performed till the Baroda State was merged with the Bombay Presidency State.
The Reserve Bank of India was formed in 1935 and Bank of Baroda was included in the Second Schedule by virtue of its financial strength, and thus the bank became an integral part of the Indian Banking System.
www.bengalonthenet.com /economy/banking_sector/bank_of_baroda.shtml   (522 words)

  
 Ranji One Day 2004-05 : West Zone: Gujarat Vs Baroda : Cricketfundas.com
Vora was the most successful bowler for Baroda with figures of 3/51.
Baroda got of to a promising start with both the openers Connor Williams and Satyajit Parab contributing 49 and 52 respectively.
The introduction of spinners in the form of Salil Yadav and Kalpesh Patel saw a major downfall in the Baroda batting as they collapsed 24 runs short of the Gujarat total for 223.
www.cricketfundas.com /rt04odbargujjan13.html   (297 words)

  
 Baroda, Michigan 49101 - InfoMIcom
The Village of Baroda has captured the soul of rural living in Berrien County, with grain and fruit farmers predominating.
Baroda's residents clearly enjoy their Village's quality of life.
The Village of Baroda continues to be especially attractive to members of the tool and die industry.
www.infomi.com /city/baroda   (156 words)

  
 Jacob Martin props Baroda
Assam failed to capitalise on a brave 59 by Shubhadip Ghosh and were dismissed for 273 in their first innings on the second day of the Ranji Trophy tie against Baroda at the Nehru stadium in Guwahati on Monday.
In reply, the strong Baroda line-up, boasting of several former internationals, was 162 for 4.
On a placid wicket, the home team was expected to pile up anything in the region of 300 as the first innings lead could be vital but they were restricted by some disciplined bowling by young medium pacer Rakesh Patel, who took four wickets for 84 runs.
inhome.rediff.com /cricket/2004/nov/08ranji-baroda.htm   (391 words)

  
 Baroda Township, Michigan - Infomi.com
Beautiful Baroda Township is located in southern portion of Berrien County.
It's largest community is the village of Baroda with it's population of almost 700 people.
Visit Baroda township in the spring for breathtaking blossoms tours, in the fall for awesome color driving journeys, or anytime for a picnic in the park.
www.infomi.com /township/baroda   (168 words)

  
 CRICKETNEXT.COM NEWS ::: Parab's ton helps Baroda reach 285 for 8   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
After losing two wickets at the total of 51 runs, Baroda was placed in precarious condition as two proflific scorers Connor Williams and Tushar Arothe had returned to the pavallion from whom Baroda had high hopes.
Baroda captain Jacob Martin did try to salvage the image but could not do much and was declared lbw to Kappor at his individual score of 34 runs.
Though wicket was positive, Baroda bastmen failed to score and Srinivas, S.Mahesh and T.Kumaran dashed the hopes of Baroda.
www.cricketnext.com /news/pti/pti1341.htm   (270 words)

  
 Tsunami News for Baroda, India
Bank of Baroda branch manager Harish Parmar, his wife Gangaben and daughter Avani, were in Port Blair when the earth shook and later the tsunamis hit the...
Of Baroda issued a circular to all its branches in the Greater Mumbai zone saying, “A red alert has been given throughout Mumbai due to earthquake/tsunami...
Meanwhile, Bank of Baroda and Bank of India have donated Rs 5 crore...
danger.mongabay.com /earthquake/2004/Baroda.html   (930 words)

  
 Welcome to Web Pages of Baroda Philatelic Society   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Baroda was allotted number 17 and "B" denotes Bombay circle.
Above is a postmark of BARODA R. (Receiving House), with two bars below "B-17", broken at center with a numeral "1" placed in the blank space.
Baroda Philatelic Society has adopted this postmark as a logo of the society.
www.geocities.com /Athens/Sparta/8053   (98 words)

  
 1Up India > India > Gujarat > Baroda- the city of banyan trees
Known as Vadodara in the past, is the city of Baroda which means the place of banyan trees.
It came under the rule of Maratha dynasty of Gaekwad in 1730.
Baroda can boast of one of the finest palaces in India.
www.1upindia.com /states/gujarat/baroda.html   (606 words)

  
 Baroda
But the Durbar was unwilling to accord sanction to its establishment within the city area, on the ground that the gates were being kept closed at certain hours in the night might impede the working of the post office sometime.
Practice of posting bearing letters was common among residents of city area, as the purchase of postage stamps in the city was not possible.
Symonds Post Master General, Bombay had requested the Agent to the Government of Baroda to initiate communication with H.H. Gaekwar Government for erecting a new building for Baroda H. He also stated that the existing building did not had sufficient accommodation for the office and a new suitable building was required.
www.stampsofindia.com /readroom/511.htm   (1284 words)

  
 Baroda Rayon spins out restructuring plan
Mumbai, Jan 20: A radical restructuring plan, drawn up for the Rs 353 crore Gaekwad-owned Baroda Rayon in association with management consultant Arthur Andersen, is being structured into a three-pronged strategy to double capacity at the nylon tyre cord plant, diversify into new ventures and commence production at the polyester filament yarn unit.
The company is all set to receive a Rs 13 crore boost through a sale, almost through, of the company's 17th floor premises at Hoechst Building in Mumbai.
Baroda Rayon, which was making profits, plunged into trouble when its expansion plans at the PFY unit got stuck three years back due to a host of factors.
www.expressindia.com /fe/daily/19980121/02155754.html   (616 words)

  
 The Maharaja Sayajirao University of Baroda : History   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
During the regime of the illustrations Ruler of Baroda, the late Maharaja Sayajirao Gaekwad (1875 to 1939) whose name is associated with this university, the former State of Baroda, established institutions of higher learning, Baroda College (1880), Bharatiya Sangeet Vidhyalaya (1886) and Kalabhavan Technical Institute(1890).
The Baroda University commission of 1925 made out a strong case for the establishment of a Unitary Residential University at Baroda having the Faculties of Arts, Science, Technology and Agriculture, Economics, Commerce and Administration.
The management of the Baroda Sanskrit Mahavidyalaya and the Gujarati Section of the Old Baroda High School were taken over by the University from the ten Government of Bombay in 1951.
www.msub.edu /history.html   (744 words)

  
 Bank of Baroda - India's International Bank - About Us
It is a story of ordinary bankers and their extraordinary contribution in the ascent of Bank of Baroda to the formidable heights of corporate glory.
At Bank of Baroda, we seek to be the source that will help all our stakeholders realise their goals.
The Baroda Sun is a fitting face for our brand because it is a universal symbol of dynamism and optimism — it is meaningful for our many audiences and easily decoded by all.
www.bankofbaroda.com /aboutus.asp   (437 words)

  
 Baroda   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
That only three banks — ICICI Bank, Bank of Baroda and Union Bank of India — are now seeking to mobilise about Rs 10,000 crore from the capital markets is...
In her remarks on the Mela, Asha Parekh appreciated "Baroda Shakti" for its social commitments and wished more such projects from ' Baroda Shakti'.
Baroda, Oct. 20: Politics is an integral part of Indian cricket and it here to stay, said veteran cricketer Mohinder Amarnath on Thursday.
www.wikiverse.org /baroda   (280 words)

  
 HP Press Release: Bank of Baroda and HP Partner on Comprehensive IT Banking Project
Bank of Baroda, one of India's largest banks with a presence in 20 countries, today announced that it has chosen HP as its strategic IT partner for the bank's Technology Enabled Business Transformation project.
Bank of Baroda will be the first bank in the country to deploy a single core banking solution across domestic and international operations.
Bank of Baroda is India's leading international bank, operating in 20 countries and providing world-class financial solutions to 25 million customers.
www.hp.com /hpinfo/newsroom/press/2005/050415a.html   (799 words)

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