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Aurangabad

(ourŭng'gäbäd`), city (1991 pop. 572,709), Maharashtra state, W India. A district administrative center, it trades cotton, wool, and oil, and has an airport. The city has developed industrially since the 1970s and produces motor vehicles and vehicle parts, whiskey, pharmaceuticals, leather, rubber, and plastic products, and fiber-optic cables. Aurangabad, founded in 1610, is the home of Marathwada Univ. Nearby are the great mausoleum (1711) of Aurangzeb's empress and the ruins of his capital, Dalautabad. Historically Muslim, the city has become largely Hindu as it has industrialized.
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Chauhan, whose frequent acts of robbery robbed the region of the peace it had been accustomed to, was arrested by local police along the busy Grand Trunk road in Aurangabad district last year.
Heavily-armed Maoists arrived at the culvert in Goh area in Aurangabad district and exploded bombs in a bid to destroy it.
Aurangabad, July 30 (ANI): The increased growth of algae in the reservoir of Jayakwadi Dam in Maharashtra's Aurangabad District is leading to the death of thousands of fish and adversely affecting the biodiversity of the region.
pcu rig machine under mukhyamantri chapakal yojana 2014-15 on the recommendation honorable mlc sri munna singh urf ranjan kumar singh and sri sanjiv shyam singh in aurangabad district for the year 2015-16
Jagdish Master, who is a resident of Gamaharia village under Kasma police station in Aurangabad district and carried a cash award of Rs.
pcu rig machine under mukhyamantri chapakal yojana 2013-14 on the recommendation honorable mlc sri munna singh urf ranjan kumar singh and sri awadhesh narayan singh in aurangabad district for the year 2015-16
A case had been registered against Ramadhar Singh for rendering a communal speech in Aurangabad district in 1992.
C bridge over naer river near bakhatiyarpur school under goh block in the aurangabad district.
Earlier on Saturday, the agitating farmers set afire the engine of a passenger train in Bihar's Aurangabad District in protest against the setting up of a power plant in the area.
Tenders are invited for construction of high level bridge over mandar river in rafiganj barahi road near manjhauli under rafiganj block in the aurangabad district.
Aurangabad, Nov 21 (ANI): At least seven person were killed and twelve others injured when a bomb planted by Maoists went off at Pachokhar village in Bihar's Aurangabad District on Sunday morning.
amp; Service connection (Without meter Meter will be supplied by MSEDCL), and other allied works, including a two year guarantee (defects liability) period, (hereinafter referred to as Works ) in following Sub-Divisions in Aurangabad District of Maharashtra State under single point responsibility, divisible, Turnkey Contracts .