Baroda


Also found in: Dictionary, Wikipedia.

Baroda

(bərō`də), former native state, now incorporated in Gujarat state, W central India. It is a prosperous area on a fertile alluvial plain. Its chief city, Vadodara (1991 pop. 1,126,824), formerly Baroda, a district administrative center on the Vishvamitri River, has cotton-textile, chemical, machinery, furniture, and consumer-goods industries. The city is a rail and road hub, and has an airfield. There are several institutions of higher learning and museums. The Markapura Palace has deep and ornately carved wells.

Baroda

1. a former state of W India, part of Gujarat since 1960
2. the former name (until 1976) of Vadodara
References in periodicals archive ?
Address : Ge I Af Baroda Po Makarpura Baroda 390014
Dubai -- Bank of Baroda, a leading Indian public sector bank, has entered in to a tie-up arrangement with UAE Exchange for real-time instant credit remittance facility for non-resident Indian customers.
Baroda bats deep down but Railways pacers made most of the purchase and wrapped them up quickly.
Bank of Baroda is a government owned India based bank incorporated in 1908 having 4180 domestic branches and 100 overseas offices.
India based Bank of Baroda (NSE: BANKBARODA) is targeting a growth of 19-20% for the current fiscal, in spite of the slowdown and a subdued demand for credit.
The visit to Huddersfield is being undertaken by two human resource management students at Baroda - Harsh Rao and Tejas Bhatt - along with lecturer Dr J D Solanki.
Abu Dhabi:The UAE Central Bank has granted permission to Bank of Baroda, an Indian multinational bank, to establish three more electronic banking service units (EBSUs) in the country, the bank's chief executive for the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) said yesterday.
Honda Siel Cars India, a joint venture of Honda Motor Company (NYSE: HMC) (TYO: 7267) in India, has entered into a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Bank of Baroda for financing of vehicles.
Dubai Industrial City (DI), a member of Tatweer, has entered into a MoU with Bank of Baroda (BoB), a leading international bank, to finance investors across the light and medium industrial hub.
The three banks - Andhra Bank, Bank of Baroda and Indian Overseas Bank - have inked an agreement to set up the India BIA Bank (Malaysia) Bhd, which is expected to start operations by September.
An unidentified Arab buyer successfully bid for the famous Indian pearl Baroda carpet, regarded as an important icon in India's national heritage.
We were proactively able to arrange a highly favorable deal for Bank of Baroda in order to accommodate their rapidly growing New York banking operation," said Roshan Shah, who negotiated the lease with Sinclair Li, both CBRE vice presidents.