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Firozabad

(fĭrō`zäbäd'), town (1991 pop. 270,536), Uttar Pradesh state, N central India. It is India's chief producer of glass bangles. Electrical, leather, and cotton goods are also manufactured. Firozabad is the administrative center of a district that grows cotton and grain. An ancient city on the site was destroyed by Muslims in the 16th cent. and rebuilt by Mughal emperor AkbarAkbar
, 1542–1605, Mughal emperor of India (1556–1605); son of Humayun, grandson of Babur. He succeeded to the throne under a regent, Bairam Khan, who rendered loyal service in expanding and consolidating the Mughal domains before he was summarily dismissed (1560) by
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 (reigned 1556–1605).
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Tata Motors Limited (NYSE: TTM), an India-based automaker, has opened its new commercial vehicle dealership facility at Firozabad, India, on Tuesday.
Another team, which went to Firozabad to conduct a raid at his wife's house talked to the neighbours and had to return because that house was locked as well.
Quetta -- As many as 2 persons were killed on Tuesday near Sabzal Road in Firozabad here in firing by unknown assailants.
Thiruvananthapuram: A team of Kerala police travelled as far as 2,500km from Kottayam district to Firozabad in Uttar Pradesh state to arrest Narendar, the suspect in the murder of three members of a family who were running a laundry unit in Kottayam on May 17.
The areas covered during the exercise, he said included Liaqutabad, Gulberg, Nazimabad, North Nazimabad, New Karachi, Saddar, SITE, Orangi Town, Baldia, Manghopir, Civil Lines, Firozabad, Gulzar e Hijri, Malir and certain areas of district east.
They had created such situation in Firozabad during elections also.
Opposition parties in Uttar Pradesh lambasted at the Firozabad police authorities on Tuesday for attacking women protestors with lathis, knocking down some of them when they were protesting against an accident on a highway.
A police official told The Frontier Post that the bomb, containing ball bearings, went off when the women come out of Rickshaw in the remits of Firozabad Police station.
YENy DELHy (CyHAN)- A shop at Jalesar Road under the Uttar police station area in Firozabad caught a massive fire, causing a loss worth millions.
The bus continued along a highway near Firozabad in the state for several hundred meters before overturning, the report added.
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Aman's wife Sara Tripathi died in a road accident in Firozabad on Wednesday.