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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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I have long assumed that this dramatic cessation of Asmaka productions at Ajanta was directly paralleled at Aurangabad, and that there, just as at Ajanta, work on the developing caves suddenly broke off in 478, the traumatic year following Harisena's death.
Wilfried Aulbur, Managing Director and CEO of Mercedes-Benz India added: "Today we have fulfilled the dream of almost 150 individuals in Aurangabad who aspire for the Mercedes brand and I am sure there are others who would be inspired as well.
In a picture, which was widely circulated on the social media platforms, three unidentified men are seen removing the name from the board at the Aurangabad railway station.
Aurangabad civil surgeon Dr Surendra Prasad Singh confirmed that at least 25 people died due to heatwave in the district.
Aurangabad (Bihar) [India], Oct 23 ( ANI ): One school student died while 20 others were injured after their bus collided with a truck on late Monday night in Bihar's Aurangabad district.
Aurangabad (Maharashtra) [India], May 12 ( ANI ): Section 144 has been imposed and Police have been deployed in Maharashtra's Aurangabad after clashes broke out between two groups Friday night.
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Recently, communal clashes, which broke out between two groups in Bhagalpur and Aurangabad on the occasion of Ram Navami, spilled over to other parts of the state after miscreants vandalised a Hanuman idol in Nawada.
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Summary: Aurangabad (Maharashtra) [India], Mar 07 (ANI): At least 12 policemen were injured after a clash broke out between locals and police forces on Wednesday over garbage dumping in Maharashtra's Aurangabad.
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Summary: Aurangabad (Bihar) [India], September 22 (ANI): A doctor on Friday was assaulted by police for not giving way to a cop vehicle in Bihar's Aurangabad.