As of 2011 Vadodara had a population of almost 2.2 million people. The city is the site of the Lakshmi Vilas Palace, the residence of the Maharaja of Baroda and the royal family; and his erstwhile Darbar. It is also the home of the Maharaja Sayajirao University of Baroda (Vadodara), the largest university in Gujarat. An important industrial, cultural and educational hub of western India, the city houses several institutions of national and regional importance while its major industries include petrochemicals, engineering, chemicals, pharmaceuticals, plastics, IT and foreign exchange services amongst others.
Vadodara. A gang of nine fraudsters were nabbed by Vadodara ... They returned to Vadodara as Solanki told Suresh that due to rough weather, the stock cannot be exposed to atmosphere so the person will bring it to Savli and the remaining amount of Rs 2 crore can be paid to him then.
A combination of irregular rains and warm weather has led mosquitoes to swarm into our homes. What is worrying health authorities in Ahmedabad and in cities such as Vadodara and Rajkot is the prospect of concurrent infections of two vector-borne diseases in an individual.
Rajkot/Vadodara. Heavy downpour lashed Rajkot and Vadodara on Sunday resulting in waterlogging in many parts of the two cities ... In Vadodara, the skies were overcast since morning and the weather department had predicted rain ... According to weather officials, Vadodara city received 20mm of rain within an hour on Sunday.
"Hundreds of passengers, pilots, cabin crew, engineers, and ground staff were left in a lurch for over 10 hours as timely decision to shut down the Mumbai airport and those like Vadodara in Gujarat was not taken even when weather report showed severe cyclonic winds for the ...
Vadodara... The official count of birds conducted by the forest department on Friday recorded presence of 62,570 birds of 133 species at the sprawling lake about 40 km from Vadodara city ... Hence, we couldn’t spot a large number of birds in the lake in this census,” said Baldevsinh Waghela, divisional forest officer (wildlife), Vadodara.