Ahmedabad

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Ahmedabad, also pronounced as, Amdavad in Gujarati, is the largest city and former capital of the Indian state of Gujarat.wikipedia
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Sujata Bhatt

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Sujata Bhatt – poet and writer
Sujata Bhatt was born in Ahmedabad, Gujarat and brought up in Pune until 1968, when she emigrated to United States with her family.

Chaulukya dynasty

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The area around Ahmedabad has been inhabited since the 11th century, when it was known as Ashaval . At that time, Karna, the Chaulukya ruler of Anhilwara (modern Patan), waged a successful war against the Bhil king of Ashaval, and established a city called Karnavati on the banks of the Sabarmati.
Karnavati is identified with modern Ahmedabad by some, but this is not certain.

Divya Bhaskar

Newspapers in other languages include Divya Bhaskar, Gujarat Samachar, Sandesh, Rajasthan Patrika, Sambhaav, and Aankhodekhi.
In 2003, the Bhopal-based Bhaskar Group identified Ahmedabad, Gujarat as the city with highest potential for the fourth launch of Dainik Bhaskar outside Madhya Pradesh (MP).

Gujarat Technological University

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Gujarat Technological University, CEPT University, Nirma University, and Ahmedabad University all date from this century.
GTU is a State University with 486 affiliated colleges in its fold operating across the state of Gujarat through its five zones at Ahmedabad, Gandhinagar, Vallabh Vidyanagar, Rajkot and Surat.

Ahmad Shah I

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This area finally came under the control of his grandson Sultan Ahmed Shah in 1411 A.D. who while at the banks of Sabarmati liked the forested area for a new capital city and laid the foundation of a new walled city near Karnavati and named it Ahmedabad after the four saints in the area by the name Ahmed.
After a few days Ahmed Shah sent for and forgave Moid-ud-dín, and returned to Asáwal (future Ahmedabad).

Geet Sethi

Geet Sethi, a five-time winner of the World Professional Billiards Championship and a recipient of India's highest sporting award, the Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna, was raised in Ahmedabad.
Born in Delhi and grew up in Ahmedabad, Sethi won his first major English billiards event in 1982, the Indian National Billiards Championship (an international event despite its name), defeating Michael Ferreira, and went on to win the NBC again four years in a row, 1985–1988, and made a comeback in both 1997 and 1998 to reclaim the title.

Sabarmati River

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Ahmadabad is located on the banks of the Sabarmati River, 30 km from the state capital Gandhinagar, which is its twin city.
Ahmedabad and Gandhinagar, the commercial and political capitals of Gujarat respectively, were established on the banks of Sabarmati river.

Ela Bhatt

Ela R. Bhatt
Ela Bhatt – cooperative organizer, activist and Gandhian, founder of the Indian Self Employed Women's Association
Ela Bhatt was born in Ahmedabad in India.

Makarand Paranjape

Makarand Paranjape – poet and professor
Makarand R. Paranjape was born in 1960 in Ahmedabad, Gujarat.

Cadila Pharmaceuticals

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Ahmedabad houses other major Indian corporates such as: Rasna, Wagh Bakri, Nirma, Cadila Pharmaceuticals, and Intas Biopharmaceuticals.

Sabarmati Marathon

Sabarmati Marathon is organised every year in December–January since 2011 which have different categories like full and half marathon, 7 km dream run, 5 km run for visually challenged and 5 km wheelchair run.
Sabarmati Marathon is an annual marathon foot-race held in Ahmedabad.

Tata Consultancy Services

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The information technology industry has developed significantly in Ahmedabad, with companies such as Tata Consultancy Services opening offices in the city.
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Law Garden

Some of the most visited gardens in the city include Law Garden, Victoria Garden and Bal Vatika.
Law Garden is a public garden in the city of Ahmedabad, India.

Neha Dubey

Neha
Neha Dubey – psychotherapist and former actress
Dubey was born in Ahmedabad to Lillete Dubey and her husband Ravi, former senior vice-president, corporate communications, in the (Tata Group).

Sambhaav

Newspapers in other languages include Divya Bhaskar, Gujarat Samachar, Sandesh, Rajasthan Patrika, Sambhaav, and Aankhodekhi.
Sambhaav Metro is a newspaper in Gujarati published only from Ahmedabad (Gujarat, India), six days a week, with a day off on Sundays.

Rajasthan Patrika

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Newspapers in other languages include Divya Bhaskar, Gujarat Samachar, Sandesh, Rajasthan Patrika, Sambhaav, and Aankhodekhi.
Rajasthan Patrika prints editions in New Delhi and the seven states of Chhattisgarh (in Bilaspur, Jagdalpur and Raipur), Gujarat (in Ahmedabad and Surat), Karnataka (in Bangalore and Hubli), Madhya Pradesh (under the shorter name of Patrika in Bhopal, Gwalior, Indore, Jabalpur, Ujjain and eight other cities), Rajasthan in (Jaipur, Jodhpur, Kota, Gangapur City and 13 other cities) and in Tamil Nadu (at Chennai and Coimbatore).

Vallabhbhai Patel

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The Gandhi Smarak Sangrahalaya and the Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel National Memorial have permanent displays of photographs, documents and other articles relating to Mahatma Gandhi and Sardar Patel.
Returning to India, Patel settled in Ahmedabad and became one of the city's most successful barristers.

Viramgam Taluka

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Ahmedabad district is divided into a number of talukas (administrative divisions) including Ahmedabad taluka Barwala, Dholka, Dhandhuka, Detroj, Sanand, Bavla, Ranpur, Mandal, Viramgam and Daskroi.

Gujarat Samachar

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Newspapers in other languages include Divya Bhaskar, Gujarat Samachar, Sandesh, Rajasthan Patrika, Sambhaav, and Aankhodekhi.
It has headquarter in Ahmedabad.

Self Employed Women's Association

SEWASelf-Employed Women's AssociationSEWA Cooperative Bank
Ela Bhatt – cooperative organizer, activist and Gandhian, founder of the Indian Self Employed Women's Association
SEWA is located in Ahmedabad, India, the city where Gandhi's ashram still exists and once served to facilitate much of the Mahatma's work.

Louis Kahn

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Architects given commissions in the city included Louis Kahn, who designed the IIM-A; Le Corbusier, who designed the Shodhan and Sarabhai Villas, the Sanskar Kendra and the Mill Owner's Association Building, and Frank Lloyd Wright, who designed the administrative building of Calico Mills and the Calico Dome.
Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad, in Ahmedabad, India (1961)

Radio Mirchi

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It competes with five private local FM stations: Radio City (91.1 MHz), Red FM (93.5 MHz), My fm (94.3 MHz), Radio One (95.0 MHz), Radio Mirchi (98.3 MHz) and Mirchi Love (104 MHz).
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Maratha Empire

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During the period of Maratha Empire governance, the city became the centre of a conflict between the Peshwa of Poona and the Gaekwad of Baroda.
During the 18th century, misrule and pursuance of oppressive policies by the Marathas have been noted in the town of Ahmedabad

Detroj-Rampura

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Ahmedabad district is divided into a number of talukas (administrative divisions) including Ahmedabad taluka Barwala, Dholka, Dhandhuka, Detroj, Sanand, Bavla, Ranpur, Mandal, Viramgam and Daskroi.