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The name Chennai originates from the word Chennapattinam or Chennapattanam or even Chinnupattanam. It is named after Chinnu the Great town, which had developed near Fort St. George. The British built this fort in 1640. Chennai is the fourth larges...

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History Of Chennai - Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia

Chennai, formerly known as Madras, is the capital of the state of Tamil Nadu and is India's fourth largest city. 1 It is located on the Coromandel Coast of the Bay of Bengal. With an estimated population of 8.9 million (2014), the 400-year-old cit...

Madras History - Culture, Religion And Lifestyle In Madras

After India gained independence in 1947, Chennai became the capital of Madras State. In 1969 Madras state was renamed as state of Tamil Nadu. In 2004, An 'Indian Ocean Tsunami' altered the coastline of Chennai permanently, killing many and leavin...

University Of Madras - Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia

The University of Madras (Tamil: ; informally known as Madras University) is a public state university in Chennai, Tamil Nadu. 1 Established in 1857, it is one of the oldest and premier universities in India. The university was incorporated by an ...

Interesting Facts About Chennai

Chennai holds the colonial past and is an important city of South India. It was previously known as Madras. Go through the article to know some of the interesting facts about Chennai, India. Chennai, the capital city of Tamil Nadu is sited on the ...

Welcome To Madras Cricket Club

Cricket was his religion and the Madras Cricket Club was his Church, it was said of one of its most illustrious members since its inception in 1846. how well the description would have fit so many before and after him! Inextricably entwined with t...

Demographics Of Chennai - Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia

Chennai, along with Mumbai, Delhi and Kolkata, is one of the few Indian cities that are home to a diverse population of ethno-religious communities. 1 According to the 2011 census Chennai then had a total population of 4,681,087 at a density of 26...

Healthcare In Chennai - Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia

Healthcare in Chennai is provided by both government-run and private hospitals. Chennai attracts about 45 percent of health tourists from abroad arriving in the country and 30 to 40 percent of domestic health tourists. 1 The city has been termed I...

Adyar Cancer Institute - Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia

Adyar Cancer Institute is a cancer specialty hospital situated in the city of Chennai, India; founded by Dr. Muthulakshmi Reddy on June 18, 1954 on the land donated by Mr. S. K. Puniyakoti Mudaliar. The institute has been rated by the World Health...

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