Chennai
Chennai

Chennai

Chennai (Tamil: சென்னை ), formerly known as Madras, the capital city of the Indian state of Tamil Nadu

geographical area, settlement, area within a nation, city, administrative area within a nation, town or city, populated place, indian city, university city

Location
India, Tamil Nadu, Kanchipuram district, Chennai district, Tiruvallur district
Location of
The Hindu; Anna University; Ashok Leyland; SpiceJet; Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam;  …
Country, Time Zone Area
India
Population
4,616,639; 4,353,000
Website
http://www.chennaicorporation.gov.in
Area
181.06 square kilometres
Births
A. R. Rahman, Padma Lakshmi, Joseph Vijay, Saravanan Sivakumar, Trisha Krishnan,  …
Capital of
Tamil Nadu, Legislature of Tamil Nadu
Origin of
A. R. Rahman, Yuvan Shankar Raja, Harris Jayaraj, Karthik, Vidyasagar,  …
Elevation
6 metres
Wikipedia Page
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chennai
Contents
Ashok Leyland; SpiceJet; Paramount Airways; Indian Overseas Bank; TVS Motors;  …
Closest Airport
Chennai International Airport
Deaths
Srinivasa Ramanujan; Thomas the Apostle; M. G. Ramachandran; Silk Smitha; Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan;  …
Coordinates
13°05'02"N, 13°04'051.6"N, 13°05'23"N, 80°16'12"E, 80°16'026.4"E
End of
East Coast Road, National Highway 205, National Highway 5, Bangalore Chennai Expressway, National Highway 4
Nearest Settlement of
Chennai International Airport, Porur Lake
Borders
Kanchipuram, Chengalpattu, Pulicat Lake, Tiruvallur
Residents
M.I.A., A. R. Rahman, Padma Lakshmi, Joseph Vijay, Pete Best,  …
Nearest City to
Guindy National Park, Point Calimere Wildlife and Bird Sanctuary, Vedanthangal Bird Sanctuary, Brahmadesam
The Area Served By
The Indian Stammering Association, BHUMI
Mouth of
Subarnarekha
Class
administrative area within a nation, university city, indian city, populated place, town or city,  …
Featured in
Baraka
Former Name
"Madras"
Gns Unique Feature Identifier
"-2103041"
Founded here
Indian Overseas Bank, University of Madras, Indian Bank, Madras Rubber Factory, Subhiksha,  …
Freebase ID
"/guid/9202a8c04000641f800000000005a331"
Open Calais URI
http://d.opencalais.com/er/geo/city/ralg-geo1/f3c7eb65-047b-ed1b-8fd5-dfa094e21f9e
Related Websites
https://spreadsheets.google.com/embeddedform?formkey=dDlTOFphZENsME5Ya05KMDdPYmRqNUE6MQ, http://www.chennaicorporation.gov.in, http://birlaa.com/2010/02/27/pvr-chennai-pvr-cinemas-booking-opens-on-march-5, http://www.lifeinchennai.com/chennai_helpline.htm, http://www.lifeinchennai.com,  …
Visited by
Indira Gandhi
Raised
Viswanathan Anand, Kamla Bhatt
GeoNames URL
http://sws.geonames.org/1264527/
DBPedia URI
http://dbpedia.org/resource/Chennai
Newspapers
The Hindu, Rajasthan Patrika, Malai Malar
Met Office ID
"2376"
Aliases
"at chennai", "in chennai", "chennai"
Rare Terms
"madras city", "tamizhagam", "madras"
Things Running Through
East Coast Elevated Expressway
Freebase Primary MID
"/m/0c8tk"

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