The making of Chennai Metro
May 8, 2012
For the city’s maiden metro, Chennai is altering its landmarks. A snapshot of hectic construction activities, traffic diversions and implications connected with the Chennai Metro Railway network.
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The Hindu presents the all-new Young World
Animal planet in Chennai
With Madras Corporation taking charge by 1866, the Madras Zoo as it was called, became the country’s first public zoo to be formed.
Purasawalkam: From old town to shopping hub
Vellala Street off Purasawalkam High Road mirrors the metamorphosis that the once quaint neighbourhood has undergone over the past three decades.
Tambaram: A suburb older than Madras itself
It is a little-known fact that the southern suburb of Tambaram is older than Madras itself.