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In the News (Wed 19 Jun 19)

  
  Rotary Club of Meenambakkam
RC Meenambakkam has a reputation for recognizing the most deserving achievers with “For the Sake of Honour Award”, the highest award by a Rotary Club.
This year, this award was conferred on a towering personality who has dedicated his life for the cause of justice to the downtrodden.
RC Meenambakkam was the lead club under the guidance of the Assistant Governor of the region Rtn.C.R.Raju.
rcmeenambakkam.wordpress.com   (833 words)

  
  Eelam Army chief held for Chennai blast
The Meenambakkam blast, their first case of subversion, however had occurred by accident.
The bombs were placed in a plane bound for Lanka aiming a blast at Lanka airport by the accused Kathiresan.
The Air Lanka flight took off from the Meenambakkam airport around 8.15 PM As the plan did not succeed, the accused who were watching the whole incident from within the airport, went to Guindy and made repeated calls warning the airport authorities about the bombs in the luggage.
www.expressindia.com /ie/daily/19980208/03950624.html   (577 words)

  
 The Hindu : 2 killed as milk van rams car at Meenambakkam
At Meenambakkam on the GST Road, a recklessly-driven milk van on its way to Tambaram, lost control and dashed against the centre median.
The van mounted the median, crossed to the other side and rammed the oncoming car in which Ramaneshwari was travelling.
Her relatives turned up at the Meenambakkam police station in large numbers.
www.hinduonnet.com /2003/05/24/stories/2003052405480300.htm   (482 words)

  
 JAIN COMMISSION REPORT VOLUME 5 CHAPTER 17
This incident starkly brought to light the fact that due to militant activities of Sri Lankan Tamil groups, there was a grave danger to the lives of the Indian public themselves though they were, till then, not a target of these groups.
there was a powerful bomb blast at the Meenambakkam airport, which caused the death of 30 persons who were at the airport, injured several and caused extensive damage worth Rs.50 lakhs.
During the course of the conspiracy, the accused purchased explosives in the form of gelatine from Palayamkottai.
www.india-today.com /jain/vol5/chap17.html   (1322 words)

  
 Welcome to echariot Issue 38   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
He said after his experience earlier as editor of printed chariot couple of times, charioting the e-chariot with the help of mouse, is very smooth.
Secy of Meenambakkam Club gave a, brief talk about the bulletin and applauded the efforts of the editor for taking off month after month.
He pointed out that quality is important for such reporting president of Meenambakkam Club in his vote of thanks appreciated the consistent quality of layout, getups and contents of e-Chariot.
www.rcmsouthwest.org /eChariot%20Previous%20Ones/chariot38-1.htm   (371 words)

  
 Tamil Nadu Hotels, India | CruisingIndia.com, your India Travel Guide
Near all India Radio and Santhome Cathedral Church, 20 km from the Meenambakkam Airport, 5 km from the Central railway station, and 3 km from the Parrys Corner bus stand.
Walkable distance to Central railway station, 18 km from the Meenambakkam Airport, 0.2 km from the Central railway station, and 1 km from the Parrys bus stand.
Near Mahabalipuram and MGM theames park, 33 km from the Meenambakkam International Airport, 27 km from the Chennai Central railway station, and 0.1 km from the Muttukadu ECR bus stand.
www.cruisingindia.com /document/tamil-nadu/hotels-in-tamil-nadu   (3306 words)

  
 The Hindu : That journey up the escalator
I take a good look into the Chennai night, wave goodbye to family and friends and push my trolley into the check-in area, accompanied by my parents, who have managed to secure the visitor's pass with enormous difficulty.
Meenambakkam airport, now boasts of a crowd comparable to that of Central station, the last minute hustle and activities in the airport is as good as what Central station can offer.
The only comforting thought is the hope of another landing back into Meenambakkam, which undoubtedly sends the heart leaping with joy.
www.hinduonnet.com /thehindu/2001/05/17/stories/1317046c.htm   (732 words)

  
 Meenambakkam - Meenambakkam Area - Meenambakkam Region - Meenambakkam Locality - Chennai
Meenambakkam, considered a s the gateway to the south is located in the southern outskirts of the Chennai city.
The suburb of Meenambakkam is about 15 kms from the city center taken as George Town.
The Madras Airport, featuring national and international terminals are located within the premises of Meenambakkam.
www.chennailine.com /areas/meenambakkam.html   (365 words)

  
 Sightseeing   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
The Santhome Cathedral Church built in 1504, then rebuilt in neo-Gothic style in 1893, this Roman Catholic Church near Kapaleeshwarar temple is said to house the remains of St. Thomas the Apostle.
St. Thomas Mount situated near the Meenambakkam airport, is the place where the apostle is said to have been killed.
St. Thomas is believed to have lived in Little Mount Shrine (a tiny cave) when he came to India around 58 A.D. Known locally as Chinnamalai, the cave is entered via the Portuguese Church that was built in 1551.
www.india-travel.com /tamilnadu/sightchen.htm   (699 words)

  
 The Hindu : MTC buses collide, traffic hit
According to police sources, the accident occurred when the driver of the Express MTC bus proceeding to Guduvanchery from T. Nagar jumped the centre median when he applied the brakes to avoid colliding with a lorry ahead of it.
Further, another MTC bus had to be parked on the side of the GST Road, close to the accident spot as one of its tyres had burst, adding to the confusion.
Though movement of traffic resumed at Meenambakkam the situation at the Kathipara junction was chaotic.
www.thehindu.com /2003/07/11/stories/2003071110540300.htm   (452 words)

  
 Cheap flights to Madras with consolidators airfare
Madras Airport is the third biggest air travel gateway into India and also a very significant air cargo terminus for the country.
Madras airport consists out of the Anna International Terminal and the Kamarajar Domestic Terminal, together situated in Meenambakkam, Tirisulam.
Use the Pre-Paid Taxi-Desk inside the arrival terminal and steer clear of the taxi touts waiting outside the arrival hall, taxis need 30 minutes to Chennai (Madras) center.
www.thaipro.com /flights/cheap-madras-flights.htm   (911 words)

  
 Rotary Club of Chennai Kilpauk: February 2005
Peggy, Kel and Sarah at the Meenambakkam airport,...
Peggy, Kel and Sarah at the Meenambakkam airport, Chennai on the evening of 19th February 2005.
They are here on a visit to see Tsunami affected areas and to understand first ahnd the needs of the people and how they can be of help.
rcck.blogspot.com /2005_02_01_rcck_archive.html   (846 words)

  
 CHENNAI - The gateway of South India, hotels in chennai, madras, santhome, little munt, kapaleeswarar, fort museum, ...
While moving around in the city one cannot overlook the obvious British influence which is so evident in the various cathedrals, buildings in Indo-Saracenic style of architecture, wide tree lined avenues… the undeniable English legacy but Chennai has retained its traditional Tamil Hindu culture.
The domestic terminal, Kamarajar National Terminal and the Aringar Anna International Terminal are situated in a large complex at Trisoolam in Meenambakkam, 18 km from the city centre.
, Situated near the Meenambakkam airport, is the place where the apostle is said to have been killed.
www.visit-indya.com /cities/chennai.html   (600 words)

  
 Indian Railways - Discussions Board(Connecting Tirusoolam RS with Airport by underground)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Where as Trisulam is only one of it's kind of suburban station in India which services the Airport, (Meenambakkam used to earlier), it is indeed pathetic that inter linking facility does not exist.
Imagine a passenger having a strolly decides to board a train after escaping the hunting auto drivers, the very though of crossing the road over there is nightmarish.
It is indeed convenient for a passenger who has light luggage decides to board a train after escaping the hunting auto drivers.
www.irsuggestions.org /asplistthread2.asp?Id=67125   (958 words)

  
 The Hindu Business Line : IOC plans Chennai-Bangalore petro products pipeline
In the first stage, this pipeline project will have a capacity of 1.8 million tonnes a year and by 2010, when it will be fully completed with a pumping station at Asanur, the capacity will go up to 2.3 mt.
ATF consumption at Meenambakkam had increased from 700 kilolitres a day to 1,000 kl now, thus justifying a pipeline.
Noting that private petroleum companies were getting aggressive in the retail sector, Mr Kannan said IOC would also expand its retail presence throughout the country and open a little over 1,000 outlets this year.
www.thehindubusinessline.com /2005/07/19/stories/2005071902020200.htm   (561 words)

  
 Chromepet - Encyclopedia Glossary Meaning Explanation Chromepet   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Chrompet is a township in the southern part of Chennai where people from a heterogeneous culture live in harmony.
The town is very near to Tambaram and the Anna international airport, Meenambakkam.
Chrompet has its own telephone exchange and it is very close to the Madras Export Processing Zone (MEPZ).
www.encyclopedia-glossary.com /en/Chromepet.html   (395 words)

  
 Indian Coast Guard Air Wing   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
It was first formed on 2 April 1990 (some sources say 10 April) with one Do 228 and two pilots at Meenambakkam airport.
By 28 April 1991 (or 26 April), when it was formally commisioned, it had 4 Do 228s and had moved to the newly opened ICG air station at Meenambakkam.
The unit role is maritime patrol along the Eastern coast of India.
www.aeroflight.co.uk /waf/aa-asia/india/cgas_744.htm   (93 words)

  
 Madras HC upholds tribunal order in favour of AAI loaders
THE Madras High Court has upheld the order of the Industrial Tribunal, Chennai, asking the Airports Authority of India (AAI), Chennai, to absorb loaders deployed as casual labour at its cargo division in the Meenambakkam Airport and regularise their services prospectively from December 1994.
The AAI (earlier International Airports Authority of India) (1st respondent) engaged Airfreight Private Ltd as contractor for supplying workers, and the private company employed 90 workers who were deputed to work on loading and loading cargo in the Meenambakkam Airport since 1978.
Their work was directly supervised by the AAI though the monthly pay was paid by the private company.
www.blonnet.com /2001/11/30/stories/143019e6.htm   (641 words)

  
 Rotary Club of Madras Coromandel   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Some time in the month of July 1988, an idea of extending Rotary activities for the benefit of the East Coast Community covering Adyar, Besant Nagar, Thiruvanmiyur and Southern outskirts of Madras City emanated from Rtn.
Krishnan V. Chari of Meenambakkam Club while strolling on the Silver Sands of Besant Nagar.
The provisional Rotary Club of Madras Coromandel was thus inaugurated on 23rd October 1988 by Rtn.
www.rotarymadrascoromandel.com /clubhistory.html   (2086 words)

  
 News   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Mukti, a voluntary organization in Chennai, manufactures prosthetic devices made of high-density polyethylene like artificial limbs, callipers, spinal braces, splints (for children with cerebral palsy) at their unit at Station Road, Meenambakkam.
What makes Mukti's artificial legs, callipers and braces unlike the bulky and unwieldy designs prescribed in Government hospitals is their lightness, flexibility and sturdiness.
The organisation has been steadily lending a helping hand and giving a leg up to the hundreds of amputees, polio, leprosy and accident victims, who find their way to Meenambakkam.
www.disabilityindia.org /mukti.cfm   (240 words)

  
 Hindu Press International November 11, 2004
Earlier, the seer was brought to Chennai by the state police in a government aircraft in the wee hours of Friday.
A large number of police personnel, media persons and some devotees were also present at the old Meenambakkam airport.
Cuddalore Superintendent of Police C Premkumar, told reporters that the Shankaracharya was arrested as he had "played a significant" role in the murder of Sankararaman, Manager of Varadharaja Perumal Temple at Kancheepuram.
www.hinduismtoday.com /hpi/2004/11/11.shtml   (1094 words)

  
 The Hindu : Tamil Nadu / Chennai News : Meenambakkam, Tambaram receive mild showers
The sky remained overcast on Sunday morning, while suburbs experienced mild showers.
Meenambakkam and Tambaram witnessed mild showers on Sunday, even as Nungambakkam continued to experience sweltering heat.
Republication or redissemination of the contents of this screen are expressly prohibited without the written consent of The Hindu
www.hindu.com /2004/04/27/stories/2004042712460300.htm   (266 words)

  
 West Indies to make changes in team for second Test
Chennai: West Indies captain Carl Hooper, on Monday said that he was 'disappointed' with the performance of his team in the first Test match in Mumbai and asserted that he would be making some changes in the composition of the team for the second Test match, beginning here on October 17.
"The second Test is going to be tough, but we will take it as it comes," he said in a very brief interaction with the media at the Meenambakkam airport, on his arrival here.
Asked about the nature of the pitch at Chepauk Stadium, which has been refurbished, the West Indies skipper said he had to 'wait and see' what was in store.
www.thatscricket.com /specials/wi-quest/news/windies_hooper.html   (277 words)

  
 [No title]   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
LTTE sea tigers have never entered Indian waters for kidnapping Indian fishermen within the territory, but kidnapped them in a place far away from Indian waters on suspicion that they were intelligence personnel, Commodore Uday Narayan Chitnavis, Commander, Coast Guard Region (East), said today.
Addressing presspersons at the Coast Guard Air Station at Meenambakkam in Chennai, Chitnavis said the LTTE took Indian fishermen into custody only when they ventured deep into the seas of Mullaiteevu and Katchateevu.
The news of the Indian fishermen being taken captive by the LTTE was given to the media by other fisherfolk.
www.tamilcanadian.com /pageview.php?ID=2204&SID=125&pr_v=yes   (376 words)

  
 Pilgrimage Destinations in Chennai,Pilgrimage of Chennai,Temple of Chennai,Chennai Temple,Pilgrimage Travel to Chennai ...
Highlights of the Church are the altarpiece and a huge painting of 'The Last Supper' done a la Raphael.
A place of pilgrimage, St.Thomas Mount is located near Meenambakkam.
The paintings of "The Holy Lady and The Child" in the church and "Our Lady of Expectations" are widely believed to have been painted by St.Thomas himself.
www.chennaihub.com /pilgrimage-travel-to-chennai.html   (907 words)

  
 Sambhar Mafia - Cooked To Kill!: AMMA unveils the new “MAA”
The Hindu had reported a few weeks ago that the TN Government plans to construct a new airport in Tambaram, Chennai to meet the increasing air traffic needs of the city.
Chennai’s English eveninger News Today reports that the Central Government has given the go ahead for expansion of the current Meenambakkam airport by alloting an area north of the existing airport.
If the government had not acted now, Chennai would have probably found it difficult to compete with the likes of Bangalore and Hyderabad, which are currently in the process of constructing the new airports.
sambharmafia.blogspot.com /2005/04/amma-unveils-new-maa.html   (1128 words)

  
 Chennai Madras (Meenambakkam) International Airport (MAA) - Airport Guide
Hotel Mars (tel: (044) 2264 1523/211/286) is a cheaper hotel that is also located 3km (2 miles) from the airport.
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www.worldairportguide.com /airport/527/airport_guide/Indian-Subcontinent/Chennai-Madras-Meenambakkam-International-Airport.html   (509 words)

  
 [No title]   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
The supplies are required to be made to consignees located at RGM TTC, Meenambakkam Chennai-27.
PACKING :- Packing should be such that there is no damage to the equipment even in the worst condition of transportation and there is a provision for opening at the consignee’s end to check the materials.
In case of any contradictions between any entry in Sections I to IV as a whole and Sections V to IX as a whole of this Bid document, the same appearing in Sections I to IV shall be operative.
www.tamilnadu.dotindia.com /tenders/Tender/Colour_Xerox_TENDER.doc   (10543 words)

  
 [No title]   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
CHENNAI: Emirates Airline flight from Dubai to Singapore (EK-404) made an emergency landing at Meenambakkam airport here on Monday morning after smoke was detected in the luggage section while flying over the Indian peninsula.
All passengers (309) and 18 crew members aboard the flight had a miraculous escape after the smoke detection alert went off in the cargo section and the Boeing 777-300 was diverted to Chennai.
The safety of our passengers and crew is paramount to Emirates and will never be compromised," the airline statement added.
timesofindia.indiatimes.com /cms.dll/xml/uncomp/articleshow?msid=208460   (659 words)

  
 The Telegraph - Calcutta : Nation   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
The incident came to light when he got drunk and sought help from another friend to dispose of the body.
Chennai (PTI): A Delhi British Airways flight and a Frankfurt- Delhi Lufthansa aircraft made unscheduled landings at Meenambakkam Airport here on Thursday due to dense fog in Delhi, sources said.
The two planes, with 722 people on board, are scheduled to take off from Chennai once the visibility in Delhi airport improves.
www.telegraphindia.com /1040116/asp/nation/story_2792607.asp   (731 words)

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