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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Madras_State

Madras State was a state in the Republic of India. At the time of its formation in 1950, it included ... During this time Potti Sriramulu called for a separate state named Andhra and went on an unconditional fast until his goal was achieved. .... Kamaraj made the best use of the funds available through the Five-Year Plans and ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Madras_Bashai

Madras Bashai மெட்ராஸ் பாஷ (Madras Slang) is a cockney of Tamil language and ... Dhūddū (துட்டு), Dabbū (டப்பு), Money, Derived from Telugu. Galeeju (கலீஜு), Yucky, Derived from the Urdu word, Galeez.

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chennai

Chennai is the capital of the Indian state of Tamil Nadu. Located on the Coromandel Coast off ... The name Madras originated even before the British presence was established in India. ...... Town, who offered loans as well as accepted money deposits from the public, in addition to offering loans to the agricultural labourers.

www.quora.com/Why-was-the-city-Madras-renamed-Chennai-What-does-the-name-Chennai-in-Tamil-mean

The city of Madras always had a local name right from its inception. It was called Madras by British but it was also called Chennaipattinam by local populati...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_Chennai

Chennai, formerly known as Madras is the capital of the state of Tamil Nadu and is India's fourth .... The main difficulty, among the English those days, was lack of money. In February 1640, Day and Cogan, .... Madras was the capital of the Madras Presidency, also called Madras Province. Bazaar at Madras, from The Graphic, ...

www.thehindu.com/thehindu/mag/2003/01/26/stories/2003012600160200.htm

Jan 26, 2003 ... He was to stay in Chennai (Madras) for three weeks before setting out .... know the names of those who subscribed for you but the money was ...

www.thehindu.com/features/kids/story-of-madras/article5041625.ece

Aug 20, 2013 ... Madras in South India was a port town ideally situated on the Coromandel Coast off the Bay of Bengal. The city as we know it today started as ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Madras_Presidency

The Madras Presidency, or the Presidency of Fort St. George and also known as Madras ..... The mirasidars were required to donate a certain amount of money known as ... In 1833, Lord William Bentinck implemented a new system called the  ...

www.thoughtco.com/india-place-name-changes-1435546

Mar 3, 2017 ... Many of these changes to city names were done to make those names ... The name Madras (shortened from Madraspattinam) also has links to ...