Nandambakkam http://chennai-in-focus.com/taxonomy/term/176 en Meteorological Center http://chennai-in-focus.com/meteorological-center <span class="field field--name-title field--type-string field--label-hidden">Meteorological Center</span> <div id="flexslider-3" class="flexslider optionset-default imagestyle-flexslider-full"> <ul class="slides"> <li> <img src="/sites/default/files/styles/flexslider_full/public/2018-06/Regional-Meteorological-Center-1.jpg?itok=1b6dKRoB" width="1000" height="750" alt="Regional Meteorological Center Chennai" typeof="foaf:Image" class="image-style-flexslider-full" /> <div class="flex-caption"></div> </li> <li> <img src="/sites/default/files/styles/flexslider_full/public/2018-06/Regional-Meteorological-Center-2.jpg?itok=9ysBEfpJ" width="1000" height="750" alt="Regional Meteorological Center Chennai" typeof="foaf:Image" class="image-style-flexslider-full" /> <div class="flex-caption"></div> </li> <li> <img src="/sites/default/files/styles/flexslider_full/public/2018-06/Regional-Meteorological-Center-3.jpg?itok=iszlQV9O" width="1000" height="750" alt="Regional Meteorological Center Chennai" typeof="foaf:Image" class="image-style-flexslider-full" /> <div class="flex-caption"></div> </li> <li> <img src="/sites/default/files/styles/flexslider_full/public/2018-06/Regional-Meteorological-Center-4.jpg?itok=fGSUqrkg" width="1000" height="750" alt="Regional Meteorological Center Chennai" typeof="foaf:Image" class="image-style-flexslider-full" /> <div class="flex-caption"></div> </li> </ul> </div> <span class="field field--name-uid field--type-entity-reference field--label-hidden"><span lang="" about="/user/1" typeof="schema:Person" property="schema:name" datatype="">admin</span></span> <span class="field field--name-created field--type-created field--label-hidden">Thu, 06/28/2018 - 12:07</span> <div class="clearfix text-formatted field field--name-body field--type-text-with-summary field--label-hidden field__item"><p>India Meteorological Department (IMD) was established in 1875. It is the National Meteorological Service in India and is the principal government agency in all matters relating to Meteorology, Seismology and allied subjects. For administrative control and technical operations, six Regional Meteorological Centres (RMCs) function with their headquarters at Kolkatta, Chennai, Guwahati, Mumbai, Nagpur and New Delhi. </p> <p>Regional Meteorological Centre at Chennai is responsible for the weather related activities of Southern Peninsula comprising of the states of Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka, Kerala, Tamilnadu and the Union Territories of Lakshadweep Islands and Puducherry.</p></div> <div class="clearfix text-formatted field field--name-field-map field--type-text-with-summary field--label-visually_hidden"> <div class="field__label visually-hidden">Map</div> <div class="field__item"></div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-external-link field--type-link field--label-visually_hidden"> <div class="field__label visually-hidden">External Link</div> <div class="field__items"> <div class="field__item"><a href="http://www.imdchennai.gov.in">Meteorology</a></div> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-tags field--type-entity-reference field--label-visually_hidden"> <div class="field__label visually-hidden">Location</div> <div class="field__items"> <div class="field__item"><a href="/taxonomy/term/176" hreflang="en">Nandambakkam</a></div> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-category field--type-entity-reference field--label-visually_hidden"> <div class="field__label visually-hidden">Category</div> <div class="field__items"> <div class="field__item"><a href="/taxonomy/term/325" hreflang="en">Government</a></div> </div> </div> Thu, 28 Jun 2018 06:37:17 +0000 admin 77 at http://chennai-in-focus.com Madras War Cemetery http://chennai-in-focus.com/madras-war-cemetery <span class="field field--name-title field--type-string field--label-hidden">Madras War Cemetery</span> <div id="flexslider-8" class="flexslider optionset-default imagestyle-flexslider-full"> <ul class="slides"> <li> <img src="/sites/default/files/styles/flexslider_full/public/2018-06/IMG_0113_0.jpg?itok=PDLOST_w" width="1000" height="750" alt="Madras War Cemetery" typeof="foaf:Image" class="image-style-flexslider-full" /> <div class="flex-caption"></div> </li> <li> <img src="/sites/default/files/styles/flexslider_full/public/2018-06/IMG_7989.jpg?itok=k9Fz5oTX" width="1000" height="750" alt="Madras War Cemetery" typeof="foaf:Image" class="image-style-flexslider-full" /> <div class="flex-caption"></div> </li> <li> <img src="/sites/default/files/styles/flexslider_full/public/2018-06/IMG_7500.jpg?itok=DRryjr-O" width="1000" height="750" alt="Madras War Cemetery" typeof="foaf:Image" class="image-style-flexslider-full" /> <div class="flex-caption"></div> </li> <li> <img src="/sites/default/files/styles/flexslider_full/public/2018-06/IMG_8886.jpg?itok=mvNEzlb6" width="1000" height="750" alt="Madras War Cemetery" typeof="foaf:Image" class="image-style-flexslider-full" /> <div class="flex-caption"></div> </li> <li> <img src="/sites/default/files/styles/flexslider_full/public/2018-06/_MG_0168.jpg?itok=QJplA8VW" width="1000" height="750" alt="Madras War Cemetery" typeof="foaf:Image" class="image-style-flexslider-full" /> <div class="flex-caption"></div> </li> <li> <img src="/sites/default/files/styles/flexslider_full/public/2018-06/_MG_0235.jpg?itok=z_AtgKwn" width="1000" height="750" alt="Madras War Cemetery" typeof="foaf:Image" class="image-style-flexslider-full" /> <div class="flex-caption"></div> </li> <li> <img src="/sites/default/files/styles/flexslider_full/public/2018-06/_MG_0268.jpg?itok=kU8QJ7ra" width="1000" height="750" alt="Madras War Cemetery" typeof="foaf:Image" class="image-style-flexslider-full" /> <div class="flex-caption"></div> </li> <li> <img src="/sites/default/files/styles/flexslider_full/public/2018-06/_MG_0280.jpg?itok=ZijyGNK9" width="1000" height="750" alt="Madras War Cemetery" typeof="foaf:Image" class="image-style-flexslider-full" /> <div class="flex-caption"></div> </li> <li> <img src="/sites/default/files/styles/flexslider_full/public/2018-06/IMG_4430.jpg?itok=KX5gb7NS" width="1000" height="750" alt="Madras War Cemetery" typeof="foaf:Image" class="image-style-flexslider-full" /> <div class="flex-caption"></div> </li> </ul> </div> <span class="field field--name-uid field--type-entity-reference field--label-hidden"><span lang="" about="/user/1" typeof="schema:Person" property="schema:name" datatype="">admin</span></span> <span class="field field--name-created field--type-created field--label-hidden">Thu, 06/21/2018 - 13:46</span> <div class="clearfix text-formatted field field--name-body field--type-text-with-summary field--label-hidden field__item"><p>Madras War Cemetery is a war cemetery and a memorial in Nandambakkam, Chennai (Madras), Tamil Nadu, India, created to receive Second World War graves from many civil and cantonment cemeteries in the south and east of India where their permanent maintenance could not be assured. The cemetery contains 856 Commonwealth burials of the Second World War. It was established in 1952 by the Imperial War Graves Commission, now known as the Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC), to pay tribute to the men and women who sacrificed their lives in World War II. It is currently maintained by the CWGC in partnership with Government of India</p></div> <div class="clearfix text-formatted field field--name-field-map field--type-text-with-summary field--label-visually_hidden"> <div class="field__label visually-hidden">Map</div> <div class="field__item"></div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-external-link field--type-link field--label-visually_hidden"> <div class="field__label visually-hidden">External Link</div> <div class="field__items"> <div class="field__item"><a href="https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Madras_War_Cemetery">Madras War Cemetery</a></div> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-tags field--type-entity-reference field--label-visually_hidden"> <div class="field__label visually-hidden">Location</div> <div class="field__items"> <div class="field__item"><a href="/taxonomy/term/176" hreflang="en">Nandambakkam</a></div> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-category field--type-entity-reference field--label-visually_hidden"> <div class="field__label visually-hidden">Category</div> <div class="field__items"> <div class="field__item"><a href="/taxonomy/term/329" hreflang="en">Monument </a></div> </div> </div> Thu, 21 Jun 2018 08:16:54 +0000 admin 30 at http://chennai-in-focus.com