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Sambhaji Brigade seeks to rename Pune to ‘Jijapur’ after Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj's mother
India

Sambhaji Brigade seeks to rename Pune to ‘Jijapur’ after Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj's mother

Sambhaji brigade, a Maratha organisation, has sought to rename Pune to "Jijapur" in a letter issued to the Maharashtra Government. The Maratha outfit claimed that since the construction of Pune city was done by Jijabai, the mother of Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj, it is appropriate to name Pune city in her name.

Government approved the renaming of 25 places in past one year; several name-change proposals still pending
India

Government approved the renaming of 25 places in past one year; several name-change proposals still pending

Allahabad and Faizabad are the latest additions to the growing list of places that have been renamed. Several proposals, including the renaming of West Bengal as 'Bangla', are pending with the central government. The process is a long-drawn one with the involvement of multiple central ministries and departments.

BJP's name-changing spree may not end soon; Sangh ideologue of yore proposed renaming India 'Hindudesh'
India

BJP's name-changing spree may not end soon; Sangh ideologue of yore proposed renaming India 'Hindudesh'

Astounding as this may sound, this renaming spree shall not remain confined to streets, towns and cities. It will eventually extend to renaming the country.

Renaming business: Why stop at Gurgaon, let's change India to 'Jambudvipa'
India

Renaming business: Why stop at Gurgaon, let's change India to 'Jambudvipa'

The name 'India,' is said to have European origins and was first used around 5th century during the time of Greek historian, Herodotus.

Gurgaon out, Gurugram in: Haryana changes name of the district, says people wanted it
India

Gurgaon out, Gurugram in: Haryana changes name of the district, says people wanted it

The Haryana government has taken a decision to rename the city of Gurgaon as Gurugram. The move was announced on Tuesday evening by the administration.

Govt revamp to continue with Modi renaming these 4 ministries
Economy

Govt revamp to continue with Modi renaming these 4 ministries

The Modi government is reportedly going to rename the ministries in keeping with their new responsibilities.

New Windows 8 file management features unveiled
News & Analysis

New Windows 8 file management features unveiled

A week back, Microsoft launched a blog, which would highlight the progress of the upcoming Windows 8 operating system.