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Tuesday, February 17, 2015

NEW NAMES TO SOME OLD PLACES


Over a period of time, the names to some old countries/cities/towns have been changed. Here is the update :

Old             New

Bombay     Mumbai
Calcutta     Kolkata
Madras      Chennai
Cochin       Kochi
Calicut       Kozhikode
Quilon        Kollam
Tanjore      Tanjavur
Burma        Myanmar
Carnatic     Karnatak
Poona         Pune

        

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