Author: Zeba Abdin

Does the Changing the Name of a City Alter its Identity? What Happens to Development?

Reading Time: 3 minutesThe government is now contemplating of renaming Allahabad as Prayag Raj. “What’s in a name?” Sounds simple. But it triggers several complicated questions, argues Zeba, exclusively in Different Truths. A city is recognised and known for its heritage (culture, language, buildings, traditions etc.). Parallel to the increasing number of malls, shopping complexes, and fashionable eateries, […]