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Parsi woman married outside community granted right to enter fire temple

In a landmark decision by the Supreme Court, a Parsi woman, who was barred from entering fire temples and Towers of Silence after marrying outside the community, was on Thursday granted the right......

A race to save the Parsis

From dating apps to events, the shrinking community is innovating ways to encourage the young to marry within the faith, reports Ranjita Ganesan. IMAGE: The Zoroastrian population has seen a......

Bengaluru cops bar Togadia's speech from being aired

Hours after Vishwa Hindu Parsi said it had arranged to telecast live it’s leader Praveen Togadia’s speech through video-conferencing at the 'Hindu Virat Samavesha' in Bengaluru on......

No thank you, the Parsis can save themselves

‘Be responsible, don’t use a condom tonight’ goes an advertising campaign that is an insult to the intelligence of a community that is by no means ignorant or illiterate, says......

Parsi earning Rs 90K a month is poor: Parsi punchayet

The Planning Commission may find those earning more than Rs 32 a day ineligible to qualify as poor but for Mumbai's tiny but affluent Parsi community a "poor Parsi" is one who makes up to Rs 90,000......

Closure 'rumour' sees patrons rush to Parsi Dairy Farm

Of late, the Mumbai-based Parsi Dairy Farm appears to be unwittingly milking the benefits of what it dismisses as a rumour-based report. Visits to the 99-year-old establishment tripled after a......

'Jiyo Parsi Jiyo,' India Inc needs you too!

While the Tata Group is India’s largest conglomerate, the Wadia Group is also one of the oldest corporate houses in India. It will be no exageration to say that Godrej is one of the most......

My successor will not be anti-Parsi or pro-Parsi: Tata

Dismissing all suggestions that only a Parsi with a Tata name would succeed him, Tata Group chairman Ratan Tata on Monday said that the new incumbent would neither be a pro-Parsi nor an anti-Parsi,......

To house or not to house?

It may be all quiet at Kappawalla Agiary, in Mumbai's Tardeo, but all's certainly not well. The Parsi fire temple (agiary) is currently the object of contention in a tug-of-war between its trustees......

Bollywood's Parsi power!

And no, says Sukanya Verma, the list doesn't start and stop with Boman Irani! Often caricatured on celluloid, there's more to the small but solid Parsi community than quirks and accent. Quite a few......

'With all the love pouring in, our Parsi tribe has increased!'

A look at the top tweets from your favourite Bollywood celebrities: Bollywood tweeted their wishes to their fans on the Parsi New Year: Boman Irani: Saal Mubarak to one and all! We may be just a......

Stars celebrate Parsi New Year

Here's what your favourite Bollywood celebrities are tweeting. On the occasion of Navroze, the Parsi New Year, Bollywood stars tweeted their wishes: Ameesha Patel: ‘Wishing all the parsis......

Boman Irani's son's wedding pictures

Boman Irani's son Danesh got married to Reah Cama in a traditional Parsi wedding at the agiary in Colaba, South Mumbai, on November 17. The happy family poses for a picture here: Boman, Reah,......

First Look: Where Aamir, Rani are shooting

Aamir Khan and Rani Mukerji are secretly shooting a film inside an old Parsi building in the Five Gardens area in Dadar, central Mumbai. The old building apparently provides the best backdrop......
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On Navroz, President, PM greet Parsi community

New Delhi, March 21 - President Ram Nath Kovind and Prime Minister Narendra Modi extended Navroz greetings to the Parsi community on Wednesday.... ...
Differentiate between refugees and infiltrators, RSS on Rohingyas

Noting Swami Vivekananda termed India as shelter for all religions,a senior RSS leader on Sunday said that the country had admitted Jews, Parsis... ...
“I’ve not wept so much for anyone since my parents passed away,” says Asha Parekh on the passing of her BFF Shammi

Shammi Aunty,as she was universally known in the film industry, passed away quietly on Tuesday morning at the age of 89. She had no relatives... ...
The photo diary of a Pakistani blogger who visited India

Be prepared for some overdose of all things Indian! Dubai-based Pakistani food and lifestyle blogger Sarah Rizvi was in India for a wedding. She... ...
Cultural Grief

CHANDRAHAS CHOUDHURY’S Clouds chooses to tell two stories instead of one. The two halves are told in alternating chapters, and they never... ...

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