Your browser does not support JavaScript or it may be disabled!
 India As It Happens
Rediff Labs will showcase innovative products that rediff is working on behind the scenes.
News   |   Images
Get Realtime News
on your webpage

About 671 results for "parsi"

Parsis chip in with blue-collar work
Mumbai Mirror

Parsis chip in with blue-collar work

Top: Nozer Sutaria, Cyrus Siganporia and Hoshi Tampal volunteer for repair works in agiaries; above: A non-Parsi handyman working at the Mahella Patel Agiary in Grant Road Agiaries have to turn to non-Parsis for handyman jobs, after which the ... Mumbai Mirror, 1 day ago

239 images for parsi, 21 hours ago
Mumbai Mirror, 1 day ago
BBC, 2 days ago
Indian Express, 1 day ago
Mid Day, 1 week ago, 2 days ago
Mumbai Mirror, 1 week ago, 4 days ago
Mid Day, 4 days ago, 1 week ago

Say no to the condom: Controversial ad campaign urges Parsis to multiply

With just 40,000 Parsis left in Mumbai, the community is clearly shrinking, and has an extremely worrisome birth and death ratio, with merely 200 births and800 deaths annually. The declining numbers have been attributed mainly to late marriages, ...
 Firstpost.com3 days ago With vultures gone, Parsis turn to cremations  Asian Age3 weeks ago Why Parsis chose electric crematoriums? Because vultures are no more  Hindustan Times3 weeks ago Disappearing vultures force Parsis to abandon ancient funeral customs  Economic Times3 weeks ago

Parsi Punchayet courts controversy over flat given to wealthy homoeopath

MUMBAI: A new controversy has erupted within the Bombay Parsi Punchayet (BPP) for having allotted a large flat in Cusrow Baug, Colaba, to a wealthy homoeopathic doctor for free. Dr Farokh Master runs a successful private practice in Grant Road. In ...
 Times of India4 days ago

Focus on 'us' may script Parsi turnaround

Kolkata: Be Responsible. Don't use a condom tonight. With India bursting at the seams, there is probably only one community in the country for which this slogan holds true. And to arrest the fall in Parsi population, Jiyo Parsi, the organization ...
 Times of India4 days ago
The Hindu

Jiyo Parsi scheme treats infertile couples, raises hopes of rise in Parsi population

HYDERABAD: Jiyo Parsi! The scheme launched last year by the Union ministry of minority affairs to arrest the falling numbers of Parsis by treating infertility of couples has raised the hopes of the Hyderabadi Parsis to increase their dwindling ...
 New Indian Express1 week ago A Parsi Trupti, please  Mumbai Mirror3 weeks ago Talk like a Parsi  The Hindu1 month ago The indomitable Parsis  Business Line2 months ago

The Polymath

Of the menagerie of groups, peoples and ethnicities that made up quintessential Calcutta, the most eccentric were the Parsis and the Anglo-Indians. One uses the past tense because those communities and the city they represented have largely moved on. With the ...
 The Telegraph5 days ago

Parsi welfare organization celebrates 75th anniversary

Pune: The Poona Zarthosti Seva Mandal celebrated its 75th anniversary on Friday at Pudumjee Hall in Camp. The guest speaker for the event was Supreme Court judge Rohinton Nariman. Nariman said: "The idea of prayer is to tell one how to live. Also, ...
 Times of India6 days ago

Jiyo Parsi push to call home the stork

This tiny community has thrown up achievers by the bagful. From the Tatas, Wadias and Godrejs, Homi Bhabha, Sam Manekshaw to Bejan Daruwalla, Rohinton Mistry, Farokh Engineer, Cyrus Broacha and Boman Irani, Parsis have dazzled in every field.
 The Telegraph6 days ago
Times of India

Survival tips for Parsis at Sunday workshop

Kolkata: Come Sunday and the 500-odd Parsis in Kolkata will get together for a special workshop on problems faced by the community, one of the smallest in the country. This is an initiative by Jiyo Parsi, an effort by the ministry of minority ...
 Times of India1 week ago
Mumbai Mirror

Metro-3 won't suck sacred well dry, govt assures Parsis

Built in 1725, the Bhikha Behram well at Churchgate is of immense religious importance to the Parsi community and is a Grade I structure Mumbai Metro Rail Corporation says it will install sensors and devices to monitor water level in Bhikha ...
 Mumbai Mirror1 week ago Will Bhika Behram well dry up like baoli at Red Fort?  Hindustan Times1 month ago
Prev | Next
Personalize your Realtimeclose [x]
Add content to your personalized tab - My News
Add upto 6 topics of your interest:
for eg.2g Scam , World
Personalize the tabs display. ( You can add or remove the tabs )
AlertsGet updates on latest news & your favourite topics right in your inbox.Set an Alert|Manage your Alerts


Realtime News

on your Webpage

Add Widget >Get your members hooked!
Related Queries - parsi
Get updated on latest news & your favorite topics right in your inbox!
Happening by Location Click on any location on map to view latest news by location
More     Less