August 01, 2021 9:32 am
Journalist and writer Coomi Kapoor on feminist Parsi women and lines of separation in the community
April 11, 2021 2:24 am
An FIR was filed in August last year against Parsi Vadodara resident Feroz Contractor, following the sale of a plot of land in the Samarpan Housing Service Co-operative Society in the Tandalja area of Vadodara to one Muslim man, Firoz Patel.
March 17, 2021 4:05 pm
"My chai is the talk of the town," said actor Delnaaz Irani on Instagram
May 23, 2020 8:43 pm
Marinated in a spicy green chutney and generously coated in breadcrumbs, this fried fish recipe will liven up your meals
June 06, 2019 12:34 am
Filmmaker Oorvazi Irani’s experimental short is a monologue that questions deep-rooted patriarchal practices
January 17, 2018 12:16 am
Mobeen Ansari, a Pakistan-based photographer, on travelling the length and breadth of the country to capture traditions and festivals of its religious minorities — the Hindus, Parsis and Budddhists among others.
December 14, 2017 6:14 pm
The apex court was hearing a petition filed by Goolrokh Gupta, a Parsi woman who was barred from entering fire temples and Towers of Silence after she married outside the community.
September 25, 2017 12:03 pm
Parsi men were likely to have intermingled with and married Indian women after they first arrived on the Gujarat coast in the subcontinent from Iran following the emergence of Islam in that area in the 7th century AD.
January 10, 2016 1:00 am
The sleepy little coastal town of Udvada in coastal Gujarat is where the earliest Parsi immigrants from Iran settled. Now, a festival is trying to put the town back on the map and bring its rich history in focus.
January 09, 2015 1:53 pm
French President Francois Hollande joined by residents, tourists and Muslim leaders called for tolerance after the country's worst terrorist attack in decades.