Dr. Prochi Madon Felicitated With The Prof. I C Verma Lifetime Achievement Award

On 14 February, 2020, Dr. Prochi Fali Madon was felicitated with the prestigious ‘Professor I C Verma Lifetime Achievement Award’, at the 45th Annual Conference of the Indian Society of Human Genetics (ISHG), held in Chennai. Dr. Prochi shares her expertise as an Honorary Consultant Geneticist at Jaslok Hospital and Research Centre, Mumbai, in the […]

Mahabanoo Mody-Kotwal And Son Kaizad Felicitated With Karmaveer Puruskar Maharatna Award

On 26th November, 2019, our Community’s and India’s leading performer and activist, Mahabanoo Mody-Kotwal and her son, Kaizaad Kotwal, were felicitated with the prestigious ‘Karmaveer Puruskar Maharatna Award’ in New Delhi, as part of a Rex and UN initiative. They received this honour for their great contribution to women’s empowerment in combatting violence against women and girls. With […]

Nazneen Engineer Conferred Doctorate from SOAS, London

On 24th July, 2019, Nazneen Engineer was conferred with a PhD from SOAS (School of Oriental and African Studies, London), as a “Postdoctoral Researcher at the SOAS Shapoorji Pallonji Institute of Zoroastrian Studies.” Her interest in Zoroastrian Studies grew after she attended the December 2007 World Zoroastrian Youth Congress in Australia, inspiring her to pursue […]

Merzban ‘Bawa’ Patel To Receive Prestigious Dronacharya Lifetime Achievement Award

Mumbai’s foremost youth hockey coach, 69-yar-old Merzban Patel (popularly known as ‘Bawa’), who is revered to have shaped and nurtured hockey talent in Mumbai – many of them Olympians and World Cuppers – has been recommended by the Selection Committee for the National Sports Awards (2019), to be felicitated with India’s most prestigious award in […]

Notable Nekzad Notches 93.08%!

18-year old Nekzad Yezdi Bajan, from Mumbai’s HR College of Commerce and Economics, brandished a brilliant 93.08% in the HSC Board Examination, scoring 99% in Mathematics, 97% in Accountancy and 96% in Economics. “I owe my success to my parents, Yezdi and Firuza Bajan and my brother, Delzad for always believing in me and my capabilities. I […]

Terrific Twins Karissa And Kohana!

Twins Karissa and Kohana Bardolivala from Mumbai’s J B Petit High School, doubled the delight, scoring 98% (Karissa) and 97.8% (Kohana) in the ICSE Board exams. Both girls worked diligently and have excelled in academics through their school tenure. Karissa was chosen from the school for the ‘Times Group Student of the Year Award’ in 2018 for […]