Dear Readers, The essence of any race is showcased in its culture, but it shines brightest in the perpetuation of its traditions. The Parsi Community can proudly boast of nurturing a rich, illustrious inheritance of traditions across all genres – religion, business, cuisine, medicine, law or sports. There is nothing more redeeming and endearing to […]
Tag: 1 June 2019 Issue
The Iconic IISc Turns 110
Established on 27 May, 1909, 110 years ago, in Bangalore, the Indian Institute of Science or IISc, was conceived in the 1800s by India’s foremost businessman and philanthropist – our own, Jamsetji Nusserwanji Tata. The then British Government in India passed a vesting order that established the Indian Institute of Science (IISc) in Bengaluru on 371 acres of […]
TechKnow With Tantra: Medium
Medium is for people who are curious about the world. From opinion pieces to interviews to in-depth reportage, photography and features, Medium stories provide greater insight into the world. It features a clean reading experience (without any advts). You can read a select number of stories for free or go for a monthly subscription for […]
SPORTS ROUNDUP 1st June 2019 To 7th June 2019
CRICKET England Kick-off World Cup 2019 With A Win Ben Stokes great batting, 79 off 89 balls comprising nine fours ensured a win for host team England by a huge 104 run margin against South Africa in the opening match of the World Cup at Kennington Oval, London. Batting first, the Englishmen notched up a […]
Lord Karan Bilimoria Likely To Be Next CBI Chair
Lord Karan Bilimoria, founder of Cobra Beer, is being lined up to be the next President of the Confederation of British Industry (CBI), at a crucial time for the business lobby group, as Britain prepares for Brexit. Lord Bilimoria, a vocal remain supporter and a campaigner for a second referendum, became the frontrunner to succeed John Allan, […]
LCB, LCQ Donate Equipment To KEM Hospital
Lions Club of Byculla (LCB) and Lions Club of (Bombay) Queensway (LCQ) came together to donate Audiology equipment to KEM hospitals – ENT Dept. Tehmasp Munshi, President of LCB and Roshan Master, President of LCQ carried out the twinning project to raise funds for the four sophisticated pieces of equipment which will help detect early […]
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 […]
Lecture On Dinkard Nama By Er. Parvez Karanjia
On the eve of 23rd May, 2019, Er. Pervez Karanjia, Panthaky of Sodawaterwalla Agiary, delivered an informative and engrossing talk on the Dinkard Nama, at the Jamshedji Dadabhoy Agiary, at the invitation by Rustom Cooper of the Rahunamae Mazdayasnan Sabha. Parsi Times thanks Er. Karanjia for sharing his learnings and knowledge with our readers… “The […]
Noteworthy Nasha Scores 90.15%!
Nasha M. Pooniwala, from Mulund College of Commerce (MCC), scored a fab 90.15% in the HSC Exams, securing an outstanding 98% each, in Math and Accountancy. Doing her parents very proud, she plans to pursue Chartered Accountancy as a career. Here’s wishing her the very best!
Numero Tarot By Dr. Jasvi
January (Lucky No. 8; Lucky Card: Strength): Confidence is the key to success. Fight for your rights. Be practical. Follow your intuition to seek the right path to reach your destination. Don’t rush without thinking. February (Lucky No. 21; Lucky Card: World): As you sow, so shall you reap. This is the time to pay your […]
Cama Park Holds Annual Function
The recreation wing of the Cama Park Welfare Association heralded its 30th Annual Day on 25th May, 2019 amidst great entertainment with dance and song performances by the youth as also felicitations for those who brought pride onto Cama Park in 2018-19. Choreographed by Urzan Patel, Afrin Pardiwalla and Kainaz Wadia, toddlers from the age […]