Community Salutes Padma Shri Dr. Yazdi Italia, Padma Bhushan Hormusji Cama – Parsi Pride At Padma Awards 2024 –

There was added reason to celebrate Republic Day 2024, as two of our community stalwarts were recognised and honoured with the nation’s top civilian awards of the country. Renowned microbiologist, who pioneered the development of India’s inaugural Sickle Cell Anemia Control Program – Dr. Yazdi Maneksha Italia, was awarded the prestigious Padma Shri in the […]

Parsi Pride Brigade

Peachy Pearl! Pearl Arzan Singpurwalla, from Bombay Scottish School, secured 97.16% in the ICSE examination, scoring 100% score in Math, Biology, History and Physical Education. Pearl has won the Audrey D’silva prize for essay writing and stood second at the DSO Throwball Championships representing her school. She is fond of dancing and has won various prizes […]

Bharucha Baug Organises ‘Education Awards Nite’

The Bharucha Baug Education Association and Bharucha Baug Residents Welfare Association held an ‘Education Awards’ night at the grounds on 28th October, 2017. The event commenced with compere Hutoxi Aibara welcoming the audience and presenting a floral tribute to Chief Guest and BPP Chairman, Yazdi Desai, wife, Anahita Desai, and BPP Trustee, Kersi Randeria. Committee […]

Zubin Poonawalla Awarded ‘Upcoming Professional Of The Year’

Consultant to the Tata group of companies for re-engineering and optimising their supply chain in various group companies, Zubin Poonawalla was recently awarded the ‘Indian Cargo Award’ by Durga Das Publications Private Limited, at an event organised in Ahmedabad on 14th October, 2017. Felicitated as the ‘Upcoming Professional of the Year 2017’, Zubin was recognised […]

NIH Honours Neville Sanjana

Neville Sanjana was recently conferred ‘The New Innovator Award’ as the outstanding Indian American Scientist 2017, by the National Institute of Health (NIH) and its Office of Strategic Coordination’s The Common Fund. Neville is among the seven Indian-American scientists selected for National Institute of Health Awards 2017. A core faculty member at the New York […]

Parsi Pride

Fantastic Farsak! Er. Farsak Palia of Navsari scored CGPA- 9.48/10 and stood 2nd in his B.Tech (Civil Engineering) examination from Sardar Vallabhbhai National Institute of Technology, Surat. Having had his research paper published in IJETAE (International Journal of Emerging Technology and Advanced Engineering) Journal, Farsak will pursue MS in Civil Engineering specializing in Structural Engineering […]