RIP Goolshan Mazdiasni

17th May, 2020, marked the passing of popular Bollywood artist, Goolshan Jamshid Mazdiasni, who was known for her role as a great supporting actor in a number of hit films including ‘Ishq’, ‘Vivaah’, ‘Dil Ka Rishta’, ‘Bombay Boys’, ‘Bewafaa’ and ‘Detective Naani’, amongst others. She was 64 years old. She is survived by husband Jamshid […]

Physics Ph.D. Student Benaz Colabewala Is Grad Slam Campus Champion.

UC Merced’s Graduate Division wrapped up its annual Grad Slam Competition, announcing Physics doctoral candidate, Benaz Colabewala (Boe Mendewala) as its campus champion, on 21st May, 2020. Daughter of Jimmy and Rukshana Colabewala, Benaz was declared UC Merced’s 2020 Grad Slam Champion for her talk, ‘The Solar Solution: Upgrading Energy Technology’, where her research, with Professor Sayantani Ghosh, studies […]

Meherbai’s Lock-Down And Meherwanji’s Knock-Down!

Ever since PM Modi’s speech on being self-sufficient i.e. ‘ atma-nirbhar’, there has been no peace in Meherwanji’s life. He got up early one morning to brush his dentures but couldn’t find the Colgate in the basin-cabinet… Meherwanji: Colgate nu manjan and mouth-wash kya-chey? Meherbai: Manjan na karo! I have thrown both out of the window. Meherwanji: Why? Meherbai: Colgate is not an […]