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Muslims not minority, Parsis are: Najma Heptullah

May 28, 2014

Muslims not minority, Parsis are: Najma Heptullah

Minority Affairs Minister Najma Heptullah kicked up a storm soon after assuming office with her statement that Muslims are not a minority in the country, only Parsis are. She pointed at the dwindling population of the Parsis to justify her statement. #India #BJP #Muslims #Narendra Modi government #Parsis #Najma Heptullah #Minority in India #Minority Affairs Minister India
Pakistan's only Parsi cricketer dies, neglected and in poverty

Mar 25, 2014

Pakistan's only Parsi cricketer dies, neglected and in poverty

Dinshaw, an 86-year-old man in need of proper care and support, was suffering from schizophrenia. He breathed his last in Karachi on Monday. #Sports #ThatsJustWrong #World #Cricket #Pakistan #Rusi Dinshaw #Parsi cricketer
Jain community could get minority status, will get central funds

Jan 08, 2014

Jain community could get minority status, will get central funds

The community is already enjoys minority status in some states like Uttar Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh, Chhattisgarh and Rajasthan. #NewsTracker #Hindus #christians #Sikhs #Parsis #Buddhists #Lok Sabha elections 2014 #Jain community #Minority Affairs Ministry
Scholarship scam? Activist alleges UP govt falsely inflating Parsi population

Oct 25, 2013

Scholarship scam? Activist alleges UP govt falsely inflating Parsi population

The minority welfare department website of the state government lists around 60 Parsi families in the district. #Uttar Pradesh #India #NewsTracker #Education #Scholarships #Parsi
Being Zoroastrian: Understanding the Parsi community

May 31, 2013

Being Zoroastrian: Understanding the Parsi community

Photographer Kainaz Amaria has been born and brought up in America. As a child, when she'd tell her friends at school she was a Zoroastrian, they thought she was pretending to be a superhero. Years later, Amaria came to India to understand her Zoroastrian heritage better by spending time with and documenting the lives of Parsis (which is how we know Zoroastrians) in India today. #Q&A #Parsis #Being Zoroastrain

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Parsis are right on top as the finest Indians

Dec 30, 2012

Parsis are right on top as the finest Indians

Like Carnegie, like Rockefeller, like Gates, like Buffet, the Tatas knew to what end they were creating wealth. To improve society. #Tata Group #Ratan Tata #InMyOpinion #Cyrus Mistry #Parsis