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Jiyo Parsi scheme Why the community in Mumbai is thankful to the UPA

Aug 05, 2014

Jiyo Parsi scheme Why the community in Mumbai is thankful to the UPA

The Parsi community is suddenly all praises for the UPA government as six Parsi couples in Mumbai have conceived through the Jiyo Parsi scheme, which is medical assistance provided by the Centre for the dwindling community. #India #UPA #NewsTracker #Mumbai #Parsi #Zoroastrian #Jiyo Parsi scheme
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

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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

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Parsis are right on top as the finest Indians

Sep 19, 2014

Rouhani Doesn’t Have To Cut A Deal

As Iran and the P5+1 resume negotiations at the UN in New York over the country’s nuclear program, Trita Parsi flags a new poll of Iranians that “may shed light on the thinking behind Iran’s negotiating position, but also explain why the Rouhani gove... #Iran #Trita Parsi
Parsis are right on top as the finest Indians

Sep 11, 2014

Will We Ally With Iran?

In his speech tonight about #ISIS, #Obama did not mention #Iran even a single time. Curious why… @lrozen @sunny_hundal @SlaughterAM — Trita Parsi (@tparsi) September 11, 2014 In his ISIS speech, the president stressed that the US would not enter a pa... #Iran #Barack Obama #Bashar al-Assad #Trita Parsi #Iraq
Parsis are right on top as the finest Indians

Aug 31, 2014

The transformation of reel stereotype to realistic portrayal

Bollywood has long caricatured communities with staples such as the bumbling Maharashtrian cop, the kind Anglo Indian aunty, the bearded Muslim, the Parsi simpleton and the 'Madrasi' buffoon. But Hindi films might finally be growing up, says Yogesh P... #Iran #Barack Obama #Bashar al-Assad #Trita Parsi #Iraq