Entrepreneurs should use COVID-19 time as an opportunity to innovate, says Ratan Tata

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In a conversation with Sudhir Sethi, Founder and Chairman of Chiratae Ventures; Ratan Tata, Chairman Emeritus of Tata Sons, talks about navigating the COVID-19 crisis, and how entrepreneurs should see this as an opportunity to innovate. The coronavirus crisis is posing an unprecedented challenge to most businesses across the world, including startups. Giving his insights […]

A Filmy Love Story

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From Virus of ‘3 Idiots’ to Dr Asthana in ‘Munna Bhai MBBS’, Boman Irani is known for his comic timing and effortless screen presence with amazing dialogue delivery. Stepping into Bollywood in 2003 as a middle-aged actor, he made his own space in the film industry, but in personal life, he is an old school […]

ZYNGing Musical LIVE on Instagram on Sunday 31st May at 7pm

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Shanaya Boyce, Sarosh Nanavaty, Parzaan Dastur, Rehan Balaporia and Sarosh Sidhva to jam live on Insta this Sunday Rustom : Hey there.. What you doing this Sunday? Sohrab : Nothing much, will watch some new series, play a game and maybe zoom call someone. Rustom :  Shyeah! I’ve got a better plan.. Sohrab: And what’s […]

Kainaz Messman Writes a Book on Building Her Empire

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Kainaz Messman is the founder of Theobroma, once a family-run café and bakery, now an empire with 50 outlets. Sharanya Deepak talks to Kainaz about her journey as an entrepreneur, and her new book, Baking a Dream. Kainaz Messman has had a difficult two months. But she remains calm as she describes the mayhem that […]

ZYNGing Musical Live at 7pm on Sunday 31st May

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Imagine… Relaxing on your couch at home and witnessing the talent of 5 Zoroastrian Parsi Young Artists, an entertaining musical evening that too for Free. ZYNG 2.0 strives to make it possible – ‘ZYNGing Musical Live’ at 7pm on Sunday 31st May. Shanaya Boyce’s heart has been in music since the age of 6. She […]

RIP, ‘Aapri Ruby’: Multifaceted theatre doyenne passes away

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Theatre doyenne Ruby Patel—one half of the golden couple of the Parsi-Gujarati stage of yore as well as a famous poker-faced actor from the heyday of city’s English plays—passed away in Mumbai. She was 86. Patel is survived by husband and long-time co-star Burjor Patel and three children. Their daughter Shernaz Patel is a renowned […]

ZYNG 2.0 announces ‘Lockdown 2020 PUBG Night’

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Some advantages of gaming (PUBG), when not played regularly or in excess, are helping in multitasking and increasing thinking ability and reflexes when exposed to different situations. Keeping this in mind, ZYNG 2.0 plans to entice and engage the parsi youth with ‘Lockdown 2020 PUBG Night’ a friendly gaming session for Zoroastrian youth on Saturday, […]

Mayday for Aviation

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Aviation sector needs support from government to take off again The sector, already struggling with wafer-thin margins, currently stands crippled and perhaps would continue to be paralysed as we head deeper into the COVID crisis. Written by Parvez Damania The Centre’s Rs 20 lakh crore economic relief package is very welcome. I hope it has a […]

How Journalist Gulshan Ewing Contributed to India’s Feminist Movement

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Gulshan Ewing, a famous Indian journalist and a celebrated editor succumbed to the deadly coronavirus at the age of 92. She breathed her last on April 18, at a home for the elderly in London.Gulshan Ewing was a journalist who interviewed many famous personalities in India and abroad. She is known for conducting the longest […]

Iranian FM thanks Parsis for helping Iran

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The Iranian Foreign Minister mentioned that the Parsis are in fact Zoroastrians who migrated to India centuries ago. Iranian Foreign Minister Javad Zarif thanked the Parsis of India for offering COVID-19 aid to his country in a tweet on Friday. The Parsis, as their name implies, migrated to India from Persia centuries ago. They are in […]