Month: June 2017 Articles

Ariana Elavia Raetz Stars in Samsung Commercial

Eight year old Ariana Elavia Raetz has just released a national commercial for Samsung Family Hub Refrigerator.  The ad was directed by Oscar Winner Tom Hooper ("King's Speech") and filmed by Oscar Winner Linus Sandgren ("La La Land"). View and...
Top surgeon dies 2 days after fire

Top surgeon dies 2 days after fire

Senior orthopaedic surgeon Dr Kekoo Kavarana (76), who was battling severe smoke inhalation injuries, breathed his last at Breach Candy Hospital--a place where he operated and gave a new lease of...

Jiyo Parsi Idea Contest

Jiyo Parsi Idea Contest

ENRICH A MEMORY AND GET RICH YOURSELF Jiyo Parsi commemorates the 100th death anniversary of Dadabhai Naoroji by inviting our Zoroastrian Indian viewers to participate in an Idea Contest on our...

Garda Legacy in the Toronto Police Department

Garda Legacy in the Toronto Police Department

The newest police dog has the skills to sniff out firearms and illicit drugs, much like many of her four-legged colleagues, but also has the additional gift of helping to heal members of the Service...

Yeh Ballet

Yeh Ballet

Our dear friend Sooni Taraporevala informs us of Yeh Ballet, a lovely virtual reality short film she recently completed. Sooni writes… Yeh ballet kya cheez hai? What is this thing called ballet Amir...

Return To Roots 2017 Trip Applications Open

Return To Roots 2017 Trip Applications Open

Parsi Khabar has been associated with the Zoroastrian Return To Roots Program since its inception in 2013. Over the last three trips over 45 Zoroastrian youth from all over the world have had an...

DNA proves Parsis link to Iran

DNA proves Parsis link to Iran

Hyderabad: They have just proved the correctness of a popular myth — ‘Like Sugar in Milk, about Parsis. The Centre of Cellular and Molecular Biology (CCMB) scientists, along with researchers from...

Amchi Farida Master Abroad !

Amchi Farida Master Abroad !

A typical Bandra girl with a disciplined upbringing under the strict eye of Roman Catholic nuns, Farida Master moved to the pensioner’s paradise of Pune in the eighties to start the iconic Citadel...