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Vulture culture

A few weeks ago, while driving past a sign for Phansad wildlife sanctuary in Raigad district, I remembered reading about vulture restaurants. In an effort to curtail the decline of vultures, the governments of Maharashtra, Punjab and West Bengal set … Continue reading

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Parsi pin-ups

I had a good laugh when this arrived in my inbox yesterday. The group that put the calendar together, Zoroastrian Youth for the Next Generation (ZYNG), is an earnest bunch of young Parsis whose primary objective is to hook eligible … Continue reading

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2050: A unique government-funded surrogacy programme generates 500 babies a year. The Parsi population is 90,000, the highest it has been in a century. Illustration: Mansi Choksi | Concept: IC

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