For 25 years he headed Bombay Dyeing, still a byword for quality across India, but he was a part of the company for 44 years, joining it - even though his father owned it - as a shopfloor assistant.
Wadia also gave a new impetus to his family's philanthropic tradition by building hospitals, colleges and baugs, or homes, for Parsees in the western port city of Bombay, where a majority of this dwindling community lives.
Preity Zinta made headlines in May last year, when she filed charges against former boyfriend and industrialist Ness Wadia for molestation, threats, and physical as well as verbal abuse.
Ness Wadia - Wikipedia News has it that they shared an intimate bond and were also living-in together.
So I hung out with the director Vikas Bahl and the ADs (laughs). I always feel a bit funny when I say I am being picky because I don't want to sound pricey at all but I think it's rare that roles like Queen come along. There are some other films that I might be signing but I think I will just follow my intuition. But I didn't and I am glad because only the format of the movie is the same, but the storyline and the characterisations are quite different. My mom helps my sister Julia with her ballet school and she also runs my organic cosmetics company, Naked.
With Preity bidding vigorously for Yuvraj at the 2015 Indian Premier League (IPL) player auction, the rumour mills began to work furiously, yet again.
Preity failed to get Yuvraj at the auction as Delhi Daredevils picked him for a whopping Rs 16 crores — a new IPL record.
Link-ups with Bollywood celebrities and celebrated cricketers is not news.
Ever since the advent of the Indian Premier League (IPL) in 2008, actress Preity Zinta and Indian all-rounder Yuvraj Singh have been romantically linked, a buzz which got stronger when Yuvraj played for Kings XI Punjab (KXIP), a side that Preity co-owns.