Vikas Khanna: Chef Desirable – II

This Michelin star chef’s culinary magic has mesmerised the palates of the president, heads of state and movie stars. On his recent visit to Mumbai, Vikas Khanna, he of the shy, boyish smile, chats with me about his childhood, his travels and his varied passions.   Continued from Vikas Khanna: Chef Desirable – I Revolutionising grub…

Vikas Khanna: Chef Desirable – I

This Michelin star chef’s culinary magic has mesmerised the palates of the president, heads of state and movie stars. On his recent visit to Mumbai, Vikas Khanna, he of the shy, boyish smile, chats with me about his childhood, his travels and his varied passions.  When Kim Kardashian commented on television that she finds Indian…

Delhi: Knowing The Better Part Of It

Photographs from http://instagram.com/anushkagupta5  There were prejudices thrown with every glance at the passengers in that Delhi bound flight. The rape capital of the India, they called it. A city full of cheaters, they warned. The mind had a carousel of apprehensive ‘what if…’ doing the rounds on loop. But then we walked out of Indira Gandhi…

Brussels: Clowning Caper

One of those famous, and possibly the first few alluring comic creators was Belgium’s Hergé – better known for his character, Tintin. Actually, the French phonetic sounds of the initials of his birth name Remi George formed Hergé. It was this luminary designer who made comics international. Even though he had not travelled till after…

Fendi: Fashion On Reels

Fendi and motion pictures go back to a little short of a time-frame that completes half a century. The milestone was celebrated at the opening of the Fendi Milan Montanapoleone store in September, with the launch of a special project to celebrate cinema with the label itself. It was in 1974 when the brand tasted…