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  • June 15, 2004, Tuesday

    LUNCH WITH BS: Manjula Padmanabhan

    Writer Manjula Padmanabhan talks about her repeating cycles of sadness

    There is a small hen sparrow exercising her ...

  • February 24, 2004, Tuesday

    LUNCH WITH BS: Nandan Nilekani

    Even when the compulsion of dressing formally makes him sport a tie, the image of him that persists is one of a quintessential, ...

  • January 06, 2004, Tuesday

    LUNCH WITH BS: Leila Sheth

     Her memoirs indicate that Leila Seth will be an easy lunch companion. As a law student on her way to becoming the first woman ...

  • December 02, 2003, Tuesday

    LUNCH WITH BS: Bimal Jalan

    The former RBI governor retains an appetite for governance issues on the eve of his parliamentary debut, as T N Ninan ...

  • November 11, 2003, Tuesday

    LUNCH WITH BS: Marc Faber

    Marc Faber, the global investment guru, reveals his passion for beer, bikes and babes to Haseeb A Drabu If he weren't an ...

  • October 14, 2003, Tuesday

    LUNCH WITH BS: Ashok Jhunjhunwala

    Ashok Jhunjhunwala tells Subir Roy why he first shunned business but tailors his technological visions to work in the ...

  • October 07, 2003, Tuesday

    LUNCH WITH BS: S Gurumurthy

    S Gurumurthy's world-view is heavily influenced by his rural Brahminical roots, discovers Sanjay K Pillai over a ...

  • September 30, 2003, Tuesday

    LUNCH WITH BS: Anjolie Ela Menon

    Once considered the grande dame of drawing room art, Anjolie Ela Menon's new-found respectability is based on the ...

  • September 02, 2003, Tuesday

    LUNCH WITH BS: Jean Dreze

    Jean Dreze tells Aditi Phadnis why action-oriented development economics need not be a contradiction in terms ...

  • August 05, 2003, Tuesday

    LUNCH WITH BS: Kaushik Basu

    When he's not modelling government behaviour into game theory, Kaushik Basu's painting sarees, even writing a ...

  • July 29, 2003, Tuesday

    LUNCH WITH BS: Scott Bayman

    Scott Bayman, GE India's President and CEO proves a big fan of India and Japanese food writes Kanika Datta ...

  • June 17, 2003, Tuesday

    LUNCH WITH BS: Sitaram Yechury

    Sitaram Yechury tells Ajay Singh why the Left is more relevant than ever in India's current political milieu ...

  • May 20, 2003, Tuesday

    LUNCH WITH BS: Pico Iyer

    Pico Iyer speaks to Nilanjana S Roy about his second fiction foray Abandon over his favourite prawn appetisers ...

  • May 06, 2003, Tuesday

    LUNCH WITH BS: Vijay Mallya

    Up close and personal, Vijay Mallya proves larger than life, as Bhupesh Bhandari ...

  • April 01, 2003, Tuesday

    LUNCH WITH BS: Subir Raha

    ONGC's chief Subir Raha loves a chat and hates sycophancy

    The first thing that strikes me as we enter ...

  • February 11, 2003, Tuesday

    LUNCH WITH BS: S Ramodorai

    S Ramodorai's low profile does not match his role as a major force in the Tata group, as Arijit De discovers over a ...

  • January 28, 2003, Tuesday

    LUNCH WITH BS: Navjot Singh Sidhu

    Navjot Singh Sidhu lays on the witticisms and anecdotes about his life over lunch with Bhupesh Bhandari ...

  • January 14, 2003, Tuesday

    LUNCH WITH BS: Shombit Sengupta

    Founder of Shining Emotional Surplus, Shombit Sengupta, has a fine instinct for corporate strategy

    In the ...

  • September 25, 2002, Wednesday

    LUNCH WITH BS: Murli Manohar Joshi

    The minister for HRD proves no apologist for his views as Aditi Phadnis discovers over a simple meal ...

  • September 18, 2002, Wednesday

    LUNCH WITH BS: Vishwanathan Anand

    The World No 3 discusses his next gambit as champion spotter and the state of chess as a sport over tea with Devangshu ...

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