Lord Karan Bilimoria Named Chairman of Cambridge School’s Board

Lord Karan Bilimoria Named Chairman of Cambridge School’s Board

Indian-origin British entrepreneur Lord Karan Bilimoria has been appointed as the Chairman of the Advisory Board of the prestigious Cambridge Judge Business School. Bilimoria, 54, Founder and Chairman of the Cobra Beer, is a cross-bench (independent) Peer in the House of Lords. He was born in Hyderabad and educated at the Osmania University. He moved…

Chennai’s Newest Parsi Restaurant: Batlivala and Khanabhoy

Chennai’s Newest Parsi Restaurant: Batlivala and Khanabhoy

Batlivala and Khanabhoy, their Parsi Destination and other stories by Deepika, hungryforever.com We arrived at Batlivala and Khanabhoy in Alwarpet late one afternoon. We were handed a beautifully designed aqua coloured menu. We smiled. We were going to love this place. Uday Balaji wears many hats. Hailing from Coimbatore, he’s an engineer, food enthusiast –…

The evolution of Kyani and Co.

The evolution of Kyani and Co.

When burger chain McDonald’s came to town 20 years ago, exciting the city of Mumbai in the first flush of post-liberalization consumer boom, it worried Farokh Shokriye. As the man who would later take over Mumbai’s oldest Irani cafe, Kyani & Co., Shokriye wasn’t sure if his humble Parsi chicken patties and traditional mawa cakes…

The Mawa Cake

The Mawa Cake

The beautiful and heartwarming story of an old man and his Mawa Cake….Watch it and feel a surge of emotions run through you..

S S Tarapore: The Diminutive Colossus: Obituary

S S Tarapore: The Diminutive Colossus: Obituary

Few people born after 1980 would know of S S Tarapore. He retired from the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) as deputy governor at the end of September 1996. When his last day at RBI ended, he refused the official car. He took the lift down, walked out of the gate, hailed a passing cab,…

A True Legacy: Rusi Dinshaw

A True Legacy: Rusi Dinshaw

My uncle, Rusi Nadirshah Dinshaw, was the last of a family of noted gentleman cricketers, and had the notable distinction of being the first non-Muslim and the only Parsi-Zoroastrian to be a member of the Pakistan test team. Article by Farishta Murzban Dinshaw The former captain of Pakistanis cricket team, Hanif Mohammad, who was also…