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It’s Coffee and I Love It!

Major Cohen, Starbucks’ Senior Coffee Education Specialist visited Delhi in September. Major Cohen began his journey with Starbucks in 1995 as a part-time Barista in Boston. Today, the world recognizes him as a Global Coffee Ambassador of Starbucks. Here, Sid Khullar caught up with him for a quick conversation to learn his thoughts on coffee.

Raj Kumar Mishra: The Peacekeeping Foodie

Raj Kumar Mishra, Deputy Superintendent of Police, posted with the Special Task Force, NOIDA is a man of conviction. A soft spoken person, who is passionate about his country and its laws, Raj is a foodie too and he enjoys trying Indian ethnic dishes of all persuasions. Here, we catch him in the midst of his busy schedule, to share with us a few of his experiences as a foodie.

The Journey To Fitness With Divya Sathyaraj

Divya Sathyaraj has a famous last name – daughter of a very well-known South Indian actor. And with a younger brother who is also a Tamil movie actor, she’s grown up with dinner table conversations around healthy eating and staying fit. It is perhaps no wonder then, that she is steadily making a name for herself as a nutritionist. She counts amongst her clients the wife of A. R. Rahman, Sairaa Rahman. We sat down to talk about food and nutrition and in particular, her views on South Indian food as healthy and whether it lends itself to those working to lose weight.

Shiva Kumaar: MD, Saravana Bhavan

Saravana Bhavan can easily be called the ambassador of south Indian food to the world. With branches in a number of major cities worldwide, Saravana Bhavan appears to be set to take down Punjabi food as the world’s perception of Indian cuisine and replace it with south Indian. The brand is already earning accolades in India for its combination of high standards of food and service and reasonable prices; it only appears to be a matter of time when it does the same abroad. Shiva Kumaar, Managing Director of this iconic brand spoke to Sid Khullar about Saravana Bhavan’s international operations and ambitions.