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Archives: '06 Issue 05

Reshma Ruia
September 15, 2006

Stretching Horizons

Text by Nisha Paul

She speaks fluent Italian and has spent most of her life in Europe. Sipping white wine whilst tucking into a healthy salad at Pizza Express in London, Reshma Ruia spills the beans about her first book, Something Black in the Lentil Soup, which is the literal translation of the Hindi phrase, ‘dal mein kuch kaala hai’

Kareena Kapoor, Bollywood Actress

The Taming Of BEBO

Text by Vivek Kamath. Photographs by Jatin Kampani

Mull over the number of high profile films she has turned down. Contemplate the high profile duds she signed on. Wander into Shakespeare terrain and it is almost like a comedy of errors. But Kareena Kapoor has seen success and failure and treated both impostors just the same, observes Verve

Kangaroo Island, Southern Australia
September 10, 2006

Animal Instincts

Text by Vinod Advani

On Kangaroo Island, in Southern Australia – one of this planet’s last unspoilt natural refuges that is literally crawling with wildlife – Verve cuddles a koala, feeds a flirtatious roo, says hello to a wallaby and walks with the sea lions.