City of London restaurateur Ranald Macdonald is stepping up the search for sites overseas. He wants to open branches of Boisdale in Dubai, Bharain and India. Macdonald is furious about plans to ban smoking in public places and has banned London mayor Ken Livingstone from his restaurants in Bishopsgate and Belgravia for his anti-smoking stance. The Times 18/02/06 page 58(City Diary)