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Girish Parekh, We also spoke to the shopkeepers and tired to convince to stop offering plastic bags to their customers, said Parekh For all the latest Ahmedabad News download Indian Express App More Related News I can write this with my blood Addressing a gathering of former Army officials from India and Pakistan at the residence of former Samajwadi Party leader Amar SinghWritten by Samudra Gupta Kashyap | Published: April 15 the Assamese new year festival I have presented a strong leadership for you Modi thanked Rajnaths large-heartedness general secretary Dharmendra Pradhan told The Indian Express” NCW chairperson Lalitha Kumaramangalam said not just exploitation If access can increase over 40 per cent of toll projects are currently generating more than 10 per cent of the project completion cost annually881 crore in 2014-15 the company was asked to submit the CDR for the new period Bhangale cited The probe was then handed over to the ATS For all the latest India News” said Prabhu Police in plain clothes have also been deployed at sensitive places A veteran in the popular Ram Lila actown” “then you For all the latest India News Fadnavis had said he would take an ‘appropriate decision’ on the issue after getting the report from the Home Secretary Apparently the chemical was being synthesised by Gill and Jagdish Bhola Kahlon and his accomplice Kulwinder Singh Rocky were arrested on Thursday with over 26 kg of herion worth Rs 130 crore from ZirakpurLahaul and Spitimeasuring 2 a source close to the officer said he was now unwilling to take forward the murder probe sources said 2014 1:51 pm Andhra Pradesh Governor has asked Kiran Kumar Reddy to continue in office till alternative arrangements are made requested Reddy and his colleagues in the Council of Ministers to continue in office till alternative arrangements are made many did so for “mauj-shauk (fun)” He also said that a Special Investigation Team of senior officials had been formed to investigate the case He later advised Maoists to ‘put down guns’ and spend five days with such children Stressing that providing employment is his first priority We want the two countries to engage with each other’’ Basit said while refusing to react to the BJP president’s remarks saying it will “politicise” the office and “demoralise” the forcesWritten by Amrita Dutta | New Delhi | Updated: September 8 2016 11:22 pm “I stay friends with my characters long after the story is done; some of them will be my friends all my life” says Suketu Mehta Top News What Is Remembered is a story of a Gujarati Indian man in America Mahesh who has forgotten his past and history As you suggest in the story being a migrant is to be in a relationship with memory and forgetting I’ve become fascinated with the way many immigrants including Indians consciously or unconsciously attempt to erase the past in the new world If you go to some of their homes you won’t notice anything Indian – nowhere a little god or the smell of spices in the kitchen Nothing in their dress no trace of an accent Even the names have been changed: Motilal becomes ‘Mac’; Harish becomes ‘Harry’ But sometimes the memories are too strong and the smallest thing – a morsel of food a snatch of music – can trigger memories which overwhelm the carefully built fortifications around the new life overpower the sentries around the persona rush into the innermost chamber of the heart and capture you drag you back as prisoner or emperor back to where you came from So Mahesh in my story experiences a flood of these memories which lead him to some sort of reconnection Whether it’s genuine or whether it will last is left for the reader to interpret How was it for you to be an immigrant in Jackson Heights New York America I hated Jackson Heights when my family first brought me there as an immigrant from Bombay in 1977 At the age of 14 I was thrown into an all-boys all-white Catholic school and I was an representative of the waves of minorities that now dominate the area So I was bullied and hated The teachers called me a pagan One of the kids pushed me down a flight of stairs But now Jackson Heights is the most diverse neighborhood in the entire United States There are lots of desis everywhere in the area including in my old school We overwhelmed the racists by sheer force of numbers Tell me a little about your book on New York With Maximum City I thought I would go to Bombay and write a quick and dirty book about a quick and dirty city Seven years later I came up with a manuscript of 1667 pages At this point the NY book is bigger than that I had thought that as I am in New York I will get everything done in 3-4 years and get back to my novel It’s been many more years than that as my publishers can attest I have been following a group of characters through the different worlds of New York mostly but not all immigrants from all areas of the world And [I am] linking it with my own story of coming to New York at 14 going to school here and later raising children here etc At this point New York is an immigrant city—two out of three New Yorkers are immigrants I am hoping I am at the end of this book I am writing the last chapter which is the memoir section of it In the interim are these smaller books What Is Remembered and The Secret Life of Cities about migration alienation and community in global cities Has it been worrying for New Yorkers then to see the rise of Donald Trump This election is very much a New York election Sanders was born in Brooklyn Trump was born in Queens Clinton moved to New York to run for the Senate and her headquarters is in Brooklyn It’s a contest between very different views of the city I went to high school with guys like Donald Trump He lived in an all-white enclave called Jamaica Estates but Queens itself is statistically the most diverse county of the US I was attacked in school because I was a representative of all the minorities who were encroaching upon their enclaves There is still a section of New York which is very fearful very nativist very racist—and Trump appeals to them I remember it was the Iranian hostage crisis and I was walking down the school corridor with the only other Indian in the school my friend Ashish And this Irish kid shouted “F**king Ayatollahs” And I said “Hey we aint Iranian we are Indian” He thought for a second and said “Fucking Gandhis” It didn’t matter what we were where we came from all he had was hate That’s what Trump signifies Today he hates on Mexicans tomorrow he hates on Muslims day after he will hate on the Chinese It is this incredibly narrow insular view And when he says Make America Great again he actually is going back to a vision of America which was less much more white I think it is the last stand of the white [man] in this country which will very soon become a majority minority country That is the white non-Hispanic part of the US will be a minority in the next few years How does the present right-ward turn in global politics affect immigrants How do you see for example the current controversy over the burkini in France It’s a silly issue The French mayors who want to ban the burkini should pay a visit to New York’s Coney Island beach On the Coney Island Boardwalk you can watch the everyday carnival of all the races of the earth strolling together without knowing much about each other – the hipsters in leather the Bangladeshis in hijab the Russians in bikinis Then you realize the great secret about why New York works It’s not that everybody is included It’s that no-one is excluded It’s not that you’ll get invited to every party on the beach It’s that somewhere on the beach there’s a party you can go to What fascinates you most about cities What does it mean you think to be an urban human being I like cities because I like people As Woody Allen says I am at two with nature I was born in one great city – Calcutta – and grew up in two more Bombay and New York For the first time in history more human beings live in cities than in villages We have become an urban species like pigeons and rats Where do you live in New York Have you lived there always What is the texture of that place Why do you say the city is a good place to bring up children I now live in Manhattan but I grew up in Queens and lived for seven years in Brooklyn The greater part of New York is a provisional city a city that will soon be replaced by another city I am in Manhattan right now I look outside my window and half the buildings have come up in the last year or two So New York goes back to the Dutch times but it has very little regard for history Every time I leave New York I come back to see the shops changed the buildings have changed the colour of the people walking the streets has changed It is a city continuously reinventing itself And right now that’s happening because of the price of real estate Brand new buildings that came up 15 years ago are being knocked down to make way for even bigger buildings It’s a great place to bring up kids because the entire city is a classroom Like Bombay New York teaches kids to live with difference and to be confident about dealing with difference Because they grow up here living in the many worlds of the city (there are 800 languages spoken in the five boroughs) they can venture forth into the cities of the world with confidence “The greatest threat to New York City today is not terrorism it is the lack of affordable housing” you have said What do you mean Can a city be too successful for its own good Where the crime is low the subways run on time the culture is world-class the restaurants Michelin-starred Yes for that means you won’t be able to afford living in it New York State defines a “housing emergency” as vacancy rates below 5 percent The current vacancy rate in the city is 21 percent Half of all New Yorkers spend over a third of their income on rent; a third spend over half They desperately need more and cheaper housing options Is it true that you always know the best restaurants in town I know the best ethnic restaurants certainly And it is a big section of my book: food That is how I approach immigrants So all the bodegas which were once owned by the Puerta Ricans are now owned by the Yemenese Many of them don’t serve beer because they are alcohol But they do sell illegal cigarettes called loosies which are cigarettes you don’t have to pay a tax on If I go into a bodega and I want to talk to them about the bin Laden family no one’s going to talk to me they are going to clam up immediately But if I say hey where can I find the best Yemeni bread or the best Yemeni lamb they will all pitch in Often they will offer to accompany me or share their meals with me And over breaking bread they will relax and I can talk to them about bin Laden or whoever Food is the ice-breaker New York is the second-best place in the world to eat all the food from across the world It doesn’t have a native cuisine not one single thing that you can call quintessentially New York Some people often say it is the hot dog or the pizza But pizza is Italian and hot dog or sausages came from Germany Eight hundred languages are spoken in this city The range of ethnicities is staggering and they all like to eat So I play a game with the demographers of the city planning department where we throw out the name of an obscure nation Say Azerbaijan or Zimbabwe And we have to find a restaurant that serves the food of that country And in almost all cases we are successful How do you get people from gangsters to drug dealers to open up to you I get them drunk And then they talk I tell them my own story and then they tell me their story And so we become friends I stay friends with my characters long after the story is done; some of them will be my friends all my life Not because I write positively about them; but because I don’t judge I try to see the truth of their lives the way they see it even if they are gangsters prostitutes drug dealers How has Bombay changed in the years since Maximum City was published Bombay’s become a much more unpleasant city to live in; the air is unbreathable the traffic unendurable the flats unaffordable The city is a failure of governance at all levels But people are still coming to live there from all over because it is still Sone ki Chidiya the golden songbird that can give a young person enough money to live with dignity and possibly even prosper Are you still in touch with the people you met during the writing of Maximum City Where is Monalisa now Did she eventually read your book I’m in touch with most of the people in the book Monalisa has reinvented herself as a singer She read my book on the night it came out read it all night and texted me in the morning: “How could you write all this stuff about my life for the whole world” I felt terrible Later that same afternoon I started getting another series of tex messages: “I’ve been thinking about it… I knew you were writing a book you sat in front of me with a laptop as I was speaking You never lied to me about what you were doing And everything you wrote about me is true And besides this is my life and why should I be ashamed of it So can I drive you to the airport tomorrow” Something beautiful had happened in her reading about her life about to be celebrated all over the world: she had come to terms with what she did for a living and was proud of it You had said you would sue the Indian government on behalf of its children so disturbed were you at the life of poor children in Mumbai How has that gone Along with my friends Naresh Fernandes (editor of ‘Scroll’ and Manjeet Kripalani (the founder of Gateway House) I’ve started a legal defense fund for Indian children called the Maximum Child Trust All my Indian royalties for Maximum City go to that trust Due to truly staggering levels of bureaucracy (“Who do I have to sleep with to give away my money!t ignore academics.

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