Mukta Naik

Mukta Naik's Ramblinginthecity

Urban life is made more interesting by the formation of
community and can be improved vastly by infrastructure,
relationships, empathy, discussion, activism and interest.

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The poor bore the costs of achieving demonetisation’s purported objectives: Was it worth it?
The poor bore the costs of achieving demonetisation’s purported objectives: Was it worth it?
It has been a war of words since the release of the Reserve Bank of India’s annual report 2017-18, which stated that 99.3% of the demonetised currency was returned. While critics of the governm...
2 Years Ago
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What’s going on with the kaawadiyas? Some insights from conversations with Haryanvi young men
What’s going on with the kaawadiyas? Some insights from conversations with Haryanvi young men
I know of a young man, about 18, who lives in a village near Sohna in Haryana. This bright young man, Ahir (Yadav) by caste, studied reasonably well until high school and then inexplicably dropped â...
2 Years Ago
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What’s going on with the kaawadiyas? Some insights from conversations with Haryanvi young men
What’s going on with the kaawadiyas? Some insights from conversations with Haryanvi young men
I know of a young man, about 18, who lives in a village near Sohna in Haryana. This bright young man, Ahir (Yadav) by caste, studied reasonably well until high school and then inexplicably dropped â...
2 Years Ago
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A family trek in Ladakh: 4 days of wilderness, solitude and bonding
A family trek in Ladakh: 4 days of wilderness, solitude and bonding
“Out of your comfort zone” These were the words that stood out for me when Rikzin briefed us an evening before our trek. We were to walk about 45 kms over 4 days, cross a pass at 15000 â...
2 Years Ago
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A family trek in Ladakh: 4 days of wilderness, solitude and bonding
A family trek in Ladakh: 4 days of wilderness, solitude and bonding
“Out of your comfort zone” These were the words that stood out for me when Rikzin briefed us an evening before our trek. We were to walk about 45 kms over 4 days, cross a pass at 15000 â...
2 Years Ago
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Solace and solitude in Stockholm
Solace and solitude in Stockholm
It is a strange feeling indeed when you spend the morning reading Murakami, alone in a hotel room in a country far far away. Fortunately for me, the sun was shining bright, revealing Stockholm̵â...
3 Years Ago
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