Kohli was run-out and Australia grabbed the upper hand. That, however, isn’t the headline from Adelaide. It’s that India, with its players in white, is back playing test cricket, with all its pace and turn, before real crowds. It’s another step closer to life as we knew it before Covid.
Govt findings on missing Covid cases should neither scare us nor lull us into complacency
Government analysis showing India’s missing 90 infections for every confirmed Covid case isn’t surprising. These are asymptomatic cases. South Asia and rest of Asia have done better than the West on infections. More research is needed on undetected infections. The findings should neither scare us nor lull us into complacency.
SC must spend time on completing hearings on anonymous electoral bonds, instead of farm protests
Supreme Court’s intervention in farm protests is disappointing, but fits a pattern of wading into the executive’s domain, delaying what’s in its own remit. The time wasted on farmer protests or the 1975 Emergency proclamation is better spent on completing hearings on the anonymous electoral bonds, postponed since April 2019.