Best of BS Opinion: Maharajah's airs and graces, stimulus package & more

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The counter-factual gap between the cost of the pandemic and a higher damage it might have entailed is worth accounting for.  sums up

The pandemic is not as bad as the 2008-09 global downturn. T T Ram Mohan says why

If generosity is Britain’s astute response to the pandemic, India’s is to cut corners and rake in easy profits. Read about Sunanda K Datta-Ray’s experience on an Air India flight

OUR EDIT SAYS: The fresh stimulus package should help boost sentiment

It is surprising that the NDA got only 12,270 votes more than Mahagathbandhan, and yet managed to win 15 more seats

RJD leader Tejashwi Yadav

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