Even as the number of Covid-19 cases increased by 6,977 on Monday, India partially opened up air travel. While activity has started in a number of other sectors, India will now need to carefully manage the balance between lives and livelihood. Business Standard opinion
pieces for the day talk about various aspects of the Covid-19 crisis.
The recent skirmishes between China and India in Ladakh and Sikkim underline the need to understand Beijing’s motives and respond to them appropriately so that mistakes — most notably in responding poorly to signals in the run-up to the 1962 border war — are not repeated, argues our second editorial Read here