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Best of BS Opinion: The ‘freebies’ debate, on path of science, and more

Here is the best of Business Standard’s opinion pieces for Saturday. On the freebies debate, T N Ninan in his weekly column notes that getting the Supreme Court to issue an edict, or Parliament to pass a law, is no solution— the fiscal responsibility law, for instance, has achieved nothing. Read here The very …

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The death’s-head hawkmoth can maintain a perfectly straight flight path over thousands of kilometres. How?

Home News The death’s-head hawkmoth can maintain a perfectly straight flight path over thousands of kilometres. How? By Myles Menz, Lecturer, Zoology and Ecology, James Cook University and Martin Wikelski, Max Planck Institute of Animal Behavior • August 12, 2022 Attaching a radio tracker to a moth. Image credit: Christian Ziegler Max Planck Institute of …

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Explosive Will Smeed following David Warner’s path to World Cup reckoning | The Hundred

Will Smeed could have been forgiven for wondering if he was more 90s than Cool Britannia and an episode of the Big Breakfast rolled into one (that is, if he hadn’t been born in 2001 and therefore possibly unaware of Zig and Zag). The right-hander had been flirting with his first century in professional cricket …

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