Here are today’s top news, analysis, and opinion at 1pm. Know all about the latest news and other news updates from Hindustan Times.
Former bureaucrat Rajiv Aggarwal takes over as Facebook’s public policy head
Aggarwal will report to Ajit Mohan, vice president & managing director, Facebook India, and will be a part of the India leadership team. Read more
West Bengal BJP not to contest Rajya Sabha bypolls
The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in West Bengal has decided not to contest the Rajya Sabha by-election which is scheduled to be held on October. Read more
‘If he wanted to, he could have done it after the tournament’: Gambhir on Kohli’s decision to step down as RCB captain
Virat Kohli on Sunday announced that he has decided to step down as captain of Royal Challengers Bangalore at the completion of the IPL 2021. Read more
Shabana Azmi in Spielberg-produced Halo, Pravessh Rana in Apple’s Foundation; new wave of Indians heading to Hollywood
Shabana Azmi will appear in the Steven Spielberg-produced series Halo; Kubbra Sait and Pravessh Rana are in Apple’s Foundation. Read more
Post pregnancy diet: Nutrition tips new mothers must follow, as per Ayurveda
Ayurveda says resting for about six to eight weeks after giving birth and consuming a nutritious diet is important for full recovery. Read more
Ola Electric S1 Pro gets more interest than Ola Electric S1. What’s better?
Ola Electric has priced the S1 electric scooter at ₹1 lakh while the S1 Pro is priced at ₹1.30 lakh. Read more
‘170 km/h’: Gadkari travels in speeding car to check Mumbai-Delhi Expressway
In a video, Union transport minister Nitin Gadkari was seen inspecting a stretch of the expressway in a Kia Carnival car. Watch