I. Tabadlab Report, PAK-AMERICANA; Ushering in a New Era for Pakistan-US Relations February 2021
II. Biden needs a new Pakistan policy. This is what it should look like
III. A U.S.-Pakistan Reset Just Got a Lot Harder
IV. Time for U.S. to reconsider peace deal in Afghanistan
V. Biden indicates May 1 deadline for Afghan withdrawal could be a nonstarter
VI. Opinion: Afghanistan is Biden’s first big foreign policy headache
VII. The Taliban Close In on Afghan Cities, Pushing the Country to the Brink
VIII. Biden Plans to ‘Recalibrate’ U.S.-Saudi Relations Away From MbS
X. How to Keep U.S.-Chinese Confrontation From Ending in Calamity


I. Russia to boost missile attack warning system’s capabilities after upgrade
II. Attempts to deter Russia intensify as it grows stronger — Putin
III. Sentences against former heads of Russian regions
IV. EU to help SMEs reap benefits of GSP Plus status
V. Russia Alleges US, Not Taliban, Breaching Afghan Peace Deal
VI. Arctic gas carrier completes experimental voyage along Northern Sea Route
VII. Putin calls 1990s privatization unacceptable
VIII. Belarus escalates crackdown against civil society


I. New ICC ruling ‘opens the door’ for justice in occupied Palestine – Independent UN expert
II. COVID-19 ‘extremely unlikely’ to have come from a lab, experts say
III. Iran calls for UN response over Israeli military action threat
IV. Rights groups call for review of Bangladeshi UN troop deployments
V. UN report acknowledges Pakistan’s efforts against terrorist groups, warns of threat faced from TTP,as%20Al%20Qaeda%20and%20ISIS.


I. SBP Weekly Data Report
II. Sustainable Developing Goals and Pakistan’s Nuclear Program
III. PM Imran proposes five-point plan to alleviate global poverty
IV. PM Imran says economic indicators improving despite challenges
V. IMF Staff and Pakistan Reach Staff-Level Agreement on the Pending Reviews Under the Extended Fund Facility
VI. Textile exports jump 8pc in 7MFY21
VII. Govt to abolish corporate income tax exemptions to address IMF concerns
VIII. Wooing Pakistan
IX. Time to demonetise?
X. Pakistan’s imports pick up pace
XI. Govt to decentralise power sector
XII. SITUATIONER: Delay in Chinese financing leaves Railways in limbo
XIII. Model economic zone to be set up under CPEC
XIV. Democratising access to foreign capital
XV. External debt servicing costs $7bn in six months of fiscal year
XVI. Alarm as eatables import bill rises by 52pc
XVII. 13 years on, Neelum-Jhelum surcharge set to go
XVIII. Costly savings: deals with IPPs
XIX. UAE, Czech envoys eye Pakistan’s energy sector
XX. The R&D conundrum choking our exports
XXI. Oil prices near 13-month highs, supported by Texas cold snap
XXII. Why manufacturing is the biggest hurdle in climate change fight
XXIII. Bill Gates: Solving Covid easy compared with climate
XXIV. Three ways the EU, China and US should deepen cooperation on climate in 2021