I. Declassified report on Saudi role in killing of Jamal Khashoggi
II. Biden may regret releasing report on Khashoggi murder
III. Toward a new American China strategy
IV. U.S.-China Strategic Competition in South and East China Seas: Background and Issues for Congress
V. Pakistan and India Renew Pledge on Cease-Fire at Troubled Border
VI. Report: Interim National Security Strategic Guidance
VII. Report: US wasted billions on cars, buildings in Afghanistan


I. US may announce new sanctions on Russia within weeks – White House press secretary
II. Moscow must continue ‘necessary’ policy of de-dollarization to end dependence on US currency, says Russian Senate chief Matvienko
III. EU announces new package of sanctions against four Russian officials over jailing of Navalny, as Moscow pledges to respond in kind
IV. Peace in Europe not possible without Russia, German Chancellor Angela Merkel’s coalition partner warns, after EU deploys sanctions
V. Russia’s 3rd vaccine: CoviVac developer tells RT new jab uses classic ‘dead virus’ technology
VI. EU and Russia are natural allies, but superstructures in Brussels stand in the way – Moscow’s representative to RT
VII. Tolstoy: Russia should be ready to leave PACE when starting the trilateral procedure
VIII. Tolstoy: Russia should be ready to leave PACE when starting the trilateral procedure
IX. Influential Russian MP reveals Moscow could quit Council of Europe if body takes action against Moscow over Navalny ECHR decision
X. Slutsky proposed to deprive the Ukrainian army of access to fuel from Russia
XI. Biden extended sanctions imposed on Russia over Crimea for a year
XII. Lavrov said that Russia will respond to possible US sanctions due to the situation with Navalny
XIII. Pakistan, Russia and India
XIV. Treasury deputy nominee vows to enforce U.S. sanctions on Iran


I. ‘Stability of the region’ hangs on Myanmar, declares UN Special Envoy
III. UN Report: Making Peace with Nature (UN Environment Programme)
IV. UN report calls for scaling-up carbon capture, use and storage


I. SBP Weekly Data Report
II. Rupee hits highest level against dollar in FY21
III. FATF: a close miss
IV. Pakistan hopes to save $3bn in new gas deal with Qatar
V. Bitcoin mining: A solution to Pakistan’s new energy problem?
VI. Will textile boom last long?
VII. ECO to explore ways to boost cooperation post-Covid
VIII. Pakistan lauds China on eradicating poverty decade ahead of UN deadline
IX. Private sector borrowing rises by 80pc
X. Adding momentum to recovery
XI. Gwadar and CPEC development work speed up
XII. Govt likely to allow cotton import via land route
XIII. Handling trade deficit is tricky
XIV. India’s “energy diplomacy” with Russia will reap strategic dividends
XV. Pakistan urged to tap Kyrgyz market
XVI. Inflation edges up to 8.7pc in February
XVII. Trade deficit widens by 10.64pc in 8MFY21
XVIII. 17 IPPs haven’t signed tariff discount deals, Nepra told
XIX. Closing gender gap to boost Pakistan’s GDP by 30pc: ADB
XX. Oil gains as US fuels stocks drop, Opec+ considers deal rollover
XXI. Australia gifts Miyawaki forest to Pakistan to fight climate change
XXII. Carbon needs to be much pricier to limit climate change: Report
XXIII. Planting trees helps fight climate change—but we need billions more seedlings
XXIV. Climate change: Global CO2 emissions bounce back to pre-COVID levels, International Energy Agency study finds
XXV. Climate change: Will China take a ‘great leap’ to a greener economy?