Ø  Pakistan, US share conviction on promoting gender security: Blome

Ø  US urges ‘timely, fair’ elections in Pakistan

Ø  Any Saudi-Israeli normalization requires clearing major security, defense roadblocks: Experts

Ø  Sharper: Campaigning and the National Defense Strategy

Ø  A Trilateral Summit to Deal with Trilateral Threats

Ø  Why the BRICS Summit Could Be a Big Deal

Ø  A Conversation on the Indo-Pacific Economic Framework with Secretary of Commerce Gina Raimondo

Ø  Ongoing Humanitarian Crisis: The Plight of Afghan Refugees

Ø  UN appeals for nuclear test ban amid ‘alarming rise in global mistrust’

Ø  Pakistan: Flood waters have gone but horror continues for children, UNICEF warns

Ø  Yemen oil tanker: ‘Pivotal chapter’ concludes but important work remains

Ø  Japan: IAEA monitoring treated water release from Fukushima nuclear plant

Ø  At BRICS Summit, Guterres global unity call in face of ‘existential’ challenges


Ø  Zelenskyy says Ukraine deployed new long-range weapon, hints at Russia raid

Ø  UK PM appoints new defence secretary

Ø  Kiev worries West might renege on F-16 deliveries – NYT

Ø  Putin Moves to Seize Control of Wagner’s Mercenary Empire

Ø  Russia faces domestic fuel crunch, braces for more shortages

Ø  EU should be ready to admit 10 new members – Borrell

Ø  NATO envoy names conditions for Ukraine to join

Ø  UN chief sends Russia bid to revive Black Sea grain deal

Ø  Moscow sees no sign of new guarantees on grain deal, Lavrov says

Ø  Situation in Gabon, West Africa a big issue for Europe – EU’s Borrell

Ø  The War in Ukraine Is About Europe’s Future

Ø  Germany at risk of becoming the sick man of Europe again

Ø  US warns N Korea against selling weapons to Russia for Ukraine war

Ø  Britain’s top diplomat Cleverly visits China to stabilise frayed ties


Ø  SBP Weekly Data ReportØ  Inflation and devaluation

Ø  Govt to fulfil obligations to IMF ‘at all costs’: PM

Ø  Inflation and desperation

Ø  New economic plan targets textile exports worth $25b

Ø  The hopeless downward spiral

Ø  Brace for rough flight of economy

Ø  Over $5b received for project financing, building reserves

Ø  Rupee’s plunge fuelling inflation, economic concerns

Ø  How to reduce people’s misery in energy sector

Ø  Oil set to snap two-week losing streak on tightening supplies

Ø  Air pollution cuts life expectancy by nearly 4 years in Pakistan: report

Ø  Modern slavery: Pakistan’s latest climate change curse

Ø  Pakistan to receive $77m for flood resilience

Ø  The hardest hit

Ø  Human-Caused Climate Change May Lead To 1 Billion Premature Deaths: Study

Ø  Developing countries call for $100 billion loss and damage target