Ø  Ukraine war: Large Russian convoy redeploys near Kyiv – satellite images
Ø  Russia hits back at Western sanctions with export bans
Ø  Finland mulls joining NATO after Russia’s war in Ukraine
Ø  ‘No fast track’: EU dashes Ukraine’s hopes of quick membership
Ø  Ukraine-Russia war poses new threat to global food security
Ø  Hungary elects Katalin Novak, first-ever female president
Ø  Sweden announces plan for significant boost in military spending
Ø  ‘No progress’ as top Russia, Ukraine diplomats talk in Turkey
Ø  IMF approves $1.4 bn in emergency funding support for Ukraine
Ø  US and UK rule out no-fly zone over Ukraine, again
Ø  Cabinet bans export of over 200 items of goods from Russia
Ø  Scholz says he’s ready to discuss settlement of situation in Ukraine with Putin
Ø  Ex-German Chancellor Schroeder arrives in Moscow to meet with Putin – media
Ø  Never again will we rely on the West: Lavrov says Russia will solve its economic issues
Ø  Borrell forewarns danger of nuclear war if NATO joins Ukraine conflict
Ø  Seven Russians, including Sechin, Miller, Deripaska, Abramovich, blacklisted in UK
Ø  China’s Xi: Beijing supports peace talks between Russia, Ukraine
Ø  US rejects Poland’s offer to send MiG-29 fighter jets to Ukraine
Ø  Possibility of talks between presidents was discussed with Ukrainian top diplomat – Lavrov
Ø  Latvian Defence Minister demands weapons from Germany
Ø  France narrows presidential field to 12 official candidates
Ø  French far-right candidate Zemmour says Ukrainians welcome, but not Arab refugees
Ø  FM Qureshi calls FM of Romania regarding facilitation of evacuation
Ø  FM speaks with the EU High Representative for Foreign Affairs
Ø  FM Qureshi discusses facilitation of evacuation with Hungarian Foreign Minister
Ø  FM Qureshi speaks to Russian Foreign Minister
Ø  Foreign Secretary received Germany’s Special Representative
Ø  SBP Weekly Data Report
Ø  Exports of 11 sectors jump 35pc in February
Ø  Govt to tax Chinese petrol import
Ø  February remittances reach $2.2b
Ø  Incentives sought for SMEs
Ø  Budget deficit to touch record Rs4.3tr
Ø  Halal meat export to Tashkent begins
Ø  Budget deficit to surpass IMF’s target
Ø  Monetary policy: SBP maintains status quo in interest rate at 9.75%
Ø  Making Pakistan conducive for investment
Ø  Global developments and Pakistan
Ø  Food prices jump 20.7pc to hit record high in February: UN
Ø  Smuggling of urea threatens food security
Ø  ADB to not work on TAPI till recognition of Taliban govt in Afghanistan
Ø  Oil extends losses; Russia to fulfil supply contracts
Ø  Controlling smog and air pollution
Ø  Pakistan urges stepped up action to tackle climate change for development, conflict prevention
Ø  Highway to hell: The real cost of the Malir Expressway
Ø  Mapping vulnerability: why the IPCC’s geography of climate risk is contentious
Ø  How did we get here? The roots and impacts of the climate crisis