Ø  Pakistan, US agree to enhance economic, trade cooperation

Ø  What the Backlash against Israel’s War Means for Saudi Arabia

Ø  How Indian Covert Action in the West Would Affect Ties

Ø  U.S. Naval Update Map: Oct. 26, 2023

Ø  U.S. to Bolster Israel’s Missile Defenses

Ø  The overstretched superpower

Ø  Sharper: AUKUS

Ø  The Dysfunctional Superpower

Ø  DAY ONE: UN General Assembly convenes emergency meeting on Gaza

Ø  Israel-Palestine: Protection of civilians ‘must be paramount’ in war Guterres tells Security Council

Ø  Amid Increasingly Dire Humanitarian Situation in Gaza, Secretary-General Tells Security Council Hamas Attacks Cannot Justify Collective Punishment of Palestinian People*5o2fa0*_ga*

Ø  Israel-Palestine: Gazans ‘left with nothing but impossible choices’

Ø  Israel-Palestine: Blockade puts Gaza aid on the line, WHO spotlights soaring mental health needs in Israel

Ø  Gaza crisis: Deadlock deepens as Security Council rejects competing resolutions by US and Russia

Ø  Interconnected Disaster Risks 2023 report


Ø  How far will Europe back Israel in its war on Gaza?

Ø  Israel-Hamas Conflict Reality Check for India-Middle East-Europe Economic Corridor

Ø  Tensions are high in Europe amid anger over Israel-Hamas war

Ø  Hamas delegation travels to Moscow for talks on foreign hostages in Gaza

Ø  Israel’s war in Gaza could spread beyond Middle East: Russia’s Putin

Ø  Russia, China veto US push for UN action on Israel, Gaza

Ø  BRICS countries interested in Russia’s Sfera project — Roscosmos chief

Ø  EU to allocate additional 50 million euro for humanitarian aid to Gaza people

Ø  Russian MFA slams upcoming ‘Copenhagen platform’ meeting on Ukraine as counterproductive

Ø  Russia taking measures given US actions regarding European security, Lavrov says

Ø  Russia simulates nuclear strike after opting out of treaty

Ø  US just prolongs conflict in Ukraine, won’t change course of Russian operation — Kremlin


Ø  SBP Weekly Data ReportØ  Taxing times

Ø  ‘Freelancers can generate $10b in tech exports’

Ø  Pakistan seeks $1 billion oil facility from Saudi Arabia ahead of IMF talks

Ø  The endemic current account deficit

Ø  Power sector debt soars to Rs2.54tr

Ø  Grappling with an imbalanced economy

Ø  IMF team to visit Pakistan for first review talks on Nov 2

Ø  Fiscal performance in 2023

Ø  Economy to grow at 2-3pc, says SBP

Ø  Economists fear trade disruptions

Ø  Goldman Sachs doubts rupee’s rise will continue

Ø  Oil falls more than $2 on easing Middle East fears

Ø  The luxury of water

Ø  Transport sector pollution

Ø  BRI drives Pakistan’s green transformation

Ø  Human capital development

Ø  New UN initiative aims to increase food output

Ø  Climate ‘loss and damage’ talks end in failure