Ø  ‘US to support economic recovery in Pakistan’

Ø  Normalizing U.S.–Pakistan Relations

Ø  Masood Khan stresses exploring trade, investment potential b/w Pakistan, US

Ø  ‘US committed to working with Pakistan to prevent climate change’

Ø  Pak, US longstanding ties based on common heritage, mutual goodwill: Jalil Abbas

Ø  Mapping the Indian Ocean Region

Ø  UN marks International Day to Protect Education with call to action

Ø  UNGA78: ‘Action is what the world needs’ – UN chief

Ø  No legal grounds for Russian ‘so-called elections’ in occupied Ukraine: UN official

Ø  ‘Thriving economies’ critical to eradicating hunger and poverty: McCain

Ø  Over 330 million children worldwide living in extreme poverty

Ø  UN welcomes G20 leaders’ declaration in New Delhi

Ø  UN launches flash appeal to aid 250,000 Libyans hit by devastating floods

Ø  Report: United in Science 2023

Ø  Afghanistan: Human rights ‘in a state of collapse’, warns Türk

Ø  Meth trafficking surges in and around Afghanistan


Ø  US to give $600m more in military equipment to Ukraine

Ø  Ukraine’s Zelenskyy and Israel’s Netanyahu discuss Israeli support for Ukraine

Ø  Russia detains a man accused of plotting rail bombing in Crimea

Ø  North Korea’s Kim marks founding day with parade, promises to China, Russia

Ø  G20 Summit: Transport project to link India to Middle East, Europe unveiled

Ø  Niger says France amassing troops, equipment in ECOWAS states

Ø  Dutch police use water cannon, detained 2,400 climate activists

Ø  Western attempts to focus G20 summit agenda on Ukraine failed – Lavrov

Ø  Putin’s party wins controversial polls in annexed Ukraine regions: Reports

Ø  Ukraine says Black Sea gas, oil platforms recaptured from Russian control

Ø  Poland threatens to keep Ukrainian grain ban after embargo date expires

Ø  Ukraine’s long arm disrupts Crimea, its patience breaches Russian defenses

Ø  Ukraine says Russian missile defense destroyed in Crimea, 2 warships hit

Ø  Vladimir Putin accepts Kim Jong Un invitation to North Korea

Ø  Macron says French ambassador ‘literally being held hostage’ in Niger

Ø  Russian MFA declares first, second secretaries of US embassy persona non grata

Ø  Ukrainians widely used cluster munitions on battlefield – Putin

Ø  Moscow works with Baku, Yerevan on Lachin corridor solutions – Kremlin spokesman

Ø  Russia developing nuclear submarines, underwater drones – Shoigu

Ø  UN aid to Ukraine exceeds assistance to Afghanistan by $1 billion – diplomat

Ø  Expansion of US sanctions target defence, energy, financial sectors – Blinken

Ø  EU will launch anti-subsidy inquiry into China-made electric cars, von der Leyen says

Ø  EU lifts ban on Ukrainian grain as Kyiv commits to avoid new market distortions


Ø  SBP Weekly Data Report

Ø  Grappling with grey market

Ø  Caretaker finance minister sees ‘signs of economic recovery’ in Pakistan

Ø  The ultimate trade challenge

Ø  Unemployment figure to hit 5.6m in Pakistan

Ø  SBP’s hold on key rate stuns market

Ø  Remittances fall in July-Aug as Pakistani expats prefer illegal channels

Ø  Are IPP contracts original sin?

Ø  IFC commits $1.5bn for Pakistan

Ø  Oil steadies as supply cuts face surprise

Ø  Harsh weather may hit $65bn Asian apparel exports: study

Ø  ‘US committed to working with Pakistan to prevent climate change’

Ø  Urban islands of heat

Ø  World needs $2.7tr for net zero emissions

Ø  Climate change displacement: ‘One of the defining challenges’