‘If I can teach Islamiyat at UET, Imran Khan can teach fascism at GCU,’ Hafiz Saeed tells ‘snowflakes’

UNDISCLOSED LOCATION – Renowned educationist and transnational academic Hafiz Saeed has called out those condemning political scientist Imran Khan’s recent lecture at...

Chief will be appointed using @friends tag on Facebook: Fazlur Rehman

LARKANA – Pakistan Democratic Movement (PDM) Chief Maulana Fazlur Rehman on Tuesday said the future chief would be appointed on merit using...

Ridiculous to book me for religious hatred I was spreading on behalf of party leadership: Marriyum Aurangzeb

ISLAMABAD – Reacting to the terrorism case registered against her, Information Minister Marriyum Aurangzeb said she was only “using religion to instil...

Afghan Taliban ban PUBG for ‘misleading youth’ about unrealistic gun recoil mechanics, projectile physics

The de facto government of Afghanistan, the Taliban, have banned the mobile computer game PUBG for its adverse effects on the nation’s...

Chief selector sticking with selection till November

RAWALPINDI – Despite growing pressure to reconsider the recent decisions, the chief selector made clear Thursday that he intends to stick with...

Predatory loansharks given week’s notice to register themselves as nanolending fintech apps or go to jail

The Lahore High Court has given the province’s predatory loansharks a notice of one week to register themselves with both the Securities...

India declares state mourning on Sunday over Asia Cup exit

NEW DELHI-India has declared one day of state mourning on Sunday as a mark of respect to the Indian national cricket team's...

Imran crosses all limits, says ‘Hasan Ali should play next match’

ISLAMABAD – Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Chairman Imran Khan sparked outrage after saying on Sunday that fast bowler Hasan Ali should be picked...

‘Pay for what you’re causing,’ Pakistan tells world’s highest greenhouse gas emitter China

  ISLAMABAD – Pakistan has asked the Chinese government for reparations for the damages caused by climate change owing to the emission of...

Explicit video showing senior politicians in compromising IMF position about to be leaked

    RAWALPINDI – An explicit video featuring high level politicians of the country is about to be leaked, The Dependent can excitedly confirm. The video will...

Not behind all internet outages, claims sharks’ association

In an explosive press conference, the Arabian Sea chapter of the All Indian Ocean Sharks Association (AIOSA) said that they are being...

‘FIFA World Cup will be free and fair’ vows Qatar Football Association amid allegations of security fixing

  DOHA – A joint statement issued by the Qatar Football Association (QFA) and the International Federation of Football Association (FIFA) on Wednesday...

Brave, progressive, much-needed statement taken out of context, clarifies Imran

  ISLAMABAD – Pakistan Tehrik-e-Insaf (PTI) PTI Chairman and former prime minister Imran Khan said on Saturday that he recently saw an extremely...

Long-running joke tweets long-running joke on long-running joke

  LATEEFAABAD – A long-running joke Wednesday took to Twitter to post a long-running joke about a long-running joke. Observers noted that while each...

Disgruntled Nawaz forms separate PML-N faction Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz-Nawaz

LONDON – Three-time former prime minister Nawaz Sharif has finally decided to split with the PML-N and has launched a faction of...