This January amidst the challenges of the global pandemic, NUST Media
Club released its own quintessential talk show, “Duniya ke Rung, NUST ke sung”
to entertain us in the comfort of our homes in these tedious times.
The riveting talk show is dedicated to embellish our insipid lives and
is fun-packed with stories and updates from the campus. Hosted by ebullient
freshmen Hadia Rahat and Ahmed Shahvaiz, the show engages the viewers and urges
us to grab a hot cup of coffee, get comfortable and enjoy the enthralling
stories of our guests.
The half-hour-long show premiered its first episode on January 16th
and the former presidents of NDS and NMC, Zain Saddique and Mohemin Mehmood
respectively, joined us to share the inspirational and amusing stories of their
Following the success and how well received the first episode was by
the audience, NMC returned with the second episode of Duniya ke Rung, NUST ke
sung” with its exuberant hosts, Hadia and Ahmed on 30th January.
This episode welcomed the well-accomplished former presidents of NLC,
NEC, and NSS, Samar Mubarik, Jaffar Abbas, and Mohsin Ayub respectively. The
guests looked back on their days as executives and directors and reflected upon
how they emerged as leaders and presidents.
Samar Mubarik, an avid reader and literature lover, unveiled a funny,
quirky but motivational story about how he confronted his stage fright by
nerving himself to sing a song in front of an audience. This particular act
made him strong and confident enough to share his thoughts and opinions. Samar
went on to tell us how he arranged one of the best events in NLC’s history,
“The NUST Literary Festival” in his tenure as a president. The fest being
exhilarating as well as reasonably priced, won the hearts of its audience. Samar’s
parents also joined him at the event making the fest even more memorable for
The next guest, the former president of NUST Environmental Club, an
environmentalist, and a climate reality leader, Jaffar Abbas shared how he
introduced events like “Safai ke Kashti” and “Free of Cost Carnival”. These
events brought together fun and change and fashioned a whole new look to the
While explaining the importance of a clean environment, he recalled
his time in Lahore when the smog increasingly prevailed in major cities of
Punjab. Moreover, along with many other individuals, young Jaffar also
developed the condition of asthma. This particular event in his life motivated
him to fight against environmental hazards. In his opinion, protecting the
environment is not a job confined to one group of people, but everyone is
responsible for reforming society for the better.
The third guest of the show, the ex-president of NUST Science Society,
and a highly inquisitive individual, Mohsin Ayub revealed “The Scavenger Hunt”
as his favorite event. He uncovered that this event was declared exclusively
for the freshmen to enjoy the new campus life at its most.
When asked about his experience in society, Mohsin shared how his
early days in society made him tough and resilient for the future. According to
him, consistency and hard work was the key to his achievements.
With that note, the guests signed off with best wishes and wise pieces
of advice to the juniors. As its second episode came to an end, Duniya ke Rung,
NUST ke sung successfully notched 1k views within few days of its upload. The
whimsical and distinctive approach of the hosts to interviews topping with
delightful and exclusive stories brings a warm, nostalgic smile to our faces.
Stay tuned for the next episode of “Duniya ke Rung, NUST ke sung”
which will return shortly with another set of admired and remarkable guests.