Current Affairs is the compulsory subject of CSS and carries 100 marks . 20 Marks are set for Multiple Choice Questions MCQs and 80 Marks are set for Subjective Paper. Current Affairs is a high scoring subject and can help you in getting 50% total marks in CSS Examination in written part. If you are looking for specific current affairs book then stop your search here. Not a single book available in the market which can help you in the preparation of this subject. Current Affairs as the name suggests are the latest happenings. You will find thousand of Books in the market and every one claiming that their book is perfect but some of the books which are authentic and covers all the FPSC syllabus of Current Affairs . CA is the compulsory subject in CSS examination and part of General Knowledge Paper .
Syllabus of CSS Current Affairs
If you go through the syllabus of CSS Current Affairs you will find three main things i.e Pakistan's Domestic Affairs, Global Issues and Pakistan External Affairs. You should keep in touch with news on daily basis to keep updated yourself with latest current affairs. Daily Dawn is must for bettering understanding of current affairs .
Past Paper of Current Affairs
Check the past paper of Current Affairs CSS 2018. Paper setter has focused more on trending events instead of following the complete syllabus . One main thing we have noticed that some of the topic are hot discussion and gaining importance on national and international level are being asked in Current Affairs. If you go through the past paper of Current Affairs CSS 2017 and 2018 you will noticed that CPEC related questions are being repeated even 2 to 3 questions are being asked from China Pakistan Economic Corridor. Other questions which were asked about relations of Pakistan with China, India , USA , Saudi Arabia are trending topics. Instead of searching for Book you should start your preparation on specific topics.
Best Book for CSS Current Affairs
If you are looking for best books for Current Affairs, i personally don't think there is any book from where you can prepare current affairs. Although you can talk about notes of Current Affairs prepared by different academies of CSS Preparation. But i have gone through notes of well known academy in Lahore but it was totally copy paste from the Goolge. Then what to do ?
Jahangir World Times Monthly Magazine
You can prepare your CSS current affairs by going through monthly magazine on Current Affairs by Jahangir World Times which covers all the important topics of current affairs and follows the syllabus of FPSC. Not only this FPSC has recommended JWT magazine in their suggested readings for current affairs.
Daily dawn is the best source of preparation for Current Affairs . It will not only prepare current affairs papers but improve your vocabulary and help you in many papers such as English Essay, Precise and Composition papers and International relations papers. Must go through Editorial section of daily dawn.
How to Download JWT Magazine
You can not download Jahangir World Times JWT magazine by buying online subscriptions
Current Affairs Quarterly Journal 16 by JWT
You can search different facebook groups or google for Current Affairs Quarterly Journal in Pdf format free of cost . If you want to buy this Jahangir World Times Quarterly Journal online follow the below given link. This journal covers will cover the following important topics and will helpful for preparation of Current Affairs for CSS, PCS and PMS exams.
- Pakistan's Political, Economical and Social Affairs
- Pakistan relations with Neighbors , World Powers, Muslim World and International Organization
- Global Issues: Human Rights, Terrorism, Kashmir Issue and Globalization, SDGs and Nuclear Proliferation etc.
This book also covers Multiple Choice Questions MCQs portion and contains MCQs of Current Affairs at the end of each chapter . You can buy online updated latest edition of JWT Quarterly Journal Book bthe below given link or visit any store in your town to get this book and this book will be delivered within 4 to 5 days depends on your location.