Mahmood Shaam is an Urdu-language journalist of Pakistan. He is the Group Editor of the largest circulated Urdu language newspaper Daily Jang. He also writes poems in Urdu and has authored many books.
Mahmood Shaam is a Group Editor of Pakistani media conglomerate \\\"Jang Group\\\", a famous, and respected name in Pakistani journalism. He received his MA in philosophy from the Government College Lahore, a well reputed educational institute from where Faiz ahmed Faiz graduated. Shaam was the editor of the magazine Ravi''. He started his career along with his education. Due to his economic needs he worked very hard. He graduated from Government College Jhang, a famous city of Pakistani Punjab. There he was also editor of college magazine. Then he joined weekly Qandeel a magazine of Nawai e Waqat group in Lahore in 1962. In 1967 he joined it as assistant editor. He traveled to dozens of foreign countries and is the author of several books. Recently his book \\\"Visiting america''s Mind has been published, a book that is based on his visit to the US on the invitation of State Department\\\".