Arnab Goswami, whose full name is Arnab Ranjan Goswami, is an Indian journalist, TV news presenter, and prime editor of news channel Republic TV, as well as president of the News Broadcasting Association. His notable works include The News for Frankly Speaking with Arnab, the Debate with Arnab Goswami, and the Nation Wants to Know. People love him a lot because of his sharp questions and spotty response. Today you will know about Arnab Goswami Biography, Family, Career, Wife, Income, Twitter, and controversies.
Arnab Goswami Family And Education
Arnab Goswami was born on 9 October 1973 in Guwahati, Assam to a well-known Brahmin family. His father Manoranjan Goswami was a retired colonel, his mother Suprabha Goswami is a housewife and writer whose book was Desetard Bookey which is a short story collection book that has been published. Arnab’s primary education was completed while studying in different cities due to his father being in the Indian Army.
He passed the secondary level examination from Saint Marri School, Delhi Kant, and passed his Senior Secondary Examination from Kendriya Vidyalaya, Jabalpur Cantonment. To join the college, he joined the Hindu College in Delhi where he obtained a Bachelor’s degree in Sociology. He then received a Master’s degree in Anthropology from Saint Antony College, Oxford University in 1994.
Arnab Goswami’s wife’s name is PP Goswami whom he met in college and later both got married. Now they also have two sons.
Arnab Goswami Career and Success Story
After completing his studies, he started his career as a journalist in 1995 from Kolkata’s English newspaper The Telegraph Newspaper, but he did not like to work in this institution and Skips the Telegraph Newspaper TV in less than a year and joined NDTV 24 x7, where he started anchoring the Daily News and also anchoring the news tonight Telecast on DD Metro.
Due to hard work and better work, he was soon included in the core team of NDTV, in which he was made senior editor, where he was responsible for all the content aired on the channel, so he left DD Metro and Start working on 24×7. Arnab started working on the Daily Show as well as Prime Show, where he also received the Asian Television Award as the Best News Anchor for his excellent work.
In 2006, Arnab Goswami quit NDTV and joined Times Now as Editor-in-Chief and Anchor, hosting the live coverage program News hour that aired at 9 pm on that channel. In which famous celebrities like Pervez Musharraf and Rahul Bajaj were associated. He also hosted a special interview program Frankly Speaking with Arnab in which he used to interview big personalities like Hamid Karzai, Narendra Modi, Hilari Clinton, Sonia Gandhi, and the Dalai Lama.
Why People Like Arnab Goswami?
The biggest feature of Arnab Goswami’s live news anchoring is that he used to ask such fast-paced questions without scripting that the person used to think while answering those questions. Also, while asking questions, Arnab also displays his aggressiveness which is made on sight. Arnab is the only news anchor who spoke openly about the Sushant Singh Rajput suicide case in public and kept fighting to get the accused punished.
Along with anchoring, Arnab is also a writer, he has written a book in 2002 titled The Combining Terrorism the Legal Challenge, focusing on India’s law against terror, it was much liked.
Republic Tv Launch
On November 1, 2016, the news came out that Arnab has left Times Now because he wants to start his own news channel with corporate houses. He believes that there should be a global news channel like BBC and CNN in India, which is recognized all over the world, which is why he launched his news channel Republic TV on 6 May 2017. After the launch of the channel, the channel remained India’s most-watched English news channel for 100 consecutive weeks.
Arnab Goswami Likes, Dislikes
|Favorite Food||Non Veg|
|Favorite Politician||Atal Bihari Vajpai|
|Favorite Musician||Bhupen Hazarika|
|Hobbies||Reading, Writing, and Watching Movies|
Arnab Goswami Income
Total Net worth $60 Million
1 month Income – above 1 Crore
Awards Winning By Arnab Goswami
|Ram Nath Goyen Award for excellence in jornalism||In 2008|
|ENBA Award for News Television Editor in Chief||In 2012|
|President of the News Broadcasting Federation Association||8 December 2019|
Arnab Goswami Controversy
Arnab Goswami has also been receiving criticisms from several groups for the recent time, the reason being told that he works in the interest of the ruling party at the moment and does not comment about the urgent problems of the country in his prime show.
Anvay Naik Suicide Case – 2 years ago, the interior designer Anvay Naik and his mother Kumud Naik, who lived in Alibag in the Raigarh district, committed suicide. After this, the police got a letter in which they wrote that he did the work of interior design and studio design of Republic TV but they did not get money in exchange for work. In that letter, the name of Arnab Goswami was also written. According to the letter, the entire work bill was 50 crore 40 lakh, due to non-payment of the bill, he suffered a lot of financial loss. Due to financial loss, his family lost his financial condition, due to which Anvay Naik and his mother committed suicide.
Due to lack of strong evidence, no arrest could be made and the case was weakened and after that, a closure report was filed. A few years later, a new government came to Maharashtra, and again Anvay Naik’s daughter met Maharashtra’s Home Minister Anil Deshmukh and said that he has not got justice. After which the Home Minister again ordered an inquiry into the case and said that the case should be investigated by the Crime Branch. After investigation, Mumbai Police and Alibag Police arrested Arnab Goswami from his house and Alibag Police took him to Alibag Thane.
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