Arnab Goswami is an Indian journalist and anchor.He is the Editor-in-Chief in Indian news channel Times Now. His show Newshour Debate is one of the most popular shows on Indian TV news.
Arnab was born in Guwahati, Assam on 9 October 1973. His paternal grandfather, Rajani Kanta Goswami, was a lawyer, a Congress leader and an independence activist. His maternal grandfather, Gauri Sankar Bhattacharya, was a leader of the opposition in Assam for many years. He was a writer and a recipient of the Asam Sahitya Sabha Award. Arnab Goswami’s father is Colonel Manoranjan and his mother is Suprabha.Manoranjan has been a Bharatiya Janata Party member and contested the 1998 Lok Sabha Polls as the BJP candidate for the Guwahati Lok Sabha seat in Assam .
He passed his 10th Standard board examinations from Mount St. Mary’s School in Delhi Cantonment, his 12th Standard board exams from Kendriya Vidyalaya in Jabalpur Cantonment. He graduated in Sociology from Hindu College and completed his Master’s degree in Social Anthropology from Oxford University where he was a Felix Scholar.
Arnab began his career in TV news broadcast with NDTV 24×7 in 1995. He was part of NDTV’s core team during the transition from programme producer to the 24-hour mode in 1998.He hosted the Newshour show every weeknight. He hosted one of the channel’s top rated news analysis show Newsnight,which won him an award for the Best News Anchor of Asia 2004 in the 2004 Asian Television Awards.
He is the Editor-in-chief and news anchor of the Times Now news channel since 2006. His show The Newshour is aired at 9 pm.
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