Arnab Goswami Biography, Career, Controversies, Affairs & Net Worth

Do you know India ranks 142 out of 180 countries in the ranking of World Press Freedom Index 2020? So, we have picked the most controversial and the most criticized news reporter in a nation with such a bad press freedom ranking. Here, in this blog, you will know Arnab Goswami’s Biography along with his personal life details and all his controversies from the TRP scam to the Tharoor defamation case.


Arnab Goswami was born on 7 March 1973, in Guwahati, Assam, India. He is an Indian news anchor and journalist. His full name is Arnab Ranjan Goswami. Similarly, he is widely recognized for his late night debate show on Republic India, a TV managed by himself.

Age, Height, Weight & Measurements

As per his birth date, he is 48 years old as of 2021. He stands at a height of 5 feet 11 inches and weighs around 75 Kg. Additionally, he has black eyes and black hair.

Relationship Status

Talking about his relationship status, he is in a marital knot with Samyabrata Ray Goswami who is also known as Pipi Goswami. The couple is blessed with a child, Che Goswami.


Regarding his family, his father’s name is Manoranajan Goswami whereas his mother’s name is Suprabha Goswami. He also has a sister who is currently serving the Indian Defense Service.

Education, School/College University

Talking about his education profile, he studied at Mount St Mary’s School and Kendriya Vidyalaya. He then enrolled in Hindu College and later at Oxford University.


The Indian news anchor is a very controversial personality who is currently managing and handling the post of editor-in-chief of the Republic Media Network. Similarly, he also was editor-in-chief of Times Now. Likewise, he is often linked with the BJP (Bharatiya Janata Party) with a very shocking allegation of media bribery. Moreover, the new anchor has received some awards and honors such as the Ramnath Goenka Award for Excellence in Journalism, Society Young Achiever Award, Asian Television Award for Best Presenter, or Anchor. 

Arnab Goswami’s Social Media

For further information about his personal life, you can check his social media accounts that we have linked below:

Instagram (Unverified)
Twitter (Unverified)

Arnab Goswami’s Rumors and Controversy/Scandal

Being a news anchor is like being inside a hot oven, you’ll somehow get into at least one controversy but Arnab has a different story. Furthermore, he is often called “Godi Media” which means someone being pawn or puppet of someone. The story of his controversy started in 2017 where he was arrested in charge of overruling Intellectual Property Rights. Shashi Tharoor Defamation case got a different hype, News Broadcasting Standards Authority demanding he and his media to apologize, his viewers for his comments in Jignesh Flop Show. Ignoring the minor controversies, police recently arrested him for carrying out the TRP scam to increase his Media’s immaterial (reliability) factor. Additionally, the term “China is the one to be blamed” or “Ae sab Chin ka kaam hai” has been his usual comment in almost every show.   

Arnab Goswami Net Worth
Arnab Goswami Net Worth [Image Source: @SiaSat]

Net Worth

What is the earning of Arnab Goswami? How much is his net worth and How rich is he in 2021? Arnab Goswami has accumulated a huge amount of net worth of $ 34 million, which he has earned from his successful news anchoring career.


  • Full Name: Arnab Ranjan Goswami
  • Profession: News Anchor & Journalist 
  • Age: 48
  • Date of Birth: 7 March 1973
  • Birth Place: Guwahati, Assam, India
  • Zodiac Sign: Libra
  • Nationality: Indian
  • Height: 5 feet 11 inches
  • Weight: 75 Kg
  • Eye Color: Black
  • Hair Color: Black
  • Ethnicity/Race: Asian (Indian)
  • School: Mount St. Mary School & Kendriya Vidyalaya
  • College/University: Hindu College & Oxford University
  • Father: Manoranajan Goswami
  • Mother: Suprabha Goswami
  • Sibling: N/A
  • Marital Status: Married
  • Spouse/Girlfriend: Samyabrata Ray Goswami
  • Net Worth 2021: $ 34 million
  • Source of Income: News Anchoring

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