Things About Arnab Goswami That The Nation Doesn’t Know

Blog By mariam  |  30-11-18

In 1996, Arnab Goswami Was Kidnapped By Pappu Yadav In Bihar

Arnab Started his journalism with The Telegraph

 Arnab Started his journalism with The Telegraph

We think that Arnab's journey started with NDTV but it is not true, Arnab started his journalism with the Telegraph in Kolkata before being the face of NDTV.


He is an Oxford postgraduage

  He is an Oxford postgraduage

Arnab Goswami holds a Masters in Social Anthropology in 1994 from St. Antony’s College, Oxford University.


First Interview!

First Interview!

His first ever interview was with Sonia Gandhi. But now he has interviewed all the politician in India including the present PM, Narendra Modi.


What A Coincidence!

What A Coincidence!

He always wanted to be a lawyer. But he got a scholarship to study social anthropology from the Oxford. That is how he became a journalist.


‘Nation Wants To Know” came from?

 ‘Nation Wants To Know” came from?

Arnab said, “I was doing my program and I began to feel that these politicians are not taking what I am saying seriously. They started thinking compared to other editors who were much more senior, I was stepping out of the line and asking too many questions. In order to give legitimacy to what I was saying, I said this is not just Arnab wants to know. While interviewing a politician named Praful Patel who kept dodging the questions, I said the nation wants to know. And it worked. After which I thought why not do it again and again,”


His Dreams

His Dreams

He once dreamt and said which is like, “I do dream that at some time in the future, our country will have a channel like BBC or CNN which is going to be broadcast to the world and if such an opportunity arises, I would certainly like to play a role in it.”


His father is from the BJP

  His father is from the BJP

Manoranjan Goswami is from the BJP. His father is a retired Colonel and he stood from Guwahati in the general elections as being the BJP candidate.


Kidnapped

Kidnapped

In 1996, Arnab was kidnapped by Pappu yadav in Bihar.









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