Wednesday, 27 October 2021

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Japanese journalist Miwa Sado dies from overwork

TOKYO: Miwa Sado, 31, logged 159 hours of overtime in the month before she died in 2013 at Japan’s NHK broadcaster. Following an investigation, NHK revealed this week the 31-year-old political journalist died from heart failure from working excessive hours. In Japan, death due to overwork is known as ‘Karoshi’ ...

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Suicide bombers storm Afghan state broadcaster

JALALABAD: Suicide bombers stormed the national television station in the eastern Afghan city of Jalalabad on Wednesday, triggering gunfights and explosions as journalists remained trapped inside the building, officials and eyewitnesses said. At least two people were killed and 14 others wounded in the ongoing assault, which underscores the growing ...

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