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Japanese reporter’s death from 159 hours overtime prompts public broadcaster to reform working practices

Tokyo: Japan’s public broadcaster has vowed to reform its working practices because it revealed younger reporter died of coronary heart failure after logging 159 hours of time beyond regulation in a month. NHK reporter Miwa Sado, 31, who had been protecting political information in Tokyo, was discovered useless in her mattress in July 2013, reportedly‚Ķ Read More »