Former News 23 anchor Kishii dies at 73

National May 16, 2018

Former News 23 anchor Kishii dies at 73

Shigetada Kishii, a former anchor of with the news program News 23, died Tuesday of lung cancer at his Tokyo home. He was 73. Kishii joined the daily Mainichi Shimbun newspaper in 1967 and headed its political news section. He also served as chief editorial ...

On the money: Hitting TV where it hurts

National / Media | MEDIA MIX Apr 23, 2016

On the money: Hitting TV where it hurts

by Philip Brasor

Earlier this month, the Association of Television Viewers Who Demand Compliance With the Broadcast Law announced that it may launch a "national campaign" targeting TBS, which it accuses of biased news reporting. Should the broadcaster fail to address the accusation, the association will ask ...