A renowned news anchor at a Chinese state-run TV network was reportedly detained by Chinese authorities over two weeks ago, ABC reports.
Anchor-turned-detainee: Cheng Lei, an Australian citizen working for broadcaster CGTN (China Global Television Network), is being held under “residential surveillance at a designated location,” according to claims.
A popular news anchor from South Korea has resigned over allegations that he secretly photographed the “lower area of a woman’s body.”
Kim Sung-joon, a 55-year-old editorial writer and former top anchor at broadcaster SBS, asked for forgiveness after police caught him in the act at a metro station in Seoul, reports Yonhap news.
North Korea’s iconic news anchor Ri Chun-hee, dubbed as the “Pink Lady,” is reportedly getting replaced by younger presenters as state-controlled channel KCTV goes through a modern makeover.
Arguably the country’s most popular female TV personality, Ri has been delivering news with her distinctive fervor and excitement since the 1970s.