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German news show Tagesschau reports highest share of viewers ever
German news show Tagesschau reports highest share of viewers ever
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In the context of fake news and an increase in attacks on journalists, the TV broadcaster ARD was able to report positive news: In January 2021, the news program achieved the highest monthly audience ratings since the measurement began with a market share of 42 percent. Within about a year, the previous record from March 2020 was surpassed again.