ABP News is a popular newspaper in India, published from and headquartered in India. In this article, Mediabuzz is going to analyze ABP News’s media bias and ABP News’s factual reporting on the basis of its coverage, language used, presidential endorsements, media reports, research and blind surveys. We have also commented on the left or right biasedness of the ABP News along with its factual accuracy.
Media Bias Analysis Summary
After thorough research, we will conclude whether the ABP Newsis Left Leaning, Right Leaning or Centred in its approach. For ABP News, we will go through several researches, studies, blind surveys, headline analysis, etc. to comment on ABP News’s media bias. Based on the above analysis, we will assign one of the media bias meter out of all the seven possible meters shown here.
Factual Reporting Summary
For commenting on the factual accuracy of the ABP News, we will flip through previous news articles of the publication and observe if ABP News has published any factually incorrect information. Based on this, we will conclude that we have commented on the factual accuracy of ABP News. Based on the above analysis, we will assign one of the media reliability meter out of all the three possible meters shown here.
A. ABP News Media Bias Analysis
Under this section, we will briefly explain the factors that contribute towards our media bias conclusion for ABP News. We will observe, analyse and comment on the ABP News language used, presidential endorsement, controversies, allegations, political views of ABP News’s editors, etc. to support our inference.
1. ABP News Emotional Influence & Adjectives in Headlines
We will rummage through previous headlines of ABP News to look out for usage of influential language, adjectives, emotionally charged words, etc. that suggests any bias of ABP News towards any side of the spectrum.
2. ABP News Endorsement of President
Endorsement of presidential candidates in elections comments strongly about a newspaper’s affiliation towards left or right. We will look out for candidates that ABP News has endorsed in previous presidential elections to support ABP News’s political bias.
3. Political leader’s Criticism of ABP News
A political leader’s frequent criticism of ABP News will also suggest about political inclination of the newspaper. In this section, we will observe if any political leader has criticised ABP News in the past to support our arguments.
4. Allegations on ABP News
Under this section, we will look out for any previous allegations against ABP News by any political leader, party, organization or readers to support if ABP News is biased towards left, right or center.
5. Media Bias Articles from Research Papers, Institutions, etc.
Several reputed fact checking and media bias analytics organizations conduct thorough surveys and research to write about ABP News media bias. To substantiate our claims about ABP News’s media bias inclination, we will cite these highly reliable sources and research from reputed organizations.
6. Audience of ABP News
The audience of ABP News also strongly suggests its media bias. Therefore, to further substantiate our claims, we will write about ABP News’s audience whether they are democrats or republicans in their political affinities.
7. ABP News’s controversial statements and tweets
Several newspapers make controversial statements or tweets on social media that reflect their affinity towards any ideology. We will flip through ABP News social media accounts to look for clues that suggests ABP News media bias.
8. Popular editors of ABP News
Any popular person or editor associated with the ABP News will also speak a lot about ABP News’s media bias. We will analyze popular persons or editors of ABP News that are directly or indirectly linked to any political party or ideology.
9. ABP News CEO’s political views
In this section, we will look if ABP News CEO supports or sponsors any political party directly or indirectly. We will look for his tweets, statements, opinion pieces, and controversies that will take us towards ABP News’s media bias.
B. ABP News Factual Reporting Analysis
After ABP News media bias, we will write about ABP News’s factual reporting, to check whether ABP News is reliable or not. There are several parameters on which we will be analyzing ABP News’s factual accuracies and will comment if ABP News has ever published any false or misleading reports.
1. ABP News’s misleading or false news articles
We will look for ABP News’s previous history if it has ever intentionally or unintentionally published any fake news, false or misleading reports to influence audience. We will also write about false claims made by ABP News in its Op-Ed or news section.
2. Popular Fact-Checking Organizations’ Analysis of ABP News
Several fact-checking organizations including Politico, FactCheck, Snopes, Poynter, etc. conduct frequent fact-check on news articles published by newspapers. We will list down fact-checks that mentioned ABP News to suggest if ABP News has published false stories in the past or not.
3. Sources of ABP News
Sources quotes by newspapers are also indicative of their reliability. We will check the sources quoted by ABP News in their news stories to find out if ABP News is factually reliable or not.
C. ABP News Reliability Ratings by Fact-Checking Organizations
Several organizations across the globe independently conduct thorough research and studies on the pattern of news coverage by mainstream media. These websites study the articles published by the news media with the help of professionals and rate them on the basis of bias and reliability. Under this section, we will find out what other fact-checking organizations and media monitors have to say about ABP News.
D. History of ABP News
ABP News is based out of India and primarily published from India . In this section, we will comment about the history of ABP News including ABP News founder, ABP News publisher, ABP News circulation and ABP News headquarters.
E. ABP News Funding & Ownership
Under this section, mediabuzz will write about ABP News’s investors, stakeholders and owners to analyze how ABP News’s media bias and factual reliability is affected.
F. Readers of ABP News
Under this section, we will provide you approximate numbers of readers ABP News enjoy. It will also have an age-wise, demographic-wise, gender-wise and political opinion-wise distribution of ABP News audience.
G. ABP News Media Bias and Credibility – Conclusion
After a thorough analysis of ABP News on the above mentioned parameters, we will sum up if ABP News is a left, center or right biased newspaper. Based on the analysis, we will offer a judgement on whether ABP News is a reliable or unreliable publication when factual reporting is concerned.