Adaderana is a popular newspaper in Sri Lanka, published from and headquartered in Sri Lanka. In this article, Mediabuzz is going to analyze Adaderana’s media bias and Adaderana’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 Adaderana along with its factual accuracy.
Media Bias Analysis Summary
After thorough research, we will conclude whether the Adaderanais Left Leaning, Right Leaning or Centred in its approach. For Adaderana, we will go through several researches, studies, blind surveys, headline analysis, etc. to comment on Adaderana’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 Adaderana, we will flip through previous news articles of the publication and observe if Adaderana has published any factually incorrect information. Based on this, we will conclude that we have commented on the factual accuracy of Adaderana. Based on the above analysis, we will assign one of the media reliability meter out of all the three possible meters shown here.
A. Adaderana Media Bias Analysis
Under this section, we will briefly explain the factors that contribute towards our media bias conclusion for Adaderana. We will observe, analyse and comment on the Adaderana language used, presidential endorsement, controversies, allegations, political views of Adaderana’s editors, etc. to support our inference.
1. Adaderana Emotional Influence & Adjectives in Headlines
We will rummage through previous headlines of Adaderana to look out for usage of influential language, adjectives, emotionally charged words, etc. that suggests any bias of Adaderana towards any side of the spectrum.
2. Adaderana 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 Adaderana has endorsed in previous presidential elections to support Adaderana’s political bias.
3. Political leader’s Criticism of Adaderana
A political leader’s frequent criticism of Adaderana will also suggest about political inclination of the newspaper. In this section, we will observe if any political leader has criticised Adaderana in the past to support our arguments.
4. Allegations on Adaderana
Under this section, we will look out for any previous allegations against Adaderana by any political leader, party, organization or readers to support if Adaderana 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 Adaderana media bias. To substantiate our claims about Adaderana’s media bias inclination, we will cite these highly reliable sources and research from reputed organizations.
6. Audience of Adaderana
The audience of Adaderana also strongly suggests its media bias. Therefore, to further substantiate our claims, we will write about Adaderana’s audience whether they are democrats or republicans in their political affinities.
7. Adaderana’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 Adaderana social media accounts to look for clues that suggests Adaderana media bias.
8. Popular editors of Adaderana
Any popular person or editor associated with the Adaderana will also speak a lot about Adaderana’s media bias. We will analyze popular persons or editors of Adaderana that are directly or indirectly linked to any political party or ideology.
9. Adaderana CEO’s political views
In this section, we will look if Adaderana 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 Adaderana’s media bias.
B. Adaderana Factual Reporting Analysis
After Adaderana media bias, we will write about Adaderana’s factual reporting, to check whether Adaderana is reliable or not. There are several parameters on which we will be analyzing Adaderana’s factual accuracies and will comment if Adaderana has ever published any false or misleading reports.
1. Adaderana’s misleading or false news articles
We will look for Adaderana’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 Adaderana in its Op-Ed or news section.
2. Popular Fact-Checking Organizations’ Analysis of Adaderana
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 Adaderana to suggest if Adaderana has published false stories in the past or not.
3. Sources of Adaderana
Sources quotes by newspapers are also indicative of their reliability. We will check the sources quoted by Adaderana in their news stories to find out if Adaderana is factually reliable or not.
C. Adaderana 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 Adaderana.
D. History of Adaderana
Adaderana is based out of Sri Lanka and primarily published from Sri Lanka . In this section, we will comment about the history of Adaderana including Adaderana founder, Adaderana publisher, Adaderana circulation and Adaderana headquarters.
E. Adaderana Funding & Ownership
Under this section, mediabuzz will write about Adaderana’s investors, stakeholders and owners to analyze how Adaderana’s media bias and factual reliability is affected.
F. Readers of Adaderana
Under this section, we will provide you approximate numbers of readers Adaderana enjoy. It will also have an age-wise, demographic-wise, gender-wise and political opinion-wise distribution of Adaderana audience.
G. Adaderana Media Bias and Credibility – Conclusion
After a thorough analysis of Adaderana on the above mentioned parameters, we will sum up if Adaderana is a left, center or right biased newspaper. Based on the analysis, we will offer a judgement on whether Adaderana is a reliable or unreliable publication when factual reporting is concerned.