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