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