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