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