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