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