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