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