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Kolkata Today Media Bias and Kolkata Today Factual Reporting Analysis

Kolkata Today is a popular newspaper in India, published from and headquartered in India. In this article, Mediabuzz is going to analyze Kolkata Today’s media bias and Kolkata Today’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 Kolkata Today along with its factual accuracy.

Media Bias Analysis Summary

After thorough research, we will conclude whether the Kolkata Todayis Left Leaning, Right Leaning or Centred in its approach. For Kolkata Today, we will go through several researches, studies, blind surveys, headline analysis, etc. to comment on Kolkata Today’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.

right center
extreme right
left center
extreme left

Factual Reporting Summary

For commenting on the factual accuracy of the Kolkata Today, we will flip through previous news articles of the publication and observe if Kolkata Today has published any factually incorrect information. Based on this, we will conclude that we have commented on the factual accuracy of Kolkata Today. Based on the above analysis, we will assign one of the media reliability meter out of all the three possible meters shown here.

slightly reliable
highly reliable

A.   Kolkata Today Media Bias Analysis

Under this section, we will briefly explain the factors that contribute towards our media bias conclusion for Kolkata Today. We will observe, analyse and comment on the Kolkata Today language used, presidential endorsement, controversies, allegations, political views of Kolkata Today’s editors, etc. to support our inference.

1. Kolkata Today Emotional Influence & Adjectives in Headlines

We will rummage through previous headlines of Kolkata Today to look out for usage of influential language, adjectives, emotionally charged words, etc. that suggests any bias of Kolkata Today towards any side of the spectrum.

2. Kolkata Today 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 Kolkata Today has endorsed in previous presidential elections to support Kolkata Today’s political bias.

3. Political leader’s Criticism of Kolkata Today

A political leader’s frequent criticism of Kolkata Today will also suggest about political inclination of the newspaper. In this section, we will observe if any political leader has criticised Kolkata Today in the past to support our arguments.

4. Allegations on Kolkata Today

Under this section, we will look out for any previous allegations against Kolkata Today by any political leader, party, organization or readers to support if Kolkata Today 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 Kolkata Today media bias. To substantiate our claims about Kolkata Today’s media bias inclination, we will cite these highly reliable sources and research from reputed organizations.

6. Audience of Kolkata Today

The audience of Kolkata Today also strongly suggests its media bias. Therefore, to further substantiate our claims, we will write about Kolkata Today’s audience whether they are democrats or republicans in their political affinities.

7. Kolkata Today’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 Kolkata Today social media accounts to look for clues that suggests Kolkata Today media bias.

8. Popular editors of Kolkata Today

Any popular person or editor associated with the Kolkata Today will also speak a lot about Kolkata Today’s media bias. We will analyze popular persons or editors of Kolkata Today that are directly or indirectly linked to any political party or ideology.

9. Kolkata Today CEO’s political views

In this section, we will look if Kolkata Today 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 Kolkata Today’s media bias.

B. Kolkata Today Factual Reporting Analysis

After Kolkata Today media bias, we will write about Kolkata Today’s factual reporting, to check whether Kolkata Today is reliable or not. There are several parameters on which we will be analyzing Kolkata Today’s factual accuracies and will comment if Kolkata Today has ever published any false or misleading reports.

1. Kolkata Today’s misleading or false news articles

We will look for Kolkata Today’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 Kolkata Today in its Op-Ed or news section.

2. Popular Fact-Checking Organizations’ Analysis of Kolkata Today

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 Kolkata Today to suggest if Kolkata Today has published false stories in the past or not.

3. Sources of Kolkata Today

Sources quotes by newspapers are also indicative of their reliability. We will check the sources quoted by Kolkata Today in their news stories to find out if Kolkata Today is factually reliable or not.

C. Kolkata Today 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 Kolkata Today.

D. History of Kolkata Today

Kolkata Today is based out of India and primarily published from India . In this section, we will comment about the history of Kolkata Today including Kolkata Today founder, Kolkata Today publisher, Kolkata Today circulation and Kolkata Today headquarters.

E. Kolkata Today Funding & Ownership

Under this section, mediabuzz will write about Kolkata Today’s investors, stakeholders and owners to analyze how Kolkata Today’s media bias and factual reliability is affected.

F. Readers of Kolkata Today

Under this section, we will provide you approximate numbers of readers Kolkata Today enjoy. It will also have an age-wise, demographic-wise, gender-wise and political opinion-wise distribution of Kolkata Today audience.


G. Kolkata Today Media Bias and Credibility – Conclusion

After a thorough analysis of Kolkata Today on the above mentioned parameters, we will sum up if Kolkata Today is a left, center or right biased newspaper. Based on the analysis, we will offer a judgement on whether Kolkata Today is a reliable or unreliable publication when factual reporting is concerned.

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