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