Three Harvard studies conclude that the US news media have paid scant attention to the policy platforms of the candidates in their coverage of the presidential election campaign.
The publishers that were analyzed included several English language daily newspapers, online news sites, one television channel and several wire services.
An analysis of The Hindu and Dawn shows the latter giving India more space and more diverse coverage than vice versa.
How did the US and Indian media convert an attempt to erase ‘’India’ and ‘Hinduism’ into a fight between ‘bad’ Hindus and ‘good’ secularists?
When rated for the degree of original content offered, The News Minute and Catch News came out on top.
A comparative analysis of coverage from and related to the Paris summit shows that Hindi newspapers gave substantially less coverage than the English press.
The Indian Express had five times as many opinion pieces on politics/political history/political economy as the Times of India, and five times as many on economy/finance/ business.
The media coverage of the Census data on religion focused on the timing of its release and the politically controversial aspects. Many deeper and more complex layers were totally ignored.
Has the discipline of Communication and Journalism in India failed to redefine itself as a relevant academic field in the context of media's changing political economy,
The reportage in Urdu newspapers was substantially responsible for the after-effects of Assam violence.