Posts Tagged ‘ Rauf Klasra ’

The News vs. The News On Deedar Hussain Shah

Oct 10th, 2010 | By | Category: Jang, The News

Yesterday’s edition of The News (Jang) included another example of politicized reporting that even contradicts other reports in the same newspaper. Ansar Abbasi’s top news story, “New NAB chairman, a Jiyala from A to Z” accuses President Zardari of appointing a political crony as the new NAB chief. His report calls Deedar Hussain Shah “controversial” […]

Making Constitutional Reform Personal

Mar 23rd, 2010 | By | Category: The Nation, The News

The latest reports on proposed constitutional changes have brought many examples of a common problem in reporting, particularly about political issues –  making reforms personal.  This is done when reporters or editors suggest in their reports that particular constitutional reforms are aimed at a person rather than an office. In the current discussion, it is […]