Posts Tagged ‘ research ’

Media, Research, and Ratings

Jun 2nd, 2012 | By | Category: Ethics

Reporting on the international ‘Media Agenda 2012’ conference at the Arts Council in Karachi this week, Shazia Hasan notes important advice from senior journalist and broadcaster Wusatullah Khan: “Even though the channel is on for 24 hours there isn’t as much news to give during such a lengthy period. So we have talk shows. With their […]



The News sinks to a new low with report on Zardari's nationality

Jun 14th, 2010 | By | Category: The News

The News has sunk to a new low in yellow journalism today by publishing an article that titled, ‘Website declares Zardari US citizen.’ Rather than conduct any actual research, The News appears to have simply repeated a rumour. Based on the content of the article, one has to wonder if the author, Azim M Mian, […]



Journalists Or Political Stooges?

Jan 29th, 2010 | By | Category: Daily Times, Dawn, The News

The embarrassing case of dual nationality and the national media Earlier this week a report was widely circulated in the media that some government officials were holding dual nationalities. Only there was one major problem with the story — the journalists did not investigate, and simply parroted what appear to be false accusations. This embarrassing […]



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