MARUAH media monitoring: Day 7 (4 May 2011)

5 May 2011

MARUAH is conducting an election watch project. Part of this project includes monitoring the election coverage by the mainstream media, specifically the Straits Times, TODAY and The New Paper. (We are unable to cover the other languages and other media, e.g. TV and radio, because of resource constraints.)

Our findings on Day 7 are set out below.

You can also download the findings as a PDF file.

Coverage of each party (in column inches)

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MARUAH media monitoring: Day 6 (3 May 2011)

4 May 2011

MARUAH is conducting an election watch project. Part of this project includes monitoring the election coverage by the mainstream media, specifically the Straits Times, TODAY and The New Paper. (We are unable to cover the other languages and other media, e.g. TV and radio, because of resource constraints.)

Our findings on Day 6 are set out below. Note: there were no negative photos spotted in the 3 newspapers.

Coverage of each party (in column inches)

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MARUAH media monitoring: Day 5 (2 May 2011)

3 May 2011

MARUAH is conducting an election watch project. Part of this project includes monitoring the election coverage by the mainstream media, specifically the Straits Times, TODAY and The New Paper. (We are unable to cover the other languages and other media, e.g. TV and radio, because of resource constraints.)

Our findings on Day 5 are set out below. Note: there were no negative photos spotted in the 3 newspapers.

Coverage of each party (in column inches)

Positive photos of each party

Neutral photos of each party

Placement of each party in the paper






MARUAH media monitoring: Day 4 (1 May 2011)

2 May 2011

MARUAH is conducting an election watch project. Part of this project includes monitoring the election coverage by the mainstream media, specifically the Straits Times, TODAY and The New Paper. (We are unable to cover the other languages and other media, e.g. TV and radio, because of resource constraints.)

Our findings on Day 4 are set out below. You can also download all of the findings as a PDF file.

Note: There was no Sunday edition of TODAY.

Coverage of each party (in column inches)

Positive photos of each party

Neutral photos of each party

Negative photos of each party


Placement of each party in the paper




MARUAH media monitoring: Day 3 (30 April 2011)

1 May 2011

MARUAH is conducting an election watch project. Part of this project includes monitoring the election coverage by the mainstream media, specifically the Straits Times, TODAY and The New Paper. (We are unable to cover the other languages and other media, e.g. TV and radio, because of resource constraints.)

Our findings on Day 3 are set out below. You can also download all of the findings as a PDF file.

Coverage of each party (in column inches)

Positive photos of each party

Neutral photos of each party

Negative photos of each party

Placement of each party in the paper


MARUAH media monitoring: Day 2 (29 April 2011)

30 April 2011

[post updated 1 May 2011 0050 hrs]

MARUAH is conducting an election watch project. Part of this project includes monitoring the election coverage by the mainstream media, specifically the Straits Times, TODAY and The New Paper. (We are unable to cover the other languages and other media, e.g. TV and radio, because of resource constraints.)

Our findings on Day 2 are set out below. You can also download all of the findings as a Powerpoint file.

Coverage of each party (in column inches)

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Positive photos of each party

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MARUAH_29Apr11_Positive photos

Neutral photos of each party

MARUAH_29Apr11_Neutral photos

MARUAH_29Apr11_Neutral photos

Negative photos of each party

MARUAH_29Apr11_Negative photos

MARUAH_29Apr11_Negative photos

Placement of each party in the paper

MARUAH_29Apr11_Placement

MARUAH_29Apr11_Placement


MARUAH media monitoring: Day 1 (28 April 2011)

29 April 2011

[post updated 1 May 2011 0031 hrs]

MARUAH is conducting an election watch project. Part of this project includes monitoring the election coverage by the mainstream media, specifically the Straits Times, TODAY and The New Paper. (We are unable to cover the other languages and other media, e.g. TV and radio, because of resource constraints.)

Our findings on Day 1 are set out below. You can also download all of the findings as a Powerpoint file.

Coverage of each party (in column inches)

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MARUAH_28Apr11_Column inches

Positive photos of each party

MARUAH_28Apr11_Positive photos

MARUAH_28Apr11_Positive photos

Neutral photos of each party

MARUAH_28Apr11_Neutral photos

MARUAH_28Apr11_Neutral photos

Negative photos of each party

MARUAH_28Apr11_Negative photos

MARUAH_28Apr11_Negative photos

Placement of each party in the paper

MARUAH_28Apr11_Placement

MARUAH_28Apr11_Placement