Code Of Ethics

At Telangana Tribune, we adhere to the highest standards of journalistic integrity and ethics. Our commitment to accuracy, fairness, and transparency is unwavering, guiding every aspect of our reporting and editorial decision-making process. We recognize the immense responsibility that comes with being a trusted source of news and information, and we hold ourselves accountable to the public and our readers.

As journalists, we strive to uphold the principles outlined by the Press Council of India, which serves as a beacon of ethical journalism in the country. These principles encompass a range of values and practices that are essential for maintaining the trust and credibility of the media. Below are some key tenets of our Code of Ethics:

  1. Accuracy and Truthfulness: We are dedicated to verifying information to the best of our ability before publishing it. We aim to present accurate, fact-checked news to our audience and promptly correct any errors that may arise.
  2. Independence and Objectivity: We maintain independence from any undue influence, whether it be political, commercial, or personal. Our reporting is driven by a commitment to objectivity, fairness, and impartiality, ensuring that all sides of a story are represented.
  3. Integrity and Transparency: We are transparent about our sources and methods, providing readers with the necessary context to understand the news. We disclose any conflicts of interest that may arise and strive to avoid bias in our reporting.
  4. Respect for Privacy and Dignity: We respect the privacy and dignity of individuals, particularly when reporting on sensitive or personal matters. We exercise caution and sensitivity in our coverage, minimizing harm and avoiding sensationalism.
  5. Accountability and Corrections: We acknowledge our responsibility to the public and are open to feedback and criticism. When errors occur, we promptly issue corrections and clarifications to set the record straight.
  6. Ethical Conduct: We conduct ourselves with professionalism and integrity, adhering to legal and ethical standards at all times. We avoid plagiarism, misrepresentation, and any other unethical practices that undermine the credibility of journalism.
  7. Public Interest: We prioritize the public interest in our reporting, striving to inform, educate, and empower our audience. We aim to shine a light on issues of significance and hold power to account for the betterment of society.

By upholding these principles, we aim to earn and maintain the trust of our readers, fostering a robust and vibrant media landscape that serves the needs of democracy. Thank you for placing your trust in Telangana Tribune.