Is Frankfurter Rundschau a reliable source?

This is how independent third parties assess the credibility and media bias of this source.
    Frankfurter Rundschau scores a total of 16 Plus Points and 9 Minus Points in our evaluation of journalistic quality.
    This corresponds to a score of 60* resp. the grade C+ (satisfactory).

    Grade Score
    very good A+ > 89
    A 89 - 84
    A- 83 - 79
    good B+ 78 - 74
    B 73 - 67
    B- 66 - 62
    satisfactory C+ 61 - 56
    C 55 - 49
    C- 48 - 44
    sufficient D+ 43 - 39
    D 38 - 32
    poor D- 31 - 26
    insufficient F < 26
    *: (16 + 5 BP) * 100 / (16 + 5 BP + 9 + 5 BP)
Grade composition
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Wikipedia4 +, 1 -
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Media Bias/Fact Check
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