hard news definition

  • noun:
    • News, like in a newspaper or television report, that handles formal or really serious subjects and events.
    • Factual reportage of activities which are socially or politically significant and of a critical nature, as opposed to the reporting of entertaining, entertaining, or gossipy records of reasonably inconsequential events.
    • development that relates to serious topics or events

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