The world we are living in is tightly connected. Globalisation has turned the whole wide world into a global village. One little incident that takes place in one corner of the world is capable of affecting the entire world. Therefore it is a necessity in today’s world to be aware of the current news. But to keep yourself updated with today news you also need time to read a newspaper or watch news on television and due to the demanding lifestyle lead by people these days does not give them the luxury to spend time watching news. In such situations news headlines are of great important and convenience. One does not need to read the whole news just the small snippets are enough for them.
People have various choices, some are interested in political news, some prefer crime news and others enjoy reading entertainment news. Newspapers and television news channels have all types of news articles and segments designed in a way to suite every reader’s and viewer’s interest. These newspapers and television news channels have an ideal combination of hard and soft news. Hard news is the serious news that is meant for serious viewing or reading while the soft news is just published for the entertainment of the readers. This is done to strike a balance between the serious quotient and entertainment in the news.
Earlier there were limited options to gain news from. Newspapers had long articles wrote in detail and the television and radio had the limitation of time if you missed the news at seven then you would have to wait for the nine o’clock news. These days these limitations are abolished, the technology has offers the humans with various inventions which makes it easy for us to obtain news easily. The mobile phones have applications that provide you with