The links on this page have last been checked in 2007.

English

New York Times: International, National, Business, Technology, Science, Cooking, and Magazine. (Free registration needed.)

BBC News: World, Americas, Europe, Middle East, Africa, Asia-Pacific, South Asia, Business, Science, Health, and Sports.

Yahoo Daily News: Top stories, World, Politics, Business, Science, Health and Sports.

British newspapers: Guardian and Independent .

Magazines, and others: The Economist, Oneworld(a third world and developing countries news service), Byte.com(Online remains of the Byte computer magazine, no longer free), and The Straight Dope (answering all the truly important questions ... :)).

German

National newspapers: TAZ - Die Tageszeitung (left but good), FAZ -Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung (conservative but good), Süddeutsche Zeitung. Newspapers from Dresden: DNN- Dresdner Neueste Nachrichten , Sächsische Zeitung. Weekly magazine: Spiegel . THE german computer magazine: c't - magazin für computer technik.

Chinese/Taiwanese News

Taiwan News Online , Taipei Times , China Post , Radio Free Asia , China Daily (PRC) . Yahoo Taiwan News (mostly Chinese/chinese characters). Yahoo News: Asia . (Any further suggestions are welcome to hientzsc AT cims.nyu.edu.))

Brazilian-Portuguese

Newspapers: Jornal do Brasil, Folha de S.Paulo, Estado. Magazines: Isto , Veja. Brasilian news on br.yahoo .

Other countries and languages

I am trying to start/starting to read spanish news. Any suggestions for a good online newspaper? Let me know (hientzsc AT cims.nyu.edu). La Nacion, Argentina .

English news from Japan: Japan Times , Asahi English Edition .

Japanese news: Asahi Shimbun, yahoo.

Science News

ScienceNOW: Science Magazine News and Nature Science Update .

Other information

Maps: at yahoo, at mapquest.

Official US time (Java) , Official US time (No Java) .


Bernhard Hientzsch (hientzsc AT cims.nyu.edu)
Last modified: Wed Jan 5 15:30:00 EDT 2005