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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), remains of the Byte computer magazine, no longer free), and The Straight Dope (answering all the truly important questions ... :)).


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


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

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 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
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