News Links

Major Domestic and International Sources of News & Information

      Domestic       International        Africa        Radio/TV




Christian Science Monitor 

Domestic and international news coverage and commentary.

LA Times 

The top West Coast paper; good for the Pacific Rim.

New York Times

A paper of record for domestic and international events.


 Political science information and commentary.

Washington Post 

Today’s newspaper online and a database of recent issues; coverage specializing on US politics.

International News Sources (General)

BBC News Service 

World news in English (British Broadcasting Corporation).

The Economist 

International news coverage with an emphasis on international trade and business.

Financial Times 

A British paper; very good for business, international politics and international political economy.

Le Monde

French daily international and domestic news (in French).                      

Le Monde Diplomatique 

A special section of Le Monde covering matters of politics and diplomacy (in French).


African News Sources                                                                                                                           

Africa South of the Sahara 

Selected internet resources, breaking news, topics, and regional information.

BBC News-Africa 

BBC African news in both print and radio.

Jeune Afrique 

French news coverage of current events and issues (in French).

New York Times: Africa 

News coverage of current events throughout Africa.

All Africa 

A regularly updated news source with coverage on countries and topics from all across the African continent. Topics range from business, to health, entertainment and politics. 

Radio/TV Broadcasts on the Web

BBC Radio 

Online version of BBC Radio including text of recent features and good regional

National Public Radio (NPR) 

Online version of recent domestic and international issues and news from NPR.

PBS Newshour

Highlights important international and domestic events. Has many clips from broadcasts.