One of the best ways to stay informed about local events is to read local newspapers. Reading a range of materials strengthens our capabilities for stronger and well informed perspectives on the issues of the day. It is also an important activity in preparing for time abroad.

The links below are preliminary choices. For a more comprehensive list - and one which includes publications in local languages - go to

Make your home page and keep up with local, national, and international news.

North America

The Chicago Sun-Times
The Chicago Tribune
The Los Angeles Times
The New York Times
The Wall Street Journal
The Washington Post
The Toronto Globe and Mail

Middle East & West Asia

Al-Ahram Weekly (Cairo)
Al Jazeera (Doha)
Daily Star (Beirut)
Dawn (Karachi)
Jerusalem Post (Jerusalem)
Jordan Times (Amman)
Tehran Times (Tehran)
Turkish Daily News (Ankara)


India Abroad
The Bangkok Post
The China Daily(Beijing)
The Japan Times
The South China Morning Post(Hong Kong)
The Straits Times (Singapore)
The Taipei Times
The Times of India
The UB Post (Mongolia)


Pacific Islands Report
The Sydney Morning Herald

Latin America

The Buenos Aires Herald

United Kingdom

The Economist
The Guardian
The International Herald Tribune
The Times (London)

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