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Resources for Covering Uprising in Egypt
Several helpful tools and links from Sree Sreenivasan.

Egypt: A Complete Guide to the 2011 Revolution
Curation of dozens of resources.

Reported.ly
From First Look Media, global news delivered entirely through social media.

Wired: Guide to Arab World Protests Online

Al Jazeera: Live Feed
Coverage of the uprising in Egypt.

Council on Foreign Relations

Hoover Institution
Think tank at Stanford University includes a library, op-eds, news, publications and other resources on public policy.

EmbassyWorld.com
A directory for embassies around the world.

EmbassyWorld Maps
Claims to have online maps for every country.

Foreign Policy

Global magazine of economics, politics and ideas.

IJnet: Online Resources for Business Journalists Covering Asia

GlobalJournalist.org

Global Journalist Security
Provide safety training for journalists, citizen journalists, human rights activists and NGO workers.

World Politics Review
Site claims it "covers foreign policy and affairs with a contextual analysis around those key trends and events. WPR is nonpartisan, nonideological with articles covering diplomacy, military affairs, energy, economics and other subjects that make geopolitics tick."

Verification Junkie
This tool from Josh Stearns centralizes several social media verification tools in one place. Great for reporting and fact-checking international stories on deadline.

Live News Feeds from Around the World
A list of links to live video and audio feeds covering news around the world.

Population Reference Bureau
World health, environment, population and other issues.

Google Crisis Map
Defaults to the most recent crisis.

Emergency Journalism
Tools for better, accurate reporting.

Google Translate
Enter a block of text and it will translate to the language of your choice.

IJNet.org
The International Journalists' Network site is rich with resources, including a blog, videos and job listings.

Center for International Media Ethics
Chicago-based organization has a goal supporting journalists in "maintaining high ethical standards that contribute to the media's consolidation as a fourth power in their country's governance."

International Social Media Guidelines for Journalists
Great resource compiled by Kelly Fincham at Hofstra.

UN.org
Has reports with individual country statistics on many topics.

NationMaster.com
Has reports with individual country statistics on many topics.

Economist's Country Briefings

Your-Nation.com

Global Investigative Journalism Network: Resources

TradeStats
See what each state exports and where they are shipping. Who is trading with Iraq.

TheMajlis.org
A clearinghouse for "unbiased Middle East news, analysis and commentary in an age when traditional journalism is shrinking and Americans are missing out on news from the region." Discuss current events in the Middle East, delivered in a frank and non-partisan fashion.

FreedomInfo.org
News updates on international freedom of information news and the Open Government Partnership. Research resources on national laws and groups. A blog roll identifies sites providing FOI news in many countries.

International Center for Journalists
Many free resources, guidebooks, news and tips.

Asian-Nation
Concisely but comprehensively combines interactive content, in-depth research, statistics, and a casual style -- like an online version of Asian Americans 101.

Pew Global Attitudes Project
Public opinion surveys from around the world.

CountryReports.org
Stats and facts on countries. More than 26,000 pages.

Canada National Archive

PBS Frontline: Private Companies That Make America's War in Iraq Run

Pakistan Way
A Pakistan portal and lifestyle page.

Safety Tips for Journalists in Dangerous Situations
From the Committee for Media Freedom and Responsibility.

ForeignPolicy.com: Worldwide Links
Users have instant access to the best the Web has to offer on global affairs, governments, think tanks, libraries and multilateral institutions.

Foreign Agents Registration Act Database
People or organizations who lobby or perform other services (such as public for foreign interests must register with the Department of Justice. Check out this recent list, organized by country.

Medium: Dressed for Excess: Gear for Covering Riots, Protests, Etc.

Currency Converter

MDTravelHealth
List of clinics, global diseases, inoculations, helpful links.

The Globalist
Articles, facts and book quotes of the day are browsable by countries and regions, and by globalization topics such as children, development, markets, religion, technology, etc.

Breaking News Online

Breaking Tweets
Global news delivered Twitter-style.

International Press Institute

BBC: Iran Government and How It Works
Spiritual magazine for people in their 20s and 30s.

BBC: Middle East
A helpful structural chart.

World Tourism News
A helpful structural chart.

Digital Library of the Caribbean

Center for Public Integrity: The Data Mine
An online series that will highlight inaccessible or poorly presented information from the federal government.

BBC Country Profiles
Guide to history, politics and economic background of countries and territories. Lists key institutions and contacts. Great place to start when researching the basics of a country.

American University: Center for Social Media
Not social media as in twitter, but social issues covered in media. Founded in 2001, the center "showcases and analyzes media for public knowledge and action--media made by, for, and with publics to address the problems that they share. We pay particular attention to the evolution of documentary film and video in a digital era."

List of Newspapers
Claims to be "the largest directory of newspapers around the world." It provides links to more than 25,000 newspapers in 201 countries and territories.

News Media Coalition
An "international organisation and network focusing on the specific threat to legitimate editorial, press and publishing freedoms from the controls placed on news-gathering and news-distribution practices by the organizers of major news events."

Sunlight Foundation: Online Foreign Agent Lobbying Database
The Foreign Agent Registration Act requires the Justice Department to maintain detailed reports of lobbying firms hired by foreign governments and by organizations. Just select legislators from a menu and it will show their records, lobbyist ties, etc.

Multimap
Online maps to everywhere.

United Nations Counter-Terrorism Online Handbook

International Affairs Resources
Lists news sites by region.

Institute for War and Peace Reporting Global Links
Links to hundreds of international media and press agencies.

Transparency International
Site says it is run by "global non-governmental organization devoted to combating corruption. Its mission is to create change toward a world free of corruption."

United Nations Infonation
Database allows you to view and compare the most up-to-date statistical data for the members of the UN.

Society of Editors
British press freedom and editorial standards site.

Time Zone Converter

European Journalism Centre

JournaJobs
Journalism job listings from all over Europe and a few in the U.S.

NY Times: Primer on the Eurozone Crisis
Great FAQ list on how Europe's economy impacts the U.S.

GRA Research Hotlinks
More than 100 links on global economic, political and business research.

The European Commission
British Parliament resources, including the latest official press releases, photos and live TV coverage of EU affairs, details of forthcoming events, links to the policies administered and implemented by the Commission and direct links to its key information services.

Foreign Policy Blogs
A great bookmark for anyone covering foreign affairs.

AfriGadget
Products invented in Africa.

Timbuktu Chronicles
A blog about business trends in Africa.

Offbeat Guides
Build your own personalized travel guide.

UBS: Switzerland Economic Figures

Aneki.com
Rankings and statistics on hundreds of topics and countries. The cleanest country, the country with the most mobile phones per capita, etc.

THOMAS Federal Legislation on the Terrorist Attacks
A list of all legislation related to the New York and Washington attacks.

StateNewsWire

MyNewsDesk.com
Press release share site that includes a network feature for journalists who want to receive news items exclusively from chosen companies.

Columbia University's Human Rights Web Site
The Center for the Study of Human Rights, The School of Journalism and the Columbia Center for New Media Teaching and Learning at Columbia University launched a new media portal and Web sites for human rights teaching and learning. The portal links human rights-related resources, such as case studies, course Web sites, etc.

Reporting in Indigenous Communities
Storify collection of tools from the IRE national convention seminars.

Great Buildings Collection
Tours, reviews of architecture around the world.

United Nations

Global Beat
A must-bookmark for the global journalist. NYU's page for journalists covering international beats. The site has everything from an experts database, tip, archives on key issues and a helpful links page.

WriteClick
A one-stop resource for PR reps and tourism professionals researching press trips and searching for travel writers. Created by Australian travel writer Christine Retschlag, the program touts more than 300 travel writers from around the world.

Written Road
A blog for travel writers. This specific page offers resources for writers.

Committee to Project Journalists: Journalist Security Guide
.PDF guide book to covering news in a dangerous, changing world.

Committee to Protect Journalists
This site offers "comprehensive regional overviews and reports on press freedom conditions in more than 100 countries," plus case histories of attacks against journalists, information on "dangerous assignments," and links to other human rights and press freedom sites.

International Press Institute
Another good press freedom site. The site covers conditions journalists face around the world, and also offers information about conferences on related topics.

Council on Foreign Relations
Links, stories, updates, etc. Helps with breaking down complex international issues.

RAND Corporation International Affairs Research
Federally funded documents center has a variety of links, reports and resources on global issues.

ForeignAffairs.org
Council on Foreign Relations publication. Helps with breaking down complex international issues.

Europeana
A collection of cultural collections from European countries. Provides access to four million digital items categorized in broad topics such as Text, Images, Video, and Sound. Text. Searchable in various languages.

Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development
"One of the world's largest and most reliable sources of comparable statistics and economic and social data."

TerrorismAnswers.com
A helpful terrorism encyclopedia from the Council on Foreign Relations.

Center for Strategic and International Studies
Research on global safety, cybersecurity, etc.

IRE and NICAR: Jordan Hotel Bombing Resources
Resources on terrorist organizations and attacks, international reporting sources, guidelines on international sources and articles written for The IRE Journal and Uplink about covering international stories and terrorism.

Geobloggers
Google maps and Flikr use a global image map to show updated blogs in various cities.

International Center for Journalists

History of Nations
A handy quick-reference portal but be careful with the information on this homemade site. It?s part of a larger history webring.

UN Programs: Afghanistan Online

Infonation
A United Nations site allows you to "view and compare the most up-to-date statistical data for the Member States of the United Nations."

Library of Congress Country Studies
This site "contains the on-line versions of books previously published in hard copy by the Federal Research Division of the Library of Congress under the Country Studies/Area Handbook Program sponsored by the U.S. Department of Army."

Global Beat: NYU's Center for War, Peace and the News Media
Backgrounders for anyone interested in international news.

SearchSystems.net
State-by-state public records and phone book information as well as a good international information section. Search by state or country!

Foreign Policy Magazine
Foreign affairs publication.

ComeBackAlive.com
Provides background for travelers going abroad, focusing on dangerous places.

The European Journalism Centre
An independent, non-profit institute for further training, a forum for journalists, media executives and journalism educators.

Library and Archives Canada: Book History
Five databases that catalogue thousands of publications on the history of print culture in Canada.

WorldInformation.com
Basic facts on each county, along with a visitor's guide, maps, current news links, and Web resources.

MediaLens.org
A good blog-like site for global news, trends and criticism.

The Economist Country Guides

UK Journalism

UK: MousetrapMedia

UK Journalism Job Search
Full-time, freelancers, etc.

UK Journalism: Recruiting Editorial Staff?

River Bend: Iraq Blog
Search through past stories.

WeaponSurvey.com
A site looking at Palestinian weapons production and smuggling.

WorldStatesmen.org
Though this site is run by a hobbyist, it features complete lists of the heads of state and government for every country and colony in the world over the past 300 years. It also has pocket histories of each country/colony, images of each country and colony's flags, and in many cases links to constitutions, national anthems, and so on. Also updated fairly regularly. Again, double-check the information you find on this site, but it appears to be very, very helpful.

BBC News Country Profiles
Features include an overview, historical timelines and links to the media from each country. Also some audio of newsmaking moments.

WorldInformation.com
The London-based site offers many useful features, including basic facts on 200-plus countries and territories, along with a visitor's guide, maps, current news links, etc.

Spanish Daily

Infobel International Phone Directory

CountryReports.org
Stats on most nations. A great resource.

Statistical Databases for UN Research
United Nations InfoNation claims to be "a rich information resource on country-wise statistical data on all UN related subject fields."

Links to Foreign Embassies

News and Resource Portal for Moscow-Based Journalists

United Nations

World Press Institute
WPI's main goal is to promote a free press. The organization brings 10 journalists a year to the U.S. for four months of intensive briefings and interviews across the country. Applications can be found at the Web site.

UN Wire
An independent news aggregator sponsored by the United Nations Foundation. It gathers all the U.N.-related news from around the world daily.

European Journalism Centre

International Press Links

FreePress.net

World Statesmen
Run by a hobbyist (so double-check information), this site lists of the heads of state and government for every country and colony in the world over the past 300 years. It also features pocket histories of each country/colony, images of each country and colony's flags, and some links to constitutions, national anthems, etc.

SunOasis.com: Global Media Job Openings
A great site for writers, editors and copy editors. Internships, media resources and more.

International Intelligence

Institute of War and Peace Reporting
This group's goal is to support media development through practical assistance and concrete journalistic projects.

Borgen Project
Explores global issues and defense spending that reporters might find useful. It also lists various organizations and their media contacts.

Chiefs of State and Cabinet Members of Foreign Governments

Blood and Honey
Photojournalist Ron Haviv went to Yugoslavia in 1991, intrigued by the nascent independence movement in one of the last countries still intact after the Cold War.

European Parliament

International Committee of the Red Cross
Maps, facts and figures, reports, news releases and publications on more than 50 countries the committee is active.

European Journalism Ethics Codes

MediaChannel's News Dissector: Covering Riots
As "riots" erupted in the north of England, journalists in London, including Danny Schechter, took part in a seminar aimed at improving coverage of conflict.

Afghanistan Digital Library
Search texts and various projects organized by the library.

European Journalism Centre
This is a non-profit institute for further training, a forum for journalists, media executives and journalism educators. A good networking organization.

National Geographic's Map Machine
Maybe the best online atlas on the Web.

Newsnext.com
An independent editorial calendar, a forward planning tool for UK journalists to spot future feature ideas and story leads.

PRposts.com
A free jobs board for the UK's public relations industry.

PRfinder.com
A dynamic directory of UK and global public relations web sites and resources.

International Radio and TV Society

Harvard University: Center for International Development
Part of the Kennedy School of Government, this site features breaking news, research updates and archives, etc.

CountryWatch.com: Web Site to the World
Free country informaton on people, history, economy, agriculture, energy, metals and environment; but you get more for a fee.

Global Health Facts
Data on HIV/AIDS, TB, malaria and more. You can search data by country and create customized data sheets.

Global Health Reporting
Information on HIV/AIDS, TB, malaria and more.

Government of Canada New Centre: RSS Feeds
Subscribe to feeds from various agencies.

National Geographic Traveler: Chris Elliott
Magazine ombudsman offers great travel tips on this blog.

Foreign Policy Magazine

The Washington Diplomat
Includes a diplomat list, but watch for spelling errors.

CIA List of Chiefs of State and Cabinet Members
Search alphabetically by country.

CIA World Factbook

Australian Journalists Site
Much like the Journalist's Toolbox, this site is organized by beat, but it also has a search engine. Tools include a good government section and a mailing list called OZCAR for Australian journalists.

Globalpolicy.org
Features some links and opinions on Iraq, the war and the United States.

Asia-Pacific Network
The site offers news headlines relating to events, links to regional media, country profiles, and various movements and groups.

University of Texas Latin America Journalism Page
Dozens of helpful links and resources.

Oanda.com Travel Language Converter
This site provides handy cheat sheets for language and money converters for travel.

Travel-Library.com
A travel site that focuses on offbeat travel and tips.

Journalism UK International Links Page

Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development
Look up international development data.

Diplomacy Monitor.com
From the St. Thomas University School of Law, a real time feed of documents from governments from around the globe.

AfriGadget
Blogging team explores issues in Africa.

Worldwide Words
Michael Quinion writes about international English from a British perspective. Fun with pop culture catch phrases.

World Press Links

Internews

Korea Press Foundation

UT Latin American Network: Journalism in Latin America

Latin American Journalism Handbook

EthicNet: European Codes of Journalism Ethics

International Journalists' Network

International Press Institute

Korea Press Foundation

UT Latin American Network: Journalism in Latin America

Latin American Journalism Handbook

EthicNet: European Codes of Journalism Ethics

International Journalists' Network

International Press Institute

World Press Links

Internews

Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting
From the World Security Institute, this site provides in-depth resources on global affairs.

TravelInsider: Cell Phones and Travel
An easy run-down on what kind of phone you need for your type of travel.

TravelInsider: Cell Phones and Trav GSM World: Cell Phones and Travel
Site that tells you which country is on which GSM frequency.

British Sociological Association
Experts, research, publications, schedule of events around the world.

United Nations CyberSchoolBus InfoNation

NYU Globalbeat Tips

able2act
A service from Infosphere that delivers information and records on military warfare, terrorism, organization profiles, company profiles, long reports on global countries, cybercrime, etc. More than 2,000 records are added each week.

Library of Congress: Guide to Russian Business Resources

MsFreckles
Will search the entire web, or you can limit the search to UK-based sites.

ConvoTrack
A great new tool for tracking how social media is referencing a Web site. You can see what people on Twitter, Reddit, Digg and other online media are saying about your site.

BackTweets.com
Similar to ConvoTrack, this site tracks how social media is referencing a Web site. You can see what people on Twitter, Reddit, Digg and other online media are saying about your site.

MSN: Top Web News Gaffes
A few examples of publishing too soon.

Food in Every Country
Look up ethnic dishes by country.

Yahoo! Pipes
A cool tool from Yahoo! That can help you with news gathering from a variety or resources. The site builds a page and collect posts, tweets, images, videos, RSS feeds and news related to a specific event or topic.

Tweetbeep
Track who is tweeting a site or blog.

Poynter: Tips for Covering Mass Shootings
Track who is tweeting a site or blog.

International Center for Journalists
Many free resources, guidebooks, news and tips.


G8 and NATO Summits

G8 coverage

NATO

G8Protest.org

SocialNATO.com
Social media streams for all things NATO related. Track them all here.

Occupy Wall Street

Adbusters.org
Protest group.

ChicagoStories.org
Reporting resources and source list for journalists covering the NATO summit. Content from the Chicago Council on Global Affairs and the Community Media Workshop.

Internews: Toolkit for Journalists Covering Human Rights Issues

The Red Line Project: G8/NATO Coverage
Curated links, social media coverage and more.

International Business Sites

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Global Edge Resource Desk
A great one-stop site for anyone covering international business. Hundreds of links to global business resources: trade law, federal government, banking, stock exchanges, mailing lists, company directories, statistics resources, associations and organizations.

The Economist's Country Guides
This site offers background on 60 countries. Check out profiles, financial statistics, news updates and suggested Internet resources for each country.

International Business Advisor
Dozens of articles and trend stories, some high-tech.

Mena Business Report

Business Information Resource
Has searchable database (keyword or category) of business web sites, with emphasis on the UK and Ireland. Useful annotations.

AL Jazeera (English version)

Archives of Canada

Monetary Exchange Rates
A quick conversion table for converting currencies, such as to money.

The BIZ
UK Directory of web links and information on resources to do with business and management.

EuroMonitor.com
It's a pay site, but it's full of international business consultant contacts and reference information.

HG Law Directory
Search more than 500 law directories worldwide.

Economic Journals on the Web
An alphabetical listing of hundreds of global sites.

Legal Journals Online
A listing of hundreds of journals from all over the world, many of them related to business.

TradeStats
See what each state exports and where they are shipping. Check who is trading with Iraq.

Afghanistan Yesterday
A flashback to the 1960s and '70s in this photo essay.

American B2B Yellow Pages

UK Phone Book

Directory of British Business Resources

British Business Information

British Companies House Disqualified Directors

Hoovers UK Site

Company Registrations.com

MediaChannel: Global Ownership Chart
Thanks to the merger boom, media power is more concentrated than ever. A new online chart presents the global media overlords in vivid color.

Orientation
Locally focused search engines from hundreds of countries.

Selectsurf Business Page
This site has links to several international business sites and business journals.

EMGmkts.com

Global-investor.com

International Trader

Investing: Global Markets

Worldly Investor

GoNomad.com
A good site for travel writers.

Sree's Tips: Travel Writing Resources
A good list of links from a Columbia University professor.

International Association for Medical Assistance to Travelers

1169andCounting: Ireland
A blog with information about Ireland.

Library of Congress: Guide to Russian Business Resources

International News and Resource Sites

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SAJA: Mumbai Attack Resources

British National Risk Register
Cabinet office assess threats to Great Britain, including flu, flooding, terrorist attacks, etc.

National Institute of Medicine: Global Health
Studies, breaking news stories and experts.

Able2Act
Delivers a range of global public records information, including biographies, organization profiles, company profiles, etc. Thousands of records are added each week.

MPassport.com
Access a database of more than 4,000 English-speaking doctors in 180 countries.

UK Parliament Research Site

WatchingAmerica.com
Get perspective on what international journalists think of the United States. Links to articles from global news sites that write articles about the U.S. issues.

Washington Post.com World News Search
Enter country name in a database for news and Web links.

MiddleEastGuide.com
Provides helpful links to the web sites of all the media outlets in the Arab world, including newspapers, magazines, television, radio, etc.

NewspaperIndex.com
A directory of online newspapers, organized by country. Very helpful as a quick-reference tool.

GuerrillaNews.com
Explore various global issues through this site, which provides links to articles, headlines, videos, and blogs.

British Broadcasting Corporation
Good resources and links for international news.

AllYouCanRead.com
A portal to global newspapers and magazines.

DailyEarth.com
A super global online news directory.

WorldNetDaily.com

World News Index

Kidon Global Media Links
One of the best collections of news sources from around the World (wires, newspapers, some broadcast). Sites can be sorted using several criteria including language and by country.

Mediachannel's International Biweekly Magazine

Canadian Broadcasting Corporation News

NATO News.com
Tons of global news updates and helpful links.

Europemedia.net

International News Services in English
A free site that gives you newspapers from all over the world, written from different countries' perspectives.

International Publication Links
One of the best sites for international newspapers, magazines and trade papers.

Spanish Daily

Headlinespot.com

Newspaper Archives on the Web
A listing of archives from the Special Libraries Association.

Weekly Newspapers Online

E-newswires.com
A cool clearinghouse of trick sites.

1st Headlines
Searches current news headlines and can be refined by topic, country, breaking news.

MagPortal.com
Search hundreds of magazine titles.

Law.com Newswire
Updated several times a day with great stories.

Pandia Search Engine for News Sites

Total News
Links to dozens of daily news sites.

Atlantic Unbound
An expanded version of the Atlantic Monthly on the Web.

Lycos News

EmergencyNet News Today
Site monitors current and potential political, social an natural crises.

NewsHub
This site features major news sources as well as PR Newswire, EurekaAlert and E! Online.

Media News: Europe
EJC offers a "daily updated selection of the latest developments in European and International media." The news flashes are stored in the site's archives, which are searchable by keyword.

UN Wire
An independent news aggregator sponsored by the United Nations Foundation. It gathers all the U.N.-related news from around the world daily.

OutThereNews

Mediachannel's International Biweekly Magazine

Asia Times
Covers business, politics and social issues from all over Asia, with a global perspective.

Canadian Broadcasting Corporation News

Europemedia.net

International News Services in English
A free site that gives you newspapers from all over the world, written from different countries' perspectives.

NewsAhead (Free Sample, Full-Database Fee-Based)

BBC Monitoring: The Week Ahead

The Newspaper Society
Billed as "the voice of Great Britain's regional press."

Google News Australia

Google News Canada

Google News New Zealand

Google News United Kingdom

CannyLink Internet Guide: News Wires List
A great list of global news services.

The Toronto Star
Canada's largest daily newspaper online.

Jersalem Post
Jerusalem's English-speaking paper.

Al-Bawaba
Portal for 21 Middle Eastern countries.

AL Jazeera (English version)

Dawn.com
English language paper in Karachi, Pakistan.

An-Nahar
A daily in Beirut, Lebanon.

CyberEdition

Arabic News

Middle East Times (Cairo)

The Times of Central Asia

Khaleej Times

Afghan News Network

Turkish Daily News

Pakistan Daily Online

Frankfurt Allgemeine Zeitung
German and European Union news.

South China Morning Post
Best bet for Asian news.

Australian Newspapers on the Internet
The National Library of Australia site provides links to Australian newspapers on the Web.

Kyodo News Web
Japan's leading news agency remains independent of political and commercial interests. It's written in Japanese.

The Seoul Times
The "English newspaper for foreigners in Korea."

The Japan Times Online
The latest in news, sports, analysis and features from Japan and around the world.

Macedonian Press Agency
News from the Mediterreanean and the Balkans; select English-version.

Press Association News Centre
Headlines from Britain's top news agency.

Radio Prague
Daily radio covering news, business, and politics in the Czech Republic.

The Age
This Melbourne daily covers Australia's news and state of affairs.

The Electronic Herald
Track Great Britain's news and affairs through the Herald's in-depth online coverage.

Irish Times on the Web

The Globe and Mail
News summaries and highlights from Canada's leading newspaper.

The Guardian / The Observer
Special sections and articles from the British newspapers.

Mail & Guardian
Covers news and political affairs in South Africa.

NATO News.com
Tons of global news updates and helpful links.

MediaGuardian UK
Media briefings, press releases and more.

The Times of London

Rediff.com
India abroad.

Total News
Articles and news sources organized by topic.

PC Magazine's Top 100 Sites

QuickBrowse
A free Web site that helps you decide what newspaper sites you want to read. These are then downloaded in one very long browser window.

InfoBeat
Allows you to select customized news summaries and headline reports. Have them e-mailed to you at a specific time!

Wicked Local Blog: Community Newspapers

Institute for War and Peace Reporting Global Links
Links to hundreds of international media and press agencies.

States News Service
SNS provides Washington coverage for all the small newspapers of America.

Conservative News Service
Places emphasis on its political position.

OpinionJournal.com

ForeignAffairs.org
News stories and dozens of other resources.

NewsGuy.com
Something of an off-beat online news service.

Newsdirectory.com
Links to hundreds of newspapers.

Newschoice.com
List several small papers, many in California.

NewsUsa.com
Source for consumer feature news.

TIME Magazine Cover Search Database
In conjunction with the 80th anniversary of TIME magazine, all of the magazine's covers (around 4,200 of them) are now searchable and can be viewed individually as high-resolution 400x527 images. Some of the topic searches are listed below.

Newslink.org
Links to major newspaper Web sites.

NewsVoyager.com
Another newspaper links page.

Newzoid Parallel World Headlines
A bizarre site.

NewsForge
NewsForge is the Web site of record for the Open Source community and delivers deliver every relevant news article, commentary piece, product review and press release published about the open-source community. Readers can submit articles here, so use judgment when quoting any content.

ABYZ Newslinks Page
Choose by country, region, etc.

Top9.com Top 99 Newspapers and Links

Best of the Web Today
James Taranto's great Wall Street Journal Opinion Journal column features stories and resources.

NewsMax.com
A daily headlines page.

DebateUSA: News Resources
A great collection of links to news outlets, research and government sites.

Newsahead
A global news headlines site.


Daily News Sites and 9/11

USA Today

Boston Globe

CNN

CBS News

MSNBC

BBC

Online NewsHour

Frontline

NPR

Washington Post

Washington Post: Rebuilding a Fortress, Rebuilding a Life

Baku based Journalists' Trade Union (JuHI)
Contains materials about JuHI itself and different reports and news on media issues.

Attacks on London

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IRE: Terrorism-Related Materials
Information includes resources on terroist organizations and attacks, international reporting sources, guidelines on international sources and articles written for The IRE Journal and Uplink about covering international stories and terrorism.

CNN.com Coverage of Attacks on London
Stories, maps, video, timeline, full text of Tony Blair's statement.

MSNBC Coverage of London Attacks
Stories and video.

Official London Tube Page
Basic information about the subway system.

Transport for London: Tube Maps
Maps from the subway system via Mapquest and other sites.

London Tube Blog
It loads slowly in Internet Explorer.

Wikipedia.com: Tube History
How it was used in the war, etc.

London Bus Timetable Directory
Links to several maps and resources that track bus routes.

EmbassyWorld.com
A directory for embassies around the world.

EmbassyWorld Maps
Claims to have online maps for every country.

Sept. 11 International News Links

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Middle East Media and Research Institute

CNN: Afghanistan Under the Taliban

CNN Fact Sheet: U.S. Attacks Terrorism
FAQ, bios of key players and background on the retaliatory attacks.

Pakistan Daily Online

Al-Bawaba
Portal for 21 Middle Eastern countries.

Dawn.com
English language paper in Karachi, Pakistan.

An-Nahar
A daily in Beirut, Lebanon.

Palestine Chronicle

Afgha.com
News from Afghanistan.

Israelinsider.com

Middle East Times

Arabic News

Middle East Times (Cairo)

The Times of Central Asia

Khaleej Times

Afghan News Network

Turkish Daily News

Sina.com

Guardian News

Azure Journal
Launched in 1996, Azure is a journal of philosophy, social thought and cultural criticism, which provides a forum for scholarship and opinion on issues of concern to the Jewish public in Israel and abroad. Azure has in-depth essays, articles and reviews that offer thought-provoking analysis in areas such as Israeli government policy, cultural trends in Israel, religion in public life, Israeli constitutionalism and judicial activism, Jewish philosophy, Jewish and Zionist history and much more.

International Environment Sites

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Eco-Index
Run by the Rainforest Alliance, the Eco-Index is searchable database of over 100 conservation projects in Mexico and Central America.

The Nature Conservancy
Search a database of GLOBAL environment news from this site created by a non-profit organization.

Info - Encyclopedia and Reference Resource
Browse articles in all areas of topics within Earth & Environment, History, Literature & Arts, Health & Medicine, People, Philosophy & Religion, Places, Plants & Animals, Science & Technology, Social Science, Law, Sports, Everyday Life, and more. Includes Country Studies and North America Gazetteer.

International Federation of Environmental Journalists

National Environment Research Council
Great Britain environmental foundation site.

Journalism UK Science and Environment Page
Dozens of links to issues in Great Britian.

Automated Weather Source Neighborhood WeatherNet
Covers the United States, UK, Canada and New Zealand.

UK Weather

FirstGov: Petroleum QuickStats
A handy set of statistics when writing about oil prices and quantity.

Society of Environmental Journalists

Mideast Conflict

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MiddleEastGuide.com
Provides helpful links to the web sites of all the media outlets in the Arab world, including newspapers, magazines, television, radio, etc.

CNN's Mideast 101
Stories and video backgrounding the Mideast conflict. Great history and quick-reference resource that should come in handy for fact-checking. Includes a timeline, maps, refugee locator, list of key players, etc.

CNN.com: Israeli-Palestine Links
A list of about 20 key Web sites.

GlobalSecurity: Track Troops in Middle East

Jersalem Post
Jerusalem's English-speaking paper.

The Jerusalem Report

Middle East Media and Research Institute

Palestine Chronicle

Israeli Government's Official Web site

Israeli Prime Minister's Office

U.S. State Department Page (Country Page: Israel)

The U.S. and Israel (Christian Science Monitor)

Vested Owl
This site looks at U.S. foreign policy in the middle east. A complete, in-depth site with regular updates.

Ha`aretz

Israelinsider

Yale: Palestine 1916-1999

Arabic News

ArabNet

PBS Frontline: The Israeli Border
A graduate student account of the shifting borders separating Israelis and Palestinians.

Library of Congress: Syria - A Country Study

Lebanon - A Country Study (Library of Congress)

Jordan - A Country Study (Library of Congress)

Baghdad Burning
A blog written by a young Iraqi man ("Salam Pax") at the heart of the action.

Middle East Times

ForeignAffairs.org
News stories and dozens of other resources.

International News Services in English
A free site that gives you newspapers from all over the world, written from different countries' perspectives.

Arms Sales Monitoring Project
An in-depth site featuring a database of notifications to congress of US arms exports to much of the world; U.S. and global arms transfers data; Americas biggest defense contractors; background on U.S. arms recipients.

International Publication Links
One of the best sites for international newspapers, magazines and trade papers.

Kidon Global Media Links
One of the best collections of news sources from around the World (wires, newspapers, some broadcast). Sites can be sorted using several criteria including language and by country.

Baku based Journalists' Trade Union (JuHI)
Contains materials about JuHI itself and different reports and news on media issues.

International Government Sites

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PAC-Info Europe
Public records databases for many European countries.

UK Public Records Office

Mako.org.au
Listing almost 500 Australian convicted sex offenders.

International Government Database
Call up information by country.

International Trademark Assn.

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