POD-CASTS AND MAGAZINES
Audio Pod-Casts: Possible Starting Places
: The most condensed news version from BBC World Service provides 25 minutes of summary and analysis of international affairs twice a day.
: A superb daily collaboration between the BBC, Public Radio International and WGBH-Boston.
: This twice-daily download offers an excellent overview of international news. Although it offers more in-depth coverage that the Global News programme, there is considerable repetition from episode to episode.
: Weekly selections from a small number of British journalists.
: The Economist is probably the world's best weekly newsmagazine. It is a very expensive magazine, though academic subscriptions receive a significant discount..
: Featured audio documentaries from the BBC World Service.
BBC World Service : A complete listing of BBC World Service podcasts.
: One of the CBC's flag-ship news programmes, The Current provides frequent in-depth international stories.
: The weekly Friday News Roundup Podcast from NPR and WAMU in Washington, D.C. includes one hour of review of international news and one hour of American news.
: Another intelligent news programme from Boston public radio.