The Graphic News website

Graphic News’ home page shows topical stories of world interest, either NEWS (including current affairs & business, science & technology, entertainment, motoring, history, geography...) or SPORT (including motorsport).

  • Infographics...To see a graphic and read the associated story click on the preview image.
    Simple static graphic. If viewed on a mobile phone, for example, the graphic will scale down to the size of the screen.
    Responsive graphic. On a mobile phone the design will change to maintain legibility. The length of the graphic increases.
    Interactive graphic. On a mobile phone the design will change, but the height stays the same.

    Select the latest graphics in different languages.

    Download graphics after you login. Members – uneditable JPG. Publishers – modifiable formats and embed code (a small piece of code that can be pasted onto a web page to publish a graphic).

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  • The Archive... A unique historical record of world news and events since 1991. The graphics may be updated or modified to create new graphics, or the information and artwork re-used to create new graphics.

    Index links to different website areas.

    Search by Keyword and/or type (graphic, interactive, photomontage... ), category (current affairs, sport, motoring...) or language.

    Display preferences: Select whether to show the results of a search as a text list, from the preview images as on a lightbox, or one at a time. Your preference is remembered until reset. When a single graphic is viewed, graphics related by category, or for the same event, are shown in a carousel below.

  • GN NewsAhead, GN On This Day: GN Newsahead is a forward calendar for events of world interest produced by Graphic News in partnership with Jennifer Anderson Land, Editor-in-Chief, Newsahead. It is used by Graphic News for their own forward planning and for the World Agenda / News Ahead series of graphics. It is made available together with the anniversaries database GN On This Day.

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Welcome to Graphic News

Please get in the habit of logging in when you arrive as some pages may soon be restricted. If you are new to Graphic News there is a Website Guide to help you find your way around.

November 24, 2017 — Ai2HTML screen graphics - The script has been updated to allow multiple screen graphics to be published on the same web page. Click here for instructions

November 24, 2017 — Training - mobile graphics- The GN AI2HTML method is very fast and easy. It allows designers with conventional design skills to produce responsive “mobile” friendly graphics to meet news deadlines. Contact helpdesk @ if you would like to join our next training course.

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