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India, Pakistan and Sri Lanka
Times of India
Searchable full-page and article images of issues from 1838 to 2003 of the most widely circulated and authoritative English-language daily newspaper in India. For more recent issues, see the search box on The Times of India
World Newspaper Archive
Includes Tribune (Lahore, Pakistan) from 1881-1922, Ceylon Observer (1864-1922), Indian People (1903-1909), Kayasare Hinda (Kaiser-I-Hind, 1886-1890), Leader (1909-1922), Madras Mail (1868-1889) and Pioneer (1865-1903).
Asahi shinbun onrain kiji dētabēsu; 聞蔵IIビジュアル for libraries: 朝日新聞記事データべース
12+ million articles published in the Asahi newspaper from 1879 to present. Also includes Aera & Shūkan Asahi, Chiezō, Asahi shinbun jinbutsu dētabēsu, and Aashi shinbun rekishi shashin ākaibu.
The English-language Japan Chronicle Weekly (1902-1940) published in Kobe and the weekly Commercial Supplement.
Japan Times Archives
The Japan Times, The Japan Advertiser, The Japan Times & Mail, The Japan Times and Advertiser (Morning ed.), Japan Times and Advertiser (Evening ed.) and the Nippon Times; includes all issues from March 22, 1897 to the present.
The Keijo nippō 京城日報
Full page reproductions in pdf format of official Japanese-language newspaper from colonial-period Korea (1906 – 1945). Must be browsed by date. No search interface.
Maisaku -- Mainichi Shinbun 每索: 每日新聞のデータベース.
he online full-text database of the Mainichi shinbun (1872 (Meiji 5)- present). Both the Tokyo and Osaka editions (1876-1942) are in pdf format until 1988 and as search terms are limited, browsing is recommended. From 1989, the full-text is searched and it is possible to view the pdf. After 1999, only the html text is available. The database also includes the Mainichi Daily News (June 2008- ).
Taiwan nichinichi shinpō 臺灣日日新報
Official newspaper of Taiwan during the Japanese colonial period, including both Japanese (1898.5 - 1944.3) and Chinese (1905.7 - 1911.11) editions.
Yomidasu rekishikan: ヨミダス歴史館
Yomiuri shinbun 1874 to present and the Daily Yomiuri 1989.9 to present.