The New York Times has launched its “Global Edition,” combining the international reporting of the Times and the International Herald Tribune to provide a “24/7 flow of geopolitical, business, sports and fashion coverage from a distinctly global perspective.”

But, but, but … I thought that was the purpose of the IHT?

Indeed it was — and the IHT has now merged, online, into the NYT edition, shows a Q&A session with editor Martin Gottlieb. Reader reaction is mixed.

The New York Times has launched its “Global Edition,” combining the international reporting of the Times and the International Herald Tribune to provide a “24/7 flow of geopolitical, business, sports and fashion coverage from a distinctly global perspective.”

But, but, but … I thought that was the purpose of the IHT?

Indeed it was — and the IHT has now merged, online, into the NYT edition, shows a Q&A session with editor Martin Gottlieb. Reader reaction is mixed.

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