This is another of my little but often series. If you are new to this site, the idea is that one of the best ways to learn English can be to do short focussed activities for a short period of time rather than sitting in front of a computer screen or a book for hours. Google News Timeline is another site that could be of real help to IELTS learners (and teachers) as it is a wonderful source for IELTS vocabulary, reading and listening practice.
Google News Timeline
Here is my brief video tutorial on this site:
If you were interested, you might like to look at these other little but often/daily activities.