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Bougainville votes on independence from...

Bougainville votes on independence from...

World

Sat, Nov 23 2019

Voters in the island cluster at the heart of the Pacific are expected to overwhelmingly back independence,...

Papua New Guinea hammer Kenya to book...

Papua New Guinea hammer Kenya to book...

Cricket

Sun, Oct 27 2019

PNG hammered Kenya by 45 runs at Dubai International Stadium but had to wait for the result of the Netherlands'...

Indonesia blocks internet in Papua over...

Indonesia blocks internet in Papua over...

South Asia

Thu, Aug 22 2019

The riots appear to have been triggered by the arrest of dozens of Papuan students in Java at the weekend,...

Gunmen massacre 18, including children,...

Gunmen massacre 18, including children,...

Oceania

Wed, Jul 10 2019

Violence has long ravaged the poor but resource-rich Pacific Ocean nation, but the scale of the latest...

100 displaced on remote island by Papua...

100 displaced on remote island by Papua...

Oceania

Fri, May 17 2019

The magnitude 7.5 tremblor late Tuesday sent residents running from their homes for safety and sparked...

Tsunami warning after 7.5-magnitude...

Tsunami warning after 7.5-magnitude...

Oceania

Tue, May 14 2019

The Pacific Tsunami Warning Centre put the quake at a strength of 7.7

7.2 quake rocks Papua New Guinea

7.2 quake rocks Papua New Guinea

World

Tue, May 7 2019

There are estimated to be around 110,000 people living within 50km of the epicentre

When tsunamis strike: Five deadliest...

When tsunamis strike: Five deadliest...

World

Sat, Sep 29 2018

The five deadliest tsunamis recorded over the past century

Gayle leads Windies past UAE, Afghanistan...

Gayle leads Windies past UAE, Afghanistan...

Cricket

Wed, Mar 7 2018

West Indies opening batsman Chris Gayle struck 11 sixes in a blistering 91-ball 123 in Harare as the...

Rashid bemoans condition after Scotland...

Rashid bemoans condition after Scotland...

Cricket

Mon, Mar 5 2018

Afghanistan, one of the pre-tournament favourites to qualify, made 255 all out batting first, but Calum...

More than 30 believed dead in Papua...

More than 30 believed dead in Papua...

World

Tue, Feb 27 2018

Some 300 people were injured and properties destroyed, with reports of landslides and sinkholes

Major quake cuts communications, halts...

Major quake cuts communications, halts...

World

Mon, Feb 26 2018

The tremor hit in the rugged, heavily forested Southern Highlands about 560 km northwest of the...

WWI mystery solved as wreck of Australian...

WWI mystery solved as wreck of Australian...

Asia Pacific

Thu, Dec 21 2017

Submarines like the AE1 came to play key roles in WWI. But the first military submersibles had taken...

UN calls on Australia to stop humanitarian...

UN calls on Australia to stop humanitarian...

World

Thu, Nov 2 2017

Some 600 men have locked themselves inside despite water and electricity being cut and dwindling food...

Asylum seekers refuse to leave Papua...

Asylum seekers refuse to leave Papua...

Asia Pacific

Wed, Nov 1 2017

Acting Australian Prime Minister Julie Bishop said the men should move to the new centres, which Australia...

Boat people face lifetime ban from...

Boat people face lifetime ban from...

World

Sun, Oct 30 2016

The Federal Government will soon move to ban refugees and asylum seekers on Manus Island and Nauru from...