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Papua New Guinea

Papua New Guinea approves vast Total gas project despite reservations

The project is expected to almost double Papua New Guinea's gas exports and make the country a significant energy player.

03 Sep 2019 1:56 PM

16 women, children dead in tribal massacre in Papua New Guinea

The killing took place in Karida in Hela on Monday, according to Sputnik. The reason behind the massacre is unknown.

10 Jul 2019 2:11 PM

Papua New Guinea volcano goes active, spews ash triggering eruption alert

The volcano, located on the remote Bismarck Archipelago, is listed as one of 16 'Decade Volcanoes' targeted for research.

26 Jun 2019 4:10 PM

Indian asylum-seeker sets refugee camp on fire near Australia, face charges

Shortly after Friday's incident, the Australian government said the matter was being dealt with by Papua New Guinean authorities.

24 Jun 2019 1:53 PM

5.7 magnitude earthquake jolts Papua New Guinea

No loss to life or property has been reported yet.

20 Dec 2018 5:37 PM


17 prisoners shot dead in PNG jail break in Papua New Guinea

Prison officers have shot and killed 17 men who escaped from a jail near Papua New Guinea's second-largest city, Lae.

15 May 2017 11:35 AM