A Somali refugee held at the Australia-run detention centre in Manus Island was viciously attacked over the weekend, a human rights group said Monday, asking the government to bring those being...
At least 10 people were injured Wednesday in Papua New Guinea when police opened fire on university students protesting against the government, officials and local media said.
Papua New Guinea's Prime Minister Peter O'Neill has faced public anger over financial mismanagement and a long-running corruption investigation that he has been seen as dodging.
Papua New Guinea said Wednesday it will close down the Australia-run migrant centre on Manus Island after the Supreme Court found it to be unconstitutional.
Papua New Guinea's government said Wednesday it will close down the Manus Island detention centre following a ruling by the Supreme Court that found it to be unconstitutional.
An Australian-run migrant camp in Papua New Guinea is illegal, the Supreme Court in Port Moresby said Tuesday, arguing that it breached the right to personal liberty of those detained.
A light plane crashed while trying to land in Papua New Guinea, killing 12 people, Australian officials and news reports said Thursday.