October 28, 2019 2:59 pm
It was big news for the Papua New Guinea cricket team on Sunday as they qualified for their maiden T20I World Cup scheduled to take place next year.
October 28, 2019 12:10 pm
Papua New Guinea on Sunday secured their place in the ICC men's Twenty20 World Cup in Australia next year.
October 15, 2019 2:17 pm
Papua New Guinea police say they have an arrest warrant for former Prime Minister Peter O'Neill for official corruption.
September 26, 2019 7:21 am
Unrest in the Indonesian side of the Papua islands exists since at least 50 years now, when the New York Agreement, which was brokered by the United Nations was signed between Indonesia and the Netherlands in 1962.
August 26, 2019 2:22 pm
Papua New Guinea Prime Minister James Marape said on Monday he will accept debt assistance from any country that offers the best terms. Australia has long been the largest donor to Papua New Guinea.
August 21, 2019 1:43 pm
On August 17, reports emerged accusing West Papuan students in Surabaya of allegedly throwing the Indonesian national flag into the sewer. As soon as reports of this alleged incident began circulating, Indonesian authorities raided the university, threw tear gas into dormitories and took 43 people into custody.
July 10, 2019 2:17 pm
Violence has long ravaged the poor but resource-rich Pacific Ocean nation, but the scale of the latest bloodletting has shocked the country.
June 13, 2019 7:52 pm
Papua New Guinea had been favourites to qualify but because of the suspensions were unable to field a team against Japan, meaning the hosts went through to next year's ICC Under-19 World Cup in South Africa by default.
May 30, 2019 11:25 am
Marape, who hails from the poor but gas-rich highlands of the South Pacific nation, said he would focus on "taking back our economy" and proposed an overhaul of mining, forestry and fishing laws.
May 15, 2019 10:21 am
The magnitude 7.5 quake struck around 11 pm Tuesday at a relatively shallow depth of 10 kilometers (6 miles), according to the US Geological Survey. It was offshore about 45 kilometers (28 miles) northeast of Kokopo, which has about 26,000 people.