Powerful 7.5 magnitude quake strikes central Papua New Guinea

Mon, 26 Feb 2018 - 04:00 GMT

A powerful 7.5 magnitude earthquake struck Papua New Guinea's Southern Highlands province in the early hours of Monday morning.

PNG ups pressure on refugees to leave Australian camp

Mon, 13 Nov 2017 - 11:23 GMT

Papua New Guinea officials deployed police vehicles and buses around a shuttered Australian refugee camp Monday as a deadline passed for some 400 detainees.

Dozens leave closed Australia refugee camp in PNG

Sun, 12 Nov 2017 - 10:45 GMT

Dozens of refugees have left a shuttered Australian camp in Papua New Guinea but hundreds more are refusing to move.

Australia snubs New Zealand offer to take refugees on PNG

Sun, 05 Nov 2017 - 10:41 GMT

Australia Sunday snubbed New Zealand's renewed offer to resettle 150 refugees held at remote Pacific camps.

Hundreds march in Sydney for asylum seekers ahead of PNG camp closure

Sun, 15 Oct 2017 - 10:08 GMT

Hundreds of protesters marched through Sydney on Sunday to call for detainees.