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  1. Evil of capital punishment: Bishops pronounce on death penaltyRead the original story w/Photo

    25 min ago | Asopa People

    IN 1991 the Papua New Guinea Parliament reintroduced the death penalty. Direct killing by the State became an authorized way to punish a criminal.


  2. Warner Bros., Paramount, MGM Hit With Musicians Guild LawsuitRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Connecticut Post

    ... The first three films were scored in Great Britain, while the soundtrack for "Journey 2" was recorded in Papua New Guinea and Australia, the suit claims. According to the lawsuit, under the guild agreement "'[all] theatrical motion pictures produced ...


  3. Warner Bros, MGM & Paramount Hit With Outsourcing Suit By Musicians UnionRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Deadline

    ... ). Intersteller , Robocop and Carrie were scored in the UK while Journey 2 was produced in Australia and Papua New Guinea. The filing seeks damages to be proven at trial including the wages that AFM members would have made from working on the films' ...


  4. Pacific Links International Launches First Course In ChinaRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Digital Game Developer

    Pacific Links International today announced its flagship course in China with Pacific Links National Golf Club in Beijing. This prestigious club will be designer Tiger Woods first course in China and the start of Pacific Links rapid growth as the company works to bring luxury, western-style golf to the area.


  5. Saving for retirement is a gender issue, tooRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Stars and Stripes

    ... The same logic holds at the public policy level. Indeed, were the United States to leave the ranks of Papua New Guinea as one of the few countries without a government-mandated paid maternity leave, this would not just benefit those women pesky ...


  6. ADB's Achievements in PNG Highlighted During Portfolio Review MissionRead the original story

    8 hrs ago |

    The Asian Development Bank and the Government of Papua New Guinea have signed a Memorandum of Understanding confirming the successful review of the 2014 ADB PNG portfolio. Hakaua Harry, Acting Secretary of the Government of Papua New Guinea's Department of National Planning and Monitoring, and Marcelo Minc, Country Director of ADB's Papua New Guinea Resident Mission, participated in today's signing ceremony which was held as part of a week-long mission to review the overall performance of the 2014 ADB PNG portfolio, raise implementation issues, and draft an action plan for 2015.


  7. Baton relay counting down days to Pacific GamesRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Matangi Tonga

    ... was taken by traditional M'buke, a one hull outrigger canoe, around the Bay and out to Pityluh Island. With Papua New Guinea also commemorating its 40th year of Independence in the same year, the Games will be an integral part of the grand ...


  8. Could Australia's tough approach to migrants work in Europe?Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Newsday

    ... questions as well as possibly insuperable legal ones. The Manus Island Regional Processing Facility in Papua New Guinea is used for the detention of asylum seekers who arrive by boat to Christmas Island or the Australian mainland Australia allows ...


  9. PanAust asks shareholders to bin $1.1b bidRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | Yahoo!

    ... active medium to long-term outlook for copper or the long-term strategic value of its Frieda River asset in Papua New Guinea.


  10. MMDA personnel to secure Apec summitRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    ... Canada, Chile, China, Hong Kong-China, Indonesia, Japan, Republic of Korea, Malaysia, Mexico, New Zealand, Papua New Guinea, Peru, Russia, Singapore, Chinese Taipei, Thailand, United States, Vietnam and the Philippines. In a related development, ...


  11. Family violence on agenda at Fiji forumRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago |

    HER husband hails from Papua New Guinea and she has borne witness to grisly incidents while travelling around there during family trips. Ms Markus will bring her insight to a special forum of Pacific women politicians when she accompanies eight other Australian female federal MPs to Fiji this week.


  12. Captain Of Boat Capsized In Libya Killing 900 Migrants Claims Coercion In Steering ShipRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | International Business Times

    ... Prime Minister Tony Abbott denied resettlement to asylum seekers who are detained in camps in Nauru and Papua New Guinea. Following the sea tragedy last week, the European Union met in an emergency summit in Brussels on Thursday to propose measures ...


  13. Will Chambers in Kangaroo squadRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Northern Territory News

    ... for the end of year Four Nations tournament featuring in a Prime Minister's XIII lead up match against Papua New Guinea. Carrying on where he left off in 2014, Chambers has scored five tries in the opening eight rounds of the 2015 season for ...


  14. Don McQueen was regarded as Canada's 'best news producer'Read the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | The Globe and Mail

    Don McQueen's proudest accomplishment was a one-hour documentary on the Charter of Rights and Freedoms, 1982 legislation that made the Supreme Court the final arbiter of law in Canada. Don McQueen's proudest accomplishment was a one-hour documentary on the Charter of Rights and Freedoms, 1982 legislation that made the Supreme Court the final arbiter of law in Canada.


  15. Just a few words to ruin a loving relationshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Asopa People

    ... Daisy jumped to the floor and grabbed the phone with a stunning smile. "Hams Weramba from the University of Papua New Guinea. I got your number from someone and would like to be your phone friend." "I know a little about you, you are Daisy Yuwajihau ...


  16. Surviving wild storms, attacks by fishermen and avoiding the...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Daily Mail

    Surviving wild storms, attacks by fishermen and avoiding the war-torn Middle East: Woman sets off on final leg of epic 22,000km kayak from Germany to Australia Ms Robson, from Western Australia, is retracing the seven year voyage taken by canoeist Oskar Speck in the 1930's Australian kayaker Sandy Robson departed Singapore on Sunday to continue kayaking through Indonesia and Papua New Guinea as she continues her solo journey from Germany all the way to Australia. 47-year-old Ms Robson started her five year journey in 2011 when she set off from Germany, retracing the seven year voyage German canoeist Oskar Speck took in the 1930's.


  17. Upcoming tour spotlights couple's art deco gem in Old BraeswoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... rooms. Photo: Michael Starghill, Jr., Photographer A collection of art the couple collected on trips to Papua New Guinea hangs between the kitchen and sun room. Photo: Michael Starghill, Jr., Photographer An old Zenith short-wave radio is built into ...


  18. Nisbet wins Morobe OpenRead the original story

    Yesterday | ISeeekGolf

    ... Professionals now head to the Royal Port Moresby Golf Club for next week's $152,250AUS South Pacific Export Papua New Guinea Open. Professionals Steven Jeffress, Paul Spargo, Josh Younger and Ryan Lynch will join the already strong PGA line up in ...


  19. Sydney Roosters coach Trent Robinson unhappy but diving here to stay in NRLRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Sydney Morning Herald

    ... one assumes he would have gone straight to the Gold Coast to go into camp with Fiji for their clash with Papua New Guinea on Saturday. Of course, now, he doesn't have to. You might think the representative season has bypassed Sydney but that is not ...


  20. Just Published: "PT Medco Energi Internasional Tbk (MEDC) -...Read the original story

    Saturday |

    ... interest in an exploration field. Internationally, MedcoEnergi has operations in Oman, Yemen, Libya, Papua New Guinea and Gulf of Mexico in the US. Additionally, the company operates gas-fired and coal power plants and supplies electricity to ...