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2 hrs ago | Malaysian National News Agency
KUALA LUMPUR, July 29 -- A moderate earthquake with a magnitude of 5.8 on the Richter scale, hit New Guinea, Papua New Guinea at 7 am today, according to a statement from the Malaysian Meteorological Department.
3 hrs ago | NEWS.com.au
Machete-wielding attackers killed three porters and injured eight others on Papua New Guinea's Black Cat Track in September 2013.
7 hrs ago | Inter Press Service
The PNG Government has recently introduced legislation to outlaw polygamy and increase the country's rate of official marriage and birth registrations.
12 hrs ago | Daily Mail
'He's placed his life in the hands of a loving God': Family prays for U.S. doctor, 33, infected with Ebola in Liberia as he and another American battle deadly disease amid worst ever outbreak 'I've never seen that look in her eyes before': Abigail Hernandez's mother describes seeing her daughter for the first time as she insists the 15-year-old was ... (more)
14 hrs ago | The Republic
A weightlifter from Papua New Guinea who competed at the Commonwealth Games faces trial over an alleged sexual assault at a Glasgow supermarket.
14 hrs ago | NewsOn6 Tulsa
Revelations over the past few years about how U.S. security officials have the ability to track people through phone, email and other electronic records are making it harder for journalists to report on what the... Revelations over the past few years about how U.S. security officials have the ability to track people through phone, email and other ... (more)
17 hrs ago | BBC News
A weightlifter competing at the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games is due to appear in court charged with sexually assaulting a man.
17 hrs ago | The Courier
A YEAR after laying off staff, SEM Fire and Rescue has rolled out a symbol of its turnaround with two new emergency response, six-wheel-drive Mercedes beasts to be sent to Papua New Guinea for Exxon.
A group of 157 Sri Lankan asylum seekers who were held at sea by Australian authorities for almost a month, sparking a legal challenge against their detention, have arrived at a detention camp on mainland Australia, government officials said on Monday.
THE buai ban in Port Moresby has not reduced supply into the city. The quantity of buai in Port Moresby is about the same but prices have sky-rocketed.
A Nadi resident is pleading for the return of his Member of the Order of the British Empire medal.
Somewhere between the Greek and Roman galleries and European Old Master paintings we found the perfect place for a break.
ELIZABETH JACKSON: Liam Cochrane in PNG covered an interesting story during the week.
THE Crocodile Prize reaches it culmination each year in the period around Papua New Guinea's independence day, 16 September.
Indian weightlifter Santoshi Matsa won the bronze medal in the women's 53kg while her compatriot Swati Singh finished fourth at the 2014 Commonwealth Games at the Clyde Auditorium here Friday.
The institutions say they "share a responsibility to work with and for the people of the tropics, to bring to bear the power of our understanding, science and innovation on the issues of the tropics to create a brighter future for the tropics and its peoples".
Updated: Mon Jul 28, 2014 07:57 pm
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