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The Age
Sri Lanka arrests 37 asylum seekers sent back by AustraliaSri Lankan asylum seekers sent back by Australia in July enter court in Galle,
Sri Lanka arrests 37 asylum seekers sent back by Australia
The Age / Posted 14 hours ago
Sri Lankan asylum seekers sent back by Australia in July enter court in Galle, Sri Lanka. Photo: AFP Sri Lanka's police have arrested 37 nationals turned back by Australian authorities on the high seas after attempting to seek asylum in the first... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Sri Lanka arrests 37 asylum seekers sent back by AustraliaSri Lankan asylum seekers sent back by Australia in July enter court in Galle,
Sri Lanka arrests 37 asylum seekers sent back by Australia
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 14 hours ago
Sri Lankan asylum seekers sent back by Australia in July enter court in Galle, Sri Lanka. Photo: AFP Sri Lanka's police have arrested 37 nationals turned back by Australian authorities on the high seas after attempting to seek asylum in the first... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
The hidden epidemicmen is against the law in 19 of the 48 countries in Asia Pacific, and those who
The hidden epidemic
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 2 days ago
men is against the law in 19 of the 48 countries in Asia Pacific, and those who engage in it are frequently subject to police abuse, extortion, harassment, assault, detention and human rights violations. Midnight Poonkasetwattana, executive... Read more
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Daily Mail
Death in Bucharest of 'English eccentric' now treated as suspiciousSyrian opposition is being treated as suspicious David St Vincent, 48, was fou
Death in Bucharest of 'English eccentric' now treated as suspicious
Daily Mail / Posted 3 days ago
Syrian opposition is being treated as suspicious David St Vincent, 48, was found dead in his Bucharest home on January 12 Police initially said it was natural causes but now treating it as suspicious Founder of Accept - gay rights group that... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Death of British travel writer in Romania treated as suspiciousSt Vincent's decomposing body was found in his apartment in Bucharest almost a
Death of British travel writer in Romania treated as suspicious
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 4 days ago
St Vincent's decomposing body was found in his apartment in Bucharest almost a month ago, on January 12 and police initially suspected the 47-year-old had died of natural causes. However, police spokeswoman Bogdan Ghebaur said on... Read more
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Denver Post
Romania: British travel writer's death treated as suspiciousBUCHAREST, Romania (AP) — Romanian police have classified the death of a Britis
Romania: British travel writer's death treated as suspicious
Denver Post / Posted 4 days ago
BUCHAREST, Romania (AP) — Romanian police have classified the death of a British travel writer as suspicious, almost a month after his decomposing body was found in his Bucharest apartment. Police spokeswoman Bogdan Ghebaur said Friday the case of... Read more
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Mong Palatino
Mong Palatino » Blog Archive » What Made Headlines in Southeast Asia in 2015?in Thailand’s seafood industry. The discovery of mass graves of trafficking vic
Mong Palatino » Blog Archive » What Made Headlines in Southeast Asia in 2015?
Mong Palatino / Posted 5 days ago
in Thailand’s seafood industry. The discovery of mass graves of trafficking victims in the country and the case of a senior police officer seeking asylum in Australia only heightened concerns about the issue in the country. 13. Vietnam passes... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Doubt over sensational Kokoda Track claimsgovernment doubts sensational claims by a British man and American woman about
Doubt over sensational Kokoda Track claims
Sky News Australia / Posted 6 days ago
government doubts sensational claims by a British man and American woman about being attacked on the Kokoda Track in Papua New Guinea will have any impact on the trek's popularity with Australians. The couple, both 31, made global headlines... Read more
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The Courier Mail
The $8m mansion that nobody ownsa matter of time before someone is seriously injured while running amok inside
The $8m mansion that nobody owns
The Courier Mail / Posted 6 days ago
a matter of time before someone is seriously injured while running amok inside a derelict Mosman mansion, residents fear. Police are regularly called to the abandoned Morella Rd property by fed-up residents because teenagers take over the site at... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Thursday, February 4, 2016Five people were charged after an alleged cannabis operation was discovered aft
Thursday, February 4, 2016
Kiama Independent / Posted 6 days ago
Five people were charged after an alleged cannabis operation was discovered after raids on this property. Picture: NSW Police TWO CUTE: Twin lemurs have been born at Mogo Zoo, as part of a breeding program for the critically endangered... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Service station hold up on Tuesdaykm/h in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 30s.. TOP
Service station hold up on Tuesday
Daily Liberal / Posted 6 days ago
km/h in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 30s.. TOP NEWS: Service station robbed at knife point POLICE are seeking assistance from the Dubbo public after a hold-up at a service station in the city on Tuesday night netted... Read more
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The Border Mail
Thursday, February 4, 2016part of the world, drop us a line! Email scott.hazlewood@fairfaxmedia.com.au F
Thursday, February 4, 2016
The Border Mail / Posted 6 days ago
part of the world, drop us a line! Email scott.hazlewood@fairfaxmedia.com.au Fatal crash linked to house fire say Albury police A report will be prepared for the Coroner after the death of a man in a crash near Albury on Wednesday night. Read... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Thursday, February 4, 2016Five people were charged after an alleged cannabis operation was discovered aft
Thursday, February 4, 2016
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 6 days ago
Five people were charged after an alleged cannabis operation was discovered after raids on this property. Picture: NSW Police TWO CUTE: Twin lemurs have been born at Mogo Zoo, as part of a breeding program for the critically endangered... Read more
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The Young Witness
Thursday, February 4, 2016Five people were charged after an alleged cannabis operation was discovered aft
Thursday, February 4, 2016
The Young Witness / Posted 6 days ago
Five people were charged after an alleged cannabis operation was discovered after raids on this property. Picture: NSW Police TWO CUTE: Twin lemurs have been born at Mogo Zoo, as part of a breeding program for the critically endangered... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Thursday, February 4, 2016Five people were charged after an alleged cannabis operation was discovered aft
Thursday, February 4, 2016
Kiama Independent / Posted 6 days ago
Five people were charged after an alleged cannabis operation was discovered after raids on this property. Picture: NSW Police TWO CUTE: Twin lemurs have been born at Mogo Zoo, as part of a breeding program for the critically endangered... Read more
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Manning River Times
Welcome to Thursday, February 4, 2016Five people were charged after an alleged cannabis operation was discovered aft
Welcome to Thursday, February 4, 2016
Manning River Times / Posted 6 days ago
Five people were charged after an alleged cannabis operation was discovered after raids on this property. Picture: NSW Police TWO CUTE: Twin lemurs have been born at Mogo Zoo, as part of a breeding program for the critically endangered... Read more
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The Courier
Thursday, February 4, 2016Five people were charged after an alleged cannabis operation was discovered aft
Thursday, February 4, 2016
The Courier / Posted 6 days ago
Five people were charged after an alleged cannabis operation was discovered after raids on this property. Picture: NSW Police TWO CUTE: Twin lemurs have been born at Mogo Zoo, as part of a breeding program for the critically endangered... Read more
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Zero Hedge
False Flags Are Just a Conspiracy Theor ... Admitted FactPresidents, Prime Ministers, Congressmen, Generals, Spooks, Soldiers and Police
False Flags Are Just a Conspiracy Theor ... Admitted Fact
Zero Hedge / Posted 6 days ago
Presidents, Prime Ministers, Congressmen, Generals, Spooks, Soldiers and Police ADMIT to False Flag Terror In the following instances, officials in the government which carried out the attack (or seriously proposed an attack) admit to it, either... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
The $8m mansion that lies abandoneda matter of time before someone is seriously injured while running amok inside
The $8m mansion that lies abandoned
Daily Telegraph / Posted 6 days ago
a matter of time before someone is seriously injured while running amok inside a derelict Mosman mansion, residents fear. Police are regularly called to the abandoned Morella Rd property by fed-up residents because teenagers take over the site at... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Blackness As Absence of PresenceKenya, Sudan, Nigeria, the DRC, CAR, Somalia, Ethiopia, Burundi, Libya, the Sin
Blackness As Absence of Presence
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
Kenya, Sudan, Nigeria, the DRC, CAR, Somalia, Ethiopia, Burundi, Libya, the Sinai desert, the Arab world, Ferguson or West Papua possible, and why the deaths of these Black bodies are incapable of bringing the world to a complete... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Three things young regional voters want from the federal electionin the country at the moment." There is little certainty for Richard Barba in
Three things young regional voters want from the federal election
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 6 days ago
in the country at the moment." There is little certainty for Richard Barba in his home on Boigu Island off the coast of Papua New Guinea. He said his isolated community was suffering from a lack of jobs and opportunities for young people, which... Read more
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WA Today
Indonesia's secret dossier to suppress Papuan independence movementIndonesia's President Joko Widodo (right) hands over official pardons to five P
Indonesia's secret dossier to suppress Papuan independence movement
WA Today / Posted 7 days ago
Indonesia's President Joko Widodo (right) hands over official pardons to five Papuan political prisoners belonging to the Free Papua Movement at a jail in Jayapura in May 2015. Photo: Antara Foto Jakarta: Indonesian authorities compiled a secret... Read more
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The Age
Independence at threat from enemy withinto most observers, to be a singularly unremarkable venture. A group of American
Independence at threat from enemy within
The Age / Posted 7 days ago
to most observers, to be a singularly unremarkable venture. A group of American tourists visiting a cultural centre in the Papuan town of Abepura, just outside the capital Jayapura. On the agenda was an opportunity to view some historical artefacts... Read more
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The Age
Indonesia's secret dossier to suppress Papuan independence movementIndonesia's President Joko Widodo (right) hands over official pardons to five P
Indonesia's secret dossier to suppress Papuan independence movement
The Age / Posted 7 days ago
Indonesia's President Joko Widodo (right) hands over official pardons to five Papuan political prisoners belonging to the Free Papua Movement at a jail in Jayapura in May 2015. Photo: Antara Foto Jakarta: Indonesian authorities compiled a secret... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Indonesia's secret dossier to suppress Papuan independence movementIndonesia's President Joko Widodo (right) hands over official pardons to five P
Indonesia's secret dossier to suppress Papuan independence movement
Brisbane Times / Posted 7 days ago
Indonesia's President Joko Widodo (right) hands over official pardons to five Papuan political prisoners belonging to the Free Papua Movement at a jail in Jayapura in May 2015. Photo: Antara Foto Jakarta: Indonesian authorities compiled a secret... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Joko Widodo promises to focus on West PapuaPhoto: Reuters Indonesian president-elect Joko Widodo has promised to build a
Joko Widodo promises to focus on West Papua
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 7 days ago
Photo: Reuters Indonesian president-elect Joko Widodo has promised to build a presidential palace on the shores of West Papua's picturesque Lake Sentani as a sign he will pay more attention to the resource-rich but troubled region. The plan,... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Indonesia's secret dossier to suppress Papuan independence movementIndonesia's President Joko Widodo (right) hands over official pardons to five P
Indonesia's secret dossier to suppress Papuan independence movement
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 7 days ago
Indonesia's President Joko Widodo (right) hands over official pardons to five Papuan political prisoners belonging to the Free Papua Movement at a jail in Jayapura in May 2015. Photo: Antara Foto Jakarta: Indonesian authorities compiled a secret... Read more
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Canberra Times
Joko Widodo promises to focus on West PapuaPhoto: Reuters Indonesian president-elect Joko Widodo has promised to build a
Joko Widodo promises to focus on West Papua
Canberra Times / Posted 7 days ago
Photo: Reuters Indonesian president-elect Joko Widodo has promised to build a presidential palace on the shores of West Papua's picturesque Lake Sentani as a sign he will pay more attention to the resource-rich but troubled region. The plan,... Read more
20 related stories
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Canberra Times
Indonesia's secret dossier to suppress Papuan independence movementIndonesia's President Joko Widodo (right) hands over official pardons to five P
Indonesia's secret dossier to suppress Papuan independence movement
Canberra Times / Posted 7 days ago
Indonesia's President Joko Widodo (right) hands over official pardons to five Papuan political prisoners belonging to the Free Papua Movement at a jail in Jayapura in May 2015. Photo: Antara Foto Jakarta: Indonesian authorities compiled a secret... Read more
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Market Watch
Australia’s high court backs hard line against migrantsgovernments since 2001 have overseen policies of sending asylum seekers on offs
Australia’s high court backs hard line against migrants
Market Watch / Posted 7 days ago
governments since 2001 have overseen policies of sending asylum seekers on offshore detention in Nauru and neighboring Papua New Guinea while claims for refugee status are assessed, often for lengthy periods lasting more than a year. When it... Read more
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Perth Now
Asylum seekers free to come and gounder which those arriving on people-smuggling boats are not held in Australian
Asylum seekers free to come and go
Perth Now / Posted 7 days ago
under which those arriving on people-smuggling boats are not held in Australian territory. Another camp is located on Papua New Guinea’s Manus Island. Adeang said Australia was assisting the transition to an open centre, including providing... Read more
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Daily Mail
Crops looked very different 1,000 of years agobanana (pictured).The first bananas may have been cultivated some 7,000 years a
Crops looked very different 1,000 of years ago
Daily Mail / Posted 7 days ago
banana (pictured).The first bananas may have been cultivated some 7,000 years ago and as early as 10,000 in what is now Papua New Guinea and they have been found to grow in Asia. The ancient ancestor of the modern bananas is the Musa acuminate,... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
PNG police remain on alert after violent protest in Lae cityPapua New Guinea police remain on alert after protest in country's second large
PNG police remain on alert after violent protest in Lae city
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 10 days ago
Papua New Guinea police remain on alert after protest in country's second largest city Lae leaves one dead Police in Papua New Guinea's second largest city Lae remain on alert after a mass protest against foreigners left one person dead and several... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Bruce Hillincluding the Plain English Award from the UK Plain English Campaign. Follow hi
Bruce Hill
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 10 days ago
including the Plain English Award from the UK Plain English Campaign. Follow him on Twitter at @BruceHillMelb An MP in Papua New Guinea's Oro Province has criticised the Governor's crackdown on foreign-owned shops as "dictatorial", warning it... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
PNG MP slams Governor's campaign against foreign shopsPapua New Guinea MP slams Governor's 'dictatorial' campaign against foreign-own
PNG MP slams Governor's campaign against foreign shops
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 10 days ago
Papua New Guinea MP slams Governor's 'dictatorial' campaign against foreign-owned shops Photo: Governor Gary Juffa inspects the quality of the food being sold at a kai bar, or fast food outlet, in Popondetta. (Supplied: The Voice of Change -... Read more
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iol.co.za
Europe pulls up drawbridgesto Turkey’s largess is Australia, which for 37 months has sent asylum seekers w
Europe pulls up drawbridges
iol.co.za / Posted 11 days ago
to Turkey’s largess is Australia, which for 37 months has sent asylum seekers who reach its shores to the island of Papua New Guinea. There they are confined to a detention centre inside an army base, and then processed to a transit centre... Read more
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The Courier
Cigars, wine, flight upgrades and live pigs among gifts to politiciansrespectively. Foreign Minister Julie Bishop updated her register with the unus
Cigars, wine, flight upgrades and live pigs among gifts to politicians
The Courier / Posted 11 days ago
respectively. Foreign Minister Julie Bishop updated her register with the unusual gift of four live pigs from the Papua New Guinean government during her November visit. The pigs were re-gifted to local hospitals which have been able to... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Cigars, wine, flight upgrades and live pigs among gifts to politiciansrespectively. Foreign Minister Julie Bishop updated her register with the unus
Cigars, wine, flight upgrades and live pigs among gifts to politicians
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 12 days ago
respectively. Foreign Minister Julie Bishop updated her register with the unusual gift of four live pigs from the Papua New Guinean government during her November visit. The pigs were re-gifted to local hospitals which have been able to... Read more
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University of Sydney News
A disarming lesson from the Pacificfor being pacific. This consensus for disarmament sprang from fertile soil. In
A disarming lesson from the Pacific
University of Sydney News / Posted 12 days ago
for being pacific. This consensus for disarmament sprang from fertile soil. In three-quarters of southern Pacific nations, police patrol unarmed. Ten countries have no military, and three now prohibit private possession of guns. Ironically, former... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Cigars, wine, flight upgrades and live pigs among gifts to politiciansrespectively. Foreign Minister Julie Bishop updated her register with the unus
Cigars, wine, flight upgrades and live pigs among gifts to politicians
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 12 days ago
respectively. Foreign Minister Julie Bishop updated her register with the unusual gift of four live pigs from the Papua New Guinean government during her November visit. The pigs were re-gifted to local hospitals which have been able to... Read more
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The Young Witness
Cigars, wine, flight upgrades and live pigs among gifts to politiciansrespectively. Foreign Minister Julie Bishop updated her register with the unus
Cigars, wine, flight upgrades and live pigs among gifts to politicians
The Young Witness / Posted 12 days ago
respectively. Foreign Minister Julie Bishop updated her register with the unusual gift of four live pigs from the Papua New Guinean government during her November visit. The pigs were re-gifted to local hospitals which have been able to... Read more
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Western Advocate
Cigars, wine, flight upgrades and live pigs among gifts to politiciansrespectively. Foreign Minister Julie Bishop updated her register with the unus
Cigars, wine, flight upgrades and live pigs among gifts to politicians
Western Advocate / Posted 12 days ago
respectively. Foreign Minister Julie Bishop updated her register with the unusual gift of four live pigs from the Papua New Guinean government during her November visit. The pigs were re-gifted to local hospitals which have been able to... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Cigars, wine, flight upgrades and live pigs among gifts to politiciansrespectively. Foreign Minister Julie Bishop updated her register with the unus
Cigars, wine, flight upgrades and live pigs among gifts to politicians
Kiama Independent / Posted 12 days ago
respectively. Foreign Minister Julie Bishop updated her register with the unusual gift of four live pigs from the Papua New Guinean government during her November visit. The pigs were re-gifted to local hospitals which have been able to... Read more
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Manning River Times
Cigars, wine, flight upgrades and live pigs among gifts to politiciansrespectively. Foreign Minister Julie Bishop updated her register with the unus
Cigars, wine, flight upgrades and live pigs among gifts to politicians
Manning River Times / Posted 12 days ago
respectively. Foreign Minister Julie Bishop updated her register with the unusual gift of four live pigs from the Papua New Guinean government during her November visit. The pigs were re-gifted to local hospitals which have been able to... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Cigars, wine, flight upgrades and live pigs among gifts to politiciansrespectively. Foreign Minister Julie Bishop updated her register with the unus
Cigars, wine, flight upgrades and live pigs among gifts to politicians
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 12 days ago
respectively. Foreign Minister Julie Bishop updated her register with the unusual gift of four live pigs from the Papua New Guinean government during her November visit. The pigs were re-gifted to local hospitals which have been able to... Read more
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The North West Star
Cigars, wine, flight upgrades and live pigs among gifts to politiciansrespectively. Foreign Minister Julie Bishop updated her register with the unus
Cigars, wine, flight upgrades and live pigs among gifts to politicians
The North West Star / Posted 12 days ago
respectively. Foreign Minister Julie Bishop updated her register with the unusual gift of four live pigs from the Papua New Guinean government during her November visit. The pigs were re-gifted to local hospitals which have been able to... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Cigars, wine, flight upgrades and live pigs among gifts to politiciansrespectively. Foreign Minister Julie Bishop updated her register with the unus
Cigars, wine, flight upgrades and live pigs among gifts to politicians
Daily Liberal / Posted 12 days ago
respectively. Foreign Minister Julie Bishop updated her register with the unusual gift of four live pigs from the Papua New Guinean government during her November visit. The pigs were re-gifted to local hospitals which have been able to... Read more
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Daily Mail
Doubts cast on story of couple who were attacked in Papua New GuineaWhat IS the truth behind backpackers' claims they were 'tied up and mutilated b
Doubts cast on story of couple who were attacked in Papua New Guinea
Daily Mail / Posted 12 days ago
What IS the truth behind backpackers' claims they were 'tied up and mutilated by cannibals' during Papua New Guinea trek? Locals question reality TV star's account of their ordeal Papua New Guinea police are looking into pair's claim they were... Read more
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Herald Sun
Doubts raised over Kokoda attackPoksi Jacob and a 17-year-old male, both with elementary school educations, hav
Doubts raised over Kokoda attack
Herald Sun / Posted 13 days ago
Poksi Jacob and a 17-year-old male, both with elementary school educations, have been charged over the attack and are in police custody on the outskirts of Port Moresby. If found guilty of the alleged crimes, which include robbery, mutilation... Read more
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Adelaide Now
What really happened on Kokoda Track?Poksi Jacob and a 17-year-old male, both with elementary school educations, hav
What really happened on Kokoda Track?
Adelaide Now / Posted 13 days ago
Poksi Jacob and a 17-year-old male, both with elementary school educations, have been charged over the attack and are in police custody on the outskirts of Port Moresby. If found guilty of the alleged crimes, which include robbery, mutilation... Read more
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