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The words of Richard Don - a village leader from a remote earthquake-affected village in Papua New Guinea's Highlands region - have an unmistakable desperation.
Communities affected by February's major earthquake in Papua New Guinea's Highlands region are getting little help from government, according to a local Catholic Bishop.
Papua New Guinea's government is anticipating a wonderful opportunity on the near horizon, but the jury is out on whether holding an APEC summit will help the country. Audio
Indonesia's influence in the Pacific Islands is growing, but is shadowed by disquiet over its region of Papua, known widely as West Papua.
Reimposing a state of emergency on Ambae, Vanuatu's government insists the volcanic island's entire population must be evacuated.
Vanuatu's former prime minister Joe Natuman says his political career is not over yet. Audio
Unrest in Papua New Guinea's Southern Highlands province is being widely described as a political problem requiring leadership to prevent escalation.
Papua New Guinea's government has hit back at a report saying the country has not benefitted from its huge ExxonMobil-led liquefied natural gas project.
Nine West Papuans were arrested by Indonesian police in Jayapura today for a small protest over a surprise visit by a Solomon Islands delegation.
People in Papua New Guinea's East New Britain have been woken early on Good Friday by a magnitude-6.9 earthquake.
There are fears that changing the emphasis on quality for kava exports from Vanuatu could again threaten the reputation of the country's prize crop. Vanuatu's kava industry is in ongoing...
Remote communities in PNG Highlands region are in urgent need of help after a series of large earthquakes.
Fiji has hit back at the deputy prime minister of Solomon Islands over criticism about the Melanesian Spearhead Group.
Dozens of people have died in Papua New Guinea after Monday's 7.5 earthquake caused mass landslides in the Highlands. (video)
Papua New Guinea's government has been accused of allowing loggers to operate illegally without landowner approval. Audio
Analysis - Two high-profile attacks this month have highlighted how Papua New Guinea's problem with belief in sorcery is spiralling out of control, writes Johnny Blades.
The dust has started to settle on Papua New Guinea five yearly general election which was riddled by electoral roll flaws, polling irregularities and violence. Video
Although prone to volatility, Papua New Guinea politics is reeling after the move by a main opposition party to join government.
The Northern Marianas tourism sector is opposed to US military plans to use local islands for training purposes. Audio
Papua New Guinea's new Lands Minister says it is his mission to clean up the entrenched corruption in the Lands Department.
Results are still pending in two seats in Papua New Guinea's election, three weeks since the overall return of the writs.
Papua New Guinea's prime minister is being urged to make good on his promise to hold an inquiry into a suspicious land deal involving two of his ministers.
At least twenty people have died in election-related violence since vote counting began last month in Papua New Guinea's Enga province.
Papua New Guinea's prime minister says he will appeal a National Court decision to uphold the legality of an arrest warrant issued for him
The new man in charge of Papua New Guinea's Treasury admits some changes in government direction are necessary to manage an economy under huge strain.