Published: Wed, 18 Jan 17 16:51:24 +1100Copyright: ABC
Wed, 18 Jan 2017 16:51:24 +1100A Papua New Guinea man accused of badly injuring one of his wives in an attack on Christmas Day has finally been arrested. The Papua New Guinea police force say they've been forced to suspend their officer recruitment programme.
Wed, 18 Jan 2017 08:38:30 +1100Prime Minister Peter O'Neill to be the star attraction at the first of a new series of Press Club events aiming to put PNG leaders under the spotlight and former sevens coach Damian McGrath's defamation case against the Samoa Rugby Union stalls again.
Tue, 17 Jan 2017 16:39:08 +1100Efforts underway to get the right sort of humanitarian aid to the Pacific when disaster strikes. Concern about the closure of yet another radio service in the Pacific region.
Tue, 17 Jan 2017 08:34:46 +1100Raising Fiji's international profile, as politicians from around the world gather for the Asia-Pacific Parliamentary Forum. And, hopes that Marshall Islands will be fully reconnected to the Internet again within the next 48 hours.
Mon, 16 Jan 2017 16:45:06 +1100Opposition to proposed new by-laws in Fiji. Could the Pacific be the first place to build a floating city?
Mon, 16 Jan 2017 08:33:04 +1100What does the political year hold for Vanuatu after 12 months of unparalleled calm in government circles? And, plans to build a floating city in the waters of French Polynesia take a significant step towards becoming a reality.
Fri, 13 Jan 2017 16:38:46 +1100PNG police defend their actions against police brutality as Human Rights Watch releases a new report accusing the government of major failures. PNG Correspondent Erik Tzloek reports on the floating, flying plane delivering medicine and much-needed supplies.
Fri, 13 Jan 2017 08:56:14 +1100A Vanuatu Financial Official rejects suggestions the country could face economic sanctions by the OECD. And, tensions in Port Vila's Central Market over the increase in vendor fees.
Thu, 12 Jan 2017 16:48:52 +1100Calls for PNG's growing gun problem to be at the top of a new government's priorities. Runway works in Vanuatu to pave the way for bigger planes.
Thu, 12 Jan 2017 08:57:00 +1100Landslips across PNG's highlands highway proving costly for travelers. And, tensions in Oro province after a deadly truck collision.