Published: Fri, 24 Mar 17 17:22:15 +1100Copyright: ABC
Fri, 24 Mar 2017 17:22:15 +1100Concerns that Papua New Guinea's Health Department is trying to control media coverage on the country's health sector. Transparency International calls into question Port Moresby's decision to invest more than 300 million kina in a luxury complex.
Fri, 24 Mar 2017 09:38:25 +1100In a move to reduce the number of crashes in Port Moresby, the PNG Road Safety Authority calls on drivers in the national capital to follow the road rules. And, a Fiji govt plan to part-privatise the electricity industry wins support from the opposition.
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 17:13:18 +1100More on the tragic attack in London early this morning. Fiji's main opposition party leader, Sitiveni Rabuka, voices support for the government's part sell-off of the Fijian electricity authority. A new look Papua New Guinea football team takes on Tahiti in a FIFA World Cup qualifying match in Port Moresby.
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 10:02:09 +1100The first admission that New Zealand special forces killed civilians during a botched raid in Afghanistan seven years ago and after a woman is stabbed to death by her partner in Fiji, the Women's Crisis Centre questions why witnesses chose to video the assault on their phones, rather than doing anything to help the victim.
Wed, 22 Mar 2017 17:40:36 +1100A brutal stabbing murder in Fiji prompts an appeal for public action. Young Samoan offenders struggle to adjust to a new life after repatriation from New Zealand.
Wed, 22 Mar 2017 09:17:31 +1100On World Water Day, we look at new statistics that show Papua New Guinea is one of the worst-performing countries in the world for a safe water supply and the premier of Malaita leads his province in praying for improved leadership and better development.
Tue, 21 Mar 2017 17:14:55 +1100Firefighters in PNG attacked by the people they're trying to help. Some teachers in Tonga still use corporal punishment on children despite the practice being officially banned in 2014.
Tue, 21 Mar 2017 09:18:15 +1100A call for Papua New Guinea's government to honour its promise to fully fund Tuition Fee Free education. And, physical and verbal abuse in Tongan schools - why corporal punishment is back in the headlines.
Mon, 20 Mar 2017 17:14:18 +1100Physical and verbal abuse in Tongan schools - why corporal punishment is back in the headlines. Fears for walkers on the Kokoda Track if repair work isn't done soon.
Mon, 20 Mar 2017 09:15:12 +1100Two former Vanuatu prime ministers jailed for corruption two years ago are due to apply for parole next month. And, Papua New Guinea launches a vaccination program to prevent cervical cancer, targeting schoolgirls in the National Capital District.