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Stories with place: Papua New Guinea
  • Refugee sets herself alight at immigration camp on Nauru 
    Updated: May-02-16 9:52 pm

    CANBERRA, Australia - A Somali refugee was critically injured when she set herself on fire at an Australian immigration camp on the Pacific island nation of Nauru three days after an Iranian refugee died of injuries sustained in a similar apparent protest, officials said.

  • 12 killed in plane crash in remote Papua New Guinea 
    Updated: Apr-14-16 3:51 am

    SYDNEY - Twelve people, including three children, were killed after their light plane crashed in a remote part of Papua New Guinea, police said on Thursday.