Tag Archives: Papua New Guinea

14Jul/16

A look at the colourful political life of Boris Johnson, Britain’s surprise new foreign minister

Known for jokes and insults, Boris Johnson takes helm of British diplomacy as surprise choice for Prime Minister May’s new foreign minister. The flamboyant former London mayor is more known for gaffes and humour than delicate diplomacy.
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14May/16

Australia reaffirms hard-line immigration policy

Australia defends its hardline immigration policy after two asylum-seeker deaths, weeks of protests and several medical evacuations from Nauru.

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15Jun/15

Calls grow for inquiry into alleged Australian people-smuggler payments

Calls grow for and inquiry into whether Australian officials paid people-smugglers thousands of dollars to turn the their boat back to Indonesia.

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14Mar/15

Cyclone devastates Pacific island nation of Vanuatu

Amateur video shows damage caused by Cyclone Pam after it hit the Pacific island nation of Vanuatu.

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