Thursday 30th June 2016

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Frightened UPNG students opt to head for home as confusion over their studies continues

Hundreds of students at the University of Papua New Guinea in Port Moresby are heading back to their provinces, because they say they fear for their safety after the arson attack on Unitech in Lae, and the murder of a first year undergraduate.

Pacific-wide primary schools survey reveals big rise in numeracy skills

The largest-ever survey of primary school children across the Pacific shows a significant improvement in numeracy and some improvement in literacy too over the past three years.

Double medal target for Fiji in Olympic rugby sevens tournament

Now that qualification for the inaugural Olympic rugby sevens tournament is complete, the draw for the pool stage of both the men's and women's competitions has been finalised.

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