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1942 photo of Private George Whittington helped by Papuan Raphael Oimbari

Some indigenous soldiers in PNG exploited during World War Two, says historian

Updated 25 April 2014, 13:12 AEST

A historian is challenging the perception of the close and supportive relationships between Australian and Papua New Guinean soldiers during the Pacific War.

New approaches to combating malaria

Updated 25 April 2014, 12:53 AEST

World Malaria Day reminds us of the life threatening disease, that is both preventable and curable.

PNG PM says he will cancel controversial land leases

Updated 24 April 2014, 23:17 AEST

Papua New Guinea's Prime Minister Peter O'Neill says controversial land leases abused by the timber industry will be canceled.

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