Recent News Headlines : Manus Island - Papua New Guinea

MORE THAN 30 KILLED IN INDIA RIOTS OVER RAPIST GURU


More than 32 people have been killed in protests in northern India after a popular spiritual leader was convicted of raping two women... READ MORE

26th August, 2017 0

ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE EXPERTS DEMAND BAN ON AI WEAPONS


The Charlottesville fallout and what to make of Trump's views on white supremacy... READ MORE

26th August, 2017 11

GUNMEN ATTACK SHIA IMAM ZAMAN MOSQUE IN KABUL


The Charlottesville fallout and what to make of Trump's views on white supremacy... READ MORE

25th August, 2017 5594

TRUST DEFICIT UNDERMINES DONALD TRUMP'S AFGHANISTAN SPEECH


There were two remarkable things about Donald Trump's speech on Afghanistan... READ MORE

22nd August, 2017 131

'YOU ARE WORSE THAN I AM'


Donald Trump told Malcolm Turnbull 'you are worse than I am' on refugees during call, leaked transcript reveals... READ MORE

10th August, 2017 8276

REFUGEE HAMED SHAMSHIRIPOUR FOUND DEAD ON MANUS ISLAND


An asylum seeker being held at an Australian detention camp on Manus Island has been found dead, hanging from a tree... READ MORE

7th August, 2017 1407

ASYLUM SEEKER FOUND DEAD IN AUSTRALIA-RUN CENTRE


Australia agreed to close the Manus Island centre last year after a PNG court ruled that detaining asylum seekers and refugees there was unconstitutional... READ MORE

7th August, 2017 1397

DONALD TRUMP AND MALCOLM TURNBULL'S PHONE CALL


We are a generous multicultural immigration nation like the United States but the Government decides, the people's representatives decides... READ MORE

6th August, 2017 7693

'FAKE DEAL, FAKE PROCESS': MANUS ASYLUM SEEKERS ANGRY OVER TRUMP-TURNBULL TRANSCRIPT


He also rejected Mr Turnbull's claim that most of those seeking asylum are economic refugees as disingenuous... READ MORE

4th August, 2017 1908

'WE HELP THE AMERICANS, THEY HELP US'


Mr Turnbull told Mr Trump Australia was willing to take refugees the US did not want... READ MORE

4th August, 2017 183

'I GUARANTEE YOU THEY ARE BAD'


Donald Trump says he 'hates taking' asylum seekers 'I guarantee you they are bad'... READ MORE

4th August, 2017 2039

'YOU ARE WORSE THAN I AM'


Prime Minister Turnbull Mr. President, I think this will make you look like a man who stands by the commitments of the United States... READ MORE

4th August, 2017 3016

AUSTRALIANS PAID $5 BILLION FOR OFFSHORE PROCESSING SINCE 2013


Since then over 2,000 people, including 169 children, remain in limbo on Manus and Nauru, the Human Rights Law Centre said... READ MORE

19th July, 2017 41

AUSTRALIA-U.S. REFUGEE SWAP AGAIN IN DOUBT AS OFFICIALS EXIT NAURU


Exclusive Australia-U.S. refugee swap again in doubt as officials exit Nauru... READ MORE

15th July, 2017 768

FORMER PM JOHN HOWARD SAYS AUSTRALIA CAN TRUST DONALD TRUMP


Mr Howard became Prime Minister halfway through Bill Clinton's presidency in 1996... READ MORE

14th July, 2017 2563

REFUGEES AFRAID, CONFUSED AS MANUS DETENTION CENTRE SHUTDOWN BEGINS


Australia has set an August deadline for refugees to accept an offer of tens-of-thousands of dollars to return to the countries they fled... READ MORE

9th July, 2017 1195

LEGAL BATTLE TO STOP 'CRUEL' MOBILE PHONE BAN IN DETENTION CENTRES


Australian Border Force is appealing a federal court injunction which stands in the way of plans to ban mobile phones in onshore detention... READ MORE

20th June, 2017 327

US 'GIVES TIMELINE' ON REFUGEE SWAP TO MANUS ISLAND DETAINEES


The refugees include men from Pakistan, Afghanistan and Myanmar. A spokeswoman for Australia's Minister for Immigration Peter Dutton declined to comment... READ MORE

16th June, 2017 165

AUSTRALIA TO PAY $53M TO MANUS ISLAND ASYLUM SEEKERS


The United States is considering resettling up to 1,250 refugees from Manus Island and Nauru under a deal struck between Australia and the Obama administration... READ MORE

14th June, 2017 1112

GOVERNMENT TO PAY MILLIONS IN COMPENSATION TO MANUS DETAINEES


Manus Island detainees will receive 70 million in the settlement of a class action against the Australian government... READ MORE

14th June, 2017 1001

AUSTRALIA AGREES TO PAY A$70M TO MANUS ISLAND DETAINEES


The Australian government and its contractors have offered compensation totalling A 70m ?41m 53m to refugees detained in Papua New Guinea... READ MORE

14th June, 2017 1549

Trending News Headlines : Manus Island

NO 'G'DAY, MATE': ON CALL WITH AUSTRALIAN PRIME MINISTER, TRUMP BADGERS AND BRAGS


President Trump speaks on the phone with Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull in the Oval Office on Jan. 28, 2017... READ MORE

2nd February, 2017 92470

NZ OFFERS TO TAKE REFUGEES FROM MANUS ISLAND DETENTION CENTRE


New Zealand Prime Minister Bill English has confirmed that he offered to take refugees from Australia's asylum seeker detention centre on Manus Island... READ MORE

17th February, 2017 11410

TRUMP'S NEW VISA LAWS COULD HIT AUSTRALIAN TOURISTS


The US-Australia deal involving refugees held on Nauru and Manus Island was struck last year when Barack Obama was US president... READ MORE

26th January, 2017 8288

TALKING WITH TURNBULL 'WORST CALL BY FAR', TRUMP SAYS


President Donald J. Trump and Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull spoke by phone for twenty-five minutes today... READ MORE

2nd February, 2017 7306

TRUMP IN 'WORST CALL' WITH TURNBULL


A phone call between US President Donald Trump and Australian PM Malcolm Turnbull has called into question a refugee resettlement deal... READ MORE

2nd February, 2017 4444

TRUMP ON 'TOUGH' CALLS WITH WORLD LEADERS


Believe me, when you hear about the tough phone calls I'm having, don't worry about it, Trump said Thursday at the National Prayer Breakfast in Washington... READ MORE

2nd February, 2017 4171

'PRISONERS OF EUROPE': THE EVERYDAY HUMILIATION OF REFUGEES STUCK IN GREECE


At the Softex refugee camp in northern Greece, it is lighter by night than it is by day... READ MORE

6th September, 2016 2938

'IF OTHERS WISH TO EMULATE WHAT WE'RE DOING, THEY'RE WELCOME'


Australia's prime minister has told reporters he won't critique every one of the US president's policy decisions... READ MORE

30th January, 2017 2907

US-AUSTRALIA REFUGEE DEAL: WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW


According to an Australian government report, the average length of time refugees spend in detention is 469 days, and steadily increasing... READ MORE

2nd February, 2017 2794

SO YOU WANT TO MOVE TO AUSTRALIA? HERE'S A HOW-TO GUIDE


Migrants can apply for permanent residency in Australia under various different visas... READ MORE

6th December, 2016 2587

AUSTRALIAN TOURISTS WON'T BE HIT BY TRUMP ORDER


US President Donald Trump has signed a controversial executive order tightening America's borders, but Australian tourists travelling to the US will largely not be impacted... READ MORE

28th January, 2017 2558

TRUMP'S REFUGEE ORDER TRIGGERS PROTESTS ACROSS AUSTRALIA


Similar protests were held in Canberra, Newcastle and Hobart, while hundreds attended an anti-Trump rally in Melbourne on Friday... READ MORE

4th February, 2017 2331

OUSTED AUSTRALIAN LEADER URGES HARD LINE FROM EUROPE


As public criticism of the camps has increased, the Australian government has tried with little success to resettle asylum seekers in third countries... READ MORE

28th October, 2015 2221

'WE DON'T HAVE ANY PLANS TO IMPORT MORE REFUGEES FROM NAURU TO CAMBODIA'


We don't have any plans to import more refugees from Nauru to Cambodia Interior Ministry spokesman Khieu Sopheak told the Cambodia Daily... READ MORE

30th August, 2015 1875

PENCE, TURNBULL PRESENT UNITED FRONT ON KOREA FOLLOWING SYDNEY TALKS


The Trump administration and its allies will deal with North Korea if China does not, US Vice-President Mike Pence says... READ MORE

22nd April, 2017 1489

SUDANESE REFUGEE DIES AFTER BEING FLOWN FROM MANUS TO BRISBANE HOSPITAL


A young Sudanese refugee has died after a fall at the Manus Island detention centre in Papua New Guinea, Australia's Immigration Department says... READ MORE

24th December, 2016 1389

AUSTRALIA PM SAYS CLAIMS ARE FALSE


Malcolm Turnbull calls Amnesty International's claims of abuse of refugees on South Pacific island absolutely false ... READ MORE

18th October, 2016 1190

HOW CORRUPT PNG CASH IS REACHING AUSTRALIA


The law firm is owned by Australian Greg Sheppard and his business partner Harvey Maladina... READ MORE

24th June, 2015 1026

TRUMP DRAFTS ORDER TO HALT REFUGEE INTAKE, PAUSE VISAS FOR SEVEN NATIONALITIES


His signature policy prescription was to build a wall across the 3200-kilometre border between the United States and Mexico... READ MORE

26th January, 2017 955

DONALD TRUMP'S AMERICA HAS MALCOLM TURNBULL SCRAMBLING


Donald Trump's America has Malcolm Turnbull scrambling in a changed world... READ MORE

26th January, 2017 895

CALL FOR APOLOGY AFTER LIBERAL SENATOR APPEARS TO LINK 'FLEAS' TO BOAT ARRIVALS


Senator Fawcett's colleague, Senator Ian Macdonald echoed Senator Fawcett's comments, describing them as nicely put ... READ MORE

27th February, 2017 885

LEAK REVEALS CHILDREN SEXUALLY ABUSED AT PRISON


Australia said it was seeking to confirm that all reports had been dealt with by Nauru police... READ MORE

10th August, 2016 827

IS THERE A FRONT DOOR, AND ARE 'BOAT PEOPLE' JUMPING THE QUEUE?


Australian politicians including Prime Minister Tony Abbott have said Australia's refugee and humanitarian program is the front door that refugees and asylum seekers must use... READ MORE

30th July, 2015 764

'WE DON'T HAVE ANY PLANS TO IMPORT MORE REFUGEES FROM NAURU TO CAMBODIA'


We don't have any plans to import more refugees from Nauru to Cambodia Interior Ministry spokesman Khieu Sopheak told the Cambodia Daily... READ MORE

30th August, 2015 744

AUSTRALIA PLANS LIFETIME BAN FOR REFUGEES ARRIVING BY BOAT


Prominent Australian barrister and adviser to WikiLeaks, Greg Barns, suggested that the law proposed by Turnbull won't fly in the High Court... READ MORE

30th October, 2016 707

'DEFINITELY NOT SAFE': TAMIL ASYLUM SEEKERS STILL RISK TORTURE ON RETURN TO SRI LANKA


In 2009, the Sri Lankan army declared victory over the Tamil separatist. The UN has accused both sides of gross human rights violations... READ MORE

15th February, 2017 694

TRUMP TRADES WORDS WITH FRIENDS AND FOES ON SOCIAL MEDIA


However, the tweet follows Mr Trump's established behaviour on social media since he was elected... READ MORE

2nd February, 2017 671

'I THINK I WILL DIE HERE'


In another alleged assault, Jazmin said a contingent of Nauruan police entered the regional processing centre and attacked her as horrified refugees looked on... READ MORE

14th August, 2016 643

WILL AUSTRALIAN COMPASSION FOR REFUGEES IN EUROPE STRETCH TO THOSE COMING HERE?


The politicians from all parties calling for Australia to do more mean it too... READ MORE

8th September, 2015 553

AUSTRALIA AND US REACH DEAL TO RESETTLE ASYLUM SEEKERS ON NAURU AND MANUS ISLAND


Australia and the US have reached a resettlement deal for asylum seekers held in offshore detention centres in Papua New Guinea and Nauru... READ MORE

13th November, 2016 534


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