Papua New Guinea


Papua New Guinea plans to find out how Facebook is being used — by completely blocking it

“This will allow genuine people with real identities to use the social network responsibly.”


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US sanctions North Korea over Kim's half brother's assassination, Stormy Daniels sues Trump, DOJ goes after California over sanctuary policies, and more.


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Hope Hicks set to testify in Congress, aid workers said to exploit Syrian women for sex for years, earthquake in Papua New Guinea kills at least 14, and more.


Australia says it will close one of its most notorious refugee detention centers

But it's unclear when that will take place and where the more than 850 asylum seekers currently held there will go


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The State Department announced it will release all of Clinton's emails, Australia will close its offshore Manus Island detention center, Lady Gaga will star in Bradley Cooper's 'A Star Is Born' remake, and more.


A Travel Photographer Shares Lessons from Tribes Around the World

Jimmy Nelson talks three decades of humbling, embarrassing, and informing stories from traveling around the world.


Photos of a Girl's First Period Celebration in Papua New Guinea

In Bougainville, an autonomous island region in Papua New Guinea, land is passed down from mother to daughter, and a girl's introduction into womanhood is often met with a feast.


Women accuse the world's biggest gold mining company of ignoring rape complaints

But Barrick Gold, the Canadian mining giant that co-owns the mine in Papua New Guinea, insists all the allegations are being taken "very seriously."


The Best ‘Idol’ Contestant You've Never Heard Of: How Ngaiire Escaped the Reality TV Machine

Named after the childhood cancer she overcame, Ngaiire's new album 'Blastoma' signals a shift to a more electronic brand of neo-soul.