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Papua New Guinea goes to the polls
About 3,500 candidates are vying for 109 seats in an election that comes after months of political uncertainty.
Last updated: 23 Jun 2012 17:34 GMT
Papua New Guinea elections delayed
Political power struggle between rival prime ministers set to rumble on as parliament votes for six-month postponement.
Last updated: 05 Apr 2012 10:41 GMT
Political impasse in Papua New Guinea
Two men claim to be prime minister in this Pacific island nation, as Australia becomes more involved in the dispute.
Edward P Wolfers
Last updated: 27 Mar 2012 15:12 GMT
Papua New Guinea: Political impasse threatens stability
Failure to resolve the current situation in Papua New Guinea could lead to the imposition of sanctions from outside.
Edward P Wolfers
Last updated: 02 Feb 2012 11:07 GMT
Mutinous PNG troops demand full pardon
Faction loyal to former PM releases commander of military amid continued volatility in the South Pacific nation.
Last updated: 27 Jan 2012 12:08 GMT
Papua New Guinea PM says mutiny 'over'
Incumbent says mutiny leader has "been dealt with", after soldiers loyal to former PM had seized army headquarters.
Last updated: 26 Jan 2012 11:40 GMT
Troop mutiny sparks Papua New Guinea crisis
Government orders soldiers who seized army HQ and replaced the defence chief to surrender or "face the consequences".
Last updated: 26 Jan 2012 09:52 GMT
Papua New Guinea army chief seized in mutiny
Mutineers given ultimatum after troops put chief commander under house arrest and replace him with their own leader.
Last updated: 26 Jan 2012 05:38 GMT
New twist in Papua New Guinea power struggle
Governor-general reverses former prime minister's reinstatement and backs rival in bid to end months-long deadlock.
Last updated: 20 Dec 2011 05:58 GMT
Papua New Guinea's PM deadlock continues
Two men claim to be the legitimate prime minister of the country with no sign to resolve the political dispute.
Last updated: 17 Dec 2011 23:53 GMT
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