Student at PNG Uni of Technology killed by men with knives

A STUDENT at the Papua New Guinea University of Technology has been killed by a group of men armed with knives.

The attack happened about 10pm on Saturday and the men later set fire to several buildings on campus, including the student council president's office, the university said in a statement.

Security forces brought the situation under control early yesterday when tear gas was fired into the crowd.

Students at the university have been boycotting classes as part of nationwide protests demanding the resignation of PM Peter O'Neill over corruption allegations.


Motorbike crash: Injured teen taken to hospital

Premium Content Motorbike crash: Injured teen taken to hospital

A teen was taken to hospital after being injured in a crash south of Chinchilla.

REVEALED: Western Downs 2021 Young Citizen of the Year

Premium Content REVEALED: Western Downs 2021 Young Citizen of the Year

Keeping those most vulnerable connected during the pandemic, this young Jandowae...

REVEALED: Western Downs 2021 Citizen of the Year announced

Premium Content REVEALED: Western Downs 2021 Citizen of the Year announced

The incredible and unwavering Marilyn Bidstrup has been named Regional Citizen of...