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Ambai, who fled to a women’s shelter after her husband hit her with a tire iron and put a gun to her neck, in Goroka, Papua New Guinea. Photograph: Ben C Solomon/The New York Times

Claiming that the rice she had cooked for dinner was too hot, Ambai’s husband suddenly punched her in the temple and dragged her out of the house by h(...)

Heavily-armed Papua New Guinea police form a roadblock preventing students from leaving the University of Papua New Guinea in Port Moresby on Tuesday. Photograph: PNGFM News/Reuters

Dozens of people were wounded in Papua New Guinea on Wednesday after police opened fire on a student demonstration in the capital and riots erupted a(...)