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The youngest son of Indonesia's former president Suharto has declared that he is seeking to contest next year's election as a candidate for Papua province.
A mob of villagers has killed nearly 300 crocodiles at a sanctuary for the animals in the Indonesian province of West Papua.
Young West Papuans are tired of ongoing political conflict; New Zealand's international aid and development efforts under scrutiny; Vanuatu's newly established women's political party, Leleon Vanua… Audio
A West Papuan from Nduga regency says young people are tired of repeated violence triggered by politics in Indonesia's Papua region. Audio
Indonesian security forces in Papua province have engaged in more gunfire exchanges with an armed wing of the Free West Papua Movement.
Police in Indonesia say they raided a student dormitory in the East Java capital of Surabaya on Saturday because Papuan students were allegedly planning to screen the film Bloody Biak.
Indonesia has criticised the office of the UN High Commissioner of Human Rights over plans for a visit to the Papua region.
The Australian government has returned four decorated skulls to Indonesia, including skulls of the Asmat people who live in Indonesia's easternmost Papua region.
Indonesia's President Joko Widodo is today expected to visit Papua region, widely known as West Papua.
Indonesian police have denied claims that they arrested a group of people in Papua province for a public action to collect funds for victims of Papua New Guinea's recent earthquake.
Indonesia says it is not in the Melanesian Spearhead Group to undermine a push for self-determination in its Papua region.
West Papuans have held an event in Indonesia's Papua province to express condolence towards earthquake victims in Papua New Guinea.
A human rights activist has expressed frustration at omissions from reports by New Zealand diplomats about their visits to Indonesia's Papua region. Audio
Two new studies of ancient-DNA research have produced differing interpretations of the way that canoe voyagers settled the Pacific.
Health workers and provincial officials dealing with a deadly measles outbreak in Papua fear they could just be scratching the surface. Audio
A senior Indonesian health official says a vaccination campaign in Asmat will move to other Papuan districts in coming months after a deadly outbreak of measles. Audio
A measles outbreak in Indonesia's Papua province may have killed about 100 people.
Dozens of pre-school children in a region of Indonesia's Papua province have died from malnutrition and measles in the past few months.
There's been another shooting incident on the road to the Freeport mine in remote Tembagapura region of Indonesia's Papua province.
Amnesty International has urged Indonesia to investigate allegations of torture leading to the death of a man in Papua province's Merauke district.