Samoa’s police are defending themselves after locking up a three-year-old boy.
New Zealand aid money to Nauru has been caught up in a financial spat after an Australian court froze the island nation's accounts.
The sonar search for the missing Malaysia Airlines flight is about to resume, south of the previous search zone.
Fiji's former military ruler has been sworn in as prime minister after winning 60 per cent of the election vote.
New Zealand soldiers on a secret jungle training mission in Papua New Guinea have played a key role in rescuing survivors from a fatal plane crash on Saturday.
Fiji’s first democratically elected prime minister in eight years formally claimed victory today.
The president of Kiribati says visiting the melting Arctic has helped him appreciate the threat his islands face.
Coup leader Frank Bainimarama is on verge of sweeping a historic vote to become Fiji's first elected leader in eight years, as international observers give the ballot stamp of approval
Voreqe Bainimarama's Fiji First party on way to victory in landmark democratic election.
Family members of a mentally ill Auckland man who died in jail in Samoa are suing the government there for NZ$15.5m.
Voreqe Bainimarama says destructive forces re-emerging in Fiji as video of captured Fiji soldiers released.
Fiji military officials have suddenly backtracked after saying captured soldiers were about to be freed from captivity in rebel-held Syria.
The 49 people living on remote island are all in favour of creating world’s largest fully protected marine reserve.
Two males and three females, all believed to be Australian, have been airlifted to Suva after the accident.
Indonesian authorities are seeking the maximum five-year jail sentence for a pair of French journalists arrested last month for working on tourist visas.
Fiji police are investigating former coup leader Sitiveni Rabuka's warning of retaliation against Muslims.
For the first time in eight and a half years, Fijians are voting in a democracy-restoring general election.
Hundreds show up to light candles and pray for 45 Fijian UN peacekeepers who have been seised by Islamists in Syria.
An al-Qaeda linked Syrian rebel group has this morning tweeted a picture of at least 38 of the 44 Fiji soldiers they are holding prisoner
A volcano which has erupted in Papua New Guinea has been spewing fragments from its crater and rumbling loudly, but its activity appeared to be subsiding.
Ash from major eruption in Papua New Guinea affects some flights to and from Australia.
A graphic video in which castaway fishermen are murdered on the high seas is yielding information on the killers.
More than 50 refugees resettled from Australian care on Nauru say they are contemplating mass suicide.