Native Papuan celebration turns violent, one dead (9 Aug 2008)
The World Indigenous Day celebration in Papua province turned into a riot on Saturday after several members of local separatist group hoisted the Bintang Kejora (Morning Star) flag.

TNI Chief, Minister Split Over Papua (9 Aug 2008)
Defense Minister Juwono Sudarsono and TNI chief Gen. Djoko Santoso were divided Friday in their responses to a request from U.S. Congress members asking Indonesia to release two convicted Papuan separatists.

Papuans Stage Major Rally against Special Autonomy (5 Aug 2008)
Some 3,000 Papuans from the Indonesian Christian Communication Forum hold a peaceful demonstration in Jayapura, Papua, on Monday. They protested the lack of progress in implementing the special autonomy law on Papua.

Government response to cholera outbreak in Papua (4 Aug 2008)
A cholera outbreak �first registered in April 2008 in Dogiyai District�has claimed 173 lives over the last four months, and may soon affect indigenous Papuans living in the neighboring regency of Paniai.

The Papuan Choir Whaku Bhim won Gold and Silver Medals in the 2008 World Choir Olympics in Graz, Austria. The Choir from the Eastern most Province of Indonesia consists of the best singers from universities and churches from Jayapura and its surrounding. In this performance, Papua will be brought to you through its unique music, custom, songs and dances.