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    Tear gas explosion at Caracas club kills 17 people

    Reuters | Updated at 11:31am on June 17, 2018

    At least seventeen people died at a Caracas club early on Saturday morning when a person activated a tear gas grenade inside, Venezuela's interior minister...

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    Why Venezuela and Syria cannot fall

    Andre Vltchek | Updated at 12:05am on June 11, 2018

    DESPITE tremendous hardship which the Venezuelan people are having to face, despite the sanctions and intimidation from abroad, president Nicolás Maduro has won a second...

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    Clash with military in Venezuela mining town leaves 18 dead

    Agence France-Presse | Updated at 12:08pm on February 12, 2018

    A military raid against suspected criminals in a troubled mining area in southeastern Venezuela has left 18 people dead, human rights organisations and...

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    Venezuela opposition banned from running in 2018 election

    BBC | Updated at 09:25am on December 11, 2017

    Venezuela's president, Nicolas Maduro, says the country's main opposition parties are banned from taking part in next year's presidential election...

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    Ousted Caracas mayor flees house arrest, heads to Madrid

    Agence France-Presse | Updated at 10:20am on November 18, 2017

    Fugitive Caracas mayor Antonio Ledezma, a key opponent of president Nicolas Maduro, travelled to Madrid on Friday after escaping house arrest in the Venezuelan capital...

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    Scrappy Venezuela newspaper drops print edition 

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 07:13pm on November 03, 2017

    A scrappy, independent newspaper in Venezuela that never shied from fights with the country's powerful socialist leaders circulated its last print edition Thursday, but its...

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    Maduro claims landslide win in disputed Venezuela elections

    Agence France-Presse | Updated at 10:50am on October 16, 2017

    President Nicolas Maduro claimed a landslide victory Sunday in closely watched regional elections in Venezuela on Sunday, based on official results that the opposition immediately...

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    Venezuela rivals make progress on crisis negotiations

    Agence France-Presse | Updated at 10:50am on September 15, 2017

    Venezuelan government and opposition delegates agreed Thursday to a ‘friendly countries’ commission tasked with assisting crisis...

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    Maduro accepts talks offer with Venezuela opposition

    Agence France-Presse | Updated at 11:24am on September 13, 2017

    Venezuelan president Nicolas Maduro said Tuesday his government was prepared to meet the opposition for talks, offering a glimpse...

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    Argentina held by Venezuela at home

    Reuters | Updated at 09:05am on September 06, 2017

    Argentina came from behind to draw 1-1 with Venezuela on Tuesday but their inability to take what should have been an easy three points means...