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    Russian military planes deliver troops, cargo to Venezuela

    Agence France-Presse . Caracas | Updated at 01:29pm on March 25, 2019

    Two Russian military planes delivered troops and equipment to Venezuela over the weekend, Russian state news agency Sputnik reported Sunday. ‘Two Russian planes arrived in...

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    Maduro accuses US of financing mercenary ‘plot’ against him

    Agence-France-Presse . Venezuela | Updated at 12:00am on March 25, 2019

    President Nicolas Maduro on Saturday accused the United States of using frozen Venezuelan funds to bankroll mercenaries to assassinate him in a ‘plot’ he said...

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    Guaido says Maduro is in his final phase

    Reuters . Lecheria, Venezuela | Updated at 12:00am on March 24, 2019

    Venezuelan president Nicolas Maduro’s administration has reached its final stage and there will soon be a change in government, opposition leader Juan Guaido said, adding...

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    Messi injured on return as Argentina lose to Venezuela

    Reuters. Madrid | Updated at 09:41am on March 23, 2019

    Lionel Messi returned to Argentina duty for the first time since the World Cup on Friday but it was a disappointing outing for the forward...

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    Vigil for independence: Viva Venezuela

    Anis Chowdhury | Updated at 12:00am on March 17, 2019

    VENEZUELA is on the brink of a US ‘takeover’. The dominant narrative, through western press, is of dismal failures of a ‘corrupt authoritarian regime.’ Thus,...

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    Venezuela accuses US of terrorist attack on oil facility

    Agence France-Presse . Caracas | Updated at 12:00am on March 16, 2019

    Venezuelans resumed work Thursday after a weeklong hiatus forced by an unprecedented nationwide blackout, but president Nicolas Maduro’s government faced fresh problems including a ‘terrorist...

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    Venezuela calls public sector back to work

    Agence France-Presse . Caracas | Updated at 12:00am on March 15, 2019

    Venezuela’s public employees were called to return to work Thursday after the government ended a nearly week-long hiatus caused by an unprecedented nationwide blackout that...

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    Give diplomacy a chance in Venezuela

    Jesse Jackson | Updated at 12:00am on March 15, 2019

    THE United States is pushing for an overthrow of the government of Venezuela. The Trump administration has denounced Nicolas Maduro as a ‘dictator’, dismissing the...

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    Venezuela’s Guaido calls for new rally as lawmakers declare ‘alarm’

    Agence France-Presse . Caracas | Updated at 12:34pm on March 12, 2019

    Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaido on Monday called for a new mass demonstration as a devastating blackout that has left millions without power entered its...

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    US blames Russia, Cuba for Venezuela crisis

    Agence France-Presse . Washington/ Caracas | Updated at 10:54am on March 12, 2019

    Top US diplomat Mike Pompeo took aim at Cuba and Russia on Monday for their support of Venezuelan president Nicolas Maduro, who Washington wants to...