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The United States has declared Venezuela a national security threat and ordered sanctions against seven officials from the oil-rich country in the worst bilateral diplomatic ...
58 foreigners have been arrested on suspicion of inciting anti-government protests and violence that have rocked the Venezuela for the last three months.
A National Guard captain has died after being shot in the head during a demonstration in Venezuela.
Thousands of Venezuelans took to the streets armed with cooking pots in the latest public rally against the government of President Nicolas Maduro.
A student and a young supermarket worker were the latest fatalities from Venezuela's political unrest as the death toll from 10 days of violence rose ...
Venezuelan security forces and demonstrators faced off in streets blocked by burning barricades in several provincial cities as protests escalated against the government.
Tens of thousands of protesters against Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro's government have blocked Caracas streets after the arrest of opposition leader Leopoldo Lopez.
An area of Venezuela with 20,000 flashes of lightning per hour has won the Guinness record for the place with the most lightning.
Smurfit Kappa has confirmed that officials from the Venezuelan government have announced a temporary intervention at its subsidiary there.
Venezuela is to expel three US diplomats, accusing them of meeting with opposition leaders and encouraging "acts of sabotage".
A blackout hit much of Venezuela yesterday, including the capital Caracas.
Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro has offered asylum to former US intelligence contractor Edward Snowden.
17 people have been killed by an outbreak of swineflu in Venezuela and another 250 people are infected.
Members of Venezuela's National Assembly say post-election tensions set off a brawl between politicians that left one opposition assembly member badly bruised and bleeding.
Venezuelan President-elect Nicolas Maduro has accused the opposition of planning a coup against him after seven government supporters were killed in clashes over his disputed ...
Former bus driver Nicolas Maduro has won a narrow victory in Venezuela's presidential election, but the opposition has demanded a recount of all the votes.
Venezuelans will decide today on whether to honour Hugo Chavez's dying wish for a long-time loyalist to continue his hardline socialism or hand power to ...
The late Hugo Chavez's self-declared socialist revolution in Venezuela will be put to the test at a presidential election on Sunday.
Venezuela is to set up a formal inquiry into suspicions that the late President Hugo Chavez's cancer was the result of poisoning by his enemies ...
A presidential election to appoint a successor to Hugo Chavez is to be held in Venezuela on 14 April.
The Venezuelan election commission has said the presidential election will be held on 14 April.
Around 30 heads of state attended the funeral of Hugo Chavez in a last goodbye to the charismatic but divisive Venezuelan leader who changed the ...
Saluting, clenching fists and making the Roman Catholic sign of the cross over Hugo Chavez's casket, Venezuelans have gathered in Caracas to see their deceased ...
The price of oil fell below $90 a barrel after the US government said that crude supplies are now 10% higher than a year ago.