Venezuela opposition figure charged in ‘plot’ to kill presidentVenezuelan prosecutors charged a prominent opposition leader with conspiracy Wednesday in relation to an alleged plot to assassinate leftist President Nicolas Maduro.
Thirteen Venezuelan inmates die of 'drug poisoning'At least 13 Venezuelan inmates died this week after allegedly ingesting a cocktail of prescription drugs and grain alcohol, with a rights group putting the death toll higher and…
IN THE WORLD PAPERS
Salmond's 'emotional eve-of poll plea to Scots to seize their historic opportunity'INTERNATIONAL PAPERS - Weds. 17.09.14: All eyes turn to Scotland today. With just 24 hours before the hotly anticipated independence referendum, the gloves are coming off. Also,…
Fears of default as Venezuelan economy worsensPresident Nicolas Maduro is reassuring foreign creditors that Venezuela’s government will make good on a $4.5 billion foreign debt payment due next month.
Visa pour L'image: Unseen VenezuelaAn urban legend and a criminal underworld: photojournalists Sebastián Liste and Jorge Silva both shine a light on the shadier corners of Venezuelan society.
VENEZUELA - TV
Venezuela blasts US TV show’s Maduro nerve gas plotVenezuela’s national television commission has opened an investigation into the US television series ‘Legends’, after the show portrayed an arms trafficker admitting to selling…
Using the web to further the cause: ISIS vs USAIn this edition: the mother of an American hostage issues a desperate plea to ISIS; Venezuela set to introduce mandatory fingerprinting in supermarkets; and the faces people make…
INSIDE THE AMERICAS
USA: Police shooting sparks angry protestsThis week, protests in Missouri turn violent as anger over the killing of 18-year-old Michael Brown runs high. He was shot by the police. Next, Venezuela closes crossings with…
INSIDE THE AMERICAS
Diplomatic strain for John KerryAs John Kerry continues his globetrotting, landing this week in India, we focus on the biggest challenge of his term as Secretary of State so far: the Israeli-Palestinian…
Venezuela: Hugo Chavez’s ‘little bird’ strikes againVenezuelan President Nicolas Maduro continues to “communicate” with his late predecessor via the animal kingdom.
More than 10 years later, stolen Matisse returns homeA painting by French master Henri Matisse stolen more than a decade ago from a museum in Caracas, Venezuela finally arrived home on Monday.
PANAMA - VENEZUELA
Venezuela restores ties with Panama as new president sworn inVenezuelan President Nicolas Maduro said on Tuesday that his government is restoring full diplomatic relations with Panama following the inauguration of the central American…