September 28, 2019 | 09:16
The UN Human Rights Council on Friday (Sep 27) voted to send a team of investigators to probe alleged violations, including extrajudicial executions and torture, in crisis-wracked Venezuela.
July 27, 2019 | 10:14
Newly-promoted Granada have signed midfielder Yangel Herrera on loan from Manchester City for a season, the Spanish club said Friday.
June 29, 2019 | 10:31
Argentina set up a mouth-watering Copa America semi-final against hosts Brazil as goals from Lautaro Martinez and Giovani Lo Celso secured a 2-0 quarter-final victory over Venezuela on Friday (Jun 28).
June 03, 2019 | 12:16
Canada announced on Sunday (Jun 2) that it was temporarily shutting its embassy in Venezuela, blaming President Nicolas Maduro for refusing to accredit diplomats critical of his regime.
May 04, 2019 | 11:01
Russia emerged as a crucial power broker in the crisis in far-away Venezuela this week when Washington accused Moscow of convincing President Nicolas Maduro not to flee to Cuba.
April 28, 2019 | 19:51
The US oil embargo on Venezuela that comes into effect on Sunday will deepen the South American country's economic crisis without necessarily forcing President Nicolas Maduro from power and force Caracas to turn to China and Russia for salvation.
March 28, 2019 | 11:55
US President Donald Trump demanded on Wednesday (Mar 27) that Russia remove troops from Venezuela and said again that he was not ruling out military action to topple far-left President Nicolas Maduro.
March 18, 2019 | 11:28
PVEP received nearly VND52 billion ($2.26 million) in under-the-table interest paid by OceanBank during 2011-2014.
February 19, 2019 | 08:54
MIAMI: US President Donald Trump urged Venezuela's military on Monday (Feb 18) to accept opposition leader Juan Guaido's amnesty offer, or stand to "lose everything," as a crisis deepened over President Nicolas Maduro's refusal to let in desperately needed humanitarian aid.
February 14, 2019 | 12:17
Desperate doctors and nurses are protesting at Venezuela's border with Colombia, demanding that President Nicolas Maduro allows in humanitarian aid that remains tantalisingly out of reach.
February 11, 2019 | 12:22
The warning comes as international aid has taken centre stage in a test of wills between Guaido and President Nicolas Maduro in which the military is seen as the pivotal player.
January 26, 2019 | 09:05
Venezuela's opposition leader stepped up his campaign to oust President Nicolas Maduro on Friday (Jan 25), calling for a "major demonstration" and rejecting an offer of talks with the socialist leader.
November 25, 2018 | 11:30
President-elect Jair Bolsonaro said Saturday (Nov 24) his government would not send back the tens of thousands of Venezuelans who have sought refuge in Brazil from the economic breakdown in their leftist-ruled homeland.
September 19, 2018 | 15:47
Venezuela is to increase its oil exports to China to one million barrels a day, President Nicolas Maduro said on Tuesday (Sep 18), just days after visiting the Asian powerhouse.
August 17, 2018 | 14:46
Venezuelans are concerned over the safety of a "twin" viaduct of the collapsed Morandi bridge in Genoa, Italy, after a fire on the concrete structure caused a major blackout.