- Los Angeles TimesMay 24 08:07 AM
Along Hugo Chavez Boulevard in what might pass for downtown Managua, there stands a curious mini-forest of gigantic fake trees. They are saffron in color, each a mass of abstract curlicues, and at night they glow.
- AFP via Yahoo! NewsMay 04 01:15 PM
The Cuban spies whose release by the United States helped pave the way for its thaw with Cuba traveled to Venezuela Monday to pay tribute to late leftist firebrand Hugo Chavez. The visit by the so-called "Cuban Five" intelligence agents comes as Venezuela, whose own relations with Washington have sunk to new lows in recent months, nervously eyes its ally Cuba's rapprochement with the US.
- Fox NewsMay 21 01:32 PM
National Assembly President Diosdado Cabello in a Jan. 5, 2013 file photo. ap Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro and Cabello in Caracas on March 15, 2015.
- DawnMay 25 07:01 PM
ANTI-GOVERNMENT demontstrators clash with riot police in Caracas, Venezuela, early this year.
- AFP via Yahoo! NewsApr 30 06:20 PM
Juan Carlos Monedero, 52, the party's number three and a former adviser to late Venezuelan president Hugo Chavez, said he was quitting over ideological differences. "I have tendered my resignation from the leadership to my friend Pablo," he wrote on his Twitter feed, referring to pony-tailed Podemos leader Pablo Iglesias. "The political brain of Podemos has left," Ramon Lobo, author of a recent...
- National PostMay 04 12:16 PM
'It's a lot of union reps, and a lot of students. And I'm sure a lot of these people had no idea they were signing up potentially to be MLAs'
- Seattle TimesMay 06 05:55 AM
CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — Two Venezuelans who emigrated to escape the country’s economic woes are drawing laughs with a mobile game mocking President Nicolas Maduro for his decision to give a new home to a woman who threw a mango at him seeking attention for her plea to get housing. The goal of “Maduro Mango […]
- Reuters via Yahoo! NewsMay 08 10:11 AM
By Alexandra Ulmer CARACAS (Reuters) - A dissenting faction of Venezuela's Socialist Party is seeking to put forward its own candidates in this year's parliamentary election, deepening a rift with President Nicolas Maduro's unpopular administration. Marea Socialista, or "Socialist Tide", a small group of leftist intellectuals, has accuses Maduro's government of spawning corruption and ...
- The Economic TimesApr 29 12:50 AM
Nicolas Maduro, who is heir to the late leftist firebrand Hugo Chavez said he wanted to "win the economic war along the path of socialism".
- Associated Press via Yahoo! NewsMay 25 11:39 AM
CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — It's still possible to buy a gleaming Ford truck in Venezuela, rent a chic apartment in Caracas, and snag an American Airlines flight to Miami. Just not in the country's official currency.