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Amid economic hard times, Venezuelans turn to city farming

Aug 04 2016

CARACAS Facing a national food crisis, Venezuela's pumpkin-growing socialist president is exhorting compatriots to grow fruit and vegetables on balconies and roofs and in barracks across the country. | Video

OAS head moves to suspend Venezuela from regional group

May 31 2016

CARACAS The head of the Organization of American States (OAS) has called an urgent meeting to discuss whether Venezuela is violating basic democratic principles, paving the way for a vote that could suspend it from the regional diplomatic body. | Video

Venezuela opposition leader urges fast action to oust president

Jan 29 2016

CARACAS Venezuela's opposition must define within weeks its strategy for ending Nicolas Maduro's presidency given the OPEC nation's "monstrous" economic crisis, opposition leader Henrique Capriles believes.

Venezuela's outgoing Congress names 13 Supreme Court justices

Dec 23 2015

CARACAS Venezuela's Congress on Wednesday named 13 justices to the Supreme Court in a manoeuvre critics slammed as a last-minute court-packing scheme by the Socialist Party in the final days before it loses control of the legislature in January.

Venezuela's outgoing Congress names 13 Supreme Court justices

Dec 23 2015

CARACAS Venezuela's Congress on Wednesday named 13 justices to the Supreme Court in a manoeuvre critics slammed as a last-minute court-packing scheme by the Socialist Party in the final days before it loses control of the legislature in January.

Venezuela's outgoing Congress names 13 Supreme Court justices

Dec 23 2015

CARACAS Venezuela's Congress on Wednesday named 13 justices to the Supreme Court in a manoeuvre critics slammed as a last-minute court-packing scheme by the Socialist Party in the final days before it loses control of the legislature in January.

Venezuela's outgoing Congress names 13 Supreme Court justices

Dec 23 2015

CARACAS Venezuela's Congress on Wednesday named 13 justices to the Supreme Court in a maneuver critics slammed as a last-minute court-packing scheme by the Socialist Party in the final days before it loses control of the legislature in January.

Venezuela election board raps small party for 'confusing' voters

Nov 19 2015

CARACAS Venezuela's election board on Thursday banned advertisements by a small political party whose slogans mimic the main opposition coalition in what critics say is part of a campaign by the government to tilt next month's parliamentary election.

Venezuela election board raps small party for 'confusing' voters

Nov 19 2015

CARACAS Venezuela's election board on Thursday banned advertisements by a small political party whose slogans mimic the main opposition coalition in what critics say is part of a campaign by the government to tilt next month's parliamentary election.

Pope celebrates Mass in east Cuba on anniversary of his calling

Sep 21 2015

SANTIAGO DE CUBA, Cuba On a special personal anniversary, Pope Francis celebrated Mass in east Cuba on Monday on the last full day of a trip where he has been praised for aiding rapprochement between the communist government and the United States. | Video

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