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Temporary blackout hits Venezuela
An outage at a power station led to blackouts for several hours across much of the country, including Caracas.
Last updated: 28 Jun 2014 05:15 GMT
Venezuela death toll rises amid new protests
Two more deaths linked to demonstrations, according to government, taking total during weeks of protests to 39.
Last updated: 30 Mar 2014 00:12 GMT
Pots and pans protests vent anger at Maduro
More than 5,000 people blew horns and whistles and carried banners in Caracas to protest against socialist president.
Last updated: 09 Mar 2014 03:56 GMT
Maduro survives Venezuela electoral test
Ruling Socialists win majority of votes in local polls but opposition captures control of five most populous cities.
Last updated: 09 Dec 2013 10:45 GMT
Clinics attacked in Venezuela vote violence
Patients react angrily as opposition is blamed for attacking Cuban doctors, journalists and supermarkets.
Last updated: 17 Apr 2013 10:28 GMT
Costa Rican diplomat kidnapped in Venezuela
Trade attache at embassy in Caracas becomes latest victim of abductions for ransom plaguing the South American country.
Last updated: 10 Apr 2012 07:29 GMT
Chavez heads to Cuba for new surgery
Venezuelan president to leave on Friday as he prepares to undergo operation to remove a lesion found in his pelvic area.
Last updated: 24 Feb 2012 10:23 GMT
Why Latin America calls on philosophers
Recently concluded Forum of Philosophy reflects social progress of Latin America, writes the author.
Last updated: 09 Jan 2012 07:39 GMT
Venezuelan troops storm jail after riots
Gunbattles between inmates have killed at least 22 in El Rodeo prison riots, east of the capital, Caracas.
Last updated: 18 Jun 2011 00:18 GMT
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