Recent News Headlines : President Nicolas Maduro

TRUMP TIGHTENS VENEZUELA'S ACCESS TO U.S. FINANCIAL SYSTEM


Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro speaks at a news conference in Caracas on Tuesday... READ MORE

26th August, 2017 931

I HAVE PROOF OF MADURO CORRUPTION


Venezuela's dismissed chief prosecutor says she has proof of corruption within the top leadership, including evidence against President Nicolas Maduro... READ MORE

24th August, 2017 616

PRESIDENT MADURO STRIPS VENEZUELA'S PARLIAMENT OF POWER


Legislative powers taken from opposition-led parliament, as country's fugitive attorney general alleges Maduro corruption links... READ MORE

20th August, 2017 2969

TRUMP'S TALK OF MILITARY INTERVENTION IN VENEZUELA UNNERVES LATIN AMERICANS


President Donald Trump's talk of a military option in Venezuela risks alienating Latin American nations that overcame their reluctance to work with the R... READ MORE

13th August, 2017 3

TRUMP'S VENEZUELA COMMENTS POSE CHALLENGES FOR PENCE


The president's comments will also complicate the calculus of Latin American leaders, many of whom had been speaking out against Maduro's actions... READ MORE

13th August, 2017 1

VENEZUELA'S PRESIDENT VOWS 'MAXIMUM PENALTY' FOR ARMY BASE ATTACK


Juan Caguaripano said the men were members of the military who oppose Maduro's socialist government and called on military units to declare themselves in open rebellion... READ MORE

7th August, 2017 311

MILITARY BASE IN VENEZUELA ATTACKED BY MEN 'LAUNCHING A COUP'


Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro is resisting opposition efforts to hold a vote on removing him from office... READ MORE

6th August, 2017 1580

MILITARY BASE ATTACKED IN VENEZUELA AS VIDEO CALLS FOR REBELLION


He added that military maintained its unconditional support of Mr. Maduro... READ MORE

6th August, 2017 1221

VENEZUELAN TROOPS QUELL MILITARY UPRISING


One witness in the area of a military base in the town of Naguanagua reported hearing gunshots before dawn, but Cabello said the situation had been brought under control... READ MORE

6th August, 2017 339

VENEZUELA USHERS IN NEW PRO-GOVERNMENT CHAMBER AS OPPOSITION STRUGGLES TO REGROUP


Even if they were, some said they would never sit in the same building as the new Constituent Assembly... READ MORE

4th August, 2017 173

ANALYSIS | THE VATICAN CALLS ON VENEZUELA TO SUSPEND ITS CONSTITUENT ASSEMBLY


Tomas Bravo Reuters For months, the Catholic Church has been taking on the Venezuelan government, chiding President Nicolas Maduro for his inability to protect his people... READ MORE

4th August, 2017 86

VENEZUELA OPENS DISPUTED NEW CONSTITUENT ASSEMBLY


The Venezuelan government has opened a controversial new constituent assembly, defying anger at home and strong criticism abroad... READ MORE

4th August, 2017 255

5 REASONS WHY WE SHOULD CARE ABOUT THE CRISIS IN VENEZUELA


The late Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez infamously bashed former President George W. Bush at the United Nations in 2006... READ MORE

4th August, 2017 20219

VENEZUELA VOTE-TAMPERING ALLEGED AS NEW CONSTITUENT ASSEMBLY DONS RED, PLEDGES ALLEGIANCE TO MADURO


Even before Smartmatic's allegations, there were growing doubts over the veracity of the National Electoral Council's official turnount count of 8 million... READ MORE

3rd August, 2017 0

US WARNS VENEZUELA OVER JAILING OF OPPOSITION LEADERS


The United States has issued a new warning to Venezuela after imposing sanctions on President Nicolas Maduro, saying it holds him personally responsible for the... READ MORE

2nd August, 2017 119

VENEZUELA'S PRESIDENT SAYS NEW ASSEMBLY TO CONVENE SOON


The French, British, Spanish and Mexican ambassadors to Venezuela visited the opposition-controlled National Assembly to meet with legislators as a show of support Tuesday... READ MORE

2nd August, 2017 31

OPPOSITION LEADERS LOPEZ AND LEDEZMA SENT TO JAIL


The opposition has accused Maduro of corruption and economic mismanagement for Venezuela's woes... READ MORE

2nd August, 2017 759

TOP VENEZUELAN OPPOSITION LEADERS TAKEN INTO CUSTODY AMID FEARS OF WIDER CRACKDOWNS


Placards depicting Venezuelan opposition leader Leopoldo Lopez during a rally against President Nicolas Maduro's government in Caracas on July 9... READ MORE

2nd August, 2017 1615

LEOPOLDO LOPEZ AND ANTONIO LEDEZMA, VENEZUELAN OPPOSITION LEADERS, TAKEN FROM HOMES


Post to Facebook Venezuelan opposition leaders taken from their homes by state security agents President Nicolas Maduro has tightened his grip on the South American nation... READ MORE

1st August, 2017 2178

VOTERS SNUB MADURO ASSEMBLY AS VENEZUELA PROTESTS TURN DEADLY


The opposition's bid last year to hold a recall referendum against Maduro was nixed, regional elections have been postponed and the president has repeatedly ignored Congress... READ MORE

31st July, 2017 0

VENEZUELA PRESIDENT NICOLA?S MADUROVOTING UNDERWAY IN VENEZUELA AFTER MONTHS OF BLOODSHED


Voting underway in Venezuela after months of bloodshed... READ MORE

30th July, 2017 2846

FEW VENEZUELANS HEED OPPOSITION'S CALL TO JOIN MASS PROTEST AGAINST PLAN TO REWRITE CONSTITUTION


Few demonstrators heeded opposition calls for a mass protest Friday in Venezuela's capital against President Nicolas Maduro's divisive push to rewrite the... READ MORE

30th July, 2017 1

VENEZUELAN CAPITAL MOSTLY CALM BUT RESIDENTS UNEASY AHEAD OF UNPOPULAR VOTE


In the opposition strongholds of relatively wealthy eastern Caracas, skinny teenagers manned barricades of tree branches, garbage and barbed wire torn from nearby buildings... READ MORE

30th July, 2017 207

FEAR SPREADS IN VENEZUELA AHEAD OF PLANNED PROTEST OF CONTROVERSIAL ELECTION


I'm going to stay home all weekend because I feel there will be violence, a Caracas resident said... READ MORE

28th July, 2017 288

WHEN A SIMPLE CUT CAN MEAN DEATH


'Not untouchable' The then-president proposed drafting a new constitution in 1999... READ MORE

28th July, 2017 321

VENEZUELA CRISIS: WHY SUNDAY'S VOTE MATTERS


Doctors rallied in Venezuela in the latest street protests against the government of President Nicolas Maduro... READ MORE

27th July, 2017 1438

TRUMP ADMINISTRATION HITS 13 VENEZUELANS WITH SANCTIONS IN ADVANCE OF CRITICAL VOTE


Cutting off those supplies should significantly ratchet up the pressure on Maduro but exacerbate already bad shortages of food and medicines for long-suffering Venezuelans... READ MORE

26th July, 2017 54

VENEZUELANS PROTEST MADURO'S BID TO AMEND CONSTITUTION


The opposition coalition launched protests in early April against Maduro whom they accuse of turning Venezuela into a dictatorship and wrecking its economy... READ MORE

23rd July, 2017 973

DEADLY CLASHES AS MILLIONS JOIN STRIKE


Colombia, France, Spain, the US and the EU have urged the Venezuelan government to cancel the vote for a new constituent assembly on 30 July... READ MORE

21st July, 2017 913

OPPOSITION STRIKE PARALYZES PARTS OF VENEZUELA AS FEARS OF VIOLENCE MOUNT


But in many districts, a significant number of businesses were shuttered and protesters blocked roads as the opposition sought to stage Venezuela's largest general strike since 2002... READ MORE

20th July, 2017 324

Trending News Headlines : President Nicolas Maduro

FOUR BAKERS ARRESTED OVER ILLEGAL BROWNIES IN VENEZUELA'S 'BREAD WAR'


Breadmakers blame the government for a national shortage of wheat, saying 80 percent of establishments have none left in stock... READ MORE

17th March, 2017 5783

FEW IN VENEZUELA WANT ITS CURRENCY AS ECONOMY STRUGGLES


A year ago, one dollar bought about 100 bolivars on the black market... READ MORE

18th October, 2015 4880

VENEZUELA QUASHES HOPES TO OUST PRESIDENT MADURO THROUGH RECALL


Government and PDVSA bond prices were largely unchanged at opening showing how many investors had already expected the recall process to be stunted before year-end... READ MORE

22nd October, 2016 3676

MASSIVE ANTI-MADURO PROTESTS CONTINUE IN VENEZUELA


Venezuelan police fired tear gas at anti-government protesters on Saturday as demonstrations against President Nicolas Maduro continued in the capital Caracas... READ MORE

9th April, 2017 2523

VENEZUELA TO SWAP HIGHEST DENOMINATION BANKNOTES FOR COINS


His critics dismissed the move as the latest desperate attempt by Mr Maduro to tackle the economic crisis... READ MORE

12th December, 2016 2495

SHOPPING MALL TERROR ATTACKS CALL


Indeed, some economists say that the government's hesitance to overhaul its perplexing currency controls could intensify Venezuela's economic problems... READ MORE

23rd February, 2015 2272

VENEZUELA SEIZES A GENERAL MOTORS PLANT AMID ANTI-GOVERNMENT PROTESTS


Production at the GM plant in the city of Valencia had virtually halted because of government import restrictions and shortages of raw materials... READ MORE

20th April, 2017 2236

WOMAN SHOT DEAD IN VENEZUELA VOTING QUEUE


They also fear that the constituent assembly would further weaken the National Assembly, Venezuela's opposition-controlled legislative body... READ MORE

16th July, 2017 1933

MADURO: POLICE HELICOPTER ATTACKED VENEZUELA'S SUPREME COURT


Doctors rallied in Venezuela in the latest street protests against the government of President Nicolas Maduro... READ MORE

28th June, 2017 1689

MAYOR HELD IN VENEZUELA POLICE RAID


Venezuela police raid arrests caracas mayor antonio ledezma... READ MORE

20th February, 2015 1378

IN CHVEZ MADURO TRUSTS MAYBE TO HIS DETRIMENT AND VENEZUELAS


Chavez, a former paratrooper who celebrated the trappings of military life... READ MORE

9th March, 2015 1290

VENEZUELA'S CRAZY CURRENCY SWAP LOOKS LIKE ALCHEMY, NOT ECONOMICS


Maduro's cash-sop appears to be sucking up money too fast, creating a volatile shortage of currency just in time for holiday shopping... READ MORE

17th December, 2016 1177

VENEZUELAN ARMY VOWS LOYALTY TO EMBATTLED PRESIDENT


President Nicolas Maduro praises military's 'revolutionary commitment' as opponents schedule 'mother of all protests'... READ MORE

18th April, 2017 1145

US TOLD TO CUT 80 CARACAS DIPLOMATS


Earlier this month the US imposed visa restrictions on unnamed Venezuelan officials it accused of human rights violations and corruption... READ MORE

2nd March, 2015 970

VENEZUELA TO WITHDRAW FROM OAS AS DEADLY PROTESTS CONTINUE


Violent protests against the government continued in the capital Caracas on Wednesday... READ MORE

27th April, 2017 948

AMID VENEZUELA'S CHAOS, PROTESTERS ASK


Fernando Llano AP Opposition groups and demonstrators have been outraged by the Maduro government's attempts to dissolve the National Assembly and change the constitution... READ MORE

28th June, 2017 753

POLICEMAN DIES AFTER BEING SHOT AT VENEZUELA PROTESTS


Enraged by last week's suspension of a push for a referendum to remove President Nicolas Maduro, Venezuela's opposition has ramped up its tactics in recent days... READ MORE

27th October, 2016 674

MADURO MOVES TO DEFUSE TENSION AFTER COURT RULING


Flanked by senior officials, Maduro introduced his Vice President Tareck El Aissami who said We urge the Supreme Court to review the decisions ..... READ MORE

1st April, 2017 580

ANALYSIS | WHY VENEZUELA'S STRUGGLING PRESIDENT JUST CALLED FOR A NEW CONSTITUTION


A municipal police officer argues with residents blocking their street in El Hatillo near Caracas, Venezuela, amid a deepening political crisis... READ MORE

2nd May, 2017 460

LATIN AMERICAN NATIONS DENOUNCE VENEZUELA CRACKDOWN


Al Jazeera's Latin America editor Lucia Newman, reporting from the capital, Caracas, said protesters were keeping up the pressure on the government... READ MORE

5th May, 2017 398

VENEZUELA MOVES TO DEFUSE SUPREME COURT POWERS DISPUTE


President Nicolas Maduro said the conflict between the Supreme Court and the legislature had been resolved... READ MORE

1st April, 2017 296

VENEZUELA POLITICAL FOES TO HOLD TALKS IN SURPRISE MOVE


Venezuela's government and its opposition set a date for talks over the country's political crisis after President Nicolas Maduro meets with Pope Francis... READ MORE

25th October, 2016 268

LOOTING, ARRESTS SOAR AS VENEZUELAS FOOD CRISIS MOUNTS


Photos on social media showed looters attacking trucks on the highway that connects Venezuela's main port of Puerto Cabello to the industrial city of Valencia... READ MORE

16th June, 2016 207

'THINGS COULD EXPLODE': WHY PRESSURE IS MOUNTING AS VENEZUELA'S ECONOMY MELTS DOWN


Venezuela's economic meltdown has become so dire that few political analysts believe President Nicolas Maduro will manage to finish his term, which ends in 2019... READ MORE

24th May, 2016 196

VENEZUELAS ECONOMIC WOES BUOY OPPOSITION BEFORE ELECTION


Opposition candidates said one of the biggest surprises of the campaign has been the warm reception they have received in what were once hostile pro-government strongholds... READ MORE

4th December, 2015 195

REMOVAL OF CHVEZ IMAGES FROM VENEZUELA CAPITOL RAISES TENSION


They argue that the court, packed by the government in December with 13 new members, was doing the political bidding of Mr. Maduro... READ MORE

8th January, 2016 191

VENEZUELA RECALL: OPPOSITION LEADERS' SIGNATURES VOIDED


Venezuela's opposition leaders say their signatures on a petition for a referendum to oust President Nicolas Maduro have been invalidated... READ MORE

11th June, 2016 175

SUPREME COURT ATTACKED BY 'TERRORISTS SEEKING A COUP'


Venezuela Supreme Court attacked by 'terrorists seeking a coup'... READ MORE

28th June, 2017 163

VENEZUELAN LEADER TIGHTENS GRIP AS US FEARS TUMULT


The officials acknowledged that the United States had limited influence in Venezuela, where the government has blamed American meddling for the instability... READ MORE

15th May, 2016 135

VENEZUELA'S PRESIDENT CHASED BY ANGRY, POT-BANGING PROTESTERS


Buoyed by Thursday's self-styled Takeover of Caracas, the opposition is planning further street actions to demand a recall referendum against Mr Maduro this year... READ MORE

4th September, 2016 134


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