Venezuela

US names first ambassador in decade to Venezuela amid tensions

US names first ambassador in decade to Venezuela amid tensions

Washington has its first ambassador to Venezuela in a decade despite the US having no diplomats at its Caracas embassy amid a breakdown i...Read More

Venezuela expects first deliveries of Russian Sputnik V vaccine in January

Venezuela expects first deliveries of Russian Sputnik V vaccine in January

The supply of the Russian Sputnik V vaccine against COVID-19 to Venezuela is expected in January 2021, Venezuelan Vice President Delcy Ro...Read More

Trump orders Chevron Corp to 'wind down' oil fields in Venezuela

Trump orders Chevron Corp to 'wind down' oil fields in Venezuela

The Trump administration on Tuesday ordered Chevron Corporation to "wind down" operations in Venezuela by December 1, barring the Califor...Read More

Venezuelan naval ship sinks after 'ramming' into Portuguese cruise liner that had docked in international waters

Venezuelan naval ship sinks after 'ramming' into Portuguese cruise liner that had docked in international waters

In a bizarre case, a Venezuelan Naval vessel sank after it aggressively bumped into a cruise ship in international waters, the BBC report...Read More

Venezuela prison riot kills 10 inmates

Venezuela prison riot kills 10 inmates

Caracas: Gang fighting at a prison in Venezuela left at least 10 prisoners dead, an NGO has reported.At least four grenades were detonate...Read More

India will maintain its strength and strategic interests: FM Sitharaman on global sanctions

India will maintain its strength and strategic interests: FM Sitharaman on global sanctions

The International Monetary Fund explained that the U.S. China trade war will cut global growth of 2019 to slowest. On Tuesday 15th Octobe...Read More

Venezuela migrant crisis to be world's largest by 2020

Venezuela migrant crisis to be world's largest by 2020

The group's projection puts the exodus between 7.5 million and 8.2 million in 2020, far surpassing the 6.7 million people who in eight ye...Read More

More than 70 mn forcibly displaced worldwide: UNHCR

More than 70 mn forcibly displaced worldwide: UNHCR

The number of people fleeing violence, persecution and conflict in 2018 has exceeded 70 million globally - the highest number in the UN r...Read More

Venezuela bus accident kills 18

Venezuela bus accident kills 18

At least 18 people were killed in a bus accident in a rural area of western Venezuela, police said.

Venezuela braces for unrest as Nicolas Maduro clamps down

Venezuela braces for unrest as Nicolas Maduro clamps down

Caracas: Venezuela braced Saturday for another day of nationwide protests after President Nicolas Maduro clamped down further on oppositi...Read More

Had a very positive talks with Vladimir Putin on Venezuela: Donald Trump

Had a very positive talks with Vladimir Putin on Venezuela: Donald Trump

Washington: US President Donald Trump has said that he had a very positive conversation with his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin on Ve...Read More

Brent oil above USD 75 per barrel, Markets panic

Brent oil above USD 75 per barrel, Markets panic

London: Brent North Sea crude hit a six-month high above $75 per barrel Thursday on supply concerns that have been worsened by the United...Read More

Venezuela lawmakers strip opposition leader of his immunity

Venezuela lawmakers strip opposition leader of his immunity

Caracas: Lawmakers loyal to Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro stripped Juan Guaido of immunity Tuesday, paving the way for the oppositi...Read More

Military personnel are in Venezuela, says Russia

Military personnel are in Venezuela, says Russia

Moscow: Russia has acknowledged that it has military personnel in Venezuela, saying the deployment is legal and does not alter the delica...Read More

Venezuelan schools, offices closed after second blackout

Venezuelan schools, offices closed after second blackout

Caracas: Venezuelan schools and offices on Tuesday were ordered to shut down for 24 hours as officials worked to restore electricity foll...Read More

Russian military planes deliver troops and cargo to Venezuela

Russian military planes deliver troops and cargo to Venezuela

Caracas: Two Russian military planes delivered troops and equipment to Venezuela over the weekend, Russian state news agency Sputnik repo...Read More

USA sanctions Venezuela’s development bank following arrest of Guaido’s aide

USA sanctions Venezuela’s development bank following arrest of Guaido’s aide

Washington: The United States on Friday (local time) sanctioned Venezuela’s state-owned Bandes bank as a retaliatory measure after the Ni...Read More

Lionel Messi to miss Morocco friendly after injury on international return

Lionel Messi to miss Morocco friendly after injury on international return

Madrid: Lionel Messi will miss Argentina’s friendly against Morocco next week after picking up a groin injury in the shock 3-1 defeat to ...Read More

Lionel Messi to start Venezuela friendly on Argentina return

Lionel Messi to start Venezuela friendly on Argentina return

Madrid: Lionel Messi will start Friday’s friendly against Venezuela in Madrid as he makes his return for Argentina following a self-impos...Read More

Work hit due to blackout in Venezuela

Work hit due to blackout in Venezuela

Caracas: Venezuela’s government suspended work and classes on Friday due to a massive electricity blackout lasted for almost 16 hours and...Read More

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