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Venezuela is holding a week-long festivities honoring late Hugo Chavez's birthday

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...ing a week-long festivities honoring late Hugo Chavez’s birthday, almost five months since his death on March 5. Hugo Chavez, who dominated Venezuela’s political scene from the moment he took office in 1999 to his death on March 5, would have turned 59 on Sunday. President Nicolas Maduro is marking the occasion with public dances and concerts. He even plans to go house-to-house in some...

Nicolas Maduro says he has evidence that the US diplomats took part in a power-grid sabotage in September and had bribed Venezuelan companies to cut down production

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...Venezuelan government’s allegations of US government involvement in any type of conspiracy to destabilize the Venezuela government,” the embassy said in a statement. It said it had not yet been officially notified of the Venezuelan government decision to expel the three diplomats. Nicolas Maduro says he has evidence that the US diplomats took part in a power-grid sabotage in September and...

Nicolas Maduro will run as the governing party candidate with Henrique Capriles expected to stand for the opposition

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...at, according to the constitution, the election should be held within 30 days of Hugo Chavez’s death. The date picked falls outside that period. Meanwhile, Acting President Nicolas Maduro held one of his first diplomatic appointments on Saturday when he had a private meeting with the Chinese delegation that attended Friday’s state funeral. He told the Chinese representatives that Beiji...

The number of deaths which can be connected to two weeks of anti-government protests in Venezuela has risen above 50, President Nicolas Maduro has said

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...can be connected to two weeks of anti-government protests in Venezuela has risen above 50, President Nicolas Maduro has said On Monday, Venezuela’s Attorney General Luisa Ortega said 13 people had died in protest-related violence. At the time, opposition groups said the number of dead was at least 15. Speaking at a pro-government rally staged by farmers outside the presidential palace, Nicol...

Opposition deputy Julio Borges appeared on a local TV station with facial bruises after Venezuela’s parliament brawl

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...and pro-government lawmakers accusing each other of starting the fight. A measure was earlier passed denying MPs the right to speak until they recognized Nicolas Maduro as president. Official results show he narrowly beat opposition candidate Henrique Capriles Radonski, who has demanded a full recount. The National Electoral Council (CNE) – which has rejected Henrique Capriles’ demand...

Nicolas Maduro announced that Venezuela has broken diplomatic relations and frozen economic ties with Panama

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Venezuela has broken diplomatic relations and frozen economic ties with Panama, President Nicolas Maduro announced during Hugo Chavez’s first commemoration. Nicolas Maduro’ decision comes after Panama requested a meeting at the Organization of American States (OAS) to discuss Venezuela’s crisis. The president was speaking to other Latin American heads of state at events to mark the fi...

Henrique Capriles has told a crowd of supporters not to feel intimidated and to vote in upcoming local elections

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...in upcoming local elections. Speaking in the capital, Caracas, Henrique Capriles said not voting on December 8 could be “very costly”. Henrique Capriles was speaking as thousands turned out for a day of protest. On Wednesday, the National Assembly gave President Nicolas Maduro controversial new powers to rule by decree. Nicolas Maduro says the powers will enable him to fight corruptio...

Venezuela’s government has said President Hugo Chavez can begin his new six-year term in office on January 10, even if he is too ill to attend a swearing-in ceremony

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...term in office on January 10, even if he is too ill to attend a swearing-in ceremony. Vice-President Nicolas Maduro said the Supreme Court could swear in Hugo Chavez at a later date. Nicolas Maduro dismissed opposition calls for new elections should Hugo Chavez not attend. President Hugo Chavez is in Cuba struggling to recover from his latest round of surgery to treat cancer. He has not been seen...

Venezuela’s President Nicolas Maduro has called on the police to act against gangs that are stealing women's hair

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Venezuela’s President Nicolas Maduro has called on the police to act against gangs that are stealing women’s hair. The thieves sell the hair – sometimes stolen at gunpoint – to salons where it is used for extensions and wigs. Venezuela’s President Nicolas Maduro has called on the police to act against gangs that are stealing women’s hair Attacks appear to be on the rise,...

Venezuela’s Acting President Nicolas Maduro, chosen by Hugo Chavez as his successor, is running against Henrique Capriles Radonski, currently governor of Miranda state

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Venezuela is voting in new presidential election, called after the death of Hugo Chavez last month. Venezuela’s Acting President Nicolas Maduro, chosen by Hugo Chavez as his successor, is running against Henrique Capriles Radonski, currently governor of Miranda state. Henrique Capriles narrowly lost to Hugo Chavez in elections last October. On the eve of polls opening, he accused Nicolas Maduro o...

Edward Snowden has accepted an offer of political asylum from Venezuela

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...elieved to have been stranded in the airport’s transit lounge ever since. Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro had already offered asylum to Edward Snowden while Bolivia and Nicaragua said they too would grant asylum to the American fugitive. Ecuador said it will consider any asylum request. Nicolas Maduro said it is perhaps the world’s “first collective humanitarian asylum” with variou...

President Hugo Chavez is receiving chemotherapy in a Caracas hospital after cancer surgery in Cuba

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...eceiving chemotherapy in a Caracas hospital after cancer surgery in Cuba, Venezuela’s Vice-President Nicolas Maduro has revealed. Nicolas Maduro was speaking after a Mass at a military hospital in honor of Hugo Chavez. On Thursday, he went on TV to say Hugo Chavez was battling for his life. President Hugo Chavez, 58, re-elected in October last year, returned to Caracas last month, but little has b...

Thousands of Hugo Chavez's supporters took to the streets of Caracas to express their grief

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...ath of office after he was re-elected for a fourth term in October. Announcing the president’s death on Tuesday, Vice-President Nicolas Maduro called on the nation to close ranks after its leader’s demise. “Let there be no weakness, no violence. Let there be no hate. In our hearts there should only be one sentiment: Love.” Police and troops would be deployed nationwide R...

President Hugo Chavez is undergoing his most difficult hours

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...esident Hugo Chavez is undergoing his “most difficult hours”, Venezuela’s Vice-President Nicolas Maduro has said. Nicolas Maduro spoke at length in a speech apparently designed to reassure citizens despite the failing health of Venezuela’s leader. He accused the US of plotting against the Venezuelan government and said a US military attaché would be expelled. On Monday officials...

Venezuela’s President Hugo Chavez says he will return to Cuba on Sunday for more cancer surgery

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...ad been found. The Venezuelan leader has had three cancer operations in Cuba since mid-2011, but few details have been released. Speaking from the Miraflores presidential palace, Hugo Chavez said that if his health failed and a new election had to be held, his supporters should vote for Vice-President Nicolas Maduro. Correspondents say it is the first time the president has named a successor. R...

Nicolas Sarkozy has been placed under formal investigation over claims his 2007 election campaign received illegal donations from L'Oreal heiress Liliane Bettencourt

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France’s ex-President Nicolas Sarkozy has been placed under formal investigation over claims his 2007 election campaign received illegal donations from L’Oreal heiress Liliane Bettencourt, France’s richest woman. Nicolas Sarkozy is accused of accepting thousands of euros from Liliane Bettencourt, now aged 90. The former president denies taking financial advantage of Liliane Bettencour...

President Hugo Chavez is conscious but in a delicate and complex situation after cancer operation in Cuba, says his deputy, Nicolas Maduro

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...sworn in for a new term on January 10, but it is unclear if he will be able to attend ceremony. But Nicolas Maduro angrily denounced speculation the president’s health was failing. Earlier, Venezuelan cabinet ministers prayed for Hugo Chavez’s recovery during a Mass at the presidential palace in Caracas. Official New Year celebrations were called off after Nicolas Maduro announced the...

Police and opposition demonstrators have clashed in Venezuela at the end of a march that gathered tens of thousands of people in Caracas

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...red tear gas and activists hurled stones in the Altamira district. Supporters of left-wing President Nicolas Maduro marched in central Caracas and other cities. Ten people have now died in nearly two weeks of protests, which Nicolas Maduro has called a coup attempt. Nicolas Maduro says the violence is part of a strategy devised by right-wing groups, with the support of the US, to destabilize his g...

Cuban surgeons have successfully operated on Venezuela’s President Hugo Chavez to remove cancerous tissue

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...ly operated on Venezuela’s President Hugo Chavez to remove cancerous tissue, says his Vice-President Nicolas Maduro. It was the president’s fourth cancer-related operation since June 2011. At the weekend, Hugo Chavez spoke for the first time about a possible successor, naming Nicolas Maduro as his preferred candidate. In a TV address, Nicolas Maduro described the president’s operation...

Hugo Chavez’s body is to be embalmed and put on display after his funeral

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...ugo Chavez’s body is to be embalmed and put on display after his funeral, Venezuela’s Vice-President Nicolas Maduro says. The decision reflects the huge crowds queuing to pay their respects in Caracas, where he is lying in state. Hugo Chavez’s body will be moved to a military museum after the state funeral on Friday, Nicolas Maduro said. Hugo Chavez, who led Venezuela for 14 years, died on T...

Leaders from Latin America and beyond are gathering in Caracas for the state funeral of Venezuela’s President Hugo Chavez

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...academy. Hugo Chavez’s body is to be embalmed and placed on permanent display, Vice-President Nicolas Maduro says. Later on Friday, Nicolas Maduro is due to be sworn in as acting president. As such, he must call elections within 30 days. Hugo Chavez, who led Venezuela for 14 years, died on Tuesday aged 58 after a long battle with cancer. More than 30 heads of state are expected to attend Fr...

Venezuela’s President Hugo Chavez has suffered new complications after cancer operation in Cuba

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...ez has suffered “new complications” after a cancer operation in Cuba, his vice-president Nicolas Maduro has said. In a televised address from Havana, Nicolas Maduro said Hugo Chavez continued to be in a “delicate state”. Hugo Chavez underwent his fourth cancer operation on December 11 in Cuba but suffered a respiratory infection. The president – who has been in power...

President Nicolas Sarkozy and his rival Francois Hollande have traded insults in their only TV debate of the election campaign

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President Nicolas Sarkozy and his rival Francois Hollande have traded insults in their only TV debate of the election campaign. Nicolas Sarkozy called Francois Hollande a “little slanderer”, while his challenger said the president shirked responsibility. The president defended his record and said he had kept France out of recession. But Francois Hollande said France was going through...

Nicolas Sarkozy is suspected of accepting thousands of euros from L'Oreal heiress Liliane Bettencourt, France's richest woman

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...is home and offices in July as part of an inquiry ordered by investigating judge Jean-Michel Gentil. Nicolas Sarkozy, who lost presidential immunity in May, denies all wrongdoing. Although he has stepped back from frontline politics since his defeat by Socialist challenger Francois Hollande, Nicolas Sarkozy is rumored still to harbor ambitions of running for re-election in 2017. The outcome of the...

Nicolas Sarkozy has lost the confiscated diaries appeal in Bettencourt case

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...antage of 90-year-old L’Oreal heiress Liliane Bettencourt when he was standing for president. Nicolas Sarkozy has lost the confiscated diaries appeal in Bettencourt case It was alleged that Liliane Bettencourt had given large sums of cash to Nicolas Sarkozy’s aides. Both Nicolas Sarkozy and Liliane Bettencourt denied this. Last October, Nicolas Sarkozy was removed from the list of def...