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Apr 21, 2017
Venezuela Opposition plans silent processions to protest against President Maduro's socialist govtVenezuela's energised opposition is planning sit-ins on roads, silent marches in white to commemorate the dead and other nontraditional protests as it tries to build on the momentum of recent street demonstrations against President Nicolas Maduro's socialist government.
Apr 20, 2017
Protesters clash with security forces in Venezuela as Opposition-led protest against Nicolas Maduro continuesHundreds of anti-government opposition protesters in Venezuela clashed with security forces at various points around capital city Caracas on Wednesday.
Apr 05, 2017
Venezuela: Opposition protests sweep country as discontent over President Nicolas Maduro risesVenezuela's security forces quelled masked protesters with tear gas, water cannons and pepper spray in Caracas on Tuesday after blocking an opposition rally against socialist President Nicolas Maduro.
Mar 31, 2017
Clashes erupt against President Nicolas Maduro in Venezuela following court rulingThe Supreme Court ruled it can take over the powers of congress in what opponents of socialist President Nicolas Maduro, as well as foreign governments, denounced as the latest step toward installing a dictatorship in this South American nation.
Mar 30, 2017
Barcelona brand Lionel Messi's four-match international ban 'unfair and totally disproportionate'Fifa suspended Messi for four of Argentina's five remaining World Cup qualification matches after he was caught swearing at an official in the victory over Chile last week.
Mar 27, 2017
France seeks new life sentence for Carlos the Jackal for deadly 1974 bombing in ParisParis: Carlos the Jackal, already serving two life sentences for murder, should be given a third life term for a deadly 1974 bombing in Paris, a French prosecutor said on Monday.
Mar 22, 2017
World Cup qualifiers: Argentina face tough Chile test, leaders Brazil take on UruguayThe unthinkable prospect of a World Cup without Argentina or Lionel Messi could move a step closer to becoming reality on Thursday as the South American giants prepare to face arch-rivals Chile in a crucial battle on the road to Russia 2018.
Feb 08, 2017
Donald Trump urged by US lawmakers to sanction Venezuelan officialsA bipartisan group of US lawmakers has sent a letter to President Donald Trump urging him to sanction Venezuelan officials responsible for corruption and human rights abuses.
Jan 05, 2017
'I'm now waiting for a rival,' says 105-year-old Frenchman who set world record in cyclingIn a skin-tight yellow and violet jersey, the 105-year-old Frenchman set a world record in the 105-plus age category — created especially for the tireless veteran — by riding 22.547 kilometers in one hour. "I'm now waiting for a rival," he said.
Dec 12, 2016
Venezuela demonetisation: Nicolas Maduro orders 100-unit banknotes out of circulationVenezuelan President Nicolas Maduro signed an emergency decree ordering the country's largest banknote, the 100 bolivar bill, taken out of circulation to thwart "mafias" he accused of hoarding cash in Colombia.