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President Nicolas Maduro faces his first electoral test since being elected nearly eight months ago, as Venezuelans go to the polls on Sunday to judge his government's response to their nation's mounting economic troubles.
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21 hrs ago | Christian Science Monitor
While local elections are not usually high-profile affairs, Venezuela 's municipal elections this year have taken on a decidedly red carpet air.
According to David Smilde, a senior fellow at the Washington Office on Latin America, the results of the vote for mayors and town councillors will be a test of the government's popularity.
'Laura and I join the people of South Africa and the world in celebrating the life of Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela.
In just a few months, Pope Francis has made quite an impact on the Catholic Church.
I want a rotating roster of contributors so I don't have to stay up until midnight every damn night and then get up @ 6 am.
Yahoo has release it most searched topics in Spanish on the heels of its English list which saw Miley Cyrus as the most search internet persona.
Having nationalized a large number of domestic and international businesses, Venezuelan President NicolA s Maduro has moved on to nationalizing Christmas.
Cuban authorities, instead of promoting the country's development in a diversified manner, by applying science and intelligence to serious, systematic, and responsible work, have always gone about it by constant improvisation, betting on this or that economic factor that could resolve all the problems in one go.
In this Feb. 23, 2013 file photo, an anti-government protester in Caracas holds up a fake Venezuelan banknote that reads in Spanish, "This is the revolution.
Venezuelans have been scrambling for dollars for weeks, taking refuge in the greenback as their own currency is in free fall.
Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador, far-left former presidential candidate who was endorsed by Hugo Chavez has been hospitalized after suffering a heart attack , The 60-year-old Mr. Lopez Obrador on Sunday addressed a large gathering in the city's main square in opposition to plans to open the oil sector to private investment, and has planned a number of ... (more)
From the air, the thick green canopy that covers the Venezuelan Amazon is pocked with ever more frequent small holes.
Venezuela's second massive power outage of the year plunged much of the nation into darkness on Monday night, prompting renewed talk of sabotage from President Nicolas Maduro's government and cries of incompetence from its foes.