Caracas protests flare as Maduro alleges 'coup' plot

Caracas, Jun 25 Thousands of Venezuelans marched in a new flare-up of protests against Nicolas Maduro, as the embattled president claimed several people had been detained over an alleged "coup" plot...

Jun 25, 2017 7:31 AM | Newsscroll

Mexico rejects Trump claim that it is the world's second most

violent countryMexico City, Jun 23 Mexico may have a problem with violence, but its government says it is not the second most violent country in the world, as US President Donald Trump has claimed...

Jun 23, 2017 4:51 PM | Newsscroll

Deaths from Venezuelan anti-government protests up to 75

Caracas, Jun 23 A 22-year-old man was shot dead during an anti-government protest in Caracas, becoming the 75th victim in three months of unrest over the rule of President Nicolas Maduro.The young...

Jun 23, 2017 7:18 AM | Newsscroll

US envoy urges global action on worsening Venezuela crisis

United Nations, Jun 22 US Ambassador Nikki Haley today urged the international community to take action to deal with the worsening crisis in Venezuela where she said "people are starving while their...

Jun 23, 2017 3:07 AM | Newsscroll

Venezuela walks out of Americas summit in Mexico

Cancun (Mexico), Jun 20 Venezuela's foreign minister walked out of a meeting of regional diplomats to discuss the South American country's ongoing political crisis as a 17- year-old anti-government...

Jun 20, 2017 6:08 AM | Newsscroll

Trump welcomes president of Panama to White House

Washington, Jun 19 President Donald Trump welcomed the president of Panama to the White House today, pointing to the United States' role in the construction of the Panama Canal at the start of his...

Jun 19, 2017 11:04 PM | Newsscroll

OVL shortlisted for oil, gas field auction in Mexico

New Delhi, Jun 19 ONGC Videsh Ltd, the overseas arm of state-owned Oil and Natural Gas Corp, has been shortlisted alongside global giants like Chevron, Shell and Total to bid in Mexico's latest...

Jun 19, 2017 3:23 PM | Newsscroll

Bus crash in Brazil leaves at least 10 dead

Rio De Janeiro, Jun 18 A bus travelling on a notoriously dangerous stretch of road in Brazil has overturned in a crash that left at least 10 people dead, officials said.Highway police said it was...

Jun 18, 2017 11:37 PM | Newsscroll

US in no 'condition to lecture us' on human rights: Cuba to Trump

New York [U.S.], June. 18 : In response to President Donald Trump's announcement that he is reversing the Obama administration's steps to thaw ties with Cuba, the Castro government has hit...

Jun 17, 2017 6:18 AM | Newsscroll

Russian Olympic boxing medallist loses appeal in doping case

Lausanne, Jun 17 The Court of Arbitration for Sport has dismissed an appeal by Russian boxer Misha Aloian who was stripped of his 2016 Olympic silver medal for doping.CAS says its judging panel...

Jun 17, 2017 4:45 PM | Newsscroll