US VP Pence stresses 'peaceable' solution sought for Venezuela

Bogota, Aug 14 The United States "will not stand by as Venezuela crumbles," Vice President Mike Pence has said, but he emphasised a peaceful path even as he stood by President Donald Trump's...

Aug 14, 2017 8:51 AM | Newsscroll

Venezuela says Latin America stability at risk from 'reckless'

Trump threatCaracas, Aug 12 Stability across Latin America is in jeopardy from President Donald Trump's "reckless threat" to consider military action against Venezuela, Caracas said today, after its...

Aug 13, 2017 1:14 AM | Newsscroll

Venezuela clamps down on opposition politicians

Caracas, Aug 10 Venezuela's opposition was today weighing its response to the government's latest crackdown on its politicians, which critics warn will risk making the troubled country a...

Aug 10, 2017 8:57 PM | Newsscroll

U.S. files official notice of pulling out of Paris deal to UN

New York [U.S.A], August 5 :The Trump Administration has submitted a notice to the United Nations in which it has formally announced its intent to withdraw from the Paris Climate Agreement...

Aug 04, 2017 2:29 PM | Newsscroll

'Rajiv Gandhi was genuinely interested about US military ties'

By Lalit K JhaWashington, Aug 4 Rajiv Gandhi was "genuinely interested" in developing military ties with the US and the former Indian prime minister had shown he could move India's foreign policy in...

Aug 04, 2017 2:08 PM | Newsscroll

Chile Congress lifts abortion ban

Santiago, Aug 3 Chile's Congress has eased a strict ban on abortion in effect since the final days of the Augusto Pinochet dictatorship nearly three decades ago.The measure, which passed with a 22-13...

Aug 03, 2017 7:30 AM | Newsscroll

Venezuela takes two top opposition leaders into custody

Caracas, Aug 1 Venezuela's intelligence service took two prominent opposition leaders back to prison early today, authorities said, as embattled President Nicolas Maduro moved to shore up his power...

Aug 01, 2017 9:12 PM | Newsscroll

Britain warns Venezuela on 'brink of disaster' after vote

London, Aug 1 Britain's Foreign Minister Boris Johnson has warned that Venezuela "stands on the brink of disaster" following a bloody vote which gave greater power to President Nicolas...

Aug 01, 2017 7:28 AM | Newsscroll

Venezuelan leader defiant as US imposes sanctions on him

Caracas, Aug 1 President Nicolas Maduro claimed a popular mandate to dramatically recast Venezuela's political system, dismissing US sanctions imposed on him and condemnations by his domestic...

Aug 01, 2017 6:33 AM | Newsscroll

Venezuela increasingly isolated after deadly vote

Caracas, Jul 31 Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro was increasingly isolated internationally today following a bloody vote that handed his Socialist party almost total power to rule -- but whose...

Aug 01, 2017 12:22 AM | Newsscroll