Venezuela to stage war games in warning to Trump

Caracas, Aug 26 Venezuela kicks off two days of military drills today in response to US President Donald Trump's threat of military action and newly announced sanctions on the crisis-stricken...

Aug 26, 2017 1:33 PM | Newsscroll

Trump administration issues fresh sanctions for Venezuela

Washington D.C. [U.S.A.], August 26 : US President Donald Trump imposed fresh sanctions on Venezuela on Friday to squeeze the oil-based economy that sustains Venezuelen President Nicolas...

Aug 25, 2017 2:38 PM | Newsscroll

No military action anticipated in near future in Venezuela:US

By Lalit K JhaWashington, Aug 26 The Trump Administration has ruled out any military action on Venezuela in near future as the US slapped "strong" financial sanctions on the dictatorship in Latin...

Aug 26, 2017 10:24 AM | Newsscroll

US imposes financial sanctions on Venezuela    

By Lalit K JhaWashington, Aug 25 The US today slapped "strong" financial sanctions on the dictatorship in Venezuela, barring banks from any new deals with the government.US President Donald Trump...

Aug 25, 2017 10:26 PM | Newsscroll

Venezuela's Maduro calls for military loyalty after US threat

Caracas, Aug 25 Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro has warned the armed forces in his crisis-hit country against "fissures" in their ranks, ahead of war games seen as a show of strength after US...

Aug 25, 2017 2:37 PM | Newsscroll

Venezuela seeks cross-border arrest of ex-prosecutor

Caracas, Aug 23 Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro has said he would seek international cooperation to arrest a fired chief prosecutor who fled the country after defying him amid a deadly...

Aug 23, 2017 2:57 AM | Newsscroll

Essar Group says non-compete clause with Rosneft only for 3yrs

(EDs: Adding comments from Essar Group)Mumbai, Aug 21 The Russian oil giant Rosneft, which today completed a USD 12.9 billion takeover of Essar Oil along with a consortium of investors, said the...

Aug 21, 2017 9:20 PM | Newsscroll

Rosneft: EOL deal bans Ruias from re-entering oil refining,

retailing for everMumbai, Aug 21 Asserting that only commercial considerations were the sole driving factor behind the USD 12.9 billion acquisition of Essar Oil, Rosneft, the new owners of the...

Aug 21, 2017 6:46 PM | Newsscroll

Rosneft: EOL deal bans Ruias from re-entering oil refining,

retailing for everMumbai, Aug 21 Asserting that only commercial considerations were the sole driving factor behind the USD 12.9 billion acquisition of Essar Oil, Rosneft, the new owners of the...

Aug 21, 2017 6:36 PM | Newsscroll

Venezuelan president blasts maestro Dudamel for speaking out

Caracas, Aug 19 President Nicolas Maduro has angrily blasted Venezuela's classical music maestro Gustavo Dudamel, accusing his one-time supporter of being duped into criticising the government that...

Aug 19, 2017 11:43 AM | Newsscroll