Last Updated: Sunday, April 14, 2013, 11:37
But Capriles hopes that discontent over the nation`s soaring murder rate, chronic food shortages, high inflation and regular power outages will give him an upset victory after 14 years under Chavez.
Last Updated: Sunday, April 14, 2013, 09:16
A deeply divided Venezuela picks a new leader Sunday, with the rich calling for an end to the "Hugo Chavez nightmare," and the poor warning against the bourgeoisie returning to power.
Last Updated: Friday, March 22, 2013, 09:59
Armed with stones and bottles, backers of late President Hugo Chavez attacked student protesters as they marched against perceived bias by Venezuela`s electoral council on Thursday.
Last Updated: Thursday, March 21, 2013, 10:09
In the wake of President Hugo Chavez`s death, Venezuela on Thursday said it has halted communication with a top US diplomat in the country.
Last Updated: Sunday, March 17, 2013, 13:01
Access to the sarcophagus was opened Saturday for those wanting to pay tribute to the Venezuelan president, who died March 5, aged 58, following a two-year-long fight with cancer.
Last Updated: Sunday, March 17, 2013, 10:05
The Venezuelan government has decided not to embalm the body of late president Hugo Chavez, Communications Minister Ernesto Villegas said.
Last Updated: Saturday, March 16, 2013, 12:24
The body of late president Hugo Chavez was moved on Friday from Venezuela`s Military Academy to the site of a planned Museum of the Bolivarian Revolution.
Last Updated: Saturday, March 16, 2013, 09:49
The road from the military academy where Hugo Chavez`s body has been lying in state to the hilltop museum where he`ll be displayed indefinitely is lined with some of the most dangerous slums on the planet.
Last Updated: Thursday, March 14, 2013, 12:20
It is highly unlikely that the body of former Venezuelan president Hugo Chavez will be embalmed, acting President Nicolas Maduro has said.
Last Updated: Wednesday, March 13, 2013, 15:10
The Russian specialists who care for the embalmed body of Vladimir Lenin are ready to help in the process of embalming the late Venezuelan president Hugo Chavez.
Last Updated: Tuesday, March 12, 2013, 13:23
Senior Iranian clerics have criticised President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad for consoling Hugo Chavez`s mother with a hug a physical contact considered a sin under the country`s strict Islamic codes.
Last Updated: Monday, March 11, 2013, 14:09
Lok Sabha on Monday mourned the death
of Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez.
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