VENEZUELA’S right-wing opposition launched a 48-hour “civic strike” yesterday, calling on workers to stay at home in its latest campaign to derail plans to convene a new constituent assembly.
President Nicolas Maduro has confirmed that Sunday’s elections will go...
Thursday 27th Jul 2017
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Moncada accuses US of organising protests
Wednesday 26th Jul 2017
Army pushes closer to Isis-threatened city
Monday 24th Jul 2017
VENEZUELA’s opposition are calling for mass marches this week in an attempt to force President Nicolas Maduro to abort Sunday’s elections for a new congress.
The Democratic Unity Roundtable (Mud) coalition has sent social media messages — seen by the Morning Star...
VENEZUELA’S opposition launched a bosses’ lockout yesterday — a day after declaring a rival government to President Nicolas Maduro’s.
The Democratic Unity Roundtable (Mud) coalition called the “general strike” on Monday as part of its...
Friday 21st Jul 2017
INDIA is ready to hold talks with China if both sides pull back their forces from the disputed border along the Himalayan Kingdom of Bhutan.
Indian Foreign Minister Sushma Swaraj told parliament yesterday that a 2012 agreement bound China and India to settle the issue with Bhutan.
President will go ahead with constituent assembly elections
Thursday 20th Jul 2017
Donetsk president says Ukraine is a ‘failed state’ while others urge discussion
Wednesday 19th Jul 2017
VENEZUELA’S opposition, emboldened by US support, declared “zero hour” in its bid to topple the democratically elected socialist government on Monday.
Leaders of the Democratic Unity Roundtable (Mud) coalition gathered for the announcement of their takeover plan a day...
THE European Union imposed sanctions on 16 Syrian generals and scientists yesterday over an alleged but unproven chemical weapons attacks.
EU foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini named the eight generals, including Hasakeh provincial governor Major General Jayyiz al-Musa, and eight...