Caracas

Type: City
Name: Caracas
Country: Venezuela
Latitude: 10.54
Longitude: -66.93
population: 1,815,681
First reported 13 hours ago - Updated 1 hour ago - 4 reports

Venezuelan students continue to protest, even in Easter

Venezuelan studentsAnti-government protesters march barefooted during a protest in Caracas April 16, 2014 (Photo: Reuters)Venezuelan studentsAnti-government protesters march barefooted during a protest in Caracas April 16, 2014 (Photo: Reuters)Venezuelan ... [Published Al Ahram - 1 hour ago]
First reported 11 hours ago - Updated 2 hours ago - 4 reports

Violence reignites in Caracas as protesters, police face off

By Grab Media, a blinkx companyRiot police in Venezuela fire tear gas on student protesters out on the streets of Caracas as anti-government demonstrations rage on. Rough Cut (no reporter narration). Violence reignites in Caracas as protesters, police ... [Published The US Daily - 2 hours ago]
First reported 18 hours ago - Updated 5 hours ago - 2 reports

Venezuela's Largest University 'Nearly Abandoned'

The Central University of Venezuela in Caracas, the nation's largest academic institution, is in shambles. In a heartfelt report in Harper's Magazine , Daniel Lansberg-Rodríguez recalls the greatness of his alma mater and how the socialist Maduro government ... [Published Breitbart.com - 5 hours ago]
First reported 17 hours ago - Updated 17 hours ago - 1 reports

Police and demonstrators clash in northeast Caracas

At noon on Thursday, demonstrators set up barricades on several streets in Chacao municipality, northeast Caracas, including Uslar Pietri Avenue, the Páez and Sucre streets, and the Francisco de Miranda Avenue, near the Chacao Metro Station.Bolivarian ... [Published El Universal Venezuela - 17 hours ago]
First reported Apr 17 2014 - Updated 18 hours ago - 3 reports

Students give Easter twist to dwindling Venezuela protests

CARACAS (Reuters) - Venezuelan students are marching barefoot, building crucifixes and planning to burn effigies of President Nicolas Maduro to try and breathe new life into their protest movement over Easter.Tags : Students, give, Easter, twist, dwindling, ... [Published India Everyday - 22 hours ago]
First reported 23 hours ago - Updated 23 hours ago - 1 reports

Glory to the Brave People

Gloria al bravo Pueblo. That’s how Venezuela’s national anthem starts, and now they have really shown that they are worthy of those words. They have risen up against a regime that for over a decade has used intimidation and implicit threat of violence ... [Published Dr. Ulf Erlingsson's blog - 23 hours ago]
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated Apr 17 2014 - 3 reports

Caracas reports progress in crisis talks

The Venezuelan government and opposition delegations have reported progress in a new round of talks aimed at ending two months of street protests in the Latin American country. According to Press TV, the head of the government delegation, Vice President ... [Published IRIB World Service - Apr 17 2014]
Entities: Caracas, Crisis, Protest
First reported Apr 17 2014 - Updated Apr 17 2014 - 1 reports

Caracas archbishop hopes for concrete results in gov't-opposition talks

ALICIA DE LA ROSA | 16/04/14 (6:49 PM)At the mass held at Saint Theresa Basilica in tribute to the Nazarene of Saint Paul on Thursday, Caracas archbishop, Jorge Cardinal Urosa Savino, welcomed the government-opposition talks initiated last week. "We welcomed ... [Published El Universal Venezuela - Apr 17 2014]
Entities: Caracas, Violence, Venezuela
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated Apr 17 2014 - 2 reports

CARACAS, Venezuela: Venezuelan crisis talks show signs of progress - Venezuela Wires

CARACAS, Venezuela -- Negotiators from Venezuela's government and the opposition agreed to broaden membership in a truth commission tasked with investigating who's to blame for 41 deaths tied to weeks of political unrest.The compromise was announced following ... [Published DailyMe.Com - Apr 16 2014]
Entities: Venezuela, Caracas, Crisis
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated Apr 16 2014 - 2 reports

Venezuela set for fresh crisis talks

Caracas - Venezuela's government and opposition will sit down Tuesday for a new round of talks aimed at ending two months of deadly protests that have rocked the oil-rich ... ... [Published Big News Network - Apr 16 2014]
Entities: Venezuela, Crisis, Caracas
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated Apr 16 2014 - 2 reports

Use of Cuban Doctors in Venezuela Stirs Controversy

photo, Cuban doctor Omar Fernandez examines a patient at a free medical center in the Petare shanty town of Caracas, Venezuela. In exchange for the services of these doctors ... ... [Published Big News Network - Apr 16 2014]
Entities: Venezuela, Petare, Kåkstad
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated Apr 16 2014 - 2 reports

Venezuela reports progress in new crisis talks

CARACAS (AFP) - Venezuela's government and opposition reported progress Tuesday in a new round of talks aimed at ending two months of deadly protests that have rocked the oil-rich nation.The government again rejected an opposition demand for amnesty for ... [Published Dunya News - Apr 16 2014]

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...Chavista groups had attacked the campus so many times that the school "no longer maintains even a pretense of adhering to a fixed curriculum." In many of those attacks, armed Chavistas would enter classroom buildings to beat and rob students...
"We may be fewer, but we are staying on the street!" vowed law student Nicole Gonzalez, who joined hundreds in Caracas at a barefoot march on Wednesday and a staging of Jesus' "Via Crucis" walk with the...
...Despite the demystifying approach Garcia Marquez insisted: "His dream remains valid – to have a united and autonomous Latin America."
...He also enjoyed explaining that what he liked most in life was "the world of the farandula, of show business. To me, it’s enchanting to run around with singers, actresses, staying up all night, going to all sorts of parties. I’d like to run around with many beautiful women, different every day. And never work. But then I couldn’t write. And the only thing I ever wanted to do in life was write."

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Venezuela's Largest University 'Nearly Abandone... [Published Breitbart Feed - 18 hours ago]
The Central University of Venezuela in Caracas, the nation's largest academic institution, is in shambles. In a heartfelt report in Harper's Magazine , Daniel Lansberg-Rodríguez recalls the greatness of his alma mater and how the socialist Maduro ...
Glory to the Brave People [Published Dr. Ulf Erlingsson's blog - 23 hours ago]
Gloria al bravo Pueblo. That’s how Venezuela’s national anthem starts, and now they have really shown that they are worthy of those words. They have risen up against a regime that for over a decade has used intimidation and implicit threat of violence ...
Maduro Arrests 30 Venezuela Soldiers for Allege... [Published Breitbart Feed - Apr 15 2014]
The purge within the Venezuelan government and military continues. President Nicolás Maduro, fresh off announcing a new international propaganda offensive , ordered the arrest of 30 soldiers of varying ranks for allegedly conspiring to stage a ...
Venezuelan journalist freed after one-week kidnap [Published The Malaysian Insider - Apr 14 2014]
A high-profile Venezuelan journalist was freed today after a week-long kidnapping that thrust attention once again on the South American nation's endemic violent crime.Nairobi Pinto, 32-year-old head of correspondents for private TV station Globovision, ...
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