President Santos recovers after cancer operation; colonel arrested for the murder of much-loved comedian; former president of Colombian football federation dies.
Mate could have carcinogenic effects scientists alarm; Prostitution band captured after two-year investigation; Surgeons’ reassignment troubles emergency rooms
Chávez travels to Havana for radiation treatment, government officials visit contaminated water treatment plants in Carabobo, and ex-governor is wounded in shoot-out.
Daughter of Chilean consul shot dead by police; Chávez returns following surgery in Cuba; and international book fair draws to a close in Caracas.
Chávez to return home from Cuba this week; gang warfare in barrios of Caracas leaves two dead; and two soldiers killed at Venezuela-Colombia border.
Chávez tweets updates from Cuba on recovery post-surgery; reggae singer OneChot recovers from receiving a bullet to the forehead; Venezuelan athletes detained for drug trafficking.
Colombia to decide on Cuba’s Summit invitation, Chávez’s ill health worries Cubans, Spain asks for democratic reforms, and dissidents mark controversial anniversary.
Chávez undergoes cancer tests in Cuba as Henrique Capriles launches presidential campaign; and Venezuelan football team arrive in Malaga to play against Spain.
Drought strikes the country, there’s uproar over a hike in Subte prices, and the president doesn’t have cancer after all.
CFK will be operated for a thyroid cancer, and the governor of Río Negro dies in mysterious circumstances.
‘Carlos the Jackal’ demands extradition to Venezuela; Simón Bolívar honoured with new coffin; former Miss Venezuela dies of cancer aged 28.
Ex-president Lula diagnosed with cancer, Orlando Silva steps down as Sports Minister, and Brazil’s richest gets richer.
Opposition broadcaster Globovisión appeal hefty fine; doctor who claimed that Chávez has two years to live flees the country.
Chávez travels to Havana for medical examinations; surprise win for Los Vinotinto against Argentina in World Cup qualifier; Miss Venezuela 2011 awarded to a drama student in Shrewsbury.
Chávez hails ‘successful’ final round of chemotherapy; ex-US ambassador claims that the President’s health is flailing; and López confirms candidacy for 2012 elections.