Fidel Castro was “healthy and alert” during a two-hour discussion about current affairs last week, a Spanish journalist told the Associated Press on Monday.
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Wednesday 09 October 2013
The successor to Hugo Chavez blames US ‘sabotage’ as corruption soars and economy slips towards chaos
Thursday 05 September 2013
Nicolas Maduro calls for the creation of a new security force to protect the national grid
Thursday 22 August 2013
She looks friendly.
Wednesday 29 May 2013
The American TV presenter Larry King signs up for new show with Russia Today. From 1985 to 2010, he hosted the nightly interview programme Larry King Live on CNN.
Watch below some of clips from his show:
Thursday 16 May 2013
President blames anti-government forces for causing shortages
Monday 13 May 2013
The 1970s “celebrity terrorist” Ilich Ramirez Sanchez – better known as “Carlos the Jackal” – complained on Monday that the Venezuelan government was trying to sabotage his appeal against life imprisonment in France.
Saturday 11 May 2013
Your father was a diplomat and you had lived in, by my count, seven different countries by the time you were an adult. Can you imagine a life without travel?
Friday 10 May 2013
The reason Khan is so popular with young people is that he speaks the language of Pakistan's millions of disaffected youths; as an outsider with little political baggage
Sunday 07 April 2013
Venezuela’s President-elect Nicolas Maduro has claimed that a centuries-old curse will strike anyone who fails to vote for him in next week’s election.
Tuesday 02 April 2013
The battle to succeed El Comandante has begun
Tuesday 12 March 2013
Presidential candidates Nicolas Maduro and Henrique Capriles have begun the election race with scathing personal attacks.
Justin Timberlake dresses up as Elton John to send up Hugo Chavez on Saturday Night Live...and hits back at Kanye West
Monday 11 March 2013
Justin Timberlake was happy to show the Saturday Night Live audience a few things this weekend.
Saturday 09 March 2013
Tim Walker sees hundreds of thousands of Venezuelans bid last farewell to leader
Friday 08 March 2013
In a professional career spanning almost two decades, Simon "Smudger" Smith has played for over 67 clubs and has reinvented himself time and again, from poacher to holding midfielder, centre-back to goalkeeper.
Richard Dawkins on babies with Down Syndrome: 'Abort it and try again – it would be immoral to bring it into the world'
Scottish independence: English people overwhelmingly want Scotland to stay in the UK
Isis threat: Cameron wants an alliance with Iran
Michael Brown shooting: Chaos erupts on the streets of Ferguson after autopsy shows teenager was shot six times – twice in the head
Bin bag full of cats' heads discovered near Manchester's Curry Mile
Disgusting, frustrating, but intriguing: how the country really feels about its politicians
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- 3 London restaurant 34 creates champagne glass modelled on Kate Moss’ left breast
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