UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon says 'basic goods and services such as food, water, health care and clothes aren't available'
Move comes as Venezuelan opposition gets a step closer to ousting Nicolas Maduro from office over economic crisis
Union leader says the story of the animals 'is a metaphor for Venezuelan suffering'
As Venezuela's economy collapses under the weight of galloping inflation and mismanagement, its people descend on neighbouring Colombia in search of sustenance and daily essentials
Socialist president Nicolas Maduro is facing calls for a referendum on his leadership
At least 20 businesses targeted in Caracas
Coca-Cola said that 90 per cent of its beverage production requires sugar
President Nicolas Maduro's government is under increasing pressure as the country's economy is close to collapse
The two countries have had a difficult history since the election of former president Hugo Chavez
The country's electricity comes from its hydropower dams which have been hit by extreme droughts
Local government releases extraordinary photos of the town from before and after it disappeared underwater
Media censorship is on the rise in the country that harbours Julian Assange
President Nicola Maduro said the change will mean more daylight in the evenings when energy use is usually at its peak
'I think a woman looks better when she runs her fingers through her hair and lets it dry naturally,' Nicolas Maduro said
President Nicolas Maduro has a new strategy to fight a major energy crisis for Venezuela: longer weekends for all workers.
'I worked in politics that are not seen'