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 Nicolas Maduro also orders rolling blackouts and reduced public sector working hours
'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'
A drought has caused serious problems to Venezuela's supply of hydroelectric power
The World Health Organisation has declared a global emergency over possible links between the disease and the birth defect, microcephaly
It's not easy to go bankrupt when you have the largest oil reserves in the world, but Venezuela has managed it
The socialist government led by President Nicolas Maduro lost control of the national assembly at elections earlier this month
President Micholas Maduro has described the country's chronic product shortages as the product of an 'economic war' led by opposition leaders and private companies
The scale of the rout will embolden the opposition to attempt to derail President Maduro’s policy agenda
The opposition coalition won at least 99 seats in the incoming 167-seat legislature
Patience is running out for the Chavista President as the economy worsens
The opposition says several activists have been wounded in recent days as government supporters crashed campaign events