Electoral officials in Venezuela are scheduling long-delayed regional elections for December.
Thousands of doctors rally in Caracas, against President Nicolas Maduro in the latest series of protests that have left 51 people dead.
Venezuela President Nicolas Maduro says opposition protesters set a man on fire during a recent anti-government rally.
Another protester dies in Venezuela, raising the death toll from ongoing demonstrations to 48.
For seven weeks now, anti-government protesters have flocked to the streets to condemn skyrocketing inflation and an acute shortage of food and medicine.
Russia has vowed to send several thousand tons of wheat each month to Venezuela in order to help ease the food shortage.
Venezuela is deploying soldiers to the country’s western region following a night of looting during anti-government protests.
The death toll from the unrest in Venezuela rises to 42 as more people are killed in 24 hours of protests and violence.
Thousands of demonstrators block roads and set buildings on fire in a new wave of anti-government protests.
The EU urges the Venezuelan government and opposition to abstain from violence.
Opponents of President Maduro stage a rally using cars, bikes, and horses to fill roads.
Venezuela’s judicial inspector general Marielys Valdez said that the bottles containing feces thrown at government forces were a “biological weapon.”
New violence in Venezuela has killed one person and injured dozens of others in the capital, Caracas.
Anti-government protesters to throw human and animal feces at security forces during countrywide rallies on Wednesday.
The opposition says it won't be part of a fraudulent process, and that the government cannot repeal the current constitution by force.
Venezuelan women rally in their thousands against the government of President Maduro in Caracas and other major cities.
Juan Lopez, the 33-year-old leader of a university federation, was shot dead during a student gathering in the city of El Tigre on Thursday.
Opposition supporters are to stage a massive rally in Caracas on Wednesday to protest President Maduro’s bid to rewrite the constitution.
Venezuela has found what is left of a military helicopter that crashed four months ago with nine military staff and four civilians on board.
Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro calls for a new popular assembly to rewrite the country’s constitution.
President Nicolas Maduro hikes the country’s minimum wage by 60 percent and gives away hundreds of homes as tensions rise in the country.
Caracas says it is quitting the Organization of American States (OAS) over the bloc’s position on the recent unrest in Venezuela.
The violence broke out between rival gangs in Puente Ayala penitentiary in the eastern state of Anzoategui.
Luisa Ortega Diaz has called on government and opposition supporters to refrain from confrontation after a wave of unrest resulted in the deaths of 26 people.
A young protester is killed during anti-government protests in Venezuela.
The latest bout of violence occurred on a day of massive anti-government protests staged across the country.
President Maduro calls for local elections, as one of his supporters succumbs to her injuries sustained in rallies, bringing the death toll from the recent unrest to 21.
Thousands of protesters march in silence in several cities in memory of the 20 people killed in three weeks of unrest.
The death toll from protest marches and disturbances gripping Venezuela soars to 20.
Venezuela’s government has claimed that armed gangs, allegedly hired by the opposition, have attacked a maternity hospital.
The EU calls on the government and opposition in Venezuela to do more to de-escalate the violence.
A commentator says the main objective of Venezuela's opposition since it won the 2015 elections has been to overthrow Maduro.
At least two people are killed after clashes erupted during anti-government protests across Venezuela.
The Venezuelan defense chief rejects a call by the opposition to turn on President Maduro ahead of a large anti-government protest.
Protests against Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro are staged in the country's low-income neighborhoods in the capital and elsewhere.
One more protester is killed in anti-government protests, prosecutors say.
Clashes break out between police and protesters in Caracas on the fifth day of violent demonstrations against President Maduro.
The president calls for an investigation against an opposition figure over the accusation that Caracas was using “chemical weapons” against protesters.
Anti-government protesters throw rocks and Molotov cocktails at police, who respond with tear gas and rubber bullets in the capital Caracas.
Venezuelan authorities bar a key opposition leader from public office for 15 years over “administrative irregularities.”
Debates began on a motion at the opposition-controlled parliament in Venezuela on Wednesday to dismiss Supreme Court judges who had earlier voted to annul the legislature
Police and protesters clash during an opposition rally in Venezuela’s cap[ital of Caracas.
Authorities in Caracas censure a recent OAS meeting and resolution against the Venezuelan government.
Venezuela's Supreme Court revokes its ruling against the opposition-led Congress after President Maduro advised the court to review the verdict.
President Maduro announces an end in the political row over a contentious Supreme Court ruling that stripped the parliament of its powers.
Luisa Ortega said taking over the legislative functions of the National Assembly was against "constitutional order".
Venezuela’s Supreme Court has taken over the legislative functions of the country’s National Assembly after ruling that the legislature is in contempt of court.
Thousands of Venezuelans on Tuesday protested against a meeting of the Organization of American States, which is mulling Venezuela’s suspension.
Venezuela’s President Nicolas Maduro urges the United Nations to help the country overcome medicine shortages.
Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro has called the head of the Organization of American States (OAS) “garbage” for highlighting the crisis in Venezuela.
Venezuela slams the Peruvian leader for insulting the country in remarks during a visit to Washington.
Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro calls CNN an “instrument of war” after his country pulls the network’s Spanish-language channel off the air.
"I take this miserable and vile attack as recognition of my status as an anti-imperialist revolutionary," Aissami said.
In the first hostile move by the Trump administration against Caracas, the US sanctions the Venezuelan VP and his associate over their alleged role in drug trafficking.
Opposition parties in Venezuela hold their first protest rallies in 2017, calling for early elections.
The Venezuelan president said he wanted dialog with the opposition, but he refused to deliver an annual speech at the opposition-held parliament, violating law.
Venezuela arrests a substitute opposition lawmaker over weapons charges.
Venezuela’s opposition says it will not return to crisis talks with the government.
Opposition lawmakers in Venezuela pass a censure motion against President Nicolas Maduro in an attempt to trigger early elections.
President Nicolas Maduro has ordered a 50-percent increase in minimum wage and pensions in response to skyrocketing inflation.
Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro names a Hugo Chavez-era minister as the new vice-president amid a cabinet reshuffle.
Venezuela has released six political prisoners, including former presidential candidate Manuel Rosales.
The Venezuelan president extended the validity of 100-bolivar banknotes until January 20.
Head of the Venezuelan opposition Democratic Unity Roundtable (MUD) Jesus Torrealba pulled out of the crisis talks with government authorities earlier this month.
Venezuela’s opposition says it will not resume stalled crisis talks with the government next month because its demands have not been met.
The reopening was decided after President Maduro had a phone conversation with Colombian President Santos.
Venezuelan officials said on Monday that the three people were shot dead during violence over cash shortages on Saturday.
The first batch of Venezuela’s new banknotes arrived on a cargo plane from Switzerland on Sunday.
Venezuela extends the use of 100-bolivar bills until early January amid nationwide chaos and cash shortages over a decision to scrap them.
Protests and looting are reported across Venezuela as the country replaces widely-used banknote.
Venezuela’s President Maduro orders the border with Colombia to be closed for 72 hours to tackle currency smuggling.
"We are staying in the dialogue system but we are not going to take part in today's meeting," coalition leader Jesus Torrealba says.
Venezuela rejects its suspension from the South American economic bloc Mercosur as a coup.
The Venezuelan government and the opposition reach initial agreements as part of Vatican-backed talks on pulling the country out of crisis.
The Venezuelan government and opposition resume talks to resolve the persisting crisis in the country.
The Venezuelan opposition has given President Nicolas Maduro until November 11 to meet its demands.
The Venezuelan opposition threatens to quit talks with the government if Caracas fails to meet their demands.
US top diplomat Tom Shannon and Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro have held a meeting in the capital Caracas.
The Vatican envoy to the talks says the two sides have agreed on a long-term agenda for national dialogue.
President Maduro says Venezuela has “triumphed” over US-backed efforts to destabilize it after an opposition strike planned for this week fell flat.
Venezuela's capital Caracas witnesses mass pro and anti-government rallies.
“There has never been a parliamentary coup in Venezuela, and we shall not allow anything like this to happen,” Maduro said of attempts to impeach him.
Venezuelan police have used rubber bullets against protesters, leaving four people injured.
Venezuela's opposition-controlled National Assembly vows to put President Nicolas Maduro on trial for violating democracy.
The decision is a major blow to the Venezuelan opposition, which has been seeking to remove Maduro before the end of his term.
Holding Venezuela’s national flags, large crowds marched in Caracas on Tuesday to support President Maduro’s 2017 budget, which has bypassed the parliament.
The Venezuelan president has awarded Russian President Vladimir Putin the Chavez peace prize.
The brief meeting came amid simmering tensions in ties between Venezuela and the United States.
Venezuela's electoral authority has announced that a recall referendum against President Nicolas Maduro will not be held this year.
The 17th Non-Aligned Movement summit wraps up with calls on the UN to include more states in the Security Council.
The electoral board delays announcing of a date for the opposition to start gathering signatures against the president.