Chavez bumps opposition hopeful from airwaves

September 18th, 2012 - 12:34 pm ICT by IANS
Caracas, Sep 18 (IANS/EFE) Television coverage of a speech by opposition presidential candidate Henrique Capriles was interrupted Monday when incumbent head of state Hugo Chavez commandeered Venezuela's airwaves for an ... Read more...

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Over 200,000 affected by floods in Mexico

November 8th, 2009 - 1:57 pm ICT by IANS
Villahermosa (Mexico), Nov 8 (EFE) The number of flood-victims in the rain-soaked Mexican Gulf coast states of Tabasco and Veracruz has risen to 206,000, an official said. In Tabasco, the most affected area, ... Read more...

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