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Chavez returns home after cancer surgery
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Chavez returns home after cancer surgery

Feb 18 2013, 4:16am CST | by

Caracas, Feb 18 (IANS) Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez said on his Twitter account Monday that he has returned home after a two-month cancer treatment in Cuba.

Caracas, Feb 18 — Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez said on his Twitter account Monday that he has returned home after a two-month cancer treatment in Cuba. "We have arrived again to the Venezuelan...

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Chavez returns home after cancer surgery

Feb 18 2013, 4:16am CST | by

Caracas, Feb 18 (IANS) Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez said on his Twitter account Monday that he has returned home after a two-month cancer treatment in Cuba.

Caracas, Feb 18 — Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez said on his Twitter account Monday that he has returned home after a two-month cancer treatment in Cuba.

"We have arrived again to the Venezuelan homeland. Thank you, God! Thank you, my beloved people! We shall continue the treatment here," Chavez posted on Twitter.

The 58-year-old leader underwent cancer surgery in Cuba Dec 11, reported Xinhua.

Last week, the Venezuelan government released the first images of Chavez following his surgery, showing him propped up in bed flanked by his two daughters.

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The Political Implications of Latin America's Slowing Growth

Oct 1 2014 1:59pm CDT | Source: Politics - The Huffington Post

For much of the past decade, Latin America--particularly the commodities exporting nations of South America--has been on an economic winning streak. Buoyed by strong growth in China and other emerging markets, demand for commodities worldwide grew exponentially, tightening markets and keeping prices high. Countries that produce and sell primary goods benefitted handsomely, realizing significant capital inflows that allowed governments to distribute new wealth. This directly contribut ...
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Scent of Che Guevara and Hugo Chavez?

Sep 26 2014 5:13pm CDT | Source: WND

(CNBC) What do late Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez, Marxist revolutionary Che Guevara, the Catholic Church and rappers Jay-Z and P-Diddy have in common? They have all got their own cologne. Cuban business group Labiofam have immortalised the Latin American revolutionary icons in a new perfume. Now ardent fans can purchase “Ernesto” which is said to have a woodsy, citric scent with hints of talcum powder. There’s also an apparently fruity fragrance call ...
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Venezuelan stores roll out fingerprinting machines

Sep 26 2014 4:58pm CDT | Source: WND

(Reuters) The Venezuelan government has started to fingerprint shoppers at some state-run supermarkets, in a plan to combat food scarcity which has been derided by some consumers weary of shortages. Shoppers have struggled for more than a year to find basic goods including powdered milk and cooking oil, as well as certain medicines and diapers. Currency controls implemented over a decade ago under the late President Hugo Chavez mean imp ...
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Venezuelan president follows Chavez's NY footsteps

Sep 23 2014 8:35pm CDT | Source: Townhall's

NEW YORK (AP) — Venezuela's Nicolas Maduro is following in the footsteps of the late Hugo Chavez in his first presidentia ...
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Popular Venezuelan cartoonist fired over drawing

Sep 18 2014 1:38pm CDT | Source: Townhall's

CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — A popular cartoonist said she lost her job over her representation of the late Hugo Chavez's iconic signature ...
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New York's Left-Wing Mayor to Speak at Labour Party Conference

Sep 17 2014 11:13am CDT | Source: Big Government

Bill de Blasio, the left-wing mayor of New York City, is set to address the Labour Party conference in Manchester next week. De Blasio became the first Democrat mayor of New York since 1993 last year when he won a landslide victory on the back of a radical left-wing campaign promising to hit the rich with high taxes. His presence at Labour's conference will raise questions about the political direction of the party that is still most likely to form the next UK government after nex ...
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Ukraine: Don't Rush to Judgment

Sep 16 2014 9:57am CDT | Source: Politics - The Huffington Post

It is not unusual for people to believe the propaganda that their side spews out non-stop with swaggering bravado. That's why propaganda exists. It works time after time, in every part of the world. In viewing the crisis in Ukraine, it is important to first examine our own propaganda. Do our news sources mention the U.S. role in Ukraine? Do they write or talk about the amount of money the U.S. poured into the last Ukrainian election in an attempt to prevent Yanukovych from being e ...
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Epic switch endangers election security

Sep 9 2014 7:07pm CDT | Source: WND

Barack Obama is well known for attacking voter ID laws, contending they are being pushed “by racist Republicans who want to disenfranchise blacks.” But now there are allegations claiming secure-ballot advocates are targeting transgenders. It was the Williams Institute that declared in a statement Tuesday that transgenders may face “possible disenfranchisement.” The institute said a study by its own Jody L. Herman and others found, “Many transgender people who have transitioned do not have ide ...
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Late Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez Revered In Controversial Revision Of Lord's Prayer

Sep 5 2014 10:12am CDT | Source: Politics - The Huffington Post

A member of Venezuela's United Socialist Party delivered a prayer at the party's Third Congress that has drawn criticism from some in the Christian community. María Estrella Uribe spoke in front of hundreds of delegates and President Nicolás Maduro, reciting a revised version of the Christian Lord's Prayer that placed former President Hugo Chávez at the center. Originally spoken in Spanish, the ...
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Venezuela taps Chavez' cousin to replace Ramirez at Oil Ministry

Sep 2 2014 9:33pm CDT | Source: Townhall's

CARACAS (Reuters) - Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro on Tuesday named Asdrubal Chavez, cousin of the late ...
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