Venezuelan security forces clashed with rock-throwing protesters in the capital city Caracas after an opposition march against unpopular President Nicolas Maduro was blocked on Tuesday (4 April). Pro-government authorities reportedly closed subway stations and set up checkpoints, besides cordoning off a venue where Maduros opponents planned to meet for their latest demonstration. Tensions have been running high in the oil-producing country, especially after the pro-Maduro Supreme Court stripped the opposition-dominated National Assembly of its powers on 29 March.
Apr 5, 2017
Melania Trump-ed by Michelle Obama as internet goes crazy over the former first lady's hair [PHOTOS]
Acche Din for farmers in Yogi Adityanath's UP, but in Tamil Nadu, lack of leadership is hurting the community
Yogi Adityanath first Cabinet meeting: Govt waives farm loans up to Rs 1 lakh in UP; will finances hold?
A video, filmed minutes after a blast at St Petersburg metro station in Russia, shows people escaping the train carriage, with some lying injured on the platform. At least 11 people were killed and 45 others injured after an explosion rocked the subway on 3 April. An anti-terror investigation has been launched but other possible causes are also being investigated. Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev has described the explosion as a terrorist attack.
Apr 4, 2017
More than 200 people are still missing in Putumayo province as rescue personnel scramble to find survivors.
Apr 2, 2017
Demonstrators clash with police on 2 April in Ecuador as leftist government candidate Lenin Moreno appears poised to win the presidential election, while conservative Guillermo Lasso calls for a recount.
Apr 3, 2017
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