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'Promise to love you for life': First woman mayor of Bogota marries girlfriend

The message was accompanied by four pictures of the couple dressed in white and carrying bouquets of flowers.

18 Dec 2019 3:58 PM

Colombia defence minister quits amid firestorm over deaths

Botero described the accusations as 'speculative information' and the military denied it knew that minors were present.

07 Nov 2019 12:21 PM

Colombia elects first woman mayor of Bogota

The elections were beset by violence in more than a quarter of municipalities, the electoral mission observatory said.

28 Oct 2019 12:15 PM

Colombia plane crash kills seven, three injured

The cause of the crash was not known and an investigation was underway, Ganan said.

16 Sep 2019 8:17 AM

Amazon nations meet in indigenous hut at Colombia over forest protection

The summit took place in wake of an international outcry over raging fires that have devastated swaths of Amazon in Brazil and Bolivia.

07 Sep 2019 12:02 PM


Colombian man sexually assaulted 276 kids, sold videos, jailed for 60 yrs

Colombian police said there could be more victims in Venezuela who have not yet been identified.

14 Feb 2019 3:01 PM

Trump repeatedly suggested invasion of Venezuela last year: US official

Two high-ranking Colombian officials who spoke on condition of anonymity to avoid antagonizing Trump confirmed the report.

05 Jul 2018 10:58 AM

Ivan Duque becomes youngest Colombian Prez, pledges to revamp FARC deal

41-yr-old Duque polled just over 54 percent to his leftist rival Gustavo Petro's 41.7 per cent with 97 per cent of the vote counted.

18 Jun 2018 12:19 PM

Hitman for Pablo Escobar caught partying, violating parole; re-arrested

Jhon Jairo Velasquez's presence at a raucous birthday party constituted a 'very serious' offence.

10 Dec 2017 3:54 PM

What's next? New Venezuela assembly has vast powers

Many speculate they will choose Diosdado Cabello, the hard-line leader of the ruling socialist party, as their chairman.

01 Aug 2017 10:17 AM


Bombing in Colombia mall kills 3 including French woman

The blast occurred in a second-floor women's restroom at the upscale Centro Andino in the heart of Bogota's tourist district.

18 Jun 2017 10:34 AM

Colombian garbage man uses discarded books to make library

Jose Alberto Gutierrez said that he started collecting books when he realised that people were throwing them away.

06 Jun 2017 4:48 PM

US slap new sanctions on eight members of Venezuela's Supreme Court

Earlier, US ordered sanctions against Vice President Tareck El Aissami, accusing him of his major role in international drug trafficking.

19 May 2017 1:20 PM

Colombia crash pilot reported he was out of fuel

'Ma'am, LAMIA 2933 has a total failure, total electrical failure, without fuel,' pilot tells the control tower in the recording

01 Dec 2016 7:39 AM

Making history: Father-to-be carries baby of transgender partner

Argentina has gone further with legislation guaranteeing free hormone treatment.

25 Dec 2015 10:09 AM