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Tue, 23 Oct 2018 12:00:44 +0000
Government ‘in contempt of court’: Colombia’s war crimes tribunal
Colombia’s war crimes tribunal said it will sue the government if the transitional justice system doesn’t receive information about assets seized from the FARC within three days. According to the… The post Government ‘in conte...

Tue, 23 Oct 2018 11:00:54 +0000
Colombia’s disgraced health companies continue to rip off patients: comptroller
Colombia’s Comptroller General seized assets of 10 health intermediary companies for charging patients for treatments covered by their . According to the Comptroller General’s Office, the so-called EPS intermediaries charged both… ...

Mon, 22 Oct 2018 19:59:03 +0000
Pope and Duque discuss Colombia’s peace, corruption and drugs
Pope Francis received Colombia’s President Ivan Duque on Monday, stressing the need to continue a peace process that has been opposed by the head of state. Duque wouldn’t reveal much… The post Pope and Duque discuss Colombia’s...

Mon, 22 Oct 2018 11:00:03 +0000
At least nine killed in central Colombia landslide
At least nine people were killed in a landslide in the central Colombian city of Barrancabermeja, local media reported Sunday. Local authorities declared a state of emergency after the landslide… The post At least nine killed in central Colombi...

Sun, 21 Oct 2018 15:00:04 +0000
Escape the Poblado tourist trap and let the real Medellin enchant you
Colombia’s second largest city Medellin is big, diverse and fun. Yet many tourists end up in what is arguably the worst part of town, Poblado, home to the provincial upper… The post Escape the Poblado tourist trap and let the real Medelli...

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Tue, 23 Oct 2018 13:10:22 +0000
Bogotá’s Mambo moves beyond financial uncertainty with fundraising Gala
The Modern Art Museum of Bogotá is hosting a fundraising gala to secure its future as the city's most important contemporary arts venue.

Mon, 22 Oct 2018 12:27:59 +0000
Colombia’s Museo Nacional inaugurates salon for pre-Hispanic antiquities
The Museo Nacional has inaugurated a new exhibition space dedicated to pre-Hispanic cultures and that showcases rare artifacts by the Muisca.

Fri, 19 Oct 2018 12:56:50 +0000
Guadalupe and Colombia’s other rainbow river
A devout town in Santander is promoting its own "rainbow river" to visitors and claims it's equally as beautiful as Cano Cristales.

Thu, 18 Oct 2018 12:45:53 +0000
Duque and Trump: A shared vision
President Trump is scheduled to visit Colombia next month, at a time in which the country faces a surge in coca production. Counterpart Duque must prove he isn't "just another Colombian president."

Wed, 17 Oct 2018 22:58:00 +0000
Colombia’s environmental cruzaders embark on a second ‘voyage’
Six Colombian environmental experts are hosting a one-day conference with students to share research on climate climate and eco-sustainability issues.

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