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Fri, 23 Mar 2018 22:11:14 +0000
Dramatic Colombia comeback silences France in pre-World Cup friendly
Colombia’s national soccer team on Friday staged a remarkable recovery to beat France in Paris as preparations for this summer’s World Cup in Russia continued. Goals from Luis Muriel, Radamel… The post Dramatic Colombia comeback sil...

Fri, 23 Mar 2018 12:00:34 +0000
Poverty rate in Colombia decreases, but continues to grow in Bogota
Poverty in Colombia continued to drop in 2017. The country’s capital Bogota, however, saw its poverty rate increase for the third year in a row. The poverty reduction is good… The post Poverty rate in Colombia decreases, but continues to ...

Fri, 23 Mar 2018 11:00:00 +0000
US will again give $391M in aid to Colombia, despite Trump effort at cuts
The US Congress is set to finalize a 2018 budget that maintains aid to Colombia at its 2017 level, $391 million, despite efforts by President Donald Trump to slash the… The post US will again give $391M in aid to Colombia, despite Trump effort ...

Fri, 23 Mar 2018 10:00:48 +0000
Ceasefire with Colombia’s ELN rebels back on the table
Colombia’s government and the country’s last-standing guerrilla group, the ELN, announced on Thursday they are seeking a new bilateral ceasefire in support of ongoing peace talks. In a joint statement,… The post Ceasefire with Colom...

Thu, 22 Mar 2018 19:25:35 +0000
Colombia's 19th of April Movement, or M-19, was active as a guerrilla group in the 1970s and 1980s and later became a political party. The post M-19 appeared first on Colombia News | Colombia Reports.

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Fri, 23 Mar 2018 15:44:21 +0000
Candidate Iván Duque with decisive lead over Petro, reveals CNC poll
The right-wing candidate Iván Duque of Centro Democrático is leading in the polls, two months before Colombians cast their votes in the May 27 presidential elections.

Fri, 23 Mar 2018 14:29:33 +0000
Cooking Taichi: A restaurant where Chinese cuisine builds community
Striking a balance between authentic Chinese recipes and healthy dining is one of Cooking Taichi's many charms.

Fri, 23 Mar 2018 10:50:17 +0000
Slovenia’s Maribor Ballet presents Medea and Rite of Spring at Colón
As one of the most anticipated production companies invited to the Ibero-American Theatre Festival of Bogotá, the Maribor Opera Ballet presents two epic works at the Colón.

Thu, 22 Mar 2018 16:04:05 +0000
Uplifting Holy Week in Bogotá with Renaissance repertoire at BLAA
Four acclaimed international choral ensembles will perform at the main concert hall of the Luis Ángel Arango Library (BLAA) during Holy Week and concerts that shouldn't be missed.

Thu, 22 Mar 2018 14:13:41 +0000
Cerulean Warbler: A songbird saved by the mountains of Santander
A 19th century German explorer and endangered songbird have one place in common: the central mountains of Santander.

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