May 06, 2021 8:45 am
The protests began last Wednesday against a proposed tax reform. Although the tax plan was shelved, the protests have since morphed into a broader show of opposition against Duque's government, poverty and police violence.
April 23, 2021 8:18 am
The attack took place in the rural municipality of Caldono in Colombia's Cauca province — a region that is a strategically important for drug trafficking.
March 12, 2021 10:58 am
Journalist Carlos Orduz of ESPN Colombia was one of the panelists on the live show when a part of the set fell on his back, throwing him face-first on to the table in front of him.
January 06, 2021 9:25 am
Over the past week, Colombia has been reporting more than 11,000 infections per day, while in some cities ICU wards for coronavirus patients have reached 90% occupancy rates.
November 07, 2020 5:56 pm
Marlene Alfonso, who calls herself ’’Toothless Cindy,” or “Cindy sin Dientes” in Spanish, is one of the dozens of Venezuelan migrants who work on Bogota’s public bus system every day.
November 05, 2020 9:49 am
The ex-combatants have been calling for a faithful implementation of the landmark 2016 peace deal, considered pivotal in bringing down overall levels of violence in Colombia.
October 20, 2020 8:54 pm
Protesters in Colombia have demanded that the president meet with Indigenous groups to discuss rising violence in parts of the country. Trade unions and student groups have also called for a national strike.
October 11, 2020 2:35 pm
Ex-president Alvaro Uribe is being investigated for witness tampering and has been accused of having links to paramilitary groups. He had been under house arrest since August.
September 26, 2020 11:25 am
Red Comunitaria Trans, a Colombian trans rights group said on Twitter that Juliana Giraldo Diaz had been murdered in cold blood.
September 12, 2020 2:41 pm
Following protests over the death of Javier Ordonez at the hands of the police, defense minister Carlos Holmes Trujillo said "the national police apologize for any violation of the law or ignorance of regulations by any members of the institution."