A desalination plant in La Guajira sparks hopes of solving crippling...

On the arid plains of Colombia's northeastern peninsula, the mostly indigenous communities are lucky if it rains twice a year. Some years, it doesn't...
Female FARC, drones

The Buzz: Fossils, fornication, flying high and female FARC

The Buzz: Fossils, fornication, flying high and female FARC plus Santa Marta’s health secretary gets hot under the collar over midday sex.
vuelta á España: Miguel Ángel López

Superman Lopez wins podium position as Yates rides to glory at...

  Colombia had a reason to smile as Miguel Ángel “Superman” Lopez finished third at this year’s Vuelta a España. 24-year-old Lopez capped off a...

Six more hostages freed by ELN, but will Duque budge on...

The ELN have released six hostages in the department of Chocó in a further indication to initiate peace talks with the government.   Policemen Wilber...

One social leader killed every 35 hours this year

Murders of social activists, human rights defenders and demobilised FARC members are the ‘gravest threat’ to the Peace Process, according to a recent report.

President Duque proposes education reforms aimed at strengthening public universities

President Duque has proposed new education reforms along with the axing of the controversial ‘Ser Pilo Paga’ program. Translating to ‘It pays to be...

Attorney General to investigate JEP over alleged cover-up 

The Attorney General of Colombia has accused the Special Jurisdiction for Peace (JEP) of concealing information that could amount to procedural fraud in cases...

Colombia tops Venezuela 2-1 in first match post-World Cup

In its first match since a heartbreaking penalty shootout loss to England in the World Cup Round of 16, some of Colombia's brightest stars...

Nothing dope about this law: Government proposes new crackdown on recreational...

The Colombian government has proposed a new measure that would do away with allowed minimum doses of recreational drugs in public spaces. Under the current...
ELN peace talks

ELN release three hostages as six others remain in captivity in...

After a month in captivity, the ELN have released three of the nine hostages that had been in their custody.The three soldiers, who had...