Guardia Indígena join Bogotá marches

Indigenous groups and Guardia Indígena arrived in the capital in recent days ready to participate in the third national strike.

The removal of Semana columnist indicts the magazine and threatens the...

Photo courtesy of @DCoronell Twitter Yesterday was one of those days that marked a turning point in Colombia's...
Zika virus Colombia

WHO: Zika virus ‘spreading explosively’ in the Americas

Diana Mejía takes a look at the Zika virus, which has triggered worldwide concern and caused an international health emergency As reports of Zika infections continue...
National Day of Memory and Victim Solidarity, Juan Manuel Santos

Sowing the seeds of peace

Events mark National Day of Memory and Victim Solidarity throughout Colombia On Saturday April 9, citizens around Colombia took to the streets once again in...
Human Rights Watch draws attention to hunger crisis in Wayuu community

Wayuu hunger crisis requires OECD intervention, urges Human Rights Watch

Human Rights Watch (HRW) has urged the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD), through a public letter, to examine Colombian government response to...

Further troubles on the Pan-American Highway

Policeman Boris Alexander Benítez was killed on March 19 during clashes between Minga protesters and public forces on the Pan-American highway.

Colombia’s best chef?

After 10 years of awarding professionals in the hospitality sector, the people at La Barra know what they’re talking about when they discuss the...
Palace of justice, Bogota

Opinion: The lies of Colombia’s politicians should not go unpunished

The Palace of Justice in Bogota where the inscription at the entrance reads "Colombians, guns have given you independence, laws...

The writing’s on the wall

In his latest column, Gerald Barr wonders what’s in a name as he ponders the incarnations – and reincarnations – of Colombia’s armed groups, particularly the AGC or Clan del Golfo.

Colombia Connection: UK Rules, OK?

From environmental collaboration to commercial connections, ties between Colombia and the UK are flourishing.