A star is born: Teen sensation Hernández strikes twice on debut...

Years from now there would be no other reason to remember Colombia’s 3-1 victory over Costa Rica if not for a teenager. As expected, Los...

Situation worsens on Colombian-Venezuelan border

Health workers call for international emergency as sky rocketing HIV cases and sheer numbers of people strain public services on the Colombian-Venezuelan border.

Oregon delegation learns from Colombia’s rapid transformation

A delegation of public officials and business leaders from Portland, Oregon, USA arrived in Bogotá this month to experience first-hand what’s behind Colombia’s rapid transformation on the world stage.

The Best Coffee Shops in the Riviera Maya

South of Cancun and found along the Caribbean coastline sits the Riviera Maya. This incredibly beautiful part of Mexico now welcomes more and more...

De minimis non curat lex: Our moral hazard

The Latin principle de minimis non curat lex suggests that the law cares not for small matters. However, it is how countries treat these...

In Colombia, one homeless person is killed every day

New research has revealed that one homeless person is killed every day in Colombia. The study--conducted by Colombian NGO Temblores using data from the National Forensic Institute, the national police and...

Colombia among nations blacklisted by OECD for providing “golden visas”

Along with 20 other nations, Colombia has been blacklisted by thinktank OECD for providing visa and passport schemes that allow tax and financial advantages....

Ser pilo will no longer pay

Ser Pilo Paga, which set out to open university education opportunities, had a mixed report card.
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Is James on his way to Juventus?

Rumours have swirled thick enough for them to have become reports as Colombian star James Rodriguez is now tipped for a move to Italian...

The opening buzzer sounds for Colombian basketball season

Colombia’s professional basketball league will be heading for a slam dunk in 2018, with the announcement of a newly designed league and various changes that come with it.

“The problem with violence in Colombia is that the state is...

Conflict journalist Juan Miguel Alvarez, winner of the Simón Bolivar Award in 2017, recently spoke with The Bogotá Post about the role of independent...

SOFA stories: chats with people at this year’s geekfest

SOFA always attracts the weird and the wonderful – it’s a celebration of all things freaky and geeky. So we went to speak to some of the people with strange interests and hobbies.

El Campín draw leads Once Caldas to Copa Colombia finals

Once Caldas will face Atlético Nacional in the Copa Colombia final after having drawn their second game against Millonarios and winning 2-1 on aggregate....
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Largest ever Colombian Youth Olympics delegation

The Youth Olympic Games in Buenos Aires are underway and Colombia has sent 56 athletes. The games started on October 6 and run until October 18.

Atlético Nacional storms through to Copa Colombia final after comprehensive win...

Atlético Nacional have booked their place in the Copa Colombia finals after comprehensively beating Leones of Itagüi 3-1 in the last round of the...

SOFA 2018: Where to wander

With Bogotá’s annual geekathon now up and running, we take a look at some of this year’s highlights.