Tuesday, Nov 29, 2022

Colombia

COLOMBIA NEWS

Colombia plane crash: Jet plane running out of fuel, pilot's final word

December 01, 2016 2:33 pm

The disaster on Monday night killed 71 people and sent shock waves round the global soccer world.

Indians among the detained migrants in Colombia, human trafficking suspected

June 11, 2016 3:15 pm

In the past 15 days more than 750 undocumented migrants have been arrested throughout Colombia.

Colombia to legalize commercial sale of medical marijuana

November 13, 2015 9:45 am

Colombia's government plans to legalize the cultivation and sale of marijuana for medicinal and scientific purposes

Small plane crashes in Colombia capital; 4 dead, 12 injured

October 19, 2015 7:38 am

Civil aviation officials said the plane had taken off from Bogota's El Dorado airport just minutes before it went down on Sunday in the Guaymaral neighborhood.

Colombia seizes 1 metric ton of cocaine on Mexico flight

September 08, 2015 7:59 am

Colombia is the largest supplier of cocaine to the US and much of the narcotic lands on American streets through Mexican drug cartels.

Colombia, Venezuela recall ambassadors amid border tension

August 28, 2015 11:15 am

Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos said on Thursday that his nation "wanted to tell the world... what had happened, because it was totally unacceptable."

Venezuela, Colombia vow more cooperation in border dispute

August 27, 2015 8:43 am

Diplomats left the meeting in this Caribbean coastal resort without announcing a decision to re-open the border crossing or end the deportations from Venezuela.

Colombian military plane crashes, killing all 11 on board

August 01, 2015 1:07 pm

The twin-engine CASA-235 reported a motor problem before it disappeared and its wreckage was found on a ranch in the province of Cesar, the air force sad.

Two bomb blasts wound 8 people in Colombian capital

July 03, 2015 11:40 am

The explosions appeared to be aimed at a private pension fund in different parts of Bogota. No group claimed responsibility but FARC, a rebel group, suspected.

Copa America, Argentina vs Colombia: Argentina edge Colombia in penalties, seal semis berth

June 27, 2015 8:23 am

Argentina, which lost last year's World Cup final, is trying to win it first major title since in 22 years.