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2 hrs ago | The Miami Herald
Fighting for his political life, Bogota's leftist mayor convened supporters for a Friday rally to battle his dismissal, an ouster that some believe could hurt attempts to make peace with the Americas' most powerful leftist rebel group.
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6 hrs ago | Inside Colombia
Is there a formula to describe why and how governments repress people who take to the streets to protest? Can we make sense of why tanks, anti-riots police and chemical weapons are often and increasingly used to control populations who speak truth to power? Indeed, there is one, and it involves a crucial component: legitimacy-the popular acceptance ... (more)
1944 - The Cuban Government agrees with importers to establish a flour subsidy to end shortages that have left Havana without bread.
The 82-year-old was rushed to hospital in Bogota, Colombia, where doctors thought she was suffering from a simple case of gastroenteritis, an infection of the stomach and bowel.
The peace community of San Jose de Apartado considered the official apology by Colombia's President Juan Manuel Santos on Tuesday as the first steps to restore a relationship of trust between the community and the state.
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Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos' popularity rose for a third straight month in December and he would be re-elected next year in a second-round vote, a poll published on Thursday showed.
Venezuela's murder rate has fallen by about a quarter this year, the government says, dismissing opponents' talk of ever-rising crime as propaganda.
Colombia's FARC rebels said Tuesday that the decision of Inspector-General Alejandro OrdoA ez to oust the leftist mayor of Bogota dealt "another serious blow" to the 13-month-old peace process between the guerrillas and the Andean nation's government.
I had the opportunity to visit Bogota, Colombia for a meeting of representatives of public sector unions from the Western Hemisphere.
Totó La Momposina, the great singer of Colombian traditional music, received a lifetime achievement award at the Latin Grammys last month.
A new home-grown Colombian app is helping farmers in central Colombia to check weather, get market prices and most importantly, connect with potential clients for their agricultural products.
Colombia's Supreme Court said it has convicted 45 congressmen and 7 governors for connections to paramilitary organizations since investigations into an ongoing "parapolitics" scandal broke in 2006.
A record half a million Colombians this year have requested a U.S. visa and 85 percent of those requests have been approved, the U.S. consulate in Bogota reported after the milestone was reached.
The Federation of Culinary Associations of the Republic of Cuba and the Cocinarte Academy of Gastronomy in Santiago de Cali, Colombia, signed an agreement to build closer ties and collaboration.
The mayor of Colombia's capital has told thousands of supporters the city will become ungovernable if he is forced from office.