Chelsea is believed to have been in contact with Real Madrid about a potential move for Colombian midfielder James Rodriguez. The 24-year-old has struggled to impress under the management of both Carlo Ancelotti and Zinedine Zidane at...Show More Summary
Man City, Chelsea & James Rodriguez Man City, Chelsea & James Rodriguez Real Madrid and Colombian midfielder James Rodriguez is in the news on Wednesday, and not just because he’s dyed his hair blonde. The midfielder is today put on the radar of two Premier League clubs: Manchester City and Chelsea. Spanish daily El Confidencial deliver the news, […]
The “how” and the “when” of Colombia’s latest peace breakthrough are of course important — but so is the “where” and “with whom.” On June 23, the Colombian government and the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia-People’s Army (FARC) signed a bilateral ceasefire agreement, after more than five decades of armed conflict. For Colombia’s peace process […]
By Miguel Maravilla Photo: Golden Boy Promotions Undefeated Colombian bantamweight prospect Oscar “Jaguar” Negrete (14-0, 5 KOs) of Los Angeles by way of Tierra Alta, Columbia returns to the ring as takes on Jose “Flash” Bustos (11-6-3, 7 KOs) of … Continue reading ? The post Oscar Negrete headlines “LA Fight Club” this Friday appeared first on Boxing News.
My husband and I live down the block from Muslims. And gays. We have Jamaicans, Swiss, Colombians, Cuban refugees, Catholics, Protestants, Jews and a few undecided. As my neighbor puts it, we're the United Nations in one city block. Sometimes we all mystify each other. Show More Summary
Yeah, so Colombia took an early lead on the U.S. in tonight’s Copa América third-place match, but that means we once again get to check in on the cybernetic-lunged “El Cantante del Gol,” Javier Fernández. Tonight’s heavy metal “¡Gol!” spanned 37 seconds of uninterrupted, uh, “¡Gol!”-ing. I can’t even hold my breath that long. Read more...
Watch out for zombie digits! They’re ravenous for finger brains. These two delightful photos, entitled “Trick or treat“ and ”Om nom nom“, are from Action Fingers, an awesome series of photos by Colombian artist Alephunky. [via DezignHD]
Coffee-growers in Colombia are bracing for heavy La Nina rains which could hurt the country's harvest. ||| Bogota - Colombian coffee growers still dealing with the consequences of the El Nino drought are now bracing for heavy La Nina rains which could hurt the country's harvest even more, the head of the coffee federation said on Tuesday. Show More Summary
A monumental peace agreement was signed in Havana, Cuba yesterday between the Colombian government and the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia...
By PETER R. PIZANO and GABRIEL M. VELEZ Today, Colombians have much to celebrate. As President Juan Manuel Santos signs a cease-fire with its oldest guerrilla group, the country is overrun by soccer fever. Our national team lost recently in the semifinals of the Copa America. Show More Summary
Authorities in Colombia have launched a crackdown on ride-hailing service Uber, seizing more than 1,200 vehicles using the service in recent days. Colombian officials "have been carrying out a crash plan to control the streets and what...Show More Summary
Colombian artist Federico Uribe uses recycled shells and brass to make sculptures as well as mosaics. His story is that he is taking items of war and pain and turning it into something beautiful. He does recognize the impact his art has and where it is shown. Show More Summary
The BBC reports that the Colombian government and the Farc rebels have signed a historic ceasefire and rebel disarmament deal. It is hoped that the agreement will end more than five decades of conflict. The Farc insurgency is the longest-running in the Western Hemisphere. Show More Summary
Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos said that the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC) would stop its existence as an armed group following a historic deal between Bogota and FARC.
The Colombian government and rebel group Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC) agreed to a definitive cease-fire Thursday, taking an important step in ending half a century of conflict even as daunting implementation issues remain unresolved. Before several heads of state in Havana, President...
It ends a 52-year war
Mexico City (AFP) – Juan Carlos Osorio escaped the axe as Mexico coach on Thursday despite the humiliating 7-0 thrashing by Chile in the quarter-finals of the Copa America Centenario. The Colombian coach survived as a consequence of having guided the national team to nine wins and a draw before Saturday’s historic loss in Santa Clara. Show More Summary
Colombia's government and its largest guerrilla fighting group celebrated a bilateral agreement that will eventually disarm 7,000 rebels. It's the result of years of peace talks held in Havana, Cuba.
Colombia has been fighting the longest-running civil war in the world, and it may finally come to an end very soon. Here are three things you need to know about the state of the peace talks: 1. The Colombian government has reached a bilateral ceasefire agreement with the country’s largest insurgent group, the Revolutionary Armed […]
After more than three years of negotiations in Havana, the Colombian government and leftist FARC group announced Wednesday they had reached a bilateral ceasefire. Continue reading ? The post Colombian government and FARC rebels announce historic cease-fire appeared first on PBS NewsHour.