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Just under a dozen of Colombia’s top politicians will be seeking to take the second most important office in the country, that of Bogota Mayor, later...

Bogota has a deficit of 12,000 policemen, the mayor of Colombia’s capital city said Monday. Mayor Gustavo Petro said that the city requires a total of 30,000 uniformed policemen; a far higher number than the existent 18,000. Colombia’s capital has nearly 8 million inhabitants, meaning that for every 100,000 inhabitants, there are 225 policemen. In New York City,...

BOGOTA  (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – When Colombian authorities intercepted phone calls between a young woman and a member of Colombia’s...

Macondo is a fictional town described in Gabriel García Márquez’s novel, One Hundred Years of Solitude TODAY COLOMBIA – A map of legendary...

Two women detained on suspicions of shoplifting have allegedly been offered release in exchange for sexual relations by policemen, reported Caracol Radio...

Colombia’s biggest airport, El Dorado in Bogota, does not have enough anti-narcotics agents to adequately check outgoing flights for drugs, local media...

Colombia’s government announced on Wednesday it hopes to finish the construction of the capital Bogota’s second airport in 2021. The start of construction...

TODAY COLOMBIA (Mike’s Bogota Blog) You’ll feel a little less bored these days while stuck in the usual traffic jam on Calle 26, thanks to...

Andrea Johanna Torres, alias Yayita, and her accomplices were responsible for robberies on 2 to 3 homes daily.   TODAY COLOMBIA – Bogota, Colombian...

TODAY COLOMBIA (PCWorld) Facebook users in Latin America will have a chance to pepper Mark Zuckerberg with questions next week when he heads to Bogota,...

Foto Abel Cárdenas / EL TIEMPO TODAY COLOMBIA – The use of the motorcycle has grown steadily in Bogota and around the country in the last 12 years,...

The legendary American hard rock band Kiss is set to return to Colombia after six years for a concert in the capital Bogota in April. Although the announcement...

Exactly on the day Mayor Gustavo Petro denied the presence of neo-paramilitary groups in Bogota, the city’s public television station received death...