Justin Bieber In Colombia On April 12

(Today Colombia) Knowing the insane hype surrounding Justin Bieber, 22, it’s safe to assume his Colombia date in April will be beyond sold out. Justin, starting in February 2017, will travel across South America, giving...

Miss Colombia on Miss Universe flap: ‘It was very humiliating’

TODAY COLOMBIA (CNN) Miss Colombia says it's no coincidence you haven't heard her talk much about her experience winning -- and losing -- the Miss Universe crown. "I was disconnected. I haven't received phone...

Pearl Jam ‘Loses Virginity With Colombia’

TODAY COLOMBIA - During Pearl Jam’s first-ever concert in Bogotá on Wednesday night, Eddie Vedder referred to written notes as he spoke to the crowd in Spanish. “I’m going to say something I’ve never said...

The Price Is Wrong: Colombian Model Gives Away A Car By Mistake In ‘Price...

TODAY COLOMBIA - Colombia's Manuela Arbelaez thought her "Price Is Right" modeling days were over when she accidentally gave away a car, but it turns out ... she should actually be in line for...

Aniceto Molina, Colombia’s ‘Ambassador of Cumbia’, dies at 76

Aniceto Molina, the composer of some of Colombia’s most iconic cumbias, died in a hospital in Texas on Monday. Molina was the composer of iconic cumbia compositions like the “Cumbia Sampuesana,” “El Peluquero” and “La Gorra.” According to the...

Katy Perry announces Colombia gig

Global superstar Katy Perry is to perform in Colombia later this year, the singer announced. Perry will travel to the capital Bogota on October 9 to perform at Parque Deportivo as part of her “Prismatic World...

Colombia walks away with 6 Latin Grammys

Five Colombian artists walked away with a total of six Latin Grammys at the musical ceremony Thursday. Two of the awards were for singer Carlos Vives. Vives was awarded for six categories and won those of...

Colombia’s Carlos Vives favorite in Latin Grammys

Colombia pop singer Carlos Vives is among the favorites to win Singer of the Year in the 2014 Latin Grammys. Vives is the most nominated of Colombian contenders (with six nominations) and is also the overall...

Medellin close to bringing Rolling Stones to Colombia: Mayor

Medellin is close to bringing one of rock n’ roll’s best groups in history, the Rolling Stones, to Colombia’s second largest city, Mayor Anibal Gaviria claimed Thursday. According to the mayor, it is only a...

Mickey Rourke coming to Colombia to shoot movie

Legendary Hollywood actor legend Mickey Rourke will be coming to Colombia this month, local media reported Thursday. According to the reports, Rourke and fellow-actors Freida Pinto and Ryan Kwanten will visit Colombia to shoot Blunt...

Colombian Movie to Compete in Tokyo Film Festival

COLOMBIA NEWS -- The Colombian movie “Los Hongos” (The Fungi) is to compete in the official section of the Tokyo International Film Festival (TIFF) to be held from Oct. 23-31 and whose program was...

Film ‘Mateo’ chosen to represent Colombia at 2015 Oscars

Colombia’s branch of the Academy of Arts and Cinematography has chosen the movie ‘Mateo’ to represent the country at the 2015 Oscar Awards. “Mateo” was directed by Maria Gamboa and premiered earlier this year in March...

Benicio del Toro’s Pablo Escobar film premieres at Toronto Film Festival

“Escobar: Paradise Lost” tells the story of a young man who falls in love with a Colombian, which turns out to be the niece of the legendary leader of the Medellin cartel. Directed by Italian...

Colombia made it to the final after all: Shakira stars at World Cup closing...

COLOMBIA NEWS - Colombia's very own, Shakira, performed during the closing ceremony of football's biggest party ahead of Sunday's showdown between Argentina and Germany. Shakira, 37, performed with musician Carlinhos Brown in the centre circle...

Colombia’s Sofia Vergara ‘dating’ True Blood star Joe Manganiello

The Barranquilla-born bombshell, Sofia Vergara, is apparently dating True Blood heartthrob, Joe Manganiello, according to People magazine. The recently single Vergara, who turns 42 on Thursday, and Manganiello, 37, met at the annual White House Correspondents’ Dinner...

Shakira to perform in World Cup closing ceremony

Colombia’s beloved pop star Shakira will perform at the closing ceremonies of the FIFA World Cup. The Barranquilla-born beauty will perform her new single “La La La (Brazil 2014)” in the Maracana stadium in Rio...

Sofia Vergara and fiance Nick Loeb call it quits, again

Colombian actress and “Modern Family” star Sofia Vergara is single again, after separating with American businessman Nick Loeb, her former fiance, for the second time.  The Barranquilla-born bombshell announced on her celebrity social media WhoSay...

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Colombian Army Burns 814 Kgs of “High-Quality” Marijuana in Middle of Town

In Colombia, the seizure and subsequent destruction of 814 kilos of ‘cripy’ marijuana in the town of Florencia, Caquetá led to non-stop calls to...

Colombia In Top Ten in Expat Destinations in 2017

Colombia was chosen as the eight best country to live abroad, according to a survey conducted by expat resource website InterNations. InterNations reports surveying more...

Deadline Expires for Striking Avianca Pilots in Colombia

This Monday was the deadline for striking Avianca pilots, who are still in the process of being reinstated, to return to their jobs. Avianca, Colombia’s...

Tourists Face Being Thrown Out of Country On This ‘Hooker Holiday’

A risqué promotional video offers a drug-fuelled orgy offering unlimited sex with big-bottomed hookers in a “sex island experience” holiday in Colombia. The raunchy clip...

In Latin America, is there a link between abortion rights and democracy?

Three-quarters of all abortions in Latin America are performed illegally, putting the woman’s life at risk. Together with Africa and Asia, the region accounts...

Colombia Qualifies For World Cup 2018

Colombia qualified for next year’s World Cup on Tuesday after a dramatic last round of South American fixtures that also saw qaulity Uruguay and...

Who Are the Real Targets of Bogota’s Crackdown on Crime?

It was just before rush hour on Aug. 23, 2017, when the Bogota, Colombia, district police and SWAT squad came for the gangs of...

Corruption On The Rise in Latin America and the Caribbean

Corruption is a scourge that hurts ordinary people every day across the Americas. And when they speak out about it, far too often they...

Colombia President Signs Ceasefire Deal With ELN Rebels for 1st Time in History

A deal signed on Friday by Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos marks a significant milestone in efforts to end political violence in South America...

Avianca Pilot’s Strike Continues After Talks Collapse

Talks to end a strike by the largest pilots’ union at Colombia’s flagship airline Avianca were suspended after failing to reach agreement on wages...