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Colombia is honoring author Gabriel Garcia Marquez at its largest literary event a year after his death, paying tribute to the Nobel Prize winner known for his fantastical blend of magic and realism. Bogota’s International Book Fair opened its doors on Tuesday with a special commemoration for the Colombian-born writer, who passed away at his home in Mexico City in April...

TODAY COLOMBIA – Colombia’s Manuela Arbelaez thought her “Price Is Right” modeling days were over when she accidentally gave away...

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 composer’s son, the musician died of a lung infection in the University Hospital of San Antonio. “In tears...

Use phrases that translate into completely different meanings in English If a Colombian calls someone a “parce,” they are not referring to their bed...

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...

TODAY COLOMBIA – Miss Colombia Paulina Vega, a relative pageant newcomer, has been crowned Miss Universe, beating out first runner-up Miss USA...

TODAY COLOMBIA – Paulina Vega, Miss Colombia, Sunday tonight was crowned as the most beautiful woman in the universe. The beauty queen excelled...

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...

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...

Ever spoken to someone who speaks the same language as you, and not understood what they were talking about? ‘The dangerous one’ takes slang...

Slain Colombian drug lord Pablo Escobar is difficult to judge as “to some he’s still a Robin Hood, but to the rest of the world he is a monster,”...

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...

The expensive designer drug 2C-B is quickly becoming popular in Colombia’s nightlife, where it reportedly has become the favorite drug of the social...