miércoles, septiembre 18, 2019

Colombia’s public news program goes off the air

Colombia’s renowned public television news program, Noticias Uno, will be taken off the air, the program’s producer said Sunday. Noticias Uno, Colombia’s equivalent to PBS NewsHour or BBC News, is arguably the only television news program with editorial independence and is run by some of the country’s most respected journalists....

‘Witness who was supposed to defend Uribe confirms bribery charge’

The first witness called to testify in defense of former President Alvaro Uribe broke and admitted he was bribed, newspaper El Tiempo reported Wednesday. If the newspaper’s source within the court room is correct, this means that the strategy to defend Uribe against the fraud and bribery charges began falling...

There are no kings, but there are two castles in Medellín

The first castles of the Middle Ages in Europe were military structures, fortifications with walls to protect citadels, with a courtyard and armored doors. Without warlike purposes, but inspired by this type of construction, in Medellín there are two buildings of this type. The SAR defines "castle" as a "strong...

300 tons of guacamole were sent to Europe from Medellin

An export of guacamole to the European continent was carried out for the first time from Medellín. The peasants of our department will be the first beneficiaries because they have already guaranteed the sale of their hass avocado crop. 300 tons of guacamole will arrive in Europe, from Medellín. It...

Tours of the green Medellin

The greatest natural charm of Medellín is nestled in the mountains, between the valleys of Aburrá and San Nicolás. This is Arví Park, a 1,761-hectare reserve that is connected to the city through a metrocable and which, according to a study conducted by the Mayor's Office in 2017, is one...

Egan Bernal receives hero’s welcome on return to Colombia

Thousands of fans received Tour de France winner Egan Bernal on his return to Zipaquira, his hometown in central Colombia. The cyclist, who was virtually unknown to the rest of the world until his historic victory earlier this month, was received not just by the people from his town but...
1 2 3 30
Page 1 of 30