Colombia

Thursday, August 23, 2018

Thursday, August 23, 2018

Four men jailed for trying to smuggle £41m worth of cocaine into UK on private jet

Four men jailed for trying to smuggle £41m worth of cocaine into UK on private jet

Four men jailed for trying to smuggle £41m worth of cocaine into UK

Four men were found guilty of drugs offences after they attempted to fly £41m worth of cocaine into the UK on a private jet from Colombia

Thursday, July 13, 2017

Thursday, July 13, 2017

Shakira has a doppleganger - and you won't believe how alike they are

You won't quite believe how much Shakira's doppelganger actually looks like her

Rebecca Maiellano from Venezuela has a beyond-uncanny resemblance to the Colombian star

Tuesday, July 11, 2017

Tuesday, July 11, 2017

Guido Dante Fortunati, Kidnapping, Prison, Online Dating, Colombia, Abuse

Man 'kidnapped by prison escapee he met on dating site'

Man 'kidnapped by prison escapee he met on dating site'

Guido Dante Fortunati escaped from prison in May in Colombia

Ariana Grande's concert in Manchester was decimated by a terrorist atrocity in May

Fresh trauma for Ariana Grande as man arrested for threatening new concert attack

Fresh trauma for Ariana Grande as man arrested over concert attack threat

Colombian man threatened to attack concert in Costa Rica

Tuesday, July 4, 2017

Tuesday, July 4, 2017

Chapecoense were decimated by a plane crash last year

Chapecoense face relegation battle in Brazil months after plane crash

Chapecoense face relegation battle in Brazil months after plane crash

Club whose tragedy sparked a global wave of sympathy have suffered string of poor results

Monday, June 26, 2017

Monday, June 26, 2017

Boat sinks in Colombia reservoir leaving six dead and 16 missing

Boat sinks in Colombia reservoir leaving six dead and 16 missing

Boat sinks in Colombia reservoir leaving six dead and 16 missing

A passenger boat with four decks had around 170 people on board when in sank in north-west Colombia near Guatape

Thursday, June 22, 2017

Thursday, June 22, 2017

Cardona volunteered to help in the recovery operation after 9/11

9/11 hero fighting deportation is pardoned for 1990 drug offence

9/11 hero fighting deportation is pardoned for 1990 drug offence

New York governor Andrew Cuomo pardoned Carlos Humberto Cardona for selling a small amount of cocaine

Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Dutch journalists abducted while working in Colombia

Dutch journalists abducted while working in Colombia

Dutch journalists abducted while working in Colombia

Local police said Derk Johannes Bolt and Eugenio Ernest Marie Follender were taken by strangers on Monday morning

Monday, June 19, 2017

Monday, June 19, 2017

9/11 recovery worker faces deportation over removal order from 17 years ago

9/11 hero faces deportation from US over drug offence committed in 1990

9/11 hero faces deportation from US over drug offence committed in 1990

Carlos Humberto Cardona has lung, gastrointestinal and psychological problems caused by helping in the aftermath of 9/11

Tuesday, March 7, 2017

Tuesday, March 7, 2017

'I like books which like to do something different' - Julianne Pachico on her new book 'The Lucky Ones'

'I like books that do something different' - Julianne Pachico on her new book 'The Lucky Ones' and her career

Julianne Pachico on her new book 'The Lucky Ones' and her career

The author popped by the studio for a chat with Penny Smith

Monday, January 9, 2017

Monday, January 9, 2017

Scientists hope to test their theory on mice in the near future

Colombian scientists using snake venom to cure leukaemia

Colombian scientists using snake venom to cure leukaemia

Scientists in Antioquia using pit viper venom to combat deadly disease

Monday, December 19, 2016

Monday, December 19, 2016

Chapecoense crash: Medellin air traffic controller says he did nothing wrong

Chapecoense crash: Medellin air traffic controller says he did nothing wrong

Yaneth Molina says he and his team did everything correctly, even though another plane was given priority over the Chapecoense flight as it spiralled out of control

Thursday, December 8, 2016

Thursday, December 8, 2016

Marco Rocha is thought to have fled for Colombia

Chapecoense plane crash: Boss of LaMia airline 'missing' and thought to have fled the country

Boss of plane which crashed in Colombia thought to have fled country

Authorities suspect Marco Rocha has fled the country for Colombia, as questions continue around LaMia's role in tragedy

Thursday, December 1, 2016

Thursday, December 1, 2016

Chapecoense crash: Lamia plane 'was only designed for short distances'

Chapecoense crash: Lamia plane 'was only designed for short distances'

Charter plane was only used as a 'plan B' because request for direct Airbus 320 flight was blocked, reports claim

Wednesday, November 30, 2016

Wednesday, November 30, 2016

Another Colombia air crash reported hours after Chapecoense disaster

Another Colombia air crash reported hours after Chapecoense disaster

Goods plane crashes in Villavicencio, leaving four injured

Colombia aircraft 'may have run out of fuel', say investigators

Colombia aircraft 'may have run out of fuel', say investigators

Colombia aircraft 'may have run out of fuel', say investigators

The black box of LAMIA Flight 2933 to determine caused the crash which has killed 71 people

Tuesday, November 29, 2016

Tuesday, November 29, 2016

'Grief, shock and prayers for this unbelievable tragedy' - Twitter pays tribute to victims of the Columbia plane crash

#ForçaChape: Twitter pays tribute to Chapecoense players killed in Colombia plane crash

Twitter pays tribute to Chapecoense players killed in Colombia plane crash

A plane carrying 81 people, including the Chapecoense football team has crashed in Columbia

Chapecoense - A look into the football club with a meteoric rise now engulfed by tragedy

Chapecoense, the Brazilian Leicester City who were dreaming of rags-to-riches glory

Chapecoense, the Brazilian Leicester who dreamt of rags-to-riches glory

A club founded as recently as 1973 was on the verge of astonishing success when disaster struck

Plane carrying top Brazilian football team crashes in Colombia

Plane carrying top Brazilian football team crashes in Colombia

Plane carrying top Brazilian football team crashes in Colombia

The plane was carrying 81 people, only six of which are thought to have survived