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Activist architects: Designing social change
Architecture culture has changed, but challenges facing the 21st century city cannot be addressed by architects alone.
Last updated: 01 Oct 2014 14:56 GMT
Colombia cyclists return to world stage
Coaches credit rigid training regime based on scientific data and mental training for recent success.
Last updated: 15 Sep 2014 01:39 GMT
Colombian drug hitman 'Popeye' released
John Jairo Vasquez, trusted lieutenant of drug kingpin Pablo Escobar, freed after serving 22 years of 30-year sentence.
Last updated: 28 Aug 2014 03:29 GMT
Colombia's image problem: Moving forward?
Colombia is leaving behind its painful history of drug trafficking.
Last updated: 17 Jul 2014 08:41 GMT
Colombia's new generation is born
South Americans play first World Cup in 16 years but try to avoid false dawn that marked disastrous USA '94 campaign.
Last updated: 13 Jun 2014 22:10 GMT
Pablo Escobar tours entice Colombia visitors
'Colombia: The only danger is wanting to stay,' tourism promoters say, challenging stereotypes of drugs and violence.
Last updated: 07 Jun 2014 12:06 GMT
Analysis: Why leftists don't win in Colombia
Despite deep inequality and South America's leftward tilt, Colombia's voters consistently favour conservatives.
Last updated: 26 May 2014 10:23 GMT
Five reasons to care about Colombia's polls
Arms dealers, coffee drinkers and potential holidaymakers, take note.
Last updated: 25 May 2014 07:31 GMT
Colombians reflect on election issues
Security, health, education and the economy rank as the most important issues for Colombians.
Last updated: 24 May 2014 12:36 GMT
Did Colombia's war on drugs succeed?
Security in Colombia has improved, but critics say campaign caused human rights abuses and empowered Mexican cartels.
Last updated: 22 May 2014 11:24 GMT
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