American jailed for sex offence in Colombia

Police in Columbia's second-largest city have arrested a California man for allegedly offering cash over Facebook to girls as young as 13 in exchange for sexual acts. The chief prosecutor's office released on Sunday a video showing Thomas Renno being handcuffed after arriving to the city of Medellin from San Francisco. He was making his … Continue reading American jailed for sex offence in Colombia

Colombian nun earns recognition as a top porn star

  A Colombian nun has become a top porn star. After spending eight years in a convent, Yudi Pineda decided to leave behind her conservative life and become the top porn star in country. The 28-year-old woman said: "I went to Uraba and I was at school when nuns came to visit us, and I … Continue reading Colombian nun earns recognition as a top porn star

MUST-BE-A-MISTAKE: Grandma rejects grandson after birth for being too ugly

An angry Colombian grandmother has rejected her grandson for being too ugly. She claims the baby doesn't look like any member of her family, and could have been swapped after birth. Image used for illustration purpose only. The incident occurred at a clinic in Santa Marta area of Columbia. Reports confirm this heartbroken grandmother returned her grandson … Continue reading MUST-BE-A-MISTAKE: Grandma rejects grandson after birth for being too ugly

Pablo Escobar: Weird stories you never read about the famous drug lord

Pablo Escobar [full names Pablo Emilio Escobar Gaviria] was born on 1 December 1949 and he died on 2 December 1993 during a police raid, but the Colombian drug lord is still remembered more than two decades after his death. He was a leader of one of the world's most powerful criminal organizations ever assembled. Around … Continue reading Pablo Escobar: Weird stories you never read about the famous drug lord

Gustavo ‘El Loco’ Quintero, Colombian music legend dies at 76

Gustavo "El Loco" Quintero, who is known for his hit track "Carita del Angel" among others, has died. His last performance was at a concert held in Medellin where he sang most of his popular songs on 10 December. According to a report from Telesurtv.net, the tropical music icon died at the age of 76 … Continue reading Gustavo ‘El Loco’ Quintero, Colombian music legend dies at 76

James Rodriguez – I’m comfortable at Real Madrid

Columbia and Real Madrid midfielder James Rodriguez has said he's happy at the club despite rumors of an unavoidable exit. He had a disappointing start in this 2016/17 season, and is yet to secure a first team spot in Zinedine Zidane's team. However, the 25-year-old whose real names are James David Rodríguez Rubio, insists he still … Continue reading James Rodriguez – I’m comfortable at Real Madrid

Chapecoense Team awarded Copa Sudamericana

Brazilian club Chapecoense have been awarded the Copa Sudamericana by South American football confederation Conmebol after the club lost its players and staff in a plane crash shortly before the finals. A total of 71 people, including 19 players and staff, died last Monday en route Columbia for the first leg match. According to a … Continue reading Chapecoense Team awarded Copa Sudamericana

All you need to know about the Brazilian Football Team we lost in Columbia

As FIFA president Gianni Infantino rightly said: "It's a very, very sad moment for football.". The Brazilian football club Chapecoense was preparing for their biggest game in history when an aircraft conveying them from Brazil to Colombia, via Bolivia, crashed near the city of Medellín in Colombia. Chapecoense was scheduled to play in the Copa … Continue reading All you need to know about the Brazilian Football Team we lost in Columbia

A very sad day for football – Gianni Infantino

Gianni Infantino, the FIFA President, has summarized his feelings on the death of 75 Brazilian players and media representatives who died in a plane crash on Tuesday. "It's a very, very sad day for football," Infantino said of the total 81 passengers on board the ill-fated aircraft which crashed in Columbia. The 46-year-old who holds dual nationality, … Continue reading A very sad day for football – Gianni Infantino

Breaking News: Plane with 81 Brazilian Players crashes in Columbia

A plane with Chapecoense Brazilian professional football players reportedly crashed in Columbia at around 10:15 p. m. local time in Cerro Gordo after disappearing in the Columbian airspace, the Jose Maria Cordova International Airport in Rionegro said in a statement, adding that there may be survivors. Brazil's Chapecoense players pose for pictures during their 2016 … Continue reading Breaking News: Plane with 81 Brazilian Players crashes in Columbia