"People are laid-back, you can talk to anyone without any problem"
"Let me tell you peace is much better than war and Colombia will flourish after this peace deal like never before."
"The new generation are more sensitive with animals and in 15-20 years many things will be different"
Takis Dog Shelter
"I would like to lead the discussion more into a situation where it is a question of conscience rather than something I push through with a majority vote."
"There is going to be a major shift in consumers wanting to own their data"
Chief Strategy Officer at Storyful
"It began to feel as if one part of our school’s population was auto-segregating, building a wall between itself and the rest of society."
Director of Belgian schools group
"Whereas oil leaves the country, revenue from tourism doesn't. Money spent here stays here and can be reinvested, so resources linked to tourism stay in Angola and help develop the economy."
Amélia Carlos Cazalma
Tourism Development Expert
"Small differences need to be eliminated, which is why we take these measurements"
Meteorologist at European Commission's Joint Research Centre
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The leader of Colombia’s FARC rebels has accused the government of ‘‘repeatedly breaking” the terms of their peace deal
and has hinted he may
A deadline for FARC rebels in Colombia to hand over weapons as part of the country’s historic peace accord has been extended.
May 30 was the
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A UN official is said to have been kidnapped in Colombia by dissident, former FARC rebels who have rejected the peace process.
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As the death toll rises, rescue workers are rushing to bury identified bodies in the town of Macoa as soon as possible, to stop the spread of infection.
Funerals are taking place for some of the 273 victims of Saturday's disaster in the southern town.
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Colombia’s military has killed ten members of the country’s second biggest rebel group, including a number of women.
The number of people killed in flooding and mudslides in Colombia has now risen to more than 250, with more than 200 people still unaccounted for.
Families and rescuers claw through the debris in search of victims in Colombia's deadly mudslide
At least 200 people are now confirmed to have been killed in Colombia’s landslide disaster.
The death toll has risen above 250 following a giant landslide that sent mud and debris crashing onto homes in southwest Colombia.
The ‘La Havana’ peace deal signed last August between Colombia and the main rebel group, FARC, started the process to put an end to a 52 year armed conflict.
An explosion near Bogota's bullring killed one and injured at least 30 people, most of them police officers.
The last 300 members of Colombia’s biggest rebel group, the FARC, have reached a transition zone to lay down their arms under an historic peace deal with the…