#Colombia

.Colombia
Colombia's military with Dairo Antonio Úsuga in handcuffs. (Photo credit: AP)

  • Dairo Antonio Usuga is the head of a  narco-trafficking gang ‘Gulf Clan’
  • He was e world's most-wanted drug trafficker
  • US Drug Enforcement Administration placed a bounty of $5 million on him

.Bogotá, Bogota, Colombia
Colombia's military presented Úsuga to the media in handcuffs. (Photo credit: AP)

  • President Iván Duque likened the arrest to the capture of Pablo Escobar
  • The drug lord was on the US Drug Enforcement Administration's most-wanted fugitives list
  • Intelligence on his hideout was provided by the US and the UK

.New York, NY, USA
The hippopotamuses at Pablo Escobar's ranch has more than doubled since 2012. (Photo Credit: Representative Image/Unsplash)

  • These hippopotamuses are also called as "cocaine hippos"
  • These hippos had bred so successfully that they had spread out from their original home
  • The Colombian government has so far sterilized 24 hippos

New Delhi, Oct 3 (PTI) Colombian Foreign Minister Marta Lucia Ramirez held talks with senior officials of the Science and Technology Ministry and the ICMR and explored the possibility of ...

New Delhi, Oct 2 (PTI) External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar on Saturday held extensive talks with his visiting Colombian counterpart Marta Lucia Ramirez with a focus on boosting bilateral ties ...

New Delhi, Oct 2 (PTI) India and Colombia exchanged views on possible scientific cooperation in the biotechnology sector as the latter showed willingness for a tie-up in the areas of vaccines, ...

Yankton (USA), Sep 26 (PTI) Indian archer Jyothi Surekha Vennam lost a nerve-wracking final to Colombian world number three Sara Lopez to settle for a silver in the compound women's individual ...

Yankton (USA), Sep 25 (PTI) Indian archer Jyothi Surekha Vennam lost a nerve-wracking final to Colombian heavyweight Sara Lopez to clinch a silver in the compound women’s individual section at ...

Yankton (USA), Sep 25 (PTI) The Indian women's and mixed pair compound archery teams signed off with silver medals after lop-sided losses to Colombia at the World Championships here.

Yankton, Sep 23 (PTI) The Indian women's compound archery team defeated hosts USA 226-225 to enter the finals but the men's team lost in the last-eight stage of the World Championship here.