Mexico news photographer found slain in capital

2015-08-02 10:23

A Mexican investigative magazine is reporting that one of its collaborators is among five people found slain in an apartment in Mexico City.

Mexico issues warrant for extradition of escaped 'El Chapo'

2015-07-31 09:25

A judge in Mexico has issued a provisional warrant to detain escaped drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman based on an extradition request from the US.

Mexico sentences 5 men to 697 years for killings of 11 women

2015-07-29 09:10

Mexican prosecutors have announced that they had won 'historic' convictions and sentences of 697 years in prison against five men for killing 11 women near the border city of Ciudad Juarez.

Hispanics love me, Trump declares at Mexican border

2015-07-24 10:26

Donald Trump has paid a visit to the Mexican border, predicting Hispanics would love him as president despite roiling the Republican race by branding Mexican immigrants rapists and criminals.

Mexican soldiers suspected in 7 disappearances

2015-07-21 11:16

Mexican military investigators have found evidence showing that soldiers were likely involved in the disappearance of seven young people in northern Zacatecas state, the defence ministry says.

Mexico arrests 7 officials over escape of drug kingpin

2015-07-18 08:25

The Mexican Attorney General's office says it had arrested seven officials over suspected involvement in the jail break of drug kingpin Joaquin 'El Chapo' Guzman.

Mexico probing delivery of prison plans for drug lord escape

2015-07-17 09:53

Mexico is investigating who could have given plans of a maximum security prison to accomplices of kingpin Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman in his second jail break, a senior government minister says.

Mexico police search hotels, hospitals for 'El Chapo'

2015-07-16 07:23

Mexican authorities are searching hotels, hospitals and funeral homes in a massive manhunt for fugitive drug lord Joaquin 'El Chapo' Guzman, while boosting operations at the Guatemala border, officials say.

Mexico F1 renovations '90% complete'

2015-07-15 14:24

"I am impressed with the progress,' said the FIA's Charlie Whiting who reports that Mexico is on track for its return to F1 in November 2015.

Donald Trump receives threat from Mexican drug lord

2015-07-14 12:41

The FBI is investigating threatening tweets to Trump purported to have originated from Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman, a notorious Mexican drug lord who has escaped from prison.


Mexican judge suspends US extradition order for fugitive El Chapo

2015-08-01 13:27

A Mexican judge has temporarily suspended a US extradition order for the fugitive drug load Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman even though the federal attorney general's office had approved it a day earlier.

At least 16 dead as truck hits pilgrims in Mexico

2015-07-30 09:27

A truck has plowed into a crowd of pilgrims after apparently losing its brakes in north-central Mexico, killing at least 16 people and injuring 30 others, authorities say.

Parents of 43 missing Mexican students demand new search

2015-07-27 11:46

Parents and relatives of 43 Mexican students missing for 10 months and presumed dead have marched to demand the government resume the search for the young men.

7 'tortured' bodies found in southern Mexico

2015-07-24 08:17

Seven corpses, including some with signs of torture and a decapitated body, were discovered in the violence-plagued southern Mexican state of Guerrero, authorities said Thursday.

11 killed in ambush in northern Mexico - reports

2015-07-20 09:56

Eleven man have been killed and five others wounded in an ambush in a rural part of northern Mexico, a reports say.

Mexican president faces music after drug lord escapes

2015-07-18 06:59

Mexico's president faced a howling political and public relations nightmare as he arrived home from an overseas trip to confront fallout from the escape from prison of the country's most notorious drug lord.

Peanuts, TV, escape hatch: El Chapo's cell

2015-07-16 22:01

Seventeen steel doors that only open electronically separate the outside world from prison cell number 20, where Mexican drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman lived for 17 months.

Dolores rapidly strengthens to category 4 hurricane – NHC

2015-07-15 18:30

Hurricane Dolores is rapidly strengthening to a category 4 hurricane off Mexico’s Pacific coast, with maximum sustained winds increasing to near 200km/h, the US National Hurricane Centre says.

Video shows drug lord El Chapo's daring escape

2015-07-15 07:28

Mexico's government has released a video showing fugitive drug lord Joaquin 'El Chapo' Guzman going into his prison cell's shower and bending down behind a short dividing wall before disappearing.

US calls 'El Chapo' capture a priority

2015-07-14 07:43

The United States says it is prioritising the capture of Mexican drug kingpin Joaquin 'El Chapo' Guzman, who escaped from a maximum security prison over the weekend.

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