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Hope fading for survivors as Mexico search enters third day

2017-09-22 10:36

Mexico is anxiously waiting for signs of life in the rubble of collapsed buildings as a desperate search for survivors of a devastating earthquake entered a third day.

Trapped girl a symbol for Mexico's quake rescue efforts

2017-09-21 13:07

A delicate effort to reach a young girl buried in the rubble of her school stretched into a daylong vigil, much of it broadcast across Mexico as rescue workers still struggled in rain and darkness early Thursday trying to reach her

#News24 ICYMI: Robben Island Museum appears to have overlooked warning; 2 die in horror crash and Motlanthe speaks about ANC

2017-09-20 18:24

A Benoni school boy dies after complaining of severe headaches when he was hit in the head by a pupil; two crushed to death when a truck overturned and landed their car and ‘Sleeping’ Mugabe naps through US President Donald Trump’s address at the United Nations General Assembly.

Some of the deadliest earthquakes in Mexico since 1985

2017-09-20 08:40

Some of the deadliest earthquakes in Mexico since 1985

UPDATE: Over 200 killed as 7.1 magnitude quake destroys buildings in Mexico

2017-09-20 05:17

A powerful earthquake has shaken central Mexico, collapsing buildings in plumes of dust and killing at least 226 people.

Storm warning for Los Cabos

2017-09-16 17:17

A tropical storm warning is in effect for the resort-studded southern tip of Mexico's Baja California Peninsula due to Hurricane Norma, which is forecast to pass nearby in the coming days.

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Hurricane Irma gave Florida a coast-to-coast pummelling with winds up to 200km/h on Sunday, while rescuers raced to assist survivors of Mexico's most powerful earthquake. Watch.

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Death toll now at 90 as aftershocks rattle southern Mexico

2017-09-11 09:41

It's become an outdoor life for many in the quake-shocked southern Mexico city of Juchitan, where a third of the homes are reported uninhabitable and repeated aftershocks are keeping many nervous people away from buildings still standing.

Aftershocks slow relief work in Mexico

2017-09-10 16:00

Government cargo planes are flying in supplies and troops are distributing food to jittery survivors of an earthquake that destroyed a large part of the Mexican city of Juchitan and killed at least 37 people.

#News24 ICYMI: Hlaudi has no regrets; DStv and internet connection could be affected by solar storm and John Smit warns Boks ahead of Wallabies clash

2017-09-08 18:22

Hlaudi Motsoeneng, the SABC and Tebele are ordered to pay legal costs for the SABC8; an update on the biggest quake in the century and DStv and internet connection could be affected by a solar storm - these are some of the top stories you might have missed today.

 

Mexico: Girl 'trapped in earthquake rubble' didn't exist

2017-09-22 07:48

Hour after excruciating hour, Mexicans were transfixed by dramatic efforts to reach a young girl thought buried in the rubble of a school destroyed by a magnitude 7.1 earthquake. But she didn't exist...

Earthquake hits Mexico ahead of F1 race, Perez donates R2.2-million

2017-09-21 10:46

A dark cloud has moved above Mexico, just over a month before the country is scheduled to host its grand prix.

21 schoolchildren among more than 200 dead in powerful Mexico quake

2017-09-20 11:01

At least 216 people have been killed when a powerful 7.1-magnitude earthquake struck Mexico, including 21 children crushed beneath an elementary school that was reduced to rubble.

AS IT HAPPENED: Mexico quake death toll surges to over 200

2017-09-20 08:15

A powerful earthquake has shaken central Mexico, collapsing buildings in plumes of dust and killing at least 217 people.

Mexicans march to protest violence against women

2017-09-18 11:05

Thousands of women of all ages have marched through Mexico City, demanding justice in the case of a young woman who was kidnapped and murdered.

Max threatens Mexico's earthquake-hit area

2017-09-15 10:17

Hours after barrelling into Mexico's Pacific coast as a Category One hurricane, Max has been downgraded to a tropical storm, threatening parts of Mexico's southwest with inundating rains.

Mourners sob, sift wreckage of huge Mexico quake

2017-09-11 12:49

Sobbing Mexican families have followed coffins through the streets and picked nervously at the ruins of their homes as help trickled in after a huge earthquake killed 90 people.

Families scramble for food as more are feared dead in Mexico quake

2017-09-10 22:55

Families have camped out in southern Mexico as rescuers dug for bodies amid warnings that the death toll of 65 from the country's biggest earthquake in a century could rise.

Race to rescue survivors from ruins of Mexico quake

2017-09-09 11:01

Police, soldiers and emergency workers raced Friday to rescue survivors from the ruins of Mexico's most powerful earthquake in a century, which killed at least 61 people.

Mexican quake biggest in century

2017-09-08 17:25

The death toll from a powerful earthquake that struck Mexico has risen to 32, the governor of the southern state of Oaxaca has said.

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