Mexican company gets deal to invest in Cuba

2015-03-01 12:29

A Mexican meat processing firm is the first international company to get approval for an investment project in Cuba's first special economic development area.

Vatican apologises to Mexico for Pope's drug remarks

2015-02-25 20:38

Pope Francis’ casual speaking style has gotten him into diplomatic trouble following his remarks about the risk of Argentina suffering a criminal 'Mexicanisation' due to the spread of drug gangs there.

Mexico upset by Pope’s alleged 'Mexicanisation' remarks

2015-02-24 06:35

Mexico is sending a letter to the Vatican to complain about remarks attributed to Pope Francis about the risk of Argentina suffering a criminal 'Mexicanisation' due to the spread of drug gangs there.

At least 16 dead in Mexico bus-train crash

2015-02-14 08:30

A passenger bus and a freight train have collided at a grade crossing in northern Mexico, killing at least 16 people and injuring 22, a Mexican official says.

Mexican forces locate 10 kidnap victims

2015-02-09 11:22

Soldiers have located 10 people who say they were fleeing their kidnappers in the embattled state of Guerrero and arrested two suspected gang members, Mexico's government says,

Mexico police find 61 bodies

2015-02-07 07:35

Mexican police have found 61 bodies, including children, in an abandoned crematorium that closed more than a year ago.

Survivors recall panic in Mexico City hospital blast

2015-01-30 08:50

Survivors of a Mexico City hospital blast recall the panic and the mayhem after a gas leak caused an explosion.

Four die in Mexico children's hospital blast

2015-01-29 20:58

At least four people have died and dozens have been injured as a truck transporting a gas tank blew up outside a children's hospital in Mexico City.

Monarch butterflies rebound in Mexico

2015-01-27 20:55

Monarch butterflies numbers recovered this year in Mexico, but are still dangerously low.

Mexico to use drones to protect endangered porpoise

2015-01-20 05:00

Mexico is to use drones to protect endangered Vaquita porpoise in the Sea of Cortez.


Mexico captures Knights Templar cartel leader

2015-02-28 16:22

Mexican police have nabbed most-wanted drug lord Servando Gomez, a former schoolteacher whose Knights Templar cartel smuggled drugs to the US.

Mexico rescues 100+ animals from overcrowded private zoo

2015-02-24 18:25

Mexican authorities say they have rescued more than 100 animals from abusive, overcrowded conditions at a private zoo.

Ensure journalists' safety, Mexican govt told

2015-02-18 10:37

The US ambassador to Mexico has condemned attacks on journalists in the country and says it is the government’s responsibility to ensure they are protected.

Crematorium delivers floor sweepings, not ashes

2015-02-12 13:48

Mexico says a crematorium where bodies have been found delivered floor sweepings, not ashes, to relatives.

Mexico hunts crematorium owner after 60 bodies found

2015-02-07 16:06

Mexican police have launched a manhunt for the owner of an abandoned crematorium after 60 bodies, including children, were found rotting in the Acapulco facility.

Troops kill 8 gang members in Mexican highway battle

2015-02-05 12:07

Mexican federal troops have killed eight alleged gang members in battles along a highway near the US border in the northern state of Tamaulipas, a region plagued by a bloody dispute between drug cartels.

Babies found alive after hospital explosion

2015-01-30 07:16

A gas truck explosion has ripped through a maternity hospital on the western edge of Mexico City, killing one woman and two children and injuring dozens, with several babies found alive in the rubble.

Mexico: Murdered students were mistaken for rival gang

2015-01-28 09:49

The 43 Mexican students who disappeared have been murdered on the orders of a drug cartel who mistook them for members of a rival gang, the government says, finally confirming the deaths of the students.

Mexico protests continue for missing students

2015-01-27 11:01

Protesters in Mexico City are marking four months since the disappearance of 43 rural teachers' college students in southern Mexico.

Scientists degrade nappies using mushrooms

2015-01-19 11:06

Scientists in Mexico City have created a novel way to reduce diaper waste, using hay and mushroom seeds and recycling the plastic and gel found inside what is traditionally a wasteful, but essential, item for babies and mothers.

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