Food crisis: Zim secures 100 000 tons maize grain from Mexico

2016-12-05 07:45

Zimbabwe has reportedly secured at least 100 000 tons of maize grain from Mexico to help avert the hunger crisis that has affected more than four million people in the southern African country.

Megacities key to reaching global climate goals

2016-12-01 15:55

The world's big cities must collectively cut their carbon footprint nearly in half within a decade if global climate goals are to be met, according to an analysis.

2 children shot dead at baby shower in Mexico

2016-11-28 10:25

Authorities in northern Mexico say a drug dispute may have been the motive in a shooting attack on a baby shower that killed two children and an adult.

Gunmen abduct six police officers in Mexico

2016-11-25 11:07

Gunmen have kidnapped six police officers in northern Mexico, sparking a massive manhunt involving troops, officials said.

Thieves steal sea turtle eggs in Mexico

2016-11-19 08:10

Thieves on donkeys have stolen newly deposited sea turtle eggs from their sandy nests on a southern Mexico beach.

500 kilogram man removed from home

2016-11-16 12:20

A Mexican man who weighs about 500 kilos and hadn't left his bed in six years has been removed by medical personnel for treatment.

Stunned Mexico ponders new US relationship

2016-11-09 22:29

Mexico has begun carefully laying the groundwork for a relationship with a new US leader who campaigned against its citizens and threatened to wreak havoc with its economy.

F1 'buffoonery' ruins a perfectly good product

2016-11-01 08:15

'The Mexican Grand Prix had everything; boredom, bad behavior and frustrating confusion', writes John Leicester.

Mexican GP: Gutierrez waits on Haas future

2016-10-28 07:03

Mexican driver Esteban Gutierrez expects his future with the Haas team to be decided in the next two weeks.

Mexican GP: Rosberg shrugs off 'bad for business' jibe

2016-10-28 07:03

Nico Rosberg shrugged off Formula 1 ringmaster Bernie Ecclestone's reported comment that a world title for the German would be 'bad for business'.


4 major global cities pledge to eliminate diesel vehicles

2016-12-03 11:56

Mexico City has joined with Paris, Madrid and Athens in committing to eliminate diesel vehicles from their cities by 2025.

World mayors gather to plot Trump-era climate plan

2016-11-30 21:55

Mayors from scores of the world's biggest cities have gathered in Mexico to plot their strategy for fighting climate change in Trump-era.

Mexican boy designs bullet-proof backpack

2016-11-25 15:07

An 11-year-old Mexican boy who lives in a northern city plagued by drug violence and shootouts has designed a bullet-proof backpack with a GPS tracker and an alarm system.

Mexican president vows 'new agenda' with Trump

2016-11-20 07:41

Mexico's President Enrique Pena Nieto says his government will seek a dialogue with US President-elect Donald Trump.

Mexico frees women raped, tortured to confess crime

2016-11-18 10:10

Three Mexican women who were raped and tortured by marines into confessing crimes in 2011 were released from prison after a judge acquitted them, Amnesty International said.

Trump victory: Perez dumps sponsor for 'mocking' Mexico tweet

2016-11-10 10:50

I will never let anyone mock my country,' says Sergio Perez as he dumps sponsor Hawkers glasses, for its racist tweet in the wake of Donald Trump's shock win in the US election.

After smashing Trump piñatas, Mexicans hope he loses

2016-11-07 09:41

Mexicans have smashed Donald Trump pinatas and torched the Republican White House hopeful's effigy. Now they hope he will crash and burn in the US presidential election.

Ferrari's troubles due to 'personnel problem' - Ecclestone

2016-10-28 12:41

Bernie Ecclestone has advised Ferrari to install an 'advisor' to help Maurizio Arrivabene run the great Italian team.

Mexican GP: Verstappen fixes bullish image with radio silence

2016-10-28 07:03

Max Verstappen has decided to cut back on his use of Red Bull's team radio because he is worried that his comments make him sound arrogant.

Mexico held 20 000 child migrants in 2015

2016-10-25 13:55

Mexico detained more than 20 000 unaccompanied child migrants, mostly from Central America, in 2015, authorities say.

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