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Strong quake rattles Mexico

Last Updated: Friday, April 18, 2014, 22:19

A powerful 7.0-magnitude earthquake rattled Mexico City on Friday, swaying buildings, shattering windows and prompting people to rush into the street as power went out, authorities said.

Mexico exhumes 7 bodies near Acapulco

Last Updated: Monday, November 18, 2013, 09:39

Authorities in southern Mexico have exhumed the bodies of seven men from clandestine graves near the Pacific coast resort of Acapulco.

Quakes hit southern Mexico, no reported injuries

Last Updated: Sunday, October 06, 2013, 23:31

A pair of moderately strong earthquakes on Sunday shook Acapulco and much of the Guerrero state coast that was recently hard-hit by deadly rain-induced landslides, but there were no immediate reports of injuries or damage.

Mexico scours for dozens missing amid floods as storms abate

Last Updated: Saturday, September 21, 2013, 15:52

Rescuers cleared mud from shattered houses on Friday, searching for dozens of people missing after a mudslide flattened their village in southwest Mexico as some of the most destructive storms to hit the country in decades abated.

Mexico storm Manuel upgraded to hurricane, death toll reaches 80

Last Updated: Thursday, September 19, 2013, 14:25

Looting broke out in the flooded Mexican beach resort of Acapulco on Wednesday as the government struggled to reach tens of thousands of people cut off by flooding that had claimed at least 80 lives.

Mexico storms: Thousands of tourists still trapped in Acapulco

Last Updated: Wednesday, September 18, 2013, 12:37

The Army rescued around 2,000 tourists and airlifted them from the Acapulco resort to safety after the area was swamped with flood water by Tropical Storm Manuel. However, around 40,000 more tourists continue to be trapped in the city.

6.1 magnitude earthquake jolts Mexican capital

Last Updated: Wednesday, August 21, 2013, 19:08

A moderately strong earthquake shook Mexico`s capital on Wednesday, but there were no immediate reports of injuries or damages.

Antonio Banderas guest of honour at Acapulco film festival

Last Updated: Saturday, November 17, 2012, 14:56

Spanish actor Antonio Banderas will have the honour of inaugurating Nov 24 the 8th Acapulco International Film Festival

Twenty-eight killed in Mexico violence

Last Updated: Wednesday, April 11, 2012, 10:13

At least 28 people were reported killed in Mexico in the past 24 hours, including seven whose bodies were found in a vehicle in the Pacific resort city of Acapulco.

Peacocks, prostitutes found inside Acapulco prison

Last Updated: Tuesday, November 08, 2011, 16:15

Two peacocks, 100 fighting cocks, 19 prostitutes and two sacks filled with marijuana were found in the prison.

Five killed in shootout in Mexican resort of Acapulco

Last Updated: Tuesday, May 31, 2011, 14:00

Shootings in Mexico`s Pacific coast resort of Acapulco left two police officers and three suspected drug cartel gunmen dead, police said.

Ferrer and Dulko claim Acapulco tennis titles

Last Updated: Sunday, February 27, 2011, 23:15

David Ferrer retained his ATP title in a thrilling three set win over Nicolas Almagro.