Last Updated: Tuesday, August 14, 2012, 11:39
Several women and children were among the victims, whose throats were cut.
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.
Last Updated: Sunday, January 08, 2012, 08:27
Threatening messages were left with the severed heads - a common feature of killings by drug cartels in Mexico.
Last Updated: Saturday, November 26, 2011, 10:13
The Zetas and Sinaloa have emerged from years of Mexican drug wars as the largest cartels in the nation.
Last Updated: Friday, October 21, 2011, 11:01
Mexican President Felipe Calderon said the US` practice has fuelled violence in Mexico`s border areas.
Last Updated: Thursday, April 07, 2011, 11:51
This hiring tactic was first used by the Mexico`s brutal Zetas drug gang.
Last Updated: Monday, December 27, 2010, 11:58
Record drug seizures and other blows have weakened criminal organisations.
Last Updated: Saturday, August 28, 2010, 11:08
Mexican officials warn there likely will be more bloodshed in coming months.
Last Updated: Thursday, July 15, 2010, 10:26
Jose Francisco Blake has been appointed as Mexico`s new interior secretary.
Last Updated: Tuesday, April 13, 2010, 10:51
Three Mexican cartels have joined forces to destroy a gang of hit men that has grown into a feared drug trafficking outfit with reach into Central America.
Last Updated: Friday, December 04, 2009, 12:11
Thirteen Mexicans have been arrested for building a clandestine tunnel, which was equipped with an elevator, under the border with the US, authorities said.
Last Updated: Monday, November 30, 2009, 09:37
At least 17 people were killed over the weekend in Mexico`s northern state of Chihuahua, including a women`s rights activist in Ciudad Juarez, on the US border, local officials said.
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