Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman

Mexico seizes 6 planes in Sinaloa cartel`s base

Mexican marines have seized six small planes and detained three suspects with guns and drugs on a ranch in a western state where the government recently nabbed Sinaloa drug cartel leader Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman.

Mar 09, 2014, 03:36 AM IST

In Mexico, 2,000 protest for drug lord`s release

Some 2,000 people demonstrated in support of Mexican drug kingpin Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman in his northwestern home state Wednesday, chanting "release him" following his weekend arrest.

Feb 27, 2014, 11:55 AM IST

Mexican drug lord moves to block US extradition

Mexico`s powerful drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman sought Monday to prevent any extradition bid by the United States, where he faces charges for smuggling massive amounts of cocaine.

Feb 25, 2014, 13:10 PM IST

US drone, phone taps used to hunt Mexican drug lord

US authorities announced plans to seek the extradition of Mexico`s most powerful drug lord after his capture in a US-backed operation that included a drone, cellphone intercepts and elite Mexican marines.

Feb 24, 2014, 14:32 PM IST

Mexican drug lord at No 41 on Forbes’ most powerful list

Forbes Magazine named drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman — a fugitive reputed to be hiding in the mountains of northern Mexico — to its list of the 67 "World`s Most Powerful People" on Wednesday.

Nov 12, 2009, 13:15 PM IST