5,000 indigenous Mexicans forced to flee homes in land war

Thousands of people from the Tzotzil and Tzetzal ethnic groups have fled into the surrounding mountains fearing a bloodbath.

Dec 01, 2017, 07:26 AM IST
Mexicans burn Donald Trump effigies in Easter ritual

Mexicans burn Donald Trump effigies in Easter ritual

Mexicans celebrating an Easter ritual late on Saturday burnt effigies of US Republican presidential hopeful Donald Trump, whose anti-immigrant views have sparked outrage south of the American border.

Mar 27, 2016, 11:30 AM IST

At least 36 dead in Mexico bus crash: Official

A bus slammed into the back of a badly parked trailer-truck and burst into flames in Mexico on Sunday, killing at least 36 people and injuring four others, authorities said.

Apr 14, 2014, 00:04 AM IST

Film about rich brats makes Mexicans think

They`ve had everything in life and never had to lift a finger - until one day their dad decides to teach them a lesson and puts them to work. So goes the storyline of `Nosotros los Nobles`, a comedy causing a ruckus in Mexico by raising awareness about the risks of spoiling kids.

May 06, 2013, 10:53 AM IST

Mexicans overcharged billions for phone: Study

Mexicans have been overcharged $13.4 billion a year for phone and internet services as the industry dominated by billionaire Carlos Slim gouges customers and keeps the economy from growing, a study released on Monday said.

Jan 31, 2012, 12:44 PM IST

`Millions of Mexicans ready to cheat on spouses`

Some 12 million married Mexicans of both sexes are dissatisfied with their sex lives and open to the idea of cheating, according to estimates by the operators of a web site that facilitates "discreet" extramarital flings.

Dec 15, 2011, 15:57 PM IST