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Earthquake with magnitude 6.1 shakes Mexico City

Earthquake with magnitude 6.1 shakes Mexico City

An earthquake alarmed residents of Mexico City in the early hours of Monday, sending many into the streets, Reuters witnesses said.

Feb 19, 2018, 13:01 PM IST
How Naked Cowboy, a Trump supporter, is spreading musical love in Mexico

How Naked Cowboy, a Trump supporter, is spreading musical love in Mexico

His wife was born in Mexico and despite him being a supporter of US President Donald Trump - who has in the past attacked Mexico with harsh words, has been strumming along on the streets of Mexico City.

Jan 13, 2018, 12:09 PM IST
Four F1 titles won, Lewis Hamilton has more to come

Four F1 titles won, Lewis Hamilton has more to come

Lewis Hamilton's fourth Formula One title lifts the Briton to another level, a great who now ranks as the most successful driver from a country that has provided more champions than any other.

Oct 30, 2017, 11:50 AM IST
World Archery Championships: India women enter compound team final

World Archery Championships: India women enter compound team final

The Indian team got the better of Germany 232-227 in the compound women’s team semifinals to set up a gold-medal match against Colombia at the World Archery Championships.

Oct 21, 2017, 08:53 AM IST
In Mexico, frantic rescuers keep up search for quake survivors

In Mexico, frantic rescuers keep up search for quake survivors

The 7.1 magnitude earthquake destroyed 52 buildings in the sprawling Mexican capital early afternoon on Tuesday, leaving thousands homeless and close to 300 people dead nationwide. 

Sep 23, 2017, 17:27 PM IST
Powerful 7.1 magnitude earthquake hits Mexico City

Powerful 7.1 magnitude earthquake hits Mexico City

A powerful earthquake jolted Mexico City today, causing buildings to sway sickeningly on the anniversary of a 1985 quake that did major damage to the capital.

Sep 20, 2017, 00:23 AM IST
At least 90 killed in Mexican earthquake, Oaxaca reports more fatalities

At least 90 killed in Mexican earthquake, Oaxaca reports more fatalities

The death toll from the massive earthquake that struck Mexico on Thursday night has risen to at least 90 after emergency services in the southern state of Oaxaca said late on Saturday there had been 71 confirmed fatalities in the state alone.

Sep 10, 2017, 13:07 PM IST
Mexico's biggest quake in century kills at least 36

Mexico's biggest quake in century kills at least 36

At least 36 people died when the most powerful earthquake to hit Mexico in over eight decades tore through buildings, forced mass evacuations and triggered alerts as far away as Southeast Asia.

Sep 08, 2017, 16:22 PM IST
At least six die in huge Mexico quake; small tsunami triggered

At least six die in huge Mexico quake; small tsunami triggered

Rescue workers labored through the night in badly affected areas to check for people trapped in collapsed buildings.

 

Sep 08, 2017, 14:36 PM IST
36 dead in Mexico quake; hazardous tsunami can hit in 3 hours

36 dead in Mexico quake; hazardous tsunami can hit in 3 hours

A strong earthquake with 8.1 magnitude struck southern Mexico on late Thursday. The tremors were felt as far as Mexico City. People were witnessed fleeing buildings. The quake triggered small tsunami waves and damaged buildings.

Sep 08, 2017, 10:39 AM IST
Tropical Storm Lidia leaves seven dead in Mexico's Baja California peninsula

Tropical Storm Lidia leaves seven dead in Mexico's Baja California peninsula

The storm, which continued to churn through various states, particularly in Western Mexico, also cut off power and damaged homes and roads in Baja California Sur, where some 3,000 people were taken to shelter. 

Sep 03, 2017, 16:15 PM IST

Sea lion found inside box on Mexican street

Residents of the Felix Ireta district found the marine mammal in a first-of-its-kind incident in the city, reports EFE.

Jul 26, 2017, 13:10 PM IST

Hurricane Fernanda strengthens in Pacific, no threat to land

The US National Hurricane Center reports that the storm's maximum sustained winds are at 145 mph (230 kph).

Jul 15, 2017, 20:27 PM IST

Mexico shootout leaves at least 15 dead

At least 15 people died Wednesday in a huge shootout between police and two rival drug gangs in northern Mexico, authorities said.

Jul 06, 2017, 08:18 AM IST
Angela Merkel urges speedy Brexit talks after UK vote

Angela Merkel urges speedy Brexit talks after UK vote

German Chancellor Angela Merkel urged Britain Friday to quickly launch Brexit talks with the European Union after Prime Minister Theresa May suffered a harsh election setback.

Jun 10, 2017, 08:54 AM IST
Angela Merkel says all Gulf nations, Iran, Turkey must work to ease Qatar crisis

Angela Merkel says all Gulf nations, Iran, Turkey must work to ease Qatar crisis

German Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Friday she was concerned about the situation in Qatar, adding that all Gulf nations, and also Iran and Turkey, should work together to find a solution to the regional dispute.

Jun 10, 2017, 08:45 AM IST

Six dead, 21 injured in attack on Mexican bar

The incident took place a day after fighting left 11 dead in the states of Sinaloa and Tamaulipas.

Jun 04, 2017, 08:38 AM IST

Mexican police shoot dead two drug cartel leaders

Mexican security forces shot dead two suspected drug cartel leaders in different clashes in the northeastern state of Tamaulipas.

Apr 23, 2017, 09:16 AM IST
Mexico City building site collapse kills seven

Mexico City building site collapse kills seven

Video footage and photos posted on Mexican media earlier showed firefighters and ambulance crews helping to free trapped workers from rubble, which was strewn with concrete slabs.
 

Apr 11, 2017, 10:47 AM IST

Mexico's own populist politician softens tone in bid for presidency

Mexico`s home-grown populist Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador has tapped into wide discontent with the ruling party and resentment toward Donald Trump to make a bid for the centre ground, raising his chances of winning the presidency next year. 

Feb 11, 2017, 00:19 AM IST