Mexico - Latest News on Mexico | Read Breaking News on Zee News

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 frees 179 kidnapped Central America migrants

Last Updated: Thursday, April 17, 2014, 11:11

Mexican troops have freed 179 undocumented Central America migrants bound for the United States, prosecutors said on Wednesday.

Mexico probes death of pregnant woman at clinic

Last Updated: Thursday, April 17, 2014, 08:38

Mexico`s National Human Rights Commission said it will investigate the latest apparent case of denial of medical care for poor women, after a pregnant Mixtec Indian woman died in a clinic along with the fetus.

Mexico arrests mayor for drug cartel extortion

Last Updated: Wednesday, April 16, 2014, 23:50

Prosecutors in western Mexico arrested the mayor of a city that once served as a stronghold of the Knights Templar drug cartel on charges that he helped the gang extort money from city council members.

Mexico city mayor arrested in drug lords payoff case

Last Updated: Wednesday, April 16, 2014, 14:53

The mayor of a city seen as a drug cartel stronghold was arrested Tuesday on suspicion of pressuring town councilors to pay off drug lords, the state prosecutor`s office said.

At least 13 killed in shootings in Mexico

Last Updated: Tuesday, April 15, 2014, 10:01

Thirteen people died in unrelated shootings in northern and southern Mexico over the weekend, officials said Monday.

At least 36 people killed in Mexican bus crash

Last Updated: Monday, April 14, 2014, 10:00

At least 36 people were killed and four injured on Sunday when a bus crashed into the back of a truck in eastern Mexico and caught fire, the government of the state of Veracruz said.

33 killed in Mexico bus crash

Last Updated: Monday, April 14, 2014, 01:49

At least 33 people were killed early Sunday when a tour bus collided with a tractor-trailer and burst into flames on the Cosamalopan-Acayucan highway in the southern part of the Mexican Gulf state of Veracruz, officials said.

At least 36 dead in Mexico bus crash: Official

Last Updated: Monday, April 14, 2014, 00:04

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.

HP to pay $108 million in US to settle bribery probes

Last Updated: Thursday, April 10, 2014, 10:26

US computer giant Hewlett-Packard agreed to pay USD 108 million to settle investigations that it paid bribes to win public contracts in Russia, Poland and Mexico, officials said Wednesday.

Mexican national executed for 1997 Texas slaying

Last Updated: Thursday, April 10, 2014, 06:43

Huntsville: A Mexican national was sent to the Texas death chamber for the fatal beating of a former history professor and attack on his wife more than 16 years ago.

Police capture Mexican cartel boss in Guatemala

Last Updated: Tuesday, April 08, 2014, 07:44

Guatemala City: A Guatemalan man suspected of being a boss of Mexico`s Zetas drug cartel was captured by police Monday in northern Guatemala, Government Minister Mauricio Lopez Bonilla said.