Mayor of Juarez, Mexico calls for boycott of 'Sicario'
Mayor of Juarez, Mexico calls for boycott of 'Sicario'

 Mayor of Juarez, Mexico has called for a boycott of the Emily Blunt-starrer "Sicario", centred on the US fight against drug cartels in Mexico.

2 die in Mexico crash, car's air bag replaced with cocaine

Police in northern Mexico say two people have died in the crash of a car whose air bag had been replaced with bricks of cocaine.

Tropical storm Marty forms off Mexico's Pacific coast

 Tropical storm Marty formed off Mexico`s Pacific coast on Saturday night and could be near hurricane strength by Monday, the U.S. National Hurricane Center (NHC) said.

One year on, Mexico pressured for answers on missing students
One year on, Mexico pressured for answers on missing students

 Tens of thousands marched in Mexico City on Saturday to demand answers on last year`s disappearances of 43 students, piling new pressure on President Enrique Pena Nieto to clear up a case that has battered his image.

Mexico marks one year since 43 students vanished

Mexico marked one year on Friday since 43 college students disappeared after an attack by corrupt police, with their parents set to lead a march over a case haunting President Enrique Pena Nieto.

Mexico: Parents of 43 missing students begin hunger strike

Parents of 43 Mexican students who disappeared last year began a 43-hour hunger strike, a day before meeting with President Enrique Pena Nieto ahead of the case's anniversary.

Mexicans mark killer 1985 quake with massive prep drill

Mexico City marked the 30th anniversary of a killer earthquake Saturday with a massive preparedness drill that saw six million residents participate.

Two top prison officials among 13 held over Mexico jail break

The former head of Mexico's federal prisons and the ex-director of the Altiplano penitentiary that drug capo Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman escaped from are among 13 additional people arrested in the jail break, an official with the federal Prosecutor's Office said today.

`Seismic alert!`: Apps warn Mexicans of quakes

 A powerful earthquake strikes off the Pacific coast of Mexico. Within seconds, radio transmissions, megaphones and smartphone apps blare warnings to the capital`s 20 million people before the ground shakes.

Wounded come home as Mexico demands Egypt compensation

 On stretchers and in wheelchairs, six Mexican tourists hurt in a mistaken Egyptian air strike that killed eight others returned home Friday, as Mexico pressed for compensation for the victims.

Miracle baby, rescuer recall Mexico quake 30 years on

Thousands of people died in an earthquake that devastated Mexico City on September 19, 1985, but heroes and miraculous survivors emerged from the tragedy.

Mexico catches key suspect in case of 43 missing students

 Mexican police have detained a suspected senior member of a drug cartel accused of being behind last year`s disappearance of 43 college students, authorities said Thursday.

Remains could be that of student in 43 Mexican missing

 The remains of a second of 43 missing Mexican students have possibly been identified, authorities said Wednesday, almost a year after a crime that shocked the nation.

Mexican FM urges `exhaustive` probe into Egypt tourist deaths

Mexico`s foreign minister called Wednesday for an "exhaustive" and transparent investigation into an Egyptian air strike that mistakenly killed eight Mexican tourists, after she visited survivors at a Cairo hospital.

Shaman, former lawmaker among Mexico victims in Egypt

A shaman known as a man of peace and a former federal lawmaker were among the 14 Mexican tourists whose Egyptian vacation ended in a nightmarish military strike.

Mexico `outraged` over Egypt tourist killings

 Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto expressed his nation`s "outrage" at the killing of eight tourists by Egyptian security forces as his foreign minister arrived in Cairo Wednesday demanding an urgent inquiry into the "unjustified attack".

Mexico demands probe into Egypt's 'accidental airstrike'

Mexico demanded Egypt launch a "swift and in-depth" investigation into the "accidental airstrike" on tourists including 15 Mexicans.

Egyptian forces kill 12, mistaking Mexican tourists for militants

Egyptian security forces killed 12 people and wounded 10 "by accident" when they mistook a convoy of mostly Mexican tourists for a group of militants they were hunting in the desert, the interior ministry said on Monday.

Strong 6.6-magnitude quake hits northwest Mexico: USGS

A strong 6.6-magnitude earthquake struck offshore in northwestern Mexico early Sunday between the tourist resort region of Baja California and the state of Sinaloa, according to the US Geological Survey.

Earthquake hits off Mexico's Baja west coast

A shallow earthquake struck off the west coast of Mexico on Sunday, the U.S. Geological Survey reported.

It said the magnitude 5.7 quake occurred at sea 118 kilometres (73 miles) east-northeast of La Paz, Baja California Sur, Mexico.