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Mexico links pipeline explosion to corruption and local dysfunction

Corruption and local dysfunction that have plagued Mexico for years caused a deadly gasoline explosion on Jan. 18, said the authorities, experts and victims'...
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Russia to Start Posting Billboards in Space

A Russian startup has just revealed plans to place massive billboards in the space, which might cover a potential audience of 7 billion on...
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Mexico Pipeline Blast Deaths Up to 73

At least 73 people have been killed in Friday's fuel pipeline explosion in Mexico's central state of Hidalgo, said governor Omar Fayad on Saturday...
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Mexico Suspends Texcoco Airport Construction

The Mexican government officially suspended the construction work of capital Mexico City's new airport in Texcoco, said Transport Minister Javier Jimenez Espriu on Thursday. The...
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Canada to Conduct Inspection on Crashed Helicopter Engines

Canada will inspect the engines of a helicopter that crashed in western Mexico, killing two prominent members of the opposition, Mexico's government said on...
U.S. President Donald Trump waves upon his arrival at the White House from Philadelphia, in Washington D.C., the United States, on Jan. 26, 2017. U.S. President Donald Trump wants a 20-percent border tax on all imports from Mexico, said White House spokesman Sean Spicer on Thursday. (Xinhua/Yin Bogu)

Mexico wants Washington to probe use of nerve gas against migrants

Mexico on Thursday asked the United States to investigate the recent use of tear gas against undocumented migrants trying to cross the border. ...

Ghana Joins 157 Countries In Energy Impact Competition In Mexico

The Minister of Communications, Mrs. Ursula Owusu-Ekuful, has reiterated on government's commitment to ensuring that no girl child will left out in the...

Mexican judge sentences cartel lord to 12 years jail term

A federal judge condemned a cartel leader to 12 years in jail after finding him guilty of drug trafficking and illegal possession of firearms,...
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Helicopter-hailing app takes off in Mexico City

The rush hour in Mexico City can last up to 12 hours, so top executives and government officials with deep pockets and tight schedules...

Death toll rises to 16 after prison riot in northern Mexico

The death toll from Tuesday's riot at the Cadereyta prison in northern Mexico rose to 16 on Wednesday, the prosecutor-general of the state of...
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Mexican man killed after sticking head out moving train

A Mexican man died on Sunday after he stuck his head out of the window of a moving subway in Mexico City and hit...
Pakistani levies force cadets display their skills during a graduation ceremony in southwest Pakistan's Quetta, Sept. 19, 2015. 150 cadet officers from Balochistan levies force were recruited into the Pakistani paramilitary. (Xinhua/Irfan)

Mexican military searches for 7 missing soldiers swept up in mudslide, 2 killed

Mexico's military is searching for at least seven missing soldiers swept up in a mudslide that killed another two, Defense Minister Salvador Cienfuegos said...

Mexico prison riot leaves 7 dead, 13 injured

A prison riot in the northeastern Mexican state of Tamaulipas has left three police officers and four prisoners dead, the state government said on...
Sudan's fleet of Russian-made planes and helicopters has suffered a number of losses in recent years, with the military frequently blaming technical problems

Three bodies thrown from low-flying plane in Northern Mexico

Three bodies were thrown out of a low-flying aircraft early Wednesday in Mexico's drug-ridden northern state of Sinaloa. "The bodies of three...
Soldiers of pro-government militia are pictured in Aleppo, Syria, on Dec. 11, 2016. (Xinhua/Yang Zhen) (zw)

Latin American countries express concern over rising violence in Syria

Mexico was joined by the governments of Argentina, Chile, Colombia, Paraguay, Peru and Uruguay on Friday to express their "deepest concern" at the escalation...
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Legal expert says Mexico has strong case to sue U.S. for lost territories

Never mind the border wall. Mexico has a strong case to sue the United States for territories its northern neighbor seized in the mid...
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China’s economic reforms to spur global growth – Mexican expert

Reforms put in motion by China are aimed to spur both domestic and global economic growth, according to a leading Mexican political observer. ...
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Mexican car production, export reach record high in Feb.

Mexico's production and export of cars reached a record high in February, rising 11.1 percent and 9.7 percent respectively year-on-year, the Mexican Association of...
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Mexico expects to draw more investment through infrastructure projects

Infrastructure development in Mexico will make the country more attractive to national and international investors, President Enrique Pena Nieto said on Monday. ...
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A U.S.-Mexico border wall to erect in people’s heart

A good sleep can no longer help Victor Navares fully recover after a day's work as there might be a wall between home and...

Top Mexican lawmaker calls for LatAm unity against Trump’s “xenophobia”

Mexico's parliament leader said Tuesday that the nations of Latin America and the Caribbean should unite against Trump's "xenophobia." "Our call is...
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U.S. diplomatic, homeland security chiefs to visit Mexico

U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson and Secretary of Homeland Security John F. Kelly will make a working visit to Mexico on Feb. 23,...

Trump’s policies pose risk to Mexico’s credit rating

U.S. President Donald Trump's potentially "disruptive changes to trade relations" can undermine the credit ratings of certain countries including Mexico, credit rating agency Fitch...
The Padre Tembleque aqueduct, located between the Mexican states of Mexico and Hidalgo, in this May 28, 2012 file photo. The Padre Tembleque Aqueduct was declared as a UNESCO World Heritage site on Sunday, July 5, 2015. (Xinhua/INAH/NOTIMEX)

Mexican FM to meet with top Trump aides in Washington

Mexican Foreign Minister Luis Videgaray is to meet with U.S. President Donald Trump's cabinet members in Washington on Wednesday to discuss bilateral relations, the...
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Shootout in Mexico leaves 1 soldier, 5 criminals dead

A shootout between Mexican soldiers and an armed gang on Tuesday morning in the city of Culiacan, capital of the western state of Sinaloa,...
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu addresses a campaign trail in the east Jerusalem Jewish settlement of Har Homa, on March 16, 2015. Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu told an Israeli news website Monday that if he is elected in Tuesday's national elections, "there will be no Palestinian state." (Xinhua/JINI)

Israeli settlement expansion “major obstacle” to peace

Mexican government warned on Tuesday that Israel's decision to continue expanding Jewish settlements in Palestinian territory will deal a big blow to any hopes...
A trial train takes a test run on the Ankara-Istanbul high-speed railway constructed by China Railway Construction Corporation Limited (CRCC) in Turkey on Jan. 4, 2014. [Photo/Xinhua]

Mexican automotive exports drop slightly in January

Mexico's export of cars saw a slight year-on-year drop of 0.7 percent in January, in part due to lower sales in the U.S., said...
U.S. President Donald Trump waves upon his arrival at the White House from Philadelphia, in Washington D.C., the United States, on Jan. 26, 2017. U.S. President Donald Trump wants a 20-percent border tax on all imports from Mexico, said White House spokesman Sean Spicer on Thursday. (Xinhua/Yin Bogu)

Mexico to diversify export markets amid quarrels with Washington

U.S. President Donald Trump has given Mexico plenty to quarrel over, but the country is bent on averting confrontation with its main trade...
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Remittances to Mexico reach record high in 2016

Remittances sent from abroad into Mexico reached a record high of 26.97 billion U.S. dollars in 2016, according to the Central Bank of Mexico...
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Mexico considers plan to protect remittances from U.S.

The Mexican government said Tuesday it has been promoting a reform aimed at protecting billions of U.S. dollars in remittances Mexican migrants send back...