loading

News: Mexico

We have started to collect the most important news related to Mexico in November 2005. By default, most recent news are listed first.

World news related to Mexico – overview

Mexico: news

José José: Family feuds over Mexican singer's 'missing' body

Monday, September 30th 2019, 20:00

An unseemly row breaks out among family members over the whereabouts of the singer's body.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

José José: Mexico's 'Prince of Song' dies aged 71

Sunday, September 29th 2019, 7:34

Tributes pour in for Mexico's beloved "Prince of Song", who had been battling pancreatic cancer.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Mexico rollercoaster crash leaves two dead

Sunday, September 29th 2019, 3:49

A rollercoaster carriage derailed in a Mexico City amusement park, officials say.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Kidnap and torture on the US border

Thursday, September 19th 2019, 21:48
related countries: United States United States

Families are being preyed on by Mexican cartels as they wait to cross the US border.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Javier Burillo: Mexican property developer held over son's boating death

Tuesday, September 17th 2019, 15:08

Javier Burillo is accused of being drunk while operating a boat that hit and killed his 11-year-old.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Deadly job: No rush to join Mexico's new police force

Wednesday, September 11th 2019, 23:19

Creating a new police force was one of the president's top campaign pledges but will people join it?
Read the full article » | View on the map »

US border: Mexico announces 56% migrant drop after crackdown

Friday, September 6th 2019, 16:12
related countries: United States United States
related places: May

The foreign minister says the number of arrivals on the US border has fallen since May.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Celebrating Islam in predominantly Catholic Mexico

Wednesday, August 28th 2019, 23:24

For decades, hundreds of Muslims have been forging their own identity in predominantly Catholic southern Mexico.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Mexico bar attack leaves 25 dead

Wednesday, August 28th 2019, 15:13

The bar was peppered with gunfire and Molotov cocktails were thrown inside, Mexican media report.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Mexico teen rape cases: Women protest against police violence

Saturday, August 17th 2019, 17:01

Women in Mexico City demand action after sexual assault allegations involving police officers.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Mexico police suspend six officers over rape case investigations

Wednesday, August 14th 2019, 9:27

The decision comes a day after protests in Mexico City over the alleged rape of two teenage girls.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Mexico violence: Nine bodies found hanging from bridge

Friday, August 9th 2019, 9:30

A banner hanging from the bridge reportedly bore the initials of one of Mexico's powerful drug gangs.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Peter Chadwick: Millionaire arrested over wife's murder

Wednesday, August 7th 2019, 13:38
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

British-born millionaire Peter Chadwick is captured in Mexico after spending four years on the run.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Robbers seize $2m in gold coins from Mexico's mint

Wednesday, August 7th 2019, 2:05

The coins worth more than $2m were taken by armed men from an open vault in Mexico City, police say.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Israeli 'underworld' figures shot dead in Mexico City 'hit'

Friday, July 26th 2019, 7:07
related countries: Israel Israel

The alleged killer - who wore a blonde wig - originally told police it was a crime of passion.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

US citizen freed after mistaken immigration arrest

Thursday, July 25th 2019, 17:21
related countries: United States United States

The 18-year-old American said he considered asking to be deported to Mexico due to squalid conditions.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

El Chapo trial: Mexican drug lord Joaquín Guzmán gets life in prison

Wednesday, July 17th 2019, 18:54
related countries: United States United States
related places: El Chapo

The Mexican kingpin was earlier accused of being behind the biggest supplier of drugs to the US.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Mexican finance minister quits with critical letter

Wednesday, July 10th 2019, 3:43

Carlos Urzúa said there were discrepancies in economic matters in a letter published on Twitter.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Frida Kahlo: Parade celebrates 112 years since her birth

Sunday, July 7th 2019, 19:15

People in Mexico celebrate the artist's birthday with a parade through Kahlo's home neighbourhood.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

What's the state of illegal immigration in US?

Saturday, July 6th 2019, 23:25
related countries: United States United States

For the first time, Mexican immigrants are not the majority population among undocumented residents.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Emilio Lozoya: Former Mexican oil chief accused of corruption

Saturday, July 6th 2019, 3:18
related countries: Botswana Botswana

The huge bribery scandal around Brazilian construction giant Odebrecht spreads further.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Sargassum: The biggest seaweed bloom in the world

Thursday, July 4th 2019, 18:38

Known as the Great Atlantic Sargassum Belt, the seaweed stretches from West Africa to the Gulf of Mexico.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Mexico hail: Ice 1.5m thick carpets Guadalajara

Monday, July 1st 2019, 15:24
related places: Guadalajara

Streets are carpeted in ice which traps vehicles and damages homes in Guadalajara.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Famed Mexican rescue dog Frida retires after nine years' duty

Tuesday, June 25th 2019, 3:16

Frida is credited with saving the lives of 12 people and has worked across four different countries.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Deportations after deal: The new reality for migrants in Mexico

Sunday, June 23rd 2019, 2:01

Undocumented migrants in south Mexico no longer travel unimpeded, photojournalist Encarni Pindado discovers.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

What happens if Mexico doesn't stem migrant flow?

Friday, June 14th 2019, 22:15
related countries: United States United States

The US will deem Mexico a "safe third country" if immigration isn't curbed. What does that mean?
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Edith González, Mexican 'telenovela' star, dies aged 54

Friday, June 14th 2019, 10:01

Edith González, who spent decades in Mexican TV, film and theatre, had been diagnosed with cancer.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Mexican government accuses Carolina Herrera of cultural appropriation

Thursday, June 13th 2019, 5:23

The country's culture minister wrote a letter to Carolina Herrera demanding an explanation.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Trump reveals Mexico migrant plan by waving document around

Wednesday, June 12th 2019, 9:45
related countries: United States United States

The US president waves a sheet of paper around which has immigration plans written on it.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

US-Mexico talks: Trump hails deal on migrants to avoid tariffs

Saturday, June 8th 2019, 14:48
related countries: United States United States
related places: Trump

The US president says everyone is "very excited" as Mexico agrees to do more about irregular migrants.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

US-Mexico talks: Agreement to avoid tariffs reached, says Trump

Saturday, June 8th 2019, 9:00
related countries: United States United States
related places: America, Trump

President Trump had threatened tariffs unless Mexico stemmed the flow of migrants heading to the US.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

African migrant: 'There's a civil war in my country'

Friday, June 7th 2019, 16:28
related countries: United States United States

Hundreds of Africans have been detained trying to cross the US southern border. We spoke to two migrants as they made the journey through Mexico.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Mexico to deploy forces on Guatemala border

Friday, June 7th 2019, 8:13
related countries: Guatemala Guatemala, United States United States

The move comes after Donald Trump demanded a reduction in migrants crossing into US from Mexico.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Can Mexico stop migrant flow to avoid Trump tariffs?

Friday, June 7th 2019, 6:08
related countries: United States United States

As 6,000 troops are deployed we report from the border with Guatemala on the steps Mexico is taking.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Republicans clash with Trump over Mexico tariffs

Wednesday, June 5th 2019, 9:06
related countries: United States United States
related places: Trump

Senators are strongly opposed to the US president's plans impose tariffs on Mexican goods.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

'El Chapo' Guzmán: No outdoor exercise, judge rules

Tuesday, June 4th 2019, 11:28

A judge rules the Mexican drug lord poses a flight risk and should not be allowed to exercise outdoors.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Mexico-US tariffs will harm both countries, warn officials

Tuesday, June 4th 2019, 4:43
related countries: United States United States

Donald Trump has said he would hike tariffs on Mexican exports if it failed to curb illegal migration.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

How to make biodegradable 'plastic' from cactus juice

Monday, June 3rd 2019, 23:26

This Mexican researcher hopes her invention can help replace single-use plastics.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Joshua beaten in one of boxing's biggest upsets

Sunday, June 2nd 2019, 5:21

Anthony Joshua loses his world heavyweight titles after being stopped by unfancied Mexican Andy Ruiz Jr.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Mexico 'won't be provoked by US' over migrant row

Friday, May 31st 2019, 20:44
related countries: United States United States

The Mexican leader hits back after President Trump vowed tariffs until illegal migration was curbed.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Trump to hit Mexico with tariffs in anti-immigration measure

Friday, May 31st 2019, 13:34
related countries: United States United States

The US president says he will impose rising tariffs until Mexico ends illegal immigration to the US.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Man dies on plane after ingesting 246 cocaine bags

Monday, May 27th 2019, 17:11
related countries: Japan Japan

The flight from Mexico City made an emergency landing after the Japanese passenger began having seizures.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Mexico City pollution: Residents urged to stay indoors

Wednesday, May 15th 2019, 9:40

Pollution in the Mexican capital reaches levels potentially dangerous to human health.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Mexico's Amlo riding high 10 months after election

Sunday, May 5th 2019, 23:14

Mexico's new president made ambitious promises during his campaign but is he fulfilling them?
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Pope donates $500,000 for migrants stranded in Mexico

Saturday, April 27th 2019, 21:30
related countries: United States United States

The money will help provide housing, food and basic needs for thousands trying to reach the US.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Migrant caravan: Mexico detains hundreds in raid

Wednesday, April 24th 2019, 10:38
related countries: United States United States

The immigration raid targeted a group of 3,000 Central Americans who are trying to reach the US.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Who are the US militia at the Mexico border?

Tuesday, April 23rd 2019, 22:07
related countries: United States United States

What's the movement behind the groups of armed US civilians patrolling the US-Mexico border?
Read the full article » | View on the map »

US reverses deportation of husband of soldier killed in Afghanistan

Tuesday, April 16th 2019, 16:58
related countries: Afghanistan Afghanistan, United States United States

The husband of a soldier who died in Afghanistan was deported to Mexico, but then allowed to return.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Ai Weiwei unveils Lego portraits of missing Mexico students

Friday, April 12th 2019, 10:22
related countries: China China

The Chinese artist’s provocative show features portraits of Mexican students who disappeared in 2014.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

What happens if Trump closes the border?

Monday, April 1st 2019, 22:29
related countries: United States United States
related places: Trump

Avocados could run out in weeks, but what else would happen if the US closed itself off from Mexico?
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Trump threatens to shut Mexico border amid migration surge

Saturday, March 30th 2019, 9:37

Mexico's president says he will not be drawn into confrontation by threats "related to politics".
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Mexico pioneers recycled seaweed shoes

Friday, March 29th 2019, 15:35

A Mexican inventor is making recyclable shoes from plastic bottles and seaweed.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Time-lapse captures Mexico's Popocatepetl volcano erupting

Wednesday, March 27th 2019, 17:10

Webcam footage shows one of Mexico's most active volcanoes spewing out molten lava and gas.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Mexico to 'speed up' Maya train route

Tuesday, March 5th 2019, 17:16

Mexico is going ahead with tenders to build a controversial rail route in the Maya heartland.
Read the full article » | View on the map »


This content is from the BBC News website. Date and time information is related to GMT.




Maplandia.com is not sponsored by or affiliated with Google.