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VIDEO: The rickshaw with diplomatic plates

Monday, June 6th 2016, 23:23

Why does Mexico's ambassador in Delhi insist on riding everywhere in a three-wheeled auto rickshaw?
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Golf tournament move angers Trump

Thursday, June 2nd 2016, 1:56
related countries: United States United States
related places: Trump

US Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump condemns the PGA Tour's decision to move a golf tournament from one of his courses to Mexico.
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Outrage over Mexican 'teacher shaming'

Wednesday, June 1st 2016, 22:00
related places: Chiapas

Mexico's human rights ombudsman has called an enquiry into the public shaming of a group of teachers and administrators in the state of Chiapas.
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Kidnapped Mexico footballer Pulido freed

Monday, May 30th 2016, 15:47

International football player Alan Pulido has been freed in north-east Mexico hours after his kidnapping.
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Manhunt for kidnapped Mexico footballer

Monday, May 30th 2016, 4:14

Security forces in Mexico launch a major search operation for international footballer Alan Pulido after he was abducted near his home.
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VIDEO: Footballer Alan Pulido kidnapped in Mexico

Monday, May 30th 2016, 1:55
related places: Tamaulipas

A huge manhunt is under way for one of Mexico's top football stars, Alan Pulido, who has been kidnapped by an armed group in the northern border state of Tamaulipas.
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Mexican footballer is kidnapped

Sunday, May 29th 2016, 16:47
related places: Tamaulipas

Olympiakos striker Alan Pulido has been kidnapped in Mexico's northern border state of Tamaulipas, officials say.
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VIDEO: What Mexicans think of Trump's wall

Friday, May 27th 2016, 8:47
related countries: United States United States
related places: Trump

Donald Trump's proposed wall on the US-Mexico border is seen as both the solution to illegal immigration and a potential nightmare for Mexico.
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Mexico agrees El Chapo US extradition

Saturday, May 21st 2016, 9:08
related countries: United States United States

Mexico grants the extradition of drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman to the United States on drug smuggling and murder charges.
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Making a noise about machismo in Mexico

Friday, May 20th 2016, 7:42

Mexicans tackle machismo culture
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VIDEO: Women fight back against Mexico machismo

Friday, May 20th 2016, 0:54

Many Mexican women have had enough
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Mexico leader bid to legalise gay unions

Tuesday, May 17th 2016, 20:51

The Mexican President, Enrique Pena Nieto, proposes constitutional reform to legalise same-sex marriage across the country.
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Judge clears El Chapo extradition to US

Monday, May 9th 2016, 22:27
related countries: United States United States
related places: El Chapo

A judge in Mexico rules that drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman can be extradited to the US but the foreign ministry must approve the decision.
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Panama to fly Cuban migrants to Mexico

Sunday, May 8th 2016, 23:35
related countries: Cuba Cuba, Panama Panama, United States United States

Panama has agreed to transfer a further 3,800 Cubans hoping to reach the United States to a town in northern Mexico.
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Alvarez knocks out Khan to retain belt

Sunday, May 8th 2016, 4:17
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom
related places: Las Vegas

Mexico's Saul 'Canelo' Alvarez knocks out Britain's Amir Khan in the sixth round of his WBC middleweight title fight in Las Vegas.
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'El Chapo' sent to jail near US

Saturday, May 7th 2016, 23:08
related countries: United States United States
related places: El Chapo

Convicted Mexican drug lord Joaquin Guzman, known as "El Chapo", is transferred to a prison close to the border with the US.
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Trump declares Hispanic love with tacos

Friday, May 6th 2016, 8:01

Republican front-runner Donald Trump declares his love for tacos and Hispanics with a tweet on the Cinco De Mayo Mexican national holiday.
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Torture trial over Mexico choking case

Thursday, April 28th 2016, 9:51

Five Mexican security officials face torture charges after a video emerged showing them choking a woman by placing a plastic bag over her head.
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Mexico police attacked in Acapulco

Monday, April 25th 2016, 10:40
related places: Acapulco

Police officers come under attack in a two-hour gunfight in the Mexican city of Acapulco.
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Mexican voter data 'was left online'

Monday, April 25th 2016, 10:06
related countries: United States United States

The details of 87 million Mexican voter records were made publicly accessible on the internet, a US security researcher discovers.
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Mexico 'hampered' student inquiry

Sunday, April 24th 2016, 22:32

A panel of experts investigating the disappearance of 43 Mexican trainee teachers in 2014 says the government hampered its inquiries.
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Mexico proposes relaxing marijuana laws

Friday, April 22nd 2016, 6:55

Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto proposes legalising marijuana for medical purposes and easing restrictions for personal use of the drug.
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Mexico changes tack over marijuana law reform

Friday, April 22nd 2016, 6:47

Mexico at loggerheads over president's cannabis rethink
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Families' fury over Mexico blast

Friday, April 22nd 2016, 4:57

Relatives of workers inside a petrochemical plant that exploded in Mexico, killing 24 people, demand answers from managers.
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Mexico oil plant blast toll rises to 13

Thursday, April 21st 2016, 14:41

The death toll in a huge explosion that struck a state oil plant in Mexico on Wednesday rises to 13, officials say.
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Huge US-Mexico drugs tunnel found

Thursday, April 21st 2016, 8:53
related countries: United States United States
related places: San Diego

One of the longest cross-border drugs-smuggling tunnels between Mexico and the US has been found by authorities in San Diego, US officials say.
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Deadly blast hits Mexico oil plant

Thursday, April 21st 2016, 6:17
related places: Veracruz

A large explosion rocks an oil facility in the south-east Mexican state of Veracruz, killing three and injuring at least 136 people.
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VIDEO: How do Monarch butterflies navigate?

Friday, April 15th 2016, 4:11
related countries: Canada Canada, United States United States
related places: Monarch

Scientists in the United States say they have solved one of nature's great navigation mysteries, how Monarch butterflies migrate all the way from Canada to Mexico.
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Federal police 'saw Iguala students'

Thursday, April 14th 2016, 22:43
related places: Guerrero, Iguala

Mexico's human rights commission says two Mexican federal police officers participated in the disappearance of 43 students in Guerrero state in 2014.
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Butterfly migration mystery solved

Thursday, April 14th 2016, 21:23
related countries: Canada Canada

Scientists solve the navigation mystery of one of nature's most famous journeys - the migration of monarch butterflies from Canada to Mexico.
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Bat-sound library tracks biodiversity

Thursday, April 14th 2016, 7:05

Scientists have put together the biggest known library of bat sounds in an effort to identify and conserve rare species in Mexico.
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Trump would 'cut off cash to Mexico'

Tuesday, April 5th 2016, 17:38
related countries: United States United States

Republican White House hopeful Donald Trump says he would cut off remittances sent home by Mexicans based in the US, until they pay for a border wall.
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VIDEO: Mexico volcano Popocatepetl spews ash

Tuesday, April 5th 2016, 9:20

Web cameras in Mexico capture volcano Popocatepetl's latest eruption.
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The trouble with Trump in Mexico

Monday, April 4th 2016, 23:30

Why Mexicans see Trump as a serious problem
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The Mexican who raised his flag on Trump's tower

Monday, April 4th 2016, 17:16

Mexican worker makes flag protest atop Trump tower
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VIDEO: The island built on recycled plastic bottles

Saturday, April 2nd 2016, 2:51
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom
related places: Cancun

A British man in the Mexican tourist area of Cancun is looking to get legal recognition for the island home that he has built almost entirely out of recycled materials.
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Mexico arrests Guzman 'money launderer'

Monday, March 28th 2016, 1:50

The Mexican authorities say they have arrested the top money launderer for the Mexican drug lord Joaquín "El Chapo" Guzman.
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VIDEO: US police find Mexico border drug tunnel

Sunday, March 27th 2016, 3:00
related countries: United States United States
related places: California

US police have released pictures of a drugs smuggling tunnel that runs from a restaurant in Mexico to a house in California.
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VIDEO: Cartel kidnapper: Mess with me? I'll kill you

Friday, March 11th 2016, 20:08

A kidnapper for a Mexican cartel tells the BBC the extreme lengths he will go to to carry out a kidnapping.
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Pena Nieto: 'Trump's tone like Hitler's'

Tuesday, March 8th 2016, 15:43
related countries: United States United States

Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto has likened the rhetoric of US presidential candidate Donald Trump to that of Nazi leader Adolf Hitler.
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VIDEO: Rare albino whale and calf filmed

Thursday, March 3rd 2016, 22:18

A rare albino whale has been filmed off Mexico's Pacific coast - apparently gliding through the waters with its calf.
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Mexican drug lord 'wants US extradition'

Wednesday, March 2nd 2016, 19:01
related countries: United States United States

Jailed Mexican drug lord, Joaquin Guzman, asks to be extradited to the US quickly so he can receive better treatment in prison, his lawyer says.
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El Chapo: Five things his wife revealed

Monday, February 22nd 2016, 16:34
related places: El Chapo

El Chapo's wife on Mexico's most famous prisoner
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'No personal attack' on Trump - Vatican

Friday, February 19th 2016, 17:00
related countries: United States United States
related places: Trump, Vatican

A spokesperson for Pope Francis says the pontiff's comments about US Republican candidate Donald Trump's pledge to build a wall with Mexico was not "a personal attack".
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Pope questions Trump's Christianity

Thursday, February 18th 2016, 22:43
related countries: United States United States
related places: Trump

Pope Francis questions US Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump's Christianity over his call to build a border wall with Mexico.
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Pope's plane reports laser flash

Thursday, February 18th 2016, 12:06
related countries: Cuba Cuba

Crew on Pope Francis's flight from Cuba to Mexico last Friday noticed a laser beam from the ground, the airline has said.
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VIDEO: Pope celebrates open-air Mass in Mexico

Thursday, February 18th 2016, 7:43

Pope Francis is on his way back to the Vatican after a five day trip to Mexico.
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Pope decries 'tragedy' of migrants

Thursday, February 18th 2016, 6:11
related countries: United States United States
related places: Ciudad Juarez

Pope Francis decries the "tragedy" of people forced to migrate, as he ends a five-day visit to Mexico with a Mass in Ciudad Juarez.
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Pope Francis visits Mexico jail

Wednesday, February 17th 2016, 23:32
related countries: United States United States
related places: Ciudad Juarez

Pope Francis wraps up his visit to Mexico in the city of Ciudad Juarez with a tour of a jail and a mass on the US border.
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VIDEO: Mexican crowd prompts Pope rebuke

Wednesday, February 17th 2016, 7:45

In a rare loss of composure, Pope Francis has shouted at a crowd in Mexico, after he was pulled and almost fell over.
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Pope apologies to indigenous Mexicans

Tuesday, February 16th 2016, 0:04
related places: Chiapas

Pope Francis asks Mexican indigenous people in Chiapas state for forgiveness over the way they have been excluded and marginalised from society.
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Mexico riot jail had 'luxury cells'

Monday, February 15th 2016, 11:46

Mexican police sweeping the Topo Chico jail, where a deadly prison riot left 49 dead on Thursday, find cells equipped with luxury items.
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