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Tourist Bus Crash Kills 7 in Northern Mexico

Seven people were killed and another six were injured as a tourist bus capsized in Tijuana, a city in Mexico's Baja California state, the...
BEIJING, Aug. 12, 2020 (Xinhua) -- File photo taken on June 27, 2019 shows Senator Kamala Harris of California being interviewed after the second night of the first Democratic primary debate in Miami, Florida, the United States. Former U.S. Vice President and presumptive Democratic nominee Joe Biden announced on Aug. 11, 2020 that he has picked Senator Kamala Harris of California as his running mate. (Xinhua/Liu Jie)

Vice President Harris, Mexican President Discuss Root Causes of Migration

US Vice President Kamala Harris said in a press conference that she spoke with Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador about addressing the root...

Mexico’s biggest elections in history also one of the bloodiest

Polls opened in Mexico's parliamentary and regional elections on Sunday, after a violent election campaign that has seen dozens of candidates killed. Never before have...
Torreón massacre

Mexico apologises for revolution-era massacre of 300 Chinese in 1911

Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador has apologized to China on behalf of his country for a massacre of more than 300 Chinese by...

Mexico and U.S. agree to bolster cooperation to curb immigration

Mexico and the United States agreed to strengthen cooperation to tackle the issues that drive Central American migrants north, following a video call...
Migrants detained after crossing border in El Paso, Texas (Reuters)

Biden Administration Strikes Deal with Mexico and Central American States to Curb Migration

Unprecedented levels of people attempting to cross the Southern border while thousands remain in detention A crisis of migration into the United States from Mexico,...

Reports: Argentina to stop flights from Brazil, Mexico and Chile

dpa/GNA - In view of the increasing numbers of coronavirus infections in Brazil, Mexico and Chile, Argentina is stopping flights from these countries...

At least 13 officers killed in ambush of police convoy in Mexico

dpa/GNA - At least 13 police officers have been killed in an ambush of a police convoy in central Mexico that officials suspect...
Near the scene of the killings in Celaya, Mexico, on Thursday night.Credit...EPA, via Shutterstock

Polish citizen dies in Mexico after his organs harvested

dpa/GNA - One Polish citizen died and another one is in hospital in a coma after their organs were harvested in Mexico, according...
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Mexico to denounce vaccine inequality at UN Security Council

dpa/GNA - Mexico is planning to raise the issue of unequal access to coronavirus vaccines at the UN Security Council, Foreign Minister Marcelo...
Jubilee House

Ghana accepts credential of six envoys

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo Monday accepted the letters of credence of six new envoys from China, Korea, Canada, Austria, Namibia and Mexico. At separate...

Mexico surpasses India’s Covid-19 death toll, now world’s 3rd highest

dpa/GNA - Mexico has surpassed India as the country with the third-highest official death toll as a result of the coronavirus pandemic. Mexico's Ministry...
Near the scene of the killings in Celaya, Mexico, on Thursday night.Credit...EPA, via Shutterstock

Gunmen attack wake in Mexico, killing nine

dpa/GNA - Gunmen opened fire at a home in central Mexico where a wake was being held on Thursday night, killing at least...
AstraZeneca/Oxford coronavirus vaccine

Mexico grants emergency approval for second coronavirus vaccine

dpa/GNA - Mexico has granted emergency approval to the AstraZeneca/Oxford coronavirus vaccine, a Health Ministry official said, making it the second vaccine to...
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Mexico seized 486 percent more fentanyl in 2020 than previous year

dpa/GNA - Mexican security forces confiscated almost 500 per cent more of the opioid fentanyl in 2020 than in the previous year, Defence...
Covid Vaccines

Mexico, Chile, Costa Rica first in Latin America to start vaccination

dpa/GNA Mexico, Chile and Costa Rica became the first countries in Latin America to begin vaccinating their populations against the coronavirus on Thursday. In...
Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador

Mexico aims to address roots of immigration with incoming U.S. government , says president

Mexico wants to address the causes of immigration with the incoming administration of U.S. president-elect Joe Biden, Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador said...

Prosecutors: More than 100 bodies found in mass grave in Mexico

More than 100 bodies have been found in a mass grave in Mexico's western state of Jalisco, state prosecutors said on Sunday. Local attorney general...
Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador

Mexico to deploy 5,000 soldiers before arrival of dangerous hurricane

Mexico will deploy 5,000 soldiers to the eastern Yucatan Peninsula before the imminent arrival of powerful Hurricane Delta, President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador said...
Passengers wait to depart at John F. Kennedy International Airport in New York, the United States, March 13, 2020. The United States implemented the restrictions which suspend all travel from European countries except Britain for 30 days in a measure faced with further spread of the COVID-19 Friday at midnight. U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday declared a national emergency to open up 50 billion U.S. dollars in federal aid to help combat the spread of COVID-19 across the country. (Xinhua/Wang Ying)

U.S. travel restrictions with Canada, Mexico extended through Oct. 21

U.S. non-essential travel restrictions across its borders with Canada and Mexico will be extended for another month due to COVID-19, U.S. Acting Homeland...

UN rights agency condemns killing of journalist Julio Valdivia in Mexico

The Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) on Thursday condemned the grisly murder of journalist Julio Valdivia Rodriguez...

Mexico’s manufacturing, tourism most sensitive to job loss due to pandemic: Moody’s

The loss of formal jobs in Mexico due to the COVID-19 pandemic will be more evident in manufacturing and tourism sectors, and the recovery...
Covid Vaccine

Mexico to take part in clinical trials of Italian COVID-19 vaccine

Mexico will participate in clinical trials of a vaccine being developed by Italy against the novel coronavirus (COVID-19), Mexican Foreign Affairs Minister Marcelo...
Photo taken on April 2, 2020 shows the empty Champs-Elysees in Paris, France. The number of confirmed COVID-19 cases worldwide has risen above 1 million, according to a new tally from Johns Hopkins University on Thursday. (Xinhua/Tang Ji)

Global COVID-19 deaths surpass 810,000 — Johns Hopkins University

Global COVID-19 deaths surpassed 810,000 on Monday, according to the Center for Systems Science and Engineering (CSSE) at Johns Hopkins University. With...
Medical workers are seen in a COVID-19 quarantine hospital in Cairo, Egypt, on June 15, 2020. Egypt reported on Monday its highest single-day COVID-19 deaths with 97 fatalities, taking the death toll in the North African country to 1,672, said the Egyptian Health Ministry. According to the ministry's spokesman Khaled Megahed, 1,691 new COVID-19 infections have also been registered in the past 24 hours, bringing the total confirmed cases to 46,289. (Xinhua/Ahmed Gomaa)

Latest count of confirmed COVID-19 cases worldwide

The following are the latest updates on the COVID-19 global confirmed cases in hardest-hit countries by the Center for Systems Science and Engineering...

Mexico to take part in clinical trials of Russian COVID-19 vaccine

Mexico has been offered at least 2,000 doses of a Russian COVID-19 vaccine and is to take part in its clinical trials, said Foreign...
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Latest count of confirmed COVID-19 cases worldwide

The following are the latest updates on the COVID-19 global confirmed cases in hardest-hit countries by the Center for Systems Science and Engineering at...

Mexico and Netherlands to meet in October soccer friendly

Mexico will end their international football hiatus with a friendly against the Netherlands in October. The match will be played at the...
Ghana And Mexico Pledge To Attend To Needs Of Vulnerable

Ghana and Mexico pledge to attend to needs of vulnerable

Ghana and Mexico have agreed to maintain mutual solidarity and urgently attend to the needs of the most vulnerable populations in their efforts to...

Poor, youth, women hardest hit by pandemic

Workers in food and accommodation, and wholesale and retail trade, are the hardest hit for having the least "teleworkable" jobs, with the poor, the...