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Mexico detains hundreds of Central Americans in migrant caravan
Mexican police have detained more than 300 Central American migrants in a caravan traveling towards the US border. Several thousand people are heading north to escape violence and poverty in their home countries.
Lynchings in Mexico: When angry mobs take justice into their own hands
Lynchings in Mexico: When angry mobs take justice into their own hands.
Central American migrants killed in Mexico road accident
A number of migrants from Central America have died after the truck they were traveling in swerved off the highway in southern Mexico. Migrants regularly use the route on the way to the USA.
Mexico sets new murder record with more than 33,000 killed in 2018
Mexico saw more murders in 2018 than any other year since nationwide records began some two decades ago, according to the country's Interior Ministry. Mexico might soon get a national guard tasked with combating crime.
China's internet users cross 800 Million mark
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China's internet users cross 800 Million mark Chinese Internet users have crossed the 800 million mark for the first time ever as of June 2018, China’s user-base is larger than the combined populations for Japan, Russia, Mexico and the U.S.,
Death toll of Mexico pipeline explosion adds up to 73
The death toll from a pipeline explosion in central Mexico has climbed to 73 and could continue to rise, the governor of the state of Hidalgo said on Saturday evening.
Zobo: Nigeria to Mexico
14 Nov 2018
Nigeria is ready to resume the export of hibiscus leaves, locally known as Zobo, to Mexico. The news was shared by the Nigeria Agricultural Quarantine Service (NAQS).
Some Central American migrants choose to stay in Mexico
9 Nov 2018
A caravan of Central American migrants heading towards the US has reached Mexico City. The UNHCR estimates that around 20 per cent are now considering finishing their perilous journey and applying for asylum in Mexico.
Children struggle to keep pace in migrant caravan
5 Nov 2018
Central American migrants traveling with children say they are struggling to keep up with the larger caravan of migrants moving through Mexico as they play it safe for their kids.
Migrants reject Mexico offer, press on to U.S.
28 Oct 2018
A U.S.-bound caravan of Central American migrants pressed on through southern Mexico on Saturday, in spite of government offers of jobs, as authorities stepped up efforts to disperse the convoy that has angered U.S. President Donald Trump.
Migrants halted on bridge at Mexico border
21 Oct 2018
Hundreds of Central American migrants remain camped on a bridge separating Guatemala and Mexico on Saturday, as efforts to halt a trek north by the caravan gathered pace under U.S. pressure.
U.S., Mexico said to be closer to Nafta deal
23 Aug 2018
The U.S. and Mexico have made progress during five weeks of discussions and are nearing a consensus on forging a new North American Free Trade Agreement.