Mexico

How can Joe Biden solve the US-Mexican border problem?
US border guards with a group of detained migrants
In Depth

How can Joe Biden solve the US-Mexican border problem?

President angers Republicans by ditching Trump-era migrant cap
5 May 2021
Mexico gambles on legalising cannabis
Mexican soldiers destroy a marijuana plantation near La Rumorosa town in Tecate.
In Brief

Mexico gambles on legalising cannabis

Plan aimed at putting a dent in black market - but some fear that violence may increase
20 Nov 2020
What Bannon has been doing since leaving the White House
Steve Bannon
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What Bannon has been doing since leaving the White House

Ex-White House adviser arrested for fraud linked to ‘We Build the Wall’ crowdfunding campaign
21 Aug 2020
Venice limits gondola numbers due to ‘overweight’ tourists
A gondola on an empty Grand Canal in Venice
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Venice limits gondola numbers due to ‘overweight’ tourists

And other stories from the stranger side of life
23 Jul 2020
Strangest Covid quotes from world leaders
Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro
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Strangest Covid quotes from world leaders

Brazilian president struck down by virus he previously described as a ‘little cold’
8 Jul 2020
How two Latin American giants sleepwalked into coronavirus
Mexico
In Depth

How two Latin American giants sleepwalked into coronavirus

Brazilian and Mexican leaders continue to downplay crisis even as death tolls hits record highs
14 May 2020
Large asteroid to pass by Earth today
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In Brief

Large asteroid to pass by Earth today

And other stories from the stranger side of life
29 Apr 2020

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Weird cures for coronavirus suggested by politicians
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Weird cures for coronavirus suggested by politicians

Politicians have suggested working on tractors or eating turkey can stop Covid-19 in its tracks
24 Apr 2020
Why everyone’s talking about American Dirt
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In Depth

Why everyone’s talking about American Dirt

Jeanine Cummins novel criticised as ‘cultural appropriation’ and ‘opportunistic’
4 Feb 2020
Mexico murder rate hits all-time high
Sinaloa Drug Cartel
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Mexico murder rate hits all-time high

Nearly 35,000 people were killed in 2019 despite government pledge to curb cartel violence
23 Jan 2020
Why was a Mormon family massacred in Mexico?
Mexico ambush
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Why was a Mormon family massacred in Mexico?

Fundamentalist Mexican-American community ensnared in rampant cartel violence
7 Nov 2019
Instant Opinion: ‘I can’t vote for any of them’
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Instant Opinion: ‘I can’t vote for any of them’

Your guide to the best columns and commentary on Friday 1 November
1 Nov 2019
Who is El Chapo and what did he do?
El Chapo
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Who is El Chapo and what did he do?

Capture of the drug cartel boss’s son triggers deadly gunfight
18 Oct 2019
What happened to Donald Trump’s campaign promises?
Donald Trump
In Depth

What happened to Donald Trump’s campaign promises?

President is facing a Democrat-led impeachment inquiry as he campaigns for second term in the White House
25 Sep 2019
Could legalising cocaine solve Mexico’s drug problem?
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In Brief

Could legalising cocaine solve Mexico’s drug problem?

Court approves recreational use for two people in landmark ruling hailed as ‘historic step’ in war on drugs
22 Aug 2019
Mexico: police rescue 27 workers abducted from call centre
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Mexico: police rescue 27 workers abducted from call centre

Police storm house to free victims of suspected revenge kidnapping by business rivals
4 Jul 2019
Mexican president ‘wants to disband entire army’
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In Brief

Mexican president ‘wants to disband entire army’

Leftist leader faces stiff resistance to plans to put national security in the hands of the National Guard police force
3 Jul 2019
US-Mexico migration crisis: can tragic photo trigger change?
US-Mexico migrant crisis
In Depth

US-Mexico migration crisis: can tragic photo trigger change?

Image of drowned migrant father and toddler daughter provokes widespread anger
26 Jun 2019
What is Trump’s ‘secret’ Mexico migrant plan?
Donald Trump
In Depth

What is Trump’s ‘secret’ Mexico migrant plan?

US president accidentally reveals details of deal by waving White House document at journalists
12 Jun 2019
The best luxury hotels with history
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In Depth

The best luxury hotels with history

With original features and idiosyncratic charm, these historic buildings reborn as hotels are tapping into their unique heritage
20 May 2019
Is it safe to visit Mexico?
Mexico City
In Depth

Is it safe to visit Mexico?

North American nation’s murder rate has hit all-time high in 2019
24 Apr 2019
El Chapo found guilty on all counts
Joaquin ‘El Chapo’ Guzman found guilty of all charges
In Brief

El Chapo found guilty on all counts

Mexican drug lord now facing life behind bars with no chance of parole
13 Feb 2019
Fact check: will Mexico pay for Trump’s border wall?
Donald Trump
In Depth

Fact check: will Mexico pay for Trump’s border wall?

US president claims Mexico will indirectly fund his long-promised wall through new trade deal
11 Jan 2019
US fires tear gas as migrants rush border
US Border and Customs fire tear gas as migrants storm the border crossing
In Brief

US fires tear gas as migrants rush border

Border between US and Mexico closed for hours after hundreds try to cross
26 Nov 2018
Donald Trump’s wildest claims about foreign countries
Donald Trump
In Depth

Donald Trump’s wildest claims about foreign countries

Finns baffled by US president’s assertion that they spend their time raking and cleaning forests
19 Nov 2018
Migrant caravan: what is driving thousands from Honduras?
Barrio 18, violence, gun, Honduras
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Migrant caravan: what is driving thousands from Honduras?

People fleeing Central American nation to escape violence, poverty, corruption and even climate change
1 Nov 2018
Why Trump is really sending 5,200 troops to US border
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Why Trump is really sending 5,200 troops to US border

US president accused of stoking immigration fears ahead of critical midterm elections
30 Oct 2018
Donald Trump’s most hostile quotes
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In Depth

Donald Trump’s most hostile quotes

US President has been accused of hypocrisy after lecturing the media on civility
25 Oct 2018
Migrant caravan: 4,000 trekking towards US border
Honduras Migrant Caravan crosses border into Guatemala toward Mexico, US as Trump threatens to halt humanitarian aid
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Migrant caravan: 4,000 trekking towards US border

Donald Trump threatens to halt humanitarian aid to Central America unless Hondurans fleeing violence are stopped
18 Oct 2018
Canada, US and Mexico reach deal to replace Nafta
US, Canada and Mexico agree on Nafta replacement at eleventh hour
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Canada, US and Mexico reach deal to replace Nafta

Canada signs on just hours before self-imposed midnight deadline
1 Oct 2018
Mexican police find 166 human skulls in mass graves
State police officer stands guard near a mass grave that was found in Iguala, Guerrero state, Mexico
In Brief

Mexican police find 166 human skulls in mass graves

Pits in Veracruz believed to contain remains of victims of cartel violence
7 Sep 2018
US and Mexico agree trade ‘understanding’
Workers of the National Autonomous University of Mexico union protest against Nafta
In Brief

US and Mexico agree trade ‘understanding’

Donald Trump hails ‘incredible deal for both parties’ that could lead to overhaul of Nafta
28 Aug 2018
Drug tunnel discovered from old KFC in Arizona to Mexico
KFC Drugs Border Tunnel
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Drug tunnel discovered from old KFC in Arizona to Mexico

Authorities arrest vacant restaurant owner after finding 180m passageway
24 Aug 2018
Best green travel ideas: 7 sustainable holidays
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In Review

Best green travel ideas: 7 sustainable holidays

Luxury travel doesn’t have to cost the Earth
24 Aug 2018
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