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Mexico confident tourism sector will grow


September 20th, 2012 - 12:04 pm ICT by IANS
Paris, Sep 20 (IANS/EFE) Mexico's comprehensive tourism plan has laid the basis for spurring the growth of a sector that is increasing by about 4 percent each year, the country's ... Read more...

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Mexican prison’s security chief gunned down


July 30th, 2012 - 12:04 pm ICT by IANS
Culiacan (Mexico), July 30 (IANS/EFE) The security chief of the prison in Culiacan, the capital of the northwestern Mexican state of Sinaloa, has been gunned down, police said.Alejandro Osuna Rios ... Read more...

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44 die in fight at Mexican prison (Lead)


February 20th, 2012 - 12:26 pm ICT by IANS
Monterrey (Mexico), Feb 20 (IANS/EFE) At least 44 inmates died in a fight Sunday at the prison in Apodaca, a city in the northern Mexican state of Nuevo Leon, officials ... Read more...

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Four die in Mexican prison brawl


October 22nd, 2011 - 11:46 am ICT by IANS
Mexico City, Oct 22 (IANS/EFE) Four prisoners were killed Friday in a fight inside a jail in the northern Mexican city of Durango, an official said.The trouble broke out around ... Read more...

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16 killed in Mexican prison shootout


July 27th, 2011 - 5:58 am ICT by IANS
Mexico City, July 27 (IANS) At least 16 people were killed in northern Mexico when a shootout occurred in a prison, said authorities Tuesday.Earlier, reports stated 17 people had been ... Read more...

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14 die in fire at Mexican prison


May 21st, 2011 - 11:21 am ICT by IANS
Monterrey (Mexico), May 21 (IANS/EFE) Fourteen prisoners were killed and 35 injured in a fire at a prison in the northern Mexican state of Nuevo Leon, authorities said Friday.The blaze ... Read more...

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Nine die in gunfight inside Mexican prison


May 20th, 2011 - 11:14 am ICT by IANS
Mexico City, May 20 (IANS/EFE) Nine prisoners were killed and 10 wounded in a gunfight inside a jail in the northern Mexican state of Durango, an official said.The initial toll ... Read more...

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Mexican prison director removed after allowing Botox injection on high-profile inmate


February 3rd, 2011 - 2:13 am ICT by BNO News
MEXICO CITY (BNO NEWS) -- The director of a Mexico City's prison on Tuesday was removed from her post after allowing the application of a Botox injection on a high-profile female inmate.On ... Read more...

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12 inmates escape as attackers bust Mexican prison


January 18th, 2011 - 11:02 am ICT by IANS
Mexico City, Jan 18 (IANS/EFE) A dozen inmates escaped from a prison in Mexico's northern state of Chihuahua after armed men rammed a vehicle through a security fence, authorities said.The breakout occurred ... Read more...

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41 guards arrested over Mexico prison escape


December 22nd, 2010 - 11:34 am ICT by IANS
Mexico City, Dec 22 (IANS/EFE) Forty-one guards at a Mexican prison have been arrested in connection with the escape of 151 inmates, officials said.The prison break took place Dec 17 in Nuevo ... Read more...

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Mel Gibson enjoys taking unhappy roles!


June 4th, 2010 - 12:13 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, June 3 (IANS) Hollywood heavyweight Mel Gibson who comes back to the big screen after a seven years hiatus, with thriller "Edge of Darkness", seems to have taken a ... Read more...

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Mel Gibson all set to donate his movie sets to a museum


April 11th, 2010 - 8:41 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Veracruz, Apr 11 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Actor-director Mel Gibson would donate the sets of his movie to a ‘future-museum’. The governor of Veracruz said that currently Mel Gibson is filming ‘How I ... Read more...

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Mel Gibson tours Mexican prison for new film


February 25th, 2010 - 11:59 am ICT by IANS
Veracruz (Mexico), Feb 25 (IANS/EFE) Mel Gibson visited a prison in the Mexican Gulf state of Veracruz where shooting for one of his upcoming films will take place. The actor, filmmaker and ... Read more...

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300 inmates removed from Mexican prison for Mel Gibson film


January 11th, 2010 - 12:10 pm ICT by IANS
Veracruz (Mexico), Jan 11 (IANS/EFE) Nearly 300 inmates were removed from a prison in the eastern Mexican state of Veracruz over the weekend to allow US actor Mel Gibson to begin ... Read more...

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Mexican Jail inmates protest over Mel Gibson’s film shooting plans


January 1st, 2010 - 7:26 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Veracruz, Jan 1 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Mel Gibson plans to shoot his new movie in a Mexican prison and this has led to a number of protests by the inmates and their ... Read more...

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Protest at Mexican prison where Mel Gibson movie will be filmed


December 29th, 2009 - 12:35 pm ICT by IANS
Veracruz (Mexico), Dec 29 (IANS/EFE) Several hundred people protested outside a prison in the Mexican city of Veracruz - where an upcoming Mel Gibson movie is to be filmed - to ... Read more...

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Sixteen inmates die in mutiny in Mexican prison


October 21st, 2008 - 12:20 am ICT by IANS
Mexico City, Oct 20 (DPA) Sixteen inmates died and 17 were injured in a jail mutiny in the northern Mexican city of Reynosa on the border with the United States, according to ... Read more...

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