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14 bodies found in van in Mexico


August 10th, 2012 - 12:49 pm ICT by IANS
Mexico City, Aug 10 (IANS/EFE) A van containing 14 bodies has been found on the outskirts of San Luis Potosi, a city in northern Mexico, officials said."We have the ... Read more...

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Six gunned down in Mexican bar


August 9th, 2012 - 11:27 am ICT by IANS
Mexico City, Aug 9 (IANS/EFE) Gunmen killed six people inside a bar in Mexico state, officials said.The victims - two women and four men - were having a celebration Wednesday ... 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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Four slain at festival in Mexico


July 27th, 2012 - 11:37 am ICT by IANS
Mexico City, July 27 (IANS/EFE) Four people died after a man armed with a rifle opened fire during a festival in the southern Mexican town of Huehuetan, said authorities.The shootings ... Read more...

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Seven girls raped at summer camp in Mexico


July 16th, 2012 - 11:22 am ICT by IANS
Mexico City, July 16 (IANS/EFE) Seven girls were raped and a number of boys were beaten by assailants who attacked a summer camp in central Mexico last week, authorities said.The ... Read more...

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Seven beheaded in Mexican town


July 13th, 2012 - 12:42 pm ICT by IANS
Mexico City, July 13 (IANS/EFE) Seven decapitated bodies were found Thursday in the central Mexican town of Jojutla, authorities said.The bodies were inside a pick-up truck abandoned next to a ... Read more...

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Mexican mother blinds her son in satanic ritual


May 25th, 2012 - 12:17 pm ICT by IANS
Mexico City, May 25 (IANS/EFE) A Mexican mother blinded her five-year-old son in an apparent satanic ritual, authorities in the central state of Mexico said Thursday.Carmen Rios Garcia, 23, is ... Read more...

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10 found dead in Mexican town


May 10th, 2012 - 9:56 am ICT by IANS
Mexico City, May 10 (IANS) A total of 10 people have been found dead, some of them dismembered, in a Mexican town, said police sources.The police found them in two ... Read more...

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13 shot dead inside bar in Mexico


April 22nd, 2012 - 11:43 am ICT by IANS
Ciudad Juarez (Mexico), April 22 (IANS/EFE) At least 13 people were gunned down and four wounded in an attack by suspected cartel gunmen at a bar in the northern Mexican ... Read more...

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Brazil court allows abortion in case of brain damage


April 14th, 2012 - 11:47 am ICT by IANS
Brasilia, April 14 (IANS/EFE) Brazil's Supreme Federal Tribunal ruled that aborting a foetus suffering from anencephaly - the absence of a large part of the brain and the skull - ... Read more...

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Human sacrifice in Mexico


April 2nd, 2012 - 11:42 am ICT by IANS
Mexico City, April 2 (IANS/EFE) The seven members of a satanic cult arrested last week for allegedly sacrificing two 10-year-old boys and a 44-year-old woman to Mexico's Holy Death deity ... Read more...

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Mexicans criticised for removing bones from archaeological site


March 15th, 2012 - 11:30 am ICT by IANS
San Cristobal de Las Casas (Mexico), March 15 (IANS/EFE) Mexican authorities' decision to remove human skeletons from an archaeological site in the southern state of Chiapas resulted in the loss ... Read more...

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167 human skeletons found in Mexican cave


March 11th, 2012 - 12:23 pm ICT by IANS
Tuxtla Gutierrez (Mexico), March 11 (IANS/EFE) Mexican authorities have found 167 human skeletons from about 50 years ago in a cave in the southeastern state of Chiapas, near the border ... Read more...

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Mexican football coach punches photographer


February 20th, 2012 - 9:10 am ICT by IANS
Mexico City, Feb 20 (IANS/EFE) A criminal complaint has been filed against the coach of a football club in Mexico for allegedly punching a photographer who had clicked his pictures.Tomas ... Read more...

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Four die in Mexico prison fight


January 30th, 2012 - 11:38 am ICT by IANS
Ciudad Juarez (Mexico), Jan 30 (IANS/EFE) Four inmates were killed and seven wounded in a fight at the Aquiles Serdan prison in the northern Mexican state of Chihuahua, state officials ... Read more...

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Multiple murders: Four Mexican teenagers held


January 20th, 2012 - 11:26 am ICT by IANS
Guadalajara (Mexico), Jan 20 (IANS/EFE) Mexican authorities have arrested four teenagers for their alleged role in the deaths of four youths and a middle-aged man whose bodies were found buried ... Read more...

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Fresh Scheduled Tribes’ quota in Uttar Pradesh house suggested (Lead)


January 10th, 2012 - 8:43 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 10 (IANS) The Supreme Court Tuesday directed the Election Commission to consider a plea for reservation for the Scheduled Tribes in Uttar Pradesh assembly on the basis ... Read more...

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Cyanide-laced food kills five in Mexico


December 27th, 2011 - 11:20 am ICT by IANS
Guadalajara (Mexico), Dec 27 (IANS/EFE) Five residents of a drug rehab center in this western Mexican city died and 26 fell sick after eating donated food that apparently contained cyanide, ... Read more...

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Beheaded bodies found in Mexico


December 25th, 2011 - 10:21 am ICT by IANS
Mexico City, Dec 25 (IANS/EFE) At least 10 bodies, some of them decapitated, have been found in a Mexican town, officials said.The bodies were found Friday in the northern part ... Read more...

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26 bodies found inside three vehicles in Mexico


November 25th, 2011 - 12:00 pm ICT by IANS
Mexico City, Nov 25 (IANS/EFE) The bodies of 26 men were found inside two SUVs and an automobile abandoned on a busy avenue in Guadalajara, one of Mexico's largest cities, ... Read more...

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Mexican governor’s nephew slain


November 12th, 2011 - 3:29 pm ICT by IANS
Mexico City, Nov 12 (IANS/EFE) The nephew of a Mexican state's governor has been shot dead, the authorities said.Jorge Torres McGregor, 21, was the nephew of Coahuila state's acting governor ... Read more...

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Disappearance of teen Mexican reporter being probed


September 24th, 2011 - 5:55 pm ICT by IANS
Veracruz (Mexico), Sep 24 (IANS/EFE) Authorities in the Mexican Gulf coast state of Veracruz said they were investigating the case of a 17-year-old journalist who went missing last weekend.Manuel Fonseca ... Read more...

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Six mutilated bodies found in Mexico


September 12th, 2011 - 11:16 am ICT by IANS
Ciudad Juarez (Mexico), Sep 12 (IANS/EFE) The mutilated bodies of six people, including two women, were found in a Mexican city, prosecutors said.The incident took place in Ciudad Madera, a ... Read more...

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Mexican journalist kidnapped


August 25th, 2011 - 11:39 am ICT by IANS
Mexico City, Aug 25 (IANS/EFE) The editor of Mexican online newspaper A Discusion was abducted Wednesday in Culiacan, capital of the western state of Sinaloa, authorities said.Humberto Millan, who also ... Read more...

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Indian American politicians rake in cash


August 12th, 2011 - 12:55 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 12 (IANS) Indian American candidates are emerging as a fundraising force for the 2012 US elections, raking in cash from a well-heeled and tight-knit community seeking to ... Read more...

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Newspaper editor’s son slain in Mexico


July 23rd, 2011 - 12:01 pm ICT by IANS
Mexico City, July 23 (IANS/EFE) The 25-year-old son of a newspaper editor in Mexico has been murdered, officials said.Fermin Rosas Quezada, son of Fermin Rosas Rodriguez, editor of El Debate ... Read more...

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37 held in New York for drug smuggling


June 16th, 2011 - 2:03 pm ICT by IANS
New York, June 16 (IANS/EFE) At least 37 people have been arrested in New York and charged with smuggling cocaine, the state attorney general said.The six-month-long operation was launched by ... Read more...

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Missing Mexican journalist found dead


June 4th, 2011 - 12:49 pm ICT by IANS
Veracruz (Mexico), June 4 (IANS/EFE) A journalist in eastern Mexico who disappeared nearly three months ago was found dead, authorities in the Gulf coast state of Veracruz said Friday.The remains ... Read more...

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121 Bodies recovered from mass graves in Mexican state


May 6th, 2011 - 11:45 am ICT by IANS
Mexico City, May 6 (IANs/EFE) A total of 121 bodies have been recovered from the mass graves in the northern Mexican state of Durango, with the latest digs turning up 11 ... Read more...

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Eight slain at birthday party in Mexico


April 28th, 2011 - 11:28 am ICT by IANS
Mexico City, April 28 (IANS/EFE) Eight people were slain at a birthday party in a Mexican city, authorities said.The victims, ranging in age from 17 to 48, were found dead ... Read more...

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Mexican girl suffers brain damage in school beating


April 20th, 2011 - 1:39 pm ICT by IANS
Ensenada (Mexico), April 20 (IANS/EFE) A 16-year-old girl suffered brain damage after being severely beaten by a 17-year-old classmate near a high school in the northwestern Mexican city of Ensenada, ... Read more...

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Phil Spector’ lawyers appeal to overturn murder conviction


April 13th, 2011 - 5:39 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, April 13 (ANI): Lawyers of music producer Phil Spector have urged a California appellate court to overturn his second-degree murder conviction, arguing that a Los Angeles judge made judicial errors.But judges ... Read more...

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78 migrants hidden in trailer intercepted in Mexico


April 13th, 2011 - 11:48 am ICT by IANS
San Cristobal de las Casas (Mexico), April 13 (IANS/EFE) Mexican police intercepted 78 Central American migrants who were travelling beneath the false bottom panel of a trailer in the southeastern ... Read more...

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10 killed in bar shooting in Mexico


April 2nd, 2011 - 12:54 pm ICT by IANS
Mexico city, April 2 (IANS/EFE) At least 10 people were killed in a shooting incident at a bar in a northern Mexican border city.The incident occurred at around 10.00 p.m. ... Read more...

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Police chief murdered in Mexican town


March 11th, 2011 - 12:22 pm ICT by IANS
Mexico City, March 11 (IANS/EFE) The chief of police in the western Mexican town of Santiago Tangamandapio was found murdered Thursday, authorities said.The body of Jorge Nunez Espinoza was discovered ... Read more...

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