Police arrest top drug trafficker at Mexico City airport

December 29th, 2011 - 8:36 pm ICT by BNO News
MEXICO CITY (BNO NEWS) -- Mexican police arrested a top drug trafficker this week for whom U.S. authorities were offering a reward of $5 million dollars, authorities confirmed on early Thursday morning.Luis ... Read more...

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Aeromexico carries out first transcontinental biofuel flight

August 2nd, 2011 - 6:25 pm ICT by BNO News
MEXICO CITY (BNO NEWS) – Mexican flagship carrier Aeromexico on Monday evening made its first transcontinental flight using biofuel, the company said on Tuesday.The company said the flight from Mexico City to ... Read more...

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Venezuelan man sets world freediving record in underwater tunnel network

November 5th, 2010 - 1:30 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 5 (ANI): A 34-year-old man from Venezuela has set a new world freediving record in an underwater tunnel network by making it 150m through a system of caves with no ... Read more...

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Downey Jr. may quit ‘Gravity’

October 27th, 2010 - 3:34 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Oct 27 (IANS) Hollywood actor Robert Downey Jr. is likely to opt out of director Alfonso Cuaron's movie "Gravity" due to a scheduling conflict.The actor was supposed to film ... Read more...

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Exit poll: Mexico’s ruling party lost key local election

May 17th, 2010 - 5:35 am ICT by BNO News
MERIDA, MEXICO (BNO NEWS) -- Mexico's ruling party, the center-right National Action Party, lost the key local election of the Merida municipality in the state of Yucatan, according to a TV exit ... Read more...

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Mexico swine flu toll rises to 207

September 7th, 2009 - 4:02 am ICT by IANS
Mexico City, Sep 7 (EFE) Eight more people have died of swine flu in Mexico raising the number of fatalities from the viral disease to 207, health officials said Sunday. Till date 22,763 ... Read more...

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Archaeologists discover ancient Maya river port in Mexico

May 28th, 2009 - 8:52 am ICT by IANS
Balancan (Mexico), May 28 (EFE) Archaeologists have discovered an ancient Maya river port dating back to 600 B.C. in southeast Mexico. The 23 archaeological pieces that were retrieved in the Mexican state of ... Read more...

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