Gulf Times - Mexico-City
Aztec war sacrifices found in Mexico may point to elusive royal tomb

Aztec war sacrifices found in Mexico may point to elusive royal tomb

A trove of Aztec sacrifices including a richly adorned jaguar dressed as a warrior and recently discovered in downtown Mexico City could lead archaeologists to the most tantalizing find yet: an Aztec emperor's tomb.

Three shot dead in Mexico City tourist hotspot, ‘mariachi’ gunmen flee

Three shot dead in Mexico City tourist hotspot, ‘mariachi’ gunmen flee

Gunmen with rifles and pistols killed three people on Friday and injured at least seven in a tourist plaza in downtown Mexico City, police said ...

Most schools in Mexico City still closed after earthquake

Most schools in Mexico City still closed after earthquake

Most schools in Mexico City remained closed on Monday after last week's deadly earthquake, but children outside the capital were set to return to their classrooms even though aftershocks are still jolting the country.

Hopes fade in Mexico City quake rescue operations

Hopes fade in Mexico City quake rescue operations

Foreign teams from Japan, the US and elsewhere were working with dogs and hi-tech gear to try to detect signs of life under the rubble.

Desperate night search for children in Mexico school ruins after quake

Desperate night search for children in Mexico school ruins after quake

Desperate parents and rescue workers pulled through rubble in a floodlit search on Wednesday for dozens of young children feared buried under a Mexico City school destroyed by the country's most lethal earthquake in a generation.

Strongest earthquake to hit Mexico in decades kills at least 34

Strongest earthquake to hit Mexico in decades kills at least 34

At least 34 people were killed when the most powerful earthquake to hit Mexico in decades tore through buildings, forced mass evacuations and triggered alerts as far away as Southeast Asia.

Bantu the gorilla dies from cardiac arrest in Mexico City zoo

Bantu the gorilla dies from cardiac arrest in Mexico City zoo

Bantu, a 220-kilogram endangered gorilla who lived in the Mexico City zoo, has died after going into cardiac arrest when he was sedated in order to be moved to another zoo to try to mate, city authorities said.

Pope urges peace in Mexico's poor, violent corners

Pope urges peace in Mexico's poor, violent corners

From the US border to the indigenous south, Pope Francis will visit some of the poorest and most violent corners of Mexico on his five-day trip and celebrates Mass on Saturday before an image of the country's patroness ...