Gulf Times - Honduras
Three dead and seven injured in football match riots in Honduras

Three dead and seven injured in football match riots in Honduras

At least three people died and seven were injured in riots Saturday night between rival football fans ahead of a national championship game in Honduras

Death toll rises to 27 in the sinking of fishing vessel off Honduras

Death toll rises to 27 in the sinking of fishing vessel off Honduras

The sinking of a fishing vessel off north-eastern Honduras has left at least 27 people dead, according to the army

Fishing vessel with dozens on board sinks off Honduras

Fishing vessel with dozens on board sinks off Honduras

The Honduran coastguard was on Wednesday searching for a fishing vessel that was believed to have sunk with dozens of people on board, local media reported.

Police fire tear gas on Honduras protesters

Police fire tear gas on Honduras protesters

Police fired tear gas Friday to disperse thousands of demonstrators who gathered in the Honduras capital to protest against plans to privatise health and education services.

Thousands protest against Honduras president

Thousands protest against Honduras president

Thousands of people marched through the streets of the Honduran capital Friday night demanding the resignation of President Juan Orlando Hernandez and an investigation of him and his family.

Mexico allows caravan women, children in, but thousands still stranded

Mexico allows caravan women, children in, but thousands still stranded

Mexican authorities allowed dozens of women and children from a US-bound Honduran migrant caravan to enter the country Saturday but thousands remain stranded on a border bridge between Guatemala and Mexico where riot police barred their progress.

Migrant caravan halted on Mexico-Guatemala border

Migrant caravan halted on Mexico-Guatemala border

Hundreds of people in a caravan of migrants that crossed from Honduras into Guatemala staged a dramatic bid to breach the Mexican border on Friday, as local governments began preparing to disperse the convoy under pressure from Washington.

Trump threatens to cut US aid to Honduras over immigrant caravan

Trump threatens to cut US aid to Honduras over immigrant caravan

US President Donald Trump threatened on Tuesday to withdraw funding and aid from Honduras if it does not stop a caravan of people that is heading to the United States, in his latest effort to show his administration's tough stance on immigration.

Honduran president declared winner of disputed poll

Honduran president declared winner of disputed poll

Honduran President Juan Orlando Hernandez was declared on Sunday the winner of a heavily disputed presidential election held three weeks ago, despite mounting protests and opposition claims of fraud.

Amnesty condemns 'dangerous and illegal' tactics by Honduras

Amnesty condemns 'dangerous and illegal' tactics by Honduras

Authorities are using "dangerous and illegal" tactics to silence dissent in Honduras, where at least 14 people have been killed since a hotly-contested presidential vote last month, Amnesty International said Friday.

Honduran election crisis festers as rivals claim victory

Honduran election crisis festers as rivals claim victory

Four days after voting in a presidential election, Honduras sank deeper into crisis on Thursday, with no clear winner in sight and the vote count disputed by the US-friendly incumbent's centrist rival ...

Honduran president wins party primary, eyeing re-election

Honduran president wins party primary, eyeing re-election

Honduran President Juan Orlando Hernandez won his party's primary on Sunday, raising his hopes of winning re-election in November 26 polls despite a constitutional one-term limit.