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Powerful earthquake shakes southern Mexico, at least 5 dead

Mexico President López Obrador said there had been more than 140 aftershocks, most of them small

24 Jun 2020 1:39 PM

After Mexico quakes, Day of the Dead parade honours rescuers

700 performers prepared for months for the colourful afternoon procession along more than 7 km of the expansive Paseo de la Reforma.

29 Oct 2017 2:10 PM

Inside the dark, dangerous world of Mexico’s ‘moles’

That earthquake overwhelmed the government’s emergency services, leaving civilian volunteers to fill the void.

29 Sep 2017 3:48 AM

Frida the rescue dog emerges as hero of Mexican earthquake

In her career, Frida has located 12 people alive beneath the rubble.

24 Sep 2017 2:12 PM

Soft soil makes Mexico City shake like it was built on jelly

Mexico City is built on deep, soft soil which instead of cushioning the city from earthquakes, exaggerates their effects.

21 Sep 2017 5:40 PM


At least 138 dead after 7.1 magnitude earthquake rocks Mexico

The temblor occurred on the 32nd anniversary of a devastating quake that killed thousands in Mexico City in 1985.

20 Sep 2017 9:42 AM

At least 49 dead as powerful earthquake rocks Mexico

Emergency officials warned people in the streets to avoid smoking because of the risk of igniting gas leaking from ruptured pipes.

20 Sep 2017 3:02 AM

Mexico: Death toll rises to 61 in strongest earthquake in century

The worst-hit city was Juchitan, on the narrow waist of Oaxaca known as the Isthmus, where 36 quake victims died.

09 Sep 2017 11:50 AM