The proposed levy on sweetened beverages is a shaky way of controlling the nation’s obesity and disease rates.
Traversing the gorges on Mexico’s last long-distance train ride, Ishay Govender-Ypma meets the reclusive Rarámuri and explores the country's landscape
A string of women have been killed in Mexico’s top holiday destination, but the authorities are trying their best to downplay the murders.
Independent foreign investigators tore apart the Mexican government's investigation into last year's abduction of 43 students.
An alliance of media outlets and civil society groups is courting potential whistle-blowers with a new digital platform that promises anonymity.
A Mexican state has banned parents from registering "derogatory" names for their children, including the name Twitter.
The SABC has hit the sunshine-news campaign trail with its new editorial policies that 70% of the stories on its news bulletins should be positive.
Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto has cancelled his trip to the US, as recovery efforts from deadly storms continue in his country.
Stores in Acapulco have been looted after torrential rains resulted in the deaths of at least 57 people across Mexico.
Zuma's call for SA to emulate Mexico's "patriotic reporting" shows that he doesn't have a clue, says El Siglo de Torreón editor Javier Garza.
Despite Senate approving a reform that would abolish the corrupt sale and inheritance of teaching jobs, unions have continued protests in Mexico City.
Mexico could legalise marijuana in the next five years, stripping brutal drug cartels of a major source of income, says former President Vicente Fox.
Mexico says it captured the leader of the brutal Zetas drug cartel, marking the biggest victory for its president in his fight against gang violence.
When Cat Rainsford befriended a nomadic group of street performers in a small Mexican town, she never envisaged she would end up travelling with them.
Carlos Slim and Bill Gates, the two richest men on the planet, have inaugurated a new agricultural research center outside Mexico's capital.
Rescue workers in Mexico have found three more bodies over the weekend amid the rubble of a blast that tore through state oil firm Pemex's offices.
Mexican authorities have discovered a "sophisticated" tunnel likely intended for smuggling drugs and migrants across the US-Mexico border.
We present some of the most outstanding photographs shot across the world this week, from the Gaza Strip and Israel to Mexico and the Congo.
US prosecutors probing whether HSBC was involved in laundering money for Mexican drug cartels and moving cash for Saudi banks tied to terrorists.