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At least 237 Killed as 7.1 Magnitude Quake Fells Buildings

TEHRAN (Tasnim) – A powerful earthquake shook central Mexico on Tuesday, collapsing buildings in plumes of dust and killing at least 149 people. Thousands fled into the streets in panic, and many stayed to help rescue those trapped. Dozens of buildings tumbled into mounds of rubble or were severely damaged in densely populated parts of […]Read More

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At Least 28 Killed in Mexico Prison Fight: Official

TEHRAN (Tasnim) – At least 28 inmates were killed when a brutal fight broke out in a prison in the Mexican Pacific resort of Acapulco on Thursday, one of the worst outbreaks of violence in the country’s troubled penal system in recent years. Acapulco is the biggest city in Guerrero, one of Mexico’s most lawless […]Read More

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Thailand to increase rice export to Mexico

BANGKOK, 16 March 2017 (NNT) – The Ministry of Commerce is determined to increase the export of Thai rice to Mexico by 10,000 tons before the end of this year. According to Commerce Minister Aphiradee Tantraporn, The federal government of Mexico has given its rice importers a privilege to import a total of 150,000 tons […]Read More

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At least 29 killed, 70 injured in Mexico fireworks market

PanARMENIAN.Net – A massive explosion gutted Mexico’s biggest fireworks market, killing at least 29 people and injuring 70, authorities said, according to AFP. The conflagration, in the Mexico City suburb of Tultepec, set off a quick-fire series of multicolored blasts and a sent a vast cloud of smoke billowing over the capital city. Full story: […]Read More

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Mexican cement company offers to build Trump his wall

A leading Mexican cement manufacturer has offered to help President-elect Donald Trump build his more than 1,000 mile long “big, beautiful, powerful” wall along the US-Mexican southern border. “We can’t be choosy,” Enrique Escalante, Chief Executive Officer of Grupo Cementos de Chihuahua (GCC) said in an interview with Reuters. “We’re an important producer in that […]Read More

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Foreign nationals warned to avoid Thailand

With 21 countries issuing travel warnings to their nationals about visiting Thailand due to the flood situation, Minister of Foreign Affairs Surapong Towijak-chaikul has instructed the Thai embassies in these 21 countries to ensure the public are accurately informed about the situation, ministry spokesman Thani Thongpakdi said on Tuesday. The 21 countries included the United […]Read More