A violent explosion shook Mexico City's Pemex headquarters. The state controlled oil concern is facing increased scrutiny for poor safety regulation.
An explosion at the headquarters of Mexican state-owned oil firm Pemex was caused by a gas build up, the attorney general has said. The blast on Thursday killed 37 people and injured dozens more.
The death toll has risen sharply after a blast at oil giant Pemex in Mexico City. Rescue workers are searching for survivors in the rubble of the skyscraper complex. The cause of the explosion remains unclear.
Thieves in Mexico have stolen a truck carrying radioactive material used in medical treatments, the UN nuclear agency has reported. It described the load as "extremely dangerous" if damaged or removed from its shielding.
A gas tanker truck has exploded on a highway near Mexico City leaving more than a dozen people dead and injuring many more. The cause of the blast remains unclear.
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