A violent explosion shook Mexico City's Pemex headquarters. The state controlled oil concern is facing increased scrutiny for poor safety regulation.
A powerful gas explosion has struck a Mexico City children's hospital, killing at least 2 and injuring around 50 more. Authorities believe additional victims are still buried in the rubble.
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.
Mexico’s president has proposed allowing foreign energy firms back into the country’s state-owned oil industry, 75 years after they were thrown out. The reforms for Pemex would require changes to Mexico’s constitution.
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