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Hurricane Grace kills eight as it cut through eastern Mexico bringing heavy rains, strong winds, floods and power cuts

At least eight people died after Hurricane Grace cut through eastern Mexico, bringing torrential rain and high winds and causing power cuts and flooding. The deaths and the worst damage occurred in the state of Veracruz, where the storm uprooted trees when it made landfall early on Saturday. In the state capital, Xalapa, many streets […]

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6 killed as Mexican military plane crashes near Xalapa airport

Six people from the Mexican military were killed when the plane that they were travelling in crashed in the south eastern state of Veracruz. The Mexican Secretary of Defence in a statement on Sunday said the accident took place in the morning when the air force‚Äôs Learjet 45 was taking off from the airport in […]