Suman Naishadham

Mysterious manatee deaths in Mexican wetlands spur quest for answers

Aug 22 2018

(Corrects first name in 6th paragraph to Daniel, fixes grammatical error in headline in this August 10 story) | Video

Mexico's leftist election winners to appeal campaign funding fine

Jul 18 2018

MEXICO CITY Mexican President-elect Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador's political party said on Wednesday it would appeal a $10 million fine from the National Electoral Institute (INE) for breaking campaign finance rules.

Leftist vows to cleanse Mexico of corruption, with victory beckoning

Jun 28 2018

MEXICO CITY The hot favorite to win Mexico's presidency, Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador, vowed to root out corruption and pacify the gang-ravaged country with a sweeping anti-establishment speech to a stadium full of supporters at his campaign finale. | Video

Mexico presidential campaigns ramp up spend on online ads

Jun 21 2018

MEXICO CITY Mexico's presidential candidates have declared spending 159 million pesos ($7.8 million) so far on web advertising including Facebook, YouTube and online media, more than a quarter of their campaign spend, the National Electoral Institute (INE) said.

Exclusive: Mexico studies tariffs on billions of dollars of U.S. corn, soy

Jun 14 2018

MEXICO CITY Mexico could strike at $4 billion in annual imports of U.S. corn and soybeans if President Donald Trump escalates a trade spat with new tariffs, officials told Reuters this week, and it is studying how to reduce the pain of such a move.

Mexican presidential candidate 'El Bronco' fined for illicit financing

May 29 2018

MEXICO CITY Mexico's electoral authority has fined independent presidential candidate Jaime Rodriguez for allegedly raising almost $700,000 in illicit campaign funds, in a rare move against a top politician just weeks before the July 1 election.

Kidnap charge spotlights justice divide in Mexican election

May 26 2018

MEXICO CITY An ex-member of an informal police force running for Mexico's Senate is battling attacks labeling her a "kidnapper," drawing attention to radical proposals by her ally, presidential candidate Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador, to end the drug war.

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