Manuel Rapalo

Manuel Rapalo

Latin America

Mexico City 'green lung' wins Large Urban Park Gold Award

In a city this polluted, the sprawling Chapultepec Park is a lifeline to nature and clean air.

Mexico City 'green lung' wins Large Urban Park Gold Award

Latin America

Can Mexico capitalise on US-China trade war?

US President Trump to impose new round of tariffs on China, as other countries start to benefit from row.

Can Mexico capitalise on US-China trade war?

Latin America

Mexico auctions property once owned by criminals for good cause

Critics of President Obrador have called the auctions a populist measure.

Mexico auctions property once owned by criminals for good cause

Latin America

Mexico to help create jobs in Honduras to curb migration

Mexico calls on the US for greater investment to improve conditions in the countries where migrants originate.

Mexico to help create jobs in Honduras to curb migration

Latin America

Here is how Mexico is fighting rise in mobile theft cases

It has become such a huge problem, the government has been forced to act.

Here is how Mexico is fighting rise in mobile theft cases

Latin America

Migrants risk their lives by crossing dangerous river to reach US

Illegal crossings at the Rio Grande have increased in recent months, and so have drownings.

Migrants risk their lives by crossing dangerous river to reach US

Latin America

Honduras schools, hospitals 'falling apart' from lack of funding

Ninety percent of public schools in the country are facing an infrastructure crisis and hospitals are turning away patients.

Honduras schools, hospitals 'falling apart' from lack of funding

Latin America

Mexico real estate price hikes leave thousands displaced

Mexico’s capital is one of the most expensive cities in Latin America, at least when it comes to the cost of owning a house.

Mexico real estate price hikes leave thousands displaced

Latin America

Mexico's president celebrates deal with US at Tijuana rally

President Lopez Obrador calls for unity and celebration after Mexico strikes a deal with the US, but it's at a heavy cost.

Mexico's president celebrates deal with US at Tijuana rally

Latin America

Mexico's war on drugs: President to legalise all narcotics

Part of President Lopez Obrador's plan seeks to decriminalise all illegal drugs.

Mexico's war on drugs: President to legalise all narcotics

Latin America

Mexico's president vows to curb crime with social programmes

How Mexico's president hopes to curb violence by investing in social programmes for the young.

Mexico's president vows to curb crime with social programmes

Arts & Culture

Meet Elisa Carrillo, the first Mexican woman to win ballet's top prize

Professional ballerina Elisa Carrillo was recently awarded the prestigious Prix Benois de la Danse.

Meet Elisa Carrillo, the first Mexican woman to win ballet's top prize