oecd report

Some high scores for MX in OECD report

Mexico ranks highly in some areas related to science, technology and industry but lags behind in others, according to a new report by the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development FULL STORY

Osorio Chong in the Senate yesterday.

Security system is from ‘the last century’

Reforming Mexico’s outdated security system is essential to address rising crime in the “very complex” situation that is confronting the country, Interior Secretary Miguel Ángel Osorio Chong said yesterday. Appearing FULL STORY

Indigenous youths at one of the Oaxaca shelters.

Study finds abuse at indigenous shelters

Shelters intended to improve the lives of indigenous children in Oaxaca are doing the opposite: a study has revealed abuse, malnutrition and other human rights violations. The National Human Rights FULL STORY

Caution, (another) crime scene.

October homicides break June’s record

Homicide numbers in October were the highest ever recorded, according to the National Public Security System. Investigations were opened into 2,371 cases of intentional homicide during the month, beating the FULL STORY