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President Enrique Pena Nieto wants to legalise same-sex marriage in Mexico (AP)

The country’s president is seeking to make changes to the constitution in favour of same-sex marriage

A traffic police officer stands guard along the street as pro-life supporters hold a banner which reads "no to abortion" during a demonstration outside the Supreme Court of Justice in downtown Mexico City. (CNS photo/Henry Romero, Reuters)

The case of a woman who requested an abortion in 2013 has prompted scrutiny of the country’s law on abortion

Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto (AP)

If it is approved, Mexico would become the fifth country in Latin America to make same-sex marriage legal

Pope Francis meets with bishops during his visit to the cathedral in Mexico City (AP)

The archdiocesan publication asked whether the Pope had been properly briefed on Mexican matters prior to his visit

Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman (AP)

Drugs trafficker Joaquin ‘El Chapo’ Guzman escaped from a maximum-security prison on Saturday

Emergency workers at the site of an explosion at a maternity and children's hospital in Mexico City (CNS)

Francis expresses solidarity with the victims of the explosion that left three dead 70 injured

Protesters in Mexico City demand more information about the 43 missing students (CNS)

Mexican bishops’ conference issue statement of solidarity with the families of 43 missing students

Relatives of 43 missing students celebrate Mass in Chilpancingo, Mexico (CNS)

Archdiocese of Mexico City calls for a ‘reconstruction of the country’ in response to the disappearance of 43 trainee teachers

Teachers from southern Mexico camp in Zocalo Square (Photo: CNS)

Mass attendance falls and cardinal stays away as teachers take over central square

Greene’s novel is a great argument for the faith, but so is the country in which it was set