Leftist leader assumes Mexico presidency with a promise ‘to help the poor’

Leftist politician Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador has assumed Mexico’s presidency with a promise to profoundly transform Latin America’s second-biggest economy and to lead a government free of corruption.

Leftist politician Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador has assumed Mexico's presidency with a promise to profoundly transform Latin America's second-biggest economy and to lead a government free of corruption.

‘Revenge is not my strong suit’ – Mexico gets first leftist leader in over 70 years

Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador took the oath of office as Mexico’s first leftist president in over 70 years, marking a turning point in one of the world’s most radical experiments in opening markets and privatisation.

Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador took the oath of office as Mexico's first leftist president in over 70 years, marking a turning point in one of the world's most radical experiments in opening markets and privatisation.

Leaders cold-shoulder prince

Saudi Arabia’s Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman was sidelined during the official “family photo” of world leaders and other dignitaries at the Group of 20 summit in Buenos Aires yesterday, standing at the far edge of the group portrait and ignored.

Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman was sidelined during the official "family photo" of world leaders and other dignitaries at the Group of 20 summit in Buenos Aires yesterday, standing at the far edge of the group portrait and ignored.

Nearly 4,000 people evacuated as Guatemala’s Fuego volcano violently erupts

Nearly 4,000 people were evacuated on Monday from areas around Guatemala’s Fuego volcano, which began violently erupting overnight, the country’s disaster agency Conred said.

Nearly 4,000 people were evacuated on Monday from areas around Guatemala's Fuego volcano, which began violently erupting overnight, the country's disaster agency Conred said.