- Having recently been crowned the world’s fattest nation, knocking its chubby neighbour to the north off the pedestal, Mexico is fighting back. With 32.8% of the population obese, last year the country passed a ground-breaking tax on high-calorie junk food and sugary drinks. Now Mexico City restaurants will be legally obliged to install filters so they can offer patrons free, drinkable water.
- Carlos Gracida, accomplished Mexican polo player and three-time winner of polo’s major tournaments in Argentina, the US and the UK, dies at 53 after fall from horse.
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