Festival Internacional Cervantino is strengthening the ties between Mexico and France


The 45th edition of the Cervantino International Festival (Festival Internacional Cervantino) that features France as guest country, is strengthening the ties between Mexico and France in the field of humanities, art, and culture. This year, the French delegation is presenting 300 artists featuring about 30 shows, with groups such as Ballet Marseille, More...

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By sanmigueltimes On Tuesday, October 17th, 2017

PRD leader Alejandra Barrales owns mansion and apartment in Miami

The national leader of the PRD, Alejandra Barrales, lives in luxurious Lomas de Chapultepec Mexico City uptown  neighborhood, in a property she acquired in 2014, worth 13 million 300 thousand pesos (approximately More...

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By sanmigueltimes On Monday, October 16th, 2017

Free psychological service aims to address post-traumatic stress, mourning, suicidal thoughts and panic attacks

The Behavioral Sciences Department at the Autonomous University of the State of Mexico (UAEM) has made the Psychological Care Line free and available to the public. The care line provides a confidential service More...

By sanmigueltimes On Monday, October 16th, 2017

Treatment of women in Mexico is ‘unacceptable’: Justin Trudeau

On Friday October 13, Canada’s Prime Minister Justin Trudeau urged Mexican lawmakers to improve women’s rights, delivering a sharp rebuke to a key trading partner that has struggled to curb years of femicide, More...

By sanmigueltimes On Monday, October 16th, 2017

21 people executed in Guanajuato in less than 30 hours last week

In less than 30 hours, 21 people were executed in several incidents and attacks that took place in the state of Guanajuato: 6 of them in Leon, 5 in Salvatierra, 4 in Tarimoro, 2 in Salamanca, 2 in Irapuato, 1 in More...

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By sanmigueltimes On Sunday, October 15th, 2017

5.4 magnitude quake struck southern Mexico on Friday October 13: U.S. Geological Survey

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) – A 5.4 magnitude quake struck southern Mexico on Friday, according to the U.S. Geological Survey, but there were no immediate reports of damage. It was not immediately clear if the More...

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By sanmigueltimes On Thursday, October 12th, 2017

Ex-first lady registers as independent candidate in Mexico

Mexican former first lady Margarita Zavala says she will try to collect more than 866,000 signatures to run as an independent candidate for president next year. Zavala is the wife of ex-President Felipe Calderon, More...

By sanmigueltimes On Wednesday, October 11th, 2017

COMMENT: Chaos within PAN political party

Margarita Zavala, wife of former President Felipe Calderon, has quit PAN (the partisan organization which made Felipe President) because of her differences with Ricardo Anaya, the current national head of PAN who More...

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Ana Maria Hernandez, 37, a clothing salesperson, poses for a portrait outside her house as it is demolished after an earthquake in Jojutla de Juarez, Mexico, September 30, 2017. Her house was badly damaged. Hernandez is living with relatives and hopes to return home once it is rebuilt. “I lost everything. My aunt died here,” she said. (Photo: Edgard Garrido/Reuters)
By sanmigueltimes On Wednesday, October 11th, 2017

In the earthquake’s aftermath, many Mexicans don’t have a home anymore

Rubble is all that remains of hundreds of houses rent asunder by the earthquake that struck Mexico in September, leaving owners lodging with relatives or friends, hoping their homes can be rebuilt or they can find More...

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By sanmigueltimes On Sunday, October 8th, 2017

An unprecedented 11 independent candidates seek Mexico’s presidency

MEXICO — With two days to go before the closure of registration to express their intention to participate as independent candidates (nonaffiliated to any political party) in the 2018 election, 11 people have More...