More documented cases of corruption. – Four companies linked to a senator from Morena supply the CFE

MORENA businessman and senator Armando Guadiana rejects conflict of interest because he is not a direct partner of the companies MEXICO CITY (El País) – The Mexican government’s purchase of coal has set off alarm bells, and not just environmental ones. In this case, because of a possible conflict of interest of a senator from the ruling More...

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By sanmigueltimes On Thursday, August 6th, 2020

AMLO confirms the dismantling of energy reform

The president of Andrés Manuel López Obrador believes that the country’s energy sector regulators should participate in the “new policy” for the sector and join forces with the government to More...

By sanmigueltimes On Wednesday, August 5th, 2020

Fuel theft, extortion, and kidnapping: “El Marro” wreaked havoc in Guanajuato for years

In Guanajuato, countless families have been affected by the presence of the Santa Rosa de Lima Cartel. Its turf war with the Jalisco Nueva Generación Cartel to control the state reignited after security forces More...

By sanmigueltimes On Tuesday, August 4th, 2020

Allied governors call for meeting with AMLO; “simulation no longer works”

They are called “The Federalist Alliance.” They are the governors who last week asked for the resignation of the Undersecretary of Health Promotion Hugo López-Gatell. MEXICO CITY (Times Media Mexico) More...

By sanmigueltimes On Monday, August 3rd, 2020

El Marro’s father and brother could control the Santa Rosa de Lima Cartel

Sunday, August 2, federal and state authorities announced El Marro’s arrest. Now, Juan Rodolfo Yépez Godoy and Rodolfo Yépez Ortiz, his father and brother, could take over the Santa Rosa de Lima Cartel More...

By sanmigueltimes On Sunday, August 2nd, 2020

Mexican army arrests drug lord in losing battle against increasingly violent cartels

The Mexican Army and state security forces captured Jose Antonio Yepez, a notorious drug gang leader blamed for helping fuel a surge in violence that has severely tested the government of Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador, More...

By sanmigueltimes On Sunday, August 2nd, 2020

The cartel war that transformed peaceful Guanajuato into one of Mexico’s deadliest states

Word spread quickly hereafter gunfire erupted at a neighborhood drug rehab center. Natalia Acosta Medina bolted from her patio, sprinted through the muddy streets, and climbed the stairs of the two-story facility. More More...

By sanmigueltimes On Thursday, July 30th, 2020

Mexico Supreme Court rejects state’s bid to decriminalize abortion

Mexico’s Supreme Court has rejected a landmark injunction on abortion rights across the country. The case revolved around an injunction granted in the eastern state of Veracruz, which would have effectively More...

By sanmigueltimes On Wednesday, July 29th, 2020

Getting sick from COVID-19: Every Mexican’s nightmare

Mexicans sell their houses, cars, and get into debt to take care of themselves. The high price of private medical care begins with the COVID-19 test.  MEXICO CITY (El Financiero) – A patient’s More...

By sanmigueltimes On Tuesday, July 28th, 2020

Mexico’s Covid-19 death figures only cover 25% of real deaths, scientist says

MEXICO CITY – Based on data from the National Center for Preventive Programs and Disease Control (CENAPRECE) on the increase in deaths in 2020, mathematician Raúl Rojas, determined that to know the real More...