Last updateFri, 27 Mar 2020 10am

Breast cancer Guinness record attempt

Guadalajara will try to set a new Guinness record by creating the largest ever human breast cancer awareness bow on Saturday, October 19.

Abortion activists demand law change

Charged up by the recent decision of the Oaxaca legislature to legalize abortion in that state, activists in Guadalajara – nearly all female – took to the streets of Guadalajara September 28, on International Safe Abortion Day.

Huge new car show at Expo

Anyone looking around for a new car might do no worse than head over to Expo Auto at Expo Guadalajara on Saturday, October 5 and Sunday, October 6, when most of the auto distributors that operate in metro area Guadalajara will gather under one roof.

Pro-life march sparks aggressive backlash

The mentality behind last weekend’s pro-life and anti-same sex marriage march in Guadalajara represents a “backward” step for human and women’s rights in Mexico, a leading activist said.

Dengue soars in metro area

Hospitals and health clinics in Guadalajara, as well as Red and Green Cross facilities, are feeling the strain as staff attend to an ever growing number of patients turning up with dengue fever symptoms.

Jalisco awards charreria special status

The Mexican equestrian sport of charreria (similar to a rodeo competition) has been designated an Intangible Cultural Heritage of the state of Jalisco.