Last updateFri, 24 Jan 2020 9am

Narda pummels Jalisco coast; hundreds homeless

According to state authorities, approximately 830 homes in the Jalisco municipalities of Cihuatlán, La Huerta, Tomatlán and Puerto Vallarta were affected by flooding during the passing of tropical storm Narda up the Pacific coastline late Sunday and early Monday.

Federal cuts to hurt Jalisco, governor says

After meeting with Treasury Ministry officials, Jalisco Governor Enrique Alfaro has accepted tha federal funding for this state will be slashed by US$178 million in 2020 in line with the austerity measures promoted by President Andres Manual Lopez Obrador.