Last updateFri, 17 Nov 2017 11am

Former first lady seeks independent route to Los Pinos

New legislation that allows independent candidates to enter the race to become Mexico’s next president has prompted a flurry of registrations from wannabes, the majority of whom stand little or no chance of ever stepping foot in Los Pinos (Mexico’s equivalent of the White House).

Neighbors snub planetarium plan

Residents of two Guadalajara neighborhoods have expressed their opposition to plans to build the city’s new planetarium on the former site of the headquarters of the University of Guadalajara’s now-defunct students’ union, the Federation de Estudiantes de Guadalajara (FEG).