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On Monday, June 21 at 11:30 a.m., the National Drill 2021 will take place. For this purpose, the seismic alert will sound from the 12,826 loudspeakers installed on poles in Mexico City. The purpose is to learn the precautionary and accident prevention measures as well as the capacity to react to an emergency of this size.

It seems that if you have more than enough fame and money, there is only one way to go: make a tequila brand. Dwayne Johnson, better known as "The Rock" (The Rock), continues to be unstoppable. At 49 years old he has joined the world of tequila, with his brand "Tequila Teremana" which means, "tere" (earth) and "mana" (the powerful...

The President of Mexico, Andrés Manuel López Obrador, thanked all citizens for participating in the election day, and assured that despite the violent incidents during Sunday, and the alleged electoral crimes that were reported, they did not fundamentally alter the results.

Mexico has become one of the countries with the most obese people in Latin America, as the proportion of overweight people has increased to 24 percent, said Jaime Sepúlveda Amor, coordinator of the National Institute of Health. In a conference on "How is the health of Mexicans", offered at the LVII National Meeting of the Mexican Society of Public...

At least 23 people have been killed and more than 70 injured after a bridge girder collapsed on a Mexico City subway bridge on Monday night. It is the biggest tragedy in the city since the 2017 earthquake. At around 22.25 the structure supporting one of the outer spans of subway line 12 collapsed on one of the main...

In 2020, 52.7 percent of the population aged 15 and over know or have heard what democracy is said to be very or somewhat satisfied with the one that exists in Mexico, according to the National Civic Culture Survey (ENCUCI) 2020. According to the ENCUCI, 31.3 percent mentioned feeling not very satisfied, while another 15 percent said they felt not...

In the latest report of the National Forestry Commission (Conafor), there is a record of 106 active forest fires in 21 states of the national territory, affecting 20,583 hectares, in which 3,734 people are already working for their rapid control.

With the approval of the National Registry of Mobile Phone Users by the Mexican Congress, Mexico joins 17 countries whose laws require the registration of biometric data associated with SIM cards. Among them are Afghanistan, Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, Bangladesh, Benin, China, Nigeria, Oman, Pakistan, Peru, Singapore, Tajikistan, Tanzania, Thailand,...

Mexico is already third in the Americas in deaths due to alcohol consumption, after the United States and Brazil, according to a study by the Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) published in the journal Addiction. Around 80 percent of deaths related to alcoholic beverage consumption in the Americas are concentrated in three of the most...