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Rappler's latest stories on Morelos


Mexico earthquake unearths ancient temple

Jul 12, 2018 - 3:56 PM

The structure is believed to date back to around the year 1150

AFTER EARTHQUAKE. View of the substructure inside the Teopanzolco pyramid in Cuernavaca, Morelos State, Mexico on July 11, 2018. Photo by Ronaldo Schemidt/AFP

ERC commissioners: Chair Salazar tried to stop probe into Villa's suicide

Feb 07, 2017 - 2:54 PM

ERC Commissioner Josefina Patricia Asirit says that after the suicide of ex director Francisco Villa Jr it was difficult to trust colleagues in the commission

ON THE HOT SEAT. ERC chairperson and CEO Jose Vicente Salazar faces congressmen as the House probes the suicide of the late ERC director Francisco Villar Jr. Photo by Mara Cepeda/Rappler

Mexico begins exhumation of more than 100 bodies

May 24, 2016 - 12:30 PM

The bodies are buried in a mass grave in Morelos one of the Mexican states most affected by drug violence

epa05325849 Mexican authorities work on the exhumation of over 100 bodies at the Tetelcingo pit in Morelos, Mexico, 23 May 2016. The procedure is led by Morelos State General Attorney's Office and carried out by the Attorney's General Office and the National Commission of Security. At least 25 families from the area have missing relatives but the bodies are yet to be identified. EPA/OCTAVIO VIDAL