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Woman killed while taking selfie near vintage train in Mexico – Times of India

NEW DELHI: A tragic incident unfolded when a woman lost her life while attempting to take a selfie near a vintage steam train. The woman, reportedly in her 20s, was killed instantly when she came too close to the tracks. The shocking video of the incident has been widely circulated on social media, drawing attention to the dangers of taking selfies in hazardous locations.The accident occurred as a crowd gathered to photograph the 'Empress,' a historic steam engine officially known as Canadian Pacific 2816. As the train, part of the Final Spike Steam Tour, approached Hidalgo, the woman positioned herself dangerously close to the tracks to capture a selfie. In the video, she is seen wearing an orange top, and standing near a child, who is believed to be her son. As the train neared, the c...

Claudia Sheinbaum elected Mexico’s first woman president – Times of India

MEXICO CITY: Claudia Sheinbaum, a climate scientist and former mayor of Mexico City, won her nation’s elections Sunday in a landslide victory that brought a huge milestone: She became the first woman to be elected prez of Mexico. Early results indicated that Sheinbaum, 61, prevailed in what the authorities called the largest in Mexico’s history, with the highest number of voters taking part and the most seats up for grabs.It was a landmark vote that saw not one, but two, women vying to lead one of the hemisphere’s biggest nations.Sheinbaum, a leftist, campaigned on a vow to continue the legacy of Mexico’s current prez and her mentor, Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador. The election was seen by many as a referendum on his leadership, and her victory was a clear vote of confidence in him and th...