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World 15 Sep 2021 | 5:34 AM

Gunmen kidnap 20 foreigners, likely from Haiti and Venezuela, from Mexico hotel

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Gunmen stormed a hotel in Mexico's central San Luis Potosi state on Tuesday and kidnapped some 20 foreigners believed to be mostly from Haiti and Venezuela, the state's attorney general's office said.

Philippines 04 Sep 2021 | 7:00 AM

‘Punish pandemic profiteers’

In just several days of hearings at the Senate, staggering revelations have tumbled out relating to the dubious purchase of 8.7 billion pesos (RM724mil) worth of overpriced face masks, personal protective equipment (PPE), and Covid-19 test kits that senators have said may be tantamount to “premeditated plunder.”