The hottest new models: who to watch in 2015

The hottest new models: who to watch in 2015

(Relaxnews) – We take a look at some of the brightest emerging talents in the world of fashion modeling. Who will be 2015′s Kendall and Cara? The runway superstar – Binx Walton Sure, Tennessee-born Leona ‘Binx’ Walton has been around a couple of seasons now, but 2015 could be the year she becomes something of a household name. […]

17.12.2014 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Home & Garden, Online ·
Hugh Jackman in talks for ‘X-Men Apocalypse’

Hugh Jackman in talks for ‘X-Men Apocalypse’

(Relaxnews) – The Australian actor could join the third film in this prequel trilogy, either for a brief cameo or a more substantial role. If Hugh Jackman signs up for the film, it will be his seventh time — or eighth when counting his very brief appearance in “X-Men: First Class” — portraying the immortal […]

17.12.2014 · Filled under: Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars ·
The future of sports injuries: 3D-printed implants could let you play again

The future of sports injuries: 3D-printed implants could let you play again

(Relaxnews) – An idea that once seemed absurd is now looking entirely possible, for researchers at Columbia University Medical Center have managed to successfully implant 3D-printed cartilage in sheep. Specifically, they replaced the meniscus, which is a piece of C-shaped cartilage, the tearing of which is one of the most common knee injuries, according to […]

17.12.2014 · Filled under: Health & Fitness, Online, Sports & Recreation, Videos ·
US, Italy and India lead CN Traveler’s hotel Gold List 2015

US, Italy and India lead CN Traveler’s hotel Gold List 2015

(Relaxnews) – According to the arbiters of taste at CN Traveler magazine, Italian, Indian and Californian hoteliers are the most likely to go above and beyond the call of duty. Because when asked to name their favorite hotels around the world for the 2015 edition of the Gold List, decision-makers gave nods to 11 addresses […]

17.12.2014 · Filled under: Books, Destinations, Entertainment, Home & Garden, Online ·
La Perla Atelier line to launch during Paris haute couture fashion week

La Perla Atelier line to launch during Paris haute couture fashion week

(Relaxnews) – Italian luxury lingerie brand La Perla has announced a new collection designed by Emiliano Rinaldi: La Perla Atelier is set to launch as part of Paris’s upcoming haute couture fashion week with a runway show on January 26. Rinaldi, who has his own Emiliano Rinaldi line based in Florence, is also the designer behind La Perla’s […]

17.12.2014 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Destinations, Home & Garden ·
Spring 2015 makeup: explosive lips and pastel lids at Chanel

Spring 2015 makeup: explosive lips and pastel lids at Chanel

(Relaxnews) – The French capital continues to inspire new collections from leading cosmetics makers. On the heels of Lancôme’s unveiling of its French Innocence line, Chanel has revealed its own collection inspired by Parisian gardens in the spring. With Rêverie Parisienne, the brand’s Makeup Creation Studio plays upon contrasts, using a vast palette of shades […]

17.12.2014 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Home & Garden ·
First Dunhill perfume developed under John Ray due in early 2015

First Dunhill perfume developed under John Ray due in early 2015

(Relaxnews) – In the first quarter of next year, the British brand will launch Icon, its first fragrance created under the creative direction of John Ray, who arrived at the head of the Dunhill label earlier this year. A woody aromatic, Icon was developed by Carlos Benaim — the nose behind Pure Poison by Dior […]

17.12.2014 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Home & Garden ·
Sequel to Mandela’s autobiography to be published in 2015

Sequel to Mandela’s autobiography to be published in 2015

(JOHANNESBURG-AFP) – A sequel to the late Nelson’s Mandela’s autobiography “The Long Walk to Freedom” is to be published in South Africa next year, the former president’s foundation said Wednesday. The book titled “The Presidential Years”, which Mandela began writing in 1998, will be based on his five years in office. He had already drafted […]

17.12.2014 · Filled under: News ·
When you lose weight, where does it go?

When you lose weight, where does it go?

(Relaxnews) – In the midst of a global obsession with dieting lies an oft-pondered question that not even many healthcare professionals can answer correctly: Where do the lost pounds go? A new study from the University of New South Wales says the mass is exhaled as carbon dioxide. “There is surprising ignorance and confusion about […]

17.12.2014 · Filled under: Health & Fitness, Home & Garden ·
Olympics: US will bid for 2024 Olympics

Olympics: US will bid for 2024 Olympics

(LOS ANGELES-AFP) – The United States Olympic Committee announced Tuesday it will bid to host the 2024 Summer Games, but the candidate city won’t be selected until early next year. Los Angeles, Washington, Boston and San Francisco all made their final pitches for staging the four-yearly showpiece to the USOC board of directors on Tuesday. […]

17.12.2014 · Filled under: Destinations, Sports & Recreation ·
Top 100 restaurants in US dominated by American cuisine

Top 100 restaurants in US dominated by American cuisine

(Relaxnews) – Though the foodie elite may prefer restaurants where foods are centrifuged, foamed and spherified, according to the latest restaurant ranking from user-generated online booking site OpenTable, the Everyman diner prefers a good old-fashioned steak. Because topping the site’s 2014 Diners’ Choice Awards is not a fancy, exclusive Michelin-starred restaurant in New York or […]

17.12.2014 · Filled under: Destinations, Food & Dining, Home & Garden ·
Pops Fernandez, Society of Seven in Filipino concert, Feb. 7, at Pala

Pops Fernandez, Society of Seven in Filipino concert, Feb. 7, at Pala

Lhey Bella also to perform PALA, CA   – Pops Fernandez, the Filipino “Concert Queen” will perform with the Society of Seven in a special Filipino concert at 7:30 p.m., Saturday, February 7, in the Events Center at Pala Casino Spa & Resort.  Lhey Bella, a rising Filipino star, also will perform with the Society of […]

16.12.2014 · Filled under: Destinations, Entertainment, Filipino Stars, Happenings ·
Jeb Bush a step closer toward White House run

Jeb Bush a step closer toward White House run

By Jérôme Cartillier Washington, United States | AFP |   – Former Florida governor Jeb Bush, brother of the 43rd president of the United States and son of the 41st, appears to be preparing a bid to become the 45th. George H.W. Bush’s 61-year-old second son promised Sunday that he would make up his mind […]

16.12.2014 · Filled under: U.S. News ·
LBC Express and Sigue announce a strategic partnership

LBC Express and Sigue announce a strategic partnership

Holiday consumer promotion kicks off relationship Sigue Corporation (“Sigue”), a global money transfer leader, announced on December 9, 2014 that it has entered into a strategic distribution partnership with LBC Express, Inc., (“LBC”) one of the Philippines’ largest payment and logistics supply chain company.  This collaboration allows consumers of both companies to send money to virtually anywhere […]

16.12.2014 · Filled under: Services ·
Washington takes on Uber with its own taxi app

Washington takes on Uber with its own taxi app

(WASHINGTON-AFP) – Washington is developing a smartphone app to enable its taxis to compete head-on with Uber and other ride-sharing services, the US capital’s taxi commission said Friday. Beta testing of the Universal DC TaxiApp is scheduled to begin in March, and if all goes well it could be fully in service by late spring. […]

14.12.2014 · Filled under: Destinations, Home & Garden, Science & Technology ·
Smelling sweet: the Bulgarian deodorant that you eat

Smelling sweet: the Bulgarian deodorant that you eat

(ASENOVGRAD, Bulgaria-AFP) – There are sprays, roll-ons and sticks. Now one Bulgarian candy-maker is offering a new kind of deodorant: in the form of delicious sweets. “It’s an old saying that true beauty comes from inside…. Why not from a candy?” Ventsislav Peychev, owner of Bulgaria’s small Alpi candy factory owner, told AFP. He claims […]

14.12.2014 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Health & Fitness, Offbeat ·
Miss South Africa crowned Miss World

Miss South Africa crowned Miss World

(LONDON-AFP) – Miss South Africa, 22-year-old Rolene Strauss, was crowned Miss World 2014 at the pageant’s final in London on Sunday, with an estimated billion viewers watching on television around the globe. Miss Hungary, Edina Kulcsar, was the runner-up and Miss United States, Elizabeth Safrit, came third in the 64th annual competition, contested by women […]

14.12.2014 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Destinations, Entertainment, World News ·
New technology helps colorblind enjoy TV

New technology helps colorblind enjoy TV

(Relaxnews) – Newly available for integration on home TV-top boxes, Eyeteq technology enables colorblind viewers to distinguish between red and green, improving their experience with new details they might not have been able to see previously. The impact on those without colorblindness who may be watching too is minimal, according to UK-based parent company Spectral Edge. […]

14.12.2014 · Filled under: Apps, Health & Fitness, Home & Garden, Science & Technology ·
Spice pen makes edible art a piece of cake

Spice pen makes edible art a piece of cake

(Relaxnews) – Trained baristas may have the edge when it comes to latte art, but a new tool lets the rest of us create edible drawings that are just as impressive. The Cinnibird, a pen that makes it easy to decorate food with ground spices, will soon be launched following successful crowdfunding campaigns on Kickstarter […]

14.12.2014 · Filled under: Destinations, Food & Dining, Home & Garden, Online, Videos ·
Crowdfunded salad and ‘babygate’: a look back at some of the big food stories of 2014

Crowdfunded salad and ‘babygate’: a look back at some of the big food stories of 2014

(Relaxnews) – Potato salad. And crying babies. In 2014, some of the big food stories rallied thousands of strangers behind a simple project — to make good potato salad — and sparked heated debate about bringing kids to fine dining restaurants. As the year draws to a close, here’s a selection of some of the […]

14.12.2014 · Filled under: Destinations, Food & Dining, Home & Garden ·