Broth is making a comeback among health conscious and French gourmets

Broth is making a comeback among health conscious and French gourmets

(Relaxnews) – Broth may have fallen out of fashion, but this light and nutritionally rich soup has been making a comeback in the last few years and is all the rage this winter among the health conscious while it has also returned to the menus of several top French chefs. Brodo, the first broth bar […]

18.11.2015 · Filled under: Books, Entertainment, Food & Dining, Health & Fitness, Home & Garden ·
WHO launches campaign for better use of antibiotics

WHO launches campaign for better use of antibiotics

(Relaxnews) – The first global campaign for the better use of antibiotics will be launched by the World Health Organization in World Antibiotic Awareness Week (November 16 to 22). This event is intended to remind us all that resistance to antibiotics is growing. Let’s take a look at the actions we can take as individuals […]

18.11.2015 · Filled under: Health & Fitness ·
What is the best dish to serve with Beaujolais Nouveau?

What is the best dish to serve with Beaujolais Nouveau?

(Relaxnews) – It is a mistake to talk about only one Beaujolais Nouveau. In fact it has two appellations — Beaujolais and Beaujolais-Village. This famous young red wine is traditionally delivered on the third Thursday in November at precisely midnight (in France and across the globe). Its aromas vary according to its natural environment and […]

18.11.2015 · Filled under: Destinations, Food & Dining ·
Facebook ‘safety check’ at the ready after Paris attacks

Facebook ‘safety check’ at the ready after Paris attacks

(San Francisco-AFP) – A Facebook tool that let people check whether friends were safe after deadly attacks in Paris will be used more widely in the future, the social network said. The announcement came amid criticism that the “Safety Check” feature was not activated for other bombings, such as Thursday’s blasts in Beirut that rank […]

18.11.2015 · Filled under: Apps, Home & Garden, Online, Science & Technology ·
Google Photos to help users save space

Google Photos to help users save space

(Relaxnews) – Google Photos is rolling out a series of changes, including one that will help users free up space. Announced on Google+, the first two changes are rolling out on Android starting on Tuesday and include a “Free Up Space” button on the Settings screen that will prompt the user to bulk-delete copies of photos […]

18.11.2015 · Filled under: Apps, Home & Garden, Online, Science & Technology ·
Asia CEO forum recognizes Cuisia with lifetime contributor award

Asia CEO forum recognizes Cuisia with lifetime contributor award

WASHINGTON, D.C. – In recognition of excellence in leadership, Ambassador Jose L. Cuisia, Jr. was conferred the Lifetime Contributor Award (public sector) by the Asia CEO Forum on 11 November 2015 at the Marriott Hotel in Manila. Each year, the Asia CEO Awards recognizes extraordinary leaders and leadership teams who have demonstrated outstanding achievement for […]

18.11.2015 · Filled under: Local News ·
Nov. 22 concert to honor memory of slain journalists

Nov. 22 concert to honor memory of slain journalists

LOS ANGELES – Filipino-American media groups here have banded together to honor the memory of the 32 journalists killed in the Ampatuan massacre, the worst single attack on the press. On Nov. 22, members of the media will hold a concert and photo exhibit at the Celebrity Centre International in Los Angeles. The event will […]

17.11.2015 · Filled under: Entertainment, Filipino Stars, Happenings, Music ·
Final ‘Hunger Games’ film hits big screen

Final ‘Hunger Games’ film hits big screen

(Los Angeles-AFP) – The fourth and final film in the blockbuster “Hunger Games” series — a dystopian fantasy saga that turned Jennifer Lawrence into a Hollywood mega-star — hits the big screen this week and is expected to catch fire at the box office. “The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 2″ will bring to a […]

17.11.2015 · Filled under: Books, Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars ·
Golf: Italian Ryder Cup ‘to spark golfing revolution’

Golf: Italian Ryder Cup ‘to spark golfing revolution’

(Milan, Italy-AFP) – Boasting a bird’s eye view of St Peter’s Basilica from the 17th tee the Marco Simone course could spark a golfing revolution in Italy if it wins the right to host the 2022 Ryder Cup. “We are a country of 60 million people and we have only 100,000 golfers, so the potential […]

17.11.2015 · Filled under: Health & Fitness, Sports & Recreation ·
Jennifer Aniston joins Robert De Niro in ‘The Comedian’

Jennifer Aniston joins Robert De Niro in ‘The Comedian’

(Relaxnews) – Jennifer Aniston has been cast to star opposite Robert De Niro in a drama called “The Comedian.” In the film, De Niro plays a stand-up comic whose schtick is to roast his victims, throwing insults and barbs at his victims, reports Variety. Aniston will play a woman who develops a friendship with the comic […]

17.11.2015 · Filled under: Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars ·
Eiffel Tower reopens three days after Paris attacks

Eiffel Tower reopens three days after Paris attacks

(Paris, France-AFP) – The Eiffel Tower reopened on Monday, three days after closing because of the wave of terror attacks on Paris. The iconic tower — like monuments the world over following the deadly jihadist attacks on Paris — will be lit up in the French national colours blue, red and white from sundown, its […]

17.11.2015 · Filled under: Destinations, World News ·
Hollande vows to destroy IS after Paris attacks

Hollande vows to destroy IS after Paris attacks

By Eric Randolph and Clare Byrne Paris, France | AFP |   – French President Francois Hollande vowed to destroy the Islamic State group on Monday after its atrocities in Paris, promising tough new anti-terror measures at home and intensified bombing of Syria. France and Belgium staged dozens of raids on suspected extremists as the […]

17.11.2015 · Filled under: World News ·
Poe prays for SET members ahead of decision

Poe prays for SET members ahead of decision

MANILA (Mabuhay) – A day before the Senate Electoral Tribunal is expected to decide on the disqualification of Sen. Grace Poe as senator, the first-term senator said she is praying for certain members of the tribunal to be on her side. Poe refused to say who among the members of the SET she was referring […]

17.11.2015 · Filled under: Philippine News ·
High winds disrupt power throughout Southern California

High winds disrupt power throughout Southern California

High winds sweeping down from the north caused power outages Monday in communities across Southern California. As if 1:30 p.m., Southern California Edison was managing about 500 storm-related incidents with more than 5,400 customers affected by the wind. SCE work crews have begun restoring electric service to customers without power as a result of the high winds. Areas impacted […]

17.11.2015 · Filled under: Environment, Local News, Services ·
Angel on working with Vilma: She’s amazing

Angel on working with Vilma: She’s amazing

Angel Locsin is excited that her project with “Star for All Seasons” and Batangas Governor Vilma Santos will be the first movie of Star Cinema for 2016. “[This is my movie with] Iki-claim ko na po siya—my future mother-in-law, Governor Vilma Santos, and Xian Lim,” Locsin said. “Nakakatuwa na naisipan ng Star Cinema na kami […]

17.11.2015 · Filled under: Entertainment, Filipino Stars ·
Christopher Bailey’s Claridge’s Christmas tree revealed

Christopher Bailey’s Claridge’s Christmas tree revealed

(Relaxnews) – Fashion designer Christopher Bailey has been getting into the festive spirit with his latest project — a Christmas tree for Claridge’s hotel in London. The Burberry Chief Creative and Chief Executive Officer’s “Claridge’s Christmas Tree 2015″ has been unveiled in the hotel lobby, and the result is in striking contrast to the art […]

17.11.2015 · Filled under: Art, Beauty & Style, Destinations, Home & Garden ·

Andi: Jake is the ‘father’ of my daughter

“Si Jake [Ejercito] ‘yung nandiyan since the beginning and he loves my daughter like his own, and so he’s the father.” These were the words of actress Andi Eigenmann when pressed to confirm the identity of her daughter’s father, which, according to reports, could be either one of her past boyfriends Jake Ejercito or Albie […]

16.11.2015 · Filled under: Entertainment, Filipino Stars ·
Asian appetite for luxury boosts global art and jewel auctions

Asian appetite for luxury boosts global art and jewel auctions

(Geneva-AFP) – They are not in the room rubbing shoulders with traditional wealthy buyers, instead choosing to remain in the shadows, making their multi-million bids by telephone. Asian millionaires and billionaires have this week discretely stolen the show at a range of auctions, dishing out record sums for works of art and precious gemstones put […]

16.11.2015 · Filled under: Art, Beauty & Style, Entertainment, Health & Fitness, Home & Garden ·
Paris-area museums to reopen Monday afternoon: ministry

Paris-area museums to reopen Monday afternoon: ministry

(Paris-AFP) – Public museums and other cultural venues in the Paris area will reopen Monday afternoon, three days after the terror attacks in the French capital, the culture ministry said. The museums will reopen at 1:00 pm (1200 GMT) on Monday, shortly after the country observes a minute of silence, the ministry said in a […]

16.11.2015 · Filled under: Destinations ·
True-crime series ‘Wicked City’ canceled

True-crime series ‘Wicked City’ canceled

(Relaxnews) – ABC has canceled its drama “Wicked City” after lackluster ratings. According to The Hollywood Reporter, the true-crime drama series set in the 1980s starring Ed Westwick and Erika Christensen will conclude after episode eight. Starting November 17, repeat episodes of “Shark Tank” will take over the drama’s 10 pm slot. It’s the first official […]

16.11.2015 · Filled under: Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars ·