Full-length ‘Joy’ trailer released

Full-length ‘Joy’ trailer released

(Relaxnews) – Lines spoken by Jennifer Lawrence serve as a voiceover in a new trailer for “Joy” that tracks her character’s story arc. Lawrence plays Joy Mangano, the founder of the Miracle Mop, and the story follows the single mother and entrepreneur as well as four generations of her family. The film from David O. […]

21.10.2015 · Filled under: Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars ·
Malacañang on moves of politicians to help Typhoon ‘Lando’ victims: our people are intelligent

Malacañang on moves of politicians to help Typhoon ‘Lando’ victims: our people are intelligent

MANILA, Oct. 20 (Mabuhay) — Malacañang is leaving it up to the people to assess the actions of politicians who are extending aid to victims of Typhoon “Lando”. In a briefing Tuesday, Presidential Communications Operations Office (PCOO) Secretary Herminio Coloma Jr. said there are rules that can determine whether the actions of the politicians are […]

21.10.2015 · Filled under: Philippine News ·
DSWD warns ‘Lando’ evacuees against returning home sans go-signal of authorities

DSWD warns ‘Lando’ evacuees against returning home sans go-signal of authorities

MANILA, Oct. 20 (Mabuhay) – The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) reiterated on Tuesday its call for typhoon “Lando” evacuees wishing to return home to heed the advisories of concerned government authorities to ensure their safety. According to DSWD Secretary Corazon J. Soliman, it is important that the evacuees wait for the go-signal […]

21.10.2015 · Filled under: Philippine News ·
Pinoy boxers sweep foes in their US debut

Pinoy boxers sweep foes in their US debut

By Abner Galino THE Philippines vs World boxing event in Los Angeles turned out to be as explosive as it has been promoted, resulting in three breathtaking knockdowns and two other fights filled with  fierce exchanges of blows – all of them ending in the victory of Filipino pugilists. Mark “Magnifico” Magsayo lived up to […]

21.10.2015 · Filled under: Local News, Sports & Recreation ·
Epy to Zsa Zsa’s bashers: Let her be happy

Epy to Zsa Zsa’s bashers: Let her be happy

Actor Epy Quizon appealed to bashers to stop criticizing his father’s long-time partner, singer-actress Zsa Zsa Padilla, who is now engaged to architect Conrad Onglao. Padilla was the partner of the late veteran comedian Dolphy, who died in 2012. “Huwag na, tama na. Namatayan na nga ‘yung tao, pabayaan niyo na maging masaya. Pabayaan na […]

21.10.2015 · Filled under: Entertainment, Filipino Stars ·
ALA Promotions features talents to America with Pinoy Pride Edition

ALA Promotions features talents to America with Pinoy Pride Edition

By Rod Mijares Balita Media Nevada correspondent After a successful boxing promotions in the Philippines and in the Middle East, ALA Boxing Promotions in collaboration with ABS-CBN makes history by promoting their latest installment of never ending Pinoy Pride, where else, but in the boxing mecca of the world, America, the land of opportunities where […]

21.10.2015 · Filled under: Entertainment, Local News, Online, Sports & Recreation ·
PHL’S efforts towards sustainable food security highlighted at global youth institute address

PHL’S efforts towards sustainable food security highlighted at global youth institute address

WASHINGTON, D.C – Exceptional high school students from across the United States and other countries learned about positive developments in the Philippines and its efforts to become climate-resilient, climate-smart, and food-secure. Some 200 high school students are participating in the three-day Global Youth Institute hosted by the World Food Prize Foundation in Des Moines, Iowa from 15 to 17 October […]

18.10.2015 · Filled under: Local News ·
Kimonos get rock ‘n’ roll makeover at Japan fashion week

Kimonos get rock ‘n’ roll makeover at Japan fashion week

(Tokyo-AFP) – Tokyo fashion week drew to a close at the weekend showcasing a sexy new twist on the kimono, as the Japanese classic makes a quiet comeback into women’s wardrobes. In a departure from the heavy silk usually used to make the traditional garb, designers are turning to other fabrics such as jersey, wool […]

18.10.2015 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Home & Garden ·
WWII tunnels in Gibraltar are being turned into a massive wine cellar

WWII tunnels in Gibraltar are being turned into a massive wine cellar

(Relaxnews) – In Gibraltar, at the southern point of the Iberian Peninsula, over 50km of tunnels are being transformed into a gigantic wine cellar. The Rock of Gibraltar is a tourist attraction on the coast of the Iberian Peninsula with peaks of over 400m above sea level. The area attracts many visitors curious to discover […]

18.10.2015 · Filled under: Destinations, Food & Dining, Offbeat ·
Antibiotic resistance threat to patients: study

Antibiotic resistance threat to patients: study

(Paris, France-AFP) – Spreading antibiotic resistance could have disastrous consequences for patients undergoing surgery or chemotherapy, a study said Thursday. In the United States, up to half of infections after surgery and over a quarter of infections after chemotherapy are caused by organisms resistant to standard antibiotics, researchers found. A 30-percent reduction in the efficacy […]

18.10.2015 · Filled under: Health & Fitness ·
Arjo steadily works his way up

Arjo steadily works his way up

MANILA (Mabuhay) — Arjo Atayde is a remarkable actor who has received the thumbs-ups even from esteemed colleagues. He downplays the praises. “Of course, there are people behind the camera, my very good co-artists who are helping me out. So, it’s not just me, you know, it’s always gonna involve others who are tirelessly helping […]

18.10.2015 · Filled under: Entertainment, Filipino Stars ·
‘Lando’ may linger in Luzon until Tuesday

‘Lando’ may linger in Luzon until Tuesday

MANILA  (Mabuhay) — Typhoon “Lando” has slightly intensified and is expected to linger in the landmass after decelerating as it approaches Aurora province, the state weather bureau said in its weather bulletin issued at 11 a.m. Saturday. In an interview, PAGASA weather forecaster Benison Estareja said that as of 11 a.m. Saturday, the eye of […]

18.10.2015 · Filled under: Philippine News ·
PAGASA: Lando may bring 24 hours of heavy rain

PAGASA: Lando may bring 24 hours of heavy rain

MANILA  (Mabuhay) — Typhoon Lando has intensified further and may bring heavy rain in almost all areas in Luzon for more than 24 hours, weather bureau PAGASA said before noon Saturday. “Kahapon six to 12 hours, pero ang huling model ay posibleng more than 24 hours. Ang tagal po ang kaulapan ng bagyo sa Luzon […]

18.10.2015 · Filled under: Philippine News ·
Apl.de.ap Foundation International donates ophthalmology equipment to medical center in Davao City

Apl.de.ap Foundation International donates ophthalmology equipment to medical center in Davao City

Campaign for Filipino Children pledges similar gifts to four other regional hospitals in the country (Los Angeles, Calif.)  Allen Pineda Lindo, or better known as Apl.de.ap of the Grammy award-winning group Black Eyed Peas, is legally blind. So it was only appropriate that when his international foundation decided to launch its first healthcare initiative it […]

18.10.2015 · Filled under: Filipino Stars, Local News, Services ·
‘Kawaii’ style: born in Japan, now taking on the world

‘Kawaii’ style: born in Japan, now taking on the world

(Tokyo-AFP) – Bubblegum-pink hearts, tulle skirts and polka dots: the unapologetically feminine fashion that originated in Tokyo has exploded in the West with Hollywood celebrities earning brickbats for adopting the “girly” style. The hugely popular “kawaii” (cute) look, which blends traditional Japanese concepts of purity and innocence with the doll-like aesthetic embodied by Hello Kitty […]

17.10.2015 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Home & Garden ·
Disney and Nation Ltd. to collaborate on Tinker Bell collection

Disney and Nation Ltd. to collaborate on Tinker Bell collection

(Relaxnews) – Disney is teaming up with Nation Ltd. to produce a capsule collection dedicated to the beloved Disney character, Tinker Bell, reports Women’s Wear Daily. Disney will partner with the California-based T-shirt company to create T-shirts, tank tops and sweatshirts, featuring a vintage print of Tinker Bell and complete with fairy dust. Items will retail […]

17.10.2015 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars ·
Sandiganbayan raffles off cases of Lani Cayetano, Padaca

Sandiganbayan raffles off cases of Lani Cayetano, Padaca

MANILA (Mabuhay) – The Sandiganbayan is set to start hearing the new batch of cases involving several former and incumbent government officials recently charged by the Office of the Ombudsman. Based on the results of Friday’s raffle, the Sandiganbayan First Division, chaired by Associate Justice Efren Dela Cruz, will handle the case filed against Taguig […]

17.10.2015 · Filled under: Philippine News ·
Grace Poe makes her own decisions — Chiz

Grace Poe makes her own decisions — Chiz

MANILA  (Mabuhay) — Vice presidential candidate Senator Chiz Escudero on Friday defended his running mate, Senator Grace Poe, from accusations that he is the one calling the shots in their tandem, seen as one of the formidable ones in the 2016 elections. “Tila minamaliit nila si Senator Grace kapag sinasabi nila ‘yan,” Escudero said. “Malayang […]

17.10.2015 · Filled under: Philippine News ·
How Jericho feels about replacing JM in ‘Walang Forever’

How Jericho feels about replacing JM in ‘Walang Forever’

MANILA (Mabuhay) -– Jericho Rosales does not mind that he is only the second choice to play the male lead in the Metro Manila Film Festival movie “Walang Forever.” The role was originally offered to JM De Guzman but it was reported last week that Rosales will be replacing the “All of Me” actor. Rosales […]

17.10.2015 · Filled under: Entertainment, Filipino Stars ·
Celine Dion appeal for new songs receives 4,000 submissions

Celine Dion appeal for new songs receives 4,000 submissions

(Paris-AFP) – A public appeal by Celine Dion for new songs for her next album in French has been met with a flood of offered tunes, according to a former Canadian media boss close to the singer’s manager. Around 4,000 songs were sent to Dion’s website and management company by the October 5 deadline, Charles […]

17.10.2015 · Filled under: Entertainment, International Stars, Music ·