MIAA to focus on sacking officers involved in laglag-bala – spokesman

MIAA to focus on sacking officers involved in laglag-bala – spokesman

MANILA (Mabuhay) – Amid calls for President Benigno Aquino III to remove General Manager Angel Jose Honrado from office, efforts should instead be turned to sacking those directly involved in the “laglag-bala” extortion scheme, the spokesman of the Manila International Airport Authority (MIAA) said Monday. MIAA spokesman David de Castro said, “It would be good […]

03.11.2015 · Filled under: Philippine News ·
Julie Anne: Social media star and campus hotshot

Julie Anne: Social media star and campus hotshot

MANILA (Mabuhay) — Julie Anne San Jose is known for actively posting cover songs on streaming services Ustream, YouTube and SoundCloud despite having already established herself as a bankable recording artist. Among her covers that became viral is her take on Nicki Minaj’s “Super Bass” that has garnered some 19 million views on YouTube and […]

03.11.2015 · Filled under: Entertainment, Filipino Stars, Philippine News ·
Washington meet shines spotlight on APEC 2015

Washington meet shines spotlight on APEC 2015

WASHINGTON, D.C  – The Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC), the premiere economic policy organization in the region, plays a unique role in supporting sustainable economic growth and prosperity in the Asia Pacific through a holistic approach which empowers government, business, and civil society sectors of its member economies. Representatives from these three sectors gathered in Washington, […]

03.11.2015 · Filled under: Local News ·
Tor Messenger: an alternative solution for encrypted untraceable instant messaging

Tor Messenger: an alternative solution for encrypted untraceable instant messaging

(Relaxnews) – Following in the wake of its web browser, the anonymous network Tor has released a beta version of a new instant messenger. Tor Messenger is a new instant messaging program based on Instantbird, an open source instant messenger client provided by the Mozilla Foundation. This new program is already compatible with several networks […]

02.11.2015 · Filled under: Apps, Home & Garden, Online, Science & Technology ·
The call of the East: Malaysia Fashion Week set to showcase the continent’s hottest new designers

The call of the East: Malaysia Fashion Week set to showcase the continent’s hottest new designers

(Relaxnews) – The fashion spotlight is set to swing over to Southeast Asia in November with the opening of Malaysia Fashion Week (MFW) 2015. Officially launched this fall in Paris, the second annual edition of MFW will showcase the Spring/Summer 2016 collections of over 60 Malaysian and over 30 international designers, all overseen by the […]

02.11.2015 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Home & Garden ·
WHO says cancer report not calling for people to give up meat

WHO says cancer report not calling for people to give up meat

(Geneva-AFP) – The World Health Organization stressed Thursday that an explosive report this week linking the consumption of processed meat to cancer was not calling for people to stop eating meat altogether. The WHO’s International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC) caused shockwaves Monday when it released a report analysing 800 studies from around the […]

02.11.2015 · Filled under: Food & Dining, Health & Fitness ·
Adele’s ‘Hello’ becomes the biggest UK number one in three years

Adele’s ‘Hello’ becomes the biggest UK number one in three years

(Relaxnews) – Adele’s new single “Hello” has notched up a new record in her native UK, becoming the biggest number one track in three years. The song’s opening week saw it shift 333,000 copies, including 259,000 downloads and 7.32 million streams, Billboard reports, beating Justin Bieber’s record of 3.87million plays in one week with “What Do You […]

02.11.2015 · Filled under: Entertainment, International Stars, Music ·
El Nino covers arid Atacama desert in flowers

El Nino covers arid Atacama desert in flowers

(Copiapó, Chile-AFP) – Here’s a softer side to the disruptive weather phenomenon known as El Nino: an enormous blanket of colorful flowers has carpeted Chile’s Atacama desert, the most arid in the world. The cyclical warming of the central Pacific may be causing droughts and floods in various parts of the world, but in the […]

02.11.2015 · Filled under: Destinations, Environment, Home & Garden ·
Parisian jeweler Mauboussin adds a bejeweled bottle to its perfume line

Parisian jeweler Mauboussin adds a bejeweled bottle to its perfume line

(Relaxnews) – Parisian jewelry house Mauboussin’s latest fragrance, ”Promise me,” is an olfactory tribute to its iconic “Le Premier Jour” ring. The new scent is set to hit retail this month in two formats. Having celebrated happiness with its “À la folie” eau de parfum, the French jeweler Mauboussin has returned to the theme of love […]

02.11.2015 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Home & Garden, Lifestyle ·
Limited edition of Sisley’s ‘Soir de Lune’ perfume for holiday 2015

Limited edition of Sisley’s ‘Soir de Lune’ perfume for holiday 2015

(Relaxnews) – The luxury cosmetics brand Sisley has unveiled a special holiday season edition of its “Soir de Lune” fragrance which has been given an entirely new look for the occasion. Just 6,000 bottles will go on sale worldwide in November. Sisley comes up with something new to surprise fans each holiday season. Beauty addicts […]

02.11.2015 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Christmas, Holidays ·
Royal Albert Hall to screen ‘Alice in Wonderland’ with live orchestra

Royal Albert Hall to screen ‘Alice in Wonderland’ with live orchestra

(Relaxnews) – Tim Burton’s “Alice in Wonderland” is to get a screening at London’s Royal Albert Hall accompanied by a live orchestra and choir. Revealed by the Hall on Monday and picked up by The Hollywood Reporter, the screenings will take place on December 12. It will be part of the venue’s “Live Score” series, which […]

02.11.2015 · Filled under: Art, Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars, Music ·
Aquino: Fast forward or return to a dismal past?

Aquino: Fast forward or return to a dismal past?

MANILA  (Mabuhay) – President Benigno Aquino III on Thursday said Filipinos will be faced with the question come 2016 that will determine the future of the country for the next six years: “Do we continue along the straight path that has seen us achieve so much together or do we allow our country to return […]

02.11.2015 · Filled under: Philippine News ·
Lovi Poe: No stranger to helping others

Lovi Poe: No stranger to helping others

Lovi Poe took time off from her busy schedule recently to be with street children under the care of Childhope Asia Philippines. Apart from bringing them food, the “Beautiful Strangers” star joined the kids in sing-alongs and in several games. It’s easy to think she is doing it for publicity’s sake but we were surprised […]

02.11.2015 · Filled under: Entertainment, Filipino Stars, Film ·
‘Daang Matuwid Edition 2′ if Mar is elected president in 2016

‘Daang Matuwid Edition 2′ if Mar is elected president in 2016

MANILA (Mabuhay) — Former Interior secretary Mar Roxas on Tuesday told businessmen that he will lead the “Daang Matuwid Edition 2″ to continue the reforms started by President Benigno Aquino III. “Daang Matuwid Edition 1 has fixed the structural reforms, has given us a platform from which to spring. And Daang Matuwid Edition 2 will […]

02.11.2015 · Filled under: Philippine News ·
L.A. City Council proclaims October 2015 as Filipino-American History/Heritage Month

L.A. City Council proclaims October 2015 as Filipino-American History/Heritage Month

Los Angeles – The Los Angeles City Council, led by Councilmembers Mitch O’Farrell and Jose Huizar, honored the Filipino American community in Los Angeles by presenting a Resolution proclaiming October 2015 as Filipino-American History/Heritage Month on 23 October 2015 at the John Ferraro Council Chamber of the City Hall of Los Angeles. The Council honored, among other, […]

02.11.2015 · Filled under: Local News ·
‘Partnership of Equals’ highlighted at PHL envoy’s US Naval War College lecture

‘Partnership of Equals’ highlighted at PHL envoy’s US Naval War College lecture

WASHINGTON, D.C.  – “While many people still look at the bilateral relations [between the Philippines and the United States] through the prism of our earlier colonial history, I firmly believe our partnership has evolved into one of equals, bound not just by our shared history but a mutuality of interests.” This was how Ambassador Jose […]

02.11.2015 · Filled under: Local News ·
Warning from the Philippine Government regarding Fake Land Titles

Warning from the Philippine Government regarding Fake Land Titles

For your FYI so you will understand the importance. Warning from the Philippine Government regarding Fake Land Titles. Beware of land fraud and scam. Per the Philippine Government, do not buy any land from people who are part of the Squatting Syndicates. Some of them claiming the whole Philippines while others are claiming millions of […]

31.10.2015 · Filled under: Philippine News ·
‘The Walking Dead’ renewed for Season 7 by AMC

‘The Walking Dead’ renewed for Season 7 by AMC

(Relaxnews) – The cult TV series “The Walking Dead” has been renewed for a seventh season, it was announced on the AMC blog on October 30. AMC’s zombie apocalypse series “The Walking Dead”, as well as its live after-show “The Talking Dead”, hosted by comedian Chris Hardwick, have both been renewed for a 7th and 6th season […]

31.10.2015 · Filled under: Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars ·
‘By the Sea’ trailer released, starring Angelina Jolie Pitt and Brad Pitt

‘By the Sea’ trailer released, starring Angelina Jolie Pitt and Brad Pitt

(Relaxnews) – “By the Sea” stars real-life husband and wife playing a struggling couple who reach breaking point at a French holiday resort. Jolie Pitt not only stars as co-lead, but she also wrote, directed and produced the 70s-inspired movie. “By the Sea” follows her previous directorial roles in ”In the Land of Blood and Honey” and […]

31.10.2015 · Filled under: Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars, Online, Videos ·
Games: World Beach Games awarded to San Diego

Games: World Beach Games awarded to San Diego

(Washington, United States-AFP) – The first Olympic-style World Beach Games will be held in San Diego, California in 2017, organizers said Friday. More than 20 sports will be featured at the games, the Association of National Olympic Committees said as it wrapped up a two-day general assembly in Washington, D.C. The program is still being […]

31.10.2015 · Filled under: Destinations, Sports & Recreation ·