Kyla gears up for 15th anniversary concert

Kyla gears up for 15th anniversary concert

MANILA  (Mabuhay) — R&B singer Kyla will celebrate her 15th anniversary in showbiz with a concert. Entitled “Kyla Flying High,” the concert will be held on November 20 at newly renovated KIA (formerly New Frontier) Theater in Cubao, Quezon City. “This is it! My concert,” she wrote in the caption. “Mejo matagal pa naman. Pwede […]

02.10.2015 · Filled under: Entertainment, Filipino Stars, Music ·
Lady Gaga’s Tom Ford video hits the web

Lady Gaga’s Tom Ford video hits the web

(Relaxnews) – A reworked version of Nile Rogers’ ‘I Want Your Love’ stars lady Gaga, Rogers himself and the Tom Ford fashion label’s Spring/Summer 2016 collection Conceived as a unique way of launching the fashion designer’s new campaign, the video sees the singer sharing a catwalk with models The video, excitement about which has been building […]

Belmonte: Leni already gave ‘informal’ consent to be Mar’s VP

Belmonte: Leni already gave ‘informal’ consent to be Mar’s VP

MANILA  (Mabuhay) – Camarines Sur Rep. Leni Robredo has already given her informal consent to be the running mate of administration presidential bet Mar Roxas in the 2016 elections, House Speaker Feliciano Belmonte Jr. said Wednesday. “I think she has more or less given her consent informally and I don’t think na binibitin niya or […]

01.10.2015 · Filled under: Philippine News ·
GPH panel asks Aquino to keep pushing for Bangsamoro law

GPH panel asks Aquino to keep pushing for Bangsamoro law

MANILA  (Mabuhay) – The government peace panel in talks with the Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF) on Tuesday appealed to Filipinos to keep pushing for the enactment of a Bangsamoro law following Congress’ decision to push anew their deadline to December 16. “There are many ways and means that we can still see this through. […]

01.10.2015 · Filled under: Philippine News ·
Prebiotic pasta could benefit your gut

Prebiotic pasta could benefit your gut

(Relaxnews) – Pasta that’s been enriched with a type of fiber called beta-glucan encourages the growth of “good” bacteria in your gastrointestinal tract that could boost your immune system and help fight diabetes and high cholesterol, among other health benefits. For two months, scientists observed participants who ate the pasta for two months to find […]

01.10.2015 · Filled under: Food & Dining, Health & Fitness ·
Bradley Cooper and Sienna Miller turn up the heat in ‘Burnt’

Bradley Cooper and Sienna Miller turn up the heat in ‘Burnt’

(Relaxnews) – Bradley Cooper and Sienna Miller are teaming up once again, and this time it’s in the kitchen for the upcoming movie “Burnt.” The newly-released trailer for the film sees bad boy rockstar chef Adam Jones, played by Cooper, clean up his act following a disastrous spell as the enfant terrible of the Paris […]

01.10.2015 · Filled under: Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars, Online, Videos ·
Paris Fashion Week: models to follow on Instagram

Paris Fashion Week: models to follow on Instagram

(Relaxnews) – With Fashion Week kicking off September 29 in Paris, many fashionistas have been trying to score invites to the shows on the official calendar. There won’t be any regrets for the rebuffed though as these days the shows can almost all be followed live on social media networks thanks to the models seated […]

01.10.2015 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, International Stars, Lifestyle, Photos ·
Belmonte: Leni already gave ‘informal’ consent to be Mar’s VP

Belmonte: Leni already gave ‘informal’ consent to be Mar’s VP

MANILA, Sept 30 (Mabuhay) – Camarines Sur Rep. Leni Robredo has already given her informal consent to be the running mate of administration presidential bet Mar Roxas in the 2016 elections, House Speaker Feliciano Belmonte Jr. said Wednesday. “I think she has more or less given her consent informally and I don’t think na binibitin […]

30.09.2015 · Filled under: Philippine News ·
Mark admits Winwyn turned him down

Mark admits Winwyn turned him down

MANILA  (Mabuhay) — MARK Herras was the male winner in the very first Starstruck artista search. He’s now a segment host in Starstruck 6. How come he’s not been so active lately? His last show was still “Rhodora X” a year ago with Jennylyn Mercado, who has since starred in “Second Chances” and is now […]

30.09.2015 · Filled under: Entertainment, Filipino Stars ·
Butch Abad, Relampagos face preliminary probe for P400-M DAP releases

Butch Abad, Relampagos face preliminary probe for P400-M DAP releases

MANILA, Sept 30 (Mabuhay) – Budget Secretary Florencio Abad and Undersecretary Mario Relampagos are facing preliminary investigation for technical malversation and administrative charges in connnection with the allegedly irregular release of almost P400 million from the Disbursement Acceleration Program between 2011 and 2012. In a statement released Wednesday, the anti-graft body said Ombudsman Conchita Carpio […]

30.09.2015 · Filled under: Philippine News ·
FilAm History Month Kicks Off Oct 3 at South Bay Pavilion

FilAm History Month Kicks Off Oct 3 at South Bay Pavilion

Carson – The 2015 Filipino American History Month celebration in Carson will be held on Saturday, Oct. 3 from 12 – 4 pm at the South Bay Pavilion, 20700 Avalon Blvd, Carson, Ca  90746 Organized by the Filipino American Chamber of Commerce South Bay Los Angeles (FACC-SLAA), the event headlines musical entertainment, business vendors, immigration panel, and […]

30.09.2015 · Filled under: Entertainment, Filipino Stars, Happenings, Hometown ·
PHL: Children risk death to dig and dive for gold

PHL: Children risk death to dig and dive for gold

Child labor, health and mining laws need to be enforced: HR Watch (Manila, September 30, 2015) – The Philippine government is failing to protect children who dig and dive for gold in dangerous small-scale mines, Human Rights Watch said today in a new report and video, released ahead of Children’s Month in the Philippines. The 39-page report, […]

30.09.2015 · Filled under: Philippine News ·
ALA Int’l, ABS-CBN Sports and TFC to showcase world-class boxing

ALA Int’l, ABS-CBN Sports and TFC to showcase world-class boxing

By Abner Galino and Joy Marino PHILIPPINES against the world. The line may not convey a very thrilling prospect at first glance, but if only limited to boxing, it certainly sets off great excitement. Because as far as boxing is concerned, our boxers have proven that they are a power to contend with and that […]

30.09.2015 · Filled under: Entertainment, Sports & Recreation ·
Milan fashion week top ten trends

Milan fashion week top ten trends

(Milan-AFP) – Top ten trends from the Spring/Summer 2016 womenswear collections at Milan fashion week, which wraps up on Monday: – Gucci’s geek chic rules – Alessandro Michele led the way with a second acclaimed collection for Gucci. Michele’s woman – feisty, kooky and independent — dresses to please herself. The influence of Michele’s vision […]

29.09.2015 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Lifestyle, Photos ·
RugbyU: Rugby chiefs back new Japan plan for 2019 World Cup

RugbyU: Rugby chiefs back new Japan plan for 2019 World Cup

(AFP) – Japan’s new schedule for the 2019 Rugby World Cup — after it scrapped a planned new national stadium — received the green light from the sport’s governing body World Rugby on Monday. Yokohama Stadium, which hosted the 2002 football World Cup final, will now get the 2019 rugby finale. Tournament plans were thrown […]

29.09.2015 · Filled under: Destinations, Sports & Recreation ·
Lonely Planet releases new children’s travel guide of the world

Lonely Planet releases new children’s travel guide of the world

(Relaxnews) – Lonely Planet is set to release a new collection of travel books created to inspire curiosity and wanderlust in children while they’re still young. In “The Travel Book: A Journey Through Every Country in the World,” each country is given a page spread that teaches kids about its unique culture, language, food and […]

29.09.2015 · Filled under: Books, Destinations, Entertainment ·
Samsung to cut its video service

Samsung to cut its video service

(Relaxnews) – The Milk Video app will be fading to black in November, just one year after going live. The video streaming service, which went live on November 19, 2014, offers a mix of music videos, film clips and specially created and curated content. It had even managed to attract the likes of Vice Media […]

Dried plums could reduce the risk of colon cancer

Dried plums could reduce the risk of colon cancer

(Relaxnews) – A diet rich in dried plums could reduce the risk of colon cancer according to a recent American study presented in Boston during the 2015 Experimental Biology conference. The fruit promotes the retention of beneficial bacteria for the colon. Researchers from the Texas A&M University and the University of North Carolina based their study […]

29.09.2015 · Filled under: Health & Fitness ·
Fourth Annual Verizon Innovative App Challenge seeks problem solving ideas from students nationwide

Fourth Annual Verizon Innovative App Challenge seeks problem solving ideas from students nationwide

Bill Nye, the Science Guy, helps Verizon uncover the next world-changing app idea; Tablets, $20,000 and more for winning teams BASKING RIDGE, NEW JERSEY – The Verizon Innovative App Challenge – the no-coding-skills-needed contest that gives middle and high school students a chance to bring their problem-solving app ideas to life – is back! In […]

29.09.2015 · Filled under: Apps, Contests, Science & Technology ·
VA announces $4-M in funding to help the homeless

VA announces $4-M in funding to help the homeless

WASHINGTON – The Secretary of Veterans Affairs Robert A. McDonald has announced the award of $4 million in renewal funding offered through the Grant and Per Diem (GPD) Program to 21 community agencies that currently provide enhanced services for homeless Veterans with special needs. “These important grant renewals will allow community agencies to continue to […]

29.09.2015 · Filled under: Local News, Services ·