Mar Roxas must go beyond ‘Daang Matuwid’ motto for 2016 —Osmeña

Mar Roxas must go beyond ‘Daang Matuwid’ motto for 2016 —Osmeña

MANILA, Sept 16 (Mabuhay) — Saying the “Daang Matuwid” motto may already be worn-out, Senator Sergio Osmeña III advised former Interior Secretary and 2016 Liberal Party standard-bearer Mar Roxas to go beyond the motherhood statement of the present administration. In an interview, Osmeña – who was one of the campaign managers for President Benigno Aquino […]

16.09.2015 · Filled under: Philippine News ·
Gelli won’t pose for men’s mag

Gelli won’t pose for men’s mag

MANILA  (Mabuhay) — Gelli de Belen-Rivera used to make temperature rise displaying her delectable figure in such films as “Ikaw Lang Ang Mamahalin (Camiguin).” Two decades and two sons later, Gelli looks as hot that many deem her perfect as cover girl for a men’s magazine. Flattered as she is, Gelli would rather not entertain […]

16.09.2015 · Filled under: Entertainment, Filipino Stars ·
UCLA Pilipino Alumni Endowment surpasses $100,000

UCLA Pilipino Alumni Endowment surpasses $100,000

The UCLA Scholarship Office has confirmed that the UCLA Pilipino Alumni Endowment, which supports the UCLA Pilipino Alumni / Lovell Sevilla Scholarship Program, surpassed the $100,000 mark, a representative from the scholarship office said. In response, UCLA Pilipino Alumni Scholarship Director Bobby T. Rimas said “This is a strong indication of our commitment to supporting opportunities for deserving students to receive […]

16.09.2015 · Filled under: Local News ·
$1,000,000 to make Los Angeles the best place to learn, create, play, connect, and live

$1,000,000 to make Los Angeles the best place to learn, create, play, connect, and live

LA2050 launches its third My LA2050 Grants Challenge to turn dreams of a better Los Angeles into reality LOS ANGELES – Today, LA2050 will launch its third My LA2050 Grants Challenge, a $1,000,000 crowdsourced competition that supports creative ideas to improve Los Angeles. LA2050 is inviting organizations throughout Los Angeles County to submit their proposals to make the region […]

15.09.2015 · Filled under: Happenings, Local News ·
High Fees hold back  green card holders

High Fees hold back green card holders

800,000 immigrants primed for citizenship in LA County By Abner Galino In Los Angeles County, close to 800,000 lawful permanent residents (LPRs) or green card holders are eligible to become American citizens but just about half of them would take the time to make that happen. This was revealed during an ethnic media roundtable held […]

15.09.2015 · Filled under: Local News ·
Jennifer Lawrence linked with ‘Red Sparrow’ thriller

Jennifer Lawrence linked with ‘Red Sparrow’ thriller

(Relaxnews) – Joining the spy novel adaptation means Oscar winner Jennifer Lawrence would reteam with “The Hunger Games” director. “Red Sparrow” is based on the 2013 Jason Matthews novel about a young Russian agent who is sent to undermine the efforts of her CIA equivalent. She then ends up being recruited by the US intelligence […]

15.09.2015 · Filled under: Books, Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars ·
Toni gives message of support for Mariel

Toni gives message of support for Mariel

Television host and actress Toni Gonzaga has expressed her support for former “Pinoy Big Brother” (PBB) mainstay Mariel Rodriguez, who suffered a second miscarriage last August 12. The 31-year-old Gonzaga said that she has talked about it with the reality television show director Lauren Dyogi. “We’re really praying for her because she’s going through a […]

14.09.2015 · Filled under: Entertainment, Filipino Stars ·
Palace unaware of DTI chief Domingo’s resignation plan – Valte

Palace unaware of DTI chief Domingo’s resignation plan – Valte

MANILA  (Mabuhay) – A Palace official on Saturday said that Malacañang has not received any information that Trade and Industry Secretary Gregory Domingo will be quitting his post next month – as reported earlier. Deputy presidential spokesperson Abigail Valte, in an interview on state-run dzRB, also said that she is not aware of the supposed […]

14.09.2015 · Filled under: Philippine News ·
New Steve Jobs film wins over “The Woz”

New Steve Jobs film wins over “The Woz”

(San Francisco-AFP) – Nearly four years after the death of Steve Jobs, the legacy of the iconic Apple co-founder continues to be debated in books and on film. Jobs so touched the world that many around the globe were struck with grief when he died in his Silicon Valley home on October 5, 2011. A […]

Contouring, anti-bacterial brushes and nail products for men: the hottest new beauty innovations on show in New York

Contouring, anti-bacterial brushes and nail products for men: the hottest new beauty innovations on show in New York

(Relaxnews) – New York is buzzing with beauty right now. In addition to Fashion Week, the trendsetting cosmetics salon MakeUp In New York hit the city earlier this week, armed with the latest innovations in the cosmetics industry. At the cutting edge of scientific and technical progress, the salon’s “Innovation Tree” concept exposes the groundbreaking new products […]

14.09.2015 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Lifestyle ·
Victoria Beckham would love to dress Hillary Clinton

Victoria Beckham would love to dress Hillary Clinton

(New York-AFP) – Victoria Beckham sent a high-energy collection of print and color inspired by urban surf down the New York runway Sunday and said she would love to dress Hillary Clinton. The mother of four, wife of retired football legend David Beckham and former Spice Girl, has cemented her place in the fashion industry […]

14.09.2015 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Home & Garden, International Stars, Lifestyle ·
Bishop Wilkerson: High Mass presider at 41st LA Peñafrancia fiesta

Bishop Wilkerson: High Mass presider at 41st LA Peñafrancia fiesta

By Mits San Jose UBLA PRO LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA — Most Reverend Gerald Eugene Wilkerson, D.D., V.G., Bishop of the San Fernando Valley Pastoral Region until his retirement two months ago at age 75, will preside over a concelebrated High Mass to highlight the Kaaldawan (Feast Day) of the 41st Annual Peñafrancia  Fiesta in this […]

14.09.2015 · Filled under: Local News ·
Michelle Phan’s Ipsy attracts major interest

Michelle Phan’s Ipsy attracts major interest

(Relaxnews) – YouTube star Michelle Phan launched online beauty shop Ipsy in 2011; now it’s benefiting from serious  attention. Phan made her name creating makeup and beauty tutorials, and has already partnered with L’Oreal and Lancôme among others. But before those major deals she had already set up her own online subscription service, Ipsy. A […]

14.09.2015 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Home & Garden, Lifestyle ·
Bonta commemorates the 50th anniversary of the Delano Grape Strike

Bonta commemorates the 50th anniversary of the Delano Grape Strike

(Sacramento, CA) – Assemblymember Rob Bonta (D-Oakland) commemorated the 50th Anniversary of the Delano Grape Strike of 1965 this week on the floor of the Assembly, describing the critical collaboration between Filipino and Latino farm workers and leaders during the genesis of the California farm labor movement. “Fifty years ago, on the evening of September 7th, the Agricultural […]

14.09.2015 · Filled under: Local News ·
Palace: No report yet of Filipinos hurt in Mecca crane accident

Palace: No report yet of Filipinos hurt in Mecca crane accident

MANILA, Sept 12 (Mabuhay) – Malacañang on Saturday said that the Philippine consulate office in Jeddah has yet to receive reports of Filipinos injured in the crane accident in the city of Mecca, where more than 100 people were killed and 238 others injured. “Wala naman pong report so far pa ng mga Pilipinong nadamay […]

12.09.2015 · Filled under: Philippine News ·
HPG: Rush-hour travel on EDSA cut by 15-25 minutes

HPG: Rush-hour travel on EDSA cut by 15-25 minutes

MANILA, Sept 12 (Mabuhay) – The Philippine National Police-Highway Patrol Group (PNP-HPG) is claiming that five days after it took over traffic management on EDSA, travel time during rush hours on Metro Manila’s main artery has been cut by 15 to 25 minutes. “Ang report ng HPG, ay isang linggong nakalapag sia dyan sa EDSA […]

12.09.2015 · Filled under: Philippine News ·
IMF: Outlook for PHL economy remains favorable

IMF: Outlook for PHL economy remains favorable

WASHINGTON, D.C. – “The outlook for the Philippine economy remains favorable despite uneven and generally weaker global growth prospects,” the International Monetary Fund (IMF) stated in a press release after the conclusion of the 2015 Article IV Consultation between the Philippines and the IMF on 26 August. The IMF’s Title IV Staff Report noted the Philippines’ […]

12.09.2015 · Filled under: Philippine News ·
New York kicks off 2016 fashion merry-go-round

New York kicks off 2016 fashion merry-go-round

(New York, AFP) – The twice-yearly style orgy that is New York Fashion Week kicks off Thursday when the booted and suited may have to sidestep thunderstorms to catch sight of collections for spring-summer 2016. Hollywood stars, buyers and fashion editors from across the planet descend on Gotham to admire the most coveted talent in […]

12.09.2015 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Home & Garden, International Stars, Lifestyle ·
Watch the Aston Martin DB10 perform

Watch the Aston Martin DB10 perform

(Relaxnews) – Aston Martin has released a video of the bespoke, one-off supercar created for the latest James Bond film, being put through its paces by stunt driver Mark Higgins. The latest Aston, the seventh car from the company to appear on screen alongside the world’s most famous fictional British spy since the film series […]

12.09.2015 · Filled under: Destinations, Entertainment, Motoring, Online, Videos ·
NFL to crunch Big Data in new tech deal

NFL to crunch Big Data in new tech deal

(Washington-AFP) – It won’t just be bodies crunching on the NFL gridiron this season: teams and coaches will be getting data from every player with new technology unveiled on Friday. Zebra Technologies, an Illinois firm known for barcode readers and inventory tracking, announced an agreement to install location-tracking sensors in the shoulder pads of NFL […]

12.09.2015 · Filled under: Entertainment, Science & Technology, Sports & Recreation ·