Aquino takes swipe at Binay for ‘playing blind’ to govt support for Cebu projects

Aquino takes swipe at Binay for ‘playing blind’ to govt support for Cebu projects

CEBU CITY, Aug 24 (Mabuhay) – President Benigno Aquino III on Monday took an apparent swipe at Vice President Jejomar Binay for supposedly playing blind to the support being given by his government to infrastructure projects in Cebu. “May nagsabi na di raw natin inasikaso ang mga proyekto sa Cebu. Parang gusto ko siyang abutan […]

24.08.2015 · Filled under: Philippine News ·
Demi Lovato’s next track ‘Confident’ leaked

Demi Lovato’s next track ‘Confident’ leaked

(Relaxnews) – A leak of Demi Lovato’s forthcoming single “Confident” has been posted online. After clips of the song were teased on Friday, Popcrush found was is reportedly the full-length version of the track and posted the single on its site on Sunday. Heavy on horns and percussions, the single is said to be from […]

24.08.2015 · Filled under: Entertainment, Hollywood Stars, Music ·
Bianca Manalo returns to Kapamilya network

Bianca Manalo returns to Kapamilya network

Beauty queen-turned-actress Bianca Manalo said she couldn’t be any happier now that she has returned to the network where she started her showbiz career. Manalo announced that she is back on ABS-CBN as part of the primetime series “On the Wings of Love” starring James Reid and Nadine Lustre. “I’m just so happy. Siyempre dahil […]

24.08.2015 · Filled under: Entertainment, Filipino Stars ·
More than 3,000 US sailors switch aircraft carriers

More than 3,000 US sailors switch aircraft carriers

Los Angeles, United States | AFP |   – The US Navy sent two aircraft carriers to San Diego for a complicated switchover in which the crews of the two nautical giants change ships. About 3,000 troops were affected by the move, which started August 10, with the bulk of the crews from the USS […]

24.08.2015 · Filled under: U.S. News ·
Carson Fil-Am leader just can’t win a council seat

Carson Fil-Am leader just can’t win a council seat

By Abner Galino After losing his bid for a seat in Carson City Council by a mere 18 votes, a Filipino-American political leader also lost an opportunity to be appointed to the same body in a tense and emotional proceeding on Tuesday that drew his supporters to walk out of the session hall in protest. […]

24.08.2015 · Filled under: U.S. News ·
Australia, N. Zealand firefighters head to US to battle blazes

Australia, N. Zealand firefighters head to US to battle blazes

Sydney, Australia | AFP |  –Dozens of firefighters from Australia and New Zealand departed for the United States Sunday to help crews battle deadly blazes that have scorched the country’s drought-ravaged west. Seventy-one firefighters, including 15 from New Zealand, were flying to the worst-hit state of Idaho and are also being deployed to the affected states […]

24.08.2015 · Filled under: World News ·
Ralph Lauren dives into wearable tech

Ralph Lauren dives into wearable tech

(Paris-Relaxnews) – Luxury fashion house Ralph Lauren is set to unleash sales of its highly anticipated Polo Tech “smart shirt” for men — a year after its initial trial at the 2014 US Open. The Ralph Lauren Polo Tech shirt features sensors knitted into the core of the product to read biological and physiological information […]

LG unveils its most advanced G Pad tablet model

LG unveils its most advanced G Pad tablet model

(Relaxnews) – Following on the heels of the unveiling of its second generation 8-inch G Pad earlier this month, LG announced on Monday that it has come out with a new version of the Android tablet. The 10.1-inch G Pad II comes with a larger display at 1920 x 1200, plus a boost in hardware […]

24.08.2015 · Filled under: Apps, Home & Garden, Science & Technology ·
Endless summer: how to keep your holiday glow, from head to toe

Endless summer: how to keep your holiday glow, from head to toe

(Relaxnews) – Summer is winding down, but that doesn’t mean you have to submit to the winter blues without putting up a fight. If you want to carry your sunkissed glow into the autumn then here are some tips. Skin If you’ve managed to get a beautiful tan this summer then you’ll want to hold […]

24.08.2015 · Filled under: Beauty & Style ·
Pinoys in US are outstanding immigrants (Part 2)

Pinoys in US are outstanding immigrants (Part 2)

MPI Report: In 1970, there were more Pinoys serving the US Navy than the PHL Navy By Abner Galino The facts bear out to the strength of Pinoy immigrant community in the US, both in terms of numbers and quality. Now, let us go back in time to see how it came to be. Those […]

24.08.2015 · Filled under: Asian News ·
Carrie Underwood releases surprise new single

Carrie Underwood releases surprise new single

(Relaxnews) – Country star Carrie Underwood has announced her latest single, ahead of her fifth studio album, set to drop on October 23. The album, titled “Storyteller,” will be the singer’s latest offering since her 2012 compilation, “Blown Away.” Underwood, who spilled the beans during a Facebook Q&A, said the song (via Billboard) “is one of […]

23.08.2015 · Filled under: Entertainment, International Stars, Music ·
Japanese company to use synthesizer technology in its electric ZZ cars

Japanese company to use synthesizer technology in its electric ZZ cars

(Relaxnews) – Japanese electric car maker GLM is partnering with electronic instrument maker Roland Corporation to develop what Roland calls “a neo-futuristic driving sound generation system” for GLM’s electric sports car. Starting this fall, GLM’s ZZ road car will use Roland’s SuperNATURAL synthesize technology to power the car’s sound generation system. The technology will create […]

23.08.2015 · Filled under: Destinations, Motoring ·
David Beckham to star in new Belstaff film, produced by Liv Tyler

David Beckham to star in new Belstaff film, produced by Liv Tyler

(Relaxnews) – David Beckham has teamed up with his old friends at Belstaff, and this time the star is taking center stage. The former football champion appears in “Outlaws,” a short surrealist film for the British fashion house shot on location in Mexico, reports Women’s Wear Daily. Produced by Hollywood actress Liv Tyler and starring Harvey […]

Japanese etiquette taught to tourists

Japanese etiquette taught to tourists

(Relaxnews) – The city of Kyoto has launched a guide intended for foreign tourists in an effort to keep them from committing etiquette mishaps. In Japan, good manners are taken very seriously, especially if you are a tourist. Kyoto, located in the center of Honshu Island, is a tourist haven: visitors flock to the island […]

23.08.2015 · Filled under: Books, Destinations, Entertainment ·
One Direction to disband next year: report

One Direction to disband next year: report

(Relaxnews) – Small hearts the world over are breaking in a collective cry of dismay following reports that boy band One Direction will be breaking up come spring. According to British tabloid The Sun, the group will be disbanding in March for “at least a year.” After a five-year run and the departure of Zayn Malik, […]

23.08.2015 · Filled under: Entertainment, International Stars, Music ·
Hugh Jackman to tour Australia with new autobiographical musical

Hugh Jackman to tour Australia with new autobiographical musical

(Relaxnews) – Hugh Jackman will be bringing his life to the stage in a new musical that traces his journey from the Australian Outback to Tinseltown. “Broadway To Oz” will hit arenas in five major cities in his native Australia and feature a mix of medleys the actor has performed throughout his career. Jackman and […]

23.08.2015 · Filled under: Art, Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars ·
Obama declares wildfire emergency in Washington state

Obama declares wildfire emergency in Washington state

Los Angeles, United States | AFP |  – President Barack Obama declared an emergency Friday for wildfire-ravaged Washington state, as Australia and New Zealand sent firefighters to help US crews struggling to contain deadly blazes across America’s drought-stricken West. Obama’s declaration releases federal funds to help in relief efforts in the northwestern state, where several […]

23.08.2015 · Filled under: Environment, U.S. News ·
Ruffa doesn’t think Angelica Panganiban is selosa

Ruffa doesn’t think Angelica Panganiban is selosa

MANILA (Mabuhay) — Ruffa Gutierrez believes Angelica Panganiban is not the jealous type. The beauty queen-actress made the statement when asked about the possibility of working again with ex-boyfriend John Lloyd Cruz, who is now in a relationship with Panganiban. Gutierrez recently had a guest stint on the weekly sitcom “Home Sweetie Home,” playing a […]

23.08.2015 · Filled under: Entertainment, Filipino Stars ·
President Aquino leads commemoration of 32nd martyrdom of his father Ninoy

President Aquino leads commemoration of 32nd martyrdom of his father Ninoy

MANILA  (Mabuhay) -– President Benigno Aquino III on Friday led the commemoration of the 32nd martyrdom anniversary of his father, the late former Sen. Benigno “Ninoy” Aquino Jr. President Aquino went to the Manila Memorial Park in Paranaque City to join family and friends in offering prayers for his father who was assassinated. The President […]

23.08.2015 · Filled under: Philippine News ·
Fil-Am artist Lynda A. N. Reyes at the LAMAG Exhibit in Barnsdall Park

Fil-Am artist Lynda A. N. Reyes at the LAMAG Exhibit in Barnsdall Park

LA based artist Lynda A. N. Reyes is currently showing her oil painting titled “Aiming High….” at the Los Angeles Municipal Art Gallery (LAMAG) at Barnsdall Park on Hollywood Boulevard until September 20, 2015. A much anticipated event, the 2015 Los Angeles Juried Exhibition is a biennial exhibition intended to capture the creative spirit of Los Angeles. […]

23.08.2015 · Filled under: Art, Happenings, Local News ·