Back-to-school hair straight off the catwalk

Back-to-school hair straight off the catwalk

(Relaxnews) – Fall has its rewards — cashmere sweaters, snug outer wear and the chance to test out new hairstyles being just some of them. Get back-to-school hair down pat with these catwalk looks. Loose waves The overwhelming trend on the Autumn/Winter 2015 catwalks was for long, loosely styled waves for a natural and easy […]

17.09.2015 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Home & Garden, Photos ·
The automotive upstarts starting up at Frankfurt

The automotive upstarts starting up at Frankfurt

(Relaxnews) – As well as established brands showcasing their latest wares, this year’s motor show is proving to be the ideal platform for the launch of new and reborn marques with huge ambitions, especially in the premium and electric vehicle markets. Thunder Power Even before the technical specifications were revealed, there was a lot of […]

17.09.2015 · Filled under: Destinations, Motoring, Photos ·
Viral video shows why it takes 6 months to build sandwich from scratch

Viral video shows why it takes 6 months to build sandwich from scratch

(Relaxnews) – It took Andy George six months and $1,500 to make a single chicken sandwich. Because he made it from scratch. And when George, US-based host of the YouTube series “How to Make Everything” uses the term “scratch,” he’s not just talking about baking bread from flour purchased off the grocery store shelf, and […]

Why Nikki Gil is taking a break from ‘ASAP’

Why Nikki Gil is taking a break from ‘ASAP’

MANILA (Mabuhay) — Don’t expect to see Nikki Gil appearing on “ASAP” anytime soon. The 28-year-old Gil said that she will be taking a break from the weekend variety show to prepare for her upcoming wedding on November with businessman BJ Albert. “There’s just really other things that need my attention,” the Filipina singer admitted. […]

16.09.2015 · Filled under: Entertainment, Filipino Stars ·
Glendale to start issuing citations for water waste

Glendale to start issuing citations for water waste

GLENDALE, California – Glendale Water & Power will start issuing citations for repeat water wasters. In an effort to continue to meet its 20% water conservation goal set by the State, Glendale Water & Power is informing customers that if repeated violations of the Mandatory Water Conservation Ordinance are not corrected, then citations ranging from […]

16.09.2015 · Filled under: Environment, Local News ·
Olympics: Budapest, Hamburg, Los Angeles, Paris, Rome bid for 2024 Games

Olympics: Budapest, Hamburg, Los Angeles, Paris, Rome bid for 2024 Games

(Lausanne-AFP) – The International Olympic Committee (IOC) on Wednesday named Budapest, Hamburg in Germany, Los Angeles, Paris and Rome as the final candidates for the 2024 Olympics. The winning bid will be announced after a vote by the IOC session in the Peruvian capital Lima in September 2017. IOC president Thomas Bach said there were […]

16.09.2015 · Filled under: Destinations, Sports & Recreation ·
Indian star Chauhan joins NY anti-poverty concert

Indian star Chauhan joins NY anti-poverty concert

(New York-AFP) – Sunidhi Chauhan, a leading singer in Indian cinema, was announced Wednesday as a new performer for next week’s major anti-poverty concert in New York. The Global Citizen Festival, which hopes to spur activism to fight extreme poverty, has already announced Western superstars Beyonce, Pearl Jam, Coldplay and Ed Sheeran as headlining acts. […]

16.09.2015 · Filled under: Art, Entertainment, International Stars, Music ·
‘Bridge of Spies’ receives second trailer

‘Bridge of Spies’ receives second trailer

(Relaxnews) – Steven Spielberg’s “Bridge of Spies” is headed for an October release, retelling the story of a US-Russian prisoner exchange in the midst of the Cold War. Tom Hanks stars as US lawyer James Donovan, with Mark Rylance his new charge, captured Russian spy Rudolf Abel. Having been asked to help negotiate the exchange […]

16.09.2015 · Filled under: Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars, Online ·
Vintage cartoons and Caribbean vibes: day 5 of New York Fashion Week

Vintage cartoons and Caribbean vibes: day 5 of New York Fashion Week

(Relaxnews) – New York Fashion Week continued to surprise and delight on Monday, as the event headed into its fifth day. From cartoon references to Rasta vibes, the city’s catwalks offered up both a fun and sophisticated vision for Spring / Summer 2016. American designer Jeremy Scott put on a frisky show of cartoonish, 1960s-tinged […]

16.09.2015 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Home & Garden ·
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 ·