WW II veteran urges Fil-Am youth to continue work for justice

WW II veteran urges Fil-Am youth to continue work for justice

By Abner Galino FILIPINO American veteran leader Franco Arcebal recently urged the Filipino-American youth to continue seeking justice for his fellow World War II veterans who were denied rights by the government of the United States of America shortly after the war ended.  “You wouldn’t know (the injustice committed against the veterans) if no one […]

22.09.2015 · Filled under: Local News ·
Gwen Stefani teaming up with Urban Decay

Gwen Stefani teaming up with Urban Decay

(Relaxnews) – Cosmetics brand Urban Decay has announced it will release its first-ever celebrity designer collaboration, with a new collection signed by singer Gwen Stefani due out in November. Stefani reportedly worked closely with the brand on the limited-edition collection, offering insights on everything from shades to packaging. “Everyone in my life knows I absolutely […]

22.09.2015 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Entertainment, Hollywood Stars, Music ·
Progressive solons seek SC protection from police, military

Progressive solons seek SC protection from police, military

MANILA  (Mabuhay) – Former and incumbent lawmakers under the Makabayan bloc on Friday asked the Supreme Court to issue writs of amparo and habeas data against alleged military and police harassment. In a 37-page plea, the petitioners said the civil society organizations to which they belong have been tagged by the government forces as “communist […]

22.09.2015 · Filled under: News ·
Pols leaving LP won’t affect Mar’s chances in 2016: Palace

Pols leaving LP won’t affect Mar’s chances in 2016: Palace

MANILA  (Mabuhay) – The decision of several Liberal Party (LP) members to leave the ruling political party will not affect the chances of administration candidate, former Interior Secretary Manuel “Mar” Roxas II, in next year’s presidential elections, Malacañang said Friday. At least 200 local officials from different political parties, mostly from the LP, took their […]

22.09.2015 · Filled under: Philippine News ·
No prenup for Luis Manzano, Angel Locsin

No prenup for Luis Manzano, Angel Locsin

MANILA  (Mabuhay) -– Luis Manzano said he will not be asking for a prenuptial agreement from Angel Locsin should they finally decide to settle down and tie the knot. Manzano explained why he feels a prenuptial agreement will not be necessary in their case. “May tiwala naman ako kay Angel. Second, definitely mas maraming pera […]

22.09.2015 · Filled under: Entertainment, Filipino Stars ·
Two new Nexus smartphones under Android Marshmallow coming September 29

Two new Nexus smartphones under Android Marshmallow coming September 29

(Relaxnews) – The new Nexus smartphones, made by LG and Huawei could be called the Nexus 5X and the Nexus 6P. The devices are set to be unveiled by Google in San Francisco on September 29, along with the final version of Android Marshmallow (6.0). Two smartphones of 5.2-inches and 5.7-inches The Nexus 5X and […]

22.09.2015 · Filled under: Apps, Home & Garden, Science & Technology ·
‘The Peanuts Movie’ trailer presents an ‘underdog and his dog’

‘The Peanuts Movie’ trailer presents an ‘underdog and his dog’

(Relaxnews) – A new trailer for the upcoming “Peanuts Movie” gives a glimpse of the adventures in store for underdog Charlie Brown, his dog Snoopy and company. Due out November 6 in the US and rolling out worldwide through November, December and early 2016, “The Peanuts Movie” marks the big-screen debut of the “Peanuts” characters, […]

22.09.2015 · Filled under: Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars, Online, Videos ·
Hyundai is already gearing up for SEMA

Hyundai is already gearing up for SEMA

(Relaxnews) – While car-loving consumers are still crowding the isles and stands of the Frankfurt motor show where Hyundai’s Vision Gran Turismo concept car is proving to be one of the highlights, the South Korean manufacturer is already teasing what it’s got planned for the Specialty Equipment Market Association (SEMA) show this November. For this […]

22.09.2015 · Filled under: Destinations, Motoring ·
Break out the fruits and veggies to help avoid depression: study

Break out the fruits and veggies to help avoid depression: study

(Relaxnews) – Eating a diet of fruit, vegetables, legumes and nuts that’s low in processed meats could ward off depression, according to a large new study that suggests what we eat is more closely related to our state of mind than previously thought. “We wanted to understand what role nutrition plays in mental health, as […]

22.09.2015 · Filled under: Health & Fitness ·
Jose Mari Chan: Recollections and recognitions

Jose Mari Chan: Recollections and recognitions

MANILA  (Mabuhay) — Jose Mari Chan started his entertainment career as host and singer of the TV show “9 Teeners” in 1966. He became popular when his singles “Afterglow” (1967) and “Deep In My Heart” (1969) hit the airwaves and became fan favorites. Even when he moved to the US in 1975, his songs were […]

22.09.2015 · Filled under: Entertainment, Filipino Stars, Music ·
Binay camp: ‘Heavy advertising’ lifted Mar’s presidential rating

Binay camp: ‘Heavy advertising’ lifted Mar’s presidential rating

MANILA, Sept 21 (Mabuhay) — The camp of Vice President Jejomar Binay on Monday said “heavy advertising” contributed to the big leap of former Interior secretary Mar Roxas in the latest Social Weather Stations (SWS) presidential preference survey. Lawyer Rico Quicho, Binay’s spokesperson for political affairs, added that “questionable use of government resources especially on […]

21.09.2015 · Filled under: Philippine News ·
5 ways to stay calm this fall

5 ways to stay calm this fall

(Relaxnews) – You’re back from vacation and the holiday season is fast approaching. We’re giving you the scoop on how to stay calm between busy work schedules, running errands and looking after children. 1.     Smile anyway Believe it or not, flashing a smile could keep you calm and cool, even if nobody’s around to see […]

Viola Davis makes Emmy history

Viola Davis makes Emmy history

(Los Angeles, Sept 21, 2015 (AFP)-AFP) – Viola Davis made Emmy history on Sunday when she won the award for best actress in a drama series, becoming the first black woman to take the honor in the prestigious category. Davis, who triumphed for her starring role as law school professor Annalise Keating in ABC’s “How […]

21.09.2015 · Filled under: Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars ·
Jon Hamm, ‘Game of Thrones’ finally win Emmys glory

Jon Hamm, ‘Game of Thrones’ finally win Emmys glory

(Los Angeles, Sept 21, 2015 (AFP)-AFP) – HBO’s fantasy epic “Game of Thrones” won for best drama series and Jon Hamm finally took home a trophy for “Mad Men” on Sunday at the Emmy Awards — a night of firsts that saw a black actress make history. Viola Davis gave an emotional speech as she […]

21.09.2015 · Filled under: Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars ·
2015 Emmy winners in key categories

2015 Emmy winners in key categories

(Los Angeles-AFP) – Here is a list of the winners in key categories for the 2015 Primetime Emmy awards, which were handed out in Los Angeles on Sunday: OUTSTANDING DRAMA SERIES “Game of Thrones” OUTSTANDING COMEDY SERIES “Veep” LEAD ACTOR, DRAMA Jon Hamm, “Mad Men” LEAD ACTRESS, DRAMA Viola Davis, “How to Get Away with […]

21.09.2015 · Filled under: Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars ·
Pop-up popes, Lego basilica welcome Francis to US

Pop-up popes, Lego basilica welcome Francis to US

(Washington-AFP) – Pope selfies, a basilica made of Lego, even pope-themed toast: Pope Francis has been popping up all over the northeastern United States ahead of his visit next week. Some fun facts as the country prepares to welcome the pope in Washington on September 22 before he heads on to New York and Philadelphia: […]

21.09.2015 · Filled under: Destinations ·
Five fall foods to bolster your health

Five fall foods to bolster your health

(Relaxnews) – If the fall season gives you tender thoughts of pumpkin-flavored lattes, you’re in luck because there’s a full harvest of health-giving natural foods to discover. We’re giving you the scoop on how to enjoy the best of what autumn has to offer. Apples It may seem obvious, but this fall favorite is rich […]

21.09.2015 · Filled under: Food & Dining, Health & Fitness, Home & Garden ·
Palace welcomes passage of Japan’s new security laws

Palace welcomes passage of Japan’s new security laws

MANILA  (Mabuhay) — Malacanang welcomed the passage of Japan’s National Diet of legislations that would allow Japanese soldiers to fight overseas in defense of their allies. “We welcome the passage of legislation on national security by Japan’s National Diet,” Presidential spokesman Edwin Lacierda said in a radio interview on Saturday. “As Japan is our strategic […]

21.09.2015 · Filled under: Philippine News ·
Kim on playing mistress role: Hindi na dapat pabebe

Kim on playing mistress role: Hindi na dapat pabebe

Although she has already been in showbiz for nine years, Kim Chiu believes her upcoming movie “Etiquette for Mistresses” has helped her mature as an actress. “Parang it’s time for me to mature. Hindi na ako dapat ‘yung pabebe na patawa or pa-jologs,” she said at the press conference for the movie. “Kailangan ko rin […]

21.09.2015 · Filled under: Entertainment, Filipino Stars ·
Marc Jacobs crown NY fashion with cinematic display

Marc Jacobs crown NY fashion with cinematic display

(New York-AFP) – Showman Marc Jacobs brought New York’s spring/summer fashion week to a sumptuous close with a stunning catwalk display of Americana and 1940s glamour down the red carpet and through a fabled movie theater. The indoor-outdoor show allowed the public and fans to jostle with photographers for a glimpse of the decadent-looking models […]

19.09.2015 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Home & Garden, International Stars ·