Republican 2016 hopefuls reject white supremacist donations

Republican 2016 hopefuls reject white supremacist donations

Washington, United States (AFP)   – Three Republican presidential candidates say they are donating contributions they received from the leader of a white supremacist group mentioned by the accused Charleston church gunman to relatives of those slain. White House hopeful Senator Ted Cruz initially planned to return the donations he had received since 2012 from […]

26.06.2015 · Filled under: U.S. News ·
Football: UAE rubber-stamped as Asian Cup hosts

Football: UAE rubber-stamped as Asian Cup hosts

(Kuala Lumpur-AFP) – The United Arab Emirates were rubber-stamped as hosts for the expanded Asian Cup in 2019 after signing an official agreement with the Asian Football Confederation (AFC). The UAE previously held the event in 1996 but they will be the first to host 24 teams, up from the 16 who competed in Australia […]

26.06.2015 · Filled under: Destinations, Sports & Recreation ·
Stage production of Harry Potter to open in London next year

Stage production of Harry Potter to open in London next year

(Relaxnews) – Fresh details have emerged on the stage-version of Harry Potter, including the name, venue, and opening date. In addition to the Harry Potter spinoff “Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them” due to hit theaters in 2016, J.K. Rowling has also been working on a stage adaptation of the series which now has […]

26.06.2015 · Filled under: Art, Books, Destinations, Entertainment, Film, International Stars ·
EU lifts safety ban on all Philippine airlines

EU lifts safety ban on all Philippine airlines

(Manila, Philippines-AFP) – Philippine airlines will no longer be banned from flying into Europe, aviation authorities said Thursday, after the European Union removed all remaining Philippine carriers from its safety blacklist. The EU list, which has included Philippine airlines since 2010, bars from operating in European airspace any airlines it deems unable to meet international […]

26.06.2015 · Filled under: Philippine News ·
Male birth control pill could one day follow fertilization discovery

Male birth control pill could one day follow fertilization discovery

(Relaxnews) – A groundbreaking discovery in reproductive research has mapped out the molecular events that occur upon conception that could be key in creating a male birth control pill. “This report expands our fundamental understanding of the molecular architecture at the site of sperm-egg fusion,” says lead author John Herr of the University of Virginia. […]

26.06.2015 · Filled under: Health & Fitness ·
Fans go wild for new One Direction fragrance commercial

Fans go wild for new One Direction fragrance commercial

(Relaxnews) – One Direction fans have been left delighted at the news that the group is set to launch a new fragrance. The band announced the news that they have been working on their fourth scent, “Between Us,” by revealing a hilarious campaign video that has “Directioners” going wild. The tongue-in-cheek film sees the foursome […]

A one-of-a-kind Ferrari California T at Goodwood

A one-of-a-kind Ferrari California T at Goodwood

(Relaxnews) – At the Festival of Speed in Goodwood, England, Ferrari is presenting a one-of-a-kind California T customized by the company’s bespoke division, Tailor Made. This highly-personalized right-hand drive Ferrari California T sports a Bianco Italia three-layer exterior paint job with a double-asymmetric stripe in Blu Hellen, along with 20-inch forged wheels painted in Blu Hellen […]

25.06.2015 · Filled under: Destinations, Motoring ·
Rumor resurfaces for Ben Affleck-directed ‘The Batman’

Rumor resurfaces for Ben Affleck-directed ‘The Batman’

(Relaxnews) – “Batman v. Superman” spin-off “The Batman” is thought to be heading for a November 2018 release date. Ben Affleck is well known for his presence in front of camera, with significant roles in everything from “Good Will Hunting” to “Gone Girl.” But he’s also been extending his repertoire as a director too, with […]

25.06.2015 · Filled under: Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars ·
A look back at the career of Isabeli Fontana, new face of La Perla and L’Oréal Paris

A look back at the career of Isabeli Fontana, new face of La Perla and L’Oréal Paris

(Relaxnews) – At nearly 32 years old, the Brazilian supermodel looks set to become a household name, joining the prestigious team of L’Oréal Paris brand ambassadors, guaranteeing herself prime visibility in the world of beauty, as well as starring alongside Natasha Poly and Liu Wen in the Fall/Winter campaign of Italian lingerie label La Perla, […]

25.06.2015 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Home & Garden, International Stars, Lifestyle ·
UNESCO and Comité Colbert rally the public to respect creativity

UNESCO and Comité Colbert rally the public to respect creativity

(Relaxnews) – Within the framework of its efforts to fight against counterfeit goods, the Comité Colbert, an association that promotes “the concept of luxury” and unites several luxury brands and cultural institutions, is partnering with UNESCO to launch a new billboard campaign. Its goal is to educate the public on the necessity of promoting creativity […]

25.06.2015 · Filled under: Art, Entertainment, Home & Garden ·
K-pop sensation Wonder Girls reunite for comeback

K-pop sensation Wonder Girls reunite for comeback

(Relaxnews) – One of K-pop’s most successful crossover bands Wonder Girls is staging a comeback, this time with one less member. After a three-year hiatus, record label JYP Entertainment said the group have already filmed a new music video to promote their new album, reports Billboard. The group lost lead vocalist Sunye, who married her […]

25.06.2015 · Filled under: Entertainment, International Stars, Music, Online, Videos ·
Binay calls Aquino govt ‘a failure, callous’

Binay calls Aquino govt ‘a failure, callous’

MANILA  (Mabuhay) – Saying that the Aquino administration has become a failure and callous, Vice President Jejomar Binay on Wednesday said he was working for a better government and dared President Benigno Aquino III’s allies to face him in the 2016 elections instead of vilifying him and his family. In a speech just two days […]

25.06.2015 · Filled under: Philippine News ·
Red Cross opens evacuation center in response to Calgrove Fire

Red Cross opens evacuation center in response to Calgrove Fire

Red Cross workers ask residents to listen to local authorities and to be prepared to evacuate at a moment’s notice SANTA CLARITA, CA (June 25, 2015 – 1630) — Local American Red Cross disaster volunteers are responding to the Calgrove Fire near Interstate 5 in Santa Clarita. The team of Red Cross volunteers have opened […]

25.06.2015 · Filled under: Environment, Local News, Services ·
New survey: Firms losing business opportunities by not engaging Asian, Pacific Islander workers

New survey: Firms losing business opportunities by not engaging Asian, Pacific Islander workers

Survey finds that despite improvements, companies should do more to engage APAs by involving employees in strategic decisions and offering more growth opportunities. NEW YORK – Asia Society today issued the 2015 Asian Pacific Americans Corporate Survey at the Diversity Leadership Forum in New York. The study, now in its sixth year, surveys employees from Fortune 500-level companies […]

25.06.2015 · Filled under: Asian News, Services ·
Life after bankruptcy

Life after bankruptcy

According to government statistics, 1.664,000 Americans filed for bankruptcy between September 2010 and September 2011. What does this mean? It means you are not alone! For many, bankruptcy provides a second financial chance. Although a bankruptcy filing will stay on your credit record for up to 10 years, it need not be the dire problem […]

25.06.2015 · Filled under: Atty. Paul M. Allen, Columnists, Legal Matters, Services ·
Spider-Man chosen: Tom Holland to star

Spider-Man chosen: Tom Holland to star

(Relaxnews) – Tom Holland of 2012 action thriller “The Impossible” will portray the famous web slinger as Sony and Marvel continue on with “Spider-Man” franchise reboot plans. Having co-starred in “The Impossible” with Naomi Watts and Ewan McGregor, the young Brit went on to appear in 2013 dramas “How I Live Now” and “Locke” opposite […]

24.06.2015 · Filled under: Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars ·
At 25, Taylor Swift proves extraordinary force

At 25, Taylor Swift proves extraordinary force

(New York-AFP) – Taylor Swift may be best known for bubble-gum pop anthems loved by teenage girls, but at 25 she has shown herself to be a formidable force in the business world, as Apple found out. Apple, a $750 billion tech leader that is rarely described as laid-back in its commercial strategies, quickly did […]

Actors Matt Bomer, Chen Kun and Dan Stevens star in the new Armani campaign

Actors Matt Bomer, Chen Kun and Dan Stevens star in the new Armani campaign

(Relaxnews) – The Italian luxury brand has turned to three famous international actors, photographed by John Balsom in New York, to bring to life its Made to Measure luxury division. Once again this season, the “Made to Measure” campaign highlights the link between the Girorgio Armani brand and show business, specifically the world of television. […]

Film composer James Horner of “Titanic” fame dies in plane crash

Film composer James Horner of “Titanic” fame dies in plane crash

(Relaxnews) – Prolific film composer James Horner, whose work spans “Titanic,” “Avatar” and “A Beautiful Mind” died in a plane crash Monday. The two-time Oscar winner died in a two-seater single-engine plane crash near Santa Barbara. The trained pilot was alone in the plane. He was 61. Horner had an illustrious career, marked by hits […]

24.06.2015 · Filled under: Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars, Music ·
Fifty Shades of Grey sequel sells 1.1 million copies days after release

Fifty Shades of Grey sequel sells 1.1 million copies days after release

(Relaxnews) – Within days of being published, E.L. James’ hotly anticipated sequel, “Grey: Fifty Shades of Grey As Told by Christian” has sold more than 1.1 million copies in paperback, digital and audio form. In a statement to “The New York Daily News,” publisher Vintage Anchor said it’s ordered third, fourth and fifth printings of the […]

24.06.2015 · Filled under: Books, Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars ·