Mark Neumann: No bitter rivalry against Vin Abrenica

Mark Neumann: No bitter rivalry against Vin Abrenica

MARK Neumann has clarified all is well between him and Vin Abrenica after the latter expressed disappointment in TV5 for apparently prioritizing other talents. In a recent interview with Abrenica, he said that he’s happy for the success of Neumann’s shows on the Kapatid channel, but could not hide his disappointment for not getting more […]

08.06.2015 · Filled under: Entertainment, Filipino Stars ·
Obama struggles for deterrence amid wave of cyberattacks

Obama struggles for deterrence amid wave of cyberattacks

By Andrew Beatty Washington, United States (AFP)   – The audacious hack of data on four million US government employees exposed America’s shaky cyber defenses and the Obama administration’s ongoing struggle to develop an effective deterrence. On April 1 — in the midst of tense negotiations over Iran’s nuclear program – President Barack Obama signed […]

08.06.2015 · Filled under: U.S. News ·
Palace: Aquino to mark 117th PHL Independence Day in Iloilo town

Palace: Aquino to mark 117th PHL Independence Day in Iloilo town

MANILA  (Mabuhay) – President Benigno Aquino III will be in Iloilo next Friday to lead activities for the country’s 117th Indepdendence Day, Malacañang said Saturday. Deputy presidential spokesperson Abigail Valte said the Iloilo activities will be in Sta. Barbara town where the Philippine flag was raised outside Luzon for the first time. “Doon ang celebration. […]

08.06.2015 · Filled under: Philippine News ·
GAPASCA induction on June 13

GAPASCA induction on June 13

CERRITOS – The Gapan City Association of Southern California (GAPASCA) will hold its Anniversary Ball on Saturday, June 13, at 6:30 p.m. at the Sheraton Cerritos Hotel. Consul Mary Joy Ramirez of the Philippine Consulate General in Los Angeles is the Inducting Officer and this year’s guest speaker is the Vice Mayor of Vallejo, California, Cmdr. Jesus […]

08.06.2015 · Filled under: Happenings, Local News ·
UN body urges PHL to tackle prison congestion

UN body urges PHL to tackle prison congestion

MANILA  (Mabuhay) — A United Nations torture prevention body has called on the Philippine government to address the “chronic” congestion of detention facilities in the country and to finally enact this year a law that will safeguard the rights of prisoners. In a statement from Geneva on Wednesday, the Subcommittee on the Prevention of Torture […]

05.06.2015 · Filled under: Philippine News ·
Can Mistsuoka’s quirky Japanese take on coach-built cars translate to European roads?

Can Mistsuoka’s quirky Japanese take on coach-built cars translate to European roads?

(Relaxnews) – Mitsuoka Motor is a boutique Japanese car company founded in 1968 with a very simple principle: to produce cars that blend classic styling with up-to-date technology. It aims to offer owners the best of both worlds — yesterday’s looks with today’s reliability — and while sometimes results are mixed, they are never boring […]

05.06.2015 · Filled under: Destinations, Motoring, Photos, Science & Technology ·
Johnny Depp becomes new face of Dior men’s fragrance

Johnny Depp becomes new face of Dior men’s fragrance

(Paris-AFP) – “Pirates of the Caribbean” star Johnny Depp is about to chart a new course into fragrant waters by agreeing to be the face promoting Dior’s line of men’s scents. The French luxury fashion house confirmed to AFP on Wednesday that the 51-year-old American actor would soon be fronting its new cologne. Dior declined […]

05.06.2015 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Entertainment, Hollywood Stars ·
What’s Apple planning for its WWDC?

What’s Apple planning for its WWDC?

(Relaxnews) – The World Wide Developers Conference is Apple’s yearly event aimed at its growing global community of software, hardware and apps makers and is traditionally not the venue for new hardware reveals. However, expect plenty of new services. The most eagerly anticipated announcement is Apple’s response to the music streaming market, typified by the […]

05.06.2015 · Filled under: Apps, Home & Garden, Music, Online, Science & Technology ·
Obama: New NSA rules protect liberties and national security

Obama: New NSA rules protect liberties and national security

Washington, United States (AFP)  – US President Barack Obama welcomed congressional approval Tuesday of measures to trim NSA surveillance, saying the reforms protect both citizens’ rights and the homeland. “Glad the Senate finally passed the USA Freedom Act. It protects civil liberties and our national security. I’ll sign it as soon as I get it,” […]

05.06.2015 · Filled under: U.S. News ·
Google maps oceans for World Oceans Day

Google maps oceans for World Oceans Day

(Relaxnews) – Google Earth has mapped more than 40 underwater locations around the world including diving spots in Bali, the Bahamas and Great Barrier Reef in time for World Oceans Day. With just a few clicks, users can take a virtual plunge and swim alongside sea turtles in the Solomon Islands, humpback whales in the […]

05.06.2015 · Filled under: Apps, Destinations, Environment, Online, Science & Technology, Videos ·
New blood test can reveal past viruses

New blood test can reveal past viruses

(Washington, United States-AFP) – A new and inexpensive test is making it possible to identify all of a person’s past and present viral infections by simply analyzing a drop of blood. The method, called VirScan, provides an alternative to sampling blood for one virus at a time, said researchers, who described the new technology in […]

05.06.2015 · Filled under: Health & Fitness ·
Canada to fingerprint, photograph more travelers

Canada to fingerprint, photograph more travelers

(Ottawa,CANADA-AFP) -CANADA said Thursday it will try to catch suspected fraudsters, “terrorists” and Canadian jihadists returning from overseas conflicts by photographing and fingerprinting many more travellers arriving at its airports. The border screenings would be expanded to cover flights arriving from 150 countries, up from 29 now. “For a pluralist country like Canada, one of the […]

05.06.2015 · Filled under: Destinations, Science & Technology, World News ·

Ambitious EO to support PHL car parts industry

MANILA (Mabuhay) — To jumpstart and revitalize the automotive industry, improve its competitiveness and elevate the Philippines into an auto manufacturing hub in the region, President Benigno S. Aquino III has approved an Executive Order to implement the Comprehensive Automotive Resurgence Strategy (CARS) Program, the Department of Trade and Industry said in an emailed statement. […]

05.06.2015 · Filled under: Philippine News ·
Fil-Am hairstylist Marlou Colina introduces UNO Premier beauty, health and wellness products

Fil-Am hairstylist Marlou Colina introduces UNO Premier beauty, health and wellness products

LOS ANGELES – After being Philippines’ number 1 network marketing company for more than eight years, Unlimited Network of Opportunities International (UNO Intl.) is finally now in the U.S. which broke ground Wednesday with the launch of its high-end international brand and exclusive business club, UNO Premier at the Beverly Hills Hotel and Bungalows in Beverly Hills California. The […]

05.06.2015 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Health & Fitness, Local News, Marlou Colina ·
Is bankruptcy the right thing to do?

Is bankruptcy the right thing to do?

Ask yourself the following: Are you heavily in debt, with little prospect of relief in the near future? Have you had, or are your creditors threatening, a foreclosure on your home, a repossession of your car or other legal action to take your property? Have you experienced a dramatic drop in income? Are you frequently […]

05.06.2015 · Filled under: Atty. Paul M. Allen, Legal Matters, Services ·
PHL Independence Day celebration in Carson June 6

PHL Independence Day celebration in Carson June 6

The Philippine Independence Day Foundation, Inc. (PIDF), in conjunction with the City of Carson and GMA “Kapuso” Network,will celebrate the 117th Anniversary of the Philippine Independence Day at the Carson Veterans Park (22400 Moneta Street, Carson, CA 90745) this Saturday, June 6. Thousands of people will enjoy the non-stop, day-long event jam-packed with entertainment and activities that feature the rich, beautiful, and spirited Filipino heritage.  […]

04.06.2015 · Filled under: Happenings, Local News ·
Glamour awards Kate Hudson and Amy Schumer at Women of the Year event

Glamour awards Kate Hudson and Amy Schumer at Women of the Year event

(Relaxnews) – Kate Hudson, Suki Waterhouse and Amy Schumer were among some of the celebrities honored at the Glamour Women of the Year Awards 2015 in London Tuesday. Held every year to pay tribute to standout women and trailblazers in fashion, music, entertainment and business, the magazine has been rolling out the red carpet for […]

04.06.2015 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Entertainment, Hollywood Stars ·
Milan Expo to be the hub of World Environment Day 2015

Milan Expo to be the hub of World Environment Day 2015

(Relaxnews) – World Environment Day (WED), one of the United Nations’ primary vehicles for spreading awareness around the globe to keep our planet in shape, is fast upon us, and this year the Milan Expo will host a flurry of activities in collaboration with the occasion on June 5. This year’s WED theme is “Seven […]

04.06.2015 · Filled under: Destinations, Environment, Home & Garden, Online ·
World’s most visited theme park for 2014: Magic Kingdom

World’s most visited theme park for 2014: Magic Kingdom

(Relaxnews) – The ‘happiest place on earth’ was also the most popular last year, as Magic Kingdom at Walt Disney World in Florida attracted 19.3 million visitors, the most of any theme park in the world. That’s according to a newly released report from the Themed Entertainment Association, which compiled a list of the top […]

04.06.2015 · Filled under: Destinations, Entertainment ·
How to watch the FIFA Women’s World Cup 2015

How to watch the FIFA Women’s World Cup 2015

(Relaxnews) – The FIFA Women’s World Cup soccer kicks off inCANADA on Saturday, June 6. With more viewing options available than ever before, the action will be hard to miss. Games will be played at stadiums in the Canadian cities of Vancouver, Edmonton, Winnipeg, Ottawa,MONTREAL and Moncton, and 2015 marks the first time Canada has ever hosted […]

04.06.2015 · Filled under: Entertainment, Sports & Recreation ·