Mayweather looms over Khan-Algieri match-up

Mayweather looms over Khan-Algieri match-up

New York, United States (AFP)   – Britain’s former world champion Amir Khan is aiming to punch his ticket to a bout with Floyd Mayweather on Friday with a victory over Chris Algieri in a non-title welterweight fight. Khan, the former unified light-welterweight world champion who headlines a card at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, […]

29.05.2015 · Filled under: Sports & Recreation, U.S. News ·
Judy Ann willing to do teleserye with Sharon

Judy Ann willing to do teleserye with Sharon

Actress Judy Ann Santos would welcome the opportunity to do a television series with her showbiz “sister” Sharon Cuneta if ever such a project would be offered to her. The two actresses played sisters in big-screen family drama “Magkapatid.” Santos said she’s willing to guide Cuneta, who, despite her many years on TV, has never […]

29.05.2015 · Filled under: Entertainment, Filipino Stars ·
Carluccio’s coming to the US

Carluccio’s coming to the US

(Relaxnews) – The UK-based Italian café and martkeplace chain started by Itlaian chef Antonio Carluccio in London back in 1999 is opening its first Stateside branch. The chain’s clever proposition of being a café, restaurant, bar and a market -ie somewhere to eat and somewhere to shop for choice Italian ingredients at any time of […]

28.05.2015 · Filled under: Destinations, Food & Dining ·
Medication not always an effective strategy for preventing hip fractures among elderly: study

Medication not always an effective strategy for preventing hip fractures among elderly: study

(Relaxnews) – Aging, brittle bones are not what causes hip fractures, according to a new study that says fall prevention and protection is more effective than anti-osteoporotic medication. Since the 1990s, doctors have been doling out these medications to seniors in the interest of preventing hip fractures, yet this strategy is fundamentally flawed, says Professor […]

28.05.2015 · Filled under: Health & Fitness ·
Tommy Hilfiger re-enacts his Fall 2015 fashion show in Beijing

Tommy Hilfiger re-enacts his Fall 2015 fashion show in Beijing

(Relaxnews) – For the first time ever, the designer’s entire runway show has been transported en masse as part of the label’s 30th anniversary celebrations. Opened and closed by Chinese supermodel Shu Pei Qin, the show was staged at the 751 Gasometer in Beijing in front of 800 specially invited guests and featured every element, […]

28.05.2015 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Destinations, Home & Garden ·
Global study finds early treatment is effective against HIV

Global study finds early treatment is effective against HIV

(Washington, United States-AFP) – Early antiretroviral treatment after diagnosis of HIV infection significantly reduces the likelihood of getting AIDS or other serious illnesses, according to results from a large international clinical trial published Wednesday. The study was presented a year earlier than planned after preliminary data showed that people who received treatment from diagnosis were […]

28.05.2015 · Filled under: Health & Fitness ·
Sanders enters US presidential race

Sanders enters US presidential race

Washington, United States (AFP)  – US Senator Bernie Sanders formally launched his populist, liberal campaign for the White House on Tuesday, reiterating his pledges to recalibrate an American economic system which created sharp disparities between rich and poor. Sanders, who had said last month he planned to stand in the election, told a launch event […]

28.05.2015 · Filled under: U.S. News ·
When you can’t pay your business debts!

When you can’t pay your business debts!

If your business is in distress – you owe a lot of money but you can’t pay, your creditors will probably threaten legal action against your business and very likely, you personally as well. How much they can collect, and how they can go about collecting it, will depend on how your business is organized, […]

28.05.2015 · Filled under: Atty. Paul M. Allen, Columnists, Services ·
New York ‘Mad Men’ exhibition extends to September 6

New York ‘Mad Men’ exhibition extends to September 6

New York-AFP – A New York exhibition featuring sets, costumes and props from hit television series “Mad Men” has been extended by popular demand until September, the Museum of the Moving Image said Tuesday. It comes two weeks after 3.3 million viewers watched the final episode of the award-winning show, which charted the tangled lives […]

27.05.2015 · Filled under: Art, Beauty & Style, Entertainment, Hollywood Stars ·
Luxury hotel in Saudi Arabia to become world’s largest hotel

Luxury hotel in Saudi Arabia to become world’s largest hotel

(Relaxnews) – Saudi Arabia is set to become home to the largest hotel in the world with a whopping 10,000 rooms. To be built just two kilometers away from the site of Mecca, which attracts about two million Muslim pilgrims a year for the annual Hajj, the $3.5 billion Abraj Kudai will become the world’s […]

27.05.2015 · Filled under: Destinations, Home & Garden ·
Mark Bautista thanks supporters through concert

Mark Bautista thanks supporters through concert

Mark Bautista’s forthcoming concert “Here Sings Love,” slated on May 29 at the Newport Performing Arts Theater at Resorts World Manila, is his way of thanking fans for their continued support, especially during his West End debut last year via “Here Lies Love,” a revolutionary rock musical which tackled the love story of former Philippine […]

27.05.2015 · Filled under: Entertainment, Filipino Stars, Music ·
Janine amused by ‘fashion muse’ tag

Janine amused by ‘fashion muse’ tag

MANILA  (Mabuhay) — Actress Janine Gutierrez is more careful of her public image after appearing on the covers of several high-profile publications. The 25-year-old daughter of actors Lotlot de Leon and Ramon Christopher Gutierrez is the cover girl of Preview magazine’s May issue, and many find her ravishing in a one-piece bikini. “Mula nu’ng lumabas […]

27.05.2015 · Filled under: Entertainment, Filipino Stars ·
Pinoys’ optimism highest since June 2010; 32% say lives better now than a year ago

Pinoys’ optimism highest since June 2010; 32% say lives better now than a year ago

MANILA  (Mabuhay) – There are more optimistic Pinoys now than way back June 2010 and even farther back in March 1987, according to the Social Weather Stations (SWS) survey on how Filipinos feel about their lives now and how their quality of life might turn out to be in the next 12 months. Personal optimism […]

27.05.2015 · Filled under: Philippine News ·
Court rejects appeal on immigration

Court rejects appeal on immigration

Washington, United States (AFP)  – A US appeals court on Tuesday dealt another blow to President Barack Obama’s efforts to grant amnesty to millions of undocumented immigrants. The US Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit in New Orleans rejected a request from the Obama administration that it lift an injunction barring it from carrying […]

27.05.2015 · Filled under: U.S. News ·
World already reaping benefits from ozone treaty: study

World already reaping benefits from ozone treaty: study

(Paris-AFP) – The UN treaty to protect the ozone layer has prevented a likely surge in skin cancer in Australia, New Zealand and northern Europe, a study published on Tuesday said. If the 1987 Montreal Protocol had never been signed, the ozone hole over Antarctica would have grown in size by 40 percent by 2013, […]

26.05.2015 · Filled under: Environment, Health & Fitness, Home & Garden ·
Japan braces for another butter shortage

Japan braces for another butter shortage

(Tokyo, Japan-AFP) – Japan was bracing Tuesday for a severe butter shortage that threatened to crimp cake-making nationwide, bringing echoes of last year’s dairy dire straits that left supermarket shelves empty. The Japan Dairy Association is warning that demand for pats will outstrip supply by more than 7,000 tonnes, prompting the government to ready emergency […]

26.05.2015 · Filled under: Destinations, Food & Dining, Home & Garden ·
Soy supplements do not help asthma sufferers

Soy supplements do not help asthma sufferers

(Relaxnews) – New research disproves recent findings that suggested soy could play a role in reducing the seventy of the disease. The study, from Northwestern Medical medicine and the American Lung Association Asthma Clinical Research Network, published Tuesday in the Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA), examined the effects of soy on 386 adults […]

26.05.2015 · Filled under: Health & Fitness ·
London readies for month-long spotlight on architecture

London readies for month-long spotlight on architecture

(Relaxnews) – Starting June 1, the city of London will play host to a month-long program of talks, tours, installation, exhibitions and month for its annual London Festival of Architecture, whose theme this year is “Work in Progress.” Ireland is the event’s Focus Country in 2015, and highlighting that association will be a pop-up pavilion […]

26.05.2015 · Filled under: Art, Destinations, Home & Garden ·
China set to open world’s highest glass-bottomed bridge

China set to open world’s highest glass-bottomed bridge

(Relaxnews) – China is set to become home to the tallest, longest, and, arguably, scariest pedestrian bridge in the world, when construction of a glass-bottomed bridge is complete in the national park that inspired the floating mountains from the James Cameron film “Avatar.” Hovering a dizzying 300 meters (984 feet) above the ground, the Zhangjiajie […]

26.05.2015 · Filled under: Asian News, Destinations, Film, Hollywood Stars, Home & Garden, Offbeat ·
UnionPay card becomes the golden ticket to the Met

UnionPay card becomes the golden ticket to the Met

(Relaxnews) – China-based UnionPay International announced Monday that holders of their credit cards will be able to visit New York’s Metropolitan Museum of Art free of charge starting on June 1. A UnionPay card starts with the number 62. So far, the offer is expected to last until May 31, 2016 and the Met is the latest […]

26.05.2015 · Filled under: Art, Destinations, Entertainment, Online ·