Vegan Ben & Jerry’s ice cream is in the pipeline

Vegan Ben & Jerry’s ice cream is in the pipeline

(Relaxnews) – Iconic ice cream company Ben & Jerry’s is set to release its first vegan version of the sweet treat. Co-founder Jerry Greenfield broke the news in an interview with Metro, confirming that the brand is working on a dairy-free ice cream suitable for lactose intolerant or vegan customers. It is likely that coconut […]

11.06.2015 · Filled under: Food & Dining, Health & Fitness, Home & Garden ·
US experts urge approval of another new cholesterol drug

US experts urge approval of another new cholesterol drug

(Gaithersburg, United States-AFP) - US experts urged regulators Wednesday to approve a second new anti-cholesterol drug, a day after recommending they bring to market the first in a new class of medications to lower the risk of heart attack. The advisory panel to the US Food and Drug Administration voted 11-4 that the benefits of Amgen’s […]

11.06.2015 · Filled under: News ·
Carrie Underwood comes out on top at the 2015 CMT Awards

Carrie Underwood comes out on top at the 2015 CMT Awards

(Relaxnews) – Country singer Carrie Underwood cleaned up at the CMT Awards on Wednesday night. The musician scooped up three prizes in total, including “Female video of the year” and “Video of the year” for her hit “Something in the Water”. She also took home the gong for “Collaborative video of the year” for her […]

11.06.2015 · Filled under: Entertainment, International Stars, Music ·
Cristiano Ronaldo documentary in the making

Cristiano Ronaldo documentary in the making

(Relaxnews) – Star footballer Cristiano Ronaldo is set to be the subject of an upcoming documentary feature film. Titled “Ronaldo,” the film is in post-production, having been directed by BAFTA-winning Anthony Wonke, famous for his work on “The Tower: A Tale of Two Cities.” The Real Madrid player broke the news Wednesday on his Twitter […]

11.06.2015 · Filled under: Entertainment, Film, International Stars, Sports & Recreation ·
Chanel releases the full Jean-Paul Goude campaign for Chance

Chanel releases the full Jean-Paul Goude campaign for Chance

(Relaxnews) – After releasing a teaser on June 8, the French luxury brand has unveiled the full version of its “Chance” campaign, shot by renowned director and photographer Jean-Paul Goude. For its newest advertising campaign promoting the Chance Eau Vive fragrance, Chanel placed its trust in an expert in the field, Jean-Paul Goude, who chose […]

10.06.2015 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Film, International Stars, Online, Videos ·
Katy Perry is face of Moschino

Katy Perry is face of Moschino

(Relaxnews) – Pop star Katy Perry features in a new campaign image for the Italian brand Moschino. The singer posted the image to her Instagram account on Wednesday with the caption “THE FACE OF MOSCHINO.” In the photo, she’s seen wearing a gold quilted bra top, denim patchwork jacket, snug black skirt and oversize gold accessories, all […]

10.06.2015 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, International Stars, Music, Online ·
2015 is a good year to fly for travelers on a budget: report

2015 is a good year to fly for travelers on a budget: report

(Relaxnews) – Good news travelers: According to a new report, air fares at top destinations around the world are predicted to continue dropping throughout the remainder of the year. In a joint report prepared by Expedia and the Airlines Reporting Corporation (ARC), number crunchers combed through the stats to come up with a few general […]

10.06.2015 · Filled under: News ·
Paris to be transformed into white-themed outdoor picnic

Paris to be transformed into white-themed outdoor picnic

(Relaxnews) – On Thursday night, thousands of elegantly dressed Parisians clad head to toe in white will transform an iconic site in the City of Light into an outdoor pop-up restaurant. This year marks the 27th edition of Diner en Blanc, a phenomenon in which about 10,000 diners dressed in their gleaming white Sunday best, […]

10.06.2015 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Destinations, Food & Dining, Home & Garden, Offbeat ·
Toni reveals venue of wedding with Direk Paul

Toni reveals venue of wedding with Direk Paul

Although she has been mum about the details of her upcoming wedding with director Paul Soriano, Toni Gonzaga revealed in a magazine interview where they are planning to tie the knot. Citing the TV host’s interview in the June issue of Metro Weddings magazine, entertainment site Push reported that Gonzaga and Soriano will get married […]

10.06.2015 · Filled under: Entertainment, Filipino Stars ·
White House press room evacuated during briefing

White House press room evacuated during briefing

Washington, United States (AFP)   – The White House press room was briefly evacuated Tuesday after police received a telephoned bomb threat, interrupting the daily briefing, but no device was found. Secret Service agents entered the room, a short distance from the Oval Office, and stopped the news conference. White House press secretary Josh Earnest […]

10.06.2015 · Filled under: U.S. News ·
Why Aquino won’t make endorsements in August

Why Aquino won’t make endorsements in August

MANILA (Mabuhay) – There’s a reason why President Aquino will announce his choice for Liberal Party standard-bearer next month right after the State of the Nation Address. Sen. Franklin Drilon said Aquino will likely make the announcement in July because of a Chinese belief that one should watch out for bad luck during August or […]

10.06.2015 · Filled under: Philippine News ·
Mapa High School U.S.A. & Canada alumni association to hold grand reunion in Costa Rica June 22- 29

Mapa High School U.S.A. & Canada alumni association to hold grand reunion in Costa Rica June 22- 29

It’s now all systems go for the grand reunion of the officers and members of the Mapa High School Alumni Association of United States and Canada in Costa Rica on June 22, 2015 to June 2015. According to President  Grace Belen Victoria of the MHSAA – U.S.A. and CANADA, the group will be visiting the different places in Costa […]

10.06.2015 · Filled under: Happenings, Local News ·
British singer-songwriter Foxes models for H&M autumn 2015

British singer-songwriter Foxes models for H&M autumn 2015

(Relaxnews) – Fashion retailer H&M is featuring Grammy-winning British singer Foxes in the new campaign for its Divided line. Out in select H&M stores worldwide and online in mid-July, the autumn 2015 collection features bomber jackets, varsity sweatshirts, slogan T-shirts, mini skirts and bootcut jeans, all of which Foxes can be seen modeling in the […]

09.06.2015 · Filled under: News ·
Unbreakable version of the Samsung Galaxy S6 announced

Unbreakable version of the Samsung Galaxy S6 announced

(Relaxnews) – The Samsung Galaxy S6 Active, a a water and dust resistant version of the Galaxy S6 for outdoorsy adventurous types, was revealed by AT&T, the company that will have exclusive resale rights in the US. Presented at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona in early March, the Galaxy S6 is supposed to be […]

09.06.2015 · Filled under: Apps, Home & Garden, Online, Science & Technology, Videos ·
PHL gets G7’s back in China dispute

PHL gets G7’s back in China dispute

Manila, Philippines (AFP)   – The Philippines Sunday welcomed reports that the G7 summit would express concern about unilateral efforts to assert sovereignty claims in the disputed South China Sea. Regional alarm is growing at moves by China aggressively to stake its claim to most of the sea, including a large-scale island-building programme. The United […]

09.06.2015 · Filled under: Philippine News ·
Cristine Reyes shares joy of being a mom

Cristine Reyes shares joy of being a mom

For the first time since giving birth in February, Cristine Reyes opened up about her experience as a first-time mother. The 26-year-old actress, who gave birth to her daughter Amarah last February 8, admitted that she and partner Ali Khatibi are still adjusting to their new role as parents. “Kung dati parang makulit lang, ngayon […]

09.06.2015 · Filled under: Entertainment, Filipino Stars ·
US lawmakers knock Xi for ‘persistent’ China rights abuses

US lawmakers knock Xi for ‘persistent’ China rights abuses

Washington, United States (AFP)  – US lawmakers including presidential candidate Senator Marco Rubio wrote Communist leader Xi Jinping on Thursday’s anniversary of the Tiananmen square crackdown, saying China’s continued rights abuse is a “barrier” to improved bilateral ties. In a letter marking the 26th anniversary of the military’s deadly crushing of pro-democracy protests in central […]

09.06.2015 · Filled under: U.S. News ·
Senate passes Leno Bill to modernize digital privacy protections

Senate passes Leno Bill to modernize digital privacy protections

SB 178 protects Californians against warrantless government access to private electronic data on smartphones, tablets and other digital devices SACRAMENTO – The Senate today approved legislation that modernizes California’s privacy laws to keep up with emerging technologies. Senate Bill 178, authored by Senator Leno, protects Californians against warrantless government access to private electronic communications such […]

09.06.2015 · Filled under: U.S. News ·
NSA expands online spying in search for hackers: report

NSA expands online spying in search for hackers: report

Washington, United States (AFP)  – President Barack Obama has approved giving the NSA wider powers to spy on Internet traffic in search of computer hacking by foreign governments or others, US media reported Thursday, citing classified documents. The expanded authority was granted by the Justice Department in two 2012 memos that permit the powerful National […]

09.06.2015 · Filled under: U.S. News ·
Watch: Meryl Streep in second ‘Ricki and the Flash’ trailer

Watch: Meryl Streep in second ‘Ricki and the Flash’ trailer

(Relaxnews) – Sony Pictures has released a second trailer for the upcoming film “Ricki and the Flash,” which releases August 7 in the US and UK. Meryl Streep stars as a musician who is attempting to set things right with her grown kids after giving up everything in pursuit of rock stardom. Oscar winner Jonathan […]

08.06.2015 · Filled under: Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars, Online, Videos ·