Lily-Rose Depp launches modeling career

Lily-Rose Depp launches modeling career

(Relaxnews) – Lily-Rose Depp — daughter of Johnny Depp and Vanessa Paradis — has released an image of her first-ever fashion shoot with Oyster Magazine. Fifteen-year-old Depp gave her Instagram followers a sneak peek of her modeling debut when she posted the image captioned with a smiley face. Oyster Magazine followed suit, sharing other snaps that […]

23.04.2015 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Hollywood Stars, Home & Garden ·
Football: Japan to host FIFA Club World Cup for next two years

Football: Japan to host FIFA Club World Cup for next two years

(Paris, France-AFP) – Japan will host the Club World Cup for the next two years, world football’s governing body FIFA announced on Thursday. After last staging the event in 2012, Japan will play host again in 2015 and 2016, with this year’s competition confirmed for December 10-20. FIFA secretary-general Jerome Valcke said on the FIFA […]

23.04.2015 · Filled under: Destinations, Sports & Recreation ·
Scientists tweak yogurt to keep you fuller

Scientists tweak yogurt to keep you fuller

(Relaxnews) – Yogurt got a makeover that could fight weight gain and bolster your body with extra protein. In a study that clears a new path in nutritional control strategy, researchers in Spain successfully designed a yogurt that’s higher in protein and more satiating than the conventional kind. “In the market there is a real […]

23.04.2015 · Filled under: Health & Fitness, Home & Garden ·
Getting in the groove: study offers rare insight on physical interaction

Getting in the groove: study offers rare insight on physical interaction

(Relaxnews) – More than a question of keeping time to the music or fine-tuning your footwork ahead of time, the dynamics of activities such as dancing are delicate and a new study says people fall into a specific pattern to avoid a collision. And yet, dancing is not the only complementary, coordinated task during which […]

23.04.2015 · Filled under: Health & Fitness, Sports & Recreation ·
Google Doodle and animal quiz marks Earth Day 2015

Google Doodle and animal quiz marks Earth Day 2015

(Relaxnews) – Are you a honey bee, a giant squid or a komodo dragon? On the occasion of Earth Day 2015, Google is lending a helping hand in figuring out which animal best captures your personality. First celebrated in the United States in 1970, Earth Day has grown into an annual global event to help spread environmental […]

23.04.2015 · Filled under: Environment, Home & Garden, Online ·
Ewan McGregor, Stanley Tucci round out ‘Beauty and the Beast’ cast

Ewan McGregor, Stanley Tucci round out ‘Beauty and the Beast’ cast

(Relaxnews) – The cast for the live-action rendition of the Disney classic ‘Beauty and the Beast’ is rounding off with new additions Ewan McGregor and Stanley Tucci. Tucci will be playing new character Cadenza the grand piano who is described as a neurotic maestro, says Variety. The Hollywood Reporter has also learned that McGregor is in final […]

22.04.2015 · Filled under: Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars ·
Summer 2015 makeup: Laura Mercier intros a sensual tropical look

Summer 2015 makeup: Laura Mercier intros a sensual tropical look

(Relaxnews) – Bold and tropical, the latest collection from the French makeup artist’s namesake brand is sexy above all else. This new summer makeup line is due to hit stores starting in late May. After choosing soft and romantic tones for its spring line, Watercolour Clouds, Laura Mercier is turning up the heat with “Un […]

22.04.2015 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Home & Garden ·
Netflix says ‘Daredevil’ season two is a go

Netflix says ‘Daredevil’ season two is a go

(Relaxnews) – It’s only been a fortnight since its premiere, but Netflix has already renewed Marvel series “Daredevil” for season two. Starring Charlie Cox, Rosario Dawson and Vincent D’Onofrio, season two of the superhero drama will begin in 2016, Marvel confirmed. The widely popular show will also see some behind the scene changes. Showrunner Steven DeKnight […]

22.04.2015 · Filled under: Books, Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars ·
Recycled plastic bottles could be your next coat: North Face

Recycled plastic bottles could be your next coat: North Face

(Relaxnews) – If you buy a new coat from The North Face in 2016, it will likely be made from recycled content if, indeed, they meet the lofty goal they announced Tuesday in which they aim to use 100 percent recycled polyester by then. Polyester makes up nearly 80 percent of the fabric they use, […]

22.04.2015 · Filled under: Environment, Home & Garden, Sports & Recreation ·
Daniel Radcliffe, Bill Paxton to star in BBC movie about ‘Grand Theft Auto’

Daniel Radcliffe, Bill Paxton to star in BBC movie about ‘Grand Theft Auto’

(Relaxnews) – Daniel Radcliffe and Bill Paxton have been tapped to star in the BBC TV movie “Game Changer,” the story of both the creators and the foes behind the video game “Grand Theft Auto.” The 90-minute drama focuses on Sam Houser (Radcliffe) and his cohort of British gaming pros, according to Variety. “Grand Theft Auto” […]

22.04.2015 · Filled under: Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars ·
Japan’s maglev train breaks new world speed record

Japan’s maglev train breaks new world speed record

(Tokyo-AFP) – Japan’s state-of-the-art maglev train clocked a new world speed record Tuesday in a test run near Mount Fuji, smashing through the 600 kilometre (373 miles) per hour mark, as Tokyo races to sell the technology abroad. The seven-car maglev train — short for “magnetic levitation” — hit a top speed of 603 kilometres […]

21.04.2015 · Filled under: Asian News, Destinations ·
Broccoli sprout extract could help prevent cancer

Broccoli sprout extract could help prevent cancer

(Relaxnews) – An extract from broccoli sprouts has been demonstrated to protect mice from oral cancer and was successfully tolerated when taken by a small group of human volunteers. It’s said to be a safe, natural molecule that works by protecting the oral lining upon which oral cancers form. The next step, say members of […]

21.04.2015 · Filled under: Food & Dining, Health & Fitness, Home & Garden ·
McLaren expands its supercar selection

McLaren expands its supercar selection

(Relaxnews) – British supercar manufacturer McLaren has unveiled its newest offering at the Shanghai Auto Show, the 540C, which alongside the 570S rounds out its “Sports Series.” It’s also the company’s most affordable supercar to date, with McLaren confirming a starting price of $165,000. McLaren’s fleet is now comprised of three model series: Sports, Super […]

21.04.2015 · Filled under: Destinations, Motoring ·
Chinese reclamation activities top Aquino’s agenda in ASEAN summit

Chinese reclamation activities top Aquino’s agenda in ASEAN summit

MANILA (Mabuhay) – President Benigno Aquino III will prioritize seeking other Southeast Asian leaders’ support against China’s reclamation activities in disputed areas in the South China Sea during the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) Summit in Malaysia next week. At a press briefing in Malacañang, Foreign Affairs Assistant Secretary for ASEAN affairs Luis Cruz […]

21.04.2015 · Filled under: Philippine News ·
JayR hopes to spark OPM revolution with ‘Elevated’

JayR hopes to spark OPM revolution with ‘Elevated’

The much-anticipated, all-original album of award-winning singer and producer JayR has been released. Titled “Elevated,” the latest album from the Philippines’ “R & B King” features 14 tracks, each promising to raise music fans’ everyday listening experience. “Some of the songs, I’ve had it kept in my hard drive for years. I wanted to put […]

21.04.2015 · Filled under: Entertainment, Filipino Stars, Music ·
Obama says ‘no greater threat to planet than climate change’

Obama says ‘no greater threat to planet than climate change’

Washington, United States | AFP |  – US President Barack Obama said Saturday that climate change poses the world’s biggest single threat. “Today, there’s no greater threat to our planet than climate change,” Obama said in his weekly address, which had an environmental theme to mark Earth Day on April 22. “Climate change can no […]

21.04.2015 · Filled under: U.S. News ·
Mayweather-Pacquiao tickets to cost up to $7,500

Mayweather-Pacquiao tickets to cost up to $7,500

Los Angeles, United States, AFP  – Tickets for Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao’s long-awaited superfight will cost between $1,500 and $7,500, organizers said Wednesday, but it is unclear how many will go on sale to the public. Seats at the May 2 bout in Las Vegas promise to be one of the hottest tickets of […]

21.04.2015 · Filled under: Sports & Recreation, U.S. News ·
Rumored ‘Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.’ spin-off taps Adrianne Palicki, Nick Blood

Rumored ‘Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.’ spin-off taps Adrianne Palicki, Nick Blood

(Relaxnews) – Adrianne Palicki and Nick Blood are finalizing deals to headline in the rumored “Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.” spin-off from Marvel and ABC, says Deadline. Palicki and Blood both joined the ABC series in season two, with Palicki playing Bobbi Morse — or Mockingbird — and British actor Blood portraying her former husband and mercenary, Lance […]

21.04.2015 · Filled under: Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars ·
Vitamin supplements can increase cancer and heart disease risk, study finds

Vitamin supplements can increase cancer and heart disease risk, study finds

(Relaxnews) – A ten-year study out of the US has found that taking above the recommended doses of dietary supplements, such as the common multivitamin, could be doing “more harm than good” for the body. Researchers from the University of Colorado Cancer Center found that people who took high-dose or extra vitamins and minerals were more likely […]

21.04.2015 · Filled under: Health & Fitness ·
Low-cost gene testing for breast cancer enters market

Low-cost gene testing for breast cancer enters market

(Relaxnews) – California-based startup Color Genomics announced on Tuesday genetic testing for breast and ovarian cancers for a fraction of the current cost. While current tests can run as high as $4000, the new saliva-based test will now cost women just $249. The test will analyze BRCA1 and BRCA2, as well as 17 other cancer-risk […]

21.04.2015 · Filled under: Health & Fitness, Hollywood Stars ·