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 ·
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 ·
Bonta Bill to modernize the state victim compensation program ok’d

Bonta Bill to modernize the state victim compensation program ok’d

AB 1140 protects victims of domestic violence, children, rehabilitated individuals, and victims of online crime (SACRAMENTO, CA) – Assemblymember Rob Bonta (D-Oakland) announced today that his bill to modernize the California Victim Compensation Program passed the Assembly with strong bipartisan support (78-0). “AB 1140 modernizes the California Victim Compensation Program to more fairly care for […]

04.06.2015 · Filled under: Local News ·
Thai superstar Bie Sukrit to lead cast in the world premiere of ‘Waterfall,’ an epic new musical; Show to run May 29, 2015 to June 28, 2015

Thai superstar Bie Sukrit to lead cast in the world premiere of ‘Waterfall,’ an epic new musical; Show to run May 29, 2015 to June 28, 2015

PASADENA, CA – The Pasadena Playhouse (Artistic Director Sheldon Epps) announced today that, Thai superstar Bie Sukrit, along with Emily Padgett, Thom Sesma, and J. Elaine Marcos will lead the cast of the world premiere of WATERFALL, an epic new Broadway bound musical love story, featuring a distinguished international creative team and a cast of […]

04.06.2015 · Filled under: Books, Entertainment, Film, International Stars ·
Gentlemen don’t necessarily prefer blondes: poll

Gentlemen don’t necessarily prefer blondes: poll

(Relaxnews) – The urban myth that gentlemen prefer blondes has been put to rest. In fact, according to a recent survey, brunettes are just as popular with the male population, with 31 percent of men finding golden locks to be the most attractive and the same percentage preferring darker tresses. Ten percent of men have […]

04.06.2015 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Health & Fitness, Lifestyle ·
‘I am Cait’: Jenner docu-series to roll out in July

‘I am Cait’: Jenner docu-series to roll out in July

(Washington-AFP) – Caitlyn Jenner will follow up on her public coming-out as a transgender woman with a docu-series on E! channel next month about her transformation from life as Olympic decathlon champion Bruce. “I am Cait” will play out in eight hour-long episodes beginning July 26, the cable television entertainment channel said Wednesday. It said […]

03.06.2015 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Books, Entertainment, Hollywood Stars ·
Nestle to eliminate artificial flavors from frozen pizzas and snacks

Nestle to eliminate artificial flavors from frozen pizzas and snacks

(Relaxnews) – Food giant Nestle has announced that it will be removing artificial flavors and reducing the sodium content in its line of frozen pizzas and snack brands in the US. By the end of the year, Nestle will remove artificial ingredients from snacks across six brands: Digiorno, Tombstone, California Pizza Kitchen, Jack’s, Hot Pockets […]

03.06.2015 · Filled under: Food & Dining, Health & Fitness, Home & Garden ·
Sam wants to get married in four years

Sam wants to get married in four years

SAM Milby, after several months of being away from the limelight, is suddenly visible. The Fil-Am actor signed a two-picture contract with Regal Films. Under Mother Lily Monteverde’s company, he is slated to do the movie, Pre-Nup where he will be paired with Jennylyn Mercado and which will be partly shot in New York. This […]

03.06.2015 · Filled under: Entertainment, Filipino Stars ·
PNoy: China should rethink reclamation in disputed areas

PNoy: China should rethink reclamation in disputed areas

MANILA, June 3 (Mabuhay) — President Benigno Aquino III on Wednesday urged China to reconsider its reclamation efforts in the South China Sea, saying these activities escalate tension in disputed territories. In a briefing with Japanese reporters during his state visit to Japan, Aquino said China should rethink if its effort to build artificial islands […]

03.06.2015 · Filled under: Philippine News ·
Harry Potter’s Wizarding World gets California call-up

Harry Potter’s Wizarding World gets California call-up

(Relaxnews) – The Wizarding World of Harry Potter, a successful theme park attraction at Universal Studio’s Orlando and Osaka locations, is set to open at Universal Studios Hollywood in Spring 2016. A replica of wizardry school Hogwarts will contain well-received theme park ride “Harry Potter and the Forbidden Journey” which, in this instance, will be […]

03.06.2015 · Filled under: Books, Destinations, Entertainment, Film, International Stars ·
London tops Global Destinations ranking for 2015

London tops Global Destinations ranking for 2015

(Relaxnews) – The UK capital is to receive 18.82 million international visitors in 2015, according to a Global Destination Cities Index compiled by financial services company MasterCard. Bangkok will received 18.24 million overnight visitors, the ranking predicts, with Paris in 3rd place with 16.06 million. Dubai follows with 14.26m visitors and Turkish capital Istanbul stands […]

03.06.2015 · Filled under: Destinations, Online, Videos ·
US to issue new Elvis stamp

US to issue new Elvis stamp

(New York-AFP) – The US Postal Service on Wednesday announced a new stamp of Elvis Presley, two decades after a first version depicting “The King” caused a sensation. The Postal Service is returning to Elvis as part of its Music Icon Series launched in 2013, which has included stamps featuring Ray Charles, Jimi Hendrix, Janis […]

03.06.2015 · Filled under: Entertainment, Hollywood Stars, Home & Garden, Music ·