Chanel brings the French Riviera to its summer 2015 makeup line

Chanel brings the French Riviera to its summer 2015 makeup line

(Relaxnews) – Summer beach vacations may still be months away, but the French luxury brand is already transporting beauty fans to the Mediterranean coast. The latest Chanel makeup line is inspired by the French Riviera of the 1920s, one of Gabrielle Chanel’s favorite destinations. Intense shades, bold eyes and sun-kissed cheeks set the tone as […]

25.03.2015 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Home & Garden ·
Rare screenings of ‘The Sound of Music’ in New York

Rare screenings of ‘The Sound of Music’ in New York

(Relaxnews) – The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences and the Museum of the Moving Image in New York will play host to two special archival screenings of “The Sound of Music” in celebration of the film’s 50th anniversary. The screenings are to take place on Saturday, May 2 at the Museum of the […]

25.03.2015 · Filled under: Destinations, Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars ·
Amazon TV stick goes abroad, gets new features

Amazon TV stick goes abroad, gets new features

(Washington-AFP) – Amazon announced Tuesday its Fire TV media stick for streaming video is being sold in Britain and Germany, as part of a push to expand its online television services. The US online and retail giant also said its media stick — a rival to Google Chromecast — would also get an update to […]

25.03.2015 · Filled under: Apps, Entertainment, Home & Garden, Science & Technology ·
Outrageous chocolate Easter bunny costs $49,000 thanks to diamond eyes

Outrageous chocolate Easter bunny costs $49,000 thanks to diamond eyes

(Relaxnews) – It took a master chocolatier, cocoa from Tanzania and two solitaire diamonds to create what’s being billed as the world’s most extravagant chocolate Easter bunny, worth $49,000 — or, the price of a high-end car. The specs are impressive: The bunny statuette measures 38 cm (about a foot tall) and weighs in at […]

25.03.2015 · Filled under: Destinations, Easter, Food & Dining, Home & Garden, Offbeat, Online, Videos ·
Alex Gonzaga speaks up on supposed rift with Sarah

Alex Gonzaga speaks up on supposed rift with Sarah

Alex Gonzaga denied that she has a rift with Sarah Geronimo and is now the object of ire among the singer’s fans. Gonzaga is the leading lady of Geronimo’s boyfriend, actor-triathlete Matteo Guidicelli, in ABS-CBN’s upcoming fantasy series “Inday Bote.” Gonzaga stressed that she and Geronimo are friends. “Alam niyo wala namang nanggaganun sa akin, […]

25.03.2015 · Filled under: Entertainment, Filipino Stars ·
Manila-born ex-NFLer Tebow pays Pacquiao visit

Manila-born ex-NFLer Tebow pays Pacquiao visit

Los Angeles, United States, AFP – Filipino icon Manny Pacquiao received a visit from Manila-born former National Football League quarterback Tim Tebow for a weekend workout sesssion ahead of his May showdown with undefeated Floyd Mayweather. Tebow watched Pacquiao train for nearly three hours on Saturday, including seven rounds of sparring and eight rounds of […]

25.03.2015 · Filled under: Local News, Sports & Recreation ·
An almost perfect ‘Cinderella’

An almost perfect ‘Cinderella’

By Ed Rame Cinderella…Take courage and be kind..If you could only believe …and with a little magic…..A magical movie. The very nice story telling were complimented fabulously by the costume and production designs. The characters were beautiful. They had probably conceptualized it to be very near our reality in terms of the looks of you […]

24.03.2015 · Filled under: Entertainment, Hollywood Stars ·
Lani Misalucha & a special guest coming to Pechanga Theater this spring

Lani Misalucha & a special guest coming to Pechanga Theater this spring

Tickets on Sale This Friday, Feb. 20 for Pechanga Resort & Casino Show on May 22 Filipino recording artists Lani Misalucha and a special guest performer are coming to the Pechanga Resort & Casino Theater on May 22, 2015. Tickets go on sale this Friday, Feb. 20 at $90, $80, $70 and $60 for an […]

24.03.2015 · Filled under: Entertainment, Filipino Stars, Happenings, Hometown ·
Ampatuan’s private army allied with BIFF since 2009: AFP

Ampatuan’s private army allied with BIFF since 2009: AFP

MANILA  (Mabuhay) – The private armed group of former Maguindanao Governor Andal Ampatuan Sr. and the Bangsamoro Islamic Freedom Fighters (BIFF) have been allies since 2009 after members of the private militia were implicated in the Maguindanao massacre, the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) said Monday. Military spokesperson Brig. Gen. Joselito Kakilala said members […]

24.03.2015 · Filled under: Philippine News ·
Pop-up for piglets coming to London

Pop-up for piglets coming to London

(Relaxnews) – Don’t be fooled by the name of London’s latest, animal-themed pop-up event. For there will be no bacon at the ‘Pignic.’ Nay, because at the pop-up event in May, the guests of honor will be the piglets themselves, tiny micro pigs that have become all the rage among pet owners who mistakenly believe […]

24.03.2015 · Filled under: Destinations, Food & Dining, Offbeat ·
Jennifer Lopez takes fashion line to Mexico

Jennifer Lopez takes fashion line to Mexico

(Mexico City-AFP) – US singer, actress and businesswoman Jennifer Lopez took her fashion line outside the United States for the first time on Monday, launching in Mexico. Speaking in Spanish, the star — a New Yorker whose parents are from Puerto Rico — said she wanted to make her designs affordable to low-income women who […]

Longest zipline in Canada and the US to open in mid-July

Longest zipline in Canada and the US to open in mid-July

(Relaxnews) – Whistler, Canada’s Ziptrek Ecotours announced Tuesday the launch of what would be the longest zipline in Canada and the US, spawning over two kilometers. Adrenaline junkies will soar from high up on Blackcomb Mountain in British Columbia, Canada and land in the middle of Whistler Mountain. The trek is similar to that of […]

24.03.2015 · Filled under: Destinations, Sports & Recreation ·
New diet could considerably reduce the risk of Alzheimer’s

New diet could considerably reduce the risk of Alzheimer’s

(Relaxnews) – Researchers at Rush University in Chicago have developed the MIND diet, which their recent study suggests could significantly reduce the risk of Alzheimer’s disease. The study is published in the latest issue of Alzheimer’s & Dementia: The Journal of the Alzheimer’s Association. Professor Martha Clare Morris and her colleagues combined elements of the Mediterranean diet […]

24.03.2015 · Filled under: Food & Dining, Health & Fitness ·
PAL’s latest us route seen to boost tourist arrivals

PAL’s latest us route seen to boost tourist arrivals

NEW YORK – National flag carrier Philippine Airlines finally made a long overdue comeback to the East Coast by flying into New York’s John F. Kennedy International Airport on Monday, nearly two decades after it last served its most distant point in the United States. The resumption of PAL’s four-times-a-week service from Manila to New York […]

24.03.2015 · Filled under: Local News ·
Singapore in mourning as first PM Lee Kuan Yew dies

Singapore in mourning as first PM Lee Kuan Yew dies

by Martin ABBUGAO Singapore, Singapore, AFP, Monday 3/23/2015 – Singapore was plunged into mourning and world leaders united in tribute Monday after the death of Lee Kuan Yew, the iron-fisted politician who transformed a colonial backwater into a world financial center. His son, Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong, issued a statement before dawn announcing the […]

23.03.2015 · Filled under: Asian News ·
Melissa Mendez offloaded from plane for causing ruckus

Melissa Mendez offloaded from plane for causing ruckus

ACTRESS Melissa Mendez was offloaded from a flight on Friday for allegedly punching a co-passenger and a cabin crew. In a video uploaded by model/athlete Andrew Wolff on Instagram, he said the incident happened while they were in the middle of a flight to Pagadian City. Wolff said that a certain actress with initials M.M. […]

23.03.2015 · Filled under: Entertainment, Filipino Stars ·
Aquino accuses critics of spreading gossip about his health

Aquino accuses critics of spreading gossip about his health

MANILA, Mar 23 (Mabuhay) – President Benigno Aquino III on Monday accused his “persistent critics” of spreading “gossip” about his health. Days after he was rumored to have collapsed in Malacañang, Aquino attended a briefing on the South Luzon Expressway Toll Road 4 project in Quezon, where he described reports on his poor health as […]

23.03.2015 · Filled under: Philippine News ·
Pitbull to perform at famed Apollo Theater

Pitbull to perform at famed Apollo Theater

(Relaxnews) – In celebration of the upcoming launch of his SiriusXM channel, the rapper Pitbull will perform at Harlem’s illustrious Apollo Theater for an audience of invited guests on Tuesday, May 19 at 8:00pm ET. Called “Globalization,” Pitbull’s SiriusXM channel will launch just one hour before the concert begins in the New York neighborhood of […]

23.03.2015 · Filled under: Entertainment, International Stars, Music, Online ·
California winemakers rebuff arsenic lawsuit

California winemakers rebuff arsenic lawsuit

Los Angeles, United States, AFP  – Leading California winemakers rebuffed Friday a lawsuit which claims several low-cost wines are tainted with dangerous levels of arsenic. The lawsuit, filed Thursday, claims that 28 wineries knowingly violated California law by producing wine contaminated with arsenic and failing to inform consumers about the potential dangers. But the Wine […]

23.03.2015 · Filled under: U.S. News ·
Ted Cruz, heavy on faith, launches White House bid

Ted Cruz, heavy on faith, launches White House bid

By Michael Mathes Lynchburg, United States , AFP, Monday 3/23/2015- Ultra-conservative Republican US Senator Ted Cruz launched his White House quest on Monday, invoking his abiding faith in God as he effectively kick-started the 2016 presidential race. The 44-year-old Tea Party favorite from Texas chose Liberty University, the sprawling Christian evangelical bastion founded by Reverend Jerry […]

23.03.2015 · Filled under: U.S. News ·