The world’s best city for dating and finding love? Paris

The world’s best city for dating and finding love? Paris

(Relaxnews) – Oh la la, it’s true. Paris really is the city of love. At least, that’s according to the results of a global survey which named the French capital the best city in the world for dating. After asking more than 11,000 readers about their dating lives ahead of Valentine’s Day, city guide Time […]

12.02.2015 · Filled under: Destinations, Holidays, Home & Garden, Valentine's Day ·
Diamond-studded iPhone 6 out in Valentine’s Day limited edition

Diamond-studded iPhone 6 out in Valentine’s Day limited edition

(Relaxnews) – Goldgenie, which specializes in high-end customizations of high-tech products, is launching the 24K Gold iPhone 6 Diamond Ecstasy limited edition in time for the celebration of romance. The exclusive phone costs between £10,000 and £2.3 million (around $15,300 and $3.5 million) depending on the number of diamonds in the case. The Diamond Ecstasy […]

US rockers Dead Daisies to make rare Cuba tour

US rockers Dead Daisies to make rare Cuba tour

(New York-AFP) – The Dead Daisies, featuring former members of Guns ‘n’ Roses, will tour Cuba this month in a first for a US rock band since the easing of decades of tensions. The hard rockers plan a week of recording sessions with local artists and other events in Havana culminating in a performance on […]

12.02.2015 · Filled under: Entertainment, International Stars, Music ·
One in four Americans wishes their partner would STOP spending this Valentine’s Day

One in four Americans wishes their partner would STOP spending this Valentine’s Day

(Relaxnews) – Couples will be busy planning how to splash out on their other halves in the run up to Valentine’s Day this week, but according to a new survey, almost one in four Americans wishes their partner would rein in the spending. According to a poll by finance website GoBankingRates, money is one of the […]

Erotic ‘Fifty Shades of Grey’ starts worldwide rollout

Erotic ‘Fifty Shades of Grey’ starts worldwide rollout

(Paris-AFP) – “Fifty Shades of Grey”, the long-anticipated movie version of the bestselling erotic novel, began its worldwide rollout on Wednesday, with sex-savvy France one of the first to catch a glimpse. The film, starring Jamie Dornan as a billionaire with a penchant for S&M and Dakota Johnson as a virginal student who falls under […]

12.02.2015 · Filled under: Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars, Valentine's Day ·
Disney shares new trailer for live-action ‘Cinderella’

Disney shares new trailer for live-action ‘Cinderella’

(Relaxnews) – The second trailer for Kenneth Branagh’s feature starring Cate Blanchett, Lily James, Richard Madden and Helena Bonham Carter has hit the internet. “Cinderella” is one of several Disney animated classics the studio is rebooting as a live action movie. Following Tim Burton’s 2010 reimagining of “Alice in Wonderland,” Kenneth Branagh (“The Ryan Initiative,” “Thor”) […]

12.02.2015 · Filled under: Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars, Online, Videos ·
DIY stores ready for kinky ‘Fifty Shades’ customers

DIY stores ready for kinky ‘Fifty Shades’ customers

(London-AFP) – A British chain of DIY stores has told staff to prepare for customers looking for ropes, plastic cable ties and tape after seeing the erotic film “Fifty Shades of Grey”, British newspapers reported on Tuesday. A leaked memo from B&Q stores entitled “Preparation for Fifty Shades of Grey Customer Queries” told its 20,000 […]

12.02.2015 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Film, Health & Fitness, Home & Garden ·
Kris on being alone: Keribels na

Kris on being alone: Keribels na

It seems actress-host Kris Aquino has accepted the fact that she may end up alone – and she’s fine with it. Aquino stressed that she is already satisfied to be the mother of sons Joshua and James “Bimby” Yap Jr. “Okay na nga, happy na ako. Pinray ko ‘yon kay Pope (Francis) nung nagma-mass. Kasi […]

11.02.2015 · Filled under: Entertainment, Filipino Stars ·
Kin of Fallen 44 won’t get US reward: official

Kin of Fallen 44 won’t get US reward: official

WASHINGTON, DC (Mabuhay) – Who will get the US$5 million reward for the death of Malaysian bomb-maker Zulkifli bin Hir, alias Marwan? According to the police attaché at the Philippine Embassy in Washington DC, only civilian informants are eligible for the bounty offered by the US government. “It is not the [Special Action Force]. As […]

11.02.2015 · Filled under: Local News ·
Spider-Man to join Marvel’s crossover action movies

Spider-Man to join Marvel’s crossover action movies

(Relaxnews) – A renewed agreement between Sony and Marvel will see Spider-Man segue into a Marvel Cinematic Universe film before the next “Amazing Spider-Man” film is out, its release date now set for July 28, 2017. It will be Spidey’s sixth feature film in 15 years since the Sam Raimi “Spider-Man” trilogy started in 2002 […]

11.02.2015 · Filled under: Books, Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars ·
Purple, ‘shimmery’ liqueur created specifically for Millennial drinkers

Purple, ‘shimmery’ liqueur created specifically for Millennial drinkers

(Relaxnews) – In order to seduce the coveted Millennial drinker, a new liqueur has taken trendy Moscato, sweetened it with fruit flavors, and added some edible shimmer for added sparkle. California winemaker E & J Gallo has launched Viniq Original, created specifically to cater to the young Millennial demographic. First tested in nightspots in markets like […]

11.02.2015 · Filled under: Destinations, Food & Dining, Home & Garden ·
First Lady of food Michelle Obama graces cover of ‘Cooking Light’ magazine

First Lady of food Michelle Obama graces cover of ‘Cooking Light’ magazine

(Relaxnews) – Dinner at the White House starts at around 6:30 pm. And while the dining table may be bigger and someone else is doing the cooking, First Lady Michelle Obama says their family tradition remains largely unchanged. These are among the tidbits from an interview in the forthcoming issue of Cooking Light entitled “Family […]

Listing for ‘Fifty Shades of Grey’ condo dashes hopes of fans

Listing for ‘Fifty Shades of Grey’ condo dashes hopes of fans

(Relaxnews) – Airbnb raised — and then promptly dashed — the fantasies of “Fifty Shades of Grey” fans after putting up a listing for a luxury apartment in the same condo as its sexy, fictional hero, Christian Grey. In advance of the film release of the erotic novel, Airbnb posted a listing that offered up […]

11.02.2015 · Filled under: Books, Destinations, Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars ·
Valentine’s Day: The only safe metallic balloon is a secure one

Valentine’s Day: The only safe metallic balloon is a secure one

When not tied to a weight or kept indoors, the colorful gifts can drift away and into power lines and equipment, causing outages and potential injuries By ​Paul Netter It usually happens with a loud bang followed instantly by a disintegrated balloon. For the uninitiated, that’s often the sound made when a metallic balloon drifts […]

10.02.2015 · Filled under: Environment, Holidays, Services, Valentine's Day ·
Indo president in PHL as fate of death row Filipina lingers

Indo president in PHL as fate of death row Filipina lingers

Manila, Philippines | AFP | – New Indonesian President Joko Widodo arrived on his first state visit to the Philippines Sunday, as the fate of a Filipina facing execution for drug smuggling in his country hovers over planned talks. Dressed in traditional batik shirt, Widodo was met at a Manila airbase by Philippine officials before […]

10.02.2015 · Filled under: Philippine News ·
Study suggests chili peppers could spur weight loss

Study suggests chili peppers could spur weight loss

(Relaxnews) – The main ingredient in chili peppers could become a hot new diet supplement due to its ability to boost a sluggish metabolism, according to a research team at the University of Wyoming in the US. They say diet supplementation with capsaicin — the component of chili peppers that leads to weight loss — […]

10.02.2015 · Filled under: Health & Fitness ·
The City of Light tops list of most romantic destinations

The City of Light tops list of most romantic destinations

(Relaxnews) – Paris has emerged both the sexiest and most romantic city in the world, according to US travelers in a wide sweeping survey ahead of Valentine’s Day. In a poll conducted by full-service travel site Expedia, the City of Light managed to retain its worldwide reputation as the ideal travel destination for lovebirds looking […]

10.02.2015 · Filled under: Destinations, Holidays, Home & Garden, Valentine's Day ·
Stars in black and white on Grammys red carpet

Stars in black and white on Grammys red carpet

(Los Angeles-AFP) – The mega-stars of the music world rocked daring outfits in classic black and white on the Grammys red carpet Sunday, strutting their stuff in Los Angeles on the industry’s biggest night. Beyonce — who took home three Grammys — sashayed in a sheer black Proenza Schouler gown with a deep V neckline […]

Traveling and choosing a life partner  (Part 2)

Traveling and choosing a life partner (Part 2)

Traveling not only enhances an individual’s life. All the things one sees and experiences away from home and outside his/her comfort zones contribute to a richer base of experiences to draw learnings and wisdom from. In relationships, traveling can also bring out the best and the worst. This month, I debut this new travel column; […]

10.02.2015 · Filled under: Destinations, Lifestyle ·
Jaguar lands a starring role in the next Bond film

Jaguar lands a starring role in the next Bond film

(Relaxnews) – Move over Aston Martin, the 24th official James Bond film, “Spectre,” is going to feature one or two very special cars built by Jaguar Land Rover, too. When film director Sam Mendes took to the stage in December to announce the official title of and principal cast for the latest instalment of James […]