Erik Santos suffers from laryngitis after papal mass

Erik Santos suffers from laryngitis after papal mass

Singer Erik Santos admitted that he is still suffering from laryngitis or the inflammation of voice box. Santos said it was his first time to suffer from laryngitis. “First time kung magkaroon ng laryngitis. Actually nung kumanta ako for Papal Mass mayroon na po siya,” Santos said. “Sabi nga there’s a bug, parang yung kumanta […]

14.02.2015 · Filled under: Entertainment, Filipino Stars, Music ·
Luxury ships and Asian destinations: cruise trends for 2015

Luxury ships and Asian destinations: cruise trends for 2015

(Relaxnews) – An estimated 23 million people will go on a cruise in 2015, a new industry record. This forecast, set by the Cruise Lines International Association (CLIA), reflects the continued growth seen in the cruise market in recent years. Vacations at sea are as appealing as ever, and after their first taste, most passengers […]

14.02.2015 · Filled under: Destinations, Home & Garden ·
Trailer: ‘The Man from UNCLE’ makes snappy debut

Trailer: ‘The Man from UNCLE’ makes snappy debut

(Relaxnews) – With Henry Cavill as suave secret agent Napoleon Solo and Armie Hammer his partner Illya Kuryakin, Guy Ritchie’s take on the television classic bursts with smooth one-liners, an upbeat 60s soundtrack and energetic action set-pieces. The pair of super spies are brought together in an unlikely CIA-KGB partnership, with the aim of infiltrating […]

14.02.2015 · Filled under: Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars, Online, Videos ·

Spotify gives couples their ideal playlist for Valentine’s Day

(Relaxnews) – Ahead of Valentine’s Day, the music streaming service has launched Sweet Spot, a fun new tool that measures lovers’ “degree of musical separation” and generates a playlist tailored to their respective tastes. Sweet Spot asks users to name their favorite artist and their partner’s, and then uses an algorithm to create the “ideal” […]

Johnson, Ejiofor, Gaga: more stars booked for Oscar night

Johnson, Ejiofor, Gaga: more stars booked for Oscar night

(Relaxnews) – “Fifty Shades of Grey” lead Dakota Johnson, “12 Years a Slave” star Chiwetel Ejiofor, singer and “Ice Age” actress Jennifer Lopez, comedy veteran Eddie Murphy and pop star Lady Gaga are among the new names booked to appear at the 87th Oscars on February 22. Joining them are Chris Evans, Chloë Grace Moretz […]

14.02.2015 · Filled under: Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars, International Stars, Music ·
Fur and seduction for Jason Wu in New York

Fur and seduction for Jason Wu in New York

(New York-AFP) – Canadian-Taiwanese wonder-kid designer Jason Wu on Friday sent US supermodel Karlie Kloss down the runway in his New York Fashion Week show that encapsulated strength and seduction. Elegant tailored suits, jackets, coats and trousers were contrasted with body-clinging sheath dresses with cut-out backs, thigh-revealing splits and luxurious fur showcased seduction. “I think […]

14.02.2015 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Destinations, Home & Garden ·
Rob Lowe to play a TV lawyer for Fox

Rob Lowe to play a TV lawyer for Fox

(Relaxnews) – The American actor has added yet another TV project to his calendar. After playing a preacher on the British miniseries “Apocalypse Slough,” Rob Lowe will shoot the Fox comedy pilot “The Grinder.” Lowe will star as Dean “The Grinder” Sanderson, a TV lawyer whose long-running hit series comes to an end. Thinking he […]

14.02.2015 · Filled under: Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars ·
Physics of food shows secrets of popcorn

Physics of food shows secrets of popcorn

(Paris-AFP) – To most people, it may be just a fun food to munch while watching a movie. But to a couple of French investigators, popcorn is a biomechanical enigma waiting to be explained. In an unusual study published on Wednesday, engineers Emmanuel Virot and Alexandre Ponomarenko carried out experiments into what makes popcorn, well, […]

13.02.2015 · Filled under: Destinations, Food & Dining, Home & Garden, Offbeat ·
Valentine’s Day: women want flowers, men want sex

Valentine’s Day: women want flowers, men want sex

(Relaxnews) – Contrary to what many think, it seems that most women don’t want to receive lingerie this Valentine’s Day, new research suggests. A “Valentine’s Day Survival Guide” by dating service It’s Just Lunch has revealed that most women would pick flowers, jewelry, chocolate and even a simple card over underwear. Flowers came out top, […]

13.02.2015 · Filled under: Health & Fitness, Holidays, Home & Garden, Valentine's Day ·
‘World of Tanks’ looks to Philippines for inspiration

‘World of Tanks’ looks to Philippines for inspiration

(Relaxnews) – A recent update to internationally oriented free-to-play game “World of Tanks” takes its inspiration from a real Philippino island, providing a new environment for players to test themselves in. Introduced at the end of January, the Pacific Island level was designed for the Xbox 360 edition of armor vehicle skirmishing title “World of […]

13.02.2015 · Filled under: Apps, Entertainment, Games, Online ·
Looking for love online? Find it by being real: study

Looking for love online? Find it by being real: study

(Relaxnews) – Online Cupids have become wary of exaggerations and downright lies people use to pepper up their profiles and researchers at the University of Iowa say honesty has become a standout trait in this cyber-demographic. “We found people want to contact a person who appears to be accurate in what they are saying about […]

13.02.2015 · Filled under: Health & Fitness, Holidays, Online, Valentine's Day ·
What to look forward to at the 85th Geneva International Motor Show

What to look forward to at the 85th Geneva International Motor Show

(Relaxnews) – Although the most prestigious event of the annual autoshow agenda doesn’t officially open its doors to the public until March 5, many car companies have already offered a sneak peek of what to expect, and this year it’s shaping up to be all about hot hatches and hypercars. That doesn’t mean that there […]

13.02.2015 · Filled under: Destinations, Motoring ·
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 ·