Mazda CX-3 set for European premiere in Geneva

Mazda CX-3 set for European premiere in Geneva

(Relaxnews) – The Japanese manufacturer will present its first compact crossover to Europe at the Geneva Motor Show this March. The CX-3 will share the spotlight with the latest-generation Mazda 2 and MX-5. Premiered in Los Angeles last fall, the Mazda CX-3 is a compact SUV that aims to be equally at home on city […]

06.02.2015 · Filled under: Destinations, Motoring ·
Chanel reveals complete Bleu campaign film directed by James Gray

Chanel reveals complete Bleu campaign film directed by James Gray

(Relaxnews) – On Thursday, as promised, the French brand revealed the new advertising film for its men’s fragrance in its entirety. Directed by James Gray, the campaign video stars actor and model Gaspard Ulliel. Five years after working with Martin Scorsese on the first Chanel Bleu campaign film, the French brand enlisted American filmmaker James […]

06.02.2015 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars, Online, Videos ·
Going organic really does reduce pesticide exposure: study

Going organic really does reduce pesticide exposure: study

(Relaxnews) – A recent study at Boise State University in Idaho says that when it comes to pesticide exposure, organic foods live up to the health hype that’s been surrounding them for decades. In their study, which was published in the journal Environmental Health Perspectives, the research team worked with dietary data from 4,500 people from six […]

06.02.2015 · Filled under: Environment, Food & Dining, Health & Fitness, Home & Garden ·
MoMA PS1 unveils the winner of its Young Architects Program 2015

MoMA PS1 unveils the winner of its Young Architects Program 2015

(Relaxnews) - MoMA PS1 has named Andrés Jaque/Office for Political Innovation as the winner of its annual Young Architects Program (YAP) in New York. The winning project, “Cosmo”, is a movable artifact made from customized irrigation components, which purifies water and exposes the hidden urbanism of pipes we live by. The assemblage of ecosystems is engineered to filter and […]

06.02.2015 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Destinations, Environment, Home & Garden ·
Tech agenda: Digital Entertainment World 


Tech agenda: Digital Entertainment World 


(Relaxnews) – February continues with Digital Entertainment World, a show billed as the only event that considers every element of the digital content ecosystem Digital Entertainment World February 10-12 Los Angeles, California, USA Three days dedicated to the monetization of digital content; expect 300 speakers, 100 different sessions, panel discussions and tech showcases araound everything […]

06.02.2015 · Filled under: Apps, Music, Online, Science & Technology ·
Mulberry celebrates Chinese New Year with limited edition handbag

Mulberry celebrates Chinese New Year with limited edition handbag

(Relaxnews) – In honor of the Chinese New Year on February 19, the British brand has come out with a limited edition of its famous Cara Delevingne handbag, created in a tie-up with the supermodel. Handmade by the artisans in Mulberry’s workshops, this quilted handbag is made of Nappa lambskin dyed bright red in honor […]

06.02.2015 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Holidays, Home & Garden, Lunar New Year ·
2015 Oscars: Matthew McConaughey and other 2014 winners to present

2015 Oscars: Matthew McConaughey and other 2014 winners to present

(Relaxnews) – On February 22, Cate Blanchett, Jared Leto, Matthew McConaughey and Lupita Nyong’o will return to the stage at the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood to present awards to their successors. In 2014, Blanchett took home a statuette for her performance in Woody Allen’s “Blue Jasmine.” Matthew McConaughey and Jared Leto, meanwhile, claimed the awards […]

05.02.2015 · Filled under: Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars ·
Obama dismissive as US House votes to repeal ‘Obamacare’

Obama dismissive as US House votes to repeal ‘Obamacare’

Washington, United States | AFP |  – US House Republicans took the increasingly routine step Tuesday of voting to repeal “Obamacare,” a seemingly doomed effort that President Barack Obama ridiculed as making “absolutely no sense.” Obama’s rivals in the House of Representatives have held several dozen votes in recent years to strike down, defund or […]

05.02.2015 · Filled under: U.S. News ·
Tech guru guy Kawasaki partners with AARP on new web series

Tech guru guy Kawasaki partners with AARP on new web series

‘Technology: It’s Not Just a Guy Thing” Debuts at AARP.org WASHINGTON, D.C.,   – Technology entrepreneur and writer Guy Kawasaki is teaming up with AARP for a new web series about how people who are 50-plus can embrace technology. Debuting at www.aarp.org/guykawasakivideos, “Technology: It’s Not Just a Guy Thing” takes a look at how technology can […]

05.02.2015 · Filled under: Local News, Science & Technology ·
PNP wants peace process to push through but calls on MILF to be ‘sincere’

PNP wants peace process to push through but calls on MILF to be ‘sincere’

MANILA  (Mabuhay) – Philippine National Police (PNP) officer-in-charge Deputy Director General Leonardo Espina on Wednesday said the peace process between the government and the Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF) must continue despite the bloody January 25 incident over at Mamasapano, Maguindanao. “We are your Philippine National Police, we are for peace, because first and foremost, […]

05.02.2015 · Filled under: Philippine News ·
E-cigarettes, a community health threat: State officials

E-cigarettes, a community health threat: State officials

SACRAMENTO – California Department of Public Health (CDPH) director and state health officer Dr. Ron Chapman today issued a Health Advisory and the “State Health Officer’s Report on E-Cigarettes: A Community Health Threat,” warning Californians of the toxicity of electronic cigarettes (e-cigarettes). “E-cigarettes contain nicotine and other harmful chemicals, and the nicotine in them is as addictive […]

05.02.2015 · Filled under: Health & Fitness, U.S. News ·
Janice admits ‘better relationship’ with John

Janice admits ‘better relationship’ with John

Actress Janice de Belen admitted that she now has a “better relationship” with her former husband, actor John Estrada. In a recent interview with reporters, De Belen said what is important now is that she is now on speaking terms with Estrada, who is the father of her four children. “Okay naman kami… Ngayon it’s […]

05.02.2015 · Filled under: Entertainment, Filipino Stars ·
Obama budget: Higher US spending, tax hike for rich

Obama budget: Higher US spending, tax hike for rich

Washington, United States | AFP |   – President Barack Obama’s 2016 budget unveiled Monday sets priorities for the middle class and proposes major infrastructure improvements, to be paid for largely through increased contributions by the wealthy and corporate America. Republicans, who now control both chambers of Congress, are likely to balk at the wish […]

04.02.2015 · Filled under: U.S. News ·
GAPASCA to award 12 scholarships in Gapan

GAPASCA to award 12 scholarships in Gapan

CERRITOS – Officers of the Gapan City Association of Southern California (GAPASCA), under the leadership of Nimfa Garces Castro, chairman of the board of directors, will travel to their hometown of Gapan City, Nueva Ecija in March to award scholarships to 12 high school graduates of Class 2015. The awarding of the scholarship will be […]

04.02.2015 · Filled under: Local News ·
Disney China opening delayed to 2016

Disney China opening delayed to 2016

(New York-AFP) – US entertainment giant Disney’s first theme park in mainland China will not open until early 2016, the company said Tuesday. Chief executive Robert Iger said the delay will push the debut of the Shanghai version of the Magic Kingdom from later this year to spring 2016. No reason was given for the […]

04.02.2015 · Filled under: Destinations, Entertainment ·
Viktor&Rolf to cease ready-to-wear

Viktor&Rolf to cease ready-to-wear

(Relaxnews) – After Jean Paul Gaultier, the Dutch design duo are going back to their Haute Couture roots. All eyes will be on the brand next month as it bows out of the ready-to-wear calendar at Paris Fashion Week where designers will unveil their ready-to-wear collections for Autumn/Winter 2015. As the Winter 2015 season marks […]

04.02.2015 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Home & Garden ·
Oprah Winfrey and Ava DuVernay (‘Selma’) developing a TV series

Oprah Winfrey and Ava DuVernay (‘Selma’) developing a TV series

(Relaxnews) – After “Selma,” the TV personality and the director will collaborate once again, this time on a series inspired by Natalie Baszile’s 2014 novel “Queen Sugar.” Winfrey will have a recurring role in the series, which is developed for her network OWN. The story centers on Charley, a woman who leaves behind an upscale […]

04.02.2015 · Filled under: Entertainment, International Stars ·
Nike unveils Kobe Bryant’s 10th signature shoe

Nike unveils Kobe Bryant’s 10th signature shoe

(Relaxnews) – Nike has presented the Kobe X, its 10th basketball shoe inspired by NBA star Kobe Bryant. The tie-up between the American basketball star and the sports outfitter began in 2008 with the launch of the first Kobe Bryant signature shoe, the Hyperdunk. For the new model, Nike chose an understated design with a […]

Chanel brings a touch of rock ‘n’ roll to new watch line

Chanel brings a touch of rock ‘n’ roll to new watch line

(Relaxnews) – The French brand has presented its new Première Rock watch collection, which combines the sophistication inherent to the Chanel name with a younger, more modern and more rebellious side. Upon first glance, the watches in this new collection resemble Chanel’s classic Première model. But a closer look reveals a number of design details […]

04.02.2015 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Home & Garden ·
‘New York Pinoy Eats’

‘New York Pinoy Eats’

New York – There’s a saying that goes, ‘You can take the Filipinos out the Philippines; but never the Philippines out of the Filipinos.’ And I guess that’s why even in the freezing cold, 8,593 miles from the Philippines, Pinoys in the Big Apple still love their dinuguan, sisig, kare-kare, adobo, and pan de sal. […]

03.02.2015 · Filled under: Destinations, Food & Dining, Kitchenomics, Offbeat ·