Sef to stick with GMA

Sef to stick with GMA

Actor Sef Cadayona announced that he has no plans of leaving the Kapuso network. “Hindi po (ako aalis). Kasi iba po ‘yung binibigay sa akin na opportunity mula nu’ng nagsimula ako hanggang ngayon,” he said. Sef has been an exclusive contract artist with GMA since 2013. Sef started his career when he joined the reality-based […]

27.01.2015 · Filled under: Filipino Stars ·
Beauty tutorials: Alexa Chung

Beauty tutorials: Alexa Chung

(Relaxnews) – The British model, fashionista and TV host unveiled her latest project this past week, a 20-piece capsule collaboration with AG Jeans. To celebrate the 31-year-old we thought we’d take a look at how to steal her look. The hair - youtu.be/LBOxoPQe2-k This tutorial from Nora Aradi talks you through the steps if you want […]

26.01.2015 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, International Stars, Online ·
Your friends could predict your lifespan: study

Your friends could predict your lifespan: study

(Relaxnews) – Giving new meaning to the oft-uttered exclamation that your friends know you better than you think, researchers from Washington University in St. Louis say close friends know each other well enough to have an idea of how long the other will live. “You expect your friends to be inclined to see you in […]

26.01.2015 · Filled under: Health & Fitness ·
Colombia’s Paulina Vega wins Miss Universe title

Colombia’s Paulina Vega wins Miss Universe title

(Doral, United States-AFP) – Colombia’s Paulina Vega was crowned Miss Universe Sunday, beating out contenders from the United States, Ukraine, Jamaica and The Netherlands at the world’s top beauty pageant in Florida. The 22-year-old model and business student triumphed over 87 other women from around the world, and is only the second beauty queen from […]

Meghan Trainor debut album opens at No. 1

Meghan Trainor debut album opens at No. 1

(New York-AFP) – Pop singer Meghan Trainor’s debut album has opened at number one on the US charts, with the popularity of her breakaway hit “All About That Bass” helping dethrone Taylor Swift. Nielsen Soundscan said that Trainor’s album “Title” sold 238,000 copies, either in traditional sales or the equivalent through streaming and song purchases, […]

23.01.2015 · Filled under: Entertainment, International Stars, Music ·
Young trio join ‘X-Men: Apocalypse’

Young trio join ‘X-Men: Apocalypse’

(Relaxnews) – Jean Grey, Cyclops and Storm have been recast as part of a new generation of superheros in 2016′s next “X-Men” film. Director Bryan Singer broke the news on Twitter, introducing Sophie Turner, Tye Sheridan and Alexandra Shipp in key roles. Turner will play telepath Jean Grey aka Phoenix (previously Famke Janssen), Sheridan the conventional […]

23.01.2015 · Filled under: Books, Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars ·
Feb. 1 is deadline to apply for $1.2-M Edison Scholars Program

Feb. 1 is deadline to apply for $1.2-M Edison Scholars Program

ROSEMEAD, Calif. – Edison International, the parent company of Southern California Edison (SCE), reminds high school seniors that there’s still time to apply for the 2014-15 Edison Scholars Program, which offers $1.2 million in scholarships to high school seniors planning to pursue college studies in science, technology, engineering or math (STEM) fields. The application deadline is […]

23.01.2015 · Filled under: Local News, Offers, Services ·
Obama urges Congress to give women equal pay

Obama urges Congress to give women equal pay

Washington, United States | AFP |   – US President Barack Obama called on Congress to pass a law guaranteeing equal pay for women, saying it was crucial to helping boost the incomes of struggling families. “Nothing helps families make ends meet like higher wages,” Obama said in his annual State of the Union speech. […]

23.01.2015 · Filled under: U.S. News ·
Ruffa, boyfriend mark first anniversary

Ruffa, boyfriend mark first anniversary

Ruffa Gutierrez and her boyfriend, French-Israeli businessman Jordan Mouyal, marked their first anniversary as a couple on Thursday. In her personal Instagram account, Gutierrez posted a picture of them together as she expressed how grateful she is to have Mouyal in her life. In the caption, the beauty queen-turned-actress wrote, “The best kind of people […]

23.01.2015 · Filled under: Entertainment, Filipino Stars ·
California alert after Disneyland measles outbreak

California alert after Disneyland measles outbreak

Los Angeles, United States | AFP |  – California is battling a surge of measles cases clustered around the famous Disneyland theme park, despite the virus being all but eliminated in the United States, authorities said Thursday. The California Department of Public Health reported on its website that 59 cases of measles had been recorded […]

23.01.2015 · Filled under: U.S. News ·
Anne Hathaway to star in New York drone play

Anne Hathaway to star in New York drone play

(New York-AFP) – Oscar-winning Hollywood actress Anne Hathaway is to star in a New York play about an ace fighter pilot tasked with flying US drones in Afghanistan from an Air Force trailer. The Public Theater in Manhattan’s trendy East Village said the production of “Grounded” would run from April 7 to May 17, and […]

23.01.2015 · Filled under: Art, Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars ·
A swinging social life is good for your health

A swinging social life is good for your health

(Relaxnews) – Good friends can actually make you healthier in the physical sense in addition to improving your mental well-being, according to a new study from Concordia University in Canada. Working with a group of 60 international students whose lives were changed dramatically by a move to Montreal, psychology professor Jean-Philippe Gouin observed their health […]

23.01.2015 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Health & Fitness, Home & Garden ·
US is top wine consuming country by volume, Italy leads per capita

US is top wine consuming country by volume, Italy leads per capita

(Relaxnews) – New figures have been released on global wine consumption habits around the world, revealing that the US is the biggest market in terms of total volume, while Italians drink the most vino per person. In the 13th annual International Wine and Spirits Research report, commissioned by wine trade show Vinexpo, analysts found that […]

23.01.2015 · Filled under: Destinations, Food & Dining, Home & Garden ·
Kendall Jenner dresses in black for Estée Lauder

Kendall Jenner dresses in black for Estée Lauder

(Relaxnews) – Appointed last November as the American cosmetics maker’s new brand ambassador, Kendall Jenner has finally made her debut in the role. In a new video, the young TV personality models Estée Lauder’s newest lash product, Little Black Primer. Kendall Jenner won over the cosmetics giant with her dark and seductive eyes, which provide […]

23.01.2015 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Home & Garden, Online, Videos ·
Recipes created by IBM supercomputer to hit book shelves in spring

Recipes created by IBM supercomputer to hit book shelves in spring

(Relaxnews) – A new cookbook featuring computer-generated recipes like Creole shrimp-lamb dumplings and hoof-and-honey ale hits bookshelves this spring in the aim of showing that computers can be used as a source of culinary creativity. You may remember Chef Watson from last year, when the AI chef debuted at music festival SXSW last year as […]

23.01.2015 · Filled under: Food & Dining, Home & Garden, News, Online, Science & Technology ·
Guy Laroche hires Steve Hiett for latest campaign

Guy Laroche hires Steve Hiett for latest campaign

(Relaxnews) – Noted British fashion photographer Steve Hiett partnered once again with the French brand to shoot its Spring-Summer 2015 campaign. Guy Laroche chose Hiett, a regular contributor to Vogue Italia among other leading fashion magazines, to present the highlights of its Spring-Summer 2015 collection. To create the most summery atmosphere possible in the middle […]

23.01.2015 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Home & Garden ·
Sports: Birmingham, Alabama to host 2021 World Games

Sports: Birmingham, Alabama to host 2021 World Games

(LAUSANNE-AFP) – The 2021 World Games will be hosted by Birmingham, Alabama, the International World Games Association confirmed on Thursday. The town of just over one million inhabitants beat competition from Lima, Peru and Ufa, Russia to become the second US city to host after Santa Clara, California organised the inaugural edition in 1981. “It’s […]

23.01.2015 · Filled under: Destinations, Sports & Recreation ·
Manny Pacquiao: So faithful

Manny Pacquiao: So faithful

All he aspired for when he was starting his boxing career was to be the champion of the Philippines. But after 20 decades in the sport, Manny Pacquiao has become not only his beloved nation’s champ; but also a well-respected world boxing record-holder – the first and only eight-division world champion, with an impressive ten world titles. […]

23.01.2015 · Filled under: Entertainment, International Stars, Local News ·
‘Manny’ in US theaters and On Demand Jan 23

‘Manny’ in US theaters and On Demand Jan 23

By Hannah De Castro-Abinuman Narrated by Academy Award Nominee Liam Neeson and directed by Ryan Moore and Academy Award winner, Leon Gast (When We Were Kings), “Manny” – a feature length documentary film about the “People’s Champ,” will be released in theaters and On Demand starting Jan. 23, 2015.  Highlighting Pacquiao’s journey from a struggling and starving […]

23.01.2015 · Filled under: Entertainment, Filipino Stars, Film ·
Spain sees record 65 mn tourist visits in 2014, quarter British

Spain sees record 65 mn tourist visits in 2014, quarter British

(Madrid-AFP) – Spain received a record 65 million visits from foreign tourists in 2014, nearly a quarter of them British, the government said Thursday in a fresh boost for the country’s recovering economy. The overall number of visits by foreign tourists to Spain was the highest on record and rose by 4.3 million, or more […]

22.01.2015 · Filled under: Destinations ·