Romantic thriller ‘I’ becomes Tamil cinema’s biggest release

Romantic thriller ‘I’ becomes Tamil cinema’s biggest release

(Relaxnews) – With Tamil superstar Vikram and British model-turned-actress Amy Jackson headlining, “I” is a sell-out success in India with a 200-screen release planned for the USA. Boasting creature effects from Peter Jackson’s Weta Workshop and animatronics by Stan Winston Studios, “I” is the “biggest-ever release for a Tamil-language film” following its January 14 release, […]

16.01.2015 · Filled under: Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars, Online, Videos ·
Airlines tapping chefs from luxury hotels to rewrite in-flight menus

Airlines tapping chefs from luxury hotels to rewrite in-flight menus

(Relaxnews) – Hong Kong’s flagship carrier Cathay Pacific has teamed up with the Mandarin Oriental to create a series of monthly pop-up menus, the latest airline to tap top chefs from luxury hotel chains to rewrite their in-flight dining programs. Passengers flying first class will tuck into dishes prepared by celebrity chefs from across the […]

15.01.2015 · Filled under: Destinations, Food & Dining, Home & Garden ·
‘Escape from New York’ remake confirmed at Fox

‘Escape from New York’ remake confirmed at Fox

(Relaxnews) – Fox has secured the rights to remake John Carpenter’s cult 1981 action movie, Deadline reveals. In September, a wave of rumors suggested that a reboot of “Escape from New York” was in the works. Some sources even went as far as to speculate (prematurely) on who might follow in Kurt Russell’s footsteps in […]

15.01.2015 · Filled under: Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars ·
Dior to hold Cruise show in Los Angeles: report

Dior to hold Cruise show in Los Angeles: report

(Relaxnews) – According to a report published in WWD, French fashion house Christian Dior will be bringing its Resort show to Los Angeles, continuing the current trend for peripatetic luxury spectacles. Christian Dior will be coming to Hollywood in the spring: the brand’s Resort 2016 show is apparently set to take place on May 9 in Los […]

15.01.2015 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Entertainment, Hollywood Stars, Home & Garden ·
When women are few, men settle down: study

When women are few, men settle down: study

(PARIS-AFP) – Women want to settle down while men prefer to play the field, right? Not quite, said a study Wednesday that challenged long-held views of sexual selection. It turns out the dynamics of sex are partly driven by the law of supply and demand: a man’s fidelity depends to a large degree on the […]

15.01.2015 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Health & Fitness ·
What cheap gas?  Some automakers still push electrics

What cheap gas? Some automakers still push electrics

By Paul Handley Detroit, United States | AFP |   – Cheap fuel prices are not deterring some automakers from building up their offerings of alternative fuel vehicles. But the 50 percent fall in the gasoline price in the United States is making electrics and hybrids less competitive with gas-fueled cars, and making it harder […]

15.01.2015 · Filled under: Motoring, U.S. News ·
Cara Mia Gelato launches ‘Pennies For Education’

Cara Mia Gelato launches ‘Pennies For Education’

Cara Mia Gelato (CMG) Eagle Rock Plaza is proud to announce the launching of their first loca community program called “Pennies For Education” benefiting educational program of Filipino American Associations in the Los Angeles, CA area. For details of the program, contact Rene Ramos | call or text 310.259.6418. Also, CMG Eagle Rock Plaza is pleased to name […]

15.01.2015 · Filled under: Local News, Offers, Promotions ·
“So Beautiful”

“So Beautiful”

It’s only the second week of January 2015 and already, Karen Crespo’s black book is already filled with appointments and engagements; and it’s not a surprise since her 2014 calendar was also pretty busy. “If you told me a few years ago that I would find myself in this position, I would have laughed at […]

15.01.2015 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Local News ·
World tour ends in anti-climax for jilted Canadian

World tour ends in anti-climax for jilted Canadian

(Ottawa-AFP) – A jilted Canadian man who posted an ad online for a travel partner with the same name as his ex-girlfriend is back home in Toronto after a world tour. But love did not blossom between Jordan Axani and the woman who filled in for his ex, as some who followed their adventures online […]

14.01.2015 · Filled under: Destinations, Home & Garden, Offbeat ·
Pizza Hut and Coors jump on gluten-free trend

Pizza Hut and Coors jump on gluten-free trend

(Relaxnews) – In a sign that the gluten-free food movement is far from over, Pizza Hut and Coors have launched gluten-free versions of their products this week. For Pizza Hut, the move comes a few years after rival Domino’s launched gluten-free crusts in 2012. The 10-inch cheese and pepperoni pizzas will be available at select […]

14.01.2015 · Filled under: Destinations, Food & Dining, Health & Fitness, Home & Garden ·
Andreea Diaconu is the new face of Donna Karan

Andreea Diaconu is the new face of Donna Karan

(Relaxnews) – Donna Karan New York has revealed the face at the center of its Spring 2015 campaign: Romanian supermodel Andreea Diaconu. After presenting visuals from its DKNY Intimates and Sleepwear campaign with Cara Delevingne, the American ready-to-wear brand has provided a first look at the campaign for the new Donna Karan collection, represented this […]

14.01.2015 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Home & Garden, International Stars ·
Obama toasts, teases NBA champion Spurs

Obama toasts, teases NBA champion Spurs

Washington, United States | AFP |   – US President Barack Obama welcomed NBA champions San Antonio to the White House on Monday, and said he’d be glad to offer advice as they pursue a title repeat. “If you guys need any tips on winning back-to-back, you know where to find me,” quipped the second-term […]

14.01.2015 · Filled under: Sports & Recreation, U.S. News ·
Factbox: Catholicism in PHL

Factbox: Catholicism in PHL

Manila, Philippines | AFP |  - Key facts about the Catholic religion in the Philippines, which Pope Francis will visit this week as part of his second trip to Asia: NUMBERS: Eight in 10 Filipinos are Catholic, making the nation of 100 million people Asia’s bastion of Christianity. Protestants, Muslims, and members of other Christian […]

14.01.2015 · Filled under: Philippine News ·
Enchong happily in love

Enchong happily in love

MANILA (Mabuhay) — ENCHONG Dee and model Samantha Lewis have only been together for less than a year. In fact, the only time he “shared” her to the public, so to speak, was when he brought her to the Star Magic Ball 2014. But Enchong feels so lucky to have Samantha for a sweetheart. Enchong […]

13.01.2015 · Filled under: Entertainment, Filipino Stars ·
President Aquino appeals for ‘Bayanihan’ to ensure people’s safety during Papal visit

President Aquino appeals for ‘Bayanihan’ to ensure people’s safety during Papal visit

MANILA, Jan 13 (Mabuhay) — President Benigno S. Aquino III on Monday evening made a televised appeal to the public to work together to ensure everyone’s safety during the upcoming pastoral visit of Pope Francis. “Kailangan natin ng pagdadamayan at pagbabayanihan. Malinaw na napakalaki ng hamong dala ng pagbisitang ito ni Pope Francis sa ating […]

13.01.2015 · Filled under: Philippine News ·
Cuisia: PHL-US relations ‘never been better’

Cuisia: PHL-US relations ‘never been better’

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Manila’s relations with Washington are at their highest based on how the two allies worked together during the past year, according to the Philippine ambassador to the United States. “Our relations with the United States have never been better,” Ambassador Cuisia said in his remarks during a reception he hosted on Wednesday […]

13.01.2015 · Filled under: Local News ·
Galliano makes his return at Maison Martin Margiela haute couture

Galliano makes his return at Maison Martin Margiela haute couture

(Relaxnews) – The hugely anticipated runway return of British designer John Galliano, now creative director of Paris-based fashion house Maison Martin Margiela, took place Monday afternoon in London. The French brand, founded by a Belgian, owned by an Italian (Diesel boss Renzo Rosso is the man pulling the purse-strings) and now led by a British […]

13.01.2015 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Destinations, Home & Garden, Photos ·
Bocuse d’Or to evaluate chefs’ green credentials for the first time

Bocuse d’Or to evaluate chefs’ green credentials for the first time

(Relaxnews) – In its 15th edition, the prestigious culinary competition will present chefs with a new challenge, reflecting the eco-friendly direction their profession is taking. Candidates for the coveted Bocuse d’Or will be evaluated according to how well they limit waste during the competition in Lyon, France on January 27 and 28. It’s the world’s […]

13.01.2015 · Filled under: Destinations, Food & Dining, Home & Garden ·
Scotland to build country’s first sake brewery for Japanese consumers

Scotland to build country’s first sake brewery for Japanese consumers

(Relaxnews) – After a Japanese whiskymaker did the unthinkable and unseated Scotland to take the title of best whisky in the world last year, Scotland, in turn, has announced plans to open the country’s first sake brewery. Scottish beer maker Arran Brewery has been given the green light to build a sake bottling facility, beer […]

13.01.2015 · Filled under: Destinations, Food & Dining, Home & Garden ·
Most blogged artists: Django Django, Waxahatchee

Most blogged artists: Django Django, Waxahatchee

(Relaxnews) – Mercury Prize-nominated group Django Django is out with much anticipated new music in the form of “First Light,” and Waxahatchee aka Katie Crutchfield has just shared “Air,” the first single from her upcoming LP. Fans of London-based four-piece Django Django are anxiously awaiting a follow-up album to the group’s 2012 Mercury Prize-nominated self-titled […]

13.01.2015 · Filled under: Apps, Entertainment, International Stars, Music, Online ·