Newspaper columnist Lydia Solis new president of PWU California alumni association

Newspaper columnist Lydia Solis new president of PWU California alumni association

Philippine Women’s University Alumni Association of Southern California (PWUAASC) Lydia V. Solis was elected President of the Philippine Women’s University Alumni Association of Southern California for the year 2015-2016.   On March 14, 2015, Lydia together with the newly-elected Officers will be inducted into office during a dinner dance at The Sheraton Cerritos Hotel. Lydia was […]

03.02.2015 · Filled under: Local News ·
Emotional Jed Madela admits he lost his voice

Emotional Jed Madela admits he lost his voice

Jed Madela turned emotional during a private event when he related that he lost his voice. In a video uploaded by a certain Michael Sun on YouTube Saturday, Madela thanked his tito and tita for taking care of him. “These people are the ones who need the applause. Kasi ever since I started, sila talaga […]

03.02.2015 · Filled under: Entertainment, Filipino Stars, Music ·
Palace: No whitewash in Fallen 44 probe

Palace: No whitewash in Fallen 44 probe

MANILA (Mabuhay) – Malacañang made the assurance that there will be no whitewash in the probe of the PNP’s board of inquiry into the Mamasapano clash even if it is investigating its own. Presidential spokesperson Edwin Lacierda said the PNP is determined to find out the truth, including why no coordination was made between the […]

03.02.2015 · Filled under: Philippine News ·
Obama’s budget seeks tax on US companies’ offshore profits

Obama’s budget seeks tax on US companies’ offshore profits

By Paul Handley Washington, United States | AFP |  – President Barack Obama on Monday targeted US companies’ retained offshore profits with a one-time tax to repair roads and bridges and build a “21st century infrastructure.” By proposing a more than 50 percent reduction from current corporate tax rates, Obama’s plan could be more palatable […]

03.02.2015 · Filled under: U.S. News ·
YMCA of Glendale Girls Gymnastics Team sweeps 2015 San Diego Rhythm Invitational, bringing home 35 awards

YMCA of Glendale Girls Gymnastics Team sweeps 2015 San Diego Rhythm Invitational, bringing home 35 awards

Event is the first competition of the season on the road to the 2015 Jr. Olympics GLENDALE, Calif  – Long known for one of the best gymnastics programs in southern California, the YMCA of Glendale’s girls gymnastics team dominated the 2015 San Diego Rhythm Invitational on Jan. 10-11, bringing home an astounding 35 awards. The […]

03.02.2015 · Filled under: Local News ·
ABS-CBN TFC’s ‘ASAP Live in Dubai’ makes history, draws thousands to back-to-back shows

ABS-CBN TFC’s ‘ASAP Live in Dubai’ makes history, draws thousands to back-to-back shows

Largest Filipino event in the Middle East ushers OSN as the region’s exclusive TFC hub  Dubai, UAE – As the 19th edition of the internationally acclaimed shoppers’ paradise  known as Dubai Shopping Festival reaches its final week, ABS-CBN TFC brought powerful Filipino sights and sounds to the 32-day festivities by way of back-to-back shows of “ASAP Live […]

02.02.2015 · Filled under: Destinations, Entertainment, Filipino Stars ·
Paris haute couture: Atelier Versace beauty

Paris haute couture: Atelier Versace beauty

(Relaxnews) – Season after season, head-to-toe all-out glamour is what Donatella Versace does best. The SS15 Haute Couture show on Sunday night in Paris was more proof of this. Shortly before the runway show, in social media posts the designer enthused about the brilliance of her seamstresses, before revealing the show’s hair and make-up via […]

01.02.2015 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Home & Garden ·
Liam Hemsworth approached for a major role in ‘Independence Day 2′

Liam Hemsworth approached for a major role in ‘Independence Day 2′

(Relaxnews) – The actor seen in “The Hunger Games” is eyed for a leading role in the sequel to Roland Emmerich’s 1996 film, which starred Will Smith, Bill Pullman and Jeff Goldblum, TheWrap reports. Confirmed in late November by Roland Emmerich, who will return to the director’s chair, the sequel to “Independence Day” has begun […]

01.02.2015 · Filled under: Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars ·
Kaspersky delivers its predictions for 2045

Kaspersky delivers its predictions for 2045

(Relaxnews) – Looking 30 years into the future, the antivirus software publisher sees a world in which robots are everywhere and human life expectancy has progressed substantially. The Kaspersky Lab experts predict that robots will take care of virtually all heavy, routine labor, allowing humans to focus on perfecting these devices’ software. Certain objects will […]

01.02.2015 · Filled under: Health & Fitness, Science & Technology ·
Starbucks to play matchmaker this Valentine’s Day

Starbucks to play matchmaker this Valentine’s Day

(Relaxnews) – In advance of Valentine’s Day, Starbucks has partnered with online dating site Match.com to facilitate coffee dates among members. Likewise, the coffee chain is organizing what it’s calling the World’s Largest Starbucks Date on February 13 in markets around the world that will involve special $5 menu pairings such as a mocha drink […]

Beauty tutorials: Katy Perry

Beauty tutorials: Katy Perry

(Relaxnews) – The American pop star is lined up as the star of the famous Super Bowl half-time show on February 1. Here are a few of our favorite Katy Perry looks, with videos showing you how to do them at home. “Dark Horse”- youtu.be/mhB-mtyV5h8 Perry’s Egyptian look from last year’s “Dark Horse” video was a […]

Italy dominates survey of most romantic Valentine’s Day destinations

Italy dominates survey of most romantic Valentine’s Day destinations

(Relaxnews) – Venice has edged past Paris to top a survey of the most romantic places in the world, according to some of the world’s wealthiest travelers in advance of Valentine’s Day. In a survey conducted by luxury retail site VeryFirstTo, known for organizing outrageous, extravagant travel packages such as trips to every triple Michelin-starred […]

01.02.2015 · Filled under: Destinations, Holidays, Home & Garden, Online, Valentine's Day ·
Filming begins on Steve Jobs movie starring Fassbender

Filming begins on Steve Jobs movie starring Fassbender

(Los Angeles-AFP) – Filming got under way in San Francisco on a new biopic about Apple co-founder Steve Jobs, with Hollywood’s Michael Fassbender playing the role of the mercurial computer pioneer. Sources told AFP on Thursday that the German-Irish Fassbender, 37, took on the title role in the movie “Steve Jobs” after it was turned […]

30.01.2015 · Filled under: Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars, Science & Technology ·
Ringo Starr set for new album, tour of Americas

Ringo Starr set for new album, tour of Americas

(New York-AFP) – Ex-Beatle Ringo Starr is set for the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, but first he plans a new album and tour of the United States and Latin America. The drummer for the Fab Four announced on Thursday the release of his 18th studio album, “Postcards from Paradise,” on March 31. The […]

30.01.2015 · Filled under: Entertainment, International Stars, Music ·
Apple takes a bite out of Android smartphone shipments

Apple takes a bite out of Android smartphone shipments

(Relaxnews) – Android smartphone shipment numbers are down for the first time in history and according to ABI Research’s latest data, it’s down to the iPhone effect. In what is traditionally the biggest time of the year for certified smartphone shipments — i.e., the final three months of the year — ABI’s figures show that […]

30.01.2015 · Filled under: Apps, Home & Garden, Online, Science & Technology ·
Haute couture: updos at Valentino and Armani Privé

Haute couture: updos at Valentino and Armani Privé

(Relaxnews) – Italian luxury labels Valentino and Armani Privé presenting their haute couture shows worked easy-to-recreate swept-up styles on the runway this week. Top make-up and hair duo Pat McGrath and Guido Palau were behind the models’ rustic Russian doll beauty at Valentino. Hair stylist Guido Palau twisted and plaited models’ tresses into a messy […]

30.01.2015 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Destinations, Home & Garden, Online, Photos ·
Curtis Stone restaurant and bao bun eatery among best new restaurants 2015

Curtis Stone restaurant and bao bun eatery among best new restaurants 2015

(Relaxnews) – Editors at Travel + Leisure magazine have compiled a list of the most exciting new restaurants around the world for 2015, chosen for being based in what the magazine calls 11 of the most compelling food capitals of the world. They’re “neo-traditionalists, upstart iconoclasts, and ingredient obsessives” that are setting new culinary standards, […]

30.01.2015 · Filled under: Books, Destinations, Entertainment, Food & Dining, Home & Garden, Online ·
What’s next for Vice Ganda in 2015

What’s next for Vice Ganda in 2015

After the box office success of his film “The Amazing Praybeyt Benjamin,” comedian Vice Ganda announced that he will be doing two movies this year. Ganda said one of them will be with actor Coco Martin, Kris Aquino’s co-star in “Feng Shui,” while the other one will be with teen star Daniel Padilla. “Ako magdadalawang […]

29.01.2015 · Filled under: Entertainment, Filipino Stars ·
PHL mourns police killed in anti-terror bloodbath

PHL mourns police killed in anti-terror bloodbath

Manila, Philippines | AFP | Thursday 1/29/2015 – A long, slow procession of coffins draped in the Philippine flag poured out of military transport planes in Manila on Thursday, as the country mourned dozens of policemen killed in a botched anti-terror operation. Marching to muted drums, uniformed commandos bore the numbered coffins of comrades brought […]

29.01.2015 · Filled under: Philippine News ·
Paris haute couture: divine intervention by Serkan Cura and Ralph & Russo

Paris haute couture: divine intervention by Serkan Cura and Ralph & Russo

(Relaxnews) – Connecting with one’s inner and outer goddess was a theme both fashion houses explored in their diva-esque haute couture collections, offering an array of heavily embellished ensembles fit for the modern-day temptress. Serkan Cura wowed the crowds on Thursday with 15 fantastical waist-cinching creations. The designer behind the wings worn by Victoria’s Secret […]

29.01.2015 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Home & Garden, Photos ·