NYFW trends: trellis, urban minimalism, 1960s influence

NYFW trends: trellis, urban minimalism, 1960s influence

(Relaxnews) – From a print that showed up in various forms across several shows to the urban vibe and retro inspirations that informed the collections, here’s our pick of the top trends from the last week’s fashion shows in New York City. Trellis print Following on from the recent Fall/Winter 2014 trend for checks, the […]

12.09.2014 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Destinations, Home & Garden ·
‘Diary ng Panget’ stars join ABS-CBN

‘Diary ng Panget’ stars join ABS-CBN

James Reid and Nadine Lustre are the newest members of the Kapamilya network, after they signed a contract with ABS-CBN recently. It was a sweet homecoming for the Filipino-Australian Reid, who started his career when he joined “Pinoy Big Brother: Teen Clash Edition” in 2010. “I always hoped to be back here on ABS-CBN and […]

12.09.2014 · Filled under: Entertainment, Filipino Stars ·
Families to ‘Walk n’ Roll’ on Sept. 20 for ataxia that afflicts many

Families to ‘Walk n’ Roll’ on Sept. 20 for ataxia that afflicts many

Fil-Ams among victims of debilitating disease By Rhony Laigo If not for the worldwide campaign of the Ice Bucket Challenge, the Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) or Lou Gehrig’s disease may have been just that – a disease that has no cure. But unknown to many, another debilitating disease that affects many, and ironically even the […]

12.09.2014 · Filled under: Destinations, Happenings, Local News ·
Aquino to seek additional powers amid energy deficit

Aquino to seek additional powers amid energy deficit

MANILA  (Mabuhay) – Anticipating the power shortages next year, President Benigno Aquino III on Thursday announced that he will be seeking additional powers to address the problem. “Very soon, we will formally ask Congress for a joint resolution, that will authorize the national government to contract an additional generating capacity to address the 300-megawatt projected […]

12.09.2014 · Filled under: Philippine News ·
8 nabbed in $65-M cold cash money laundering operations in fashion district

8 nabbed in $65-M cold cash money laundering operations in fashion district

1,000 law enforces raid Mexican drug cartel out accounts in downtown Los Angeles LOS ANGELES – Approximately 1,000 law enforcement officials this morning fanned out across the Fashion District in downtown Los Angeles to execute dozens of search warrants and arrest warrants linked to businesses suspected of using “Black Market Peso Exchange” schemes to launder narcotics […]

12.09.2014 · Filled under: U.S. News ·
Increasing demand for passports causes delays – DFA chief

Increasing demand for passports causes delays – DFA chief

MANILA (Mabuhay) – The Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) is addressing concerns related to the processing of passports of Filipino applicants amid complaints of delays, Secretary Albert Del Rosario said. “The increasing demand is being addressed,” Del Rosario told the appropriations committee at the House of Representatives at the hearing of the budget of the […]

12.09.2014 · Filled under: Philippine News ·
More reasons to smile this season

More reasons to smile this season

The company that guarantees to deliver smiles and move more than just sea cargo and money remittances is once again making the upcoming holidays more exciting. In the spirit of spreading more smiles this season, LBC is giving away over two hundred fifty thousand dollars ($250,000) worth of prizes through their Smile and Drive promo […]

12.09.2014 · Filled under: Offers, Promotions, Services ·
Pres. Aquino files bill for Muslim autonomy

Pres. Aquino files bill for Muslim autonomy

MANILA  (AFP) – Philippine President Benigno Aquino sent to parliament Wednesday a proposed law to grant autonomy to minority Muslims, a crucial step in his attempt to end one of Asia’s longest rebellions. The submission to Congress is seen as significant as it means Aquino and the Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF) have agreed, after […]

11.09.2014 · Filled under: Philippine News ·
Matteo Guidicelli’s source of happiness

Matteo Guidicelli’s source of happiness

Matteo Guidicelli’s happy aura is not about him living a healthy lifestyle; it’s more because of his ongoing romantic relationship with Sarah Geronimo. The 24-year old is very cautious when speaking about the relationship though and for good reason. The privacy has been key to the success of their relationship so far. “You know I […]

11.09.2014 · Filled under: Entertainment, Filipino Stars ·
Zaha Hadid Architects to design Mathematics Gallery for London Science Museum

Zaha Hadid Architects to design Mathematics Gallery for London Science Museum

(Relaxnews) - Zaha Hadid Architects is set to design a pioneering new Mathematics Gallery for London’s Science Museum, following a £5 million charitable donation to the establishment. The new permanent gallery will explore how mathematicians and their work have shaped the modern world since the 17th century. “The design explores the many influences of mathematics in our everyday […]

11.09.2014 · Filled under: Art, Destinations, Home & Garden ·
NYFW: Jeremy Scott’s runway kaleidoscope

NYFW: Jeremy Scott’s runway kaleidoscope

(Relaxnews) – The American designer, famed for his pop-culture club kid mashups, showed his Spring/Summer 2015 collection in New York City, with a little help from singer Miley Cyrus. After his recent successes in Milan with Italian brand Moschino, it was time for a party in the USA, and in true style, Jeremy Scott didn’t […]

Kate Winslet meets the French monarch in ‘A Little Chaos’

Kate Winslet meets the French monarch in ‘A Little Chaos’

(Relaxnews) – Seventeen years after “The Winter Guest,” Alan Rickman returned to the director’s chair to helm “A Little Chaos,” a period romance in which he also stars as Louis XIV. Entertainment Weekly has revealed the first clip from the film, which will close the Toronto Film Festival. Headlined by Kate Winslet and Belgian actor […]

11.09.2014 · Filled under: Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars, Online, Videos ·
Eating fish could help preserve women’s hearing: study

Eating fish could help preserve women’s hearing: study

(Relaxnews) – According to researchers at Brigham and Women’s Hospital in Boston, two or more servings of fish per week could lower women’s risk of acquired hearing loss. “Consumption of any type of fish (tuna, dark fish, light fish, or shellfish) tended to be associated with lower risk,” says corresponding author Dr. Sharon G. Curhan, […]

11.09.2014 · Filled under: Food & Dining, Health & Fitness ·
GMA Pinoy TV presents Carla Abellana and Tom Rodriguez in Kapusong Pinoy sa L.A.

GMA Pinoy TV presents Carla Abellana and Tom Rodriguez in Kapusong Pinoy sa L.A.

After their recent trip to Singapore for the taping of their latest Kapuso romantic-drama My Destiny, rumored couple Carla Abellana and Tom Rodriguez have another opportunity to work closely together as they gear up for an exciting concert titled “Kapusong Pinoy sa L.A.” The concert, organized by GMA Pinoy TV, the flagship international channel of GMA Network, in cooperation with […]

11.09.2014 · Filled under: Entertainment, Filipino Stars, Happenings ·
Maricar de Mesa is moving on

Maricar de Mesa is moving on

MANILA (Mabuhay) — All she wants is to do away with all the “negativity” brought on by separation from husband of seven years, basketball player Don Allado. As part of her “healing process,” actress Maricar de Mesa traveled around the US on her own. “Mula nung naghiwalay kami, naging independent ako. Ngayon masasabi kong I’m […]

10.09.2014 · Filled under: Entertainment, Filipino Stars ·
DFA’s Del Rosario grilled over PHL-US defense agreement

DFA’s Del Rosario grilled over PHL-US defense agreement

MANILA (Mabuhay) – A solon grilled the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) on the Enhanced Defense Cooperation Agreement (Edca) exempting American soldiers from paying taxes while they are in the country, but a Cabinet official said this is standard practice in mutual defense pacts. During the DFA’s budget deliberations in the House of Representatives on […]

10.09.2014 · Filled under: Philippine News ·
Chef Joel Robuchon to release cookbook for well-being

Chef Joel Robuchon to release cookbook for well-being

(Relaxnews) – Stewing in anger and need to calm down? Tuck into oysters or clams to cool off and regain composure. Just suffered from a traumatic event? Find serenity with a plate of green asparagus with Parmesan shavings. These are some of the recommendations made in Michelin-starred chef Joel Robuchon’s upcoming cookbook, penned with a […]

10.09.2014 · Filled under: Books, Destinations, Food & Dining, Health & Fitness, Home & Garden ·
Musical all-stars take up Paul McCartney in new album

Musical all-stars take up Paul McCartney in new album

(NEW YORK-AFP) – Bob Dylan, B.B. King and The Cure have all been covered extensively in their own right, but the artists have come together to interpret a giant — Paul McCartney. On a new album that is striking for the caliber of performers, McCartney’s longtime back-up band entered the studio with leading acts who […]

10.09.2014 · Filled under: Entertainment, International Stars, Music ·
NYFW: Jenny Packam pays tribute to Marilyn Monroe

NYFW: Jenny Packam pays tribute to Marilyn Monroe

(Relaxnews) – For the Spring-Summer 2015 season, British designer Jenny Packham chose to honor the iconic movie star with a collection full of sequins and sensuality. This fashion week has already seen a number of lines inspired by 1950s/60s style, and Jenny Packham confirmed the trend on Tuesday afternoon with her latest collection, an homage […]

London Fashion Week: ones to watch

London Fashion Week: ones to watch

  (Relaxnews) – Here’s our pick of the hot tickets this season at the fashion shows in the UK capital, which kick off Friday. Twitter goes e-commerce The Burberry show, set to take place on September 15, normally has a tech twist up its trenchcoat sleeve. This season the London brand has the pleasure of […]

10.09.2014 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Destinations, Home & Garden, Online ·