Katy Perry becomes the latest pop star to launch her own shoe collection

Katy Perry becomes the latest pop star to launch her own shoe collection

She has conquered the music industry, and now Katy Perry has her sights set firmly on the fashion world. The pop star is set to launch a new shoe collection in collaboration with Global Brands Group, WWD reports. Titled ‘Katy Perry Footwear’, the line will feature everything from sneakers to stilettoes, with sketches hinting at a collection […]

17.08.2016 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Entertainment, International Stars, Lifestyle, Music ·
Catherine Zeta-Jones returns to the small screen with ‘Feud’

Catherine Zeta-Jones returns to the small screen with ‘Feud’

Oscar-winning actress Catherine Zeta-Jones has joined stars Jessica Lange and Susan Sarandon in the line-up for Ryan Murphy’s upcoming FX anthology drama series “Feud”, marking her first TV role in two decades. The series, which will center on a different famous feud every season, will see Lange and Sarandon will star as Joan Crawford and Bette […]

17.08.2016 · Filled under: Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars ·
Duterte to drug suspects: Reserve your coffins

Duterte to drug suspects: Reserve your coffins

MANILA (Mabuhay) – President Rodrigo Duterte reiterated his warning to drug suspects to change their lives or face death if they continue to trade in illegal drugs. Speaking to reporters in Davao City, the President said that in his 23 years as mayor, he has never been able to convince someone to change his ways […]

17.08.2016 · Filled under: Philippine News ·
Jed on standing out and his staying power

Jed on standing out and his staying power

While competition is tough in the local music industry, Jed Madela, the first Pinoy grand champ at the World Championships of Performing Arts (WCOPA), is all “Hakuna Matata” because his voice and singing style are uniquely his own. “Suggestion din kasi sa amin, before pa lang, to find something that can make you stand out […]

17.08.2016 · Filled under: Entertainment, Filipino Stars, Music ·
Grace Poe’s son inspired Myrtle to write ‘Heartbroken’

Grace Poe’s son inspired Myrtle to write ‘Heartbroken’

Former “Pinoy Big Brother” big winner Myrtle Sarrosa admitted that her former boyfriend, Brian Poe Llamanzares, was her inspiration in writing the lyrics of her song “Heartbroken.” Sarrosa said she composed the song to remind her of all their memories together. “’Yung person na inspiration ko talaga sa song na ito was someone from my […]

17.08.2016 · Filled under: Entertainment, Filipino Stars, Music ·
River dike in General Nakar, Quezon collapses, killing one and trapping five others

River dike in General Nakar, Quezon collapses, killing one and trapping five others

By Robert Maico CAMP VICENTE LIM, Laguna  (PNA) – Philex Mining Corp. readied professional divers for search and rescue operation on the remaining five people trapped in a dike along Sumag River in Sub-village Angelo, Uriray Village, General Nakar, Quezon that collapsed during a flashflood last Saturday at the height of Southwest Monsoon rain. The […]

17.08.2016 · Filled under: Philippine News ·
Senator asks industrialized countries to help 3rd World ease effects of climate change

Senator asks industrialized countries to help 3rd World ease effects of climate change

MANILA  (Mabuhay) – Sen. Loren Legarda on Monday stressed the need for industrialized nations to help developing countries like the Philippines adapt to the adverse effects of climate change. During the Climate Vulnerable Forum (CVF) High-Level Climate Policy Forum at the Senate, the lawmaker, who chairs the Senate committee on climate change, also called on […]

17.08.2016 · Filled under: Philippine News ·
Poe pushes for PHP1-B assistance fund for poor cancer patients

Poe pushes for PHP1-B assistance fund for poor cancer patients

MANILA (PNA) – Senator Grace Poe is seeking the establishment of a PHP1-billion assistance fund aimed at providing financial aid to poor cancer patients. Under Senate Bill 874, or “An Act to Assist Indigent Cancer Patients and their Families,” which Poe filed, an annual appropriation of PHP1 billion is recommended as seed fund for the […]

17.08.2016 · Filled under: Philippine News ·
Trump’s VP pick more favored than Clinton’s: poll

Trump’s VP pick more favored than Clinton’s: poll

WASHINGTON (PNA/Xinhua) – US Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump’s Vice Presidential running mate Mike Pence has a more positive image than Democratic candidate Hillary Clinton’s VP choice Tim Kaine, a latest Gallup poll has found. Pence is much better known across the United States as his image has grown significantly more positive over this time […]

17.08.2016 · Filled under: U.S. News ·
Too soon? McDonald’s takes aim at Starbucks with release of pumpkin spice latte this month

Too soon? McDonald’s takes aim at Starbucks with release of pumpkin spice latte this month

McDonald’s is throwing down the gauntlet at rival Starbucks, ushering the fall season in early by releasing their version of the pumpkin spice latte at the end of August. For summer lovers, the news may smart. After Labor Day and the first day of the school year, the third and perhaps definitive occasion to mark […]

15.08.2016 · Filled under: Destinations, Food & Dining, Home & Garden ·
Lancôme and Sonia Rykiel launch an effortlessly chic makeup collection

Lancôme and Sonia Rykiel launch an effortlessly chic makeup collection

The highly anticipated partnership between Lancôme and Sonia Rykiel, first announced in March, has come to fruition. The collection has a slight retro feel and features a wide range of enticing colors. It’s a celebration of Parisian femininity and effortless chic. Out on August 15. Two of France’s powerhouse fashion and beauty brands have pooled […]

15.08.2016 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Lifestyle ·
Calidad Humana celebrates the Filipino spirit in DC

Calidad Humana celebrates the Filipino spirit in DC

WASHINGTON, DC – Delegates and participants of the 2016 International Young Leaders Assembly (IYLA) gathered at the Romulo Hall of the Philippine Embassy for a special reception and photo exhibit of the book, Calidad Humana: Sharing the Filipino Spirit in the evening of 10 August 2016. Calidad Humana or human compassion, defined as a positive and wholesome attitude towards others […]

15.08.2016 · Filled under: Happenings, Local News ·
Food and nutrition myths debunked by celebrity trainer David Kirsch

Food and nutrition myths debunked by celebrity trainer David Kirsch

Celebrity trainer David Kirsch is well-known for his work with A-list models and actresses such as Heidi Klum, Kate Upton, Liv Tyler, and Anne Hathaway. In his latest book, “Ultimate Family Wellness,” David shares his own story of balancing fatherhood with fitness, and gives his expert advice on how to work out and eat well with the whole family. […]

Hontiveros expresses alarm over HIV-AIDS incidence among youth

Hontiveros expresses alarm over HIV-AIDS incidence among youth

MANILA (Mabuhay) — Akbayan Senator Risa Hontiveros challenged young people to help overturn the HIV-AIDS epidemic. In an International Youth Day forum by Unilab Foundation’s Ideas Positive, the Senator expressed alarm over the rising incidence of HIV-AIDS, especially among young people. “Young people are currently at the losing end of the HIV-AIDS epidemic. In the […]

15.08.2016 · Filled under: Philippine News ·
‘Suicide Squad’ stays alive, topping box office for a second week

‘Suicide Squad’ stays alive, topping box office for a second week

Defying critics as well as competition from two new releases, the DC comics-inspired “Suicide Squad” topped the US box office for a second straight weekend, estimates from industry tracker Exhibitor Relations showed. The action film, in which Will Smith, Jared Leto and Margot Robbie play a band of deadly criminals hired to carry out risky […]

15.08.2016 · Filled under: Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars ·
Coco Martin, Vice Ganda reunite in new movie

Coco Martin, Vice Ganda reunite in new movie

AFTER the success of their 2015 Metro Manila Film Festival entry “Beauty and the Bestie,” comedian Vice Ganda and actor Coco Martin are set to work again together in one big screen project. The two recently attended the story conference of their still untitled Star Cinema movie with director Bb. Joyce Bernal. The two were […]

15.08.2016 · Filled under: Entertainment, Filipino Stars, Film ·
Duterte: Arrest, deport ISIS indoctrinators in Mindanao

Duterte: Arrest, deport ISIS indoctrinators in Mindanao

MANILA  (Mabuhay) – President Rodrigo Duterte has ordered the military to validate the presence of alleged ISIS indoctrinators in Mindanao and immediately arrest and deport them once reports against these persons have been confirmed. “I have been informed that a lot of Caucasian-looking people are conducting teachings. Walang armas, wala lahat except the guys and […]

15.08.2016 · Filled under: Philippine News ·
Hotels cater to electric car drivers with charging stations

Hotels cater to electric car drivers with charging stations

The Ritz-Carlton has become the latest hotel brand to expand the number of charging stations for guests who drive electric cars. The luxury hotel brand follows the lead of brands like Hilton and Marriott which recently expanded their electric car-charging station programs, in response to the rising popularity of electric vehicles amongst their road-tripping guests. […]

14.08.2016 · Filled under: Home & Garden, Motoring, Science & Technology ·
Improve your mind with a Mediterranean diet, says new study

Improve your mind with a Mediterranean diet, says new study

New Australian research has provided another reason to fill up on a Mediterranean diet, finding that it can slow down cognitive decline. As well as the many physical health benefits of the diet, including a reduced risk of stroke, heart disease, and cancer, a review of studies by a team from the Centre for Human […]

14.08.2016 · Filled under: Health & Fitness ·
First Zika-related infant death in US reported in Texas

First Zika-related infant death in US reported in Texas

HOUSTON  (PNA/Xinhua) – The health authorities in the US State of Texas on Tuesday confirmed a Zika-related death of a newborn girl, the first of its kind in the country. Texas Department of State Health Services (DSHS) said that an infant in Harris County who died shortly after birth had microcephaly, linked to the Zika […]

14.08.2016 · Filled under: U.S. News ·