Robert Pattinson at the mercy of Guy Pearce in ‘The Rover’ trailer

Robert Pattinson at the mercy of Guy Pearce in ‘The Rover’ trailer

(Relaxnews) – A tense first teaser for “The Rover,” directed by David Michôd of “Animal Kingdom” (2010), shows what happens when young car jacker Reynolds steals from the wrong person. The 1m15s teaser is but a snippet of what’s to come, offering a synopsis of what happens when Eric, played by Guy Pearce, sets off […]

30.01.2014 · Filled under: Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars, Online, Videos ·
Trailer: Shailene Woodley overcomes illness in ‘The Fault in Our Stars’

Trailer: Shailene Woodley overcomes illness in ‘The Fault in Our Stars’

(Relaxnews) – The first trailer has been released for this tender drama about two teens and their fight to find life and love in the face of cancer. Shailene Woodley’s about to prove her status as the versatile new darling of American cinema. And Ansel Elgort, who plays opposite Woodley in March’s book-to-film adaptation “Divergent,” […]

30.01.2014 · Filled under: Books, Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars, Online, Videos ·
2014 Progressive Insurance Los Angeles Boat Show returns February 6-9 showcasing best of boating

2014 Progressive Insurance Los Angeles Boat Show returns February 6-9 showcasing best of boating

West Coast’s premier boating event cruises into the LA Convention Center and Pier 44 in Marina del Rey, offering visitors a chance to shop and experience the boating lifestyle in-water and on-land  LOS ANGELES – The 2014 Progressive Insurance Los Angeles Boat Show takes place February 6-9, cruising into the Los Angeles Convention Center and Pier 44 […]

30.01.2014 · Filled under: Happenings ·
Premium PHL food producers hold mission in Los Angeles

Premium PHL food producers hold mission in Los Angeles

Los Angeles – Philippine Consul General Ma. Hellen Barber De La Vega welcomes the launch of premium Philippine Food Products with a press conference and reception held at the Rizal Hall of the Consulate General on 22 January 2014. The premium food mission participated at the 2014 Winter Fancy Food exposition held in San Francisco […]

30.01.2014 · Filled under: Local News ·
What to eat to usher in wealth and prosperity for Chinese New Year

What to eat to usher in wealth and prosperity for Chinese New Year

(Relaxnews) – As the biggest holiday on the Asian calendar approaches, households around the world are stocking their pantries and fridges full of foods like oranges, dried coconut, noodles and whole fish to ensure an auspicious beginning to the lunar New Year. Celebrate the year of the horse with some of these foods and dishes […]

How probiotics could help you lose weight

How probiotics could help you lose weight

(Relaxnews) – A new study claims that the regular consumption of probiotics could help accelerate weight loss in women. Published jointly out of food and yogurt giant Nestlé and Université Laval in Quebec, the research suggests that obese women who add probiotics to their diet plan — most commonly found in yogurt — could lose […]

30.01.2014 · Filled under: Health & Fitness ·
Academy kills Oscars nomination over email gaffe

Academy kills Oscars nomination over email gaffe

(LOS ANGELES-AFP) – Oscars organizers have withdrawn a best song nomination from a composer in a rare move because he emailed voting members to highlight his candidacy, which is strictly banned for Academy executives. “Alone Yet Not Alone,” from the film of the same name, was a surprise inclusion in the five-strong shortlist for best […]

30.01.2014 · Filled under: Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars, Music ·
‘Following’ creator developing drama series for CBS

‘Following’ creator developing drama series for CBS

(Relaxnews) – CBS has given a pilot order to Kevin Williamson’s new series, which could air on America’s most watched network during the 2014/2015 season. Currently untitled, Williamson’s latest project is a psychological thriller on a special police unit tasked with handling stalkers. Williamson will write and executive produce the series. Before creating “The Following,” […]

30.01.2014 · Filled under: News ·
Boy-band One Direction year’s best-sellers

Boy-band One Direction year’s best-sellers

(LONDON-AFP) – British pop phenomenon One Direction were on Thursday named as the world’s most popular recording artists of 2013 by the International Federation of the Phonographic Industry (IFPI). Band member Niall Horan called it “incredible news” and thanked fans for the newly-created award, which aggregates CD and vinyl sales; download sales and streaming numbers. […]

30.01.2014 · Filled under: News ·
Kartell celebrates 10th anniversary of Ferruccio Laviani’s Bourgie lamp

Kartell celebrates 10th anniversary of Ferruccio Laviani’s Bourgie lamp

(Relaxnews) – Italian brand Kartell, known primarily for its high-end contemporary furniture and housewares made of plastic, is paying homage to the Bourgie lamp and to its designer Ferruccio Laviani, who has worked with Kartell for over two decades. To celebrate the 10th anniversary of the Bourgie, the brand invited several other designers to present […]

30.01.2014 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Home & Garden ·
2014 Emmy Awards moved to August

2014 Emmy Awards moved to August

(Relaxnews) – The prestigious TV awards ceremony will take place on Monday, August 25 at the Nokia Theatre in Los Angeles, according to an announcement by the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences and NBC, which will broadcast the ceremony this year. To avoid a conflict with Sunday Night Football, which resumes in early September, […]

30.01.2014 · Filled under: Entertainment, Hollywood Stars ·
Maja: ‘Never pa akong naging mistress’

Maja: ‘Never pa akong naging mistress’

Maja Salvador didn’t have seconds thoughts about accepting her role as Nicole in the upcoming primetime drama, “The Legal Wife.” Salvador said she took the role to get a break from her usual “sweet” roles. “Halos lahat ng ginagawa ko parang pa-goody-goody…kaya feeling ko kailangan ko nang mag-level up sa ibang role, sa ibang characters […]

29.01.2014 · Filled under: Entertainment, Filipino Stars ·
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 […]

29.01.2014 · Filled under: Destinations, Entertainment, Filipino Stars ·
Pope Francis makes the cover of Rolling Stone

Pope Francis makes the cover of Rolling Stone

(WASHINGTON-AFP) – Pope Francis is taking his place alongside the icons of American popular culture by appearing on the cover of Rolling Stone magazine, which hits newsstands Friday. It’s the first time the staunchly liberal rock-music bible has featured a Roman Catholic pontiff on its cover, which is typically graced by pop stars and movie […]

29.01.2014 · Filled under: Entertainment, International Stars, Music ·
How the world will fete Chinese New Year

How the world will fete Chinese New Year

(Relaxnews) – From London to Dubai, the world is poised to throw the second big new year party of the year, with the Chinese lunar festival set to kick off this week. Festivities are being planned the world over to help ring in the lunar new year, celebrated not only by the Chinese but also […]

29.01.2014 · Filled under: Destinations, Food & Dining, Holidays, Home & Garden, Lunar New Year ·
British bakers crowned kings of European pastry making

British bakers crowned kings of European pastry making

(Relaxnews) – British bakers have earned bragging rights to being the best in Europe, after a pair of English pastry chefs won the World Pastry Cup in Switzerland this week. British duo Barry Johnson of chocolate boutique Rococo Chocolates and Nicolas Belorgey of the Cordon Bleu London trumped their European rivals with their Lion King-themed […]

29.01.2014 · Filled under: Destinations, Food & Dining, Home & Garden, Photos ·
Brain scans help predict learning problems: study

Brain scans help predict learning problems: study

(STOCKHOLM-AFP) – Brain scans may help identify children with learning difficulties much earlier by measuring their short-term memory capacity, according to a Swedish study published Wednesday. The study by a team of researchers at Karolinska Institute, published in the Journal of Neuroscience, showed that it is possible to map the development of short-term memory capacity […]

29.01.2014 · Filled under: Health & Fitness ·
‘Street Society’ spins on ‘Fast & Furious’ motifs

‘Street Society’ spins on ‘Fast & Furious’ motifs

(Relaxnews) – Here’s Indonesia’s take on the motoracing genre in “Street Society,” due February 20, in which illegal street racer Rio tries to get away from the scene by taking on the most dangerous sprint of all. Glossy supercars speed through the island’s city streets and coastal roads by day and night, with Rio installed […]

29.01.2014 · Filled under: Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars, Motoring ·
Watch: Victoria Beckham and Skype trailer

Watch: Victoria Beckham and Skype trailer

(Relaxnews) – Ahead of the debut of “Five Years – The Victoria Beckham Fashion Story,” a new trailer for the interactive project has appeared. “I’ve always loved fashion, and I was that kid who used to watch my mom get ready,” says Victoria Beckham in the 60-second teaser of her collaborative film made with video […]

29.01.2014 · Filled under: Entertainment, Film, Home & Garden, International Stars, Online, Videos ·
Guerlain’s La Petite Robe Noire inspires special edition Fiat 500

Guerlain’s La Petite Robe Noire inspires special edition Fiat 500

(Relaxnews) – The Italian car maker has presented a limited edition of its 500 and 500C city cars dedicated to the iconic perfume. These 250 special edition “Fiat 500 La petite Robe noire by Guerlain” cars will be sold exclusively in France. The logo of Guerlain’s La Petite Robe Noire perfume — a dynamic silhouette […]

29.01.2014 · Filled under: Destinations, Home & Garden, Motoring ·