DKNY gets football fever

DKNY gets football fever

(Relaxnews) – The New York fashion brand teamed up with rapper A$AP Rocky for a supermodel-packed, NFL-themed new campaign film. Ahead of Sunday’s Super Bowl, fashion label DKNY has released a new Spring-Summer 2014 video. Soundtracked by A$AP Rocky’s “Fashion Killa” (which namedrops plenty of fashion legends, including Donna Karan herself), a cast of British models appear […]

Ice-Watch dresses up in Pantone Color of the Year 2014

Ice-Watch dresses up in Pantone Color of the Year 2014

(Relaxnews) – For the second consecutive year, the Belgian watch maker has partnered with Pantone, an authoritative expert on color, to present a watch in this year’s signature hue. The Pantone Color of the Year 2014 is Radiant Orchid, a rich fuchsia with purple and pink undertones. The new Ice-Watch model in this shade will […]

28.01.2014 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Home & Garden ·
Fendi pairs makeup and fragrance in Valentine’s Day gift set

Fendi pairs makeup and fragrance in Valentine’s Day gift set

(Relaxnews) – Ahead of the holiday for lovers, the Italian luxury brand is offering its latest essence — L’Acquarossa — in a dazzling red box along with two essential make-up items: red lip gloss and matching red nail polish. Launched last August, L’Acquarossa is an olfactory homage to the city of Rome, but also to […]

28.01.2014 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Holidays, Home & Garden, Valentine's Day ·
Nintendo to offer taste of console gaming on mobile

Nintendo to offer taste of console gaming on mobile

(Relaxnews) – Nintendo is expected to announce this week that playable demos and mini-game versions of full console titles will be made available on smartphones, according to Japanese news agency Nikkei. The plan is to introduce iOS and Android users to games that can only be experienced in full on Nintendo devices, according to a […]

28.01.2014 · Filled under: Apps, Entertainment, Games, Home & Garden, Science & Technology ·
China’s Baidu paints New Year travel map from mobiles

China’s Baidu paints New Year travel map from mobiles

(BEIJING-AFP) – Pale blue, fibre-optic-like lines linking dots in an outline of China emerging from darkness — technology giant Baidu has launched an astronomical chart-style image of the country’s New Year travels. The chart, tracking the mobile phone data of travellers using Baidu’s map service, is a visual representation of the world’s largest annual human […]

Aquino: Problem with Romualdez is not politics

Aquino: Problem with Romualdez is not politics

MANILA (Mabuhay) – President Benigno Aquino III lambasted Tacloban Mayor Alfred Romualdez anew, saying the local executive’s tiff with Interior and Local Government Secretary Mar Roxas is “still a continuing problem.” Aquino said the problem with Tacloban and how it has reacted to the onslaught of super typhoon Yolanda is not about “politics” at all. […]

28.01.2014 · Filled under: Philippine News ·
Regine Velasquez returns to work ‘full-time’ in 2014

Regine Velasquez returns to work ‘full-time’ in 2014

Even when she got married and bore a son, many people saw Regine Velasquez as having only slowed down with her career. After all, she still had regular TV shows, held hit concerts, and put out an album that turned Platinum recently. But for the songbird, 2014 is when she stages a full comeback. “May […]

28.01.2014 · Filled under: Filipino Stars ·
American dream increasingly found in cities, not suburbs

American dream increasingly found in cities, not suburbs

(BETHESDA, United States-AFP) – When Justine Posluszny Bello became pregnant with her first child, the 30-year-old professional decided to swap her surburban existence for a new life in the heart of Washington — the exact opposite of the path chosen by her mother a generation earlier. “We wanted to raise our kids in an urban […]

27.01.2014 · Filled under: Destinations, Home & Garden ·
Self-help books in US take on a French accent

Self-help books in US take on a French accent

(WASHINGTON-AFP) – Forever thin, effortlessly chic, a culinary goddess with well-behaved children raised on broccoli — a certain image of French women thrives in the United States, or at least in its bookstores. “French Women Don’t Get Facelifts” is the latest addition to an ever-growing list of self-help books that lay bare the secrets of […]

Five exotic foods for weight loss

Five exotic foods for weight loss

(Relaxnews) – Of course, there is no such thing as a miracle food, and losing weight is only possible through a change in overall diet and exercise. Nonetheless, there are those who swear by certain foods or supplements when it comes to helping them shed pounds. Is it a placebo effect, or is there something […]

27.01.2014 · Filled under: Food & Dining, Health & Fitness, Home & Garden, Photos ·
‘Maleficent’ trailer showcases Lana Del Rey song

‘Maleficent’ trailer showcases Lana Del Rey song

(Relaxnews) – American chanteuse Lana Del Ray reworks “Once Upon a Dream” from the original “Sleeping Beauty” in a new trailer for Disney’s “Maleficent.” Issued during the 56th Grammy Awards show, this trailer shows us a little more of Angelina Jolie having fun as main character Maleficent. The video also highlights some of the key […]

27.01.2014 · Filled under: Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars, Music, Online, Videos ·
Daft Punk wins big at Grammys

Daft Punk wins big at Grammys

(LOS ANGELES-AFP) – French electro duo Daft Punk took the two top prizes at the Grammys on Sunday, while hip-hop duo Macklemore and Ryan Lewis were named best new artist at music’s version of the Oscars. The helmeted French duo — who took home five trophies including best album and best record — got music’s […]

27.01.2014 · Filled under: Entertainment, International Stars, Music ·
“Get Lucky” by Daft Punk wins record of the year Grammy

“Get Lucky” by Daft Punk wins record of the year Grammy

(LOS ANGELES-AFP) – French electro music duo Daft Punk won the coveted record of the year Grammy on Sunday for “Get Lucky,” featuring Pharrell Williams and Nile Rodgers. “I bet France is really proud of these guys right now,” Williams said on behalf of the Gallic pair, who took to the stage with their trademark […]

27.01.2014 · Filled under: Entertainment, International Stars, Music ·
Olympics: Sochi searches for winter lightning bolt

Olympics: Sochi searches for winter lightning bolt

(HONG KONG-AFP) – When glamorous US skier Lindsey Vonn announced that a knee injury would force her to miss the Winter Olympics, Sochi lost its biggest star, leaving a vacancy for a new “Face of the Games”. South Korean figure skater Kim Yu-Na is tipped to dazzle, cult US snowboarder Shaun White will likely add […]

27.01.2014 · Filled under: Entertainment, Sports & Recreation ·
Winners in main categories of 56th Grammy Awards

Winners in main categories of 56th Grammy Awards

(LOS ANGELES-AFP) – Here are the winners in the main categories at the 56th annual Grammy Awards, which were handed out in Los Angeles on Sunday: Record of the Year (for performers): – “Get Lucky” by Daft Punk, featuring Pharrell Williams and Nile Rodgers Album of the Year: – “Random Access Memories” by Daft Punk […]

27.01.2014 · Filled under: Entertainment, International Stars, Music ·
Olympics: What were they thinking? Skaters fashion own style

Olympics: What were they thinking? Skaters fashion own style

(PARIS-AFP) – Forget the quadruple jump or the triple axel what will really count in the Olympic rink at Sochi’s Iceberg Sports Palace from February 6-20 will be what the skater is wearing. Olympic skating fashions are the most talked about at the Winter Games. American Johnny Weir may not have made the podium in […]

27.01.2014 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Home & Garden, Sports & Recreation ·
Celebrate lunar New Year at Pala, Jan. 31-Feb. 15, with $30,000 good luck, good fortune drawing

Celebrate lunar New Year at Pala, Jan. 31-Feb. 15, with $30,000 good luck, good fortune drawing

PALA, CA – Blackjack, Pai Gow Poker and Baccarat players at Pala Casino Spa & Resort can celebrate the Lunar New Year, The Year of the Horse, January 31 to February 15, and win extra cash in the casino’s $30,000 Good Luck & Good Fortune Drawing. Privileges Card Club members can start earning entries into the $30,000 Saturday, February 15, […]

25.01.2014 · Filled under: Happenings, Promotions ·
China gears up for peak New Year travel period

China gears up for peak New Year travel period

(BEIJING-AFP) – China was gearing up Saturday for the peak travel period of the world’s largest annual human migration as the Spring Festival national holidays draws near. Hundreds of millions of migrant workers will return home to their backwater towns and rural villages before the Lunar New Year, which falls this year on January 31. […]

25.01.2014 · Filled under: Asian News, Destinations, Lunar New Year ·
Nominees for 56th Grammy Awards

Nominees for 56th Grammy Awards

(LOS ANGELES-AFP) – Here are nominees in the main categories at the 56th annual Grammy Awards, to be handed out in Los Angeles on Sunday: Record of the Year (for performers): – “Get Lucky,” by Daft Punk Featuring Pharrell Williams & Nile Rodgers. – “Radioactive” by Imagine Dragons. – “Royals” by Lorde. – “Locked Out […]

25.01.2014 · Filled under: Entertainment, International Stars, Music, Online ·
Yves Saint Laurent to launch new skincare

Yves Saint Laurent to launch new skincare

(Relaxnews) – The French brand has unveiled its latest premium skincare product, a regenerating skin cream named Or Rouge. Or Rouge is the company’s second glycan skin regeneration cream, and the first to harness the power of the expensive ancient spice saffron. The name, which means ‘red gold,’ comes from the key ingredient, the saffron spice, […]

25.01.2014 · Filled under: Beauty & Style ·