What made Kris decide to stay with ABS-CBN

What made Kris decide to stay with ABS-CBN

For host-actress Kris Aquino, the idea of leaving her home network ABS-CBN felt like walking away from family. Although Aquino has always been vocal that the interests of her sons Joshua and James “Bimby” Yap Jr. come first, she revealed that the opinion of her supporters was also key in making her decision to renew […]

15.01.2014 · Filled under: Entertainment, Filipino Stars ·
Hotly anticipated perfumes arriving in 2014

Hotly anticipated perfumes arriving in 2014

(Relaxnews) – The start of 2014 will be an exciting time for perfume lovers, and particularly for fans of the floral essences that always herald the arrival of spring. We take a look at some of the fragrances slated to arrive in stores over the coming months. La Tentation de Nina by Nina Ricci In […]

14.01.2014 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Photos ·
Eating nuts caused tooth decay in hunter-gatherers: study

Eating nuts caused tooth decay in hunter-gatherers: study

(WASHINGTON-AFP) – Eating nuts and acorns may have helped hunter-gatherers survive 15,000 years ago in northern Africa but the practice wreaked havoc on their teeth, researchers said Monday. Fermented carbohydrates in the nuts caused cavities, tooth decay and bad breath, said the study led by British scientists in the Proceedings of the National Academy of […]

14.01.2014 · Filled under: Health & Fitness ·
Major fashion designers reinvent the football helmet

Major fashion designers reinvent the football helmet

(Relaxnews) – To celebrate the upcoming 48th Super Bowl, 48 major fashion design houses — including Betsey Johnson, Rag & Bone, Helmut Lang, DKNY, and Diane von Furstenberg — have designed football helmets to be auctioned off at Bloomingdales.com, kicking off January 15. Anyone in New York can also glimpse the fashionable helmets in the […]

14.01.2014 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Home & Garden, Offbeat, Online, Sports & Recreation ·
Daria Werbowy stars in Balenciaga Spring-Summer 2014 campaign

Daria Werbowy stars in Balenciaga Spring-Summer 2014 campaign

(Relaxnews) – The Parisian brand has unveiled its latest advertising images, starring Canadian beauty Daria Werbowy, who was photographed by fashion legend Steven Klein. Already the face of Céline and Salvatore Ferragamo this season, the 30 year-old model has bagged another high-profile campaign, picked by Balenciaga creative director Alexander Wang as the star of his latest campaign. […]

14.01.2014 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Home & Garden, International Stars, Photos ·
Taco Bell fan gets inked in exchange for liftetime supply of tacos

Taco Bell fan gets inked in exchange for liftetime supply of tacos

(Relaxnews) – How far would you go for a lifetime supply of your favorite food? Would you, for instance, ink it permanently — and visibly — on your body? One Taco Bell fan in Canada did, volunteering to get a tattoo of the Doritos Locos Taco. In a marketing strategy that tested the popularity of […]

New glassware designed to enhance flavors of Coca-Cola

New glassware designed to enhance flavors of Coca-Cola

(Relaxnews) – Just as snifter glasses are designed to enhance the brandy drinking experience, Coca-Cola is trying to convince consumers that a specially designed glass can also enhance the flavors of their fizzy drink. Developed in partnership with Riedel, the new glasses are inspired by the curves of the original Coca-Cola contoured bottle, and are said […]

14.01.2014 · Filled under: Destinations, Food & Dining, Home & Garden, Online ·
Childless couples are happier with their relationships: study

Childless couples are happier with their relationships: study

(Relaxnews) – New research from Open University in the UK finds that couples without children are more satisfied with their relationships than couples with kids. In a study of more than 5,000 adults, findings showed that childless couples have happier marriages and feel more valued in their relationships, reports The Guardian. But researchers also found that […]

14.01.2014 · Filled under: Health & Fitness, Home & Garden ·
Is life better with kids? Not always, says study

Is life better with kids? Not always, says study

(WASHINGTON-AFP) – Are people with kids happier than people without? In the United States, those with and without kids rate their lives about the same, but globally children tend to diminish well-being, said a study Monday. The results were derived from two major surveys by Gallup that included almost three million people worldwide. One survey […]

Three ways to lift the winter blues

Three ways to lift the winter blues

(Relaxnews) – When winter is in full swing, all those dark, frigid days can give you “the winter blues” — mild depression that can cause low energy and waning motivation. Here are a few research-backed ways to lift yourself out of the doldrums. Go green: If you’re a city dweller, a new study published last month […]

14.01.2014 · Filled under: Health & Fitness, Sports & Recreation ·
Pops on getting back with Martin: Nag-iba na ako

Pops on getting back with Martin: Nag-iba na ako

Pops Fernandez only responded with a hearty laugh when asked if it is possible that she and her former husband, Martin Nievera, would get back together. Fernandez was hesitant to directly address if reconciliation is possible, saying things have already changed since they parted ways in 2000. “When I do think about it, because siyempre […]

14.01.2014 · Filled under: Entertainment, Filipino Stars, Music ·
Golden Globes draw biggest US audience for 10 years

Golden Globes draw biggest US audience for 10 years

(LOS ANGELES-AFP) – Nearly 21 million people watched the 71st annual Golden Globes on US television, its best audience for a decade, according to ratings cited Monday by industry journal Variety. The three-hour Sunday night telecast from Beverly Hills drew 20.9 million viewers, a six percent increase from the 19.7 million who watched last year’s […]

14.01.2014 · Filled under: Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars ·
Bite-Sized Valentine’s Day Treats Get to the Heart of the Holiday

Bite-Sized Valentine’s Day Treats Get to the Heart of the Holiday

(Family Features) Nothing says “I love you” on Valentine’s Day more than heart-shaped, homemade treats. This year, try individual treats to make each gift recipient feel extra special. You’ll love the fact that they are simple to create. “Though small in size, mini-treats deliver a big message to all of the Valentines on your list,” […]

13.01.2014 · Filled under: Food & Dining, Free Recipes, Holidays, Kitchenomics, Valentine's Day ·
Audi reveals Shooting Brake concept ahead of Detroit debt

Audi reveals Shooting Brake concept ahead of Detroit debt

(Relaxnews) – For the 2014 North American International Auto Show, the German car company is pooling all of its four-wheel-drive and hybrid-power know-how for a compact SUV show car with mass appeal potential. On first glance, it looks like a serious off-roader that has been accidentally shrunk in the wash. The Allroad Shooting Brake Concept […]

13.01.2014 · Filled under: Destinations, Motoring ·
Milan menswear shows: day two highlights

Milan menswear shows: day two highlights

(Relaxnews) – On Sunday, the second day of Milan men’s fashion week for the Fall-Winter 2014/15 season, the fashion world turned its attention to the latest collections from some of the biggest names in style, including Bottega Veneta, Missoni and Prada. Bottega Veneta The athletic silhouettes of Bottega Veneta’s runway models were exhibited in simple, […]

13.01.2014 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Photos ·
Shakira posts ‘Can’t Remember to Forget You’ featuring Rihanna

Shakira posts ‘Can’t Remember to Forget You’ featuring Rihanna

(Relaxnews) – Colombian singer Shakira and Barbadian singer Rihanna dropped their duet on January 13 after teasing it on Twitter last week. The catchy, uptempo single is available via VEVO and YouTube as an audio-only video after first debuting Monday on LA radio show “On Air with Ryan Seacrest.” It is Shakira’s first track from […]

13.01.2014 · Filled under: Entertainment, International Stars, Music, Online, Videos ·
‘Frozen’ claims first place in worldwide box office

‘Frozen’ claims first place in worldwide box office

(Relaxnews) – In theaters since late November, Disney’s seasonal animated film has finally earned the title of highest-grossing film at the worldwide box office for the weekend ending January 12, bringing in $42.87 million across 51 countries, according to Rentrak. “Lone Survivor,” showing in just three territories, is in second place at the global box […]

13.01.2014 · Filled under: Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars ·
‘American Hustle’ wins best musical/comedy film Globe

‘American Hustle’ wins best musical/comedy film Globe

(LOS ANGELES-AFP) – Crime caper “American Hustle” won the Golden Globe for best musical/comedy film on Sunday, as Hollywood’s second biggest awards fest neared its climax. The film by David O. Russell, which had already won best actress and supporting actress prizes, beat “Her,” “Inside Llewyn Davis,” “Nebraska” and “The Wolf Of Wall Street”. mt/sst

13.01.2014 · Filled under: Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars ·
‘American Hustle,’ ‘Breaking Bad’ win early Golden Globes

‘American Hustle,’ ‘Breaking Bad’ win early Golden Globes

(LOS ANGELES-AFP) – “American Hustle” stars Amy Adams and Jennifer Lawrence took early prizes at the Golden Globes on Sunday, while cult TV show “Breaking Bad” won honors on the small screen. Adams won best actress and Lawrence best supporting actress for their role in the crime caper, which was among the leading contenders for […]

13.01.2014 · Filled under: Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars ·
Stars strut on soggy Globes red carpet

Stars strut on soggy Globes red carpet

(LOS ANGELES-AFP) – Hollywood’s A-list stars on Sunday donned eye-popping gowns — with welcome pops of colors — on the Golden Globes red carpet, where a sprinkler malfunction almost rained on the fashion parade. Workers scrambled to mop up the mess before Tinseltown’s top film and television actors headed to the Beverly Hilton for the […]

13.01.2014 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars ·