Singapore to double capacity of Changi Airport

Singapore to double capacity of Changi Airport

(SINGAPORE-AFP) – Singapore will build a new terminal that will double the capacity of Changi Airport in a bid to retain its edge as a regional aviation hub, Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong said on Sunday. Construction work will begin soon and will be completed in 12 to 15 years, Lee announced in his annual […]

19.08.2013 · Filled under: Destinations ·
Harrods to hold perfume extravaganza

Harrods to hold perfume extravaganza

(Relaxnews) – The famed London department store is all set to host a month-long festival celebrating everything olfactory, titled “Fragrance Explosion.” Starting on August 22 and running through September 19, Harrods‘ perfume hall will witness a series of fragrance masterclasses, in-store talks, and one-on-one perfume consultations with major luxury brands Chloé, Guerlain, and Annick Goutal all […]

18.08.2013 · Filled under: Apps, Beauty & Style, Online, Videos ·
Motorcycling: MotoGP will return to Indy in 2014

Motorcycling: MotoGP will return to Indy in 2014

(INDIANAPOLIS-AFP) – The Indianapolis MotoGP will return to the Indianapolis Motor Speedway next season. Officials of IMS and Dorna, the sport’s sanctioning body, said Sunday the race will be back for a seventh consecutive year. The dates will be announced later. Since 2014 marks the final year of the agreement to hold all three classes […]

18.08.2013 · Filled under: Destinations, Health & Fitness, Motoring, Sports & Recreation ·
PayPal keen on collaboration for cash-free future

PayPal keen on collaboration for cash-free future

(SAN FRANCISCO-AFP) – Online financial transactions titan PayPal says it is keen to collaborate with others as it strives for a cash-free future. “We are all about working with developers to let them take advantage of the heavy lifting we’ve done when it comes to moving money around the world,” Hill Ferguson, the company’s vice […]

18.08.2013 · Filled under: Home & Garden, Music, Online ·
Sipping on summer: Mixologist Tony Conigliaro’s grilled lemon margarita

Sipping on summer: Mixologist Tony Conigliaro’s grilled lemon margarita

(Relaxnews) – To celebrate the full bloom of summer, two of the world’s top mixologists share their best “summer-in-a-glass” cocktail recipes for sipping languidly on a hot day and clinking with friends and loved ones. Every week throughout the summer, New York mixologist Jim Meehan, the man behind underground speakeasy PDT(short for Please Don’t Tell), and […]

Three devices for mixing work with relaxation

Three devices for mixing work with relaxation

(Relaxnews) – According to an annual study commissioned by TeamViewer, 61 percent of Americans claim that they will have to do some form of work while on vacation (up from 52% in 2012) even though it is meant to be a time for relaxation and recharging the batteries. Over two thirds of respondents (69%) admitted […]

18.08.2013 · Filled under: Apps, Home & Garden, Music, Science & Technology ·
High-tech tents let you ‘get away from it all’ and still check email

High-tech tents let you ‘get away from it all’ and still check email

(Relaxnews) – Want to get back to nature but still have the luxury to Google photos of suspicious mushrooms or check your GPS? For campers who prefer to stay connected while under the stars, a new generation of high-tech tents promises to power your tablets, smartphones, GPS devices, and other gadgetry. Eddie Bauer’s Katabatic 2 […]

File bankruptcy – Rebuild credit.

File bankruptcy – Rebuild credit.

After a debtor receives a discharge in bankruptcy, creditors whose debts are discharged are required to report that the account has a zero balance. The bankruptcy itself is a public record and stays on your credit report for 10 years, but as you will see from this article, this is not all bad. A debtor […]

18.08.2013 · Filled under: Legal Matters ·
Lancôme’s Trésor transformed into a new variation on the rose

Lancôme’s Trésor transformed into a new variation on the rose

(Relaxnews) – A new chapter in the history of Lancôme’s iconic perfume will open this October with the launch of Trésor l’Eau de Parfum Lumineuse. This modern reinterpretation of the classic Trésor fragrance remains grounded in the scent of rose petals, the French luxury brand’s signature symbol. Created in 1990 by the nose Sophia Grojsman, Trésor […]

16.08.2013 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Hollywood Stars ·
Darren Star to bring a new comedy to US television

Darren Star to bring a new comedy to US television

(Relaxnews) – The creator of “Sex and the City” is currently working on the pilot for “Younger,” a show intended for the cable network TVLand, a branch of MTV Networks. Nearly ten years after the show on Carrie Bradshaw’s romantic escapades came to a close, Darren Star is still looking for a way to repeat […]

16.08.2013 · Filled under: Art, Books, Film, Hollywood Stars ·
Nike marks anniversary with Nike Air Pegasus+ 30

Nike marks anniversary with Nike Air Pegasus+ 30

(Relaxnews) – While Nike fans continually scoop up Free and Flyknit running shoes, here’s a fresh take on an original — the company just unveiled a 30th anniversary edition of one of the moved loved running sneakers of all time, the Nike Air Pegasus. While the style remains true to its original form, runners can […]

16.08.2013 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Health & Fitness, Sports & Recreation, Videos ·
‘The Butler’ serves up US civil rights history

‘The Butler’ serves up US civil rights history

(LOS ANGELES, California-AFP) – Spanning more than 50 years of history and a series of presidents, “The Butler” spotlights the US civil rights struggle through the life and career of a White House servant. Inspired by Eugene Allen, who held the post for 34 years, the film hits North American theaters Friday and is already […]

16.08.2013 · Filled under: Film, Hollywood Stars ·
Chanel presents its latest campaign, shot by Karl Lagerfeld

Chanel presents its latest campaign, shot by Karl Lagerfeld

(Relaxnews) – On Thursday, August 15, the luxury brand released the first photograph from its Fall-Winter 2013-2014 campaign, shot by its creative director, Karl Lagerfeld. The iconic designer must have taken off his famous sunglasses and picked up the camera, at least for long enough to photograph a campaign. The images shot by Karl Lagerfeld […]

16.08.2013 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Home & Garden ·
Next food phenom poised to spawn copycats: ramen burgers

Next food phenom poised to spawn copycats: ramen burgers

(Relaxnews) – It’s been widely cited as the new cronut. Another freaky food phenomenon produced from two distinct items and made in short supply to draw snaking lines and drive up demand: Behold the “ramen burger.” Since debuting at the beginning of the month at a food fair in Brooklyn, the ramen burger has shown […]

16.08.2013 · Filled under: Destinations, Food & Dining, Home & Garden, Offbeat ·
The best smartphones for the beach

The best smartphones for the beach

(Relaxnews) – A selection of handsets that won’t simply survive, but will positively thrive when at the beach. Let’s face it, our smartphones are so much a part of our lives that our palms are beginning to develop phone-shaped calluses in the same way that pen use once led to knobbly fingers. Therefore the thought […]

16.08.2013 · Filled under: Apps, Environment, Science & Technology ·
Samsung presents the Hennessy, a double-screened clamshell smartphone

Samsung presents the Hennessy, a double-screened clamshell smartphone

(Relaxnews) – Between unveiling two high-end smartphones and a new phablet, Samsung has discreetly revealed a surprising clamshell model on its Chinese website. Equipped with two screens and a convenient folding design, the device runs on the Android 4.1 Jelly Bean OS. The Samsung Hennessy is an entirely unique model, touting two 3.3″ screens with […]

16.08.2013 · Filled under: Apps, Home & Garden, Online, Science & Technology ·
Grandparents, grandkids help boost each other’s well-being: study

Grandparents, grandkids help boost each other’s well-being: study

(Relaxnews) – A study announced this week finds that both grandparents and adult grandchildren play key roles in the mental well-being of both. Researchers from Boston College in the US looked at 376 grandparents and 340 grandchildren, tracking their mental health from 1985 to 2004. Findings were presented August 12 at the 108th Annual Meeting […]

16.08.2013 · Filled under: Health & Fitness ·
Are you part of the new travel class, ‘the digital elite?’

Are you part of the new travel class, ‘the digital elite?’

(Relaxnews) – The increasing use of smart technology like phones and tablets in travel planning has spawned a new class who are much more likely to identify themselves as happy, fun, sociable and healthy than their non-digital counterparts. That’s according to a new report which surveyed more than 1,250 US households and their travel habits […]

16.08.2013 · Filled under: Destinations, Online, Science & Technology ·
Banksy graffiti offered at US auction: auction house

Banksy graffiti offered at US auction: auction house

(LOS ANGELES, California-AFP) – Graffiti painted on a gas station wall in Hollywood by British street artist Banksy will be put up for sale at auction in Beverly Hills, Julien’s auction house said Tuesday. Titled “Flower Girl,” the stencil in black aerosol paint represents a young girl with a basket standing before an immense plant […]

15.08.2013 · Filled under: Art, International Stars ·
Thalia gives blessing to Jessy as ‘Maria Mercedes’

Thalia gives blessing to Jessy as ‘Maria Mercedes’

MANILA, Aug 13 (Mabuhay) — Mexican superstar Thalia has given Kapamilya star Jessy Mendiola her blessing in taking on a character she popularized in the early ’90s. The 41-year-old singer-actress appeared in a taped message during the segment launching the Philippine remake of “Maria Mercedes” and “Kwentuhan Tayo” at the ABS-CBN trade event held Tuesday […]

15.08.2013 · Filled under: Filipino Stars ·