The most expensive club sandwiches in the world

The most expensive club sandwiches in the world

(Relaxnews) – Geneva has knocked Paris out of the top spot this year as the most expensive city in which to order a club sandwich, to make it the priciest travel destination in the world. That’s according to Hotels.com which released its second annual Club Sandwich Index (CSI), a barometer that ranks the most expensive cities around […]

12.06.2013 · Filled under: Food & Dining, Home & Garden ·
Duchess of Cambridge to christen cruise ship via live stream

Duchess of Cambridge to christen cruise ship via live stream

(Relaxnews) – Fans of the Duchess of Cambridge are invited to watch a live stream of her christening a new cruise ship Thursday from the port of Southampton, England. The Royal Princess’s godmother Kate Middleton will undertake the traditional ritual of breaking a bottle of champagne against the ship to mark its launch at an […]

12.06.2013 · Filled under: Destinations, International Stars ·
BRP Ramon Alcaraz Successfully Testfires Weapons System

BRP Ramon Alcaraz Successfully Testfires Weapons System

WASHINGTON, D.C.—The BRP Ramon Alcaraz, the newest asset of the Philippine Navy, successfully test-fired its main weapons system off the coast of Florida this afternoon, the Philippine Embassy said. “We have successfully test-fired our Oto Melara gun with a high degree of accuracy,” the Embassy quoted Capt. Ernesto Baldovino, the commanding officer of the Alcaraz as […]

12.06.2013 · Filled under: Local News ·
Ambassador Cuisia’s Independence Day Message

Ambassador Cuisia’s Independence Day Message

Isang maligayang pagbati sa inyong lahat.  A pleasant greeting to everyone as we commemorate the 115th anniversary of the proclamation of Philippine independence, which also marks the sesquicentennial of the birth of one of our most revered heroes – Andres Bonifacio The theme for this year’s commemoration is Kalayaan 2013: Ambagan Tungo sa Malawakang Kaunlaran. […]

12.06.2013 · Filled under: Local News ·
Google+ trends: Steve Jobs movie gets release date

Google+ trends: Steve Jobs movie gets release date

(Relaxnews) – On Wednesday, June 12, Google+ users are buzzing about the forthcoming release of a movie regarding the life of Steve Jobs, the former Apple CEO and visionary who transformed the fortunes of the company and consumer tech. The movie, titled “Jobs,” was initially set for an April 19 release, but this was later […]

12.06.2013 · Filled under: Film, Hollywood Stars, Online, Videos ·
Trailer: Bilbo faces Smaug in the second chapter of ‘The Hobbit’

Trailer: Bilbo faces Smaug in the second chapter of ‘The Hobbit’

(Relaxnews) – A trailer has been revealed for “The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug.” Scheduled for cinema release next December, Peter Jackson’s movie follows Bilbo Baggins’s epic and unexpected adventure through Middle-earth to help thirteen dwarves reclaim Erebor, which is occupied by Smaug, a terrible dragon. The trailer reveals several major parts of the original […]

12.06.2013 · Filled under: Books, Film, Hollywood Stars, Videos ·
Beyoncé releases new version of fragrance to celebrate tour

Beyoncé releases new version of fragrance to celebrate tour

(Relaxnews) – The singer has revealed an exclusive new version of the Beyoncé Heat fragrance named after her Mrs. Carter Show World Tour. Currently in the middle of her world tour, the American singer has released a limited edition of her Heat fragrance titled Beyoncé Heat The Mrs. Carter Show World Tour Limited Edition. “I […]

12.06.2013 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Hollywood Stars ·
Cook with vegetable fats for a healthy heart: study

Cook with vegetable fats for a healthy heart: study

(Relaxnews) – People should feel guilt-free when cooking with vegetable fats like canola, corn and sunflower oils, which can actually be heart-healthy, suggests a team of US experts. Not all fats are created equal, say researchers from the University of Missouri and the University of Illinois. But vegetable fats have been unfairly vilified and lumped […]

12.06.2013 · Filled under: Food & Dining, Health & Fitness ·
Yves Saint Laurent launches Orient-inspired fragrance trio

Yves Saint Laurent launches Orient-inspired fragrance trio

(Relaxnews) – Following Estée Lauder’s Amber Mystique, Yves Saint Laurent has taken inspiration from the Orient to create the Oriental Collection, a fragrance trio based on rose, leather and white flowers and featuring notes such as oud wood, violet leaves and pink pepper. Developed by nose Alberto Morillas, Majestic Rose is based on the queen of flowers, […]

12.06.2013 · Filled under: Beauty & Style ·
1984′ sales skyrocket in wake of US spy scandal

1984′ sales skyrocket in wake of US spy scandal

(WASHINGTON-AFP) – Big brother is watching — sales of George Orwell’s dystopian novel “1984″ have skyrocketed in the wake of revelations of US government surveillance. The centennial edition of the novel surged 7,005 percent on Amazon, according to the online retailer’s “Mover and Shakers in Books” page that monitors biggest gainers in sales rank compared […]

12.06.2013 · Filled under: Books, Online ·
Most expensive and affordable travel destinations this summer

Most expensive and affordable travel destinations this summer

(Relaxnews) – If your travel plans include a stop to Oslo this summer be prepared to empty your pockets, as the Norwegian capital has emerged as the most expensive travel destination in the world this summer in TripAdvisor’s latest price index. After looking at the cost for a one-night stay for two people in a […]

12.06.2013 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Destinations ·
Piolo’s son also wants to join showbiz

Piolo’s son also wants to join showbiz

Actor Piolo Pascual has vowed to support the dreams of his son Iñigo, who has signified his desire to follow his father’s footsteps in show business. “Hindi ko alam kung saan niya nga nakuha ‘yon, pero gustong-gusto niyang mag-artista,” Pascual said as he renewed his contract with ABS-CBN. Pascual was accompanied by Inigo, who is […]

11.06.2013 · Filled under: Filipino Stars ·
Maricar Reyes, Richard Poon tie knot

Maricar Reyes, Richard Poon tie knot

KAPAMILYA actress Maricar Reyes and crooner Richard Poon tied the knot Sunday. In a private Christian ceremony held at The Bellevue in Alabang, the couple of one-year exchanged their wedding vows in front of family and close friends from in and out of show business. Cornerstone Talent Management Center, the agency handling Maricar’s career, and […]

11.06.2013 · Filled under: Filipino Stars ·
Balita Media, Inc. and Pechanga Resort & Casino announces the winners of the Anne Curtis “Annebisyosa” No Other Concert Contest

Balita Media, Inc. and Pechanga Resort & Casino announces the winners of the Anne Curtis “Annebisyosa” No Other Concert Contest

On June 7th, Balita Media, Inc., in cooperation with Pechanga Resort & Casino concluded its Anne Curtis “Annebisyosa” No Other Concert ticket giveaway and selected eleven winners. The first eight of these eleven winners will see Anne Curtis perform live with her special guests, Nina and Derek Ramsay at the Pechanga Theater. The remaining three […]

11.06.2013 · Filled under: Contests, Happenings ·
Diet change boosts survival in men with prostate cancer

Diet change boosts survival in men with prostate cancer

(WASHINGTON-AFP) – Men who ate more healthy fats from vegetables, nuts and olive oil after a diagnosis of prostate cancer saw better survival rates than peers whose diets were unchanged, a US study said Monday. The findings in the Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA) Internal Medicine suggest that dietary improvements can be an […]

11.06.2013 · Filled under: Food & Dining, Health & Fitness ·
“We are for Peace but be Prepared to Defend PH Territory,” Cuisia Tells Crew of Ramon Alcaraz

“We are for Peace but be Prepared to Defend PH Territory,” Cuisia Tells Crew of Ramon Alcaraz

CHARLESTON, South Carolina—The Philippines will exert all efforts to ease tensions in the West Philippine Sea but it will also defend its territory if needed, Ambassador Jose L. Cuisia Jr. told the officers and crew of the country’s newest warship, the BRP Ramon Alcaraz (PF-16), on the eve of its departure for Manila. “As you know, there […]

11.06.2013 · Filled under: Local News, Photos ·
Credit after Bankruptcy – Yes you can !

Credit after Bankruptcy – Yes you can !

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 fact of the filing itself can remain on the credit report for 10 years from the date it was filed. A debtor interested in re-establishing credit after bankruptcy should obtain […]

10.06.2013 · Filled under: Legal Matters ·
Cadbury maker to launch chocolate that can withstand heat

Cadbury maker to launch chocolate that can withstand heat

(Relaxnews) – After nearly 10 years of research, the makers of Cadbury and Toblerone chocolates say they’re close to introducing a heat-resistant chocolate to the world. The world’s leading chocolate, biscuit and candy company, Mondelez International told Reuters that its latest creation can withstand temperatures as high as 40C (104F) without melting. The heat-resistant chocolate […]

10.06.2013 · Filled under: Food & Dining, Online ·
Phablets to the fore

Phablets to the fore

(Relaxnews) – Phablets were tipped as one of the defining smartphone trends of 2013 and it would appear that Sony and HTC are the latest to push the boundaries between phone and tablet with their upcoming devices. Information has surfaced via a JP Morgan research note of a phablet based on the HTC One — but with […]

10.06.2013 · Filled under: Apps, Music, Online, Science & Technology ·
Most women say high heels start to hurt after an hour

Most women say high heels start to hurt after an hour

(Relaxnews) – If you’ve ever suffered foot problems from wearing a gorgeous pair of heels, you’re certainly in good company. Most women report that high heels start to hurt after one hour and six minutes, while 20 percent say that they can feel the pain after just 10 minutes. In a new British survey of […]

10.06.2013 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Health & Fitness ·