At long last, U2 back with new album mixed by Danger Mouse

At long last, U2 back with new album mixed by Danger Mouse

(Relaxnews) – U2, who’ve been keeping a low profile since 2009 when their last album “No Line On The Horizon” came out, are working on a new album due out in a few months, reveals The Hollywood Reporter. Bono’s band could be returning center-stage on the world music scene by the fall. One of the […]

04.06.2013 · Filled under: International Stars, Music ·
Bollywood actress Jiah Khan commits suicide: police

Bollywood actress Jiah Khan commits suicide: police

(MUMBAI-AFP) – Bollywood actress Jiah Khan, who made her debut starring opposite acting legend Amitabh Bachchan, died in an apparent suicide at her home in the Indian city of Mumbai, police said on Tuesday. The 25-year-old Khan, who grew up in London before moving to India for a career in Bollywood, was found dead in […]

04.06.2013 · Filled under: International Stars ·
Solar plane lands in US Midwest after storms

Solar plane lands in US Midwest after storms

(WASHINGTON-AFP) – The Solar Impulse, a single-person solar-powered aircraft piloted by a Swiss adventurer, landed in St. Louis, Missouri early Tuesday on the third leg of a transcontinental flight after over 21 hours in the air. The organizer’s ground crew rushed out on the tarmac of the Lambert-St. Louis International Airport when the aircraft, which […]

04.06.2013 · Filled under: Destinations, Environment, Science & Technology ·
CFDA awards: the winners

CFDA awards: the winners

(Relaxnews) – The annual awards hosted by the Council of Fashion Designers of America celebrate the creative achievements of the the US fashion industry with a glamorous and star-studded bash. This year was no different; notable winners announced Monday night in New York City include the Proenza Schouler boys Jack McCollough and Lazaro Hernandez who […]

04.06.2013 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Hollywood Stars, International Stars, Photos ·
Vegetarians live longer and prosper: study

Vegetarians live longer and prosper: study

(Relaxnews) – Want to live longer and keep the grim reaper at bay? A new study suggests dropping meat from your diet. After following more than 70,000 men and women over six years, researchers at Loma Linda University in California —  a Seventh-Day Adventist health institution — concluded that those who followed vegetarian lifestyles had […]

04.06.2013 · Filled under: Food & Dining, Health & Fitness ·
President Aquino signs a new law institutionalizing the Palarong Pambansa

President Aquino signs a new law institutionalizing the Palarong Pambansa

MANILA, June 1 (Mabuhay) — President Benigno S. Aquino III has signed a new law institutionalizing the conduct of the Palarong Pambansa to improve the physical, intellectual and social well-being of the youth. Deputy Presidential Spokesperson Abigail Valte said during the regular press briefing in Malacanang on Friday the Chief Executive signed on May 27 […]

04.06.2013 · Filled under: Philippine News ·
Maja reacts to Gerald’s confession

Maja reacts to Gerald’s confession

MANILA  (Mabuhay) — Maja Salvador said she is at a loss for words when met with greetings on her relationship with Gerald Anderson, which the actor recently confirmed. At the sidelines of the filming of her upcoming big-screen project with Sen. Jinggoy Estrada on Wednesday, the 24-year-old actress was asked for her reaction to her […]

04.06.2013 · Filled under: Filipino Stars ·
General anaesthesia boosts dementia risks for elderly

General anaesthesia boosts dementia risks for elderly

(PARIS, France-AFP) – General anaesthesia for the elderly boosts the risks of dementia by more than a third, according to a study by French doctors released on Friday. Researchers led by Francois Sztark at the University of Bordeaux in southwestern France analysed data from a long-term study into cognitive decline covering 9,300 elderly people in […]

03.06.2013 · Filled under: Health & Fitness, Science & Technology ·
Adidas announces partnership with Novak Djokovic, unveils his new shoe

Adidas announces partnership with Novak Djokovic, unveils his new shoe

(Relaxnews) – Adidas has revealed a new footwear partnership with tennis superstar Novak Djokovic, who debuted his new Barricade 7 sneaker at the French Open at the Roland Garros Stadium. The deal follows Novak’s “personal decision” to wear the Barricade shoe for many years, Adidas said. The Serbian star won all six of his Grand […]

03.06.2013 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Sports & Recreation ·
Is your job making you fat?

Is your job making you fat?

(Relaxnews) – A new survey finds that the worst job for weight gain is administrative assistants, with 70 percent packing on the pounds on the job. Other careers that may wreck your waistline: engineer, teacher, nurse, or IT manager. In a survey from website CareerBuilder of 3,600 full-time workers in the US, more than half […]

03.06.2013 · Filled under: Health & Fitness, Sports & Recreation ·
Turning the tables on the traditional home computer

Turning the tables on the traditional home computer

(Relaxnews) – Tabletop PCs are a new category of device that can be used as a giant, family-sized tablet or paired with a keyboard and a mouse and operated like a traditional desktop computer. The next big home computing trend or a flash in the pan? Described as an all-in-one, all around the home, the HP […]

03.06.2013 · Filled under: Apps, Games, Online, Science & Technology ·
Canadian group given go-ahead to excavate Atari’s ‘E.T.’ dump

Canadian group given go-ahead to excavate Atari’s ‘E.T.’ dump

(Relaxnews) – The site where a 1983 Atari is said to have buried its stock of unwanted video games, consoles, computers and parts — including catastrophic culprit “E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial” — is to be dug up in the year of the Atari Dump’s 30th anniversary. Stephen Spielberg’s “E.T.” was a huge success at the cinema, […]

03.06.2013 · Filled under: Games, Offbeat ·
Google+ trends: Will Smith’s ‘After Earth’

Google+ trends: Will Smith’s ‘After Earth’

(Relaxnews) – On Monday, June 3, Google+ users are discussing the film “After Earth,” which stars Will Smith and his son Jaden Smith and performed poorly at the box office on its opening weekend. Directed by M. Night Shyamalan, “After Earth” is a futuristic tale of a father-son team who find themselves stranded on Earth […]

03.06.2013 · Filled under: Film, Hollywood Stars, Online, Videos ·
Marvel woos ‘Doctor Who’ redhead for ‘Guardians of the Galaxy’

Marvel woos ‘Doctor Who’ redhead for ‘Guardians of the Galaxy’

(Relaxnews) – Actress Karen Gillian is going to play the super-villain in the super-hero outer-space flick “Guardians of the Galaxy,” reveals The Hollywood Reporter. Karen Gillian, a 25-year-old Scottish redhead, made her breakthrough portraying Amy Pond for three seasons in the BBC science fiction series “Doctor Who.” She is now going to play one of […]

03.06.2013 · Filled under: Film, Hollywood Stars ·
Alber Elbaz makes colorful animated film for Lancôme

Alber Elbaz makes colorful animated film for Lancôme

(Relaxnews) – Lancôme has released an animated film made by Alber Elbaz in the runup to the June 15 launch of his first-ever line of mascaras and eye shadows for the French luxury cosmetics house. The animated “Hypnôse Show” begins with what seems to be a typical Parisian fashion show. But as the lights dim […]

03.06.2013 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Videos ·
Young women opt for the sun’s rays over bronzers, survey says

Young women opt for the sun’s rays over bronzers, survey says

(Relaxnews) – To achieve a summer glow, American women opt for UV tanning over safer sunless tanning products, a new survey finds. “It’s a question of confidence,” study lead author Jeong-Ju Yoo of Baylor University in Waco, Texas, told HealthDay. “Sunless tanning products like bronzers, tanning creams or lotions are a much safer alternative to […]

03.06.2013 · Filled under: Beauty & Style ·
Health and fitness agenda: Evolution Asian Yoga Conference, Wanderlust

Health and fitness agenda: Evolution Asian Yoga Conference, Wanderlust

(Relaxnews) – Coming up, Hong Kong welcomes its 7th Evolution Asian Yoga Conference, and Vermont ramps up for its annual yoga and music festival, Wanderlust. 7th Evolution Asia Yoga Conference June 6-9 Hong Kong Convention & Exhibition Centre, Hong Kong Evolution Asia brings together yoga enthusiasts and masters worldwide to explore the world of yoga […]

03.06.2013 · Filled under: Health & Fitness ·
AARP hosts first Asian media luncheon

AARP hosts first Asian media luncheon

AARP hosted their first Asian Media Luncheon at the Hilton in San Gabriel, California on May 14, 2013.  The event invited representatives from a wide variety of media constituencies to attend, specifically targeting the Filipino-American, Chinese-American and general Asian-American media outlets.  On the national scale, AARP also introduced their Asian advertising campaign created by DAE […]

03.06.2013 · Filled under: Asian News, Local News ·
A romantic Italian oasis that inspired literary giants

A romantic Italian oasis that inspired literary giants

(NINFA, Italy-AFP) – Rare plants, enchanting ruins and the tinkle of waterfalls: the English-style botanical oasis of Ninfa near Rome is a secret idyll billed as “the world’s most romantic garden”. The exquisite garden dates back to the late 19th century when the aristocratic Caetani family took over lands deserted for centuries including Ninfa, a […]

02.06.2013 · Filled under: Books, Destinations, Environment ·