ABBA the Museum revives 1970s disco ‘Dancing Queen’ icons

ABBA the Museum revives 1970s disco ‘Dancing Queen’ icons

(STOCKHOLM-AFP) – Sweden’s iconic disco group ABBA has no plan for a reunion, but a new Stockholm museum opening on Tuesday will offer the second-best opportunity to experience the foursome on stage. “In the museum you can see us together again. That I think is the closest you could ever get,” band member Bjoern Ulvaeus, […]

07.05.2013 · Filled under: Destinations, International Stars, Music ·
1928 Jewelry Co. to create exclusive Downton Abbey collection

1928 Jewelry Co. to create exclusive Downton Abbey collection

(Relaxnews) – Vintage-inspired jewelry label 1928 Jewelry has signed a deal with “Downton Abbey” to produce a line of  accessories inspired by the hit British television show. First founded by Melvyn Bernie in 1968, 1928 Jewelry takes cues from vintage pieces and combines them with the latest trends to create chic jewelry with a retro twist. The […]

06.05.2013 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, International Stars ·
Jericho wins Best Actor in Newport film fest

Jericho wins Best Actor in Newport film fest

MANILA, May 6 (Mabuhay) -– Jericho Rosales won the Best Actor award at the recently concluded Newport Beach Film Festival for his performance in the indie movie “Alagwa.” In his official Twitter account on Saturday, the Kapamilya actor was quick to share the good news to his thousands of followers. Directed by Ian Lorenos, “Alagwa” […]

06.05.2013 · Filled under: Filipino Stars, Film ·
Marjorie Barretto denies sexy photos

Marjorie Barretto denies sexy photos

MANILA, May 6 (Mabuhay) -– Actress-turned-politician Marjorie Barretto denied that she’s the woman on the “scandalous photos” circulating online. “No. That’s not me. I would never do something like that. That’s not my nature,” Barretto told entertainment site Pep.ph on Monday. One of the sexy photos shows a woman who looks like Barretto exposing her […]

06.05.2013 · Filled under: Filipino Stars ·
U.S. backs ASEAN on Code of Conduct and reaffirms support for PHL arbitration move

U.S. backs ASEAN on Code of Conduct and reaffirms support for PHL arbitration move

ASEAN and United States Senior Officials met in Washington DC last May 2-3 to deepen ASEAN-U.S. cooperation and discuss regional and international developments at the 26th ASEAN-U.S. Dialogue.  The U.S. and Myanmar served as Co-Chairs of the meeting. Discussion on South China Sea and Code of Conduct Senior Officials exchanged views on the South China […]

06.05.2013 · Filled under: Philippine News ·
PH Voters in Metro DC Urged to Go to Embassy to Claim, Cast Ballots

PH Voters in Metro DC Urged to Go to Embassy to Claim, Cast Ballots

WASHINGTON, D.C.—Overseas voters in the Metropolitan Washington, D.C. area who still have not received their ballots for the May 13 elections are being requested to come to the Philippine Embassy beginning Monday to personally claim their ballots and vote. In an advisory, the Embassy said the move is intended to allow registered voters to participate […]

06.05.2013 · Filled under: Local News ·
25 percent of Brits walk less than an hour a week: survey

25 percent of Brits walk less than an hour a week: survey

(Relaxnews) – A new YouGov survey finds that 25 percent of British adults walk no more than one hour per week — which adds up to less than nine minutes a day, including time spent walking to the car, walking to work, or shopping. The survey polled 2,000 adults to find out about their walking […]

06.05.2013 · Filled under: Health & Fitness ·
Richard Yap: Too old for ‘temptations’

Richard Yap: Too old for ‘temptations’

Richard Yap, whose role in a hit ABS-CBN series as a widowed businessman has catapulted him to leading man status, is not one to be “tempted” by the pleasures he can now afford as a showbiz favorite. As “Sir Chief” in the top-rating daytime series “Be Careful With My Heart,” the 45-year-old actor is said […]

06.05.2013 · Filled under: Filipino Stars ·
Mila Kunis voted FHM’s sexiest woman on earth

Mila Kunis voted FHM’s sexiest woman on earth

(Relaxnews) – FHM has unveiled its 2013 list of the 100 sexiest women in the world, led by American actress Mila Kunis (“Black Swan,” “Ted”). The Dior ambassador climbed 8 spots since last year’s ranking, when Tulisa Contostavlos topped the list. Kunis is just ahead of Barbadian pop star Rihanna, who ranked third in 2012. Supermodel […]

06.05.2013 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Hollywood Stars ·
Derek Ramsay to team up in next movie with ex-girlfriend Solenn Heussaff

Derek Ramsay to team up in next movie with ex-girlfriend Solenn Heussaff

Derek Ramsay will have a new pair of leading ladies in his next movie, and one of them happens to be his ex-girlfriend Solenn Heussaff. The star of TV5’s superhero series “Kidlat” told News5 that plans are underway for his next dramatic project for Viva Films, his follow-up to last year’s blockbuster “A Secret Affair”. […]

05.05.2013 · Filled under: Filipino Stars ·
Eating more protein may help you shed weight: study

Eating more protein may help you shed weight: study

(Relaxnews) – One way to lose weight? Eating more protein could be a guiding goal, at least according to a new survey. While dieters are faced with myriad options for shedding extra kilos, University of Minnesota researchers wanted to see how simply eating more protein could affect the weight-loss efforts of middle-aged women. In the […]

05.05.2013 · Filled under: Health & Fitness ·
Naomi Watts and Amanda Seyfried to join Ben Stiller in ‘While We’re Young’

Naomi Watts and Amanda Seyfried to join Ben Stiller in ‘While We’re Young’

(Relaxnews) – Naomi Watts and Amanda Seyfried are are set to play the two female leads of Noah Baumbach’s new movie, The Hollywood Reporter revealed. Linked to the project since 2011, Naomi Watts is officially in talks to face Ben Stiller in this new indie comedy drama. Amanda Seyfried is reportedly to join them in […]

05.05.2013 · Filled under: Hollywood Stars ·
Estée Lauder creates first new fragrance in ten years

Estée Lauder creates first new fragrance in ten years

(Relaxnews) – Luxury cosmetics company Estée Lauder is creating its first major women’s perfume since 2003′s Beyond Paradise. Titled Modern Muse and set to hit stores later this year, the new fragrance is rather aptly fronted by American model Arizona Muse, who was shot by famous fashion photographer Craig McDean in New York City. The […]

05.05.2013 · Filled under: Beauty & Style ·
‘Star Wars’ finds a Navajo voice

‘Star Wars’ finds a Navajo voice

(LOS ANGELES-AFP) – Members of the Navajo tribe in the southwestern United States are hoping the force will be with them as they dub “Star Wars” into their native Dine language. Two days of auditions began Friday at the Navajo Nation Museum in Window Rock, Arizona for Navajo wishing to lend their voices to Luke […]

05.05.2013 · Filled under: Film, Hollywood Stars, Offbeat ·
New US website makes clinical trials easy to find

New US website makes clinical trials easy to find

(WASHINGTON-AFP) – A US doctor has created a website to make it easier for the world’s sickest people to connect with research that could potentially save their lives. The non-profit endeavor known as MyClinicalTrialLocator.com aims to become “the Wikipedia of clinical trials,” by allowing a quick and free search for studies at academic centers around […]

05.05.2013 · Filled under: Health & Fitness, Science & Technology ·
Apple to stop supporting original iPhone this year

Apple to stop supporting original iPhone this year

(Relaxnews) – A leaked internal memo shows that the 2007 breakthrough device will be reclassified as obsolete this summer meaning that owners outside the US will no longer be able to get their devices serviced. According to the document first published by 9to5Mac, from June 11, a number of aging Apple products will no longer […]

05.05.2013 · Filled under: Apps, Science & Technology ·
Five Guys to heat up burger wars in London

Five Guys to heat up burger wars in London

(Relaxnews) – London’s fast food scene is about to experience an American invasion following news that Five Guys burger chain will join Shake Shack this summer in a heated burger war. Best known in the US for its red and white checkered motif and for having served US President Barack Obama during a high-profile presidential campaign stop […]

05.05.2013 · Filled under: Destinations, Food & Dining ·
Marian Rivera leaves manager, says open to network transfer

Marian Rivera leaves manager, says open to network transfer

MANILA, Apr 30 (Mabuhay) — Marian Rivera announced on Friday that she has left her manager of seven years, citing the move as imperative to her “freedom” to make career decisions independently. During a press conference held on Friday, the 28-year-old actress said her decision to leave her long-time manager, Popoy Caritativo, is also due […]

03.05.2013 · Filled under: Filipino Stars ·
Creative Mother’s Day Crafts

Creative Mother’s Day Crafts

(Family Features) For Mother’s Day, celebrate the nurturing nature of mom with a specially painted flower pot that holds her favorite herbs or flowers. The Chalkboard Herb Pot and Mommy’s Favorite Flower Pot projects from Jo-Ann Fabric and Craft Stores don’t require any special skills, so anyone can make a customized gift for mom, grandma, […]

03.05.2013 · Filled under: Art, Home & Garden ·
Moda Operandi unveils luxury punk collection

Moda Operandi unveils luxury punk collection

(Relaxnews) – The American online fashion site has worked with designers including Moschino, Givenchy and Thom Browne to create a punk-inspired capsule collection for the Metropolitan Museum’s “Punk: Chaos to Couture.” Luxury labels Balmain, Dolce & Gabbana, Eddie Borgo, Ek Thongprasert, Givenchy, House of Waris, Moschino, Prabal Gurung, Preen, Rodarte, Thom Browne, and Vivienne Westwood have combined forces […]

03.05.2013 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Happenings, Photos ·