British Airways to start A380 service to LA in October

British Airways to start A380 service to LA in October

(Relaxnews) – British Airways airline is now taking bookings for its first superjumbo Airbus A380 flight, which will travel from London to Los Angeles on October 15. From November, a second superjumbo Airbus will be flying to Hong Kong. The airline has also started taking bookings for this flight. Return bookings for the London-Los Angeles […]

06.03.2013 · Filled under: Destinations, U.S. News ·
Natural History Museum teams up with Balita Media for the Easter Egg Drawing Contest

Natural History Museum teams up with Balita Media for the Easter Egg Drawing Contest

On March 6, 2013 Balita Media, Inc. and the Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County collaboratively launched their Easter Egg Drawing Contest. In celebration of the upcoming Easter holiday, participants can create and draw their own personal rendition of the classic “Easter Egg.” The drawing should be done on a standard 8.5 X 11 […]

06.03.2013 · Filled under: Easter, Offers ·
Embassy Holds Second Youth Forum

Embassy Holds Second Youth Forum

WASHINGTON, D.C.—The Philippine Embassy in Washington D.C., and the Filipino Inter-Collegiate Networking Dialogue of District VI held the second “Merienda with Ambassador Cuisia” Youth Forum at the Catholic University of America on 3 March 2013. The forum, which is a project of Ambassador Jose L. Cuisia, Jr. and his wife, Ma. Victoria, was held at […]

06.03.2013 · Filled under: Photos, U.S. News ·
ABS-CBN Star Cinema’s ‘One More Try,’ ‘Mistress’ lead 29th PMPC Star Awards nominees  for movies; TFC Films’ “A Mother’s Story” bags 9 nominations

ABS-CBN Star Cinema’s ‘One More Try,’ ‘Mistress’ lead 29th PMPC Star Awards nominees for movies; TFC Films’ “A Mother’s Story” bags 9 nominations

MANILA, Philippines — ABS-CBN Star Cinema films dominated this year’s nominations for the 29th Star Awards for Movies by the Philippine Movie Press Club (PMPC), with “One More Try,” “A Mother’s Story,” “The Healing” and “The Mistress” bagging multiple nominations, including Movie of the Year and Movie Director of the Year. The Metro Manila Film […]

06.03.2013 · Filled under: Filipino Stars, Film ·
SAVE THE DATE: Los Angeles Walk Now for Autism Speaks – April 20, 2013

SAVE THE DATE: Los Angeles Walk Now for Autism Speaks – April 20, 2013

PASADENA, CA— 40,000 community autism supporters are expected to unite for a single cause at the 11th annual Los Angeles Walk Now for Autism Speaks at the Pasadena Rose Bowl on Saturday, April 20, 2013. Members of the media are invited to attend the event, interview and photograph participants, volunteers and special guests. Registration begins at 8 […]

06.03.2013 · Filled under: Happenings, Health & Fitness, Photos ·
Best female chef in Asia: ‘Women cook just as well as men’

Best female chef in Asia: ‘Women cook just as well as men’

(Relaxnews) – Thai chef Duangporn Songvisava, better known as ‘Bo,’ was recently named the best female chef in Asia for her restaurant Bo.lan in Bangkok. In conjunction with the launch last week of the inaugural edition of Asia’s 50 Best Restaurants, which ranked the top dining destinations in the region, organizers handed out a separate award for […]

06.03.2013 · Filled under: Asian News ·
Could this be the ultimate hipster camera?

Could this be the ultimate hipster camera?

(Relaxnews) – Start-up company Socialmatic is revisiting the past to bring users what could well be the future of low-fi, filtered photography. As Instagram continues to struggle with the wording of its privacy policy, one small company thinks it may have found the ideal solution for those who still love using the site’s filters to […]

06.03.2013 · Filled under: Apps, Art, Science & Technology ·
Adidas by Stella McCartney launches a new Boost shoe for women

Adidas by Stella McCartney launches a new Boost shoe for women

(Relaxnews) – After unveiling its latest running innovation, the Energy Boost running shoe, Adidas has launched a new version offering a bit more feminine style: the Struthio Boost from Adidas by Stella McCartney. The limited-edition shoe features the new Boost cushioning technology, which the company claims provides the highest energy returns on the market. The […]

05.03.2013 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Health & Fitness ·
‘Iron Man 3′: A trailer full of new images

‘Iron Man 3′: A trailer full of new images

(Relaxnews) – Marvel Studios has released a new trailer for Shane Black’s “Iron Man 3,” set for release on May 3 in North America. The 2’30” video released on Yahoo!Movies summarizes the plot of ”Iron Man 3.” Robert Downey Jr. reprises his role as Tony Stark, a weapons mogul and superhero who has been personally affected by the attacks […]

05.03.2013 · Filled under: Books, Film, Hollywood Stars, Videos ·
Saint Laurent’s Hedi Slimane faces critics in Paris

Saint Laurent’s Hedi Slimane faces critics in Paris

(PARIS-AFP) – Designer Hedi Slimane on Monday unveiled his keenly anticipated second women’s collection for Saint Laurent after a debut that ruffled feathers, divided the fashion world and apparently exposed a debate about who was first to show the skinny suit. Famed for his pencil-thin skinny tailoring, Slimane is credited with revolutionising menswear during his […]

05.03.2013 · Filled under: Beauty & Style ·
Running may reduce the lust for money: study

Running may reduce the lust for money: study

(Relaxnews) – Aerobic exercise can reduce cravings for sugar and nicotine, and according to a new Germany study it may also reduce your desire for money. In the study, in this month’s issue of Medicine & Science in Sports & Exercise, researchers divided 48 men into two groups, with one group running on a treadmill for […]

05.03.2013 · Filled under: Health & Fitness ·
Video: Microsoft reveals its vision for the connected home of the future

Video: Microsoft reveals its vision for the connected home of the future

(Relaxnews) – Microsoft has revealed its ambitious vision of how our homes could look and function in the future in a short video posted on YouTube. The 2:07 video, titled “Microsoft’s Future Vision: Live, Work, Play,” shows Microsoft’s vision of the connected home. This concept essentially relates to the idea that our appliances can relay […]

05.03.2013 · Filled under: Home & Garden, Science & Technology, Videos ·
LaFerrari is a 1.2 million-euro hybrid supercar

LaFerrari is a 1.2 million-euro hybrid supercar

(Relaxnews) – Ferrari created a sensation at the Geneva Motor Show with its new 963hp supercar. LaFerrari is equipped with an electric motor in addition to its V12 engine. Having previously gone by the code name F150, LaFerrari has an 800hp, V12 engine paired with a 163hp electric motor, boasting a top speed in excess […]

05.03.2013 · Filled under: Motoring, Videos ·
The world celebrates women for International Women’s Day

The world celebrates women for International Women’s Day

(Relaxnews) – March 8 marks the 102nd anniversary of International Women’s Day, a global day celebrating the economic, political, and social achievements of women past, present, and future. Thousands of events will be held around the world to mark the occasion, including talks, discussions, exhibitions, workshops and a range of local events. To celebrate, CARE […]

05.03.2013 · Filled under: Health & Fitness, Videos, World News ·
President Aquino leads 27th anniversary of the Presidential Security Group

President Aquino leads 27th anniversary of the Presidential Security Group

MANILA, Mar 4 (Mabuhay) - President Benigno S. Aquino III led the awarding ceremonies marking the 27th founding anniversary of the Presidential Security Group at its headquarters in Malacañang Park, Manila on Monday. Joining the President were Defense Secretary Voltaire Gazmin, PSG Commander Brigadier General Ramon Mateo Dizon, and other national and local government officials led […]

05.03.2013 · Filled under: Philippine News ·
Matteo on Jessy: We are not yet an item

Matteo on Jessy: We are not yet an item

MANILA, Mar 4 (Mabuhay) — Actor Matteo Guidicelli clarified that he and “Paraiso” leading lady Jessy Mendiola are not yet an item. “Hindi kami umamin. We just said …I told Jessy na mahal ko siya bilang kaibigan at bilang partner sa show,” explained Guidicelli when asked about reports that he and Mendiola already admitted that […]

04.03.2013 · Filled under: Filipino Stars ·
John Estrada replaces Jericho in new teleserye

John Estrada replaces Jericho in new teleserye

MANILA, Mar 2 (Mabuhay) -– Actor John Estrada has been tapped to replace Jericho Rosales in the upcoming series “Against All Odds,” topbilled by Judy Ann Santos, according to castmember Sam Milby. “Si John Estrada na ang kasama. I don’t know kung dapat ko sabihin pero last year pa kasama na si John sa original […]

04.03.2013 · Filled under: Filipino Stars ·
Making Veggies Fun to Eat

Making Veggies Fun to Eat

  Yakimaniac Veggie Martians (Family Features) In looking for ways to get their kids to eat more vegetables, parents may be overlooking a key element – fun. When Pinnacle Foods’ Birds Eye Brand partnered with Nickelodeon’s hit live-action series “iCarly” to launch the “iCarly iCook with Birds Eye” initiative, they asked kids to share ideas […]

04.03.2013 · Filled under: Food & Dining, Free Recipes ·
What to know before getting a tattoo

What to know before getting a tattoo

(Relaxnews) – Tattoos are wildly popular, but their inks can cause rashes, infections and inflammation, and doctors still aren’t certain how the inks’ chemicals may affect your health in the long run. “It is especially important for consumers to be aware of the potential risks, report any problem that develops to the tattoo artist and […]

04.03.2013 · Filled under: Health & Fitness ·
Marvel and Cartoon Network theme park to open in Dubai in December

Marvel and Cartoon Network theme park to open in Dubai in December

(Relaxnews) – After months of delays, developers for a Marvel Comics theme park in Dubai have announced that the indoor entertainment center that was originally scheduled to open in June will open in December, reports Arabian Business. The 111,485 square meter park will consist of four themed zones, two of which have already been announced: […]

04.03.2013 · Filled under: Books, Destinations, World News ·