Aquino cites PSG for their dignity and courage

Aquino cites PSG for their dignity and courage

MANILA, Mar 4 (Mabuhay) – President Benigno S. Aquino III cited the officers and members of the elite Presidential Security Group (PSG) for their dignity and courage in carrying out their mandate to protect the Chief Executive and the seat of government. In his speech keynoting the 27th Founding Anniversary of the PSG in Malacanang […]

04.03.2013 · Filled under: Philippine News ·
27 killed as Malaysians flee turmoil

27 killed as Malaysians flee turmoil

PHL urges southern neighbor to show ‘maximum tolerance’  By M. Jegathesan Semporna, Malaysia, March 4, 2013 (AFP) – Terrified Malaysians fled a town where the bodies of gunmen lay in the streets Monday as the Philippines called for its neighbor to show “maximum tolerance” for Islamic Filipino intruders. A total of 27 people have been […]

04.03.2013 · Filled under: Asian News ·
‘Grace of Monaco’ will be out in time for Christmas

‘Grace of Monaco’ will be out in time for Christmas

(Relaxnews) – The Weinstein Company has announced that Olivier Dahan’s biopic will be released on December 27 in North America during the last leg of the 2014 Oscars race. “Grace of Monaco,” one of 2013′s cinema highlights, marks the director’s return to biographies after the worldwide success of “La Vie en Rose” (2007). The movie will […]

04.03.2013 · Filled under: Film, Hollywood Stars ·
Steven Spielberg adapting Kubrick’s ‘Napoleon’

Steven Spielberg adapting Kubrick’s ‘Napoleon’

(Relaxnews) – Steven Spielberg revealed to French channel Canal+ that he is developing a miniseries based on Stanley Kubrick’s ”Napoleon,” which never progressed beyond the stage of a project. The president of the 66th Cannes Festival announced that he wants to adapt this project, which Stanley Kubrick toyed with for almost 40 years. As MGM studios deemed the […]

04.03.2013 · Filled under: Film, Hollywood Stars ·
Kimchi may help lower cholesterol

Kimchi may help lower cholesterol

(Relaxnews) – A new Korean study suggests that adding kimchi to your daily diet could help keep your cholesterol levels in check. In a new study published in the Journal of Medicinal Food, subjects who ate the fermented cabbage dish daily saw drops in total cholesterol, LDL cholesterol (or “bad” cholesterol), and fasting blood glucose levels […]

04.03.2013 · Filled under: Health & Fitness ·
Scarlett Johansson in new Dolce & Gabbana cosmetics campaign

Scarlett Johansson in new Dolce & Gabbana cosmetics campaign

(Relaxnews) – Twenty-eight-year-old actress Scarlett Johansson has starred in a new set of shots for Dolce & Gabbana by fashion photographers Mert Alas & Marcus Piggott. Unveiled on the brand’s Facebook page and in its online magazine Swide, the campaign starring Johannson is for the Sicilian fashion duo’s Perfect Matte Liquid Foundation. A new video promises “a flawless complexion at all […]

04.03.2013 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Hollywood Stars, Videos ·
LAUSD STUDENT’S WINNING BREAKFAST RECIPE TO BE FEATURED IN NEXT YEAR’S CAFETERIA MENU

LAUSD STUDENT’S WINNING BREAKFAST RECIPE TO BE FEATURED IN NEXT YEAR’S CAFETERIA MENU

LAUSD Launches Breakfast Recipe Contest for National School Breakfast Week LOS ANGELES — In honor of National School Breakfast Week (Mar. 4-8, 2013), Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD) is launching a Breakfast Recipe Contest in search of the next student-inspired dish to start the morning right.  Sponsored by the District’s “I’M IN” campaign, an all-inclusive […]

04.03.2013 · Filled under: Contests, Happenings ·
Petron romps past Barako Bull to cruise to fifth straight win

Petron romps past Barako Bull to cruise to fifth straight win

The Petron Blaze Boosters led from wire to wire against Barako Bull to cruise to a 91-78 victory Sunday at the SMART-Araneta Coliseum. It was the fifth straight Commissioner’s Cup victory for Petron, who drew another stellar game from import Renaldo Balkman. The former New York Knicks draft pick posted 33 points, 14 rebounds, four assists, and four steals […]

04.03.2013 · Filled under: Philippine News, Sports & Recreation ·
‘Jack’ slays N. America box office

‘Jack’ slays N. America box office

(LOS ANGELES-AFP) – Big-budget action-adventure “Jack the Giant Slayer” crushed all rivals in its debut weekend, easily topping the North American box office, industry estimates showed Sunday. “Jack,” which stars Nicholas Hoult in the title role as a young farmhand battling giants to save a princess, raked in $28 million in its first three days […]

04.03.2013 · Filled under: Film, Hollywood Stars ·
Spa-Like Beauty at Home

Spa-Like Beauty at Home

  (Family Features) Feeling like you’ve booked a weekend at a luxurious spa resort doesn’t have to cost a fortune, nor does it require an appointment. You can create that magically refreshed feeling at home with a few simple pantry staples and a quick visit to your local drug store. Here are some ideas for […]

04.03.2013 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Home & Garden ·
Turning your smartphone into a therapist

Turning your smartphone into a therapist

(Relaxnews) – Network operator Telefónica has showcased a linguistic analysis engine that can accurately compile a psychological profile of anyone making a phone call, bringing a whole new meaning to the concept of a mood ring. The Spanish company, which also owns the O2 network in the UK, was quick to stress that the technology, […]

03.03.2013 · Filled under: Apps, Health & Fitness, Science & Technology ·
Traveling by air has never been safer

Traveling by air has never been safer

(Relaxnews) – According to the International Air Transport Association (IATA) on Thursday, 2012 was the safest year in history for air safety. On average, there was 1 accident per every 5 million flights. Last year, 3 billion people on 37.5 million flights throughout the world arrived at their destinations safe and sound. Seventy-five incidents were recorded […]

03.03.2013 · Filled under: Destinations ·
De Lima orders Immigration officers to be on lookout for 3 ‘rescued’ Chinese drug suspects

De Lima orders Immigration officers to be on lookout for 3 ‘rescued’ Chinese drug suspects

MANILA  (Mabuhay) – Justice Secretary Leila de Lima on Monday directed Immigration officials to be on the lookout for the three Chinese drug suspects who were apparently rescued by armed men while on their way to a court hearing in Cavite last week. Still unaccounted for are Li Lan Yan alias Jackson Dy, his wife Wang […]

03.03.2013 · Filled under: Philippine News ·
Savor a Satisfying Fresh Fruit Salad

Savor a Satisfying Fresh Fruit Salad

Salmon, Fresh Chilean Blueberries and Lemon Salad with Chive Vinaigrette Spinach Salad with fresh Grapes, Plums, Peaches and Kiwis Kiwi Vinaigrette (Family Features) Delicious taste, beautiful colors, packed with healthy nutrients – what’s not to love about fresh fruit? And with fresh fruits available all year long, you can enjoy them in mouthwatering, healthy meals […]

03.03.2013 · Filled under: Food & Dining, Free Recipes ·
Escape to Pechanga Resort & Casino

Escape to Pechanga Resort & Casino

Pechanga Resort & Casino located in Temecula Valley is home to one of California’s most reputed, beautiful and multi-awarded golf courses: The Journey at Pechanga. Due to the popularity of golf in the 20th and 21st century, the craftsmanship and design of golf courses has become a highly competitive, artful craft that few have truly […]

03.03.2013 · Filled under: Destinations, Photos, Sports & Recreation ·
Maria Menounos wears  Oliver Tolentino on live with Kelly & Michael post-Oscars show

Maria Menounos wears Oliver Tolentino on live with Kelly & Michael post-Oscars show

MARIA MENOUNOS wore a dress by Hollywood designer OLIVER TOLENTINO on Monday morning’s Live With Kelly & Michael show.   Menounos, co-host of the nightly entertainment news program EXTRA with Mario Lopez, chose the designer’s pale pink, 1950’s-inspired, silk organza see-through halter top cocktail dress with draped bodice and balloon skirt.  Live With Kelly & Michael broadcast live from Hollywood on the morning following […]

03.03.2013 · Filled under: Beauty & Style ·
US teenager crafts early detection tool for cancer

US teenager crafts early detection tool for cancer

(LONG BEACH, California-AFP) – Jack Andraka catapulted from being a typical US teenager unaware of the pancreas to one with a cheap way to detect cancer in the organ before it turns deadly. “Through the Internet, anything is possible,” Andraka said while telling the story of his screening breakthrough at a prestigious TED Conference in […]

03.03.2013 · Filled under: Health & Fitness, Science & Technology ·
Active kids do better on academic tests: study

Active kids do better on academic tests: study

(Relaxnews) – A new study finds that getting kids into the gym or onto the playground could boost their grades. The research, to be published in an upcoming issue of the Journal of Pediatrics, found that elementary and middle school students who weren’t physically fit were more likely to fail both math and reading tests. “Schools […]

03.03.2013 · Filled under: Health & Fitness ·
US teen designs compact nuclear reactor

US teen designs compact nuclear reactor

(LONG BEACH, California-AFP) – Eighteen-year-old Taylor Wilson has designed a compact nuclear reactor that could one day burn waste from old atomic weapons to power anything from homes and factories to space colonies. The American teen, who gained fame four years ago after designing a fusion reactor he planned to build in the garage of […]

02.03.2013 · Filled under: Home & Garden, Science & Technology, U.S. News ·
AFP on martial law: we all must learn from mistakes of the past

AFP on martial law: we all must learn from mistakes of the past

MANILA, Feb 25 (Mabuhay) — The military has welcomed the signing into law by President Benigno Aquino III of the Human Rights Victims Reparation and Recognition Act of 2013, which officially acknowledged that martial law, officially in place from 1972 to 1981, had wronged almost 10,000 victims of the Marcos regime, and vowed no repeat […]

02.03.2013 · Filled under: Philippine News ·