One Direction releases ‘One Way Or Another (Teenage Kicks),’ scores viral hit

One Direction releases ‘One Way Or Another (Teenage Kicks),’ scores viral hit

(Relaxnews) – After winning the “Global Success” award at The Brits on Wednesday night, boyband One Direction released a video for “One Way Or Another (Teenage Kicks),” scoring a viral hit. The boys released the video, a mash-up of Blondie’s “One Way Or Another” and the Undertones “Teenage Kicks,” as part of this year’s Comic […]

21.02.2013 · Filled under: International Stars, Videos ·
Builder of London’s Shard to construct world’s tallest tower in Saudi Arabia

Builder of London’s Shard to construct world’s tallest tower in Saudi Arabia

(Relaxnews) – Mace, the firm behind London’s now famous Shard, will, in a joint venture with construction company EC Harris, build the world’s tallest skyscraper in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia. Plans for the tower, known as the Kingdom Tower, were announced 18 months ago, but Mace, the builders of the Shard and construction company EC Harris […]

21.02.2013 · Filled under: Destinations, World News ·
Zuckerberg, Brin join forces to extend life

Zuckerberg, Brin join forces to extend life

(SAN FRANCISCO-AFP) – Famed founders of Internet rivals Google and Facebook joined forces on Wednesday to back big-money prizes for research aimed at extending human life. Sergey Brin and Mark Zuckerberg, along with their spouses, joined Russian venture capitalist Yuri Milner to award 11 scientists $3 million each to launch the Breakthrough Prize in Life […]

21.02.2013 · Filled under: Health & Fitness, Science & Technology ·
United Airlines extends 787 grounding to May

United Airlines extends 787 grounding to May

(WASHINGTON-AFP) – United Airlines said Thursday it expected to keep its six Boeing 787s out of service until May 12, as the cutting-edge airplane remained grounded worldwide due to battery problems. United, the only US airline with the 787 Dreamliner, just two days ago announced it would keep them on the ground through March 30. […]

21.02.2013 · Filled under: Destinations, U.S. News ·
’50 Shades of Grey’ movie set for 2014

’50 Shades of Grey’ movie set for 2014

(Relaxnews) – Adam Fogelson, the president of Universal Studios, has told the Hollywood Reporter that the Hollywood adaptation of EL James’s racy trilogy could hit screens in summer 2014. When he was asked about how the adaptation was coming along, Fogelson explained that this important project had to be developed cautiously and made the studio’s […]

21.02.2013 · Filled under: Books, Film ·
CK One Summer fragrance due March 4

CK One Summer fragrance due March 4

(Relaxnews) – For its tenth anniversary, CK One is getting a new bottle and a new formula inspired by the exotic underwater world. This new limited-edition version of the fragrance will be available from March 4. The 2013 version of CK One Summer, developed by Harry Fremont, has notes of citrus, watermelon and crushed leaves […]

20.02.2013 · Filled under: Beauty & Style ·
Christian Bale and Tom Hardy compete to scale ‘Everest’

Christian Bale and Tom Hardy compete to scale ‘Everest’

(Relaxnews) – Christian Bale and Tom Hardy, who both starred in latest Batman installment “The Dark Knight Rises,” may each star in a movie about Mount Everest. According to Deadline.com, Christian Bale is considering signing up for “Everest,” a codename for a project by Universal Pictures and Working Title. The movie will tell of the […]

20.02.2013 · Filled under: Film, Hollywood Stars ·
This year’s best Oscar-inspired destinations

This year’s best Oscar-inspired destinations

(Relaxnews) – Philadelphia, Washington DC and Paris are expected to reap the benefits of playing supporting role to some of this year’s Oscar-nominated films, as they welcome tourists whose visits are inspired by their favorite movie. In advance of the biggest televised red carpet event of the year on Sunday, Hotels.com picked the trio of […]

20.02.2013 · Filled under: Destinations, Film, Hollywood Stars ·
Colina Salon signs a new contract with TFC

Colina Salon signs a new contract with TFC

Colina Salon has been a regular fixture at the  The Filipino Channel programs .  After a very progressive 2012, Colina Salons stretches its wings   further  this year with more  value for money promotions and a very aggressive communication program by signing a  renewal tie up with the biggest  Filipino TV network in the US- The […]

20.02.2013 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Local News, Services ·
Playing sports together strengthens father-daughter bond: study

Playing sports together strengthens father-daughter bond: study

(Relaxnews) – Want to strengthen your father-daughter bond? A new study suggests taking up a sport together, after researchers found that relationships among fathers and daughters improved significantly once they engaged in a shared activity. Published in the Journal of Human Communication and released this week, the study out of Baylor University in Texas found that the […]

20.02.2013 · Filled under: Home & Garden, Sports & Recreation ·
Kidlat super villains, revealed

Kidlat super villains, revealed

Things just got tougher for everyone’s favorite Pinoy superhero as Kidlat (Derek Ramsay) faces the slew of super villains Vincent (Baron Geisler) gathered. He first finds orphaned twins Francine and Francis played by Artista Academy graduates Shaira Mae and Mark Neumann. The seemingly ordinary teens possess the power to produce ice and fire, transforming into […]

20.02.2013 · Filled under: News, Photos ·
Google+ trends: South Korean bands Shinee, 2PM take questions

Google+ trends: South Korean bands Shinee, 2PM take questions

(Relaxnews) – On Wednesday, February 20, Google+ users are posing questions to two popular South Korean bands, 2PM and Shinee. Shinee, often stylized as SHINee, are an R&B boyband formed in 2008 by SM Entertainment Group. The band has had notable success in both South Korea and Japan. On February 19 the group released its […]

20.02.2013 · Filled under: International Stars, Online ·
UN urges deeper probe into hormone-disrupting chemicals

UN urges deeper probe into hormone-disrupting chemicals

(NAIROBI-AFP) – Scientists suspect chemicals which disrupt the hormone system are linked to early breast development, poor semen quality, low birthweight in babies and other problems, but more research is needed, UN agencies reported on Wednesday. The UN Environmeant Programme (UNEP) and World Health Organisation (WHO) said evidence is mounting that so-called endocrine disrupting chemicals […]

20.02.2013 · Filled under: Health & Fitness, World News ·
Nominees in main Oscars categories

Nominees in main Oscars categories

(LOS ANGELES-AFP) – Here are the nominees in the main categories for this year’s Oscars, as well as the the number of nominations for each film which garnered two or more nods, and their distributors.  The winners will be announced at the 85th Academy Awards show next Sunday, February 24 in the Dolby Theatre in […]

20.02.2013 · Filled under: Film, Happenings, Hollywood Stars, U.S. News ·
Singapore, Malaysia to build high-speed rail link

Singapore, Malaysia to build high-speed rail link

(SINGAPORE-AFP) – Singapore and Malaysia announced plans Tuesday to build a high-speed rail link, fuelling hopes that Southeast Asia could one day enjoy a rapid European-style train system connected to China. Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong and his Malaysian counterpart Najib Razak hailed the project, which would cut travel time between the city-state and Kuala […]

20.02.2013 · Filled under: Asian News, Destinations ·
What the stars will be eating on Oscar night

What the stars will be eating on Oscar night

(Relaxnews) – For the 19th year in a row, caterer to the stars Wolfgang Puck will be at the helm of arguably the most glamorous event in the world when he feeds the Hollywood glitterati foods like mini Kobe burgers and chicken pot pie with shaved black truffles. The menu for the Governor’s Ball, the […]

20.02.2013 · Filled under: Food & Dining, Hollywood Stars ·
McCartney, Mumford and Sons, The Lumineers confirmed for Bonnaroo

McCartney, Mumford and Sons, The Lumineers confirmed for Bonnaroo

(Relaxnews) – Former Beatles member and rock and roll legend Paul McCartney, popular indie outfit Mumford & Sons and new kids on the block The Lumineers will be headlining this year’s Bonnaroo Festival, June 13-16 in Manchester, Tennessee, USA. This year’s Bonnaroo will also boast performances from Tom Petty, Bjork, Wilco, The National, Wu-Tang Clan, […]

20.02.2013 · Filled under: International Stars, Music, Videos ·
Qatar to open new 30-mln-passenger airport in April

Qatar to open new 30-mln-passenger airport in April

(DOHA-AFP) – Energy-rich Qatar will open on April 1 a new airport with a capacity to handle 30 million passengers, as the Gulf state vies to increase its share of transit air travel, an official said Monday. “The annual capacity of Hamad International Airport will be 30 million passengers when it opens on April 1,” […]

19.02.2013 · Filled under: Destinations, World News ·
Trailer announces ‘Tyranny of King Washington’ arrival in ‘Assassin’s Creed III’

Trailer announces ‘Tyranny of King Washington’ arrival in ‘Assassin’s Creed III’

(Relaxnews) – What would have happened if George Washington never stepped down, instead continuing on, urged by a megalomaniac drive? That’s the question behind “The Tyranny of King Washington,” a downloadable side-story for “Assassin’s Creed III.” The storyline is a departure for the series which usually seeks to blend conspiratorial theories with established historical fact. […]

19.02.2013 · Filled under: Games, Videos ·
Hong Kong Disneyland turns a profit for first time

Hong Kong Disneyland turns a profit for first time

Hong Kong, Feb 18, 2013 (AFP) – Hong Kong’s struggling Disneyland in 2012 made a profit for the first time since opening eight years ago, thanks to a surge in revenue as it welcomed a record number of visitors. The park made HK$109 million ($14.06 million) in the fiscal year ending September 29, 2012, compared […]

19.02.2013 · Filled under: Asian News, Destinations ·