Kim, Gerald rekindle romance?

Kim, Gerald rekindle romance?

MANILA, Oct 30 (Mabuhay) — Gerald Anderson was all smiles when asked on whether his onscreen reunion with former girlfriend Kim Chiu has rekindled their romance off-camera. Anderson spoke to reporters on his latest big screen outing “24/7 In Love,” which is set to hit theaters nationwide on November 21. The romantic-comedy movie is the […]

01.11.2012 · Filled under: Filipino Stars ·
Jewel Mische admits dating anew

Jewel Mische admits dating anew

MANILA, Oct 30 (Mabuhay) — Actress Jewel Mische on Thursday admitted that she is now dating a non-showbiz guy after her relationship with actor Jason Abalos ended. “I’m single and I’m enjoying it a lot. There’s this someone special pero he lives so far away. He’s non-showbiz. I’m not in a relationship,” Mische said. “Alam […]

01.11.2012 · Filled under: Filipino Stars ·
Aquino leads awarding rites for 15th anniversary of the Indigenous People’s Rights Act

Aquino leads awarding rites for 15th anniversary of the Indigenous People’s Rights Act

MANILA, Oct 30 (Mabuhay) –President Beningo S. Aquino III led the awarding ceremonies for the late President Corazon C. Aquino (posthumous) and eight others for their valuable help and support for the realization of the Indigenous People’s Rights Act (IPRA) in celebration of its 15th anniversary. The awarding rites, which has for its theme “IPRA […]

01.11.2012 · Filled under: Philippine News, Photos ·
Aquino attends 111th anniversary of the National Museum

Aquino attends 111th anniversary of the National Museum

MANILA, Oct 30 (Mabuhay) — President Benigno S. Aquino III witnessed on Monday the formal opening of the Goverment Service Insurance Wing at the National Museum in Manila in commemoration of the museum’s 111th Anniversary. The Chief Executive attended the 111th Anniversary of the National Museum as guest of honor held at the Old Senate […]

01.11.2012 · Filled under: Philippine News ·
The show must go on: New York’s Broadway to reopen

The show must go on: New York’s Broadway to reopen

(NEW YORK-AFP) – Most of the shows in New York’s iconic Broadway theater district are to reopen on Wednesday, after being suspended as Hurricane Sandy bore down on the city, the Broadway League said. Some of the city’s most popular shows, including Jersey Boys and The Book of Mormon, were to open for either Wednesday […]

31.10.2012 · Filled under: Destinations ·
‘Skyfall’ makes it rain at the global box office

‘Skyfall’ makes it rain at the global box office

(Relaxnews) – The 23rd chapter of the James Bond saga netted $77.7M over its first weekend from October 26 to 28. Screened in 25 countries, Skyfall jumped to the top of the global box office, according to Rentrak. Thanks to its positive reviews, the film made a splash at the box office, an impressive feat in light of the […]

30.10.2012 · Filled under: Film, Hollywood Stars ·
China approves Chery-JLR joint auto venture

China approves Chery-JLR joint auto venture

(BEIJING-AFP) – China has approved a joint venture which will see Jaguar Land Rover (JLR) make and sell luxury cars in China in partnership with domestic company Chery Automobile, official media said Monday. State planner the National Development and Reform Commission approved the joint venture seven months after it was announced by the car manufacturers, […]

30.10.2012 · Filled under: Motoring ·
Google+ trends: ‘Hurricane Sandy Gangnam Style’

Google+ trends: ‘Hurricane Sandy Gangnam Style’

(Relaxnews) – On October 30, Google+ users are sharing news and images of Hurricane Sandy which battered the East Coast of America last night causing widespread flooding and leaving many without power. One of the most popular posts under the hashtag #HurricaneSandy is a video clip from local American news channel Wavy-TV 10 that shows […]

30.10.2012 · Filled under: Videos ·
Watch the trailer for ‘Quartet,’ Dustin Hoffman’s directorial debut

Watch the trailer for ‘Quartet,’ Dustin Hoffman’s directorial debut

(Relaxnews) – Dustin Hoffman’s Quartet is a dramedy about four opera singers reunited in retirement. Headed to North American theaters by the end of the year, its latest trailer has hit the web. Quartet is based on a play by Ronald Harwood, who scripted Roman Polanski’s The Pianist and Julian Schnabel’s The Diving Bell and the Butterfly. The film boasts a very […]

30.10.2012 · Filled under: Film, Hollywood Stars, Videos ·
‘Captain America 2′ brings back some of the Avengers

‘Captain America 2′ brings back some of the Avengers

(Relaxnews) – Scarlett Johansson, Samuel L. Jackson and Cobie Smulders will reconnect with Chris Evans on the set of Captain America: The Winter Soldier, reveals Variety, with Anthony and Joe Russo directing the sequel in the American hero’s adventures. S.H.I.E.L.D.’s Black Widow (Scarlett Johansson), Nick Fury (Samuel L. Jackson) and Maria Hill (Cobie Smulders) will be back […]

30.10.2012 · Filled under: Film, Hollywood Stars ·
Watching horror films can burn up more than 180 calories

Watching horror films can burn up more than 180 calories

(Relaxnews) – Turns out watching adrenaline-pumping horror films can burn up calories, which could help you lose weight as long as you don’t pair the film with buttered popcorn. In a study commissioned by website LOVEFiLM.com, researchers from the University of Westminster in the UK had subjects watch a variety of horror films while taking measurements […]

30.10.2012 · Filled under: Health & Fitness ·
Iza wants to do more investments

Iza wants to do more investments

Actress Iza Calzado is eyeing to invest in more businesses as she is aware that nothing in the entertainment industry is permanent. Calzado said she wants to be just like her friend, singer Karylle, who is a part-owner of a restaurant and a chain of karaoke bars. “You just really have to find a good […]

30.10.2012 · Filled under: Filipino Stars ·
Robert Pattinson to feature as the new face of Dior Homme fragrances

Robert Pattinson to feature as the new face of Dior Homme fragrances

(Relaxnews) – Certain details remain unclear but American news site E! News has announced that Robert Pattinson will feature as the latest face of Dior Homme fragrances in a new advertising campaign reported to be worth $12 million. According to sources close to the star, Pattinson has signed a deal to front the Dior Homme fragrances for […]

30.10.2012 · Filled under: Hollywood Stars ·
PAL, Airphil new terminal assignments

PAL, Airphil new terminal assignments

Starting October 28, 2012, domestic terminal assignments for Philippine Airlines and Airphil Express passengers will be as follows: Departing and arriving in NAIA Terminal 2 near Nayong Pilipino are flights to and from Bacolod, Cebu, Davao, General Santos, Iloilo, Laoag, Tagbilaran and select Kalibo flights. Operating at NAIA Terminal 3 across Resorts World are flights […]

30.10.2012 · Filled under: Destinations ·
Hollywood icon gets biggest makeover for 35 years

Hollywood icon gets biggest makeover for 35 years

LOS ANGELES, Oct 26, 2012 (AFP) – The iconic Hollywood sign overlooking Tinseltown is getting its biggest renovation for 35 years, ahead of its 90th birthday next year. Workers are using window-cleaner style platforms as they strip down the 50-foot (15-meter) tall letters, powerwash the corrugated iron and apply nearly 400 gallons of fresh paint, […]

30.10.2012 · Filled under: Local News ·
Hurricane Sandy batters East Coast

Hurricane Sandy batters East Coast

By Sebastian Smith ATLANTIC CITY, New Jersey, Oct 29, 2012 (AFP) – Storm-driven waves crashed ashore and flooded seafront communities across the US East Coast on Monday as Hurricane Sandy barreled towards land amid catastrophic predictions. Officials warned that the threat to life and property was “unprecedented” and ordered hundreds of thousands of residents in […]

30.10.2012 · Filled under: U.S. News ·
Moody’s raises PHL credit rating

Moody’s raises PHL credit rating

MANILA, Oct 29, 2012 (AFP) – Moody’s Investors Service on Monday raised the Philippines’ sovereign credit rating to one notch below investment grade, citing the country’s strong economic prospects and stable financial system. The international ratings service also said a recent breakthrough in peace talks, aimed at ending a decades-long Muslim separatist rebellion in the […]

30.10.2012 · Filled under: Philippine News ·
Former Pres. Arroyo refuses to enter plea

Former Pres. Arroyo refuses to enter plea

MANILA, Oct 29, 2012 (AFP) – Former Philippine president Gloria Arroyo refused to enter a plea on Monday on a graft charge that could see her jailed for life, as she appeared in court wheelchair-bound and wearing a neck brace. Arroyo sat quietly as judge Efren de la Cruz read the charge that she had […]

30.10.2012 · Filled under: Philippine News ·
Aquino’s state visits to NZ Australia yield significant investments, job opportunities for Filipinos

Aquino’s state visits to NZ Australia yield significant investments, job opportunities for Filipinos

MANILA, Oct 27 (Mabuhay) – President Benigno S. Aquino III said his six-day visit to New Zealand and Australia yielded new investments and job opportunities for Filipinos for the benefit of the country’s economy as a whole. In his arrival message,  President Aquino said he talked to New Zealand’s GNS Science, which is tieing up […]

30.10.2012 · Filled under: Philippine News ·
Asian Americans could be kingmakers in US polls

Asian Americans could be kingmakers in US polls

By Shaun Tandon Falls Church, Virginia, Oct 29, 2012 (AFP) – From the stall where he sells newspapers and scarves in the colors of the former South Vietnam, Tony Nguyen has been watching the tight US presidential election play out before his eyes. Representatives for President Barack Obama and Republican rival Mitt Romney have been […]

30.10.2012 · Filled under: U.S. News ·