Piolo admits he had talks with TV5

Piolo admits he had talks with TV5

Actor Piolo Pascual revealed he also received feelers from a rival network to leave ABS-CBN. In a magazine interview Pascual said he was in talks with No. 3 network TV5, but he made sure to update Star Magic executives Johnny Manahan and Mariole Alberto every step of the way. Pascual, however, did not disclose as […]

13.07.2012 · Filled under: Entertainment ·
“I’m getting arrested” app aims to help drivers

“I’m getting arrested” app aims to help drivers

PHOENIX – A group of pro-immigrant rights activists in Arizona aim to develop a smartphone application that would help immigrants notify friends, family and their attorney if they are detained and arrested during a traffic stop. Arizona was the first state to pass a law to make it a crime to be an undocumented immigrant […]

13.07.2012 · Filled under: Apps ·

BIR files criminal charges vs Pacquiao

MANILA, March 9, 2012 (AFP) – Philippine boxing champion Manny Pacquiao faces a fight against the tax man, with officials saying Friday they are probing whether the multi-millionaire has paid enough into government coffers. The Bureau of Internal Revenue filed a criminal complaint against the eight-time world champion last week for failing to cooperate with […]

13.07.2012 · Filled under: Sports & Recreation ·
DISCHARGING STUDENT LOANS, TAXES OR SECOND TRUST DEEDS IN BANKRUPTCY

DISCHARGING STUDENT LOANS, TAXES OR SECOND TRUST DEEDS IN BANKRUPTCY

For cases filed after October 7, 1998, Student Loans are only dischargeable if (1) you can prove that having to repay it would impose an “undue hardship” on you (as defined below), or (2) for cases filed prior to October 17, 2005 – if the program under which your student loan is issued, insured, administered […]

12.07.2012 · Filled under: Legal Matters, Services ·
Olympic events you can attend without tickets

Olympic events you can attend without tickets

(Relaxnews) – The countdown to the Olympic Games has started and for those who couldn’t get hold of some of those precious tickets, here is a list of free events this summer. Start with a visit to the Olympic Park, where the Olympic stadium is located along with other venues for the different events. This […]

12.07.2012 · Filled under: Sports & Recreation ·
(Aug. 4) Join the 3-Mile Walk for a cause at the U.S.-Philippine Expo 2012

(Aug. 4) Join the 3-Mile Walk for a cause at the U.S.-Philippine Expo 2012

A 3-Mile Walk will be held on August 4, 2012 in Pomona, CA to kick-off the festivities at the U.S.-Philippines Expo 2012. The fundraising walkathon will be benefiting the Beautiful Day Foundation and Sagip Kapamilya – ABS-CBN Foundation, Inc. City of Pomona Mayor, Elliott Rothman will be hosting the event which begins at 8:00 AM […]

12.07.2012 · Filled under: Happenings, Health & Fitness, Promotions ·
Get the crew together for eMotion dance competition!

Get the crew together for eMotion dance competition!

Image: Jean-no (FAL), via Wikimedia Commons eMotion (Ethnic Motion) is a Hip hop dance competition taking place at the U.S. Philippines Expo 2012. Group dancers or dance crews are invited to showcase their creativity, talent, technique and uniqueness for a chance to win a cash prize of $3,000 and media exposure.  The winners will be […]

12.07.2012 · Filled under: Entertainment, Promotions ·
Style of Jolie: See Angelina Jolie’s stunning collection of rare jewels

Style of Jolie: See Angelina Jolie’s stunning collection of rare jewels

9 photos (Relaxnews) – Style of Jolie, Angelina Jolie’s jewelry collaboration with designer Robert Procop, will form two month-long pop-up exhibits close to the Mediterranean coast between July 15 and August 15. Running concurrently at the Grand Hotel du Cap Ferrat and Monaco’s prestigious Hotel de Paris, the showcases will present an array of necklaces, […]

11.07.2012 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Photos ·
Haute Couture Fashion Week beauty highlights: Elie Saab, Dior, Chanel

Haute Couture Fashion Week beauty highlights: Elie Saab, Dior, Chanel

11 photos (Relaxnews) – As the world’s most exclusive dress makers presented their Fall/Winter 2012 collections during Paris Haute Couture Fashion Week (July 1-5), top beauty trends included red lips, metallics and rosy cheeks. ©AFP PHOTO / PIERRE VERDY Topsy turvy Upside down ponytails were adorned with ornate jewels at Alexis Mabille, while beauty spots […]

11.07.2012 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Photos ·
(Aug. 18-Sept. 8) Rizal, atbp. presented by AngLahi (TM)

(Aug. 18-Sept. 8) Rizal, atbp. presented by AngLahi (TM)

On Summer 2012, AngLahiTM will be presenting “Rizal, atbp.TM” at three major cities in California. “Rizal, atbp.TM” is the story of Jose Rizal, the Philippine national hero, as seen through the self-realization of a young Filipino American, Joey, and set in music, dance and a display of the rich Filipino culture. The story aspires to not only […]

11.07.2012 · Filled under: Entertainment, Happenings, Videos ·
Philippines mourns ‘King of Comedy’ Dolphy

Philippines mourns ‘King of Comedy’ Dolphy

(MANILA-AFP) – The Philippines wept Tuesday as the country’s most popular comedian Dolphy succumbed to pulmonary disease after a month in hospital. He was 83. Born Rodolfo Vera Quizon, Dolphy was widely regarded as the country’s “King of Comedy” in a career that spanned seven decades playing colourful comedic roles, from a cross-dressing homosexual to a poor jack of […]

10.07.2012 · Filled under: Entertainment ·
How to cook with honey

How to cook with honey

(Relaxnews) – Hotels and restaurants around the world have been tapping into the all-natural way to sweeten their products by turning rooftops into urban beehives and harvesting the honey for their menus. The latest iconic landmark to join the Grand Palais and the Opera Garnier in Paris, or the Fairmont Royal York Hotel in Toronto, […]

10.07.2012 · Filled under: Free Recipes ·
(July-August) Health and fitness agenda: Yoga Journal Conference, CrossFit Games

(July-August) Health and fitness agenda: Yoga Journal Conference, CrossFit Games

(Relaxnews) – Coming up, San Diego welcomes yogis to its annual Yoga Journal Conference, while the Reebok CrossFit Games kick off in Carson, California. Yoga Journal Conference: San Diego July 12-16 San Diego, California, USA Thousands of yogis will flock to San Diego to stretch, mix, and mingle with some of yoga’s top teachers at […]

10.07.2012 · Filled under: Happenings, Health & Fitness, Videos ·
Lady Gaga announces ‘affordable’ version of Fame fragrance

Lady Gaga announces ‘affordable’ version of Fame fragrance

(Relaxnews) – Lady Gaga has revealed she will release two versions of her upcoming Fame fragrance, an “affordable” small bottle and a larger version dubbed “Le Masterpiece.” Taking to social networking site Twitter on July 7, the pop star explained the smaller edition of her upcoming edition will be priced at around $30. Meanwhile, the […]

10.07.2012 · Filled under: Beauty & Style ·
(July 19-24) Beauty agenda: Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week, IMATS, Cosmoprof

(July 19-24) Beauty agenda: Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week, IMATS, Cosmoprof

(Relaxnews) – Emmy Award-winning make-up artist Valenté Frazier, who has worked with A-list clients including Iman, Rihanna and Heidi Klum, will be a special guest at the International Make-Up Artist Trade Show in Vancouver later this month, while Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Swim attendees will be able to receive beauty tips from the Make Up For […]

10.07.2012 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Happenings ·
Ten things to know about cellulite

Ten things to know about cellulite

(Relaxnews) – If you’re reading this and you’re female, chances are you have cellulite. In fact, 80 to 90 percent of women have some kind of cellulite on their bodies, from slight bumps to deep grooves. Before shunning the beach in shame, here are a few tricks to minimize — and even accept — your […]

10.07.2012 · Filled under: Health & Fitness, Videos ·
Robin ‘saddened’ over ‘Paparazzi’ ruckus

Robin ‘saddened’ over ‘Paparazzi’ ruckus

Action star Robin Padilla said he is saddened over what transpired during a recent episode of showbiz-oriented talk show “Paparazzi,” which his wife co-hosts. Padilla refused to comment on the controversial resignation of his former girlfriend Ruffa Gutierrez from the program, but said he is “sad” that his wife, TV host Mariel Rodriguez, had been […]

10.07.2012 · Filled under: Entertainment ·
Sobriety tests for Philippine traffic cops

Sobriety tests for Philippine traffic cops

MANILA, June 28, 2012 (AFP) – After reports of boozing on the job, traffic police in the Philippine capital will be required to undergo breathalyser tests, an official said Thursday. The new policy covering the 1,400 Metro Manila traffic enforcers was imposed following complaints about some personnel, said Yves Gonzales, director of Manila’s traffic discipline […]

10.07.2012 · Filled under: News ·
Aquino to exhaust all means before using Chacha over Panatag

Aquino to exhaust all means before using Chacha over Panatag

MANILA, July 2 (Mabuhay) – The Aquino administration will exhaust all available means to resolve the Panatag shoal issue before resorting to Charter amendments, presidential spokesperson Edwin Lacierda said Monday. “If we can resolve problems or we can resolve issues without going through amending the Charter, we will continue to do it that way,” Lacierda […]

10.07.2012 · Filled under: News ·
Aquino leads 12th Cabinet meeting, discusses 2013 national budget

Aquino leads 12th Cabinet meeting, discusses 2013 national budget

MANILA, June 29 (Mabuhay) – President Benigno S. Aquino III met Friday the members of his official family for the 12th Cabinet meeting to discuss the proposed 2013 national budget. In a media briefing in Malacanang, Deputy Presidential Spokesperson Abigail Valte said Budget Secretary Florencio Abad was to present the P2.006-trillion national budget for next […]

10.07.2012 · Filled under: News ·