Versace sets the tone for Haute Couture with sensual spring collection

Versace sets the tone for Haute Couture with sensual spring collection

(Relaxnews) – The Versace woman has always been a bold one, but the fashion house took its daring twist on glamour to new heights at its Spring 2016 Haute Couture show on Sunday. The show opened with a series of taut, minimalist looks featuring crisp white ski pants and bomber jackets with sporty buckle details […]

25.01.2016 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Home & Garden ·
SSS studying proposed P1,000 pension hike

SSS studying proposed P1,000 pension hike

MANILA  (Mabuhay) – The Social Security System (SSS) is studying a proposal to increase the pension of its retirees by as much as P1,000 in lieu of the P2,000 hike vetoed by President Benigno Aquino III. SSS Chief Actuary and Senior Vice President George Ongkeko Jr. said results of the study may be out by […]

25.01.2016 · Filled under: Philippine News ·
Give weight-loss efforts a boost with ‘negative-calorie’ foods

Give weight-loss efforts a boost with ‘negative-calorie’ foods

(Relaxnews) – For many, a new year means new resolutions, and in the top five inevitably come losing weight and getting healthy. So maybe it’s time to try so-called negative-calorie foods as the key to a successful new year’s diet. Negative-calorie foods contain so few calories that they use more energy to digest than the […]

25.01.2016 · Filled under: Health & Fitness, Sports & Recreation ·
Watch: New trailers for ‘Batman v Superman’

Watch: New trailers for ‘Batman v Superman’

(Relaxnews) – A series of new trailers has dropped on Twitter revealing more clips of the epic cinematic showdown between Batman and Superman. Warner Bros. released two teasers giving both heroes airplay to state their case: Superman describes Batman as a “bat vigilante” and “one-man reign of terror” while Batman describes Superman as a threat […]

25.01.2016 · Filled under: Books, Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars, Online ·
Ferrari’s GT car for sunnier climes to get Handling Speciale option

Ferrari’s GT car for sunnier climes to get Handling Speciale option

(Relaxnews) – Due to be officially unveiled at the Geneva motor show on March 1, the Ferrari California T Handling Speciale (HS) promises to raise the car’s game so that its poise in the bends is equal to its visual panache. Ferrari says that it has overhauled the California’s suspension setup, developed new springs, addressed […]

25.01.2016 · Filled under: Destinations, Motoring ·
Miss Universe to push HIV awareness after crowning blunder

Miss Universe to push HIV awareness after crowning blunder

(Manila-AFP) – The new Miss Universe, back in the Philippines after an epic televised blunder surrounding her crowning, said Sunday she would use the attention the incident attracted to campaign for HIV awareness, especially in her home country. In front of an estimated one billion television viewers worldwide last December, pageant host Steve Harvey mistakenly […]

Britain and Bill Gates announce £3 billion to eradicate malaria

Britain and Bill Gates announce £3 billion to eradicate malaria

(London, United Kingdom-AFP) – Britain’s finance minister and tech billionaire Bill Gates unveiled Monday a plan to spend billions to eradicate “the world’s deadliest killer” malaria. Chancellor George Osborne and Gates announced £3 billion ($4.28 billion, 4 billion euros) in funding over the next five years for research and to support efforts to eliminate the […]

25.01.2016 · Filled under: Health & Fitness ·
Ex-PBB housemate Wendy Valdez pregnant

Ex-PBB housemate Wendy Valdez pregnant

Former “Pinoy Big Brother” housemate Wendy Valdez took to Instagram to share to her followers that she is now two-and-a-half weeks pregnant. Posting a photo of her pregnancy test, Valdez admitted she was hesitant to let people know about her pregnancy at first because she has heard stories of women losing babies before their third […]

25.01.2016 · Filled under: Entertainment, Filipino Stars ·
Who is Antoinette Taus’ ‘unforgettable ex’?

Who is Antoinette Taus’ ‘unforgettable ex’?

Actress Antoinette Taus, one of the stars of the upcoming film “Lumayo Ka Nga Sa Akin,” named Dingdong Dantes as her “most unforgettable ex”. While hesitant to answer the question at first, the 35-year-old Taus eventually replied: “Ito lang naman. The only reason I’m saying this is because it’s the only long relationship that I’ve […]

25.01.2016 · Filled under: Entertainment, Filipino Stars ·

Aquino OKs ‘medal of valor’ awards to 2 SAF 44 members

MANILA, Jan 23 (Mabuhay) – Malacañang on Saturday confirmed that President Benigno Aquino III has approved the recommendation to confer two Special Action Force members involved in the Mamasapano mission with the Medal of Valor award. “The President authorized the award and among the awards that will be conferred ay ang tinatawag na Medalya ng […]

23.01.2016 · Filled under: Philippine News ·
American superstar Zendaya to be new face of CoverGirl

American superstar Zendaya to be new face of CoverGirl

The 19 year-old singer, song writer and actress has announced the news via her Instagram account. American cosmetics brand CoverGirl has previously chosen stars like Queen Latifah, Janelle Monae and P!nk as brand ambassadors. In addition to being the new face of the brand, Zendaya will air her show’s (“K.C. Undercover”) finale this year while […]

Kenzo adds a sensual new dimension to ‘Jeu d’Amour’ with ‘L’Elixir’

Kenzo adds a sensual new dimension to ‘Jeu d’Amour’ with ‘L’Elixir’

Kenzo is launching a new scent to accompany 2014′s “Jeu d’Amour.”  Due out at the end of January 2016, “Jeu d’Amour L’Elixir” is an oriental floral fragrance for women. Each new year brings its new perfume releases, as brands start to unveil the scents that’ll set the tempo for 2016. Kenzo is the latest label […]

23.01.2016 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Lifestyle ·

500 years after reformation, Pope knocks on Lutherans’ door

By Angus Mackinnon Vatican City, Holy See | AFP |  – Pope Francis will celebrate the 500th anniversary of the Reformation by attending an ecumenical service in Sweden as a guest of the Lutheran church, the Vatican said Monday. In a highly symbolic act of reconciliation that would even recently have been unthinkable for a Catholic pontiff, Francis will […]

23.01.2016 · Filled under: U.S. News ·
Palace hails PH’s credit rating upgrade from Seoul-based NICE: ‘Very nice’

Palace hails PH’s credit rating upgrade from Seoul-based NICE: ‘Very nice’

MANILA, Jan 23 (Mabuhay) — Malacañang on Saturday welcomed the upgrade in the country’s credit rating from a Seoul-based debt watcher. Presidential communications undersecretary Manuel L. Quezon III said the credit rating upgrade from the National Information and Credit Evaluation (NICE) was “very nice.” “The NICE upgrade—it’s very nice—this is the NICE Investors Services of […]

23.01.2016 · Filled under: Philippine News ·

Retired police general claims he has ‘critical evidence’ on Mamasapano cover-up

MANILA, Jan 23 (Mabuhay) – A retired police official on Saturday said he has in his possession a digital audio recording of a conversation between a ranking government official and a lawmaker about the January 25 Mamasapano encounter last year. Retired police Chief Superintendent Diosdado Valeroso said during a press conference in Quezon City that […]

23.01.2016 · Filled under: Philippine News ·
Matteo fulfills late grandpa’s wish with new soap

Matteo fulfills late grandpa’s wish with new soap

Actor Matteo Guidicelli is thrilled over his newest soap “Dolce Amore” with lead stars Enrique Gil and Liza Soberano. Guidicelli shared why the upcoming soap is special to him. Guidicelli, who last year lost his Italian grandfather, Lolo Nono, shared that they also shot some scenes for the said soap in Italy. “You know in […]

23.01.2016 · Filled under: Entertainment, Filipino Stars ·

Kris begs off from ‘Pilipinas Got Talent’

MANILA (Mabuhay) — Kris Aquino begged off from accepting the role as juror in the new season of the reality show, “Pilipinas Got Talent.” Kris, 44, thinks it’s no longer healthy for her to accept as much projects as she used to. “Kaya daw baka ang ‘Kris TV’ (aired from Monday to Friday on ABS-CBN) […]

23.01.2016 · Filled under: Entertainment, Filipino Stars ·
Pandora launches Valentine’s Day collection

Pandora launches Valentine’s Day collection

(Relaxnews) – Jewelry brand Pandora has launched its romantic collection for shoppers looking to convey their love with bling this Valentine’s Day. The new collection comprises a series of .925 sterling silver and 14k gold jewelry pieces that are intricately decorated with shimmering stones, shining enamel and hearts. Its star piece is a heart-shaped design […]

19.01.2016 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Holidays, Home & Garden, Valentine's Day ·
Academy head ‘heartbroken’ over lack of diversity at Oscars

Academy head ‘heartbroken’ over lack of diversity at Oscars

(Los Angeles-AFP) – Following an outcry over the all-white roster of actors nominated for this year’s Oscars, the president of the film academy said Monday she was heartbroken by the lack of diversity and working to implement change. “This is a difficult but important conversation, and it’s time for big changes,” Cheryl Boone Isaacs, president […]

19.01.2016 · Filled under: Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars ·
New Adidas football boots come with no strings attached

New Adidas football boots come with no strings attached

(Relaxnews) – The ACE 16+ Purecontrol is the world’s first lace-free professional football boot. Teased towards the end of 2015 via social media, the footwear is now official and will be going on limited sale on January 23 at flagship Adidas stores in cities within soccer’s heartland — Marseille, Barcelona, London, Manchester and Paris. Anything […]

19.01.2016 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Sports & Recreation ·