Party hairstyles for New Year’s Eve

Party hairstyles for New Year’s Eve

(Relaxnews) – New Year’s Eve is one of the most glamorous nights of the year, so it deserves a little extra attention when it comes to your hairstyle. Here are three show stopping looks and how to recreate them. Braided up-do Hair vlogger Kayley Melissa has come up with an intricate braided style perfect for […]

26.12.2015 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Holidays, New Year's Day, Online, Photos, Videos ·
Santa absent this year in typhoon-hit PHL

Santa absent this year in typhoon-hit PHL

By Cecil Morella San Jose, Philippines | AFP |   – Wading through knee-deep floods, 12-year-old Joana Yambao pushes her infant sister in a black wash basin along the surface of the filthy water in a typhoon-hit Philippine village where residents have little to celebrate this Christmas. Under sunny skies, their mother sweeps mud from the floor of her […]

26.12.2015 · Filled under: Philippine News ·

One dead, 26 hurt as car rams people on Las Vegas Strip

Las Vegas, United States | AFP |   – A woman with a toddler in her car deliberately and repeatedly rammed into pedestrians on the packed Las Vegas Strip Sunday, killing one person and injuring at least 26 others, police said. “This was not an act of terrorism… we’ve ruled that out,” Deputy Police Chief Brett Zimmerman told reporters. […]

24.12.2015 · Filled under: U.S. News ·
US lifts lifetime ban on gay blood donations

US lifts lifetime ban on gay blood donations

(Washington, United States-AFP) – The United States on Monday formally lifted its lifetime ban on blood donations by gay men, replacing the rule with a 12-month waiting period after last sexual contact. The decision by the US Food and Drug Administration brings US policy in line with several other developed nations, including France, Japan and […]

24.12.2015 · Filled under: Health & Fitness ·
SWS: VP Binay, Poe, Roxas and Duterte in tight race for presidency

SWS: VP Binay, Poe, Roxas and Duterte in tight race for presidency

MANILA  (Mabuhay) – Vice President Jejomar Binay, Sen. Grace Poe,  administration standard bearer Manuel “Mar” Roxas II and Davao City Mayor Rodrigo Duterte are statistically tied as voters’ top picks to become the country’s next president based on the latest pre-election national survey conducted by the Social Weather Stations (SWS). Results of the SWS presidential […]

24.12.2015 · Filled under: Philippine News ·
Holiday recipes from top Paris chefs: Lobster and Jerusalem artichokes by Christophe Saintagne at Le Meurice

Holiday recipes from top Paris chefs: Lobster and Jerusalem artichokes by Christophe Saintagne at Le Meurice

(Relaxnews) – End-of-year festivities are drawing near. This week Relaxnews provides you with recipes from top chefs in Paris to add a gourmet French touch to your Christmas menu. Today, Christophe Saintagne, who is head chef at the luxury hotel Le Meurice and will be setting off to open his own restaurant in January, gives […]

Kardashian Kimojis release breaks App Store and raises security concerns

Kardashian Kimojis release breaks App Store and raises security concerns

(Relaxnews) – Superstar Kim Kardashian’s new Kimoji app is causing concerns over user privacy, after breaking Apple’s app store on Monday, December 21. The app, which costs $1.99 to download, reportedly reached a record of 9,000 downloads per millisecond (via Forbes), at the height of its release earlier this week, causing the Apple App Store to […]

24.12.2015 · Filled under: Apps, Entertainment, Hollywood Stars, Science & Technology ·
Santa tracking possible with Microsoft and Google

Santa tracking possible with Microsoft and Google

(Relaxnews) – The tech giants have launched their updated Santa trackers just in time to keep kids busy awaiting the big festivities ahead. Both brands offer online games and Christmas-themed activities that include basic programming, elf dances, holiday songs and sections on Christmas traditions worldwide. Google’s tracker can detect your location and gives estimates on […]

24.12.2015 · Filled under: Apps, Christmas, Entertainment, Games, Holidays, Home & Garden, Online ·
Miss Colombia releases response on Miss Universe debacle

Miss Colombia releases response on Miss Universe debacle

(Relaxnews) – Miss Universe Colombia contestant Ariadna Gutierrez Arévalo has broken her silence via her official Instagram account, following Sunday night’s embarrassing fiasco at the the 2015 Miss Universe pageant. Gutierrez was awarded and then immediately stripped of the Miss Universe title, after host Steve Harvey mistakenly named her the winner, as a live television audience watched […]

24.12.2015 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Entertainment, International Stars ·
SC justices ready to take up urgent petition: Sereno

SC justices ready to take up urgent petition: Sereno

MANILA, Dec 23 (Mabuhay) – The justices of the Supreme Court (SC) are ready to hold an urgent session to take up and resolve any petition which needs to be immediately decided upon. Chief Justice Maria Lourdes P. Aranal Sereno made the assurance during an interview with the media before the SC justices went into […]

23.12.2015 · Filled under: Philippine News ·
Who is Myrtle Sarrosa’s new suitor?

Who is Myrtle Sarrosa’s new suitor?

Six months after her breakup with Brian Poe-Llamanzares, young actress Myrtle Sarrosa confirmed that she has a new suitor. In an interview, Sarrosa was caught by surprise when asked about a young director who is courting her. “May direktor po sa ABS-CBN na nagpaparamdam sa akin ngayon,” Sarrosa confirmed.  “Nagte-text, naghahatid ng food. Kasi lagi […]

23.12.2015 · Filled under: Entertainment, Filipino Stars ·
Comelec trims list to 6 VP bets

Comelec trims list to 6 VP bets

MANILA, Dec 23 (Mabuhay) – The Commission on Elections is trimming the list of official vice-presidential candidates for the 2016 election to six. Comelec Commissioner Christian Robert Lim said the poll body is looking at a list of 23 presidential candidates, six vice-presidential candidates, 68 senatorial bets and 119 party-list groups for the 2016 polls. […]

23.12.2015 · Filled under: Philippine News ·
Tesla and Spotify team to offer first-ever premium service

Tesla and Spotify team to offer first-ever premium service

(Paris-Relaxnews) – Tesla has joined forces with digital music service Spotify to offer drivers of its cars outside the US unlimited Spotify Premium with no data charges. While Spotify has previously announced automotive partnerships with Ford and BMW/Mini and is integrated with CarPlay and Android Auto, Tesla’s is the only deal exempt from extra charges. […]

23.12.2015 · Filled under: Destinations, Entertainment, Motoring, Music ·
Japan premium beef, melons get brand protection

Japan premium beef, melons get brand protection

(Tokyo, Japan-AFP) – Champagne, Melton Mowbray pork pies and Gorgonzola cheese are to be joined by Kobe beef and eye-wateringly expensive Yubari melons as protected products after Japan Tuesday granted them a special status. A total of seven products including Kobe beef and the melons from the northern of island of Hokkaido were added to […]

23.12.2015 · Filled under: Destinations, Food & Dining ·
Johnny Depp is 2015′s ‘Most Overpaid Actor’

Johnny Depp is 2015′s ‘Most Overpaid Actor’

(Relaxnews) – Actor Johnny Depp has been crowned this year’s Most Overpaid Actor, according to the Forbes magazine’s ranking, released Monday, December 22, 2015. The list of Hollywood’s Most Overpaid Actors is “dominated by established male leads who charge top dollar but don’t always deliver at the ticketbooth,” and the publication revealed the Depp’s recent movies returned […]

23.12.2015 · Filled under: Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars ·
No season 8 for ‘Pretty Little Liars’, but a film could be on the cards, creator reveals

No season 8 for ‘Pretty Little Liars’, but a film could be on the cards, creator reveals

(Relaxnews) – “Pretty Little Liars” creator Marlene King has hinted that the sexy soap series will come to a halt after Season 7, although a follow-up movie hasn’t been ruled out yet. The series is set to return to screens for the second half of its sixth season in 2016, but King said that the seventh season […]

23.12.2015 · Filled under: News ·
SpaceX rocket landing opens ‘new door’ to space travel

SpaceX rocket landing opens ‘new door’ to space travel

(Miami, United States-AFP) – SpaceX successfully landed its powerful Falcon 9 rocket Monday for the first time, a major milestone in the drive to cut costs and waste by making rockets as reusable as airplanes. Its engines burning bright orange against the dark night sky, the Falcon 9 made a graceful arc back to Earth […]

23.12.2015 · Filled under: Destinations, Motoring, Science & Technology ·
PNoy signs P3.002-trillion 2016 budget

PNoy signs P3.002-trillion 2016 budget

MANILA (Mabuhay) — President Benigno Aquino III signed on Tuesday Republic Act 10717 or the P3.002-trillion national budget for 2016, the biggest fiscal appropriations on government record and the last under his six-year term. The Constitution does not allow the President to seek a second term in office. In expressing his gratitude to the members […]

23.12.2015 · Filled under: Philippine News ·
Japanese actress Maria Ozawa said she enjoyed doing her first movie in the Philippines.

Japanese actress Maria Ozawa said she enjoyed doing her first movie in the Philippines.

Ozawa is part of the Metro Manila Film Festival entry “Nilalang”, which also stars Cesar Montano and Meg Imperial. Comparing her experience in doing movies in the Philippines and Japan, she said: “Everything was new to me, totally different from Japan, from what I’ve experienced. And I love it here, [it’s] way better than Japan… […]

23.12.2015 · Filled under: Entertainment, Film, International Stars ·
The Beatles to break music streaming boycott on Christmas eve

The Beatles to break music streaming boycott on Christmas eve

(Relaxnews) – Earlier reports (via Billboard) that the world’s most famous band are set to break their streaming boycott appear to be ringing true – The Beatles will finally be available on streaming music services, from this Thursday, December 24, 2015. Re/Code cited industry sources in reporting that the British band’s music will be available for download […]