After half a century, Myanmar returns to Miss Universe

YANGON (AFP) – With a whiff of controversy and not a bikini in sight, a US-educated business graduate was selected as the first Miss Universe contestant to represent Myanmar in more than 50 years. Moe Set Wine will take her place on stage at the global beauty pageant in Moscow next month, reflecting dramatic political […]

Miss Universe Puerto Rico 2014

Gabriela Berrios Pagan, 22, from Toa Baja, was crowned Miss Universe Puerto Rico on October 3 and will represent her country in Miss Universe 2014. The event was held at the Centro de Bellas Artes de Santurcein, San Juan. The first runner-up was Aleyda Enid Ortiz Rodríguez, Miss Bayamon; the second runner-up was Stephanie Soto Ríos, […]

Miss Tourism Queen Int’l 2013 comes from Latvia!

Miss Tourism Queen International is back, and the winner of this year’s edition was Miss Latvia, Alisa Miskovska. It’s the first time Latvia wins a Grand Slam title. In the contest held in Xianning, China, Miss South Africa placed 2nd, Miss China was 3rd, Miss Korea came next in 4th place, and Miss Portugal rounded […]

And Miss World 2013 is… PHILIPPINES!

The Philippines got its very first Miss World title with the victory of Megan Young during the international finals held at the Bali Nusa Dua Convention Center in Indonesia on September 28th. France, Ghana, Brazil, Gibraltar and Spain completed the Top 6 finalists in a show full of surprises. Read all about it in our […]

Miss Brazil Universe 2013

Jakelyne Oliveira, the representative of Mato Grosso, was crowned Miss Brazil Universe 2013. She will represent her country in Miss Universe 2013, in Russia, in November. The 1st runner-up was Minas Gerais, while Bahia finished as 2nd runner-up. The new Miss Brazil Universe is 20 years old, 1.76 m-tall, a model and student. In 2012 […]

Miss Grand International 2013

The first edition of “Miss Grand International” is about to start in Thailand. About 80 contestants from all over the world will arrive in Bangkok on  November 3-4 for all the activities and festivities leading up to the crowning of a new beauty queen and her court. The Miss Grand International 2013 big finale will […]

Miss Universe Germany 2013

23-year old Anne Julia Hagen, from Berlin, was crowned Miss Universe Germany 2013.  She won the nation-wide pageant “Miss Germany” competition in 2010 (this contest does not send their winners abroad). After participating in a casting call, stunning Anne-Julia will now travel to Moscow (Russia) to participate in the Miss Universe 2013 pageant.

Miss Universe Guam 2013

18-year old Alixes Scott will won the title of Miss Universe Guam 2013 during the annual event held at the Hyatt Resort ballroom on September 16th, with the participation of 10 contestants. Scott, standing 1.75 m tall, will represent Guam at the Miss Universe 2013 pageant in Moscow (Russia) in November. 2nd place went to […]

Miss Universe Argentina 2013

20-year old Brenda Gonzalez was crowned Miss Universo Argentina 2013 during a special event held in the grounds of the Tourism Fair held in “La Rural” in Buenos Aires on September 14th. Brenda, who comes from Rosario, will now represent Argentina at the Miss Universe 2013 pageant in Moscow, Russia, November 9th. The 1st and […]