Beauty With a Purpose: Megan Young’s hard work pays off with thousands raised

Miss World Megan Young was part of the team raising the profile of The Sun Newspaper’s (UK) campaign, which asked British citizens to donate whatever they could to help the victims of Typhoon Haiyan. The official count is in and The Sun’s Philippines appeal grand total raised was a huge £552,340! Late last year Megan traveled […]

Miss Sao Tome and Principe 2014

The first edition of Miss São Tomé and Príncipe took place at the Palácio dos Congressos, in São Tomé, and the winner will participete in Miss World, in London. 2014 will mark the Grand Slam debut of this Portuguese speaking island-nation located on west Africa. The winner was Jessika Barbosa, who received the sash from […]

Philippines is the Country of the Year 2013!

What a year for the Philippines! We can say that it “massacred” the competition in 2013, with superb performances by its five Grand Slam candidates and nearly a perfect record: a record-breaking three victories (World, Supranational, International), one finalist (4th place in Miss Universe) and 1 semi-finalist (top 10 in Miss Tourism Queen). Philippines is the […]

Brazil crowned International Queen of Coffee 2014

Priscilla Medeiros Durand (24) from Maceió (Alagoas), Brazil, was crowned Reina Internacional del Café  (International Queen of Coffee) 2014 during the annual event held at Teatro Los Fundadores in Manizales, Colombia, on January 11th.  Medeiros was a finalist in the Miss World Brazil 2013 competition. The Virreina (2nd place) was Colombia, while 3rd place went […]

Fortaleza, Brazil, to host Miss Universe 2014

It is confirmed by local authorities: Miss Universe 2014 will be hosted by Brazil for the second time, on this occasion in the city of Fortaleza, capital of Ceará state. The Secretary of Tourism of the state of Ceara, Bismarck Maia, confirmed today (Jan 11th) to Diario do Nordeste that the Miss Universe 2014 competition […]

Miss Grand Slam 2013 – The 50 Most Beautiful Girls in the World

From thousands, to 400, to 82, to 50… GB’s traditional list of the “50 Most Beautiful Girls in the World”, a thrill since the year 2000, has been released. For the first time since the list was created, a non-Big 2 (Miss World and Miss Universe) contest has more names on the list than the […]

Philippines wins Miss Tourism International 2013/14

PUTRAJAYA, Malaysia – Angeli Dione Gomez from the Philippines was crowned the Miss Tourism International 2013/2014 last night. The 20-year-old, who wanted to be a film director, was ecstatic to bring back the crown to Philippines after the country won it last year. “The first thing I plan to do is to meet my family […]

Who will be Miss Grand Slam 2013?

2013 has ended and it’s time to elect the Best of the Best: Miss Grand Slam 2013! The most beautiful girl among all those who placed in the finals of all the Grand Slam pageants held this year.  81 beauties (20 from Miss World, 16 from Miss Universe, 20 from Miss Supranational, 15 from Miss […]