Mariana Notarângelo, Miss Brazil and Miss World Americas 2012, looked stunning in the world famous Rio’s carnival parade. She was one of the standouts of Grande Rio, one of the most traditional samba schools in Brazil. “Being part of one of the world’s most amazing cultural festivals, which is Rio’s carnival, was an unforgetable experience”, […]
Arriving in the Philippines at the weekend, Miss World Chairman Julia Morley & Miss World Yu Wenxia received rapturous greetings across the nation. Meeting them at the airport, Philippines National License Holder Cory Quirino and Philippines 2012 Queeneerich Rehman escorted the arrivals to a packed out press conference at the Manila Hotel. The Press conference saw Miss World, Queeneerich Rehman, and Gwendoline Ruais, 2011 Miss […]
The 17th Annual IGA Variety Scholarship Award Evening took place on the 5th of February at the Heath Ledger Theatre situated at the State Theatre Centre, Perth, Western Australia, with Miss World Chairman Julia Morley and Miss World Wenxia Yu invited as special guests. It was the first time Wenxia Yu visited Australia, and as expected, she charmed everyone she […]
The Times of India Group has bagged the franchise rights for the Miss Universe pageant in India. An agreement to this effect was recently signed at the Miss Universe headquarters in New York. Speaking on the occasion, Times Group MD Vineet Jain, said, “I am happy that the Miss Universe pageant is back once again […]
Another “hometown girl” was crowned in an international beauty contest: Miss Uruguay, Lorena Romaso, emerged as the winner, eding out 2nd placed Miss Brazil, Luíza Lorellay, and Georgina Bachour of Venezuela, who finished in third place. Beautiful Miss Uruguay, although competing at home, had always been considered the “front-runner” on this contest. Her victory […]
Paulina Krupińska was crowned Miss Polonia (Poland Universe) 2013 at the ATM Studio, in Warsaw. She will compete in Miss Universe 2013. The 1st runner-up was Żaneta Płudowska, and the 2nd runner-up was Aleksandra Szczęsna. Katarzyna Oracka and Patrycja Dorywalska completed the top 5. One of the runner-ups will compete in Miss International 2013. Courtesy of Damian Stroiński
Miss Universe 2012 Olivia Culpo of USA poses with Whulandary from West Sumatra province, winner of the Miss Indonesia Universe beauty contest, during the pageant’s final in Jakarta early on February 2. Whulandary will compete in Miss Universe 2013, later this year.
Miss Universe Olivia Culpo, of Cranston, R.I, and Miss Indonesia 2011 Maria Selena wave to photographers Thursday after a press conference in Jakarta, Indonesia. Culpo is in Jakarta as part of her world tour after winning the crown, and is scheduled to attend the Puteri Indonesia pageant on Friday evening.
An official statement was released today explaining that the mistakes in the numbers shown on last year’s Miss World Scoreboard were caused by human error, and that the announced results by the presenters during the live telecast were accurate: For more details, go to www.missworld.com
Currently touring India, Miss World Chairman Julia Morley and Miss World Yu Wenxia paid an important visit the Muktangan today, an NGO providing critical educational support for economically deprived children in the community. Vanya Mishra (India 2012) spends considerable time working with Muktangan, and her work in the run up to Miss World 2012 won her the Beauty with a Purpose […]
Adalgisa Colombo, a true myth in Brazilian pageantry, passed away last Friday in Rio de Janeiro, where she resided with her husband. She was 73. Crowned “Miss Brazil 1958″ representing the Federal Distric (Rio de Janeiro at that time), she competed in Long Beach and was always considered a favorite to win the crown. Colombo […]
It is confirmed: The 5th edition of the Miss Supranational beauty pageant will travel this September to Minsk, capital of Belarus. The final will take place at the Sports Hall in Minsk on Friday, September 6th. The contestants will arrive in the city on August 17th, and will travel to various spots around the country […]