Japan wins its very first Miss International title

Hometown Advantage: Miss Japan, Ikumi Yoshimatsu, was crowned Miss International 2012 after a marathonic 5-hour gala with endless breaks and performances held at the Budokan Martial Arts Hall in Okinawa, Japan.  It is the first time Japan wins the competition. 1st runner-up was Finland, 2nd runner-up Sri Lanka, 3rd runner-up was Dominican Republic and 4th […]

Fashion for Smiles: A Successful Event

“Fashion for Smiles”, a spectacular fashion show first of its kind, took place at the Crowne Plaza convention center in Managua, Nicaragua, with the participation of reigning Miss Universe Leila Lopes and 15 of this year’s competitors from the Americas. The successful gala managed to fill up the venue to total capacity. Organized by Operation […]

Miss Ukraine Universe 2012

19-year old Anastasia Chernova, from Kharkiv, was crowned Miss Ukraine Universe 2012 during an event held in Kiev on October 18th. Anastasia, standing 177 cm in height will now represent Ukraine during the Miss Universe 2012 competition in Las Vegas, USA, December 19th.

Reina Hispanoamericana 2012: Press Presentation

21 of the 22 contestants competing in Reina Hispanoamericana 2012 were officially presented to the press during a special conference held October 17th at Promociones Gloria in Santa Cruz, Bolivia, host city of the pageant. The beauties will participate in an extensive schedule of activities which include a visit to the country’s capital city of […]

Miss Universo Chile 2012: Presentation of Finalists

Organizers of the Miss Universo Chile 2012 beauty competition presented officially the 14 finalists that will be vying for the title, during the final at Casino Enjoy Santiago on October 26th. Luciano Marocchino, franchise holder for Chile of the Miss Universe Organization, stated that hundreds of accomplished women applied to take part in the competition. […]

I Was She: Miss Universe India Dethroned

“I am She “, organizers of Miss Universe India, announced on Wednesday that the winner of this year’s competition Urvashi Rautela was dethroned due to conflicts that jeopardized her participation in the international Miss Universe pageant to take place in Las Vegas. The press release sent by the organization stated the following: We would like […]

Miss International 2012: Judges for Final announced

The Miss International beauty pageant has announced the panel of judges that will have the responsibility of choosing the Top 12 finalists and the new titleholder during the finals at the Budokan Prefectural Hall of Martial arts on October 21st.  They are: Hiroko Sho Public Interest Incorporated Foundation for Okinawa Cultural Promotion Okinawa Institute of […]

Miss Serbia 2012 Resigns

24-year old Nikolina Bocic, who had won the crown of Miss Serbia 2012 last October 6th and earned to right to represent her country in Miss World 2013, has given up the title over claims that she was married to Canadian tennis player Frank Dancevic. The company Miss Yu, organizers of the contest, explained to […]

Miss Universe Botswana 2012

19-year old Sheillah Molelekwa was crowned Miss Universe Botswana 2012 during the annual competition held at the Gaborone International Convention Center (GICC) on October 14th. Standing 175 cm in height, Sheillah will now travel to Las Vegas (USA) to compete in this year’s Miss Universe pageant scheduled for December 19.

Brazil wins Miss Globe International 2012

Jakeline Oliveira, Miss Brazil, was the winner of Miss Globe International 2012 (not to be confused with Albanian-based Miss Globe) an event which took place in Northern Cyprus. Miss Belarus was the 1st runner-up and Miss Kazakhstan was the 2nd runner-up. Misses Guinea and Ukraine rounded out the Top 5. About 40 countries and territories […]