Miss Earth Netherlands 2012

21-year old Shauny Wilhelmina Bult, from Boxtel, will represent the Netherlands in this year’s edition of Miss Earth, to be held at the Versailles Clubhouse in Manila (Philippines) on November 24th. Shauny stands 180 cm in height and is a Built Environment student.  This is the 12th edition of Filipino-based Miss Earth. Contestants will arrive […]

Miss Kazakhstan: Ineligible to compete in Miss Universe

Last May, media in Kazakhstan, including the portal Zakon.kz, reported that Miss Kazakhstan 2011 Aynur Tolueova would represent the country in Miss Universe 2012, while her 1st runner-up Evgeniya Klishina would compete in Miss World in Ordos, China. Recently, the same portal made a report about Tolueova’s preparation for the upcoming Miss Universe pageant to […]

Miss Trinidad & Tobago Universe 2012

Avionne Mark, a 23-year old student at the University of the West Indies, was crowned Miss Trinidad and Tobago Universe 2012 during an event held at the National Academy for the Performing Arts (NAPA) in Port of Spain on October 21st. The runner-ups were Jessica Didier, Sarah Waddell, Ria Da Costa and Mauricia De Peza. […]

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 […]