Quantcast

All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘Miss World’

Elizabeth Safrit, Miss USA, Takes Third At Miss World

Elizabeth Safrit says that where she comes from–Kannapolis, North Carolina, to be exact–the words “small town” fit just perfectly, but most small towns can’t boast a resident who made it to one of the country’s biggest beauty pageants and won. And now, Kannapolis can claim a resident who made it to Miss World and took third place out of 122 …

Read More

Miss Honduras Accused Killers Refuse to Testify

The man, along with three accomplices, accused of killing Miss Honduras and her sister, refused to testify during their first court appearance on Tuesday. Miss Honduras and Miss World contestant Maria Jose Alvarado and her sister were found buried near a riverbank roughly 12 miles from the northwestern city of Santa Barbara on November 19. The two had disappeared while …

Read More

Miss Honduras, Sister Found Dead

Miss Honduras and Miss World contestant Maria Jose Alvarado and her sister were found buried near a riverbank roughly 12 miles from the northwestern city of Santa Barbara Wednesday. The two had disappeared while attending a resort hotel party last Thursday. The sister Sofia Trinidad’s boyfriend is currently being held by police under suspicion of murder. Alvarado, 19, who was …

Read More

Megan Young is Crowned Miss World Philippines 2013

Megan Young is definitely basking in the ambiance of royalty with her new title of prestige – Miss World. The 23-year-old was crowned Miss World Philippines 2013, Sept. 28, at the Hindu-dominated, Indonesian resort island in Bali. In an impressive denouement last night, Young executed a laudable performance out-shining a total of 126 beautiful contestants from various walks of life …

Read More

Miss Philippines Wins Miss World Competition

And the winner is…Miss Philippines! Megan Young, Miss Philippines 2013, was crowned Miss World at the competition on Saturday. The contest has faced many obstacles this year, including a mystery contestant, protests, and calls for the show to be banned. The final round of the competition was moved from Jakarta to the Indonesian resort island Bali after protests from Muslim …

Read More

Miss Uzbekistan Mystery Continues

Who knew a beauty pageant could offer more media excitement other than a fumbled answer from a contestant? It seems the Miss World competition is creating quite the buzz, mainly because they’re unaware how a certain contestant made it all the way to Miss World. It seems 18-year-old Miss Uzbekistan, Rakhima Ganieva, is a bit confused. Not about global politics …

Read More

Bikini Ban: Miss World Contestants to Wear Sarongs

Though they’ve been a staple of beauty pageants for decades, bikinis are not welcome this year at the Miss World competition. According to an Associated Press report, the organizers of the Miss World beauty pageant have banned bikinis from being worn on-stage at the competition. Instead, contestants will be wearing bikini tops along with long sarongs similar to those worn …

Read More