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Czech wins Miss Earth 2012 title; German-Filipino model is Ms Earth ‘Air’

Miss Earth 2012 winner Tereza Fajksova of the Czech Republic, second from left, pose before a throng of photographers after being crowned at the coronation night Saturday Nov. 24, 2012 at Alabang, Muntinlupa city, south of Manila, Philippines. Other winners are 3rd runner up Camila Goncalves (left) of Brazil, 1st runner up Stephany Dianne Stefanowitz (second from right) of the Philippines, and 2nd runner up Osmariel Villalobos (right) of Venezuela. Organizers dubbed the Miss Earth, which attracted 80 beauty candidates from around the world, as the only beauty pageant with an advocacy to save Mother Earth.  AP Photo

German-Filipino model Stephany Stefanowitz bagged the Miss Earth-Air title during the 12th Miss Earth coronation night at Versailles Palace in Alabang, Muntinlupa City, on Saturday, sustaining the Philippines’ winning streak in the global competition.

Posted: November 25th, 2012 in Featured Gallery,Latest Global Nation Stories,Photos & Videos | Read More »

Miss World Philippines vows to befriend Chinese people

MISS WORLD 2012 winners:  (L-R) April Love Jordan, 3rd Princess; Mary Anne Ross Misa, 1st Princess, Queenierich Rehman, Miss World Philippines 2012; Vanessa Claudine Ammann, 2nd Princess; Brenna Cassandra Gamboa, 4th Princess during the coronation night at Manila Hotel in Manila.PHOTO BY RICHARD A. REYES

The newly crowned Miss World Philippines vows to make friends with as many Chinese as possible when she competes in the Miss World pageant in China in August.

Posted: June 25th, 2012 in Featured Gallery,Latest Global Nation Stories,Photos & Videos | Read More »

Eurasians, Fil-Ams dominate Mutya ng Pilipinas pageant


Eurasian and Filipino-American contestants dominated the 2011 Mutya ng Pilipinas pageant which culminated early Saturday morning at The Arena in San Juan City.

Posted: December 4th, 2011 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »