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Russia wins the inaugural World Miss Tourism Ambassador

The inaugural World Miss Tourism Ambassador was held at the Newport Performing Arts Theater on Saturday, December 9, 2017. Forty-three lovely ladies from all around the world competed for the title. The winner was crowned by Miss Globe 2017 Khanh Ngan of Vietnam. The advocacy of the pageant focuses on promoting culture and tourism with the tagline "Beauty with a Mission."


Russia's Aidbedullina Talliya stood out among the forty-three candidates and brought home the first ever World Miss Toursim Ambassador title. While Vietnam's Lien Phuong was crowned Miss Eco Tourism; Chile's Francisca Ceballos, Miss Culture Tourism; Germany's Johanna Acs, Miss Ocean Tourism; South Africa's Talitha Bothma, Miss Fashion Tourism.

Special awards were given to; France, Miss Congeniality; Lithuania, Miss Bikini; India, Best in Talent, Mongolia, Best Tourism Video.

Making it to top 11 were the delegates from; Thailand, ASIA USA, Lithuania, Moscow Russia, Philippines and India…

Mikayla Holmgren competes in Miss Minnesota state pageant

In 2015, Mikayla Holmgren participated in the Junior Miss Amazing competition and took home the crown. The said pageant is for persons with disabilities. When she approached her mom, Sandi Holmgren, about entering the 2017 Miss Minnesota USA pageant, her mom said yes. At the time, Sandi had no idea what Mikayla joined, according to report on Today. 
“I just loved this day,” Mikayla told TODAY. “I was on that stage and they called my name, I was in tears. I was very emotional.”
“It didn’t really hit me that it was the Miss USA, Miss Universe pageant. There are so many pageants,” Sandi told TODAY“She chose the pageants of pageants and I got nervous.”



When Mikayla walked on the Miss Minnesota stage during the pageant finals, she just accomplished something important ehich is the first ever woman with down syndrome to compete in the Miss Minnesota USA state pageant. 
“I was not nervous,” she said, about preparing for the pageant.
She practiced walking in heels without tripping and particip…

Venezuela's Gabriel Correa wins Mister Supranational 2017

The 2nd edition of Mister Supranational took place in Krynica Zdroj, Poland, on December 2nd, where Mexico's Diego Garcy turned over the title to his successor.

Gabriel Correa, a 28-year-old, actor from Venezuela took home the Mister Supranational 2017 title with $12,000 USD cash prize.

The 1st runner-up was Spain's Alejandro Cifo Capilla, 2nd runner-up is Brazil's Matheus Song,
Slovakia's Michal Gajdosech, and Mexico's Hector Javier Parga were the 3rd and 4th runners-up, respectively.



Semi-finalists were  Malta, Justin Axiak, also awarded as Mister Supranational Europe, India, Altamash Faraz, awarded as Mister Supranational Asia and Oceania, United States, Cody Ondrick, awarded as Mister Supranational Americas, Poland,Jan Dratwicki, Indonesia, Gilbert Pangalila . Indonesia was the winner of the Vodi Fan Vote.

Among the 20 quarter-finalists were Chile, Romania, Puerto Rico, Japan, Suriname, Panama,  Afghanistan, Myanmar, Netherlands, and Philippines.


Special priz…

Koreas Jenny Kim wins Miss Supranational 2017

The Miss Supranational 2017 is the 9th edition of Miss Supranational beauty pageant, which will be held at Krynica Zdroj, Poland. Its new winner was crowned on Friday, December 1, 2017. Srinidhi Shetty of India crowned her successor.

63 stunning ladies from all over the world competed for the coveted Miss Supranational 2017 title.

Miss Supranational winner will fulfill her duties working for charitable causes, promoting tourism, goodwill among all nations and a healthy image.



Korea's Jenny Kim who represented her country last January during the 65th edition of the Miss Universe pageant took home tghe 2017 Miss Supranational crown. She's the first ever korean to win an international beauty pageant. Her runners-up were; Colombia, first runner-up, Romania, second runner-up, Ethiopia and Puerto Rico, third and fourth runners-up, respectively.




Make it to top 10 were; Colombia, Ethiopia, Korea, Poland, Romania, Philippines, Puerto Rico, Thailand, Portugal, Costa Rica

While the top …

Osmel Sousa Reacts with the Results of Miss Universe 2017

See what Osmel Sousa thought of the new Miss Universe and the non inclusion of Miss Mexico in the recently concluded Miss Universe pageant.

Watch the video here - See what Osmal Sousa saya about the new Miss Universe winner
Osmel also expressed his feelings through social networks regarding the performance of Keysi Sayago. "I am very happy with your development, now the successes in your life are starting, no doubt you are a great #orgullomissvenezuela I was sure you would reach the finalists".


South Africa wins Miss Universe after 39 years.

A total of 92 women from around the globe competed at the 66th edition of the Miss Universe pageant but only one of them walk away wearing the Miss Universe crown.
22-year-old Demi-Leigh Nel-Peters wowed not only the judges during the live telecast of the Miss Universe pageant but the whole viewers with her wit, charm, and beauty. Peters was crowned Miss Universe 2017 by France's Iris Mittenaere the reigning Miss Universe at The Axis at Planet Hollywood in Las Vegas, Nevada on Sunday night ET.

Also Read: Indonesia wins Miss International

Demi who just earned her degree in Business Management at North West University after making history at her high school for holding two leadership positions was kidnapped before heading to the Miss Universe competition.



Demi is South Africa's second Miss Universe since 1978 win Margaret Gardiner won the very first Miss Universe crown for South Africa.

During the final question, host Steve Harvey asked, "What qualitu in yourself are you m…

Miss Universe 2017: Live Stream

Must Read: TPQs Miss Universe 2017 Final Power Rankings

Miss Universe 2017 grand finale will start in a few hours. The 66th edition of the Miss Universe pageant will be held at the Axis Las Vegas, Nevada. 92 contestants are participating this year. The annual event will see Miss Universe 2016 winner France's Iris Mittenaere crown the new queen.

The event will kick-start at 9 am local time on November 27 and will go on for two hours. Of the 92 contestants taking part in the event, the top 16 will be chosen; four from each regions assigned by the organization.

Watch the Miss Universe 2017 pageant here!

Miss Universe 2017: TPQs Official Final Power Rankings

The 66th edition of the Miss Universe pageant is about to crown the new queen. Fans from all around the globe are going guns blazing with one another. It's that time of the year where fans are doing all they can do to show their support to their representative. It couldn't be more exciting seeing your candidates advance to the semi finals.

Without further ado about nothing, we proudly present our official final power rankings.


Also Read: TPQs Miss Universe 2017 Pre-Arrival Rankings

Our experts decided and have chosen Philippines' Rachel Peters to lead the pack. Undoubtedly, she is one of the strongest Philippine delegate to date. She is surely winning and killing it. She has all what it takes to be the next Miss Universe queen. Rachel loves coffee, the beach, surfing and interior design. Rachel found a way to combine all the things she loves by opening a small cafe on the small island of Siargao. She is an advocate for celebrating one's individuality despite all the …

Miss Universe 2017: Final Picks

It's that time of the year again where 92 beautiful women will battle it all out for the crown; the Miss Universe crown.


With only a day and few hours left before the 66th edition of the grandest pageant in the universe which will crown its new queen, the stakes are really getting higher. Preliminary competition, close-door interview, and national costume show are over. Now is the time to pick your bets.


Mexico's Denise Franco is my top pick for the crown. This 19 year-old high school graduate who is pursuing a degree in medicine will surely rock the Miss Universe stage. She works closely with Smile Train that provides free cleft and lip palatte surgery to children globally. She also works closely with a charity where she is able to visit abused children in their foster homes. Denise is really in it to win it.

In second place is Maria Poonlertlarp of Thailand. She has Bachelor's Degree in International Business Management and a Master's Degree in Marketing. She works a…

India wins its Six Miss World crown

A 20-year-old, medical student from Haryana won the 2017 Miss World crown. Manushi Chhillar is the new Miss World beating 117 other countries around the world.

Manushi Chillar has become the sixth Indian to be crowned Miss World. The 20-year-old will bring the crown back to India after 17 years. The last Indian to bag the title was Priyanka Chopra, who wore the crown in 2000.


Chhillar, who won both the Head to Head challenge and the Beauty with a purpose segment of the Miss World competition, impressed the judges with her final answer. When asked, which profession in the world deserves the highest salary and why, she answered, "My mother has been my biggest inspiration, so I have to say, a mother's job. It is not always about cash, but love and respect as well. A mother deserves that the most."

Also Read: TPQs Miss World Top Choice is India's Manushi Chhillar

Mexico's Andrea Meza and England's Stephanie Hill were the first and second runners-up, respectively…

Miss World 2017: Live Stream

Miss World 2017 grand finale will start in a few hours. The 67th edition of the Miss World pageant will be held at Sanya City Arena, China, and about 120 contestants are participating this year. The annual event will see Miss World 2016 winner Puerto Rico's Stephanie Del Valle crown the new queen. Also Read: TPQs' Miss World 2017 Final Power Rankings The event will kick-start at 7.30 pm local time on November 18 and will go on for three hours. Of the 118 contestants taking part in the event, the top 40 will be chosen following public voting, fast-track events and judges vote that kick-started early this month. Watch the Miss World 2017 only HERE.

Miss World 2017 : TPQs Final Power Rankings

In few hours the world will witness the crowning of the new Miss World. Last year's Miss World, Stephanie Del Valle of Puerto Rico will crown her successor.
Now let's unfold who among the 118 contestants will penetrate and battle out to be the new ambassador of "Beauty with a Purpose."


Leading our ranking is India's Manushi Chhillar. She is just divine and always has the elegance and charm. Her bubbly personality and wit will help here in claiming the top spot. She won the head to head challenge. She also penetrated the Top model, Multimedia, People's Choice and the Beauty with a Purpose fast track events.
In second place is France's Aurore Kichenin. This lass presented herself stunningly in the competition. Winning the head to head challenge gave her an automatic place to be a semi-finalist.
Coming in third place is Ugochi Ihezue of Nigeria. Winning the top model segment elevated her to surely snatch and be the continental queen of Africa or she could a…

Indonesia's Kevin Lilliana is Miss International 2017

The 2017 Miss International was held in Tokyo Dome City, Tokyo, Japan on November 14, 2017, crowning Indonesia's bet Kevin  Lilliana as Miss International 2017. The 57th Miss International pageant was attended by 71 contestants from different countries and territories.

Last year's winner Kylie Verzosa from the Philippines crowned her successor Kevin Lilliana. It's Indonesia's first ever Miss International since its inception.



Here’s the list of winners for the Miss International 2017:



Miss International 2017: Indonesua – Kevin lilliana.
1st Runner-up: Curacao – Chanelle De Lau
2nd Runner-up: Venezuela – Diana Croce
3rd Runner-up: Australia – Amber Drew
4th Runner-up: Japan – Natsuki Tsutsui

Top 8 Finalists

Ecuador – Jocelyn Mieles
Laos – Phounesup Phonnyotha
United Kingdom – Ashley Powell

Top 15 finalists

 Finland - Pihla Koivuniemi
 Ghana – Abigail Martey
 Honduras – Vanessa Villars
 Panama – Darelys Santos
 Slovakia – Petra Varaliová
 South Africa – Tayla Skye Robin…

Miss International 2017: TPQs' Final Power Rankings

Miss Universe 2017: TPQs Pre-Arrival Power Rankings

The fever is on as the most beautiful woman in the universe is about to be crowned.

As the girls started arriving we would like to present our pre-arrival power and first official rankings.

With their top six placement in the 65th edition of the Miss Universe pageant, they are surely going to continue the streak. Thailand's Maria Ehren is our top choice for this ranking. With her commanding presence, height, and her wit not to mention that she can speak six languages will she be the one destined to be crowned on November 26, 2017?

In second place is Demi Leigh Nel-Peters of South Africa. She has been a huge favorite since she was crowned so it's a no wonder that she is on top of this ranking.

France's Alicia Aylies came in third place, trying to win the back-to-back crown for her country. Philippines, USA and Indonesia are n fourth, fifth and sixth place, respectively.

Completing the top 15, Colombia, Australia, Venezuela, Aruba, Germany, Russia, Nigeria, Brazil and Cambo…

Teresita Ssen Marquez wins Reina HispanoAmericana 2017

25-year-old, actress and model, Teresita Ssen "Wynwyn" Marquez was crowned Reina HispanoAmericana 2017 held in Sta. Cruz Bolivia on November 4, 2017 making her the very first Filipina and the only Asian to win the crown. She was crowned by Maria Camila Soleibe from Colombia the last year's winner.



Wynwyn bested 26 other beauties in the competition which, celebrates the Hispanic heritage and culture.

She was asked how she would promote the Hispanic-American culture with the great difficulty or barrier of language, where she answered: “Language can be learned but the will and determination to contribute to the organization cannot. It has to come from the heart. It has to be natural. I believe that kindness is a universal language that if you treat people with tolerance, patience and love, you will understand each other. The Hispanic culture is not about language only. It’s about love for God, love for country, love for history and culture and love for family. As a Filipin…

Miss Earth 2017 is Philippines' Karen Ibasco

A 26 year-old licensed physicist, Karen Ibasco was in tears after being crowned Miss Earth 2017 by the outgoing Miss Earth 2016 Katherine Espin of Ecuador. The pageant was held at the Mall of Asia Arena on November 4, 2017.

Ibasco's winning answer for the final question which is, who or what she thinks is the biggest enemy of Mother Earth and why?

“I believe that the real problem in this world is not climate change. The real problem is us because of our ignorance and apathy. What we have to do is to start changing our ways, to start recalibrating our minds and redirecting our steps because together, as a global community, our micro-efforts will have a macro-effect to help save our home, our planet.”

Ibasco's elemental heroines are Australia’s Nina Robertson as Miss Earth Air 2017, Russia’s Lada Akimova as Miss Earth Fire 2017 and Colombia’s Juliana Franco as Miss Earth Water 2017.

Completing the list of the top 8 are Venezuela's Ninoska Vasquez, Thailand's Paweensuda D…

Vietnam's Khanh Ngan is Miss Globe 2017

62 gorgeous ladies from all over the globe competed for the Miss Globe 2017 crown held on November 4, 2017.

Khanh Ngan, 23 year-old from Vietnam has diligently prepared for this pageant to take home the Miss Globe 2017 crown. It's the first time that vietnam sent a delegate in this pageant.


Philippines' bet Nelda Ibe was adjudged first runner-up. While Siberia's bet was 2nd runner up, Albania and Cape Verde were the 3rd and 4th runners-up, respectively.

The rest of the top 15 were the delegates from; Armenia, Canada, USA, Thailand, Denmark, Italy, Estonia, Hungary, Macedonia, and Ghana.

Sharing her emotions after the crowning moment, she said: "I feel very proud when my efforts in the past months have paid off. This difinitely one of the most meaningful moment in my life."



Miss Earth 2017 Final Power Rankings

Who will be crowned the greatest heroine? Check out our final power rankings.

Laura Lehman is Miss World Philippines 2017

24-year-old, UAAP court side reporter and model was crowned Miss World Philippines 2017 at the revamped coronation night.

Laura Lehman attended high school at the International School of Manila. She was a touch rugby and softball player during this time. She also had subsequently accepted a scholarship to Occidental College in the US.

Lehman will be competing at the Miss World 2017 pageant later this year.



Making it to the winners' circles are Winwyn Marquez, Miss Reina Hispanoamericana Filipinas; Cynthia Tomalla, Miss Eco Philippines; Sophia Senoron, Miss Multinational; Glyssa Perez, 1st Princess and Zara Carbonell, 2nd Princess.

Top 10:

24 Zara Carbonell
35 Sofia Senoron
9 Teresita Ssen Marquez
32 Cynthia Thomalla
3 Glyssa Perez
28 Shiela Reyes
6 Jona Sweett
15 Laura Lehman
14 Cristina Coloma
26 Janela Cuaton

Miss World Philippines 2017 Top 15:

Sports: Glyssa Perez
Talent: Winwyn Marquez
Beach Beauty: Winwyn Marquez
Top Model: Cynthia Thomalla
Multimedia winner: Laura Lehmann
Zara…

Miss World Philippines 2017 Final Power Rankings

The revamped Miss World Philippines with its new organization will crown its winners tonight, September 3, 2017. Four crowns are at stake; Miss World Philippines, Miss Multinational Philippines, Miss Eco International and Reina Hispanoamericana Philippines. Who do you think will shine the brightest?

Below is our final power rankings.


Miss World Philippines - Wynwyn Marquez
Reina HispanoAmericana - Cynthia Tomalla
Miss Eco International - Janela Cuaton
Miss Multinational - Laura Lehman

Princesses and Spoilers: Jona Sweet and Sheila Reyes


Mary Esther Were works with SMILE TRAIN Africa

Miss Universe Kenya 2016 Mary Esther Were worked with Smile Train Africa as a part of National Cleft and Craniofacial Awareness Month. Mary Esther visited AIC-CURE International where she met with parents and children who were awaiting surgery and who had undergone surgery.


Smile Train is an international children’s charity that provides training, funding and resources to local doctors in 85+ developing countries to provide free cleft repair surgery and comprehensive cleft care in their own communities.


Source: Miss Universe

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