Thulisa Keyi was announced Miss World South Africa 2018

Thulisa Keyi was announced Miss World South Africa 2018 on Sunday 27th May. Miss World South Africa 2017, Adè van Heerden, stated “I hand the crown over with a full heart!” Thulisa competed with 11 other contestants for the title.  Karishma Ramdev, Noxolo Ndebele & and Thandokazi Mfundisi were runners up. 


Miss World | Celia Monterrosa represents Honduras.

Miss World Honduras 2017, Celia Monterrosa, handed over her reign to Dayana Sabillon on Saturday 16th June. Celia enjoyed her year very much and it was an emotional moment for both titleholders. The grand final was hosted by Bayron Floress and Nora Erazo. 

Dayana won the two special subsidiary awards Señorita Mejores Piernas Energy and Señorita Mangys Elegancia. This gave her a good number of points towards the final selection. Angeleque Reyes, from Angelopedia, reports,

“Dayana was the epitome of grace and elegance. She not only represented herself and her region beautifully, she also answered the questions with confidence and fluency. With the theme of ‘My Beauty is the power of my Voice’, Dayana definitely made sure that her beauty became her voice at the finale.”

Miss World launches World Menstrual Hygiene Day

Beauty With A Purpose has supported Manushi Chhillar’s program to bring greater awareness of the huge difficulties faced by young women as a result of not having access to feminine hygiene.

Manushi spoke on World Menstruation Day, 28th May, “As a young woman, aspiring to be a doctor, it is shocking to see the shame, discrimination and indignity suffered by more than 300 hundred million women in my country because of menstruation. World Menstruation Day is the opportunity to highlight this problem and promote the message that all women should have free or affordable access to Feminine Hygiene products.”

“We can change the world today” Manushi said, as she joined hundreds of women in a 3 km walk through the streets of Delhi, in searing temperatures of 45 degrees centigrade on 28th May! The walk was organised by sustainable pad manufacturers Aakar, in association with the Delhi Municipal Government.

Afterwards, a special event will take place at the Delhi Convention Centre.

Miss World Malta 2018 & Mr World Malta 2018.

The combined finale was held on Sunday 20th May. Maria Ellul and Daryl Azzopardi were elected as representatives for Miss & Mr World 2018. Maria was crowned by her predecessor, Michela Galea. Daryl took over the reign from Timmy Puschkin. 28 contestants vied to be the Miss World representative and 20 for the Mr World title.

It was an impressive, 24th Anniversary show, organised by Modelle International and aired at 10pm on Net TV.  The contest raised a terrific 13,000 euro in aid of Dr Klown Charity, which is active in the Mater Dei Hospital. Dr Klown provides stress relief through fun and laughter to the young patients. All contestants participated in competitions, interviews, photo-shoots and other features, in the run up to the final, which were documented in the on the TV programme Gateway To Miss & Mr World.


21 year old Maria hails from Żabbar. She is a talented saxophonist who has performed with the Big Band Brothers, Malta Youth Orchestra and the Malta Police Band. Maria intends to further her studies in music, European Studies and International Relations.

Daryl is an Accounts Executive from Is-Swatar. He’s a keen sailor, likes keeping fit and listening to hip-hop and R’n’B music.


Miss World Trinidad & Tobago franchise launch.

The new Miss World T&T National Director described the large, supportive turnout as “overwhelming… We have created a buzz and excitement around the country. This is through the introduction of our very dynamic and diverse team, website and social media pages. I believe we have restored hope in the nation, in the manner we re-branded the franchise… It all boiled down to passion and having faith in Trinidad and Tobago.”
The Miss World T&T team stated “We intend to give the best we can to ensure the Miss World brand is treated with the utmost dignity.”

The supportive attendees included The Mayor or Port of Spain, Members of Parliament, Former Miss World Trinidad & Tobago winners, including Miss World 1986 – Giselle Laronde West, a former franchise holder, sponsors, hair and make-up stylists and members of the press. Visual and audio presentations demonstrated Trinidad and Tobago’s success at Miss World. For example, Gabrielle Walcott’s Beauty with a Purpose win in 2008.

Miss World Trinidad & Tobago 2017, Chandini Chanka.

Giselle Laronde-West expressed her trust in the new organisation “I am very happy to see we have someone at the helm who could take Trinidad and Tobago forward.” Further encouragement came from a former franchise holder, “I am so happy this is happening and I hope it positively inspires others in other arenas,”



Miss Pakistan world Anzhelika Tahir walks the Cannes red carpet.

Foto All Pakistan Drama Page.

Anzhelika Tahir, who was crowned Miss Pakistan World in the year 2015 recently made her first ever appearance at the Cannes Film Festival this year. The beauty queen has also represented Pakistan at the Miss Earth 2016 pageant. Dressed in a gorgeous outfit and donning her lovely crown, Anzhelika looked stunning at the red carpet.

Foto All Pakistan Drama Page.
“I feel very happy and proud for stepping on that carpet and being announced as Miss Pakistan. Being a part of this festival is a big pleasure and an honor, but there’s a lot of hard work behind those beautiful pictures.” she wrote


Miss World Belarus 2018 “Maria Vasilevich”

Maria Vasilevich took over the Miss World Belarus reign from Ekaterina Savchuk, on Staurday 5th May. Maria is 20-years-old and from Minsk. She is a student of the Belarusian State Economic University and fluent in Belarusian and Russian. Her ambition is to become a TV presenter.

Maria was competing with 30 other finalists for the white gold, cubic zirkonia and topaz crown. She also received 12,000 Belarusian rubles ($6000 USD) prize money and a SUV Geely Atlas 4×4 car.

There were approximately 3,500 spectators at the 11th edition of the contest. The National Final is run by the Head of State and the President of Belarus attends. It is a culmination of three weeks of beneficial, hard work.


Miss World | Miss World 2017 Visit to Philippines

Miss World was welcomed by the hosts of this visit, Arnold Vegafria, Miss World Philippines’ Licence Holder, and the team from Resorts World.



Manushi was the first Miss World to try Resorts World’s new Project Runway. It gives direct access from the airport terminal to the Hotels at Resort World. “That’s the easiest and fastest arrival I’ve experienced anywhere in the world. It’s taken less than 30 minutes from stepping off the aircraft, to being in my hotel,” she explained.


Miss World later attended a special event before a private dinner at the Resort. Manushi will enjoy some of the sites of Manila with Miss World Philippines, Laura Lehmann, before they meet the Miss world team to discuss Laura’s Beauty With A Purpose project. Laura’s aim is to build a milk bank for the Jose Reyes Memorial Medical Centre’s Maternity Ward.