Miss Myanmar 2020 Thuzar Wint Lwin is unable to return to her country after reportedly earning the ire of the military junta that replaced her government.
Fearless Empress: Thuzar, 22, publicly spoke against the unrest in Myanmar, which began in February when the military seized control of the country, undoing a democratic election in which Aung San Suu Kyi’s National League for Democracy (NLD) party won by a landslide.
Miss Singapore and Miss Myanmar highlighted important social issues during the national costume segment of the 69th Miss Universe competition.
Racial hate: Miss Singapore candidate Bernadette Belle Ong wore the red and white colors of the Singaporean flag in a cape with the message “Stop Asian Hate” printed on the back during the show on Thursday at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel in Florida.
A finalist at this year’s Miss Universe Nepal is making history whether or not she takes home the crown on Wednesday night.
Ðo Thi Hà, a 19-year-old farmer’s daughter from the countryside, recently outshone 34 other candidates to become Miss Vietnam 2020.
The 5-foot-8-inch beauty from Thanh Hoa, a north-central province was crowned with the title on Friday night, Tuoi Tre News reported.
A 20-year-old candidate in the upcoming Miss Universe Philippines pageant has become an early favorite among social media users.
Steve Harvey almost made another blunder while announcing the winner of the National Costume segment of this year’s Miss Universe beauty pageant.
The 62-year-old “Family Feud” host excitingly announced the winner of the National Costume category on Sunday while standing next to Miss Malaysia, Shweta Sekhon, Complex reported.
Miss Myanmar Swe Zin Htet bravely came out as a lesbian just days before stepping on the stage for the final of Miss Universe on Sunday in Atlanta, Georgia.
Australia has found its Miss Universe bet for 2019 in Indian-born law graduate Priya Serrao.
Besting 28 other lovely ladies from across Australia, the 27-year-old Indian-Australian clinched the beauty pageant title at the Sofitel Hotel in Melbourne on Thursday night.
The former Miss Universe Australia was unable to board her plane at Denpasar Airport in Bali, Indonesia because a corner of her passport was damp.
Tegan Martin arrived in Indonesia on June 17 for a holiday retreat at the Bliss Sanctuary For Women in Ubud.
This year’s Miss Universe Vietnam received a slew of submission at the beginning of last month to choose a national costume to be worn by this year’s Vietnam representative, Hoang Thuy.
The Facebook page emphasized that the sketches should tell a story in its design. The contest will go until June 15 and the winning design will be chosen by the 27-year-old supermodel alongside the judges and the public.
Thai millionaire businessman and aspiring politician Kitjanut Chaiyosburana saw Jamneanphol’s post on social media, in which she described the elegant blue dress made by Princess Sirivannavari Nariratana as “ugly,” according to The Guardian.