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‘Beauties for a cause’ vie for Miss Teen Earth, Little Miss Earth PH crowns


With the hopes of influencing the younger generation to take action in arresting climate change and environmental degradation, a visionary tapped into teenagers and young girls.

Posted: May 27th, 2014 in Lifestyle Stories | Read More »

Wanted: Beauty queen with a heart that beats for the environment

Alyz Henrich of Venezuela celebrates as she is crowned Miss Earth 2013 by Tereza Fajksová, Miss Earth 2012, in a photo taken last year during the beauty pageant’s final night.  On Tuesday, 49 delegates to this year’s Miss Philippines-Earth pageant presented themselves to members of the media. RICHARD A. REYES

Greeting spectators “Happy Earth Day!” under the scorching heat of the summer sun, 49 delegates to this year’s Miss Philippines-Earth pageant presented themselves to members of the media at the poolside of the Solaire Resort and Casino in Parañaque City before noon on Tuesday.

Posted: April 23rd, 2014 in Lifestyle Stories,Photos & Videos | Read More »

Miss World gets own stamps

MISS WORLD Megan Young hopes people would bring back the lost art of letter-writing so they could use her stamps which were launched at the Philippine Postal Corp. on Monday. NIÑO JESUS ORBETA

Her grandparents are stamp collectors, 2013 Miss World Megan Young revealed during the launch Monday of commemorative stamps issued by the Philippine Postal Corporation (PHLpost) in her honor.

Posted: March 25th, 2014 in Featured Gallery,Lifestyle Stories,Photos & Videos | Read More »

Savoring Malaysia without having to leave Manila

ACHAR IKAN, Malaysian fish pickle

Savor something Malaysian without having to leave the country.

Posted: August 21st, 2013 in Editor's Pick,Featured Gallery,Food,Headlines | Read More »

Great-grandma served as new Mutya’s inspiration

MUTYA ng Pilipinas Koreen Medina (center) and her court, from left, 2nd Runnerup Kristian Aubrey Nolasco,Mutya ng Pilipinas-Overseas Asdis Karlsdottir, Mutya ng Pilipinas-Tourism International Angeli Dione Gomez and 1st RunnerupMaureen Montagne. RICHARD A. REYES

The recent death of her great-grandmother served to motivate newly crowned Mutya ng Pilipinas-Asia Pacific International Koreen Medina to clinch the coveted beauty title.

Posted: July 29th, 2013 in Lifestyle Stories | Read More »