Rappler's latest stories on Miss World 2018
'Miss World doesn’t need anymore gimmickry, continental awards to get more people interested and the entire list of countries in existence to participate'
'I arrived in China feeling like the weight of the world was on my shoulders and now I leave China feeling absolute freedom,' Katarina says
Katarina took the risk, even if she already had a title to her name
The 26-year-old is the first woman from Mexico to bag the Miss World title
De Leon bests 117 other candidates from around the world
Help Katarina enter the final round of the competition
'Where peace lacks, everything else becomes present. Peace education is so important because it will teach the children and youth the differences between people and promote acceptance over exclusion,' Katarina says
Katarina shows she can dance too!
From Francis Libiran to Rosethal Tee, Katarina's outfits showcase Filipino talent and style
Miss World Philippines 2018 didn't believe in beauty pageants – but now she is among the country's most beloved beauty queens