Miss Universe

Memahami kontes kecantikan yang penuh kontroversi

Oct 17, 2017 - 6:57 PM

Meskipun terus mendapatkan komentar negatif dan kecaman, nyatanya hingga sekarang kontes-kontes kecantikan masih terus ada dan semakin berkembang. Mengapa?

Bunga Jelita Ibrani melambaikan tangan seusai dinobatkan sebagai Puteri Indonesia 2017 dalam malam final 'Puteri Indonesia 2017' di Jakarta Convention Center (JCC), Senayan, Jakarta, Sabtu. 1 April. Bunga Jelita Ibrani mengalahkan Karina Nadila dari Nusa Tenggara Timur dan Kevin Liliana dari Jawa Barat. Foto oleh M Agung Rajasa/ANTARA FOTO. Bunga Jelita Ibrani melambaikan tangan seusai dinobatkan sebagai Puteri Indonesia 2017 dalam malam final 'Puteri Indonesia 2017' di Jakarta Convention Center (JCC), Senayan, Jakarta, Sabtu. 1 April. Bunga Jelita Ibrani mengalahkan Karina Nadila dari Nusa Tenggara Timur dan Kevin Liliana dari Jawa Barat. Foto oleh M Agung Rajasa/ANTARA FOTO.

Nia Sanchez,Tegan Martin on life after Miss Universe

Oct 13, 2017 - 12:00 PM

The two former title holders share tips for aspiring beauty queens and their project called Universal Confidence

'Miss Universe 2017' akan digelar di Las Vegas, AS

Sep 29, 2017 - 9:01 AM

Iris Mittenaere akan menyerahkan mahkotanya pada juara baru di Planet Hollywood Resort Casino, November 2017

PENERUS. Miss Universe 2016, Iris Mittenaere akan menyerahkan mahkota pada penerusnya di bulan November mendatang. Foto dari Miss Universe Organization

CONFIRMED: Miss Universe 2017 to be held in Las Vegas, USA

Sep 29, 2017 - 8:00 AM

Iris Mittenaere is set to crown her successor at the Planet Hollywood Resort and Casino in November

LOOK: Marlon Stockinger's sweet birthday message for Pia Wurtzbach

Sep 27, 2017 - 12:55 PM

'Make her feel like everyday is her birthday. Here's to many more with you, [Pia], more gifts and blessings,' Marlon tells his girlfriend

HAPPY BIRTHDAY PIA. Marlon Stockinger greets his girlfriend, Miss Universe 2015 Pia Wurtzbach on her special day. Screengrab from Instagram/@marlonstockinger

SAKSIKAN: Jawab Cepat bersama Puteri Indonesia 2017 Bunga Jelitha

Sep 13, 2017 - 11:23 AM

Lipstik atau pensil alis? Apa pesan Bunga untuk para ‘haters’?

SAKSIKAN: Persiapan Bunga Jelitha menuju 'Miss Universe 2017'

Sep 12, 2017 - 12:25 PM

Puteri Indonesia 2017 Bunga Jelitha Ibrani akan melaju ke ajang Miss Universe 2017 pada November mendatang Bagaimana persiapannya?

Inilah jadwal kontes kecantikan internasional 2017

Sep 06, 2017 - 12:29 PM

Indonesia kembali mengirimkan perempuan-perempuan terpilih untuk berkompetisi dengan negara lain dalam berbagai kontes kecantikan sedunia

Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

Is Pia Wurtzbach ready for MMFF film with Vice, Daniel Padilla?

Jul 18, 2017 - 4:59 PM

Pia talks about her preparations for the movie

MOVIE PREPARATIONS. Pia Wurtzbach says she is doing acting workshops to prepare herself for the MMFF movie. Photo by Rob Reyes/Rappler

IN PHOTOS: Inside Jollibee's 1,000th store

Jul 03, 2017 - 8:15 PM

Miss Universe 2015 Pia Wurtzbach joins Jollibee executives at the blessing and ribbon cutting ceremony of the fast food giant s 1 000th store

Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

PH will not host 66th Miss Universe pageant

Jun 22, 2017 - 3:21 PM

Tourism Secretary Wanda Teo says that the country will not host the 2017 pageant

Maxine Medina on the pressures of being Miss Universe host delegate

Jun 02, 2017 - 10:19 PM

Maxine speaks up on the possibility of the Philippines hosting the Miss Universe pageant again

PH might host Miss Universe 2017 – DOT

May 26, 2017 - 12:52 AM

Tourism secretary Wanda Teo says the Miss Universe Organization has approached the department about hosting the pageant

Pia Wurtzbach is new UNAIDS Asia-Pacific goodwill ambassador

May 03, 2017 - 5:19 PM

I will use my voice my social media following for this advocacy People who are following me right now at least when they look at me they ll know that I am advocating for HIV AIDS the beauty queen says

SPREADING AWARENESS. UNAIDS Director for Asia and the Pacific Steve Kraus hands Miss Universe 2015 Pia Wurtzbach the certificate of her assignment as UNAIDS Goodwill Ambassador. Photo by David Lozada/ Rappler

Senate probe, Minority bloc, Dela Rosa | Evening wRap

May 01, 2017 - 8:18 PM

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8 fun facts: Meet Miss Universe PH 2017 Rachel Peters

May 01, 2017 - 6:23 PM

Who is Rachel Peters? Get to know Maxine Medina s successor former Miss World Philippines candidate and animal lover here

Trump on Kim, De Lima, Binibining Pilipinas 2017 | Midday wRap

May 01, 2017 - 1:02 PM

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READ: Maxine Medina's farewell speech, message to successor

May 01, 2017 - 3:05 AM

Here s Maxine Medina s final speech as Miss Universe Philippines 2016

READ: Miss Universe PH 2017 Rachel Peters' winning Q&A

May 01, 2017 - 2:41 AM

Here s the answer that won Rachel Peters the Binibining Pilipinas Universe 2017 crown

MESSAGE TO LEADERS. Rachel Peters says that given a chance, she would speak about the country's divisiveness to the ASEAN leaders. Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

IN PHOTOS: Pia Wurtzbach at Bb Pilipinas 2017 coronation night

May 01, 2017 - 1:41 AM

Miss Universe 2015 hosts the big night

[POLL] Bb Pilipinas 2017: Who should be crowned Miss Universe PH?

Apr 30, 2017 - 7:52 PM

Who among the 40 candidates should represent the Philippines in Miss Universe 2017? Vote for your favorite in Rappler s unofficial poll

Winning a beauty pageant: does age matter?

Apr 01, 2017 - 3:02 PM

The Bb Pilipinas 2017 batch has no candidates below 21 years old though rules say candidates can be at least 17

Apa kesan Miss Universe 2016 Iris Mattinaere tentang Indonesia?

Apr 01, 2017 - 1:38 PM

Iris Mattinaere mengaku memiliki hubungan yang spesial dengan penyanyi Anggun C Sasmi Dia pernah menjadi juri ketika Mattinaere mengikuti kontes Miss France 2016

MISS UNIVERSE 2016. Iris Mittenaere yang terpilih sebagai Miss Universe 2016 sedang berada di Indonesia selama enam hari. Foto diambil dari akun instagram @irismittenaeremf

Rhett Eala on designing Maxine Medina's Miss Universe gowns

Mar 28, 2017 - 8:10 PM

Designer Rhett Eala shares the excitement and the challenge of dressing up Miss Universe Philippines 2016 Maxine Medina during the competition

WATCH: Pia Wurtzbach appears in Massari's 'So Long' music video

Mar 25, 2017 - 12:29 PM

So Long is the first single off the Lebanese Canadian singer s upcoming album

Pia Wurtzbach opens up on career plans, clarifies IMG gig

Mar 09, 2017 - 7:38 AM

Pia Wurtzbach says she is signed to IMG Universe – not IMG Models – for the next 3 years

Downy #NeverFade Parfum Collection Philippines Launch. Photo by Martin San Diego/Rappler

WATCH: Pia Wurtzbach pays surprise tribute to sister Sarah

Mar 09, 2017 - 12:12 AM

In an earnest speech Pia also reflects on life after Miss Universe Longevity and impact she said is about creating a legacy not a moment

Photo by Martin San Diego/Rappler

Women 'take over' the House of Representatives

Mar 06, 2017 - 9:45 PM

UPDATED Female lawmakers take the lead during the House session on Monday March 6 as the world celebrates International Women s Month

WOMEN RULE. Miss Universe 2016 Maxine Medina pose with female lawmakers during the session on March 6. Photo by Mara Cepeda/Rappler

Why PH language chief is disappointed in Maxine Medina

Mar 01, 2017 - 11:55 PM

Buwisit na buwisit ako doon eh National Artist Virgilio Almario says of the Philippine candidate s refusal to tap an interpreter during the Miss Universe 2016 pageant

MAXINE MEDINA. NCCA Chair Virgilio Almario speaks out against Miss Universe Philippines 2016 Maxine Medina's choice to answer in English during the finals. File photo shows Maxine being announced by host Steve Harvey as a top 13 finalist Photo courtesy of HO/The Miss Universe Organization

IN PHOTOS: Miss Canada Siera Bearchell in PH for Tim Hortons opening

Feb 25, 2017 - 5:43 PM

Siera Bearchell talks about her advocacy and her plans after finishing in the Top 9 of the Miss Universe pageant

#DuterteLive: Launch of the Bangsamoro Transition Commission

Feb 24, 2017 - 6:26 PM

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SAKSIKAN: Sepenggal kisah Kezia Warouw dari ajang ‘Miss Universe 2016’

Feb 09, 2017 - 10:10 AM

Puteri Indonesia 2016 Kezia Warouw meraih Top 13 dan Miss Phoenix Smile di ajang ‘Miss Universe’

Bincang Rappler: Kisah Kezia Warouw di Miss Universe 2016

LOOK: 'Dancing Queen' Dayanara Torres makes grand 'ASAP' return

Feb 05, 2017 - 7:45 PM

Check out the photos from the special occasion and see what friends like Gary V have to say about Dayanara s return

Dayanara Torres on her past loves Aga Muhlach, Marc Anthony

Feb 03, 2017 - 11:25 PM

Dayanara is set to appear on ASAP for the show s 22nd anniversary

WATCH: Pia Wurtzbach surprises Miss Universe fans at ticketing booth

Feb 03, 2017 - 8:02 PM

These fans reactions are priceless

'INCOGNITO.' Miss Universe 2015 Pia Wurtzbach surprises fans at a ticketing booth days before she crowned her successor. Screengrab from Facebook/piantastic

Observing new directions for the Miss Universe pageant

Feb 02, 2017 - 9:01 PM

A new Miss Universe has been crowned but the 2016 pageant signaled the beginning of a new era in other ways – here s how Miss Universe is changing its message

Iris Mittenaere, Miss France 2016 is crowned Miss Universe at the conclusion The 65th MISS UNIVERSE® Telecast airing on FOX at 7:00 PM ET live/PT tape-delayed on Sunday, January 29 from the Mall of Asia Arena. The new winner will move to New York City where she will live during her reign and become a spokesperson for various causes alongside The Miss Universe Organization.

LOOK: Pia Wurtzbach, Marlon Stockinger visit Bato dela Rosa

Feb 02, 2017 - 6:45 PM

Pia and Marlon take photos with the PNP Chief and his son

LOOK: Miss Universe 2016 Iris Mittenaere leaves PH

Feb 02, 2017 - 4:55 PM

France s Iris Mittenaere departs for New York after being crowned Miss Universe 2016

10 Miss Universe 2016 candidates share fond PH memories

Feb 01, 2017 - 9:22 PM

Miss Universe 2016 Iris Mittenaere will miss the mangoes and the warm welcoming people – here s more of the candidates on what they ll miss about the Philippines

CEBU, PHILIPPINES - JANUARY 17: Miss Universe Dominican Republic, Sal Garcia visits Cebu in the Philippines on January 17, 2017. The Miss Universe contestants are touring, filming, rehearsing and preparing to compete for the Miss Universe crown in the Philippines. Tune in to the FOX telecast at 7:00 PM ET live/PT tape-delayed on Sunday, January 29, live from the Philippines to see who will become Miss Universe. HO/The Miss Universe Organization (Photo by Benjamin Askinas/Miss Universe Organization via WME IMG Collection)

Miss Universe Bulgaria gives her evening gown to Filipino teen

Jan 31, 2017 - 10:23 PM

Violina Ancheva gives the gown she wore to the pageant to the daughter of a single mom

MISS BULGARIA. Violina Ancheva gives her gown to a lucky Filipino teen. Photo courtesy of HO/The Miss Universe Organization

After Miss Universe, praise and notes for PH bet Maxine Medina

Jan 31, 2017 - 9:42 PM

Former Miss Universe queens Leila Lopes Margie Moran Gloria Diaz and pageant mentor Jonas Gaffud weigh in on Maxine Medina s Top 6 finish

MISS PHILIPPINES. Maxine Medina finishes in the Top 6 at Miss Universe 2016. Photo courtesy of HO/Miss Universe Organization

Maxine Medina on Miss Universe 2016 journey: 'I gave and offered my best'

Jan 31, 2017 - 8:36 PM

I know that I am capable and I rose from the challenges that I ve been through Most importantly I know that my fellow Filipinos also think that I can Maxine says

Philippine Constabulary, Andanar, ceasefire | Evening wRap

Jan 31, 2017 - 8:31 PM

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Charlene Gonzalez congratulates Maxine Medina after Miss Universe pageant

Jan 31, 2017 - 5:49 PM

I commend you Maxine for being a strong woman and for pushing forward despite the pressure and challenges being thrown your way says Charlene who represented the Philippines in 1994

Did Andanar misquote Duterte in column?

Jan 31, 2017 - 3:07 PM

Presidential Communications Secretary Martin Andanar claims the President uttered song lyrics during the presentation of Miss Universe contestants even if the official transcript belies this

Why embracing #RealBeauty is embracing diversity

Jan 31, 2017 - 2:28 PM

It s not a quality a trait or even our biology that determines this

LOOK: Pia Wurtzbach and Marlon Stockinger at Miss Universe after-party

Jan 31, 2017 - 1:40 PM

Pia and Marlon pose for cameras at the Miss Universe after party red carpet

Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

Now that we have a new Miss Universe...

Jan 31, 2017 - 11:56 AM

Pageant blogger Norman Tinio shares his thoughts after the grand coronation

Photo from HO/The Miss Universe Organization

#ThewRap: Things you need to know, January 31, 2017

Jan 31, 2017 - 11:10 AM

Hello Here s a round up of news you need to know this Tuesday

Jee Ick Joo case, Wurtzbach on Medina, Trump | Midday wRap

Jan 31, 2017 - 11:07 AM

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