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Hontiveros seeks Senate probe into Miss Earth sexual harassment issue

Nov 12, 2018 - 4:25 PM

'Sexual harassment has no place anywhere, especially in a pageant that claims to uphold the value and power of women,' says Senator Risa Hontiveros

NO TO DROP BOXES. Senator Risa Hontiveros threatens to dissolve the budget allotted for the DILG's community-based thrust against crime and drugs: Masa Masid. File photo from Hontiveros' Facebook page

Sexual harassment? 'Amado Cruz too old, weak,' says staff

Nov 12, 2018 - 4:00 PM

The longtime Miss Earth pageant sponsor earlier denied allegations of sexual harassment

TRANSCRIPT: Miss International 2018 speeches

Nov 09, 2018 - 6:56 PM

Read the speeches of the pageant’s Top 8!

SPEAKING OUT. Mariem Claret Velazco Garcia talks about her advocacy at the Miss International 2018 speech portion. Screenshot from YouTube.com/missinter2009

Venezuela's Mariem Claret Velazco Garcia wins Miss International 2018

Nov 09, 2018 - 6:16 PM

She succeeds Kevin Lilliana of Indonesia

HAPPY BIRTHDAY. Mariem Claret Velazco Garcia of Venezuela wins the Miss International 2018 title on her birthday. Screenshot from Youtube.com/missinter2009

FULL LIST: Winners, Miss International 2018

Nov 09, 2018 - 6:07 PM

Congratulations to the new batch of beauty queens!

MISS INTERNATIONAL 2018. Mariem Claret Velazco Garcia wins the coveted Miss International title. Photo from Facebook.com/Miss.International.bp

PH's Ahtisa Manalo is 1st runner-up in Miss International 2018

Nov 09, 2018 - 6:04 PM

Venezuela is Miss International 2018

LOOK BACK: The Miss Earth controversies

Nov 08, 2018 - 5:29 PM

The pageant has made headlines through the years, some of them for the wrong reasons

Journey ends for Alyssa Muhlach Alvarez in Reina Hispanoamericana 2018

Nov 04, 2018 - 12:05 PM

Venezuela is Reina Hispanoamericana 2018

IN PHOTOS: Miss Earth 2018 highlights

Nov 04, 2018 - 11:42 AM

Check out the evening's best moments!

IN PHOTOS: Phuong Khanh Nguyen's Miss Earth 2018 journey

Nov 04, 2018 - 10:36 AM

Here's a look back at the journey of Vietnam's first Miss Earth titleholder

TRANSCRIPT: Miss Earth 2018 'hashtag,' Q and A segments

Nov 03, 2018 - 11:05 PM

Candidates shared their thoughts on pressing issues of today

PH bet Celeste Cortesi finishes in Miss Earth 2018 Top 8

Nov 03, 2018 - 10:57 PM

Vietnam's Phuong Khanh Nguyen is crowned Miss Earth 2018

FULL LIST: Winners, Miss Earth 2018

Nov 03, 2018 - 7:30 PM

Miss Earth 2017 Karen Ibasco from the Philippines will be passing on her crown

MISS EARTH 2018. Candidates to the Miss Earth beauty pageant pose for photos by the poolside during a press presentation in Manila on October 11, 2018. Photo by Ted Aljibe/ AFP

Miss Grand International 2018 Clara Sosa faints on stage after winning title

Oct 26, 2018 - 11:25 AM

Like a true queen, she makes a quick recovery

QUICK RECOVERY. Miss Grand International 2018 Clara Sosa bounces back after fainting briefly as she was declared the pageant's new queen. Photo from Instagram.com/_clarasosa

Journey ends for Eva Patalinjug in Miss Grand International 2018

Oct 26, 2018 - 12:04 AM

Paraguay's Clara Sosa is Miss Grand International 2018

IN PHOTOS: Mr World Philippines 2018 Competition Night highlights

Oct 25, 2018 - 3:52 PM

Check out the evening's top moments here

WATCH: Eva Patalinjug slips, but doesn't fall in pageant prelims

Oct 25, 2018 - 12:51 PM

'I hope that I have shown courage, strength, and the essence of rising from every stumble in life,' she says

AIMING FOR THE MGI CROWN. Eva Patalinjug succeeds Elizabeth Clenci as the new Bb Pilipinas Grand International titleholder on March 18. File photo by Rappler

FULL LIST: Mr World Philippines 2018 winners

Oct 23, 2018 - 11:45 PM

Check the full list of winners here

Michele Gumabao finishes as top 15 finalist in Miss Globe 2018

Oct 22, 2018 - 9:50 AM

China's Yu Yizhou is Miss Globe 2018

Q and A: Miss Universe PH Catriona Gray on why style and substance matters

Oct 21, 2018 - 10:41 AM

Rappler's Voltaire Tayag talks with the country's bet to the Miss Universe pageant on her sense of style and what she will never wear again

Photo by Voltaire Tayag/Rappler

LOOK: Miss Earth candidates plant mangroves in Legazpi City

Oct 20, 2018 - 8:00 PM

The 30 ladies, including Miss Philippines Celeste Cortesi, lead the mangrove planting at Barangay Puro

Photo by Rhaydz Barcia/Rappler

Q&A: Catching up with Ahtisa Manalo at her Miss International send-off

Oct 20, 2018 - 2:57 PM

Voltaire Tayag talks to Bb. Pilipinas International 2018 Ahtisa Manalo before she headed off to Tokyo

BB. PILIPINAS INTERNATIONAL. Ahtisa Manalo gets ready to compete in the Miss International pageant in November. Photo by Voltaire Tayag

IN PHOTOS: Meet the candidates of Miss Earth 2018

Oct 12, 2018 - 12:06 PM

Around 90 candidates are vying to become the organization's ambassador for the environment

GODDESSES OF THE EARTH. Candidates to the Miss Earth beauty pageant pose for photos by the poolside during a press presentation in Manila on October 11, 2018. Photo by Ted Aljibe/ AFP

READ: Katarina Rodriguez’s winning answer at Miss World Philippines 2018

Oct 08, 2018 - 1:21 AM

Read Katarina's response to a tough question about pageants and feminism

NEW QUEEN. Katarina Rodriguez breezes through the pageant to win the Miss World Philippines 2018 crown. Photo by Rob Reyes/Rappler

TRANSCRIPT: Miss World Philippines 2018 Q and A

Oct 08, 2018 - 12:46 AM

(UPDATED) Which answer impressed you the most?

Q&A. Denielle Magno, along with the other Top 10 finalists answer questions about the environment, Filipino identity, and inclusivity. Photo by Rob Reyes/ Rappler

Katarina Rodriguez is Miss World Philippines 2018

Oct 08, 2018 - 12:37 AM

Check the full list of winners here!

NEW QUEENS. Katarina Rodriguez is Miss World Philippines 2018. Photo by Amanda Lago/Rappler

IN PHOTOS: Miss World Philippines 2018 swimsuit segment

Oct 07, 2018 - 10:45 PM

The candidates channel their inner beach beauties at the pageant's coronation night

SWIMSUIT COMPETITION. Miss World Philippines 2018 candidates during the coronation night. All photos by Rob Reyes

IN PHOTOS: Miss World Philippines 2018 evening gown competition

Oct 07, 2018 - 10:41 PM

This year’s candidates walked the runway one last time in their best evening gowns

LONG GOWN. Candidates done their most glamorous outfits for the coronation night. All photos by Rob Reyes

FULL LIST: Miss World Philippines 2018 winners

Oct 07, 2018 - 6:26 PM

Who will be crowned tonight?

NEW QUEEN. Katarina Rodriguez breezes through the pageant to win the Miss World Philippines 2018 crown. Photo by Rob Reyes/Rappler

Predictions: Who will win Miss World Philippines 2018?

Oct 07, 2018 - 1:50 PM

Who's likely to win the crown? Voltaire Tayag weighs in.

Images courtesy of Miss World Philippines

Miss World Philippines representatives: Where are they now?

Oct 07, 2018 - 7:15 AM

We take a look at some of the ladies who won the title in the past years

Miss World Philippines 2018 Charity Gala review

Oct 06, 2018 - 10:30 AM

Voltaire Tayag gives a summary of the performances, plus the Top Model fast track

PH bet Sharifa Akeel wins Miss Asia Pacific International 2018

Oct 05, 2018 - 1:18 AM

Sharifa is crowned during the pageant's 50th anniversary at the Newport Performing Arts Theater

Meet the Miss World Philippines 2018 candidates

Oct 02, 2018 - 12:15 AM

Models, students, and career women are part of this year's roster of ladies

LIVE UPDATES: Miss World Philippines 2018 BYS Holiday Presentation

Oct 01, 2018 - 6:09 PM

Which candidate will shine tonight? Tune in as we catch the show live

IN PHOTOS: Miss World Philippines 2018 Beach Beauty Competition

Sep 22, 2018 - 9:16 PM

These are the looks the 40 candidates wore in the pageant's swimsuit round

FINALISTS. 7 women emerged as the finalists for the swimsuit competition. One of them will be guaranteed a spot in the pageant's top 15. Photo by Rick dela Cruz/Rappler

HIGHLIGHTS: Miss World Philippines 2018 Beach Beauty Competition

Sep 22, 2018 - 3:02 PM

Here are some of the standout looks at the pageant's swimsuit competition

RESORT WEAR. The swimsuit competition top 7 show off their best beach OOTDs. All photos by Jory Rivera

FULL LIST: Miss World Philippines 2018 Swimsuit Competition finalists

Sep 20, 2018 - 10:52 PM

One of them is guaranteed a spot in the pageant’s Top 15

BEACH BEAUTIES. The swimsuit competition top 7 are announced. Photo by Rick dela Cruz/Rappler

WATCH: Miss World Philippines 2018 candidates explore El Nido

Sep 20, 2018 - 2:32 PM

The girls get up close with Palawan’s natural wonders

ISLAND BEAUTIES. The candidates of Miss World Philippines 2018 take in the natural beauty of El Nido's famous Big Lagoon. Photo by Amanda Lago/Rappler

FULL LIST: Winners, Mutya ng Pilipinas 2018

Sep 17, 2018 - 7:03 AM

Sharifa Akeel is crowned Mutya ng Pilipinas Asia Pacific International 2018

Miss Intercontinental 2017 Veronica Salas to visit Manila in October

Sep 16, 2018 - 7:00 AM

The Miss Intercontinental pageant is scheduled in Manila on January 26, 2019

IN PHOTOS: Meet the 40 Miss World Philippines 2018 candidates

Sep 12, 2018 - 10:15 AM

Who will become this year's winners?

Patricia Javier is Mrs Universe Philippines 2018

Sep 10, 2018 - 8:18 PM

Patricia will represent the country in the upcoming Mrs Universe competition

Philippines' Zara Carbonell wins Miss Tourism Worldwide 2018

Sep 09, 2018 - 8:23 PM

Zara wins the inaugural pageant held in Indonesia

IN PHOTOS: Meet the 16 candidates of Mr World Philippines 2018

Sep 05, 2018 - 9:02 AM

Meet the gentlemen vying for the chance to represent the country in the Mr World competition

Mr World Press presentation. Photo by Rob Reyes/Rappler

Xian Lim to host Miss Grand International 2018

Sep 04, 2018 - 10:20 AM

Xian returns as host of the pageant, happening in Myanmar on October 25

IN PHOTOS: The 50 candidates of Mutya ng Pilipinas 2018

Sep 03, 2018 - 10:07 PM

The pageant celebrates its golden year

WATCH: Miss Earth Philippines 2018 Celeste Cortesi teaches you basic Italian

Sep 02, 2018 - 8:30 AM

Heading to or daydreaming of Italy? Celeste teaches you some simple Italian phrases

Meet the 2 showbiz personalities joining Miss World Philippines 2018

Aug 26, 2018 - 3:00 PM

Alyssa Muhlach Alvarez and Chanel Morales are two of the 40 candidates in this year's batch

LIST: Candidates for Miss World Philippines 2018

Aug 15, 2018 - 8:46 PM

Who will follow the steps of the 2017 queens?