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Iranian beauty queen stuck at Manila airport

MANILA: An Iranian beauty queen, who sought asylum in the Philippines, is still in custody at Manila’s Ninoy Aquino International Airport almost a week after she was arrested. Bahareh Zare Bahari, Iran’s representative to the 2018 Miss Intercontinental pageant, was barred from entering the Philippines last Thursday, due to an ...

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Miss Philippines wins 2018 Miss Universe crown

BANGKOK: Miss Philippines was crowned Miss Universe on Monday in Bangkok after a trailblazing ceremony praised for featuring its first transgender candidate but marred by gaffes about the English-speaking ability of two Asian contestants. Catriona Gray, 24, finished first ahead of the South African and Venezuelan finalists in the glittering ...

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