MISS VENEZUELA

  • 3 Venezuelans jailed for murdering former beauty queen September 24, 2014

    Caracas: Three Venezuelans have been sentenced from 24 years to 26 years in prison for murdering a former Venezuelan beauty queen and her ex-husband. Monica Spear, 29, a famous actress and Thomas Berry, 39, were brutally killed after being attacked when their car broke down on a highway in central Venezuela...
  • Former Miss Venezuela shot dead by robbers January 8, 2014

    A popular soapopera actress and former Miss Venezuela, 29yearold Monica Spear surely could have afforded to vacation elsewhere. Yet she and her exhusband, who worked in the travel industry, spent New Year's in the mountains of western Venezuela with their 5yearold daughter then visited the plains of Apure state. On their return...
  • 'Miss Universe rigged in Venezuela's favour' August 31, 2009

    Sao Paulo: Former Miss Brazil Adalgisa Colombo has said that this year's Miss Universe pageant, which was won by Miss Venezuela Stefania Fernandez, was "rigged" in favour of Venezuela that has taken the last two titles. "It was rigged. The contest was very dumb, very commercial, with the special interests of...