Miss Venezuela

  • Former Miss Venezuela shot dead by robbers January 8, 2014

    A popular soap-opera actress and former Miss Venezuela, 29-year-old Monica Spear surely could have afforded to vacation elsewhere. Yet she and her ex-husband, who worked in the travel industry, spent New Year's in the mountains of western Venezuela with their 5-year-old 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...