Miss Italia

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by Silvia Donati | Mon, 09/15/2014 - 04:53
20-year-old Clarissa Marchese from Sicily is the new Miss Italia. Clarissa was crowned last night in Jesolo. This is the third consecutive year Miss Italia…
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by Silvia Donati | Mon, 10/28/2013 - 07:00
Despite the controversies raging for months, the Miss Italia beauty pageant was broadcast as scheduled last night. And so Italy’s beauty queen for 2013 was…
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by Carol King | Wed, 07/17/2013 - 06:16
Italian state broadcaster RAI will not screen the upcoming final of the Miss Italia beauty pageant on TV. The move is a break with a 25-year-old tradition and…
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by Gabi Logan | Fri, 09/07/2012 - 07:00
The three-day extravaganza that is the Italian national beauty pageant to crown Miss Italia, will be broadcast live on television this coming week-end. Miss…
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by Gabi Logan | Tue, 08/21/2012 - 05:39
Miss Italy organiser Patrizia Mirigliani has banned revealing swim wear, tattoos, and contestants with cosmetic surgery from her competition, beginning with…
by Natalie Aldern | Tue, 09/27/2011 - 04:18
Enzo Mirigliani has died in Rome at the age of 94. The beauty pageant patron had been hospitalized for several days at Policlino Gemelli before passing away…
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by Natalie Aldern | Tue, 09/20/2011 - 00:56
18-year-old Stefania Bivone has been crowned Miss Italy 2011.To become Miss Italy Stefania was first awarded the title of Miss Calabria, a competition that she…
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by Natalie Aldern | Fri, 04/29/2011 - 06:39
Italy’s most famous beauty contest is taking steps to combat sizeism. Miss Italia has opened the competition to girls up to a size 44 (UK 12, USA 10,…
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by Pat Eggleton | Tue, 09/07/2010 - 04:48
In this photo: Maria Perrusi, Miss Italia 2009 The Italian media have dubbed the affair “the mystery of the transsexual”: for several weeks there have been…