Tag Archive: Bb. Pilipinas Universe 2010

Venus Raj’s Gift to Miss Universe Charity: Manny Pacquiao-Autographed GLOVES!!!

Talking to Maria Venus Raj on the phone is such a delight – she is simpatica, forthright about things and speaks with a super-malambing voice. I called her up to apologize for not… Continue reading

3 Bicolanas in 3 International Pageants This August ’10!

Congratulations to all my Bicolano friends and readers (and my hubby too)!  Three lovely lasses from your noble province will have the honor of representing our beautiful country, The Philippines in three international… Continue reading

Ma. Venus Raj Gets her Philippine Passport!

UPDATE: May 14, 2010 – Received this text from Venus when I asked her how she felt about the passport news from the DFA: “Super happy po ako dahil nagbunga po lahat ng… Continue reading

GMA 7’s Irresponsible Report on Nikette Henson and Venus Raj?

Last night I recieved a text from a newspaper journalist who, just like me,  has been following the story of Ma. Venus Raj and her dethronement-slash-reinstatement as Bb. Pilipinas Universe 2010. He asked… Continue reading

Ma. Venus Raj Snubs Miss Universe Training?

I have been keeping track of Bb. Pilipinas Universe 2010 Ma.Venus Raj’s progress as she works on amending her birth certificate. One of her close friends informed me that she just arrived in… Continue reading

BPCI Considers Reinstating Ma. Venus Raj!!!

Found this amazing announcement on this site which I am publishing in full here. I quickly texted Bb Pilipinas’ PR Manager Genny Marcial and she confirmed that the news is true – Bb.… Continue reading

The Champions for Dethroned Ma. Venus Raj…

Here is a list of articles featuring the groups and personalities who are either fighting for or supportive of Ma. Venus Raj who was dethroned as Bb. Pilipinas Universe 2010 less than a… Continue reading

Ma. Venus Raj – “If I’m Reinstated, I Will Take Back the Crown!”

Ma. Venus Raj was eventually reinstated by Bb. Pilipinas Charities after she got her Philippine passport. She will compete in the Miss Universe 2010. I had a million questions burning in my mind… Continue reading

Beauty Queens React to Ma. Venus Raj’s Dethronement

Note*** All the people interviewed in this post were under the impression that Bb. Pilipinas discovered Venus Raj’s curious birth history AFTER she won. Eventually, we learned that Venus Raj had told BPCI… Continue reading

Should Ma. Venus Raj Sue for her Dethronement?

It was a sad day for Ma. Venus Raj when she discovered that she was stripped of her Bb Pilipinas Universe title. The willowy Filipina-Indian has lost all hope of representing the Philippines… Continue reading