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Sydney Fashion Week Features Swimwear Brand

As the Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week starts tomorrow, April 30, in Circular Quay, Sydney, a well-known Aussie swimwear label in the world of pageantry, Kooey, is going to be one of the most-awaited collection in this upcoming fashion event. The collection will feature works of Nikki Silverstone, Kooey’s prime designer, as well as Miss Universe Australia … Continue reading

Miss Universe 2012 to be held on the 26th of December?

Specific date and location of Miss Universe 2012 is not yet announced by the Miss Universe Organization; however, Noticias Caracol, a respectable news group in Colombia reported today that the upcoming Miss Universe 2012 will be held in Johannesburg, South Africa on the 26th of December. This news is welcoming as it is just right to … Continue reading

Beauty Pageants and its Purpose: A 2012 Review

The world of pageantry has come along way from a beauty competition to an institution which showcase beauty,  friendship and purpose. In this era of empowering women alongside the celebration of beauty, international pageants have grown to involve ladies in a competition that has purpose and relevance. Winners become ambassadress of change and promotion of … Continue reading

Sydney Mardi Gras 2012

The annual Mardi Gras Parade in Sydney, one of the biggest event for the LGBTQI community, started earlier. Although heavy downpour of rain across Sydney, thousands of revelers did not hinder them to attend this year’s colorful and inspiring event. This year’s festivities included Australia’s gay pride and icon, Kylie Minogue. The 2012 Mardi Gras parade at Oxford … Continue reading

Miss Universe Australia 2012

              Picture: Ian Currie Herald Sun   Following the footsteps of former Miss Universe 2004, Jennifer Hawkins, Miss Universe Australia is staging the National Finals Crowning Ceremony at the Sofitel Melbourne on Collins on June 8, 2012. Winner of the title of Miss Universe Australia will be crowned by Scherri-Lee Biggs, … Continue reading

My Tribute to Whitney Houston (August 9, 1963 – February 11, 2012)

I woke up today and just felt that it is going to be one of those days. But, as I opened my facebook account, I learnt the devastating news that one of the greatest singers  that I grew up listening has died. At first, I was saddened by her passing at an early age. However, … Continue reading

Carols in the Domain

Last Saturday, “Carols in the Domain” was held at the iconic Royal Botanic Gardens in Sydney. This yearly event was filled with fun and happy cheers from all those who attended mostly children and their families. It was one big party-cum-picnic that ushered the 2011 holiday season in Sydney. The event place was packed with … Continue reading

Sculpture by the Sea

Sunday, 20th of November, was the last day of the 15th Anniversary of Sculpture by the Sea, which was a yearly event held at Bondi Beach. This year amazing and gargantuan exhibits dotted the whole stretch of Bondi to Tamarama coastal walk which were made by Australian and foreign artists. Here are some of the … Continue reading

Buskers Around the World

After having watched a documentary at Sunday Night on Channel 7 on different people around the world, unknown, mostly poor, but were brought together by the song “Stand By Me”; it is definitely one of the most heartwarming videos ever shown on television. Mark Johnson, Playing for Change founder, has made  a musical bridge that … Continue reading

NSW Spring Cycle 2011

Last Sunday,  16th of October 2011, was a momentous day for me and my friends as we joined numerous riders all across NSW as well as other states in the annual NSW Spring Cycle. We started the race at St. Leonards, North Sydney and ended at the Olympic Park in Homebush. It was more than … Continue reading