Miss World Canada

After I Won Miss World Canada My Father Was Threatened in China

Anastasia Lin | Posted 06.30.2015 | Canada Living
Anastasia Lin

My father was never so proud of me as when I was crowned Miss World Canada in May. It's an incredible honour to be able to represent my country on the world stage. To my father, who still lives in China, it was validation that all of his efforts to support me have paid off. Although access to information is restricted in China, news of my win spread quickly in my home province of Hunan, and my father was inundated with messages congratulating him and wishing me well. But things soon took a dark turn. Now, just a few weeks after I was crowned, my father is afraid to speak to me.

LOOK: Miss World Canada 2014

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 05.14.2014 | Canada British Columbia

Miss World Canada crowned its queen after a glamourous competition in the Vancouver area over the weekend. Regina's Annora Bourgeault won the pagea...

The Selfless Reason She Withdrew From Miss World Canada

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 02.27.2014 | Canada British Columbia

Grace Howard qualified for the finals of this spring's Miss World Canada pageant, but has since decided other things are more important. The 20-yea...

Here She Is, Miss World Canada 2013

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 05.10.2013 | Canada British Columbia

There she is, Miss World Canada. Her name is Camille Munro, she wants to make life better for underprivileged youth. The Regina-born human justice ...

LOOK: Canadian Beauties

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 05.05.2014 | Canada British Columbia

With a turn and a bounce in their steps, 41 young women will hit the stage of the River Rock Casino Resort in Richmond on Wednesday and Thursday for t...