Latest News:  
Beijing   Cloudy    33 / 24   City Forecast

Home>>Photo

Annual beauty pageant held at Women's Prison of Brasilia

(Xinhua)

10:21, August 12, 2011

Raira Paixao wins the title of "Miss Penitentiary" after garnering the most votes during the third annual beauty pageant at the Women's Prison of Brasilia August 9, 2011. A modelling agency selected 12 finalists out of the nearly 100 women who entered the competition. According to a judicial source, Paixao is serving a prison sentence of six years and two months for armed robbery. Picture taken August 9, 2011. (Xinhua/Reuters Photo)
Email|Print|Comments(Editor:陈乐乐)

Leave your comment0 comments

  1. Name

  

Selections for you


  1. Xinjiang village's exports to Europe

  2. Youth sports stay strong in China

  3. Yunnan town with Islamic flavor

  4. 'Luoyang' missile frigate returns to harbor

Most Popular

Opinions

  1. London rioting ignited by what?
  2. Does a perfect political system exist?
  3. Why should the US be immune from criticism?
  4. Putting the rail system back on track
  5. Not all WTO members are equal
  6. Catholicism should adapt to local conditions
  7. Draft may expand lawsuits against government
  8. China to strengthen grassland ecology protection
  9. Arms sale to Taiwan no longer US 'trump card'
  10. Keeping a cool head amid global unrest

What's happening in China

Chinese president meets UNESCO head

  1. Legendary Chinese judge has a case against popular Starbucks coffee mugs
  2. EU, Chinese youths discuss participation in policy-making
  3. Bush's memoir foresees improvement in U.S.-China relations
  4. China's new aircraft carrier no threat to power balance: Russian expert

PD Online Data

  1. The Tartar ethnic minority
  2. The Xibe ethnic minority
  3. The Miao ethnic minority
  4. The Maonan ethnic minority
  5. The Lahu ethnic minority