Miss Nepal 2011 is Malina Joshi (photo gallery, Miss World and Miss Nepal)

Malina Joshi, 23, is crowned Miss Nepal 2011 in an event held in Officer’s Club of Nepal Army at Tundikhel, Kathmandu on August 30.

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The Miss Nepal 2010, Sadichha Shrestha handed over the crowned to the new Miss Nepal. The first runner-up of the crown was Anupama Gurung and second runner-up was Sarina Maskey.

In the event, Anupama Gurung was also awarded Miss Beautiful Hair. Other title winners are listed below.

Details of all the 19 participants can be read in this – (link is dead).

Our congratulation to all the
title winners:

  • Miss Nepal 2011: Malina Joshi
  • 1st Runner Up: Anupama Aura Gurung
  • 2nd Runner Up: Sarina Maskey
  • 3rd Runner Up: Manisha Bista
  • 4th Runner Up: Neha Paudel
  • Sunsilk Miss Beautiful Hair: Anupama Aura Gurung
  • Fair and Lovely Miss Beautiful Complexion: Neeta Yogi
  • Ganapati Miss Photogenic: Manisha Bista
  • Orbit Miss Personality: Namrata Dahal
  • Hidden Treasure Miss Talent: Bishnu Chemjong
  • Close Up Miss Beautiful Smile: Pratibha Shrestha
  • Annapurna Post Miss Popular Choice: Neha Paudel
  • Model Global Miss Perseverance: Madina Begum

UPDATE – The following photo gallery was originally a separate post, now it is consolidated here.

Malina Joshi – Photo Gallery

Malina Joshi is the new Miss Nepal. Here are some of the photos of the crowning ceremony and other photos of the beauty queen. Malina won a title “Orient Angel O’ Intellect” in the Miss Angel 2010 contest.

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Giving an interview to Nepal Television

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UPDATE 2

Miss World 2011 – Malina Joshi dancing in traditional Nepali dress

Although she couldn’t win any titles, Malina did an appreciable dance in traditional Nepali attire. Malina danced to a Nepali song, Makhmali Choli, in the Miss World 2011 contest, held in London, UK. Malina looked awesome in traditional Nepali dress comprising of sari, Dhaka choli and accessories.

Miss World 2011 title was crowned to Miss Venezuela, Ivian Sarcos.

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News from Nepal August, 2011 (consolidated)

PM Khanal inducts 10 new ministers after Maoist pressure

Aug 2, 2011 @ 18:57

Despite strong objection from his party CPN-UML and from opposition parties, Prime Minister Jhala Nath Khanal inducted 10 new ministers—nine from UCPN-Maoist with its Vice Chairman Narayan Kaji Shrestha leading the team as Deputy Prime Minister and Home Minister and one from Madhesi Janaadhikar Forum Nepal (MJF-N).

The prime minister’s move comes after the Maoists withdrew the bulk resignation of the other ministers while keeping the support to the government intact. On Saturday evening, Maoist Chairman Dahal had handed over group resignation letters of his party ministers to PM Khanal in order to exert pressure for the reshuffle with 24 new faces.

PM Khanal on Monday administered oath of office and secrecy to 10 new ministers amidst a special function at Presidential Palace at Shital Niwas. However, the prime minister has said that he would tender resignation if the Maoists failed expedite peace process within next 10 days.

No smoke, no sale of tobacco products in public places from Aug 7

Aug 4, 2011 @ 18:47
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