"We'll take 2nd runnerup but in our hearts you are number one and our queen", Minister Grange said.
She noted this would also help other women overcome their fears. She has hoisted the South African flag higher and continues to inspire many young women who look up to her, to reach even higher for their dreams.
Miss USA Kára McCullough, Miss Canada Lauren Howe, Miss Spain Sofia del Prado and Miss Brazil Monalysa Alcântara also made the Top 10 list.
Thought that didn't deter from Miss Universe's crowning moment!
She wears the crown for a year.
If Clinton had won, we would be at war: Susan Sarandon
I don't think that's likely, though it is possible Putin would have been more aggressive against a Hillary administration because he evidently dislikes her.
UP CM Yogi Adityanath expresses grief over train accident deaths
Three persons were killed and nine injured on Friday when the Vasco Da Gama express derailed in Uttar Pradesh, officials said. In a separate incident in Uttar Pradesh's Amethi, a local train hit a Bolero vehicle , killing four and injuring two.
Anguish As Hundreds Throng Slain Soldier's Funeral In South Kashmir
Also, four Pakistani terrorists attacked the house of 23-year-old BSF jawan Mohammad Ramzan Parray, alias Rameez, on September 27. Singh conveyed his sympathies to the bereaved family and said the crime needs to be condemned by every section of the society.
Along with the title, Nel-Peters gets a yearlong salary, luxury apartment in New York City for a year and a host of prizes. "'I think we should have equal work for equal pay for women all over the world", she said.
Miss Jamaica, Davina Bennett may have been the second runner-up at this year's Miss Universe pageant, but she might as well have taken home the first place win if Twitter has anything to say about it.
Did you watch this year's Miss Universe pageant? The contestant from Colombia, Laura Gonzalez, answered, "I am especially excited about everything I do".
Other contestants who advanced to the Top 5 are Venezuela and Thailand.
Nel-Peters is from the South African coastal community of Sedgefield in the Western Cape province. Four candidates from The Americas (North America, Central America, South America, Caribbean), four candidates from Europe, four candidates from Asia, Africa, and the Oceania, plus four wild cards. Join us in a conversation about world events, the newsgathering process or whatever aspect of the news universe you find interesting or important.