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# Beauty Contest

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'Mister and Miss Gypsy' contests aim to empower neglected minority
Dozens of teenagers have been auditioning for the finals of the contest in a Madrid hotel.
Minister Fitzgerald will 'monitor' beauty pageant situation, but no plans for a ban
Minister Frances Fitzgerald said she was pleased the public’s outcry forced the child beauty contest to retreat to a pub.
Child beauty pageant goes ahead in Monaghan
The organisers managed to keep the new venue of for the competition secret until today.
Senator calls for child beauty pageant to be cancelled
The Universal Royalty Beauty Pageant is taking place in Dublin this weekend, but Jillian Van Turnhout said the contest has ‘no place in Ireland’.
Poll: Would you enter your child in a beauty pageant?
American organisers are set to stage a child beauty contest in Ireland in September.
In pics: Fierce (and fluffy) competition at pet beauty pageant
(Yes, that’s a dog in the photo.)
Stoned to death after taking part in a beauty contest
However, police insist the Ukrainian teenager was killed by a “troubled classmate.”