Miss World 2017 is a 20-year-old medical student from Haryana, India

Miss World 2017 is Manushi Chhillar, a 20-year-old medical student from Haryana who had earlier won the Femina Miss India 2017 on June 25. 126 women from all around the globe took part in the pageant which occurred in the Sanya, China. Apart from the title, Chhillar also won the Beauty with Purpose award.

  • Written by James Prewitt
  • Category: International

A painting of da Vinci was sold at auction for $450 million

“Saviour of the World” is one of some 16 known surviving paintings including the “Mona Lisa”, by da Vinci. It depicts Jesus raising his right hand in blessing and holding a crystal orb, meant to represent the world, in his left. Da Vinci painted it in the early 1500s, and it inspired a number of imitations.

  • Written by Robert Woodward
  • Category: International