Miss Colombia Paulina Vega won the coveted Miss Universe 2014 crown on Sunday night in Miami, USA.
She is the first contestant to wear a new crown created by Diamonds International Corporation (D.I.C).
Miss Universe 2013 Gabriela Isler from Venezuela crowned the new beauty queen Miss Colombia Paulina Vega
Miss USA Nia Sanchez was named the first runner-up, Miss Ukraine Diana Harkusha was named second runner-up, while Miss Netherlands Yasmin Verheijen was the third runner-up.
Miss Jamaica Kaci Fennell is fourth runner-up
Watch the crowing ceremony below:
Question and Answer round begins
Top five finalists announced and they are from the countries USA, Jamaica, Netherlands, Ukraine and Columbia.
Miss Congeniality Universe: Miss Nigeria Queen Celestine
Miss Photogenic Universe: Miss Puerto Rico Gabriela Berrios
Miss National Costume Universe: Miss Indonesia Elvira Devinamira
The top 10 semi finalists are (in no particular order) Miss Colombia Paulina Vega, Miss Philippines Mary Jean Lastimosa, Miss Argentina Valentina Ferrer, Miss Jamaica Kaci Fennell, Miss Spain Desire Ferrer, Miss Ukraine Diana Harkusha, Miss Netherlands Yasmin Verheijen, Miss Venezuela Migbelis Lynette Castellanos, Miss Australia Tegan Martin and Miss USA Nia Sanchez.
Top 15 semi-finalists walk in on the stage in swimwear featured by Yamamay.
Top 15 semi-finalists announced. The 15 finalists are from the countries (no particular order) Colombia, Italy, India, France, USA, Indonesia, Venezuela, Spain, Philippines, Argentina, Jamaica, Ukraine, Brazil, Netherlands and Australia.
Contestants Walk in National Costume
Miss Universe Begins
The coronation night will start in few hours in Miami and one among the 88 contestants will be the declared the new winner of the 63rd Miss Universe beauty competition.
The official website will broadcast the grand finale live online, while the NBC will air it at 8pm ET on Sunday night. In India, Zee Café will air the grand finale at 6.30 am on Monday.
Miss Universe 2013 Gabriela Isler from Venezuela will crown her successor on Sunday night at Florida International University in Doral, Miami, USA.
Miss Diva Universe Noyonita Lodh is representing India at the Miss Universe 2014 beauty pageant.
"To the best MD(Mr Vineet Jain and National DIrector Natasha grover of the Miss Diva organisation,If I am here today it's only because you gave me the chance and saw my potential . The #femina #MissIndia , #missdiva organisation has given me the best training and opportunities and I want to thank you both for being so encouraging and always providing me with the best . I hope I have made you both proud," Lodh posted on her Facebook page.