1 / 20
Aastha Pokharel, 20, is an intern nurse from Nepal who discovered her calling in modeling. However, when she first started out, her relatives did not support her dreams as modeling is deemed for "spoilt girls" in her country. Pokharel though said she is thankful her mother had always had her back. (Yahoo! photo/ Deborah Choo)

Asia's Next Top Model's contestants unveiled

8 November 2012

The 14 contestants of reality television show "Asia's Next Top Model" made their appearances on Tuesday morning at Hotel Michael at Resorts World Sentosa. The TV series, which is its first Asian spin-off from "America's Next Top Model" created by international model Tyra Banks, is set to premiere in Singapore on Star World on Sunday, 25 November. (Yahoo! Singapore/ Deborah Choo)

What to read next

Special Caribbean Cruise Fares

Relax on exquisite beaches as the warm Caribbean breezes caress swaying palm trees or explore ancient ruins during these spectacular winter escapes.

UFC 200 Is Finally Here - Reserve Your Spot in The

Buy Tickets For The Biggest Event In UFC History in Las Vegas, July 9th

Get Secret® Outlast Xtend Long Lasting Deodorant!

Try 48Hr lasting odor protection that never stops. Pack two days of activity into 1 protection with clear gel for clear application & no white marks.

Nuts.com - Meeting All your Baking Needs

Thousands of high quality, fresh ingredients and snacks delivered right to your door.

New Estate Homes in a Waterfront Community Near DC

Spacious luxury homes on golf-course homesites in a resort-style community along the Potomac River in Prince William County, from the mid $600s.

Best Headphones for Running

Here are some tips on how to find the best sports headphones.