Protests in Indonesia against beauty pageant

Some people in largely Muslim country are calling for Miss World contest to be cancelled.

    There have been protests in Indonesia against the Miss World contest.

    The world's most famous beauty pagaent is opening on the island of Bali over the weekend.

    But some people in the largely Muslim country are calling for the event to be cancelled.

    Al Jazeera's Caroline Malone reports.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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