Protesters display a banner during a protest calling for the cancellation of the Miss World pageant in Jakarta
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Protests in Indonesia over Miss World pageant

The decision to host the finals of the 2013 Miss World beauty pageant in Indonesia - the world's most populous Islamic country - has sparked anger among a number of religious groups.

With the event due to get underway at the weekend, conservative Muslim groups took to the streets of Jakarta to protest - but the pageant's organisers say Miss World will carry on as planned.

Tom Bayly reports.

  • 05 Sep 2013
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