race row

Aishwarya Rai to sue Elle magazine over ‘race row’

Aishwarya Rai Bachchan is in a foul mood and it’s all owing to her recent Elle magazine photo-shoot that spurred quite a racial row. The actress, who appears to be a few tones fairer than her original skin tone, is peeved with the publication for making her look several shades lighter. The actress, who is always politically correct and rarely indulges in any show of emotion, has been fuming ever since the cover hit stands.

Dec 27, 2010, 12:56 PM IST

Elle mag in race row for ‘whitening’ Aishwarya`s skin on its cover

Elle magazine has been caught in a race row after reportedly whitening the skin of Bollywood actress Aishwarya Rai Bachchan on its cover.

Dec 24, 2010, 11:06 AM IST

Casting of Dev Patel’s ‘The Last Airbender’ sparks race row

Dev Patel’s new film ‘The Last Airbender’ has sparked a race row - after film bosses changed all the heroes into white people and cast Asians as villains.

Aug 01, 2010, 12:36 PM IST

Job ad seeking Indian origin staff sparks race row in UK

A job advertisement by a US IT
major seeking someone "preferably of Indian origin" has
sparked a racism row here with the equality watchdog accusing
the firm of violating British laws.

Mar 18, 2010, 21:26 PM IST