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Oprah defends remarks on India

After facing backlash for her controversial remarks on India in her TV show, Oprah’s Next Chapter, chat show host Oprah Winfrey took to Twitter to defend herself.

entertainment Updated: Jul 31, 2012 01:07 IST
Hindustan Times

After facing backlash for her controversial remarks on India in her TV show, Oprah’s Next Chapter, chat show host Oprah Winfrey took to Twitter to defend herself. “I am so disappointed that some people thought I was insulting...

I was asking a question to inform about the culture,” she wrote, later removing the tweet. In the episode, she had said, “I heard some Indian people eat with their hands still.”

First Published: Jul 30, 2012 17:09 IST