Shilpa Shetty who was participating in a popular reality show in Britian, Celebrity BIg Brother was insulted with racial comments.Other contestants have called her a "dog" among other comments. She broke down on the stage and it has sparked off a debate in UK. There is an article by an NRI arguing " what shilpa faces today NRI's face everyday. He has argued that it is difficult for the NRI's to bear the racism on one hand and milking attitude of Indian government on other.
She was commented among other things for
Eating with hand
Using onions in her dishes.
Bleaching her facial hair--commented that she wanted to be white....
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It seems this whole episode brings out the racist behaviour of the westerners in a new light.