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India asks BBC to apologize for 'offensive' comments on Top Gear Phuket GazettePHUKET: The Indian government has demanded an apology from the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) over a TV program's episode last month which mocked Indian culture.

A Christmas special of the 'Top Gear' program showed presenter Jeremy Clarkson, one of the highest paid BBC presenters known for his controversial comments, mocking Indian culture while driving around the country. Clarkson made controversial comments about India's trains, toilets, clothing, food and history.