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8 August 2013 Last updated at 21:51 GMT Share this page Delicious Digg Facebook reddit StumbleUpon Twitter Email Print Oprah Winfrey 'was victim of racism' in Switzerland Continue reading the main story Related Stories Swiss to segregate asylum-seekers Swiss back tighter asylum rules Winfrey donates $12m to US museum US talk show host Oprah Winfrey says she was the victim of racism during a recent visit to Switzerland. She said an assistant refused to serve her in an upmarket handbag shop in Zurich. Winfrey, one of the world's richest women, was apparently told the bags on display were "too expensive" for her. Her claims, made to a US television programme, come amid a political row over plans by some Swiss towns to ban asylum-seekers from some public places. The BBC's Imogen Foulkes in Berne says human rights groups have likened the plans - which include banning asylum-see...

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The US talk show host, 59, says she was the victim of racism during a visit to Switzerland where she was attending Tina Tu...

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independent.co.uk 09 Aug '13, 9am

The US talk show host, 59, says she was the victim of racism during a visit to Switzerland where she was attending Tina Tu...

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The owner of a luxury goods shop in Zurich has denied that racism was involved when Oprah Winfrey was discouraged from buy...

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A top store in Switzerland has apologized to Oprah Winfrey – one of the richest women in the world – for refusing to let h...