India's version of FHM magazine has defended the cover of its latest issue which shows a nude Pakistani actress with the initials of Pakistan's powerful intelligence agency displayed on her arm. The magazine's December issue has yet to hit news stands. But a preview of the cover on its website triggered a media frenzy which intensified when actress Veena Malik denied posing nude and accused FHM of doctoring her image. The editor of FHM India, Kabeer Sharma, told AFP at the weekend that he was mystified by Malik's allegations. "Maybe she is facing some kind of backlash, so maybe that's why she is denying it.
Story first published: Tuesday, December 6, 2011, 17:31 [IST]