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That's you always have to use a VPN to do everything safely and privately.
"My friend Sarah is white and we're both around the same age and single," she says.
"But the difference is I want to find someone of the same faith, so I have a much smaller choice of men." It's not just religion that Samina has to contend with.
"Our first speed dating event four years ago in London attracted over 150 professional Asian singles.
We went on to organise events in bars and restaurants in other cities including Birmingham and Manchester." But some online dating sites reveal the extent of the problem Asian women face, with great emphasis on appearance, and in particular, complexion.
Alongside their white peers they have delayed marriage, putting education and careers first.In Asian culture, skin-shade snobbery is rife, with the general consensus the browner you are, the less desirable.One website offers a drop-down menu of skin shades.She later explained: "It's not something I want to do, but if I want to get married it looks like I have to consider it." But while compromise is the option for some, other cultural shifts are emerging."We've started to notice a few more Asian women marrying outside of their own cultures," says Sat Bhatti, partner in wedding planning company Occ Asian Z.