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THE TAJ MAHAL

The crowning jewel of Indian architecture appears palatial – but it’s actually a mausoleum

The Taj Mahal in Agra, Uttar Pradesh, was the vision of Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan. It was a labour of love, built from white marble as a mausoleum for his favourite wife, Mumtaz Mahal, who died giving birth to their 14th child. When Shah Jahan died himself in 1666, he was interred next to his beloved.

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Today, Che Guevara is best known as one of the 20th century's iconic images. But the events of the Cuban Revolution, in which he was a key figure 60 years ago, would have wide-reaching consequences - including almost bringing about a third world war. What made it such a global affair, with superpowers going eyeball to eyeball? Plus: Cousins Elizabeth I of England and Mary, Queen of Scots have an almighty falling out (leading to one losing her head), outlandish medical cures, Roman Emperor Constantine, the great Thames Frost Fairs of the Victorian era, and more.