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The Queen who curried favour

With hit movies and blockbusting TV series exploring the life of Queen Victoria, we thought now was the perfect time to take our own look at how she came to fall in love with the subcontinent, despite never having ventured beyond Europe. But there was more to Victoria’s relationship with India than her famed love of curry, as we reveal from page 24.

During Victoria’s reign, it was said that the Sun never set on the British Empire
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"With the release of Victoria and Abdul, starring Judi Dench, we uncover the story behind Queen Victoria's love affair with India. From the dawn of the British Empire to Indian Independence, follow the Crown's tumultuous rule of the subcontinent. Also inside, get a blow-by-blow of the first mass tank battle of World War I, and find out how these machines have developed over the last 100 years. You can also meet the real Prince of Persia, Xerxes, and find out what happened after his infamous fight against 300 Spartans."