The Jungle Prince of Delhi

The remarkable story of a family that in the 1970s installed themselves in the VIP waiting room in New Delhi railway station and staked a claim to the ancient royal house of Oudh. They spent over 40 years being interviewed by a succession of journalists about their story – but was it true?

Into the abyss

As one reader puts it, this story has everything: “Cannibal rats. Ghost ship. Abandonment…Smuggling.”