The marriage of Mehdi Hasan and Ellen Donnelly (pictured) was pulled apart by 19th-century high society.

A sex scandal in the Raj – how a mixed-race couple were ruined by rumours in 19th-century India

  • An Appeal to the Ladies of Hyderabad: Scandal in the Raj reveals the underbelly of the British Raj in 19th-century India
  • It follows the turbulent love story of Mehdi Hasan and Ellen Donnelly, whose marriage was pulled apart by high society
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The marriage of Mehdi Hasan and Ellen Donnelly (pictured) was pulled apart by 19th-century high society.
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