Tag Archives: India

Cyclopia: Rare Cases of One-Eye Baby

Cyclopia is a rare birth defect characterized by one eye on the forehead of the baby.  This happen when the embryonic forebrain failed to divide into two orbital cavities for the eyeballs. The failure creates a one-eyed baby.  The condition occurs four times in a thousand birth in humans. In most …

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Amarjeet Sada: India’s Youngest Serial Killer

“I killed by beating her with a brick,” Amarjeet Sada told police and he continued telling the gruesome account of how he committed the murder.   When the police questioned him why, Amarjeet (sometimes Amardeep) only smiled and asked for biscuits. Amarjeet was only eight years old but the young …

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Officials Launch Probe Over Incidents in ‘Suicide’ Village

Man crossing bridge

Officials in small rural village of Badi, district of Khargone in Madhya Pradesh state in India are launching full investigations over high suicide rates in the last two decades. The youngest, according to authorities who attempted to take his own life was 11 years old. Village official Ashok Verma has …

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