cannibalism

Russian cannibal family confesses to killing and eating 30 people

Russian cannibal family confesses to killing and eating 30 people

A Russian family has reportedly confessed to killing and eating at least 30 people in a reign of terror which lasted for more than 18 years.

Sep 25, 2017, 19:44 PM IST
When did human cannibalism originate? Scientists find oldest evidence!

When did human cannibalism originate? Scientists find oldest evidence!

Researchers eventually discovered 30 bones belonging to three individuals: a robust adult, a gracile adult and an infant, 'Live Science' reported.

Mar 26, 2017, 22:58 PM IST
Rarely seen cannibalism! Polar bear chases and kills cub - Watch

Rarely seen cannibalism! Polar bear chases and kills cub - Watch

In a troubling video released by National Geographic, a polar bear is seen resorting to cannibalism.

Feb 24, 2016, 13:13 PM IST
`Cannibalism` between stars

`Cannibalism` between stars

During each episode, the star is consuming the equivalent of one Earth mass every ten days.  

Feb 06, 2016, 19:12 PM IST

'The Green Inferno' first trailer has cannibalism

  Eli Roth`s "The Green Inferno" is sure to have a heavy dose of cannibalism, its first trailer suggests.

Jun 20, 2015, 01:48 AM IST

State asks 10 years for German cannibalism website `murder`

German prosecutors on Wednesday sought 10 and a half years` jail for a former police officer accused of killing a willing victim he met on a website for cannibalism fetishists.

Mar 04, 2015, 22:46 PM IST

Two dead after cannibal attack in Britain

A woman was murdered in an "act of cannibalism" and her suspected attacker died after he was Tasered by police at a British hotel, the BBC reported on Thursday.

Nov 07, 2014, 04:33 AM IST

Pakistan brothers sentenced to 12 years in jail for cannibalism

Two Pakistani brothers, who spent two years in jail for cannibalism in 2011, were on Wednesday sentenced to 12 years rigorous imprisonment by an anti- terrorism court in a fresh human flesh eating case that shocked the nation.

Jun 11, 2014, 18:12 PM IST

South African police arrest cannibalism suspect

Police in South Africa said that they have arrested a fugitive from neighboring Lesotho who had escaped from a prison where he was awaiting trial after allegedly confessing to cannibalism and two murders in 2012.

Apr 25, 2014, 22:14 PM IST

Pak cannibal brothers released from jail, boy`s head found in their home

In a shocking case, the head of a boy was found at the house of two brothers in Pakistan who were recently released from prison for indulging in cannibalism.

Apr 15, 2014, 17:24 PM IST

Beetles eat greedy offspring: Study

Scientists have found that burying beetles dish out an unusual punishment to young that nag for food - they eat those who pester their parents the most!

Aug 20, 2013, 16:09 PM IST

1st permanent English settlers in North America turned to cannibalism

Newly discovered human bones have proven that the first permanent English settlers in North America became cannibals to deal with the cruel winter of 1609-10, US researchers have said.

May 02, 2013, 19:36 PM IST

Cop said cannibalism interest hurt his life: Agent

A New York City police officer told investigators after his arrest that his online chats about cannibalism set him on a downward spiral that was wrecking his personal life, an FBI agent testified.

Mar 02, 2013, 08:42 AM IST

Husband wanted to kill me, eat others: NYC woman

The wife of a New York City police officer on trial on charges that he conspired to kidnap, torture, kill and eat women.

Feb 26, 2013, 17:40 PM IST

NYC policeman accused of cannibalism plot on trial

The New York City policeman accused of planning to abduct women, cook and eat them was set to go on trial.

Feb 25, 2013, 22:01 PM IST

US cop turned `cannibal` because of Cameron Diaz

A New York City cop said that he’s “experienced erotic arousal when imagining women being kidnapped.

Jan 31, 2013, 15:06 PM IST

N Koreans eating own kids in famine-hit country?

A terrible famine in North Korea has killed up to 10,000 people and a man has been executed for allegedly murdering his two children for food.

Jan 28, 2013, 20:01 PM IST

Cops suspect cannibalism in Assam tea grower`s murder

An Assam tea estate`s labourers who killed their employer owner and his wife last week ate the victims` flesh after the crime, police said Monday.

Dec 31, 2012, 20:06 PM IST

29 charged for practicing cannibalism in Papua New Guinea

Papua New Guinea authorities have arrested 29 people, who were accused of being part of a cannibal cult.

Jul 22, 2012, 18:43 PM IST

Kenyan held in US on charges of cannibalism

Kinyua first killed his housemate and then cut him up before eating his heart and part of his brain.

Jun 02, 2012, 17:54 PM IST