Archive for the 'children' Category

2525

Little Hans, whose father had been sending Freud reports about his son’s interest in sexual matters—suddenly developed a phobia (an infantile neurosis). He refused to leave the house and go into the street for fear of being bitten by a horse.

2514- Jasper Kettner

Boy meets girl.

2476

My name is Alfonso the Algebra Magician. It may seem hard to believe, but I can read your mind.

2456

A dog touches citizens” hearts by saving an abandoned baby, putting him alongside her own puppies.

2454

Toddler shot in head with airgun.

2432

He was adopted by Mr Doerflein after his mother rejected him at birth.

2429

Kidnappers who seized a three-year-old UK girl in Nigeria have threatened to kill her unless her father agrees to take her place, her mother says.

2407

A man has been charged with indecent assault following the rescue of a South African boy who had allegedly been held captive in a dark room for 13 years. The boy, known as Bongani, is said to be traumatised and recoils from bright lights. He was allegedly seized when he was just five years old.

2406

A couple kills a three-year-old boy they were planning to adopt when he fails to meet their expectations of ready-made family life.

2399

Boys, 12 and 16, face charges in connection with small fires.