Three recent baby name stories from India:
- Ganesh: In October of 2015, a baby boy born to a Muslim woman inside a Ganesha temple in Mumbai was named Ganesh.
- Uber: In December of 2015, a baby boy born inside an Uber cab in New Delhi was named Uber.
- Adira: In December of 2015, a baby girl born to Indian celebrities Aditya Chopra and Rani Mukerji was named Adira — “adi” from Aditya, and “ra” from Rani.
And here’s one more that isn’t as recent, from neighboring Pakistan:
- Estonia: In October of 2005, days after the earthquake in Kashmir, a baby girl born in Battagram with the help of an Estonian medical team was named Estonia.