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Christmas Tree

Honest German returns backpack with over Rs 12 lakh forgotten under Christmas tree

Officers were able to quickly identify the owner and reunite him with the backpack and its precious contents.

26 Dec 2019 7:00 PM

A Noble Step

A Bandra-based couple has brought the steps opposite St Stephens church back to life with a community initiative.

24 Dec 2019 1:12 AM

Mystic Mantra: On the meanings behind Advent symbols

The wreath reminds us of both the immortality of our souls and God’s promise of everlasting life to us through Christ.

05 Dec 2019 7:37 AM

Woman claiming her Christmas tree was dead demands refund 10 days after the festival

Costco is known for a generous return policy under which people can return any item barring electronics at any time.

11 Jan 2018 5:19 PM

Alarm bells vs jingle bells

Three and half years of high-decibel Hindutva has done much for Modi and his party.

28 Dec 2017 3:29 AM


63 ft tall Christmas tree put up by Coimbatore-based hotel

A team of 30 persons worked for a week to create the 1.2 tonne tree in partnership with Dream Flowers events.

25 Dec 2017 11:57 AM

Sri Lanka claims world's tallest artificial Christmas tree

The 73-meter (238-foot) tree, built in capital Colombo, is 18 meters taller than the current record holder, organisers said.

25 Dec 2016 8:41 AM

Sri Lanka breaks tallest Christmas tree record

Cricket legend Arjuna Ranatunga initiated plans to build the record-breaking tree in Sri Lanka's capital Colombo.

25 Dec 2016 5:33 AM

Not just a minor celebration

As the city prepares for Christmas, we take a closer look at an often-overlooked festivity which takes place at the same time — Hanukkah.

24 Dec 2016 12:30 AM

Christmas tree of solidarity in Baghdad

The 85-foot-tall artificial tree, with a diameter of 33 feet, has been erected in the centre of an amusement park in the Iraqi capital.

17 Dec 2016 5:33 AM


‘Crazy’ couple takes London stroll

The couple was seen in Shaftesbury Avenue and believed to have watched hit comedy Peter Pan Goes Wrong at the Apollo Theatre.

16 Dec 2016 5:45 AM

Sri Lankan cricket hero gives up costly Xmas tree idea

Sri Lanka is a mainly Buddhist country, but around 1.2 million of its population of 21 million are Catholics.

08 Dec 2016 3:07 AM

‘Santa’bulous tree tops

Check out the most expensive X’Mas trees in the world and what makes them so special.

04 Dec 2016 12:10 AM