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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

Find out why Jingle Bells is not a Christmas song

It turns out there is another whole verse which we all ignore in order to make the song more Christmassy.

25 Dec 2017 9:56 AM

Track Santa on Christmas with Alexa

NORAD Tracks Santa will go live Sunday, with about 1,500 volunteers answering calls and emails at Peterson Air Force Base in Colorado.

25 Dec 2017 7:37 AM

A starry Christmas

Basking in the festive cheer and in a mood for merrymaking, Bollywood celebs speak about their plans for this Christmas.

25 Dec 2017 5:43 AM

X’mas evolution & a female Santa

Well, if not quite Queen Victoria, PM Theresa May is also struggling to make a difference — and one has to give her credit for persistence.

25 Dec 2017 2:09 AM


Kulbhushan Jadhav’s kin overjoyed over Pak visit

The mother and wife of Jadhav were allowed to meet him in the light of “Islamic traditions and based on purely humanitarian grounds,” he added.

25 Dec 2017 12:28 AM

Bandel Church chooses Mother Earth as theme

The Bandel Church has recently restored and put back on display a historical ‘mast’, which was damaged during a storm in 2010.

25 Dec 2017 12:13 AM

TV stars usher in the Yuletide spirit

Christmas at our home is a big occasion because my husband was born on December 25: Sheeba

25 Dec 2017 12:04 AM

Christmas from a forgotten village

Tucked away in the narrow bylanes of Mazgaon, the inhabitants of a historical East Indian village celebrate the spirit of Christmas together.

25 Dec 2017 12:00 AM

Santa Claus may be at serious health risk: UK experts

Obesity can lead to numerous health problems, such as hypertension, diabetes, fatty liver disease, and cancer, the RCGP said in a statement.

24 Dec 2017 3:05 PM


Christmas lights dimmed by tensions in Bethlehem after Trump’s Jerusalem move

‘Dozens of groups have pulled out of planned visits to Bethlehem after being scared off by the announcement and subsequent violence.

24 Dec 2017 2:04 PM

Risk of chocolate poisoning in dogs peaks at Christmas

The study also found that chocolate ingestion was significantly less common in older dogs and that no specific breed is more at risk.

24 Dec 2017 9:20 AM

Christmas Blues

While Christmas invokes joy and cheer for the most part, it can also prove to be a depressing time for some.

24 Dec 2017 12:34 AM

Will punish those who disturb peace, says Rajnath Singh

In another significant statement, the minister stressed on the important role of the people living near the international borders.

24 Dec 2017 12:30 AM

Carols take the lead in protest

Protesting atrocities against minorities, Mumbaikars got together to join their voices and sing carols.

24 Dec 2017 12:08 AM


Baby girl gets to hear her mum's voice for first time in Christmas miracle

Toddler beams with joy when she hears her mom’s voice for first time after she’s fitted with a hearing aid.

23 Dec 2017 8:16 PM

Trump delivers on Xmas promise, signs Republican tax bill

Trump signed the sweeping tax overhaul which represents the most drastic changes to the US tax code since 1986 into law.

23 Dec 2017 12:31 PM

Franciscan monks put baby Jesus on bed of bullets to press for peace

The monks said the bed of 445 bullet shells honors the estimated 445 Roman Catholic priests, nuns, monks killed for their faith.

23 Dec 2017 11:13 AM

Mumbai’s first AC local likely to run on December 25 or January 1

The one and only AC train will be sent for maintenance on both Saturday and Sunday, said railway officials.

23 Dec 2017 6:39 AM

Mystic Mantra: Christmas and carols

The event of child Jesus’ birth though, by any worldly standards, was really a non-event.

23 Dec 2017 1:32 AM