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'Merry Christmas everyone apart from Delhi Police': Jamia students celebrate festival as anti-CAA protests at varsity enter 13th day
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'Merry Christmas everyone apart from Delhi Police': Jamia students celebrate festival as anti-CAA protests at varsity enter 13th day

Jamia Millia Islamia students protesting against the amended Citizenship Act celebrated Christmas even as their agitation entered its 13th day

Christmas Day: Pope appeals for peace and fraternity in annual address; Donald Trump asks child if he still believes in Santa Claus
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Christmas Day: Pope appeals for peace and fraternity in annual address; Donald Trump asks child if he still believes in Santa Claus

Christmas was celebrated with much fervour and cheer across the globe as people gathered in large numbers at cathedrals and observed the birth of Jesus Christ.

Christmas celebrations: Birthday of Jesus Christ celebrated with fervour and cheer across India; prayers held in churches at midnight
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Christmas celebrations: Birthday of Jesus Christ celebrated with fervour and cheer across India; prayers held in churches at midnight

Christmas was celebrated across the nation on Tuesday with traditional fervour and merrymaking. Prayers and worship services were held at churches since Christmas Eve to celebrate the birth of Jesus.

Christmas Day celebrations: Pope urges Christians to be more generous; pilgrims gather at Bethlehem to celebrate Christ's birth
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Christmas Day celebrations: Pope urges Christians to be more generous; pilgrims gather at Bethlehem to celebrate Christ's birth

Pope Francis assailed the "insatiable greed" of today's consumerism at the Vatican and pilgrims crowded into the church at the traditional site of Jesus's birth in Bethlehem on Tuesday as Christmas celebrations began worldwide

NORAD tracks Santa despite US govt shutdown; military took on job after daily accidentally routed children's calls to defence base
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NORAD tracks Santa despite US govt shutdown; military took on job after daily accidentally routed children's calls to defence base

The US government shutdown may have temporarily dimmed Washington's National Christmas Tree but never fear, Santa Claus is still comin' to town -- and the military is tracking his path.

Santa Claus, Christmas trees and lights gets pushed out of shopping complex as China's leaders emphasise on tradition
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Santa Claus, Christmas trees and lights gets pushed out of shopping complex as China's leaders emphasise on tradition

Christmas continues to be a shopping festival across most of China, with huge trees adorning shopping malls in Shanghai and Beijing, but a growing emphasis on traditional culture by the ruling Communist Party and the systematic suppression of religion under President Xi Jinping are imperiling Santa Claus's position

Barack Obama fills in for Santa Claus in Washington, surprises sick children with gifts at Children's National hospital
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Barack Obama fills in for Santa Claus in Washington, surprises sick children with gifts at Children's National hospital

Former US president Barack Obama took on a new high-profile role as Father Christmas for a surprise visit to sick children in Washington. Sporting a festive Santa hat and armed with a sack of gifts, he delighted young patients at Children's National hospital with gifts and hugs.

Shiv Sena reacts to Manohar Parrikar's letter to BS Yeddyurappa, writes to Narendra Modi seeking intervention in Mahadayi issue
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Shiv Sena reacts to Manohar Parrikar's letter to BS Yeddyurappa, writes to Narendra Modi seeking intervention in Mahadayi issue

The Shiv Sena in Goa has written a letter to Prime Minister Narendra Modi asking his intervention to stop Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar from taking the step of allowing Karnataka to divert the waters of the Mahadeyi river.

North American defence agency that monitors North Korean missiles also tracks Santa Claus' delivery route
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North American defence agency that monitors North Korean missiles also tracks Santa Claus' delivery route

As it has done every year since 1955, a Canadian and American defence agency is tracking Santa Claus' path around the globe in his reindeer-powered sleigh.

Christmas around the world: Lights, Santa hats and good cheer mark festivities
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Christmas around the world: Lights, Santa hats and good cheer mark festivities

From Russia to Spain and Havana, here's how parts of the world are celebrating Christmas

Tyler the Playful Tiger and other toys based on 'toy-telligence' are in demand for Christmas
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Tyler the Playful Tiger and other toys based on 'toy-telligence' are in demand for Christmas

Tyler the Playful Tiger, who roars, purrs and moves during play is among a group of animatronic toys tipped to be the most in demand for Christmas.

Christmas, Hanukkah or Kwanzaa: Festivities around the globe resonate hope, light
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Christmas, Hanukkah or Kwanzaa: Festivities around the globe resonate hope, light

From Saturnalia to Christmas, from Hanukkah to Kwanzaa; this is a special time of the year and festivities around the globe for millennia resonate hope, light and warmth. Irrespective of religious and cultural leanings…this is the season for family and friends, this is the season to be merry.

Santa Claus' endearing legend, and how it evolved over centuries of celebrating Christmas
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Santa Claus' endearing legend, and how it evolved over centuries of celebrating Christmas

The endearing legend of Santa Claus and how it evolved over the centuries

Google Assistant gets Santa Tracker; can now tell you Christmas jokes
News & Analysis

Google Assistant gets Santa Tracker; can now tell you Christmas jokes

Google has added Santa Tracker to Google assistant as Christmas approaches to spread some digital Christmas cheers.

Christmas without reindeers? Iconic holiday animal shrinking, say researchers
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Christmas without reindeers? Iconic holiday animal shrinking, say researchers

If Santa is recruiting helpers to haul Christmas presents around the world this year he had better take a few extra, said researchers Monday who warned that reindeer are shrinking.

Small pleasures of 'burra din': Christmas has changed but Kolkata stays the same
India

Small pleasures of 'burra din': Christmas has changed but Kolkata stays the same

More robust and in your face, the nature of Christmas and New Year's eve celebration has changed in Kolkata but the ancient city has assimilated the changing milieu

Watch: What happens when Santa Claus settles 'naughty or nice' debate with lie detector
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Watch: What happens when Santa Claus settles 'naughty or nice' debate with lie detector

In 2015, Santa decided to take things up a notch and connect kids to lie detectors in a bid to ensure they were not lying.

My name is Raghuram Rajan and I do what I do: RBI boss does a Shah Rukh on rate cut
Business

My name is Raghuram Rajan and I do what I do: RBI boss does a Shah Rukh on rate cut

At the press conference called to announce the fourth bi-monthly monetary policy, Rajan was asked if he was being Santa Claus in giving more than expected or should his statement be read as hawkish.

Taskmaster Van Gaal turns Santa Claus for surprised Man United fans
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Taskmaster Van Gaal turns Santa Claus for surprised Man United fans

Man United manager Van Gaal distributed gifts to surprised fans ahead of a Boxing Day match at Old Trafford.