Time magazine cover puts immigration crisis at Trump's feet
House to vote on closely watched immigration bills
Governor rule imposed in India-occupied Kashmir
China to retaliate after USA imposes tariffs on $50bn in imports
Four people wounded in Malmö shooting
Christmas being celebrated in Goa with religious fervour
26 December 2017, 01:40 | Marta Robbins
Todd Deaton WR
Chapel of the Angels in Bethlehem
Christmas was also celebrated with traditional gaiety and fervour in Tamil Nadu, with believers thronging churches, including the famous Santhome Basilica Church here, for special prayers and mass. "It is for the first time we visited a church. We got to know how Christmas is celebrated", Hirra said.
"A member of an NGO told Rising Kashmir that they are trying to spread a global message of peace and love among all communities of the Valley". "Due to last year's unrest, celebrations were restricted only to prayers", he said, adding, "This year, too, there were no special functions as our focus mostly remained on the message of peace and love, and spirituality".
During the mass, prayers for peace, development, and prosperity of Pakistan were also offered.
Sabyasachi Satpathy, of Big Boss reality show fame, is celebrating Christmas in Mumbai with celebs like Udita Goswami.
Other churches in the city including Saint Luke's Church and All Saints' Church, oldest church of Jammu Kashmir in north Kashmir's Baramulla, Saint Joseph's Church and Saint Mary's Church in Gulmarg witnessed similar gatherings. According to several media reports, mostly tourists, including foreigners, prayed inside the church in Gulmarg, gathering there despite the harsh cold and several feet of snow.
Christian men, women and children gathered in the Holy Catholic Family Church situated at Moulana Azad Road here to celebrate the birthday of Jesus Christ. The impressively decorated churches lent a festive spirit to the occasion of celebrating the birth of Jesus Christ.The people also distributed candies and burst crackers. "The preparations actually begin around a month ago".
However, people missed "White Christmas" as there was no snowfall in the Valley.
Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik wished the people of the state on the festive occasion.
The tree, located at a garden in Adarsh Nagar society in South Mumbais Worli area, has been decorated with over 10,000 lights, bells, images of reindeer and snowmen, and a waving Santa Claus.
'Ocean's 8' trailer: Hint of a heist drama with a twist
They are joined by Helena Bonham Carter as the other accomplice and Anne Hathaway as a celebrity they intend to rob. The tide has turned and it's a whole new " Ocean's " when eight women plan and execute a heist in NY .
Nokia 6, Nokia 9: The company's early 2018 offerings
Furthermore, the smartphone could feature dual-lens camera setup with Carl-Zeiss optics, 6GB RAM, and 128GB internal memory. It seems that these could be the five variants of the upcoming 4G Nokia feature phone will be heading to different markets.
West Ham skipper Noble ruled out of Newcastle game
Lanzini will be serving the second match of his ban in this contest, depriving Moyes of his top playmaker since Lanzini leads the team with four assists in all competitions. "It is very, very important".
Jairam Thakur new Himachal Chief Minister
With his elevation as chief minister, BJP also has sorted out the leadership issue for quite some time as he is only 52 now. The party's initial choice for CM, Dhumal lost Sujanpur to his once-protege Rajinder Rana of the Congress.
Conte laments fortune before Everton clash
It is a pity but we have to accept the decision and at the same time try in the future to pay great attention [to this]. Morata will be back for Tuesday's Premier League clash at home against Brighton. "That's not easy.
12 killed, 24 injured after bus falls off bridge into river
Vasundhara Raje, the chief minister of Rajasthan, tweeted that the state government has been closely monitoring the situation. Seven others were injured and taken to hospital in Sawai Madhopur district, 235 miles (375km) south of Delhi.
Sixty pounds of marijuana seized
Law enforcement officers in Nebraska arrested Patrick Jiron , 80, and Barbara Jiron , 83, on Tuesday, December 19, 2017. When asked about the Jirons' custody status by the Washington Post, authorities simply replied, "they're not here".