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German Catholics want to ban Santa Claus

October 7th, 2010 - 9:33 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Berlin, Oct 7 (THAINDIAN NEWS) To cut down the hype created during Christmas, a group of German Catholics are campaigning to ban Santa Claus.The group wants to change the image of old ... Read more...

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Archdiocese urges New York authorities to rebuild destroyed 9/11 church

August 18th, 2010 - 3:04 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Aug.18 (ANI): The Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America has criticised New York officials for concentrating their efforts on getting plans approved for building a controversial mosque near Ground Zero, and ... Read more...

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Father Christmas refused entry to asylum centre over security concerns

December 14th, 2009 - 6:22 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 14 (ANI): A clergyman dressed as Father Christmas was stopped from delivering presents at a children's asylum centre due to fears that he posed a security threat.The Rev Canon James ... Read more...

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Eateries named ‘Obama Fried Chicken’ has New Yorkers protesting

April 4th, 2009 - 1:48 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Apr.4 (ANI): Two fast-food joints here are calling themselves Obama Fried Chicken, and this has ruffled some feathers.The eateries in Brooklyn and Manhattan plastered the new President's last name on ... Read more...

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