Santa Claus

  • Merry Christmas: 5 things to know about tracking Santa's journey December 25, 2013

    Peterson Air Force Base: For kids who can't wait for Santa to arrive, the North American Aerospace Defense Command has a Christmas treat. Visions of sugar plums can be augmented by a check on the fabled fat man's progress around the globe on Christmas Eve. Here are five things to...
  • Snapshot: Singapore's Santa Claus goes underwater to spread X'mas cheer December 24, 2013

    New Delhi: Usually the one to glide in on a sleigh and deliver presents to children on Christmas eve, Santa Claus amused many when he wore scuba equipment to entertain his guests. A diver, who was dressed as Santa Claus, swam in the Coral Garden tank on December 24 at...
  • The Week That Wasn't Christmas special December 22, 2013

    On this special episode of 'The Week That Wasn't', Cyrus Broacha takes on Devyani Khobragade, AAP's referendum to form government in Delhi and 'Dhoom 3'. He also spoke to Santa Claus from North Pole about his journey around the world and bringing gifts for every one. ...
  • TWTW: Cyrus Broacha in conversation with Santa Claus December 22, 2013

    On this week Christmas special 'The Week That Wasn't', Cyrus Broacha talks to Santa Claus from North Pole about his journey around the world and bringing gifts for every one. ...
  • In diverse US, Santa Claus has many faces, races December 20, 2013

    In Atlanta, children of many races share their Christmas wish lists with a black Santa Claus. In Houston, Santa dons a red zoot suit and dances to jazz as he hands out gifts in MexicanAmerican neighborhoods. In Indian Country, Native American Santas add American Indian attire to their red snowsuits, visiting shops...
  • Mammooty not part of 'Santa Claus'? February 18, 2013

    Director Thomas Sebastian who is geared up for his second movie in the title 'Santa Claus' has made it clear that he will not be having Megastar Mammootty doing a character in the movie. The movie will have a rare pair of Biju Menon and Pratap Pothen combination...
  • Sherlyn Chopra turns Santa Claus for street children December 18, 2012

    New Delhi: Modelturnedactress Sherlyn Chopra, who is due to appear in filmmaker Rupesh Paul's movie Kamasutra 3D, turned Santa Claus to entertain underprivileged street children this week. Chopra is also the scheduled to appear naked on the cover of famous men's magazine Playboy. Joining hands with an enterprising NGO called The...
  • Scientists decode why Rudolph has a red nose December 18, 2012

    London: Scientists have unravelled the mystery behind the glowing red nose of Rudolph, the lead reindeer pulling Santa's sleigh on Christmas Eve. Scientists say Rudolph's nose shines so brightly because it is richly supplied with red blood cells which help to protect it from freezing and to regulate brain temperature. This...
  • TWTW: Cyrus's take on Christmas December 25, 2011

    Cyrus Broacha also talk about Anna Hazare's fast, North Korea and much more. ...
  • Making a Santa cake on Christmas December 24, 2011

    Christmas Cake Factory joins us as we go in search of special Christmas cakes and desserts. ...
  • Want to track Santa? There's an app for that December 2, 2011

    Colorado Springs: Want to keep track of Santa this Christmas? There's an app for that. NORAD is the military organization responsible for the aerospace defence of the US and Canada. The North American Aerospace Defence Command tracks Santa on Christmas Eve. This year, it's counting down to Santa's takeoff with the NORAD...
  • William Joyce to tell tales of young Santa February 1, 2011

    New York: Soon we'll know the truth about Santa Claus, the Tooth Fairy and the Easter Bunny. At least, the early years. Award-winning author and filmmaker William Joyce is working on a new series of picture books and chapter books. In 'The Guardians of Childhood,' readers learn the 'formative stories of...
  • Tip for Santa: reflective reindeer collars December 23, 2010

    Oslo: Norwegian reindeer owners have a Christmas safety tip for Santa - put reflectors on his fleet-footed animals so they won't get hit by cars. About 2,000 reindeer have been fitted this month with reflective yellow collars or small antler tags to cut down on the car crashes that now kill...
  • This Christmas brush up your spelling skills December 23, 2010

    The kids of Mater Die School are here to teach you the Christmas Alphabet. ...
  • Santa traffic tip: reflective reindeer collars December 22, 2010

    Oslo: Norwegian reindeer owners have a Christmas safety tip for Santa -- put reflectors on his fleet-footed animals so they won't get hit by cars. About 2,000 reindeer have been fitted this month with reflective yellow collars or small antler tags to cut down on the car crashes that now kill...
  • Santa makes an epic journey - to Nepal December 22, 2010

    Kathmandu: Four years after the Hindu kingdom of Nepal became a secular republic where Christians no longer face state persecution, guess who is making an epic journey here this Christmas? It's good old Santa Claus. Santa Claus has exchanged his reindeer-drawn sleigh for a boat, tractor, rickshaw and all the other...
  • A ho-ho-holdup! 'Santa Claus' robs yacht club bar December 21, 2010

    East Providence: Call it a ho-ho-holdup. Police say a man dressed as Santa Claus has robbed a Rhode Island yacht club. Authorities say a bartender was alone in the East Providence Yacht Club Sunday night when a large man wearing a red suit, red hat, white beard and carrying a sack...
  • Watch: Sonam in the mood for Christmas, turns Santa December 20, 2009

    Mumbai: Saturday afternoon saw actor Sonam Kapoor turning into Santa Claus in real life, but without the costume. The occasion was a charity event organised by Life Trust, a group which works to make education accessible to underprivileged children. Sonam gifted educational toys to the kids and couldn't help remembering...
  • Watch: Santa Claus takes a dig at Woods December 4, 2009

    The jokes still seems to be on Tiger Woods with not just the paparazzi and netizens but also Santa Claus taking a dig at him. ...
  • Santa's psychology: What kids want for x-mas? November 25, 2009

    A psychology professor from Pennsylvania has analyzed hundreds of letters to Santa to better understand what kids want for Christmas. What she learned may make parents a little less anxious in this tight economy. ...
  • Santa guns down three in LA, hunted December 25, 2008

    Los Angeles: At least three people were found dead after a man dressed as Santa Claus started shooting at a Christmas Eve party in suburban Los Angeles, police said Thursday. An 8-year-old girl and a woman in her 20s were hospitalised with gunshot wounds that authorities do not consider life-threatening. Crews...
  • Cyrus gets global update on Christmas celebration December 25, 2008

    Cyrus Broacha wishes everyone Merry Christmas and gives a global update on Christmas celebration. He shows the biggest joke Santa Claus has sent him, interviews Minister of Minority Affairs A R Antulay and also discusses Aamir Khan starrer Ghajini and Shah Rukh Khan starrer Rab Ne Bana Di Jodi. ...
  • Watch: Santa puts on Army uniform in Iraq December 24, 2008

    The US troop is going to distribute toys in Iraq on Christmas. ...
  • Santa's home Rovaniemi is the perfect X-mas place December 22, 2008

    New Delhi: If you want the perfect Christmas this year, Rovaniemi in northern Finland is the place to be. Home to Santa Claus, Rovaniemi has built up a large industry around Santa's village at the Arctic Circle, some 2,600 km from the North Pole with reindeer safaris, driving huskies and of...
  • Make a wish to this Santa in any language, he hears December 21, 2008

    Language barriers can make it tough for some kids tell Santa what they want for Christmas. So this Santa decided to come to them- and the children made a wish only Santa could hear. ...
  • Watch: Germany worried this X-mas, not enough Santas December 20, 2008

    Christmas may be in jeopardy in Germany . Father Christmas, better know as Santa Clause, someone who is everywhere this time of year seems to have done a disappearing act in Germany. ...
  • Santa Claus takes part in Curling Championships December 17, 2008

    Even though Santa Claus is extremely busy in the run up to Christmas, he took time out to participate in the inaugural World Santa Curling Championships. At the Championships 24 Santas from over the world gathered to find out the top curling Santa in the world. ...
  • Antarctica antics: Groping Santa, bloody brawls January 9, 2008

    Wellington: Late as it may sound but this Christmas, a groping Santa, a drunken car chase and a bloody punchout were the highlights of festivities in Antarctica. Complaints of "inappropriate touching" were made against a Santa who had posed for photographs on a decorated snowmobile at the US McMurdo station,...
  • Santa Claus turns cook, comes up with a tasty dish December 25, 2007

    Santa Claus is known for giving away gifts on Christmas but CNN-IBN's Bikramjit Ray got Santa to cook a mouth-watering recipe. ...