He also invited non-believers to join in a 'desire' for peace in the world. -AFP

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He also made another appeal for the environment to be saved from 'human greed and rapacity'. -Reuters

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His highly anticipated address is likely to include themes such as the brutality of poverty and violence against Christians. -AFP

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Use lean pork and wholemeal bread to create a healthier version of the traditional Christmas meatball dish. -MYB
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Pope Francis held his first Christmas Eve mass in the Vatican by highlighting the role played by humble shepherds in the Nativity, as thousands flocked to the historic site of Jesus's birth in Bethlehem. -AFP

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Flee turkey for Thailand - plot your escape to one of these 10 least Christmassy places on the planet. -Skyscanner
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Jerusalem's Latin patriarch will lead a procession to Bethlehem and celebrate midnight mass which will be attended by Palestinian president Mahmud Abbas and other dignitaries. -AFP

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Cat lovers looking for a feline to cuddle can visit Singapore's first cat cafe, which opens its doors to the public tomorrow on Christmas Day. -MyPaper
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Santa has magic, but because the number of children has quadrupled in the last hundred years, he might need the help of state-of-the-art technology to make sure every deserving child gets a gift on Christmas. -DigitalOne
Check out these eateries which are still taking last-minute orders. -ST
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Hollywood actress and the face of Hugo Boss, Gwyneth Paltrow, shares her Christmas shopping tips. -Diva
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Yet to get holiday presents for your loved ones? Here are some gift ideas for your kids and grandparents to those at your office. -Digital Life
The news was devastating. I was not asked to be Santa Claus for my daughter's class party. -TNP

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A group of people braved a trademark tropical downpour for Singapore's inaugural SantaCon, which kicked off with a Santa Crawl at Boat Quay. -TNP

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York Hotel's Soon Heng-style Masala turkey and its more famous fish head curry are available for takeaways till Jan 1. -AsiaOne

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From Vienna to Mexico, different manifestations of the season are in full display. -AsiaOne

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Being healthy during the holiday period should not be a struggle. -PDI/ANN
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A farmer in Edogawa Ward, Tokyo, tends pots of nanakusa, or seven herbs, of spring, before shipping them on Friday. - Yomiuri Shimbun/ANN

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Experience the joyful spirits of Christmas at Singapore Flyer. -AsiaOne

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The Dining Edition is a refreshing gourmet zone located on level 2 featuring 16 exciting restaurants, bistros, café bakeries, patisseries and coffee joints. -AsiaOne

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Cut a thick slice, toast it, then spread it with cold butter and let the butter melt into the bread. -ST
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It is made with a dark chocolate sponge and praline chocolate ganache. -ST
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Among the highlights are log cakes in four flavours, including chestnut and cranberry. -ST
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The traditional Advent calendar returns for a second year.
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From PolyStation consoles to iPoa music players, check out these amusing tech knock-offs that won't burn a hole in your pocket this holiday season. -Stomp
Two Christmas catering menus are also on offer. -ST
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Highlights of the extensive spreads include Christmas cold cuts with gherkins, honey tomatoes and green olives. -ST
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The Christmas Sausage Platter includes a main of assorted sausages, onion sauce, honey mustard, mash and seasonal vegetables. -ST
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On Christmas Day, a sit-down brunch spans the likes of an antipasti selection, including fresh oysters. -ST
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Celebrate a German Weihnachten (Christmas night) with these festive offerings at all five Brotzeit outlets. -ST
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Chief sommelier Michael Leitner complements the menu with Louis Roederer wines. -ST
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Use lean pork and wholemeal bread to create a healthier version of the traditional Christmas meatball dish. -MYB
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The most popular countries from which those in Singapore purchase goods include the United States, China, South Korea, Japan and Britain. -MyPaper
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Avoid the Christmas dinner crowd and cook at home. Local as well as expat chefs share their recipes. -ST, BT
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China Daily's food correspondents hunt for the most attractive options in Beijing, Shanghai, Tianjin and Hong Kong. -China Daily/ANN
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Twelve-year-old Richille Edward thinks it is cool to be an engineer as he could then earn lots of money to buy all the Christmas presents he wants. - The Star/ANN

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Chefs from around the world who have settled here share their childhood Christmas memories and recipes. -BT
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Chefs from around the world who have settled here share their childhood Christmas memories and recipes. -BT
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Chefs from around the world who have settled here share their childhood Christmas memories and recipes. -BT
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Chefs from around the world who have settled here share their childhood Christmas memories and recipes. -BT
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Chefs from around the world who have settled here share their childhood Christmas memories and recipes. -BT
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Chefs from around the world who have settled here share their childhood Christmas memories and recipes. -BT
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Chefs from around the world who have settled here share their childhood Christmas memories and recipes. -BT
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Chefs from around the world who have settled here share their childhood Christmas memories and recipes. -BT
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Chefs from around the world who have settled here share their childhood Christmas memories and recipes. -BT
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It is that time of the year, and roast turkey has become one of the must-haves for Christmas here. Impress everyone at your party with these interesting creations. -SoShiok
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Avoid the Christmas dinner crowd and cook at home. Chefs from five restaurants share their recipes. -ST
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Avoid the Christmas dinner crowd and cook at home. Chefs from five restaurants share their recipes. -ST
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Avoid the Christmas dinner crowd and cook at home. Chefs from five restaurants share their recipes. -ST
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Avoid the Christmas dinner crowd and cook at home. Chefs from five restaurants share their recipes. -ST
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Avoid the Christmas dinner crowd and cook at home. Chefs from five restaurants share their recipes. -ST
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Marathoners, yoga instructors and other health and fitness pros say there is something for everyone hoping to rev up a workout, or trying to cool it down.-Reuters

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Avoid the Christmas dinner crowd and cook at home. Chefs from five restaurants share their recipes. -ST
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Avoid the Christmas dinner crowd and cook at home. Chefs from five restaurants share their recipes. -ST
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Underwater World Singapore is also offering a 20 per cent off all local admission ticket prices for children and adults. -AsiaOne
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Sparkles to dress up your Christmas outfit. -TNP
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Gourmet Carousel's Christmas takeaways span both classic and innovative recipes. -ST
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Crack the chocolate shell and, depending on the colour, there are treats to discover inside. -ST
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Everything is in fine balance. -ST
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Are your loved ones Jamie Oliver fans? Treat them to his Christmas hamper. -ST
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Most bakers would use rum or brandy, but the dried fruit in this cake is macerated in dark rum, orange liqueur and cognac. -ST
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Spicy and aromatic, it is usually used as a stir-fry sauce for la la, a kind of clam; or squid, prawns, crab and chicken. -ST
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The Mega Christmas Eve Buffet at Dine On 3 fetes guests with more than 100 dishes in the Christmas Eve buffet. -ST
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At Si Chuan Dou Hua outlets, a six-course festive set menu features classic turkey alongside specialities. -ST
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This sauce is a lovely condiment if you are serving roasted turkey, chicken or ham. -TNP
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With all the over-eating that goes on this season, your party guests will welcome this waist-friendly main course. -TNP
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Spend Christmas at The Fullerton Hotel. -ST
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A Canadian airline decided to show that Christmas is all about giving - with a result that's taken off beyond its wildest dreams. -Reuters
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Get memorable, practical presents with our guide to biker gift-buying. - TNP
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Having a real beard isn't enough to convince some customers, says this svelte St Nick. - TNP

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To help you determine your next shopping destination, the members and editors of travel website VirtualTourist.com compiled a list of the "Top Ten Christmas Markets." -Reuters
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The surest way to add festive cheer to a home is a decorated Christmas tree. Stylists, visual merchandisers and home owners tell The Straits Times how they do it. -ST
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We road-test new aesthetic and pampering treatments that will get you party-ready for the festive season, depending on how much time you have. -Urban
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Singapore's first-ever Santa Conference, or SantaCon, will be held on Dec 20 and 21 at Boat Quay, and revellers are invited to come dressed as Santas and to party as one. -AsiaOne

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Leading F&B professionals on their strategies for Christmas shopping and what they'll be giving foodie friends this year. -BT
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On Dec 6, more than 800 people attended a light-up ceremony for 'Christmas 'round the corner' held at TOUCHCENTRE in Marine Parade. -AsiaOne

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If you still have not decided where to have a celebratory meal this Christmas, Sylvia Tan gives you great choices. -ST
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The flavour of the chocolate mousse is properly deep and dark, and Kirsch-soaked cherries give a light boozy kick. -ST
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A whole beef shin is cooked long and slow with red wine, dried apricots, sundried tomatoes and rosemary. -ST
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The dark meat is fantastic, of course, but the breast meat, which makes up most of the bird, is so tender you can pull it off with a fork. -ST
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Nothing says love and sharing better than homemade food, say home cooks who whip up edible fare to give away. -ST
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When making the sweet and slightly tart jam, do not be alarmed if the mixture looks runny after cooking. -ST
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She has cut down the amount of sugar and instead of adding just golden syrup, she uses a combination of honey and maple and golden syrups. -ST
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Just for her chocolate fruit cake alone, she uses 20kg of dried fruit, including raisins, prunes and dates. -ST
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Her Christmas spin on the apple crumble bar recipe is to add dried cranberries to the apple mixture and to use them as a garnish too. -ST
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Both hotels also have festive dining options at the restaurants, which non-hotel guests can partake in. -MyPaper
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Looking for staycation ideas or a short stay in Malaysia this Christmas? Lim Yi Han susses out the highlights at several hotels. -MyPaper
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Bring a fully decorated Christmas tree home and help raise funds for disadvantaged children at Ikea’s Soft Toy Christmas Tree Charity Auction happening this weekend. -herworldPLUS

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Take away new creations and perennial classics from Carlton Hotel. -ST
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Orders for whole cakes and multi-item party packs can be placed online. -ST
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Stand a chance to win Toast Box Christmas Gift Packs and Vouchers worth $250. -ST
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Stand a chance to win daily prizes, which include instant free dining, hampers, New Year's Eve party tickets, and much more. -ST
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Choose between four main courses, all served with sage and garlic polenta chips and seasonal greens. -ST
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The event aims to bring members of the public together for a good meal at a hawker centre, while raising funds for the less fortunate. -MyPaper
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BreadTalk has come up with a collection of holiday cakes and assorted ginger cookies to add some Christmas cheer. -MyPaper
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If you’re still looking for food suggestions for that Christmas party, fret not. -MyPaper
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This Yuletide season, there are plenty of choices for shopping, food and getaways for those who need gift ideas. -MyPaper

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Here are some festive-friendly events and activities that will help you get into the holiday mood. -herworldPLUS
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Home-grown tailoring store Marcella has released an all-in-one Christmas gift box set for men. -AsiaOne

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It is all hands on deck at SingPost as it gears up for the peak holiday season. -ST

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