New Year 2019 celebrations around the world

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-The annual ball drop in New York City was welcomed with cheers and rain
-Pyrotechnics explode over the iconic London Eye for a 10-minute performance in central London
-“Yellow Vest” protesters demonstrate among revellers on the Champs-Elysees in Paris
-Fireworks shoot across the sky over the Quadriga statue of the Brandenburg Gate in Berlin
-A couple share a tender moment while celebrating New Year on the Red Square in Moscow
-At a New Year’s Eve concert in the Kenyan capital Nairobi, fireworks illuminate the night sky
-A make-up artist decorates hair ahead of New Year celebrations in Ahmedabad, India
-Thousands gathered in Pyongyang, North Korea for performances and fireworks
-Fireworks are launched by revellers at a beach in Gangneung, South Korea
-The tallest building in the world, the Burj Khalifa in Dubai, is lit up with pyrotechnics
-A reveller wears glasses that spell out “2019” during a New Year’s Eve party in Quezon City in the Philippines
-Buddhists light candles to mark the Year of the Pig in the Chinese Zodiac at the Jogyesa Temple in Seoul, South Korea
-Crowds catch the spectacle on their smart phones as fireworks are projected from Taiwan’s famous Taipei 101 skyscraper
-Hong Kong’s iconic skyline is lit up as revellers celebrate the arrival of 2019 in China
-A New Year’s Eve ceremony is held in Beijing, China
-Crowds enjoy an impressive pyrotechnic display over the Marina Bay in Singapore
-The fireworks over the Sydney Harbour Bridge in Australia lasted for 12 minutes

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