Around the world, revellers have been bidding farewell to the Old Year and welcoming in 2013. From Australia, halfway round the world to Berlin and then some beyond, the message was the same: Happy New Year and all the best for 2013!
Ukraine's president has said Russian military trucks that crossed into Ukraine late Thursday were destroyed, as a massive aid convoy remains parked on the Russian side of the border.
New York’s midnight celebration came as millions worldwide heralded the beginning of a new year including London, where fireworks included edible confetti, and Dubai, with their attempt at a record-breaking display.
The horn is for boys”, her schoolteacher told her, and so he suggested that she learn the flute or the oboe.
Punctual, neat, dour - like beer: the Germans. But isn’t the German mentality really a bit more complex than that? Our two-part documentary turns up some really surprising insights.
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