Happy New Year! World welcomes 2018

The major cities of the world welcomed the New Year with festivities as revellers cheered the advent of 2018. The New Year Pacific Ocean nations of Samoa, Tonga and Christmas Island/Kiribati welcomed the New Year first and an hour later, Auckland in New Zealand. By 6.30 a.m., 2018 reached Sydney aned Melbourne and at 8.30 Tokyo. Within an hour, Singapore and China welcomed Year 2018. By then, India go busy welcoming the New Year with much pomp, gaiety and mirth.

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