World update in pictures. +++ New Year′s 2019 around the world 2018-11-01

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It's in English, but the humor is easy to get. The last part is especially true in Germany, where people are only allowed to buy firecrackers for the last three days of the year. Legislation that would allow the British government to trigger what's known as Article 50 and start negotiating its exit from the European Union could be put before parliament as early as Thursday. As in many other East Asian countries, South Korea will celebrate the Lunar New Year some weeks later. Those Windows Apps can be split-screen Snapped next to traditional programs on the desktop in Windows 10. Windows 10 revives the old standby, but rather than focusing on desktop programs alone, the Windows 10 Start menu fuses a traditional Start menu layout with a mini-Start screen of sorts, populated with tiles for the Windows Apps or desktop programs of your choosing. As the clock struck over, revellers enjoyed a laser and fireworks display, followed by a series of musical performances including Eagle Eye Cherry and Bonnie Tyler.

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The latest edition of the soccer simulation game Football Manager will challenge players to deal with any one o. Icons are flatter now—you notice it instantly looking at the File Explorer icon in the taskbar. In Windows 8, sharing files to different apps was handled via the Share Charm, in the Charms bar hidden on the right side of the screen. In addition, yellow vest protesters above , who recently have expressed discontent — at times violently — against President Macron, called for peaceful festive demonstrations. Lasting three days, it is one of the most important holidays of the year.

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If you happen to read this from Johannesburg, be wary of the festivities in the suburb of Hillbrow, where residents traditionally chuck unwanted furniture out of the window. Look for even more to appear in a consumer preview next year. World leaders welcome 2019 Merkel: 'We must fight for our convictions' German Chancellor Angela Merkel told Germans that global cooperation will be essential to tackle challenges such as climate change, immigration and the fight against terrorism in 2019. For many years Britain's governing Conservative Party has suffered bitter divisions within its ranks over Europe. The city's public firework event ran in the early evening, not at midnight. That's after the Supreme Court ruling on Tuesday that - in essence - said parliament must be consulted beforehand. Selecting a file or folder and then clicking on the new 'Share' icon on the left side of the Share tab's ribbon menu—it's the small black circle in this screenshot—brings up the available apps you can share the file with, just like the Share Charm.

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The feature largely mimics the search functionality baked into the Windows 8 Start screen, surfacing programs, files, and even Bing-surfaced web pages related to your search queries. For two days British parliamentarians have been debating draft legislation that paves the way for Britain to officially start the process of leaving the European Union. Alternatively, you could unpin all Apps from the Start menu to collapse the Windows 8-esque portion completely, leaving you with a Windows 7-like menu alone. Still, many Koreans now also celebrate the Gregorian new year. Please help to establish notability by citing that are of the topic and provide significant coverage of it beyond a mere trivial mention.

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So easy to find shows to follow. A fireworks show illuminated Rio's iconic Copacabana beach and some two million people were expected to gather there for the big celebration. Many in Chile's capital Santiago will likely be sporting yellow underwear, a tradition that is supposed to bring good luck. Canada's eastern cities of Montreal, Toronto and Ottawa, also welcomed 2019. Also: Polls show pro-Leave voters have no remorse.

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Author: Jenipher Camino Gonzalez 00:00 London, Edinburgh and Lisbon have joined the rest of Europe into the New Year! It was followed by , which starred , , and , and featured. Allie Renison is Head of Europe and Trade Policy at the Institute of Direct. The word Prosit comes from Latin and means may it succeed. Also popular is raclette pictured , where cheese is melted on a table-top grill, accompanied by meats, pickles and potatoes. While in the old town of Montevideo, Uruguay, revelers spent the last day of the year engaging in water fights on the street.

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British pop singer Bonnie Tyler is also set to perform. Fiona Smith, a trade law expert from Warwick University told Dan this week. New Year's Eve 2019: Celebrations around the world New year for New Zealand The Pacific nation Samoa was the first full country to greet 2019, with New Zealand following not too long after. Many revelers flocked to Shibuya Crossing in the heart of Tokyo. Las Vegas staged a typically-flashy new year party, with star performances from Lady Gaga, Celine Dion, Gwen Stefani and others, and an 8-minute firework show shot from casino resorts on the Las Vegas Strip.

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Jill Rutter is a Programme Director at the Institute of Government, an independent charity promoting effective government. Dan speaks with the director of the new Independent Commission on Referendums, Alan Renwick from the Constitutional Unit of University College London. After months of rumors and leaks, , and this is no mere paper launch. Together I believe we can start a new chapter with optimism and hope, she said. By paying tribute to our close relationship with Europe as we welcome in the New Year tonight, we will once again show the world that London will always be open, he said. Canada's biggest west coast city, Vancouver, put on a free outdoor party from early evening and was expecting a crowd of 100,000 outside Jack Poole Plaza for the midnight fireworks display.

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