New Year's

Thousands march in Hong Kong on New Year's Day, pledge to 'keep fighting'

"It's hard to utter 'Happy New Year' because Hong Kong people are not happy," said a man named Tung, who was walking with his two-year-old son, mother and niece.

By REUTERS
01/01/2020
Meet the first Israeli baby of the New Year. It's a girl!

The baby girl was born at the Hillel Yaffe Medical Center in Hadera to Marlin Jamal Majat, 25, who welcomed her third daughter into the family New Year's Day.

Israel rings in 2020, new year, new decade

Revelers came out to celebrate the end of 2019 and the second decade of the 21st century, visiting many pubs and clubs in Tel Aviv and across the country.

The year in (readers’) photos

We present 12 of our favorite shots (one from each month) that were selected for publishing in 2019

By YAKIR FELDMAN
01/01/2020
Rivlin to Russian speakers: Thanks to you we have another holiday

“With the ending of Hanukkah, the festival of light,” he said, “we have a new holiday of lights.”

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un rides a horse during snowfall in Mount Paektu
North Korea's Kim Jong Un to unveil 'new path' in New Year speech

The New Year address is expected to touch upon a wide range of issues from foreign affairs and military development to the economy and education.

By REUTERS
31/12/2019
Hong Kong gears up for huge New Year's Day anti-government march

On New Year's Day, tens of thousands are expected to join a major pro-democracy march, after it received police approval to proceed, with organizers hoping to sustain the protest movement's momentum.

By REUTERS
01/01/2020
WELCOMING THE new year.
The Lounge with Michal Galanti: December 30, 2019

Friends of Beit Loewenstein Hospital Association Chair Erez Meltzer and CEO Shula Malik held a fundraising event

By MICHAL GALANTI
30/12/2019
WELCOMING THE new year.
Novy God is no longer a holiday for the few

Novy God was an integral part of my Jewish childhood.

By IRINA GRITSEVSKAYA
30/12/2019
THOSE LOOKING to be out on New Year’s Eve have a lot to choose from
An indie New Year’s Eve

This coming New Years Eve has something for virtually any music fan willing to brave the cold weather on a work night.

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