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    Celebrations begin as Auckland leads the way into 2013

    euronews (in English)

    by euronews (in English)

    New Year celebrations have started with the traditional bang as the city of Auckland in New Zealand held the first spectacular event of 2013.

    In Sydney, Australian superstar Kylie Minogue led the countdown.

    Tons of fireworks and millions of spectators are expected to mark the coming of 2013 in capitals and major cities around the world.