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New Year’s Eve: A secular festival for all

  • Veeramalla Anjaiah

| Sat, December 30 2017 | 12:34 am
New Year’s Eve: A secular festival for all

PREMIUM The time has come to bid farewell to 2017 and welcome 2018. Though some people consider the beginning of another year simply just another day, billions of others across the globe celebrate New Year’s Eve with joy, feasts, dancing and fireworks and hope for a better life.Surprisingly, religious leaders from Islam say that New Year’s Eve is a Christian event, while Christians say the occasion do...