Even though festivals to distribute free textbooks will be celebrated at schools, many students will not get the full set of new books today, the first day of the latest academic year, thanks to the high price of paper and delays in placing work orders.
Revelers welcomes 2019 with fireworks displays and festivities as a celebratory wave swept westward across the globe from Asia to Europe and the Americas, putting to bed a tumultuous 2018.
Dhaka Metropolitan Police (DMP) issues special instruction for the celebration of New Year this year, which falls on a day after the national election.
Photographers around the world frames the welcoming moments of a new year – 2018, in confetti, grand show of fireworks and array of cultural events.
Police in Munich evacuated two major railway stations after an intelligence agency warned Germany of an imminent attack, officials say.