In this time of prejudice and differences, the one thing that we can call universal with absolute certainty is the New Year’s Eve celebration. All around the world, people from every nation awaited the new year and last night at midnight we said goodbye to the old 2013 and welcomed the new and hope-filled 2014 with a loud bang. Fireworks have become the main event that marks every new year mass gathering in every city of every country and this year there have certainly been some fireworks for for the record books, which is a statement of fact for Dubai. So, feast your eyes with these breath-taking top 10 fireworks display and have a Happy New Year.

Athens, Greece

Athens-Greece

Photo credit to abc.net.au

Moscow, Russia

Moscow-Russia

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Jakarta, Indonesia

Jakarta-Indonesia

Photo credit to abc.net.au

Hong Kong, People’s Republic of China

Hong-Kong-China

Photo credit to straitstimes.com

Berlin, Germany

Berlin-Germany

Photo credit to mirror.co.uk

New York City, New York, USA

New-York-City-New-York-USA

Photo credit to mirror.co.uk

Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Rio-de-Janeiro-Brazil

Photo credit to abclocal.go.com

Sidney, Australia

Sidney-Australia

Photo credit to news.com.au

London, Great Britain

London-Great-Britain

Photo credit to dailymail.co.uk

Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Dubai-United-Arab-Emirates

Photo credit to npr.org