Vibrant celebrations around the world marked the start of the Year of the Dog and the end of the Year of the Rooster. Chinese New Year festivities with lion and dragon dances, fireworks displays and street parties were held in cities from Beijing to New York and Sydney. The Sunday Times takes a look at some of them.
A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Sunday Times on February 18, 2018, with the headline 'One festival, celebrated in many different styles'. Print Edition | Subscribe
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