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Photos show Lunar New Year celebrations with caution amid an ongoing pandemic

Families opt for distanced or virtual celebrations amid the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. Limited public festivities continued to take place with health safety precautions in mind. Here’s what celebrating one of the most important holidays in the Chinese culture looks like amid the pandemic. Visit the Business section of Insider for […]
Photos show Lunar New Year celebrations with caution amid an ongoing pandemic
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China curtailed travel ahead of the Lunar New Year. As Thanksgiving approaches, the US is ignoring that example.

On Thursday, the Centres for Disease Control and Prevention advised against travelling for Thanksgiving. But millions of Americans still plan to see relatives and host large, multi-household gatherings. Ahead of the Lunar New Year, Chinese authorities banned large gatherings and put hotspots in lockdown, which experts say reduced coronavirus spread. […]
China curtailed travel ahead of the Lunar New Year. As Thanksgiving approaches, the US is ignoring that example.
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Chinese New Year, also known as the Lunar New Year and Spring Festival, is today. Here are 21 photos that show what New Year’s and lunar celebrations look like across the globe.

New Year’s traditions look different depending on where you are and what religion and customs you follow. We looked at five New Year’s celebrations around the world – from the Chinese Lunar New Year to the Hindu lunar festival Diwali – to see how people around the world reflect on […]
Chinese New Year, also known as the Lunar New Year and Spring Festival, is today. Here are 21 photos that show what New Year’s and lunar celebrations look like across the globe.
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Here’s what the Chinese zodiac says about you

Chinese New Year takes place on February 5 this year. In honour of the Lunar New Year, here’s an explanation of the Chinese zodiac, and what it means for you. The Chinese zodiac is based on a 12-year cycle, with an animal representing each year. Chinese zodiacs are determined by […]
Here’s what the Chinese zodiac says about you