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Stars take to twitter to wish fans

Happy New Year wishes pour in from stars

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  • Published: 12:16 January 1, 2013
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As the world ushered in 2013, stars from across the globe took to twitter to wish their fans a happy new year. While some of the tweets from Bollywood were grim as stars such as Amitabh Bachchan expressed their desire to fight for justice for the Delhi gang-rape victim who died a few days ago, a few others such as Akshay Kumar were pragmatic in their messages as they asked their fans to maintain a check on their bank and health balances.

In Hollywood, troubled divas Britney Spears and Lindsay Lohan chose to spend a quiet new year’s eve with their families, while singer Mariah Carey jetted to Australia with her husband to ring in 2013 and posted happy pictures of her revelry. The Hips Don’t Lie singer Shakira has also sent a personalised Happy NY message. tabloid! gives you a round up ..

 

@SrBachchan: Happy New Year to all .. For a glorious 2013 .. But never forget what 2012 left us with. ..: Amitabh Bachchan

 

@Sonamakapoor: Change is the only constant. Be responsible citizens of the world, who fight for what is right! Happy new year ! – Sonam Kapoor

 

@kjohar25: Make 2013 the year that you gain perspective...lose inhibitions...and maintain your balance...own the year...let it not own you!! Happy 2013: Karan Johar

 

@rampalarjun: “Good morning 2013! wish u all, peace,love,strength and abundance of joy. Stay positive & be open to receptive to positivity. Happy New Year.: - Arjun Rampal

 

@akshaykumar: the New Year,may ur cheque book & budget, balance and include generous amounts of charity coz no one has ever become poor by giving...think about it.Cheers!! Happy 2013

 

@anupampkher: “Wishing you ALL A Happy and Hopeful 2013. Love, Happiness, Peace & Respect for The HER among Us. :)

 

@MallikaLA: “Happy New Year precious tweeple, hv a great 2013 :)XO” - Mallika Sherawat

 

@iamsrk: Thinking wot would I wish for as ‘12 draws to close. One ‘good last laugh of the year’ with my loved ones that’s all. Wish u all the same... - Shah Rukh Khan

 

@Juniorbachchan: “Above all… I wish you a safe new year! Big love.”- Abhishek Bachchan

 

@Punitdmalhotra: “I make ny resolutions every year & stick to them for a full 2 weeks. This year the resolution is to stick to my resolution.” – Punit Malhotra

 

@ShahanaGoswami I feel like I closed the door on a not so pleasant year and opened one of change, happiness and hardwork. Productivity and positivity to all – Shahana Goswami

 

@vivek_oberoi: “Interesting fact...2013 is the first year since 1987 to have 4 different numbers! Let’s hope this year brings positive changes too!”

 

@Bajpayeemanoj: “Happy new year to all of you!my new year resolution is to be a better hunan being and take care of my health all the time.eat right.”

 

@Azmishabana: “No celebrations for New Year. Time to reflect and to solemnly affirm in Gandhi’s words that we will ‘be the change we wish to see”

 

@Lisaraniray

“Happy 2013. Remember we all have a hand in co-creating the World we want. What do you want to see in the next 365?” -Lisa Ray

 

HOLLYWOOD TWEETS:

@KimKardashian: “What’s everyone doing for New Years Eve? Hope you all are having the best time & are safe!!! Xoxo” - Kim Kardashian

 

@justinbieber: “hyped for NEW YEARS!! BRING ON 2013!! Well wishes to everyone ALL AROUND THE WORLD! MUCH LOVE” Justin Bieber

 

@davidguetta: “I want to thank all of you for this beautiful year. I feel so blessed to have such amazing fans. From the bottom of my heart I LOVE YOU” -David Guetta‏

 

@jtimberlake: “I wish all of you a Happy and Healthy 2013... It’s gonna be fun to see what the new year has in store for all of us. #youneverknow” -- Justin Timberlake ‏

 

Katy Perry‏@katyperry: “Happy New Years everyone! So excited for 13... Be safe but party hard!”

 

@kylieminogue: “New Year. New Haircut. Hello #2013 pic.twitter.com/bdFhy9vP”

 

@britneyspears: “Spending a quiet New Years Eve in with my boys and little miss @hannahspears. Let’s hear some interesting resolutions for 2013?”

 

@shakira

“Happy new year everyone! Here’s a video message from Shak... https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pZvkiSJMwBs&feature=youtu.be … ShakiraHQ”

 

@taylorswift13

“There are 13’s EVERYWHERE. This is PERFECT.” Taylor Swift

 

@Real_Liam_Payne: Wowww im looking forward to 2013!Thank you for all your support in 2012,its been a year i will never forget! Love you all! Happy new yearrrr” Liam Payne

 

@wizkhalifa: “Make sure yall be safe while turnin up tonite” - Wiz Khalifa

 

@SnoopDogg

“2013!! Put 1 in tha air !!” Snoop Dogg‏

 

@MariahCarey: “Happy new year from Australia!!!! pic.twitter.com/dYmFLOOv”: Mariah Carey

 

@lindsaylohan

“i feel very blessed to be able to spend time w/ my mom, family&very wonderful friends. Very grateful.. May only good things come this year.” Lindsay Lohan

 

@CarlyRaeJepsen:

Pucker those lips- New Years Kisses are mandatory in Times Square tonight! Eeeek ;) .Lookie here it’s MC Hammer time!! Best New Year ever! @Happpynewyear pic.twitter.com/WXJmvlHN

 

@psy_oppa:

“happy new year from @psy_oppa and @MCHammer! pic.twitter.com/MMEvEAqN

with @MCHammer @carlyraejepsen @neontrees right before the countdown!~ #NewYear2013 pic.twitter.com/r6m703sA” PSY‏

 

 

 

 

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