Nowruz

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Noun1.Nowruz - (Persian) the new year holiday in Iran and Azerbaijan and Afghanistan and Pakistan and parts of India and among the Kurds; comes at the vernal equinox
Farsi, Persian - the language of Persia (Iran) in any of its ancient forms
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This inscription is the third in two years for India following the inscriptions of yoga and Nouroz.
Since 23rd March falls during Nouroz holidays in Iran, the Pakistan National day reception was held on 12th April, 2017.
Police sources said that Nouroz Hamdi, the 16-year boy, studying at Gulshane Fatima School in the Soldier Bazar neighbourhood, shot his classmate Fatima Bashir alisa Saba, in a class room while all the other students were attending the inaugural assembly.
Objective: To assess the knowledge, attitude and practices of relief workers posted in rescue and relief bases of the Red Crescent Society of Mazandaran province of Iran during Nouroz holidays.
BAGDHAD / Aswat al-Iraq: Iraqi President Jalal Talabani will return to his country after a few days to take part in the Nouroz festivals and to chair the coming Arab Summit on March 29, according to a presidential statement quoting his physician.
The travellers have described a special bazaar (fair) which were for the women of harem at the time of the Nouroz.
He said that the voice of protest should be raised against the conspiracies of the colonial powers on the occasion of Nouroz.