Nowrooz


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Noun1.Nowrooz - (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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According to the official, artists from Hormuzgan, East Azerbaijan, Lorestan and Ardebil have performed on Nowrooz occasion in Azerbaijan, Tajikistan, Russia and Turkey in 2015.
In 1999, Shell defied a US sanctions threat to sign an estimated $800mln (u492mln) deal with Iran to develop two offshore oil fields in the Persian Gulf known as Soroosh and Nowrooz.
sanctions threat to sign an estimated $800m (PS492m) buy-back deal with Iran to develop two offshore oil fields in the Persian Gulf known as Soroosh and Nowrooz.
Mehdi Farhadian's "Baharestan" series is on show of Mah Art Gallery until Persian New Year, Nowrooz.
Called Nowrooz, the tradition extends back at least 2,500 years.
Due to Kurdish flags, Syrian police open fire at a group of Kurds celebrating Nowrooz, their new year, killing at least one person.
Kurds Celebrating Nowrooz Shot at By Syrian Police for Raising Kurdish Flag
General manager of refining and Industrial Safety Committee acting chairman Nowrooz Faraz also gave an overview of the company's accomplishments last year.
Shervin Reza Nowrooz, 25, and his business, State TowingInc.