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(Persian) the new year holiday in Iran and Azerbaijan and Afghanistan and Pakistan and parts of India and among the Kurds

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A total of 111 people were either killed or injured, Nawroz added.
This year's celebration of Nawroz, she said, has special significance at the United Nations, as we are embarking on a new era marked by our collective commitment to new development goals and objectives .
This year's celebration of Nawroz, she said, has special significance at the United Nations, as "we are embarking on a new era marked by our collective commitment to new development goals and objectives" .
Industrial sector investment accounts for the lion's share at 32 per cent of total investment, followed by tourism (16 per cent) and trade (8 per cent) relatively, according to Nawroz.
Bargain World and Nawroz appeared to have shut down while the Examiner left messages at the New Sanam, 88 Noodle Bar and Shax, but none returned our calls.
Leaders from other countries in the region, including the Presidents of Iran and Tajikistan, also attended the Nawroz celebrations.
Tight security measures have been adopted in Afghanistan's main cities for the Nawroz festival.
According to Sport24, however, Afghanistan, playing their inaugural match in the five-nation tournament, impressed despite the defeat with Asghar Stanikzai (40) and Nawroz Mangal (35) sharing a 74-run partnership for the third wicket.
Captain Mohammad Nabi is known to lead his team aggressively, while Nawroz Mangal has been their star performer.
Though Afghanistan got off to a bad start, losing openers Nawroz Mangal for a duck and Karim Sadiq for four, wicketkeeper-batsman Mohammad Shahzad cracked an elegant 55 runs off 46 balls with six boundaries and one six, while Asghar Stanikzai chipped in with 30.
Nawroz Mangal's men got drop- kicked so hard by an all- round England effort that they almost collapsed to the lowest- ever T20 score, having lost eight for 26.
AAFGGHHAANNISSTTAANN:: Mohammad Shahzad c Yuvraj Singh b Balaji 18 (16) Nawroz Mangal lbw b Yuvraj Singh 22 (18) Karim Sadiq c Gambhir b Yuvraj Singh 26 (26) Asghar Stanikzai c Dhoni b Yuvraj Singh 6 (9) Mohammad Nabi c Sharma b Ashwin 31 (17) Samiullah Shenwari c & b Ashwin 1 (2) Shafiqullah lbw b Pathan 8 (9) Gulbodin Naib c Raina b Balaji 5 (14) Najibullah Zadran run out (Dhoni/Balaji) 5 (2) Dawlat Zadran .
A routine inspection of Nawroz Bakery, in Primrose Hill Street, Hillfields, last May found two dead mice and fresh mouse droppings.
Ibrahim Nawroz said that "large numbers" of people had been hit by swine flu but most people had not died and there remained very little known about the disease.
The Iraqi President Jalal Talabani on Saturday took part in a Nawroz summit in the Iranian capital Tehran with a group of leaders in the region.