Every two or three years, a thirteenth moon occurs within a solar year
Iran's Deputy Oil Minister Javad Owji has announced during the last solar year
(which ended on March 19) that 110-120 million cubic meters of gas have been pumped by Iran into its gas reservoirs, and the country will try to reconnoiter at least 40 new gas reservoirs until the close of the Fifth National Development Plan (until 2015).
The security transition announced by President Hamid Karzai on the first day of the new solar year
will be completed by the end of 2014.
Ancient harvest festival in the Punjab region of North India and the beginning of the solar year
for Sikhs, it also represents the founding of the Sikh brotherhood of Khalsa.
It happens at about the same time every solar year
, so it corresponds to the seasons, and it provides them a good fixed date," he added.
The Julian calendar, which did have a leap year at the end of every century, was altered in 1582 to make the calendar year match the solar year
by Zainullah Stanikzai on 31 August, 2014 - 19:06 LASHKARGAH (Pajhwok): Closed due to insecurity, about 120 schools are being reopened in various parts of southern Helmand province next solar year
beginning two weeks later, the education director said on Sunday.
The capital city of Tehran was affected by dust storms for 117 days of the last solar year
(ended on March 21), ISNA quoted Tehran Province's Environment Department director Mohammad-Hadi Heidarzadeh as saying.
Summary: TEHRAN (FNA)- Afghanistan's President Hamid Karzai hoped that the joint celebration of Nowrouz, the new solar year
, by political leaders would pave the ground for regional peace, prosperity and cooperation.
According to deputy of Managing director in drilling projects, during current Iranian solar year
(started March 21, 2011) National Iranian Drilling Company which is responsible to carry out drilling operations in phases 9&10, 17&18 and 14 of giant South Pars gas field ,has drilled 16,467 meters, 45,035 meters and 3162 meters in each case .
Since the start of this solar year
, eight people have been killed and 53 others injured as a result of the Pakistani aggression that destroyed 32 homes, perished 300 animals and displaced 450 families.
55 billion (based on the official rate of 24,700 rials per each USD) to banks and companies at the end of the last solar year
which ended on March 21, Tavakkoli said.