Dasht

Dasht

 

(Persian, “desert”), the name for arid desert plains (stony, sandy, or salt marsh) in the Iranian uplands. It is a component of the proper name of the deserts—for example, Dasht-i-Kavir, Dasht-i-Lut, and Dasht-i-Margo.

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He said that in another action taken place in Sariab Dasht area of Quetta, FC recovered 40,000 smuggled diesels.
In conjunction with the Climate Change Conference (COP21) planned to take place in Paris next December, an Emirati researcher has revealed the possibility of linking the rivers of Pakistan (rivers Dasht and Indus) to the UAE through undersea pipelines.
Mastung -- At least four persons were killed and six injured in an explosion on a railway track in the Dasht area of Mastung on Sunday.
QUETTA -- At least three people were killed and 12 others injured when an explosion struck near a railway track in Dasht area of Balochistan's Mastung district.
The army units seized back al-Masoura and Kharba al-Qanous towns as well as Savame al-Hoboub area in Sahl Dasht region in Hama countryside.
Javaher Dasht, which translates as "jeweled plains," is 2,000 meters (6,600 feet) above the Caspian Sea in the Alborz Mountains of Gilan province.
5-kilometer road connecting the Khorog Intercity Road to the Dasht Village was completed by the University of Central Asia (UCA).
14 ( ANI ): In a gruesome attack, ten labourers were killed and four injured when assailants shot at workers in the Dasht area of Pakistan's Mastung district.
5 on Richter scale jolted Dasht e Kavir in south of Damghan in central province of Semnan on early Saturday early.
The lawyers observed strike in Quetta, Sibi, Dera Allahyar, Dera Murad Jamali, Kalat, Surab, Khuzdar, Lasbela Mastung, Dasht, Uthal, Panjgur, Kharan, Chagai, Pasni, Gwadar, Turbat, Naushki, Mand, Usta Mohammad and other parts of province.
As per details, the Farmer Action Committee Balochistan (FACB) took out the rally in Kharan, Kalat, Mastung, Asplinji Maraw, Dasht some 25km from Quetta, Gundain, Suker and blocked various parts.
According to a report by IRNA, Iran and an Ukrainian company will sign an agreement on exploration of oil in Dasht Moghan in the northwestern province of Ardebil.