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Nelson Mandela "drew his last breath and just rested", his ex-wife Winnie said on Thursday in her first public comments on his death.
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11000 security men have been deployed for the event.
Last Updated: Friday, December 06, 2013, 16:44
The government on Friday announced a five-day state mourning as a mark of respect to former South African President Nelson Mandela, who passed away last night.
Last Updated: Tuesday, October 08, 2013, 08:53
More than 7,00,000 people took to Jerusalem`s streets to mourn the spiritual leader of Israel`s Sephardic Jews, in an unprecedented procession for an influential figure who died after surgery.
Last Updated: Thursday, August 15, 2013, 22:23
Black flags dotted Bangladesh`s skyline as the country on Thursday observed the National Mourning Day.
Last Updated: Thursday, June 20, 2013, 16:01
The Uttarakhand government on Thursday declared a three-day state mourning in view of the calamity triggered by incessant rains in the state.
Last Updated: Saturday, April 27, 2013, 15:49
Public mourning was held today for nearly 200 people who were killed in a 7.0-magnitude quake in China last week, even as authorities declared a high alert for secondary disasters like landslides in the quake-hit region.
Last Updated: Wednesday, April 10, 2013, 13:49
It was the worst such incident in two decades in the Balkan country, shocked by what police called a "monstrous" crime.
Last Updated: Monday, April 08, 2013, 20:54
Former friends and foes alike from across the world paid tribute to the late British prime minister Margaret Thatcher, remembering an "extraordinary leader" who stamped her authority everywhere.
Last Updated: Thursday, March 21, 2013, 11:58
The national flag flew half mast as Bangladesh on Thursday began a three-day state mourning following the death of President Zillur Rahman, one of the country`s senior most politicians.
Last Updated: Sunday, March 17, 2013, 13:01
Access to the sarcophagus was opened Saturday for those wanting to pay tribute to the Venezuelan president, who died March 5, aged 58, following a two-year-long fight with cancer.
Last Updated: Saturday, February 09, 2013, 17:57
Moderate Hurriyat Conference led by Mirwaiz Umar Farooq on Saturday announced four-day mourning on the death of Mohammad Afzal Guru, who was hanged this morning following his conviction in the Parliament attack case.
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