Ban assures UN's support to Kailash Satyarthi, Malala Yousafzai

Lauding this year's Nobel Peace laureates Kailash Satyarthi and Malala Yousafzai, UN chief Ban Ki-moon said the two "remarkable" Asians give hope to people around the world struggling against exploitation and assured the world body's support to their "vitally important work".

Secret video of China Nobel`s wife screens in NYC

Rare video showing what life is like under house arrest for Liu Xia, Chinese artist married to jailed Nobel Peace laureate Liu Xiaobo, was screened for the first time in New York City.

Nelson Mandela, from apartheid fighter to president and unifier

Nelson Mandela guided South Africa from the shackles of apartheid to multi-racial democracy, as an icon of peace and reconciliation who came to embody the struggle for justice around the world.

Millions of mourners honour Mandela`s legacy on social media

Millions took to social media to honour the legacy of anti-apartheid legend Nelson Mandela, who died at the age of 95, with Twitter generating 7.2 million tweets.

Mandela funeral could `trap` Rouhani: Iran media

The funeral service of Nelson Mandela could be a "trap" for Iranian President Hassan Rouhani because he could run into US President Barack Obama, a hardline Iranian daily warned Sunday.

Political parties in Tamil Nadu pay tribute to Nelson Mandela

Tamil Nadu`s political parties, including DMK, condoled the death of former South African president Nelson Mandela.

Nelson Mandela, a true Gandhian, will continue to inspire: Sheila Dikshit

Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit condoled the death of Nelson Mandela on Friday while describing him as a true Gandhian, an outstanding hero and a crusader against apartheid.

India to send high-level delegation to Nelson Mandela`s funeral

New Delhi: India will be represented by a "high-level" delegation at the funeral of South African anti-apartheid leader Nelson Mandela who died early morning in Johannesburg.

Political parties in Tamil Nadu pay tribute to Nelson Mandela

Tamil Nadu`s political parties including DMK, condoled the death of former South African President Nelson Mandela and paid tributes to his contributions to the anti-apartheid movement in that country.

Nelson Mandela in his own words

Nelson Mandela, who was inspired by Mahatma Gandhi in his long struggle to dismantle the apartheid regime in South Africa and served as its first black president, died at his home here today at the age of 95 after a protracted illness.

RIP Nelson Mandela: Tributes pour in, `Madiba` trends on Twitter

Hashtag R.I.P Mandela (#RIPNelsonMandela) was the top trending topic on Twitter on Friday following the death of global anti-apartheid icon Nelson Mandela.

Nelson Mandela`s sacrifices will continue to inspire generations: Anand Sharma

Condoling death of Nelson Mandela, Commerce and Industry Minister Anand Sharma said world has lost an iconic symbol of freedom and his struggle and sacrifices would continue to inspire generations.

Dalai Lama sorry he missed meeting Nelson Mandela in 2011

Tibetan spiritual leader Dalai Lama called off a trip to South Africa as it was "inconvenient" for that country`s government to grant him a visa and missed a chance to meet Nelson Mandela again.

Punjab CM mourns Nelson Mandela`s demise

Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal paid tributes to anti-apartheid icon Nelson Mandela and said he is "one of the greatest human beings ever to walk this Earth".

For Kashmiris, Nelson Mandela an icon of righteousness

The death of South Africa`s iconic anti-apartheid leader Nelson Mandela has saddened many Kashmiris, who saw him as a symbol of steadfast commitment against injustice.

Nelson Mandela`s magic: The shirts, humour and empathy

South Africans called it "Madiba magic" after his clan name -- Nelson Mandela`s quirky mix of grandeur and simplicity, his ready quips, his ability to relate to the poor.

Tarun Gogoi condoles Nelson Mandela`s death

Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi condoled the death of anti-apartheid icon Nelson Mandela.

Narendra Modi condoles Nelson Mandela`s death

Expressing profound grief over the death of South Africa`s first elected black president Nelson Mandela, BJP prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi said the world has lost an apostle of peace and non-violence.

Cabinet condoles Nelson Mandela`s death

The Union Cabinet condoled the death of Nelson Mandela and decided to observe five-day national mourning as a mark of respect for the South African leader, informed sources said.

Nelson Mandela`s struggle will inspire generations: Mamata Banerjee

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee condoled the death of South African anti-apartheid hero Nelson Mandela, said his lifelong struggle and sacrifice will be the source of inspiration for generations.