state mourning

J&K govt announces three-day state mourning on death of Lt Gen (retd) SK Sinha

Jammu and Kashmir government has announced three days state mourning from today as a mark of respect to Lt Gen (retd) S K Sinha, the former Governor of Jammu and Kashmir, who passed away on Thursday.

Nov 17, 2016, 22:37 PM IST

Tarun Gogoi danced with girls during state mourning over Kalam's demise: BJP MP

A BJP member in Lok Sabha on Friday charged Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi with dancing with tribal women when the country was mourning the death of former President APJ Abdul Kalam, saying it was a "shameful" act.

Jul 31, 2015, 16:59 PM IST

Three-day mourning in Maharashtra for AR Antulay

The Maharashtra government Tuesday announced a three-day state mourning for former chief minister AR Antulay, who died here following prolonged illness.

Dec 02, 2014, 14:26 PM IST

Mandela drew last breath and rested: Ex-wife Winnie

Nelson Mandela "drew his last breath and just rested", his ex-wife Winnie said on Thursday in her first public comments on his death.

Dec 13, 2013, 04:55 AM IST

Govt declares five-day state mourning as mark of respect to Mandela

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.

Dec 06, 2013, 16:44 PM IST

Three-day state mourning declared in Uttarakhand

The Uttarakhand government on Thursday declared a three-day state mourning in view of the calamity triggered by incessant rains in the state.

Jun 20, 2013, 16:01 PM IST

Bangladesh begins 3-day state mourning at president`s death

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.

Mar 21, 2013, 11:58 AM IST

Four-day state mourning in Andhra Pradesh

The Andhra Pradesh government
On Sunday declared a four-day state mourning for Sri Sathya Sai
Baba, who died in Puttaparthi in Ananthapur district today.

Apr 24, 2011, 15:41 PM IST

Nepal announces three-day state mourning for Koirala

Nepal on Saturday announced a
three-day mourning starting from Sunday for Girija Prasad
Koirala, the country`s five-time Prime Minister who passed
away here today of multiple organ failure at the age of 85.

Mar 20, 2010, 18:25 PM IST