Nelson Mandela "drew his last breath and just rested", his ex-wife Winnie said on Thursday in her first public comments on his death.
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.
The Uttarakhand government on Thursday declared a three-day state mourning in view of the calamity triggered by incessant rains in the state.
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.
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.
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.
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