The Netherlands has declared tomorrow a national day of mourning for the 193 Dutch victims of the flight MH17 crash, Prime Minister Mark Rutte said in a statement.
Superstar Shah Rukh Khan today mourned the death of yesteryear actor Sudhir, who played his aide in 1999 film `Baadshah`.
Ukraine`s interim president on Saturday declared two days of mourning after more than 50 people died in the country`s bloodiest day in months.
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.
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.
It was the worst such incident in two decades in the Balkan country, shocked by what police called a "monstrous" crime.
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.
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.
UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon Friday voiced his "deepest condolences" over the victims of a school shooting in the US state of Connecticut.
Bihar govt has declared a one-day state mourning in honour of veteran BJP leader Kailashpati Mishra.
South African President Jacob Zuma declared a week-long national mourning after 44 people died during a labour unrest.
Serving and retired officers in J&K mourned death of former colleague Radha Vinod Raju, calling him an ace investigator and a thorough professional.
A seven-day mourning has
been declared in Kerala as a mark of respect to Governor MOH Farook, who died in Chennai last night.
Political leaders in Tamil Nadu,
including former Chief Minister M Karunanidhi Thursday condoled the death of renowned Tamil scholar Karthigesu Sivathambi.
Al Qaeda chief Osama bin Laden`s
death will be a difficult time for members of his family, a relative of
bin Laden`s has said.
Israeli PM has warned that the nation must not dismiss Iran`s threats to its existence.
Black-clad Orthodox priests sang solemn hymns and a bell tolled 25 times for the number of years that have passed since the Chernobyl disaster took place.
At least 78 people have been killed since the start of Tunisia`s uprising.
Though Punjab government has declared a 2 day state mourning as a mark of respect to its former governor Siddhartha Shankar Ray, West Bengal of which
he was a former chief minister, did not.
Punjab Government has declared a two-day mourning beginning on Sunday as a mark of respect to Siddhartha Shankar Ray.
Day in Pics: 25th December
Showbiz World - December 25, 2014
Sunny Leone with Mastizaade