Dutch national day of mourning for MH17 victims today

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.

Shah Rukh Khan mourns actor Sudhir`s death

Superstar Shah Rukh Khan today mourned the death of yesteryear actor Sudhir, who played his aide in 1999 film `Baadshah`.

Ukraine declares two days of mourning after bloodshed

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.

Over 7,00,000 mourn influential Israeli rabbi

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 held for quake victims in China

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.

Serbia mourns 13 killed in `monstrous` gun rampage

It was the worst such incident in two decades in the Balkan country, shocked by what police called a "monstrous" crime.

Foes, friends pay tribute to Margaret Thatcher`s leadership

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.

Venzuelans pay last respect to Hugo Chavez

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 chief mourns victims of US school shooting

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 declares one-day state mourning in Mishra`s honour

Bihar govt has declared a one-day state mourning in honour of veteran BJP leader Kailashpati Mishra.

S Africa declares week of mourning after mine shooting tragedy

South African President Jacob Zuma declared a week-long national mourning after 44 people died during a labour unrest.

Kashmir officers salute Raju

Serving and retired officers in J&K mourned death of former colleague Radha Vinod Raju, calling him an ace investigator and a thorough professional.

Guv’s death: Kerala declares 7 day mourning

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 mourn Tamil scholar`s death

Political leaders in Tamil Nadu,
including former Chief Minister M Karunanidhi Thursday condoled the death of renowned Tamil scholar Karthigesu Sivathambi.

Laden`s family mourning his death: Sister-in-law

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.

Israel mourns 6 mn Jewish Holocaust victims of WWII

Israeli PM has warned that the nation must not dismiss Iran`s threats to its existence.

Chernobyl widows mourn as bell tolls 25 times

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.

Tunisia mourns fallen protesters

At least 78 people have been killed since the start of Tunisia`s uprising.

No state mourning in Bengal for S S Ray

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 Govt declares two-day mourning

Punjab Government has declared a two-day mourning beginning on Sunday as a mark of respect to Siddhartha Shankar Ray.