Malaysia to begin repatriating remains of MH17 victims

Malaysia said on Thursday that the remains of 16 victims aboard downed Flight MH17 will repatriated on August 22, declaring it a day of national mourning.

National mourning declared in Brazil over presidential candidate`s death

Brazil`s President Dilma Rousseff declared three days of official mourning following the unexpected death of Socialist Party presidential candidate Eduardo Campos.

China mudslide: Toll rises to 1239; national mourning declared

China will observe a national
day of mourning on Sunday in memory of those killed in the massive floods.

China declares national mourning for over 2,000 quake victims

China will observe a national
day of mourning on Wednesday in memory of the victims of the
killer quake in the predominantly Tibetan inhabited Qinghai
province, even as the death toll today crossed the 2,000-mark.