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'An immense sadness': Argentina mourns death of Maradona

'An immense sadness': Argentina mourns death of Maradona

Heartbroken fans of Diego Maradona gathered on the streets of Buenos Aires to mourn the Argentine soccer legend's death on Wednesday, praying, laying flowers and singing patriotic and sport chants.

China mourns thousands who died in country's coronavirus epidemic

China mourns thousands who died in country's coronavirus epidemic

China on Saturday mourned the thousands of ‘martyrs’ who have died in the new coronavirus outbreak, flying the national flag at half mast throughout the country and suspending all forms of entertainment.

Madeira mourns 29 German bus crash victims as foreign minister heads for island

Madeira mourns 29 German bus crash victims as foreign minister heads for island

Madeira began three days of mourning on Thursday for 29 German tourists who died after their bus veered off a steep road, as Germany's foreign minister and a trauma team flew to the Portuguese island to meet survivors.

South Korean city cancels Olympics celebration as it mourns blaze victims

South Korean city cancels Olympics celebration as it mourns blaze victims

The small South Korean city of Jecheon was reeling Friday, a day after a fire ripped through an eight-storey building, killing at least 29 people, mostly women trapped in a sauna ...

Pakistan mourns passing of ‘greatest fiction writer’

Pakistan mourns passing of ‘greatest fiction writer’

Pakistani author Intizar Hussain, widely recognised as one of the greatest Urdu writers in history, died yesterday aged 92 in the eastern city of Lahore, according to his doctor, following a period of illness.