A- A A+
Last Updated : Jul 2 2020 9:18PM     Screen Reader Access
News Highlights
DAC approves Capital acquisitions of various platforms worth Rs 38,900 cr            India asks Pakistan to vacate all Indian territories under their illegal occupation            HM Amit Shah chairs meeting to review COVID19 situation in Delhi-NCR            Covid recovery rate reaches nearly 60 percent; More than 90 lakh samples tested so far            92 lakh tonne commodities transported by Northern Railway during two month of lockdown period           

National News

Mar 15, 2019
8:38PM

PM Modi, other world leaders condemn mass killing in New Zealand Mosques

@MEAIndia
Prime Minister Narendra Modi has expressed his deep shock and sadness at the loss of scores of innocent lives in the heinous terrorist attack at the places of worship in Christchurch, New Zealand today.

In a letter to Prime Minister of New Zealand, Ms Jacinda Ardern, Mr Modi stressed India’s strong condemnation of terrorism in all its forms and manifestations and of all those who support such acts of violence. 

He stressed that hatred and violence have no place in diverse and democratic societies. Mr Modi expressed his deepest condolences to the families bereaved in this dastardly attack. He offered heartfelt prayers for the speedy recovery of the injured and underscored India's solidarity with the friendly people of New Zealand at this difficult time. 

World leaders have expressed their disgust at the deadly killings. Condemning the attacks, US President Trump in a tweet termed it as a "horrible massacre" and offered US assistance to its ally. He said his warmest sympathy and best wishes goes out to the people of New Zealand.

UK Prime Minister Theresa May offering her deepest condolences, in a tweet said, her thoughts are with all of those affected by this sickening act of violence.

German Chancellor Angela Merkel said she mourned with New Zealanders for their fellow citizens who were attacked and murdered out of racist hatred while peacefully praying in their mosques.
 
French President Emmanuel Macron called it an "odious attack" and said France stood "against any form of extremism".
 
Pope Francis assured all New Zealanders and in particular the Muslim community his heartfelt solidarity.

Live Twitter Feed

Listen News

Morning News 2 (Jul) Midday News 2 (Jul) Evening News 2 (Jul) Hourly 2 (Jul) (1800hrs)
समाचार प्रभात 2 (Jul) दोपहर समाचार 2 (Jul) समाचार संध्या 2 (Jul) प्रति घंटा समाचार 2 (Jul) (1900hrs)
Khabarnama (Mor) 2 (Jul) Khabrein(Day) 2 (Jul) Khabrein(Eve) 1 (Jul)
Aaj Savere 2 (Jul) Parikrama 2 (Jul)

Listen Programs

Market Mantra 2 (Jul) Samayki 2 (Jul) Sports Scan 23 (Mar) Spotlight/News Analysis 1 (Jul) Samachar Darshan 22 (Mar) Radio Newsreel 21 (Mar)
    Public Speak

    Country wide 12 (Mar) Surkhiyon Mein 2 (Jul) Charcha Ka Vishai Ha 11 (Mar) Vaad-Samvaad 17 (Mar) Money Talk 17 (Mar) Current Affairs 6 (Mar)
  • Money Matters 22 (Mar)
  • International News 22 (Mar)
  • Press Review 23 (Mar)
  • From the States 23 (Mar)
  • Let's Connect 22 (Mar)
  • 360°- Ek Parivesh 23 (Mar)
  • Know Your Constitution 30 (Jan)
  • Ek Bharat Shreshta Bharat 22 (Mar)
  • Sanskriti Darshan 23 (Mar)
  • Fit India New India 23 (Mar)
  • Weather Report 21 (Mar)
  • North East Diaries 22 (Mar)
  • 150 Years of Bapu 22 (Mar)
  • Sector Specific Discussions 22 (Mar)