Prime Minister Narendra Modi has written to his Dutch counterpart Mark Rutte expressing his condolences on the loss of lives in crash of Malaysian Airlines Flight MH17 and hoping that circumstances of the disaster will quickly be established, a statement said Friday.
Anger deepened around the world Friday with the United States demanding an "unimpeded" international inquiry after a Malaysian passenger jet was apparently shot down by a missile strike in separatist-controlled eastern Ukraine, killing all 298 on board.
Anti-carbon advocate Greenpeace has grounded flights for a top official after a media report fingered him for commuting by plane between his Luxembourg home and its Amsterdam-based headquarters, a spokesman said today.
Three Secret Service agents tasked with protecting US President Barack Obama during his visit to Amsterdam this week were sent home after a night of drinking, with one found passed out in a hotel hallway, a newspaper reported.
A new exhibition at Amsterdam`s Van Gogh Museum gives visitors an opportunity to learn the secrets of Dutch master Vincent van Gogh (1853-90).Amsterdam: A new exhibition at Amsterdam`s Van Gogh Museum gives visitors an opportunity to learn the secrets of Dutch master Vincent van Gogh (1853-90).
The streets of Amsterdam began to turn orange in honor of the Netherlands` ruling House of Oranje-Nassau, as officials prepare for a once-in-a-generation rotation of royal titles and the rest of the country gets ready to party.