Amsterdam unveiled Thursday a new traffic plan aimed at reducing the Dutch capital`s rising congestion crisis, caused in part by the explosion of two-wheeled transport in one of the world`s top cycling cities.
Malaysian ace Lee Chong Wei`s long-awaited doping hearing opened before a three-member Badminton World Federation panel Saturday in Amsterdam, a BWF official said, where the former world number one has vowed to clear his name.
A massive power cut has caused chaos in Netherlands` densely-populated North Holland province, including halting all flights to and from Amsterdam`s busy Schiphol International Airport, an airport spokeswoman said.
Michael van Praag wants more teams from outside Europe in the World Cup and aims to implant more strict measures to combat match fixing, the FIFA presidential candidate stated during his presentation at the Olympic Stadium here.
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.