Dutch prosecutors probe `persons of interest` in MH17 crash
Dutch prosecutors probe `persons of interest` in MH17 crash

Dutch prosecutors said Tuesday they have identified many "persons of interest" in their probe into the shooting down of flight MH17 over Ukraine, but no definite suspects.

Dutch far right politician airs Mohammad cartoons on TV
Dutch far right politician airs Mohammad cartoons on TV

 Anti-Islam politician Geert Wilders on Wednesday aired cartoons of the Prophet Mohammad on Dutch television that were drawn at a cartoon competition in Texas that was attacked by two gunmen in May.

Dutch anti-Islam MP says state TV `sabotaged` Mohammed cartoons
Dutch anti-Islam MP says state TV `sabotaged` Mohammed cartoons

Dutch anti-Islam politician Geert Wilders claimed Saturday that the state broadcaster "sabotaged" his planned airing of cartoons of the Prophet Mohammed on television.

Dutch to extend Iraq military mission against Islamic State: PM Mark Rutte

The Netherlands will extend its participation in the military mission against Islamic State militants in Iraq by one year until October 2016, Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte said on Friday.

USA out to beat world champions after downing Dutch
USA out to beat world champions after downing Dutch

The USA are out to claim another major European scalp in Wednesday`s friendly against world champions Germany when the Stars and Stripes` head coach Jurgen Klinsmann faces his old team.

Max Verstappen has no plans to ease off at Canadian Grand Prix
Max Verstappen has no plans to ease off at Canadian Grand Prix

Dutch teenager Max Verstappen has no plans to modify his all-out attacking style at this weekend`s Canadian Grand Prix despite his spectacular accident in Monaco last month.

Dutch police arrest 19 in raids on outlaw biker gangs

Dutch police Wednesday arrested at least 19 bikers, many of whom are suspected members of the Bandidos outlaw motorcycle gang in a massive crackdown to contain rising tensions between groups in the south.

Dutch plan nationwide bid for 2019 European Games
Dutch plan nationwide bid for 2019 European Games

The Netherlands will launch a bid to host the second edition of the European Games in 2019, planning a financially low-risk nationwide concept for the continental competition.

Dutch researchers say new mass grave found at Nazi camp

Dutch researchers said on Friday they believe they have uncovered a new mass grave at the former Nazi concentration camp of Bergen-Belsen, almost exactly 70 years after it was liberated.

Dutch PM to visit India to boost bilateral ties

Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte will go to India on a two-day visit in June, accompanied by Minister for Foreign Trade and Development Cooperation Lilianne Ploumen and Minister for Economic Affairs Sharon Dijksma besides a trade delegation, it was announced here on Wednesday.

Dutch seek BUK missile witnesses in MH17 crash probe

Dutch and international experts probing the MH17 plane crash in eastern Ukraine appealed Monday for witnesses who saw the transport or firing of a BUK surface-to-air missile around the time of the disaster.

Dutch wholesaler goes on trial over horsemeat scandal

Dutch meat wholesaler Willy Selten went on trial Tuesday accused of mixing hundreds of tonnes of horse into products labelled as pure beef during Europe`s massive horsemeat scandal two years ago.

Chechen woman kidnaps her Dutch children to join Islamic State

A Chechen woman living in the Netherlands has taken her two young children against their father's will to join the Islamic State group in Syria, in what is believed to be the first such case, prosecutors said on Monday.

Dutch tourist killed in Brazil

A Dutch tourist was shot to death on his sailboat in northeastern Brazil as his wife watched in horror, news reports said Monday, citing local police.

Man who forced his way into Dutch TV station had no terrorist links: Police

A man who forced his way into the Dutch national broadcaster and demanded to go on live television had no known links to terrorist organisations and had acted alone, police said Friday.

Japan`s Maya Yoshida signs new Southampton deal
Japan`s Maya Yoshida signs new Southampton deal

Japanese international defender Maya Yoshida has agreed a new three-year deal with Southampton, the English Premier League club announced on Friday.

Wreckage of MH17 arrives in Netherlands

The first two convoys -- each comprising four trucks -- with wreckage of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 that crashed in eastern Ukraine in July arrived at the Dutch air force base Gilze-Rijenin North Brabant province Tuesday just after 2 p.m.

Dutch jihad suspect sentenced to three years in prison

A Dutch citizen, who had moved to Syria, was Monday sentenced to three years in prison for participating in jihad in Syria, while his wife was acquitted.

19-year-old Dutchwoman remanded after mum rescues her from IS

A blonde, blue-eyed Dutch 19-year-old who was rescued by her mother after marrying an Islamic State fighter in Syria, was ordered on Friday to be detained pending possible terror charges.

Second bird flu outbreak found on Dutch farm

Dutch officials have detected a second case of bird flu on a southern Netherlands farm, officials said on Thursday, but could not yet say whether the strain was of a highly contagious variety discovered earlier this week.