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Belgian minister blames Dutch for delays in egg safety scare

Brussels; Belgian officials waited a month for information from Dutch counterparts after finding traces of an insecticide in eggs, Belgium`s farm minister said on Wednesday, adding that the Netherlands had known about contamination since last November.

Colombia's ELN rebels free two kidnapped Dutch reporters: Officials

Rebels with Colombia`s National Liberation Army (ELN) group have freed two Dutch journalists snatched days ago in the country`s northeast.

Dutch police arrest 18-year-old 'terror' suspect

An investigating judge yesterday ordered the man detained for two weeks while investigations continue.

Former Dutch star Patrick Kluivert in betting probe

Former Dutch star Patrick Kluivert in betting probe

De Volkskrant said the gang applied threats to pressure Kluivert in order to recoup the debt which he had repaid in part.

Dutch voting in test of European anti-establishment sentiment

Dutch people voted on Wednesday in an election seen as a test of nationalist feeling magnified by a furious row with Turkey in recent days.

MH370 search team raises prospect plane could lie elsewhere

MH370 search team raises prospect plane could lie elsewhere

  Top searchers at the Dutch company leading the underwater hunt for Malaysia Airlines jet MH370 say they believe the plane may have glided down rather than dived in the final moments, meaning they have been scouring the wrong patch of ocean for two years.

Johan Cruyff's death: Reactions from across the globe

Johan Cruyff's death: Reactions from across the globe

"We have lost a great man. May we carry on his example of excellence. Johan Cruyff was a great player and coach. He leaves a very important legacy for our family of football." -- Brazil`s triple World Cup winner Pele.

Dutch test first self-drive minibuses

Dutch test first self-drive minibuses

Dutch Infrastructure Minister Melanie Schultz van Haegen took the first ride in a so-called "WEpod" shuttle, designed to carry six people without a driver between the towns of Wageningen and Ede in the Gelderland province.

Pressure mounting on Dutch to join Syria air strikes

The Dutch cabinet however said it will reach a decision to take part in the US-led operation only once "all military and political aspects" of the Syrian conflict had been discussed.

Going Dutch could save us from rising seas

Had nature been left to take its course much of the Netherlands would be a muddy swamp and the tiny coastal nation would never have risen to be the eurozone's fifth largest economy.

Dutch arrest 11 in asylum center break-in, vandalism

Those arrested were all Dutch men aged between 19-30 years. 

Greece bailout offer `not a negotiation` Dutch PM

A bailout offer to be put to Athens at a crucial meeting in Brussels to help Greece avoid possibly defaulting is "not a negotiation", Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte said on Wednesday.

Dutch ING selling majority stake in NN Group

Top Dutch bank ING announced Tuesday it was selling 45 million ordinary shares in NN Group, thereby relinquishing its majority stake in the giant insurer.

Breaking with tradition, Philips splits off lighting

Philips, the Dutch conglomerate that started life making light bulbs 123 years ago, is splitting off its lighting business in a bold step to expand its higher-margin healthcare and consumer divisions.

UN special envoy hails RBI's work on financial inclusion

Visiting Dutch queen Maxima, who is also the UN Secretary General's Special Advocate for Inclusive Finance for Development, praised the Reserve Bank of India's (RBI) work on financial inclusion.