Guus Hiddink gets royal call-up for state visit to Korea
Guus Hiddink gets royal call-up for state visit to Korea

 Guus Hiddink is to switch his role of Netherlands national team coach with that of a diplomat after being invited to accompany the Dutch king Willem-Alexander on a state visit to South Korea next month. 

Netherlands turns orange for first ever `Kings Day`

Thousands of Dutch decked in orange lined the streets on Saturday as the Netherlands celebrated its first-ever "Kings Day" in honour of Willem-Alexander, inaugurated one year ago.

Pussy Riot hopes Dutch royals see beyond Sochi opening ceremony

Two freed members of the Russian punk band Pussy Riot said Friday they hoped a high-level Dutch delegation to the Sochi Olympics would see beyond the glittering opening ceremony and speak out on human rights.

Amsterdam turns orange ahead of royal ceremony

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.