Police raid Brussels homes after foiled train attack

Belgian police raided two homes in a poor district of Brussels and took away some objects as part of investigations into last week`s foiled attack on an international train bound for Paris, prosecutors said on Tuesday.

Train gunman went from France to Syria: Spanish intelligence

 The suspected gunman who wounded two during an attack aboard an Amsterdam-Paris train travelled from France to Syria, a Spanish anti-terror source said on Saturday.

French passenger was first to tackle train attacker: Minister
French passenger was first to tackle train attacker: Minister

A French passenger was the first to tackle the gunman who opened fire on a train between Amsterdam and Paris, French Interior Minister Bernard Cazeneuve said Saturday. 

Obama praises `heroic` US servicemen in French train attack

President Barack Obama praised the heroism of US service members who overpowered a gunman aboard a high-speed train traveling from Amsterdam to Paris on Friday.

Three wounded in shooting on Amsterdam-to-Paris train

Three people were wounded in a shooting incident on high-speed train between Amsterdam and Paris on Friday, the French Interior Ministry said.

Watch: Passenger plane dangerously oscillates before touching runway
Watch: Passenger plane dangerously oscillates before touching runway

In what may have put the lives of many travellers in danger, a KLM Asia passenger jet was seen perilously swaying left and right while landing at the Schiphol airport in Amsterdam.

Malaysia must seek justice for MH17 victims: Defence Minister

Malaysia must take a stand and seek justice for the victims of Malaysia Airlines plane downed over Ukraine last year, the country's defence minister on Friday said after Russia rejected its calls for setting up a UN tribunal to try those responsible for crashing the aircraft.

Jurgen Klinsmann`s fearless USA flying high after German, Dutch wins
Jurgen Klinsmann`s fearless USA flying high after German, Dutch wins

Jurgen Klinsmann says the USA need fear none of the world`s top teams after beating both world champions Germany and the Netherlands ahead of next month`s Gold Cup title defence.

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.

Shabana Azmi off to Amsterdam
Shabana Azmi off to Amsterdam

Veteran actress-social activist Shabana Azmi is heading to Amsterdam for a meeting of the International Board of BRAC and says that she is “proud” to be a member of it.

Many would-be migrants to EU die unrecorded, finds study

Almost all the migrants who died seeking a better life in Europe over the past quarter century vanished without trace, according to research released by a Dutch university on Tuesday.

Amsterdam unveils new plan to fight creeping congestion

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.

Lee Chong Wei doping hearing starts in Amsterdam
Lee Chong Wei doping hearing starts in Amsterdam

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.

Alleged dealer of deadly heroin surrenders in Amsterdam

A man suspected of selling heroin disguised as cocaine that killed three British tourists in Amsterdam has turned himself in, police said on Tuesday.

Massive Dutch power cut causes chaos, halts Amsterdam flights

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.

Dutch regulators raid Uber offices over court ruling compliance

A Dutch regulatory agency raided the Amsterdam offices of taxi hailing service Uber on Thursday in connection with its UberPOP unit after a court deemed it illegal in December.

Ikea kills world's most ambitious 'hide-and-seek' game

 A hide-and-seek match with more than 32,000 Facebook signees has been squashed by Ikea, a report said.

`Terror owl` trapped in Dutch city

A rogue owl that has terrorised a northern Dutch city for the past year, forcing citizens to arm themselves with umbrellas at night, has finally been caught, officials announced Friday.

Michael Van Praag wants bigger FIFA World Cup
Michael Van Praag wants bigger FIFA World Cup

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.

Zac Efron was all lovey-dovey with Sami Miro on birthday
Zac Efron was all lovey-dovey with Sami Miro on birthday

Actor Zac Efron was spotted in Amsterdam with rumoured girlfriend Sami Miro, celebrating his birthday.