MH17 fragments loaded onto railway wagons

Fragments of the crashed Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 have been partially loaded onto railway wagons in the Ukrainian town of Torez, the Dutch government has said.

Time of `ever closer’ union in Europe is over: Denmark

The time of "an ever closer union" in Europe is over, the Dutch government said in a letter to Parliament.

Dutch govt freezes contacts with Iran after hanging

Iran has hanged a Dutch-Iranian woman for possessing and selling drugs.

Monarch, PM meet over future of Dutch govt

Prime Minister Jan Peter Balkenende met Queen Beatrix on Monday for consulations after the collapse of his government over the Netherlands`s role in Afghanistan, a government spokesman said.