Founding members say European Union is in bad shape

Germany, France, Italy, Belgium, the Netherlands and Luxembourg pledged to pursue "ever closer union" at a meeting in Rome.

Five interesting cricket facts of 2015

Five interesting cricket facts of 2015

2015 saw England skipper Eoin Morgan score the maximum ducks in ODIs (5).

India's men hockey team to face Germany, Holland in Rio Games

India's men hockey team to face Germany, Holland in Rio Games

India just need to beat lower-ranked Ireland and Canada to qualify for the last eight stage.
 

HWL: Roelant Oltmans defends misfiring strikers ahead of quarters

HWL: Roelant Oltmans defends misfiring strikers ahead of quarters

Oltmans says the passes itself were terrible and forwards aren't just to be blamed.

HWL: India eyeing consistent show against Netherlands

HWL: India eyeing consistent show against Netherlands

India drew against Germany after losing 0-3 to Argentina.

Germany launches probe after cancelled football match

Germany launches probe after cancelled football match

There was evidence of detailed plans for terrorist attacks at the international football match in Hanover.

Germany host 'solidarity' friendly after Paris attacks

Germany host 'solidarity' friendly after Paris attacks

The German team already had to switch their hotel earlier in the day because of a bomb scare.

MH17 families plan Dutch memorial for victims

The families who lost loved ones in the shooting down of flight MH17 Saturday began voting on where to build a national memorial in the Netherlands to honour the dead.

India jump two places to be sixth in world hockey rankings

India jump two places to be sixth in world hockey rankings

India leapfrogged Belgium in the rankings.

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.

Johan Cruyff diagnosed with lung cancer: Report

Johan Cruyff diagnosed with lung cancer: Report

One of the greatest legends of football Johan Cruyff has been diagnosed with lung cancer, according to Spanish media reports.

Euro 2016 qualifiers: Disaster for Dutch as Croatia, Turkey celebrate

Euro 2016 qualifiers: Disaster for Dutch as Croatia, Turkey celebrate

Croatia and Turkey took the final automatic qualifying spots for Euro 2016 as the Netherlands, semi-finalists at last year's World Cup, were eliminated.

Euro 2016 qualifers: Holland head coach Danny Blind believes in great escape

Euro 2016 qualifers: Holland head coach Danny Blind believes in great escape

The Netherlands is about to miss a major tournament for the first time in 14 years, but head coach Danny Blind is still hopeful.

New tensions in Netherlands over refugees

New tensions have flared in the Netherlands over the sensitive issue of taking in migrants, only hours after Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte sharply condemned a "cowardly" attack on a refugee shelter.

Robin van Persie's situation worries Netherlands coach Danny Blind

Robin van Persie's situation worries Netherlands coach Danny Blind

Netherlands football team coach Danny Blind admitted he is concerned by striker Robin van Persie's lack of game time at Turkish club Fenerbahce.

Dutch website says it will trigger referendum on EU-Ukraine ties

A Dutch website said on Sunday it had garnered enough signatures to force the Netherlands to hold a non-binding referendum on the EU`s association agreement with Ukraine, in a move meant to signal popular dissatisfaction with Dutch European policy.

Netherlands to repatriate more MH17 bodies

 The Dutch government said Friday it would repatriate more remains of victims from last year`s Malaysia Airlines MH17 air crash over Ukraine, as it prepared to publish a report into the cause.

JNU prof appointed to hold Prince Claus Chair in Netherlands

A Jawaharlal Nehru University professor has been selected to hold the prestigious Prince Claus Chair (PCC) at International Institute of Social Studies in The Hague, Netherlands.

Deep in the forest, Dutch prepare to welcome migrants

Deep in a tranquil Dutch forest a transformation is taking place, as the Netherlands scrambles to set up camp for thousands of migrants who will start arriving this week.

Roger Federer casts doubt over Davis Cup future

Roger Federer casts doubt over Davis Cup future

Roger Federer cast doubt on his Davis Cup future on Sunday after helping Switzerland retain their place in the World Group for 2016 by defeating the Netherlands.