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Dutch government says it disrupted Russian attempt to hack chemical weapons watchdog

Dutch authorities disrupted an attempt in April by Russian intelligence agents to hack the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons.

Oct 04, 2018, 16:32 PM IST

Can 'smog-eating' tower curb pollution in China?

A Dutch designer claimed that he can make a whole city smog-free through a Smog Free Project.

Nov 11, 2017, 15:46 PM IST

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 Netherl

Aug 09, 2017, 17:59 PM IST

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.

Jun 24, 2017, 12:22 PM IST

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

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

Jun 21, 2017, 15:17 PM IST

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.

Mar 25, 2017, 21:13 PM IST

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.

Mar 15, 2017, 16:25 PM IST

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.

Jul 21, 2016, 15:53 PM IST

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.

Mar 25, 2016, 02:52 AM IST

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.

Jan 30, 2016, 00:09 AM IST

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.

Dec 04, 2015, 07:55 AM IST

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.

Oct 29, 2015, 00:23 AM IST

Dutch arrest 11 in asylum center break-in, vandalism

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

Oct 11, 2015, 00:23 AM IST

Unheralded Dafne Schippers wins 200 metres gold at Beijing World Championships

 Dutch flier Dafne Schippers pipped Jamaica`s Elaine Thompson by three hundredths of a second to win the women`s 200 metres at the world championships on Friday.

Aug 28, 2015, 19:02 PM IST

Ban on Dutch flowers `highly probable`: Russian watchdog

 Dutch flowers represent a sanitary "threat" to Russia and could be banned in the country, its agricultural watchdog said Tuesday, as Moscow`s relations with The Hague have reached their nadir. 

Jul 21, 2015, 23:19 PM IST

On the brink, EU leaders clinched bailout deal with an SMS

As dawn broke in Brussels on Monday, Europe's frazzled leaders gazed into an abyss: the looming exit of Greece from a common currency that symbolized European unity.

Jul 17, 2015, 02:50 AM IST

Dutch prosecutors probe 'persons of interest' in MH17 crash

Dutch prosecutors said on Tuesday they have identified many "persons of interest" in their probe into the shooting down of flight MH17 over Ukraine, but no definite suspects.

Jun 30, 2015, 21:35 PM IST

Dutch prosecutors probe `persons of interest` in MH17 crash

Dutch prosecutors said Tuesday they have identified many "persons of interest" in their probe into the shooting down of flight MH17 over Ukraine, but no definite suspects.

Jun 30, 2015, 19:53 PM IST

Dutch far right politician airs Mohammad cartoons on TV

 Anti-Islam politician Geert Wilders on Wednesday aired cartoons of the Prophet Mohammad on Dutch television that were drawn at a cartoon competition in Texas that was attacked by two gunmen in May.

Jun 24, 2015, 22:36 PM IST