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Dutch vote in test of anti-immigrant sentiment in Europe

The Dutch tested their own tolerance for immigration and Islam on Wednesday in an election magnified by a furious row with Turkey, the first of three polls in the European Union this year where nationalist parties are seeking breakthroughs.

Mar 16, 2017, 00:35 AM 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

Germany-Holland friendly football match canceled: Report

The Hannover stadium is being evacuated.

Nov 18, 2015, 00:08 AM IST

Vladimir Putin holds first talks with Western leaders since Syria strikes

President Vladimir Putin comes face to face with Western leaders on Friday for the first time since Moscow launched air strikes in Syria amid a growing rift over whom they are targeting.

Oct 02, 2015, 15:36 PM IST

Indian jr eves to face Holland in Volvo hockey

A tough opening contest awaits Indian junior women's hockey team in the Volvo Invitational U-21 tournament as it prepares to take on hosts The Netherlands in its first match in Breda.

Jul 18, 2015, 14:25 PM IST

Facebook reunites mother with son after 15 years

In a scene straight from a Bollywood movie, a Facebook photo has helped a Californian woman to reunite with her son after 15 years.

Jul 05, 2015, 15:20 PM IST

Special: What Mumbai can learn from Holland's drainage system!

Watch what Mumbai can learn from Holland's drainage system!

Jun 19, 2015, 23:02 PM IST

Dutch to extend Iraq military mission against Islamic State: PM Mark Rutte

The Netherlands will extend its participation in the military mission against Islamic State militants in Iraq by one year until October 2016, Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte said on Friday.

Jun 19, 2015, 21:45 PM IST

Dutch police roll up cannabis `crime family`

Dutch police have arrested six family members accused of exporting large amounts of cannabis to France, police said on Tuesday.

Jun 09, 2015, 22:59 PM IST

Australian criminals created global drug cartel: Report

 A group of Australian criminals created a powerful global cartel of cocaine and MDMA or ecstasy traffickers operating from bases in Montenegro, Holland, Spain and with links to Mexican and Colombian mafias, media reported.

Jun 01, 2015, 15:25 PM IST

Gender-science stereotype strongest in Holland

In the largest such study, researchers have found that stereotypes associating science with men are the strongest in the Netherlands and widely prevalent in Scandinavian countries like Norway and Denmark, than in developing countries such as Pakistan or Vietnam.

May 19, 2015, 13:58 PM IST

Manchester United new boy Memphis Depay wants to be world`s best

Manchester United`s new signing Memphis Depay declared on Wednesday that his ambition is to become the best player in the world during his time at Old Trafford.

May 13, 2015, 20:43 PM IST

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.

Mar 27, 2015, 00:21 AM IST

Fake notes now harder to detect: Delhi Police

It may be even more difficult for you to identify a genuine 500-rupee note from a counterfeit one as the currency being smuggled into India by inimical agencies is now a closer imitation of the original, Delhi Police have cautioned.

Mar 15, 2015, 17:47 PM IST

`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.

Mar 14, 2015, 01:13 AM IST

Dutch court says `luxury` cell prisoners must move

A Dutch court ruled Friday that long-term prisoners who currently enjoy countryside views and cook their own food must vacate their "luxury" cells to make way for Norwegian convicts.

Mar 06, 2015, 21:32 PM IST

Manchester United`s 4-4-2 gets Louis van Gaal twitchy

Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal feels a "twitch" in his backside when his team adopt a 4-4-2 formation, he told British newspapers in comments published on Friday.

Jan 23, 2015, 17:52 PM IST

Viswanathan Anand draws again, to meet Michael Adams in the final round

Former world champion Viswanathan Anand settled for his fourth draw in the London Chess Classic and almost went out of title race at the Olympia here on Sunday.

Dec 14, 2014, 20:39 PM IST

Dutch return to MH17 crash site as search resumes

Dutch officials on Monday returned to the crash site of flight MH17 in eastern Ukraine where the search for remains and belongings resumed despite sporadic exchanges of fire.

Oct 13, 2014, 22:40 PM IST

Dutch firm to conduct MH370 underwater search

Dutch firm will conduct a deep-water search in the Indian Ocean for missing Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 from September, Australia said on Saturday, expressing "cautious optimism" that the plane will be found.

Sep 06, 2014, 18:30 PM IST