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Venus Williams, CoCo Vandeweghe put US up 2-0 against Netherlands in Fed Cup

Venus Williams got the defending champion United States off to a winning start in their Fed Cup first-round tie against the Netherlands on Saturday before CoCo Vandeweghe survived a scare to extend the lead to 2-0.

Feb 11, 2018, 15:19 PM IST

Wow! PM Narendra Modi got THIS gift from his Dutch counterpart Mark Rutte

Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who arrived home on Wednesday following a successful three-nation tour, got a pleasant gift from none other than Prime Minister Mark Rutte of the Netherlands. 

Jun 28, 2017, 10:11 AM IST

PM Narendra Modi arrives home after highly successful three-nation tour

Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrived in the national capital on Wednesday morning following a successful tour of three nations, which culminated at The Hague on Tuesday.

Jun 28, 2017, 09:16 AM IST

Dutch police arrest suspected member of al-Shabab network

Dutch prosecutors say police have arrested a Dutch man with a Somali background on suspicion of "involvement with a terror organisation" in Somalia.

May 02, 2017, 16:03 PM IST

Italian referendum: Sounding the death knell of European integration?

Bhaswati Mukherjee/South Asia Monitor/IANS

Dec 17, 2016, 00:33 AM IST

Dutch lawmaker Geert Wilders on mission to stop `Islamisation`

Far-right Dutch lawmaker Geert Wilders wants to halt Muslim immigration, close mosques and ban the Koran.

Oct 28, 2016, 08:35 AM IST

Dutch heighten security at Amsterdam airport, citing threat 'indications'

Dutch police conducted security searches around Amsterdam`s Schiphol airport on Saturday in response to "indications" of a threat, an official said, causing traffic jams during the busy summer holiday season.

Jul 30, 2016, 15:19 PM IST

Italy elected to UNSC for 2017 in deal with Netherlands

The United Nations General Assembly elected Italy to fill the final U.N. Security Council seat for 2017 on Wednesday after voting between Italy and The Netherlands was deadlocked and the pair agreed to split the two-year term on the council.

Jul 01, 2016, 03:33 AM IST

Dutch newspaper urges Brits `please stay`

A Dutch newspaper on Wednesday published a heartfelt love letter to the British in the wake of The Sun`s call for a Brexit, urging their neighbours to "please stay" in the EU.

Jun 15, 2016, 15:27 PM IST

Dutch probe airport security scare, man still held

Dutch military police were Wednesday investigating a major security alert triggered overnight at Amsterdam`s busy international airport, with one man still in custody.

Apr 13, 2016, 14:13 PM IST

Netherlands `has all US information` on MH17: Investigator

The Netherlands has received "all available information from the United States" for the inquiry into the downing of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 in eastern Ukraine nearly two years ago, the chief investigator said Monday.

Mar 08, 2016, 09:41 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

After Western food, now Russia burns Dutch flowers

A week after angering many in Russia by burning illegally imported Western food, authorities have started feeding Dutch flowers to the flames.

Aug 19, 2015, 10:13 AM 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

Young man who stormed Dutch TV gets 2.5 years in jail

A young Dutchman who stormed national television studios armed with a fake gun and demanding airtime early this year was on Friday handed a two-and-half-year sentence.

Jul 03, 2015, 18:55 PM IST

Hundreds arrested in Dutch protests over Caribbean man`s death in custody

 Some 200 demonstrators were arrested overnight in the Dutch city of The Hague after clashes with police sparked by the death of a Caribbean man in police custody, authorities said Friday. 

Jul 03, 2015, 16:33 PM IST

Veteran journalist Praful Bidwai dies in Amsterdam

Praful Bidwai, a veteran journalist, author and anti-nuclear activist has died in the Netherlands after choking on a piece of meat while having dinner.

Jun 24, 2015, 19:38 PM IST

India, Netherlands set a road map for cooperation

India and The Netherlands on Friday decided to set up a joint working group on counter terrorism as the two countries set a road map for their cooperation in diverse fields, including infrastructure, investments, agriculture and renewable energy.

Jun 05, 2015, 09:28 AM IST

PM Modi to hold delegation-level talks with Netherlands counterpart Rutte

Prime Minister of The Netherlands Mark Rutte, who will be on a three-day visit to India from June 5-7, is scheduled to hold delegation level talks with Prime Minister Narendra Modi tomorrow at Hyderabad House.

Jun 04, 2015, 15:05 PM IST

Germany passes disputed Autobahn toll

The German Parliament passed on Friday a law to charge foreign motorists for using the country`s famed Autobahn network, drawing angry reactions from neighbouring states and threats of legal action.

May 08, 2015, 19:34 PM IST