SA lose to world champs

2014-06-02 07:34

The SA women's hockey team lost 4-1 against Argentina in the Rabobank Hockey World Cup in Holland last night.

Westerners urged to leave Benghazi

2013-01-24 18:05

Britain's Foreign Office has urged UK nationals to immediately leave the eastern Libyan city of Benghazi in response to an imminent threat against Westerners.

Dutch politicians get Twitter ban

2010-07-06 19:45

The busy thumbs of Dutch politicians have been silenced after advisors overseeing cabinet formation talks called for a ban on Twitter use during difficult negotiations.

Kidnapped cafe owner escapes

2010-03-23 21:01

A Dutchman who was kidnapped from his cannabis-vending coffee shop in Amsterdam last December has escaped from his captors in Belgium.


Dutch citizens are fighting in Syria

2013-02-08 21:15

The chief of the Netherlands' top intelligence agency has warned that dozens of Dutch citizens are fighting with rebels in Syria and could return home battle-hardened, traumatised and even further radicalised.

I Coast waste case nears end

2010-07-21 12:02

A Dutch court will hand down judgment in the first trial of a Swiss-based company whose chartered ship dumped waste alleged to have killed 17 people in Ivory Coast.

Sole plane survivor back in Holland

2010-05-15 16:04

The nine-year-old sole survivor of a Libyan plane crash has flown back home to the Netherlands after he was told his parents and his brother were among the 103 people killed in the disaster.

Poultry destroyed after bird flu outbreak in Holland

2014-11-17 11:37

A local ban has been instated in the Dutch village of Hekendorp after an outbreak of bird flu at a local poultry farm.

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