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Dutch want maximum term for cyber bully

2017-02-10 05:28

Dutch prosecutors have called for almost 11 years behind bars for a man accused of a global cyber-bullying racket which coaxed young girls into posing naked and then blackmailing them.

Dutch mosques shut doors at prayers after Canada attack

2017-01-30 19:12

Four of the largest mosques in The Netherlands said Monday they will shut their doors during major prayer meetings after six people were killed in attack on a Canadian mosque.

Hague police reject brutality claim by black lawyer

2017-01-27 20:32

Dutch police are rejecting claims by a black American lawyer working at the United Nations' highest court that she was a victim of racially motivated brutality by officers in The Hague

'Sextortion' cyberbully on trial

2017-01-25 18:25

A man accused of a world-wide cyberbullying racket that got young girls to pose naked before blackmailing has gone on trial in Amsterdam.

Dutch military police hold 7 for 2005 diamond heist

2017-01-21 20:26

Dutch military police have detained 7 people in Amsterdam and Valencia suspected of involvement in a multi-million dollar diamond heist nearly 12 years ago.

Dutch cyber threat as polls loom

2017-01-12 19:14

The Dutch government is on alert for any signs of possible cyber hacking into the accounts of political parties ahead of March elections.

Goose-bump gala - thousands take icy Dutch dip

2017-01-01 21:14

Tens of thousands of hardy souls, some dressed appropriately as superheroes, have plunged into the icy waters of the North Sea as The Netherlands marked the New Year.

UN prosecutors demand life sentence for Mladic

2016-12-07 18:50

International Criminal Tribunal prosecutors have demanded a life sentence for General Ratko Mladic, telling judges they should convict and imprison the former Bosnian Serb military chief .

Mpho Tutu van Furth moving to the Netherlands with her wife

2016-11-30 20:12

Reverend Canon Mpho Tutu van Furth has stepped down as the inaugural executive director of the Desmond & Leah Tutu Legacy Foundation because she is moving to the Netherlands with her wife Marceline.

Countries exchange territory

2016-11-29 05:53

The Netherlands and Belgium, with their royals in attendance, have signed a deal for a peaceful exchange of land between them without a shot fired.

 

Miracle crop: Can quinoa help feed the world?

2017-02-09 22:06

Scientists have unveiled the near-complete genome of quinoa, a grain cultivated centuries ago by Incas in the Andes that scientists say could help feed a hungry world.

Belgium, France, Netherlands to introduce rail ID checks

2017-01-27 22:06

Belgium has sealed an agreement with France and the Netherlands to draw up passenger lists and introduce passport checks on Thalys and Eurostar international rail services

Video introducing Trump to the Netherlands goes viral

2017-01-26 17:15

A Dutch satirical show's video introducing the Netherlands to the new Trump administration now has the ministerial seal of approval. WATCH

Dutch PM urges voters not to rock the boat

2017-01-23 22:17

Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte has urged people to vote for stability in coming elections and called on immigrants "to adapt," seeking to drain support for the far right.

MH17 relatives mull new search in Ukraine for remains

2017-01-15 06:58

Families of the MH17 plane disaster victims may push for a renewed search of the crash site in eastern Ukraine.

Dutch trains now all powered by wind energy

2017-01-11 20:39

All Dutch trains are now 100% powered by electricity generated by wind energy, the national railway company NS says

Populist earthquakes make 2017 the great unknown

2016-12-14 13:28

Donald Trump and Brexit: 2016 was a year of populist earthquakes on both sides of the Atlantic, spelling huge uncertainty for upcoming European elections and the direction of US policy.

Dutch alcoholic chooses euthanasia to end 'unbearable' life

2016-12-01 21:40

A Dutch long-term alcoholic chose to end his life by lethal injection, saying he could no longer go on, his brother has revealed in a moving, emotional tribute.

Dutch MPs approve partial ban on burqa in public

2016-11-29 20:04

Dutch MPs have voted overwhelmingly to ban the Islamic full-face burqa from some public places such as schools and hospitals, the latest such move in a European country.

Dutch government warns of risks from returning jihadis

2016-11-14 18:31

The Dutch counterterrorism coordinator is warning that if ISIS's self-declared caliphate collapses it could trigger an increase in jihadi fighters returning home and compounding the threat of an extremist attack in the Netherlands.

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