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Dutch organic farmers feel duped in tainted eggs scandal

2017-08-13 22:45

Dutch farmers producing organic eggs, supposedly free from insecticides,have joined a chorus of outrage over the growing tainted-egg scandal, claiming they were duped by the suppliers of a reputedly natural pesticide.

Europe tries to crack egg scandal

2017-08-10 18:28

Dutch investigators have arrested two suspects from a firm at the centre of a probe into insecticide-tainted eggs.

MH17: 2 000 relatives set to unveil 'living memorial'

2017-07-17 11:42

Three years after Flight MH17 was shot down by a missile over war-torn Ukraine, more than 2 000 relatives are set to unveil a "living memorial" to their loved ones.

Wanted Dutch-Moroccan held in extradition row: report

2017-06-29 21:50

A Dutch-Moroccan national at the centre of a diplomatic row between the two countries was arrested as Rabat pushes for his extradition, Dutch media has reported.

Dutch slam 'unnecessary' extradition row with Morocco

2017-06-25 16:02

The Netherlands has reacted coolly after Morocco summoned its ambassador home in a row about the extradition of an alleged drug trafficker, saying comments by Rabat were "incomprehensible and unnecessary".

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

2017-06-21 14:23

Dutch prosecutors say an 18-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of spreading propaganda for the Islamic State group.

Dutch court convicts 20 in racist abuse of politician

2017-05-18 20:02

A Dutch court has convicted 20 people of insulting or threatening a Dutch politician and television personality in a racially charged case that shocked the nation.

Chemical weapons allegedly used 45 times in Syria: OPCW chief

2017-04-29 07:05

Experts from the world's watchdog tasked with destroying chemical weapons are probing reports that toxic arms have been used 45 times in Syria since late last year.

Police arrest scores in major WhatsApp child sex abuse swoop

2017-04-18 17:24

Police have arrested almost 40 suspects in over a dozen countries across Europe and Latin America after busting an online paedophile ring that used the WhatsApp chat service to distribute child pornography.

Colouring book with Hitler image pulled from Dutch stores

2017-04-06 19:05

A chain of Dutch stores has apologised after inadvertently selling children's colouring books featuring an image of Adolf Hitler.

 

EU to call contaminated eggs crisis meeting

2017-08-11 11:15

The EU will call an emergency meeting of ministers over insecticide-tainted eggs, European Health Commissioner Vytenis Andriukaitis says, appealing for an end to "blaming and shaming" over the scandal.

Shell shuts down Europe's largest refinery

2017-07-30 20:11

The British-Dutch oil giant Shell said it was shutting down Europe's biggest refinery after a pre-dawn fire broke out at a power station on the vast site.

ICC to rule on Bashir's visit to SA

2017-07-06 06:08

The International Criminal Court will hand down its ruling on South Africa's failure to arrest Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir when he attended an African Union summit in the country.

MH17 team hopes emotional videos will bring new leads

2017-06-28 21:32

International investigators and relatives of victims of flight MH17, shot down over eastern Ukraine almost three years ago, have renewed efforts to push the probe forward, issuing videos appealing for witnesses.

Dutch customs discover rhino horn

2017-06-23 19:21

Dutch customs officials say they have intercepted a package containing 12 pieces of rhinoceros horn that was sent from South Africa to the Southeast Asian nation of Laos.

Key ingredient of life found circling infant stars

2017-06-10 10:30

Two teams of astronomers say they have for the first time detected a key chemical building block of life swirling around infant stars that resemble our Sun before its planets formed.

Dutch court rules boy, 12, can refuse chemo

2017-05-12 17:04

A Dutch court rules that a 12-year-old boy suffering from a brain tumour has a right to refuse chemotherapy, rejecting his father's plea to order him to have the treatment.

Dutch criminal probe into gas field quakes

2017-04-20 17:21

A Dutch court has ordered public prosecutors to probe whether a major energy company may be criminally responsible for a series of earthquakes triggered by gas production in the EU's biggest gas field.

Dutch panda-mania as giant bears arrive from China

2017-04-13 09:46

Two giant pandas have arrived by plane at Amsterdam's Schiphol Airport after a marathon 8 000km journey from China, the first breeding pair on Dutch soil in three decades.

Hundreds march in Amsterdam to support beaten gay couple

2017-04-06 09:02

Hundreds of people have walked hand-in-hand through Amsterdam to show solidarity with two gay men who were badly beaten over the weekend in the eastern city of Arnhem.

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