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  1. Diplomacy dream fuelled by seat at UN youth tableRead the original story w/Photo

    35 min ago | Nelson Mail

    Olivia Meikle, year 13 student at Waimea College, the only student from the top of the South selected to attend the New Zealand Schools Delegation to The Hague International Model United Nations in January 2016. A Waimea student is dreaming of life as a diplomat, and hopes a stint at The Hague in The Netherlands with the International Model United Nations will get her there.


  2. 15 airports you'll actually want to have a long layover inRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | SFGate

    Having a long layover while waiting for your next flight at the airport is often an unpleasant experience, but some airports are adding a variety of entertainment features to make your wait as enjoyable as possible. From an on-site brewery with live music at the Munich Airport to over 1,000 slot machines in Las Vegas' McCarran International Airport, here are 15 airports where you won't mind having a long layover.


  3. 'Womenswear in the Netherlands' now available at Fast Market ResearchRead the original story

    4 hrs ago |

    ... sales of womenswear continued to decline during 2014, although... Euromonitor International's Womenswear in Netherlands report offers a comprehensive guide to the size and shape of the market at a national level. It provides the latest retail sales ...


  4. Vincent van Gogh's most expensive paintingsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | New York Daily News

    ... e titled "self-portrait as an artist." This work of art is on display at the famed Van Gosh museum in Amsterdam, Netherlands as he was born and raised in the Netherlands.


  5. IXYS Corporation Announces Results for the June 2015 QuarterRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Freshnews

    LEIDEN, Netherlands & MILPITAS, Calif. -- -- IXYS Corporation , an international power semiconductor and IC company, today announced financial results for its first fiscal quarter ended June 30, 2015.


  6. Countering gender bias at conferencesRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Science

    ... Casadevall says. Hannah Dugdale , an evolutionary biologist at the University of Groningen in the Netherlands, has a similar story. At a 2011 evolutionary biology conference, she noticed that women were significantly underrepresented among speakers, ...


  7. Halton police fighting crime with analyticsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago |

    ... Their work has also been published in law enforcement publications and the group has presented in Amsterdam, Netherlands at the IACP (International Association of Chiefs of Police) World Innovation Conference about the future of law enforcement ...


  8. Blind rejected 'incredible contract' from Arsenal as youngsterRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago |

    The Netherlands international spent a day with the Gunners early in his career, but opted to stay at Ajax and try to replicate his father, Danny, who captained the club Daley Blind has revealed he rejected the chance to move to Arsenal as a youngster in favour of staying at Ajax . The full-back spent a day with the Gunners and was offered an "incredible contract" by the club but opted to remain at the Amsterdam ArenA and try to replicate his father, Danny, who captained Ajax.


  9. Capri-Sun pouch design trademark owner takes US firm to courtRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | BeverageDaily

    Deutsche SiSi-Werke Betriebs , which owns the pouch shape design trademark of Capri-Sun juice, has filed a lawsuit against Faribault Foods in the US for allegedly selling and distributing flavored drinks in similar pouches. The lawsuit was filed by intellectual property attorneys at Stroock & Stroock & Lavan in New York at the US District Court for the District of Minnesota, in Minneapolis, Minnesota.


  10. Russian Veto Of MH17 Tribunal Would Leave Few Good AlternativesRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Weekday Magazine

    ... a state choose to do so. Eric de Brabandere, a professor of international law at the University of Leiden in the Netherlands, says that "if the Security Council creates a tribunal, based on its Chapter 7 powers, which is Chapter 7 of the UN Charter, ...


  11. Shell 2Q Earnings: Thicker Downstream Margins To Partially Offset The Impact of Lower Oil PricesRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago |

    ... is an integrated oil and gas company that is registered in England and Wales and headquartered in The Hague, the Netherlands. It has a strong global presence. The company is involved in the principal aspects of the oil and gas industry (exploration ...


  12. Influence of Operating Parameters on Surface Properties of RF Glow...Read the original story

    11 hrs ago | U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

    ... TiO2/PET Film for Biomedical Applications. Materials Science and Engineering: C. Elsevier B.V., Amsterdam, Netherlands, 36:309-319, (2014). Thin transparent titania (TiO2) films were coated on the surface of flexible poly (ethylene terephthalate) ...


  13. Search launched for family of Bridgend-born RAF airman shot down in World War TwoRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | IcNetwork

    ... R1397 from 103 Squadron that Sgt Williams and five others were in was shot down by enemy fire near Boznum in the Netherlands. The members of the crew, who were all aged between 20 and 30, were initially believed to be buried locally with their ...


  14. Militia refuses to hand over GaddafiRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2011 |

    Three years and eight months after he was captured trying to flee the country in the chaotic aftermath of Libya's revolution, Muammar Gaddafi's son and heir apparent, Saif al-Islam, has been sentenced to death after being convicted of committing war crimes. But Libya has become a fractured state since the fall of Colonel Gaddafi, following Nato intervention, and it remains uncertain whether the man who became the uncompromising public face of his father's regime during the vicious conflict will actually face the firing squad.


  15. Croat parliament OKs withdrawal from Slovenia border arbitrationRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Star Online

    Croatia's parliament on Wednesday approved a withdrawal from international border arbitration talks with Slovenia after the leak of a tape purporting to show a Slovenian judge on the panel improperly exchanging confidential information with the Ljubljana government. Twenty-four years after the break-up of federal Yugoslavia, the two states are still haggling over their land and sea border.


  16. Report From Moscow: Urgent Issues Of International LawRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | Groong

    REPORT FROM MOSCOW: URGENT ISSUES OF INTERNATIONAL LAW [ Part 2.2: "Attached Text" ] 28.07.2015 Author: Christopher Black Column: Society Region: Russia in the World Pena_00015 On July 10th this writer had the honour of participating in a unique event that took place in the stunningly beautiful Reception House of the Russian Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Moscow.


  17. Southampton's remarkable journey to 'a great European adventure'Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Daily Echo

    ... s the fact that Saints do not have room to be complacent tomorrow night, or in next Thursday's second leg in the Netherlands.


  18. Gadhafi son sentenced to death by firing squadRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | NWAonline

    A court in Libya on Tuesday sentenced a son of Moammar Gadhafi to death by firing squad after convicting him of murder and inciting genocide during the country's 2011 civil war. It is unlikely, however, that the sentence against Seif al-Islam Gadhafi will be carried out anytime soon, as a militia in western Libya has refused to hand him over to the government for the past four years.


  19. Mitch Henriquez family patiently awaits outcome of homicide investigationRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago |

    ... appears to be unconscious. (Photo 2) Officers drag him to the police van. During a festival, in The Hague , the Netherlands , the unarmed Mitch Henriquez was arrested for jokingly saying that he had a weapon between his legs. He later died due to ...


  20. July 29, 1899: The First Hague Convention is Signed, Establishing a Precedent for International LawRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | The Nation

    At the beginning of the first Hague conference in 1899, The Nation mocked the delegates for pledging themselves to peace while apparently taking few concrete steps toward enshrining anything substantive in law. But the conference did end in an agreement on the proper conduct of warfare, largely based on Abraham Lincoln's Lieber Code of 1863.