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  1. Adele announces 2016 European tourRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago |

    ... ay 24 - Barcelona, Spain - Palau Sant Jordi May 28 & 29 - Verona, Italy - Arena di Verona June 1 & 3- Amsterdam, Netherlands - Ziggo Dome June 9 & 10 - Paris, France - AccorHotels Arena June 12 & 13 - Antwerp, Belgium - Sportpaleis


  2. Dutch Court To Decide On Extradition Of Genocide SuspectsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Uburenganzira

    A Dutch court decides tomorrow morning, Friday, whether two Rwandan genocide suspects should be deported and face trial back home or try them in The Netherlands. Rwanda had requested for Jean-Baptiste Mugimba 56, and Jean Claude Iyamuremye 38, to be extradited to account for their role in the 1994 genocide against the Tutsis that claimed over a million lives.


  3. MH17 victims to get memorial at Schiphol airportRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago |

    A forest is to be planted in a park close to Amsterdam's Schiphol airport to commemorate the victims of downed flight MH17, Dutch media reported on Thursday. Mourners place a placard on Jun 17, 2015 at a temporary memorial to those who died in the Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 disaster on the tragedy's first anniversary; Dutch media reported that a permanent memorial design has been announced.


  4. Kenya says ready to leave global court over case against VPRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Reuters

    Kenya's Deputy President William Ruto welcomes the national athletics team at the Jomo Kenyatta airport in Nairobi, September 1, 2015, after they topped the medals table at the recently concluded 15th International Association of Athletics Federations World... Kenya said on Thursday it was ready to quit the International Criminal Court if it did not get assurances about the handling of the trial of its vice president, hardening a rift between African powers and the tribunal. Vice President William Ruto is facing charges of crimes against humanity including murder, deportation and persecution linked to an outburst of ethnic killings after the 2007 presidential election.


  5. Anil Wadhwa named India's new ambassador to ItalyRead the original story

    5 hrs ago |

    New Delhi, Nov 26 : Anil Wadhwa, currently secretary in the external affairs ministry, was on Thursday named India's new ambassador to Italy. "Anil Wadhwa , currently secretary in the ministry, has been appointed as the next Ambassador of lndia to the Republic of ltaly," the ministry said in a statement.


  6. The Latest: German officialsays some migrants IS radicalsRead the original story

    6 hrs ago |

    THE HAGUE, Netherlands - The latest on the mass movement of asylum-seekers and others seeking refuge in Europe. All times local: 3:59 p.m. A senior German police official says some of the migrants reaching Europe are Islamic State radicals planning terrorist attacks, but the refugee influx is not systemically used by extremists to bring members into the EU.


  7. Ukraine president defends his country's pact with EURead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Daily Herald

    THE HAGUE, Netherlands -- Ukraine's president has strongly defended a pact his country signed with the European Union, calling it "the last farewell to the Soviet Union, the last farewell to Communism." Petro Poroshenko's comments Thursday came during a visit to the Netherlands, which is holding a non-binding referendum next year on whether the Dutch government should support the association agreement with the 28-nation bloc.


  8. [Interview] Dutch PM: Islamic State can't change Europe's way of lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | EUobserver

    ... we should cherish." The Dutch PM, a 48-year old Liberal, will, from 1 January, help set the EU agenda when The Netherlands takes over the bloc's rotating presidency. He said about 40 Dutch jihadists have returned from Syria and that he "cannot ...


  9. The Latest: German official says some migrants IS radicalsRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | WLNE-TV Providence

    ... Greek village of Idomeni, Thursday, Nov. 26, 2015. Migrants stranded at the border have bee... THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) - The latest on the mass movement of asylum-seekers and others seeking refuge in Europe. All times local: A senior German ...


  10. Japan to resume research whaling by end of year at earliestRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Japan Times

    ... between Japan and the anti-whaling camp escalating, Australia sued the country at the ICJ in The Hague, the Netherlands, in 2010, demanding a halt to its research whaling in the Antarctic Ocean. After the ICJ ruling, Japan decided not to take part ...


  11. U.S. Official: Chemical Weapons Use in Syria Becoming - Routine'Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday |

    The use of chemical weapons in Syria, namely chlorine and mustard gas, is becoming routine, lamented the U.S. representative of a United Nations-backed chemical weapons watchdog. Activists on the ground in Raqqa have reported that the banned substance known as white phosphorus is also being used as a weapon in airstrikes against the Islamic State .


  12. The Latest: Migrants clash with police at Macedonian borderRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Erie Times News

    ... to travel across the region to northern Europe. (AP Photo/Giannis Papanikos)The Associated Press THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) "' The latest on the mass movement of asylum-seekers and others seeking refuge in Europe. All times local: Scores of ...


  13. PH: China's sea claim 'hopeless, indefensible'Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | ABS-CBN News

    MANILA The Philippine delegation to the United Nations tribunal hearing the Southeast Asian nation's case against China called the latter's South China Sea nine-dash line claim ''hopeless and indefensible." Deputy President Spokesperson Abigail Valte said the Philippine delegation centered its arguments during the second day of the hearing on how China's actions prevent the Philippines from exploring its living and non-living resources in the contested waters.


  14. Accsys Technologies signs new Solvay dealRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Live Charts

    Chemical technology group Accsys Technologies has reached an agreement with Belgium-based chemical company Solvay SA to redefine their existing relationship. Under the terms of the new deal, the London-listed company will double the existing manufacturing capacity at its Arnhem plant in the Netherlands to 80,000 cubic metres per year of Accoya - its wood product - while providing sales and marketing services to Solvay's European business.


  15. Dutch anti-Ukraine activists are helping Putin: PoroshenkoRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Reuters

    ... Putin, Poroshenko told newspaper NRC Handelsblad in an interview at the start of a two-day state visit to the Netherlands. "I am horrified by the idea that the Dutch are being taken hostage in a political game," he told the NRC. The GeenStijl ...


  16. The Latest: Czech president calls migrants an - invasion'Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    ... corridor - Greece, Macedonia, Serbia, Croatia and Slovenia. (Muhammed Muheisen/Associated Press) THE HAGUE, Netherlands - The latest on the mass movement of asylum-seekers and others seeking refuge in Europe. All times local: Czech President Milos ...


  17. Bridge for bats in the NetherlandsRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Dear Kitty

    Nov 26, 2015 - In October 2015 in the municipality Westland a "bat bridge" was opened. The bridge across the Vlotwatering is part of the landscape redevelopment of the Poelzone, an elongated area located in Westland, between the towns of 's-Gravenzande , Naaldwijk and Monster.


  18. Safer Roads with Variable Message SignsRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | PR Log

    Variable Message Signs are used to communicate crucial information to drivers such as speed limit reductions, changes in traffic patterns and the location and extent of road construction. AMSTERDAM, Netherlands - Nov. 26, 2015 - PRLog -- Important Role of Roadway Display Systems Variable Message Signs are used for managing traffic and providing timely information in a variety of scenarios.


  19. NN Chief Is Ready to Bulk Up Dutch Insurer With AcquisitionsRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    ... company operates in more than 18 countries, with a history dating back 170 years, according to its website. The Netherlands, life insurance in Japan, European general insurance and asset management are NN's largest business units. The company ...


  20. The Latest: Dutch court says asylum-seekers must cooperateRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Republic

    THE HAGUE, Netherlands - The latest on the mass movement of asylum-seekers and others seeking refuge in Europe. All times local: A Dutch advisory court says that the government can demand of migrants who have had their asylum applications rejected that they cooperate with efforts to repatriate them in return for basic accommodation in the Netherlands.