Gulf Times - Netherlands
Swiss probe Russian agents over WADA 'cyber-attack'

Swiss probe Russian agents over WADA 'cyber-attack'

Two Russian spies arrested in the Netherlands on suspicion of targeting a Swiss labouratory are also being probed over an attempted cyber-attack on the World Anti-Doping Agency, an official said Saturday.

Lymphedema clinic earns international accolades for HMC

Lymphedema clinic earns international accolades for HMC

Last month a delegation from Qatar participated in two international conferences in the Netherlands, receiving international praise for Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC)'s development of a dedicated lymphedema clinic.

Dutch arrest three linked to 2016 Paris terror plot

Dutch arrest three linked to 2016 Paris terror plot

Dutch police have arrested three men whose DNA was found on weapons seized in a Paris suburb after law officers foiled a planned 2016 terror attack, Dutch prosecutors said Tuesday.

Van kills one at Dutch music festival, suspect arrested

Van kills one at Dutch music festival, suspect arrested

A van struck four people at the Netherlands' largest music festival in the early hours of Monday, killing one of them and injuring the others before driving off, police said.

EU must rally against threat from US, Russia: Dutch PM

EU must rally against threat from US, Russia: Dutch PM

Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte on Wednesday urged the European Union to rally urgently behind a rules-based international order against threats from Russia and even the United States.

Dutch Queen Maxima's sister found dead in Argentina

Dutch Queen Maxima's sister found dead in Argentina

The younger sister of Queen Maxima of the Netherlands has died at the age of 33, a palace spokeswoman said in The Hague on Thursday.

Missile that downed MH17 plane came from Russian military: investigators

Missile that downed MH17 plane came from Russian military: investigators

Investigators probing the 2014 downing of flight MH17 said Thursday, for the first time, that the missile which brought down the plane over eastern Ukraine came from a Russian military brigade.

World's largest freshwater pearl to sell at Dutch auction

World's largest freshwater pearl to sell at Dutch auction

The world's largest known freshwater pearl, which once belonged to Catherine the Great, will go on sale in the Netherlands later this month, the auctioneers announced Thursday.

Unilever drops London for post-Brexit Dutch HQ

Unilever drops London for post-Brexit Dutch HQ

Anglo-Dutch consumer giant Unilever on Thursday chose The Netherlands over London to host its headquarters, dealing a blow to Britain's efforts to keep multinational companies onside following Brexit.

Lawyer raises 67,000 euros online to aid expats' Brexit case

Lawyer raises 67,000 euros online to aid expats' Brexit case

A lawyer helping British expatriates in a legal battle over their rights as EU citizens after Brexit said Monday more than 67,000 euros was raised in four days to fight an appeal in the case.

Netherlands confirms highly pathogenic H5N6 bird flu outbreak

Netherlands confirms highly pathogenic H5N6 bird flu outbreak

The Netherlands confirmed an outbreak of highly pathogenic H5N6 bird flu at a farm in the northern part of the country, the World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE) said on Wednesday, citing a report from the Dutch ministry of Economic Affairs.

Dutch shocked by call to ban EU electric pulse fishing

Dutch shocked by call to ban EU electric pulse fishing

The black clouds hanging over the boats in Dutch ports Friday were not the remnants of wild winter gales, but harbingers of another devastating storm brewing for Dutch fishermen.