Gulf Times - Netherlands
Dutch doctor 'fathered 49 children' in IVF scandal

Dutch doctor 'fathered 49 children' in IVF scandal

A deceased Dutch doctor mired in a fertility scandal fathered at least 49 children, an organisation representing parents and children born through IVF at his now-closed clinic said Friday.

Dutch security agency warns against Chinese, Russian technology

Dutch security agency warns against Chinese, Russian technology

The Dutch security service advised the government on Tuesday not to use technology from countries with active cyber-hacking campaigns against the Netherlands, such as China and Russia.

'Cow toilets' in Netherlands aim to cut e-moo-ssions

'Cow toilets' in Netherlands aim to cut e-moo-ssions

Teaching cows to use the toilet is not the easiest task, but a Dutch inventor is banking on a new bovine urinal to help cut emissions that cause environmental damage.

Australia and Netherlands in talks with Russia over downed Malaysia jet

Australia and Netherlands in talks with Russia over downed Malaysia jet

Australia and the Netherlands on Wednesday said they were in talks with Russia over the ongoing investigation into the downing of flight MH17 over Ukraine.

Dutch authorities seek motive behind Utrecht tram shooting

Dutch authorities seek motive behind Utrecht tram shooting

Dutch police on Tuesday questioned the Turkish-born suspect in a deadly shooting on a tram in the city of Utrecht and two other people arrested in connection with the rampage.

Dutch probe mass seabird death mystery

Dutch probe mass seabird death mystery

Dutch scientists said Wednesday they are baffled after 20,000 dead or dying guillemots washed up on North Sea beaches in a phenomenon not seen for decades.

Sea-Watch migrants must go to Germany or Netherlands

Sea-Watch migrants must go to Germany or Netherlands

The 47 migrants stranded on a charity rescue boat off the coast of Sicily will be allowed to land in Italy only if they are immediately transferred to Germany or the Netherlands, Interior Minister Matteo Salvini said Tuesday.

Explosion reported in the Hague: local media

Explosion reported in the Hague: local media

An explosion in the Hague caused the front of a building to collapse, local media reported on Sunday.

WHO confirms case of yellow fever in Netherlands, says risk low

WHO confirms case of yellow fever in Netherlands, says risk low

A case of yellow fever, an acute and contagious mosquito-borne viral disease, has been reported in a man in the Netherlands who recently travelled to Gambia and Senegal, the World Health Organization said on Tuesday.

Unilever buys GSK Asian health drinks arm for 3.3 bn euros

Unilever buys GSK Asian health drinks arm for 3.3 bn euros

Anglo-Dutch food giant Unilever said Monday it is buying GlaxoSmithKline's health drinks portfolio in Asia for a total of 3.3 billion euros ($3.7 billion), including iconic night-time hot drink Horlicks.

New drugs, test offer TB hope for millions

New drugs, test offer TB hope for millions

Thousands of scientists, activists and disease survivors Saturday wrap up a global conference on lung health dominated by the announcement of several breakthroughs in the battle against tuberculosis.

Spain's police seize massive cocaine haul in banana cargo

Spain's police seize massive cocaine haul in banana cargo

Spanish police said Thursday they had seized over six tonnes of cocaine hidden in a shipment of bananas and arrested 16 suspects, some of them wanted in the Netherlands.