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14 French, Dutch orphans repatriated from Syria

14 French, Dutch orphans repatriated from Syria

Twelve orphaned children of French jihadists were flown home Monday from Syria, along with two Dutch orphans who will be handed over to the Netherlands, the French foreign ministry said.

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.

Dutch Business Council hosts ‘Power of Service in Qatar’ forum

Dutch Business Council hosts ‘Power of Service in Qatar’ forum

The Dutch Business Council in Qatar (DBCQ) hosted a forum titled ‘The Power of Service in Qatar’, which highlighted the service sector’s role in promoting investment opportunities in Doha.

Dutch investigators search for missing WikiLeaks associate in Norway

Dutch investigators search for missing WikiLeaks associate in Norway

The Norwegian police on Monday said Dutch investigators were helping them search for WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange's associate Arjen Kamphuis, who mysteriously disappeared in northern Norway three weeks ago.

Dutch snowboarder wins Paralympic gold after cancer surgery

Dutch snowboarder wins Paralympic gold after cancer surgery

Dutch snowboarder Bibian Mentel-Spee won gold at the Winter Paralympics on Monday in a stunning victory after having cancer surgery twice in recent months.

Dutch prosecutors demand life for Ethiopian war crimes suspect

Dutch prosecutors demand life for Ethiopian war crimes suspect

In a rare move, Dutch prosecutors Wednesday called for a Dutch-Ethiopian national to be jailed for life for "an atrocious campaign" of war crimes during Ethiopia's "Red Terror" in the 1970s.

Dutch will miss 2020 green energy, climate targets

Dutch will miss 2020 green energy, climate targets

The Netherlands will miss 2020 targets for renewable energy production and greenhouse gas emissions despite new investments in wind power, according to a government review published on Thursday.

Dutch scientists say human lifespan has limits

Dutch scientists say human lifespan has limits

Mining data from some 75,000 Dutch people whose exact ages were recorded at the time of death, statisticians at Tilburg and Rotterdam's Erasmus universities pinned the maximum ceiling for female lifespan at 115.7 years.

Dutch police detain second suspect after Rotterdam concert threat

Dutch police detain second suspect after Rotterdam concert threat

Dutch police detained a second suspect on Thursday after a Spanish tip-off about a possible attack caused the cancellation of a rock concert in Rotterdam a day earlier.

Malaysian princess marries Dutchman in lavish ceremony

Malaysian princess marries Dutchman in lavish ceremony

The daughter of one of Malaysia's most powerful sultans married her Dutch fiance on Monday in a ceremony steeped in centuries of tradition during a day of lavish celebrations.

Dutch vote in test of anti-immigrant sentiment in Europe

Dutch vote in test of anti-immigrant sentiment in Europe

The Dutch tested their own tolerance for immigration and Islam on Wednesday in an election magnified by a furious row with Turkey, the first of three polls in the European Union this year where nationalist parties are seeking breakthroughs.