Gulf Times - Netherlands
Rare Ethiopian crown, hidden for 21 years in the Netherlands, returns home

Rare Ethiopian crown, hidden for 21 years in the Netherlands, returns home

Ethiopia's government on Thursday assumed custody of a priceless 18th-century crown that a former refugee had kept hidden in his apartment in the Netherlands for two decades.

Dutch police arrest four after foiled jailbreak

Dutch police arrest four after foiled jailbreak

Dutch police arrested four people Sunday suspected of taking part in a foiled attempt to spring a prisoner from a high-security prison during which a delivery van was set on fire.

Dutch gov't wins appeal against IS children repatriation

Dutch gov't wins appeal against IS children repatriation

The Dutch appeals court on Friday overturned a ruling saying the government must help repatriate the children of women who joined the Islamic State group in Syria.

France, Netherlands sceptical on starting EU Western Balkan accession

France, Netherlands sceptical on starting EU Western Balkan accession

EU ministers were to decide on Tuesday whether Albania and North Macedonia could start formal talks to join the European Union, as French officials have indicated ...

Netherlands, Australia vow to pursue convictions for downing of MH17

Netherlands, Australia vow to pursue convictions for downing of MH17

Australia and the Netherlands said on Wednesday they will pursue criminal prosecutions for those responsible for the downing of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 that killed 298 people even if it takes many years.

Netherlands regrets MH17 suspect's handover to Russia

Netherlands regrets MH17 suspect's handover to Russia

The Netherlands has expressed its disappointment that a suspect in the 2014 shooting-down of Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 was released by Ukraine ahead of a prisoner swap with Russia.

KLM to scrap 10 flights over ground staff strike

KLM to scrap 10 flights over ground staff strike

Dutch national carrier KLM will scrap 10 European flights Monday due to a two-hour strike by ground staff demanding higher wages, an airline spokeswoman said Sunday.

Amir meets ambassador of the Netherlands

Amir meets ambassador of the Netherlands

His Highness the Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani met at the Amiri Diwan office on Monday with the ambassador of the Netherlands to Qatar Dr Bahia Tahzib-Lie ...

PM meets ambassador of the Netherlands

PM meets ambassador of the Netherlands

HE the Prime Minister and Minister of Interior Sheikh Abdullah bin Nasser bin Khalifa al-Thani met the outgoing ambassador of the Netherlands to Qatar, Dr Bahia Tahzib-Lie.

Mystery of Dutch postman's burial of thousands of letters

Mystery of Dutch postman's burial of thousands of letters

Dutch police found thousands of letters buried in holes in a forest by a postman, officials said on Friday, adding that they were seeking a motive.

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 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.