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To produce 2 mln tonnes of low-carbon jet fuel by 2025: Royal Dutch Shell urges aviation sector to deepen decarbonisation

September 20, 2021 6:46 am

In a new report on the decarbonisation of aviation published together with Deloitte, Shell called for the sector to cut its emissions to net zero by 2050.

Dutch leader says easing lockdown was 'error of judgment'

July 12, 2021 9:33 pm

Caretaker Prime Minister Mark Rutte's government scrapped most remaining restrictions just over three weeks ago amid declining infection numbers and hospital admissions.

Explained: With Dutch museums set to return looted items, a look at India's stolen treasures scattered worldwide

October 23, 2020 10:14 am

There are several significant national artefacts that India has been pressing to be returned from across the world, especially from the UK. Topping the list is the world famous Kohinoor Diamond.

Decolonising the museum

October 14, 2020 9:28 am

Dutch Council of Culture acknowledges the violent history of art acquisitions. It’s a welcome forthrightness

Dutch man returns library book nearly 40 years overdue

June 10, 2020 1:08 pm

A book that was checked out of a Dutch library in March 1981 has now been returned decades later. "The reader must have had a hard time letting go," the library said.

Dutch study suggests 3% of population may have coronavirus antibodies

April 16, 2020 3:12 pm

The head of the National Institute for Health (RIVM), Jaap van Dissel, disclosed the results during a debate with parliament.

Dutch inventor unveils device to scoop plastic out of rivers

October 27, 2019 11:37 am

Dutch inventor Boyan Slat is widening his effort to clean up floating plastic from the Pacific Ocean by moving into rivers, too, using a new floating device to catch garbage before it reaches the seas.

Let’s go Dutch: Gazing at the city of Leiden through the spokes of the windmill provides one with quite a high

September 15, 2019 6:00 am

Leiden, the birthplace of Rembrandt in the Netherlands, resembles a canvas dotted with windmills, plazas and verses inscribed on walls.

Dutch tall claims may lie at door of Darwin’s selection

July 28, 2015 4:08 am

Even in this low-mortality population, taller women experienced higher child survival, which contributed positively to their increased reproductive success.

Dutch judges ban taxi service UberPOP

December 09, 2014 7:41 pm

UberPOP service allows non-prof drivers to register with Uber via a mobile phone and offer trips in their own cars.


Indore: Two held for harassing Dutch woman

February 09, 2016 6:42 am

Indore, Feb 09 (ANI): The Indore Police arrested two people for harassing a Dutch woman in a mall on late Monday night. The 24-year-old woman had gone to a pub inside the mall to collect her mobile phone, which she had forgotten there. Taking advantage of the situation, two employees of the mall harassed the woman. The police started investigation and made the arrest after victim's friend filed a complaint. The Dutch woman was in Indore to attend a wedding.