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Wednesday, July 06, 2022



Dutch farmers block entrances to supermarket warehouses

July 04, 2022 5:40 pm

The unrest among Dutch farmers was triggered by a government proposal to slash emissions of some pollutants

Explained: Why are Dutch farmers protesting over emissions?

July 03, 2022 10:01 pm

Some 40,000 farmers gathered last week in the central Netherlands’ agricultural heartland to protest the government's plan to slash emissions of damaging pollutants. What is the government proposing, and why are farmers protesting?

India and the Netherlands are on the same page on invasion of Ukraine: Dutch minister

April 27, 2022 5:40 am

In an interaction, Hoekstra said, “I have always learned that the situation countries are in and the room that the countries have are also determined by where they are on the globe, who their partners are, and what historic ties they have or might not have.”

Netherlands coach Ryan Campbell remains critical a week after heart attack

April 22, 2022 12:40 pm

Ryan Campbell was put in an induced coma for several days after the heart attack but is learnt to have come out of it and had made several successful attempts to breathe on his own.

India-Netherlands ties: Climate, water initiatives likely to take centre stage

April 04, 2022 6:54 am

The Netherlands will be co-hosting a 3-day UN conference on March 22, 2023 for taking action on sustainable water management with Tajikistan.

Netherlands offers to be India’s ‘gateway’ to fuel EU’s green shift

April 03, 2022 7:52 am

The war in Ukraine has put dialogue around energy dependence in a faster transition mode, said the Netherlands’ Climate Envoy Prince Jaime de Bourbon de Parme, adding there’s potential for the Netherlands and India to explore trade in green hydrogen.

Will support, facilitate India-EU FTA, situation to be win-win for all: Netherlands Foreign Minister Wopke Hoekstra

March 31, 2022 7:04 am

'Our business relationship is of tremendous importance, but I think a broader EU-India FTA would also provide more opportunities for India towards the whole European continent.'

Netherlands snap Germany's winning streak with 1-1 draw

March 30, 2022 9:16 am

Germany came close again in the final minutes through Lukas Nmecha but the 23-year-old could not snatch a late winner despite a golden chance.

Netherlands to dismantle historic bridge for Jeff Bezos' megayacht

February 03, 2022 1:42 pm

A historic, iconic bridge in Rotterdam is to be temporarily taken down so Jeff Bezos' enormous yacht can reach the sea. Locals are worried about the risk of damage to the monument.

Bird flu discovered at Dutch farm; over 160,000 chickens to be culled

February 01, 2022 4:13 pm

Hundreds of thousands of chickens, ducks, turkeys and dozens of wild birds have been culled in the Netherlands since outbreaks of the disease began in 2021.


Europe floods bring chaos and destruction—in pictures

July 17, 2021 5:35 pm

The devastation caused by the floods in Germany, Belgium, and other areas has left hundreds dead and thousands missing.