The Netherlands, Australia say Russia is liable for shooting down MH17

The Netherlands and Australia are both holding Russia liable for its role in the shooting down of flight MH17 in...


Former inmates of Good Shepherd homes want compensation for forced labour

In the Netherlands at least 15,000 young girls and women were forced to work in the laundries and sewing rooms...


Chips! Fish shop told to shut for being too ‘tourist’ oriented

  A fish shop in central Amsterdam has been told it must shut by the start of June for being...


Sun worshippers warned to be careful this weekend as late spring heats up

People planning to take advantage of this weekend’s sunshine are being warned to make sure they protect their skin, because...


A good brew: startup training homeless people into baristas wins award in Amsterdam

A start-up company that wants to solve homelessness by training people to work as baristas won a $350,000 award in...


Bellingcat claims to have identified second Russian official in MH17 probe

Online investigation group Bellingcat said on Friday it had identified a second Russian military official who had a major role...


More babies with birth defects in Limburg, but reason is a mystery

The number of babies born in Limburg with a birth defect is far higher than in the rest of the...


Photographer Erwin Olaf donates 500 works to Rijksmuseum

Photographer Erwin Olaf has donated 500 of his works to the Rijksmuseum in Amsterdam, the museum announced on Friday. The...


Dutch staffing agency plans to fill labour market gaps with Asian workers

Dutch staffing agency Otto Work Force is planning to start supplying ‘cheap’ Asian migrant labour to Europe, starting with Poland,...


Own goal? Dutch MPs query Rwanda’s sponsorship deal with Arsenal

Dutch MPs have asked aid minister Sigrid Kaag to look into the recent sponsorship deal signed between African country Rwanda...