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Memphis Depay propels Dutch to beat Northern Ireland 3-1

10 October, 2019 8:30 am 8:30 am

ROTTERDAM (Reuters) – Memphis Depay scored twice and Luuk de Jong was also on target as the Netherlands came back from a goal down with 10 minutes left to beat Northern Ireland 3-1 in their Euro 2020 qualifier in Rotterdam on Thursday. It was a fortunate escape for the home side who fell behind when … Read More

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Dutch upstarts bid to shock US in Women’s World Cup final

07 July, 2019 4:30 pm 4:30 pm

LYON, France (Reuters) – The Netherlands will bid to begin a new era in women’s soccer in Sunday’s World Cup final when they try to stop the all-conquering United States team from claiming a record fourth crown. It is almost a classic David v Goliath clash, although the Dutch did produce a major shock two … Read More

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Dutch adventurer finishes three-year electric car journey in Australia

04 April, 2019 10:05 pm 10:05 pm

MELBOURNE (Reuters) – As Wiebe Wakker turned off his car in Sydney, Australia on Sunday afternoon it marked the end of a more than three-year journey for the Dutch adventurer and Blue Bandit, his converted electric Volkswagen Golf. Wakker’s Plug Me In initiative is the longest journey in an electric car ever recorded and was … Read More

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Dutch police hunt for Turkish man after three shot dead in tram

03 March, 2019 5:01 pm 5:01 pm

UTRECHT, Netherlands (Reuters) – A gunman shot dead three people and wounded nine on a tram in the Dutch city of Utrecht on Monday and police said they were hunting for a 37-year-old Turkish man in an apparent terrorist attack. Dutch authorities raised the terrorism threat to its highest level in Utrecht province, schools were … Read More

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Several injured in shooting in tram in Dutch city of Utrecht

03 March, 2019 4:11 pm 4:11 pm

AMSTERDAM (Reuters) – Dutch police said several people had been injured on Monday in a shooting that took place in a tram in the central city of Utrecht. They had no further details about the incident and could not say how badly hurt the victims were. “Several shots were fired in a tram and several … Read More

Dutch govt cancels profane caricatures contest after strong protest by Pak

08 August, 2018 10:03 am 10:03 am

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Dutch anti-Islam lawmaker Geert Wildershas cancelled proposed blasphemous caricature competition after strong protest by government and people of Pakistan. The far-right politician, who is known for his incendiary speeches and protests against immigration and Islam announced cancellation of the contest planned for November citing strong reaction by the Muslims. An anti-Islam … Read More

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Pakistan contacts Dutch govt over blasphemous sketches issue: FO

08 August, 2018 8:26 pm 8:26 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Pakistan has contacted the Dutch government regarding the blasphemous sketches issue, said Foreign Office Spokesman Dr Muhammad Faisal on Tuesday. He said that Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi has raised the issue with his Dutch counterpart, saying that the Dutch parliamentarians’ hateful steps will hurt the sentiments of the Muslims across … Read More