Two letter bombs exploded at two separate locations in the Netherlands but nobody was hurt in the incidents, which police blamed on an extortionist who had demanded payment in bitcoin.
Wed, 12 Feb, 2020
The Netherlands had to get rid of 11% of its dairy cows due to its phosphate surplus, which can be traced back to their large imports of feed.
Fri, 11 Oct, 2019
Malayan sun bear cubs have become visible to visitors of the Royal Burgers' Zoo in the Netherlands for the first time.
Fri, 26 Jul, 2019
The King of the Netherlands left Cork with an open invitation to return to the Carrigaline Men's Shed to join the group's choir.
Fri, 14 Jun, 2019
A Dutch hospital responsible for the death through medical negligence of an Irish patient has apologised to the widower in the case after their CEO accused him of scapegoating her.
Wed, 08 May, 2019
A huge national dairy herd cull in the Netherlands since 2016 has brought the country’s runaway phosphate production from livestock manure under control.
Thu, 28 Feb, 2019
Dutch prime minister Mark Rutte's four-party ruling coalition is struggling to reach agreement over whether to call a temporary halt to deportations of young asylum seekers.
Tue, 29 Jan, 2019
There has been an explosion in the Hague in the Netherlands.
Sun, 27 Jan, 2019
It doesn't matter where the Irish are because the craic is always guaranteed.
Mon, 15 Oct, 2018
Ireland have lost 6-0 to Holland in the final of the women's Hockey World Cup.
Sun, 05 Aug, 2018
Respected organic grower and lecturer at UCC’s organic horticulture programme, Klaus Laitenberger on his year-long experience as a Nuffield scholar and student of world agriculture and the food economy.
Sat, 21 Jul, 2018
Chaotic scenes marred Ireland’s elimination from the U17 European Championship at the quarter-final stage last night in Chesterfield, England.
Tue, 15 May, 2018
Ronald Koeman has been appointed manager of The Netherlands.
Tue, 06 Feb, 2018
No place in Europe is under greater threat than this waterlogged country, but the Netherlands’ solution is to let water in, where possible, not hope to subdue Mother Nature; to live with the
Mon, 20 Nov, 2017
Irish criminals in the Netherlands will be “tracked down” and “handed over to the Irish authorities”, Dutch police say.
Sat, 18 Nov, 2017
British authorities are to begin testing eggs for any traces of a banned insecticide which has caused a food scare in the Netherlands.
Wed, 09 Aug, 2017
The story of Ireland’s past is being told through Cork’s experience of famine, emigration, and revolution in a Dutch TV show filmed over the past week.
Tue, 30 May, 2017
By September, more than 1,000 Irish students will be at third-level colleges in the Netherlands, writes Arlene Harris.
Mon, 22 May, 2017
Authorities have seized a gold bar, luxury cars, dozens of paintings, property, jewellery and bank accounts as well as data from thousands of account holders.
Fri, 31 Mar, 2017
There was a moment during the last World Cup finals when it seemed the Dutch might be about to write a new chapter in their glorious football history, writes David Shonfield
Tue, 28 Mar, 2017
Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte has claimed a dominating election victory over anti-Islam politician Geert Wilders, who failed the year's first test for populism in Europe.
Thu, 16 Mar, 2017
Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte is on track to notch up a dominating parliamentary election victory over anti-Islam firebrand Geert Wilders.
Wed, 15 Mar, 2017
Turkey has criticised the European Union for siding with the Netherlands in a diplomatic dispute over Turkish ministers’ campaign plans in the country.
Tue, 14 Mar, 2017
Turkey's foreign ministry has summoned the Netherlands' top diplomat to formally protest against its treatment of a Turkish minister in the country over the weekend.
Mon, 13 Mar, 2017
The weekend confrontation between Turkey, Holland, and Germany may seem a remote, Mitteleuropa sideshow but it is not at all.
Mon, 27 Feb, 2017
Two Irishmen, including a senior member of the Kinahan cartel, are among four people being questioned after a suspected botched murder attempt at one of Amsterdam’s busiest squares.
Tue, 07 Feb, 2017
Three guns were also discovered.
Mon, 06 Feb, 2017
Police in the Netherlands have detained a man on suspicion of preparing a terrorist crime after finding a Kalashnikov rifle, two full ammunition clips and a painting featuring a flag used by Islamic State at his home.
Fri, 09 Dec, 2016
Grafton Group is expected to keep expanding its presence in the Netherlands after announcing a deal which will significantly boost its market share in the country.
Sat, 19 Nov, 2016
Thu, 10 Nov, 2016
The polls have opened in the Netherlands in a referendum on a far-reaching free trade deal meant to foster closer ties between Ukraine and the European Union.
Wed, 06 Apr, 2016
Wed, 18 Nov, 2015
The funeral service of an Irish woman found dead in her Netherlands home on Monday will take place this afternoon in Limerick.
Sat, 14 Nov, 2015
An Irish woman found dead in her Netherlands home on Monday will be laid to rest in Limerick this weekend.
Thu, 12 Nov, 2015
A man is due to appear in court this morning after a 64-year-old Irish woman was found dead at her home in the Netherlands on Monday.
Irish-headquartered builders’ merchants and DIY firm Grafton Group have bought a market leading Dutch company in its biggest ever deal in Continental Europe.
Wed, 28 Oct, 2015
It is their first time missing a major tournament since the World Cup in 2002 and football fans were equal parts stunned and amused.
Wed, 14 Oct, 2015
Only households in Denmark and Netherlands continue to carry heavier debt burdens than those in Ireland, despite falls in indebtedness here, Central Bank figures published yesterday showed as the economic recovery picks up pace.
Fri, 21 Aug, 2015
Dutch prosecutors have found what they believe could be parts of a Buk missile system at the site in eastern Ukraine where Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 was brought down last year.
Tue, 11 Aug, 2015
Up to 20 people are believed to have been injured after two cranes being used in the restoration of a bridge in the Netherlands fell on to a row of buildings.
Mon, 03 Aug, 2015
Ireland meet The Netherlands in the ICC World Twenty20 Qualifier semi-finals at Malahide today still haunted by the memory of Bangladesh 2014.
Sat, 25 Jul, 2015
While Europe is getting fatter, the Netherlands is getting thinner. It’s the only country in which the World Health Organisation (WHO) is predicting a decline in obesity rates.
Thu, 07 May, 2015
Netherlands 0 Costa Rica 0 - Netherlands win on penalties
Mon, 07 Jul, 2014
Ryan Giggs was pictured in the Netherlands yesterday for a meeting with Manchester United’smanager-in-waiting, Louis van Gaal.
Thu, 15 May, 2014
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