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Jan 18, 2017
Louis van Gaal dismisses reports of retirement, says he is on a sabbaticalLouis van Gaal has dismissed a report in Dutch media that he has retired from coaching and said he will make a decision at the end of a sabbatical year.
Jan 17, 2017
Former Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal ends coaching career after family tragedyFormer Manchester United and Netherlands manager Louis van Gaal has ended his coaching career following a family tragedy, Dutch media reported on Tuesday.
Dec 25, 2016
Fifa mulling ways to put players' behaviour 'back in right direction', says Marco van BastenThe former Netherlands striker and manager says football's world governing body could follow the lead of Rugby Union, in which only team captains are allowed to speak to referees.
Dec 21, 2016
German police search migrant shelter near Netherlands border - media | ReutersBERLIN German police have begun searching a shelter for migrants in western Germany where a Tunisian man suspected of involvement in the truck attack in Berlin is believed to have lived, a newspaper said on Wednesday.Rheinische Post said the shelter is in the town of Emmerich, which lies some 140 kilometres (87 miles) north of the city of Cologne, near the border with the Netherlands. (Reporting by Paul Carrel; Writing by Joseph Nasr)
Dec 21, 2016
Suspect in Berlin attack was known to German security agencies - minister | ReutersBERLIN A Tunisian man suspected of involvement in a truck attack in Berlin was in contact with Islamist militants in North Rhine-Westphalia (NRW) and was known to German security agencies, the state's Interior Minister said on Wednesday."Security agencies exchanged their findings and information about this person with the Joint Counter-Terrorism Centre in November 2016," NRW Interior Minister Ralf Jaeger told a news conference.He said the suspect had applied for asylum in Germany and his application was rejected in July. Attempts to deport the man to Tunisia failed as he did not have identification papers, and the Tunisian authorities disputed whether he was their national. He had moved from NRW to Berlin in February 2016 and sought to make the German capital his new home, Jaeger said, adding that the Tunisian man sought by police had used different names.
Dec 13, 2016
Trump attack on Lockheed Martin foreshadows war on defence industry | ReutersBy Alwyn Scott | SEATTLE SEATTLE Donald Trump on Monday widened his attack on defence contractors, slamming Lockheed Martin Corp's (LMT.N) F-35 fighter jet program as too expensive as aides to the president-elect said he intends to keep pushing to cut the costs of military hardware. Trump's latest Twitter broadside sent defence shares tumbling and fanned concerns that the incoming administration will reduce defence contractors' profit margins and cut broader federal spending, threatening U.S. factory jobs even as Trump promises to boost manufacturing employment."The F-35 program and cost is out of control," Trump said on Twitter, echoing campaign promises to cut waste in federal spending.
Dec 10, 2016
Nobel laureates, world leaders come together for children summit in the capitalThe Rashtrapati Bhavan will serve as the venue for the Laureates and Leaders for Children Summit 2016 from 10-11 December.
Dec 09, 2016
Dutch police arrest terrorism suspect with loaded Kalashnikov | ReutersAMSTERDAM Police acting on a tip-off from the Dutch intelligence agency arrested a 30-year-old "terrorist" suspect and seized an arsenal of weapons in the port city of Rotterdam on Friday afternoon, prosecutors said.Detectives found a Kalashnikov AK-47 rifle, four boxes of illegal highly explosive fireworks, a large depiction of the Islamic State flag, several mobile phones and 1,600 euros in cash when they searched the suspect's apartment."He is suspected of preparing a terrorist crime," prosecutors said in a statement.
Nov 30, 2016
Austria Presidential election: Candidates hope to exploit the Trump effectAustrians are choosing between a moderate and a populist for president on Sunday and both candidates are hoping to exploit the Trump effect.
Nov 28, 2016
Philippines' Duterte describes Western threats of ICC indictment as 'bullshit' | ReutersMANILA Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte on Monday hit out at what he called "bullshit" Western threats to seek his indictment by the International Criminal Court (ICC) over his role in a bloody crackdown on drugs.Police figures show Duterte's campaign has killed more than 2,500 people since he took office on June 30, about three-quarters in police counter-narcotics operations, and the rest believed to be the victims of vigilantes or druglords eliminating rivals or silencing those who could implicate them.An ICC prosecutor last month said the Hague-based tribunal may have jurisdiction to prosecute the perpetrators of Philippines killings."You scare me that you will jail me?