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Rare Paris painting by Van Gogh to be exhibited ahead of Sotheby’s auction
Arts & Culture

Rare Paris painting by Van Gogh to be exhibited ahead of Sotheby’s auction

Street Scene in Montmartre depicts a windmill named the Pepper Mill, seen from the street under a bright sky, with a man, a women and a little girl walking in front of wooden palisades that surrounded the place.

10 things about... Ian McEwan: The Booker Prize-winning author on how he writes
Arts & Culture

10 things about... Ian McEwan: The Booker Prize-winning author on how he writes

'I only feel as good as the last page I've written,' says Ian McEwan at Tata Literature Live! The Mumbai Litfest.

New Delhi, Hyderabad drop 18 positions in Global Smart City Index; Singapore tops
World

New Delhi, Hyderabad drop 18 positions in Global Smart City Index; Singapore tops

Among other Indian cities, Bengaluru and Mumbai were degraded as well where respondents said city administration needs to focus on the problem of air pollution

To highlight Indian migrant labour crisis during COVID-19, two artists walk 360 km in Europe
Arts & Culture

To highlight Indian migrant labour crisis during COVID-19, two artists walk 360 km in Europe

One of the principal objectives of the project was to create an awareness in Europe and beyond on the current struggles faced by migrant labourers displaced after COVID-19 lockdowns in India, who have been walking inhuman distances to get to their villages

Michael B Jordan joins Christian Bale, Margot Robbie in David O Russell's upcoming drama, tentatively titled Amsterdam
Entertainment

Michael B Jordan joins Christian Bale, Margot Robbie in David O Russell's upcoming drama, tentatively titled Amsterdam

The roles of Margot Robbie and Michael B Jordan were initially scheduled to go to Jennifer Lawrence and Jamie Foxx, state reports.

Tata Steel Masters: Fifth seed Vishwanathan Anand takes on elite field; Magnus Carlsen eyes world record in Dutch hamlet
Sports

Tata Steel Masters: Fifth seed Vishwanathan Anand takes on elite field; Magnus Carlsen eyes world record in Dutch hamlet

Anand, a five-time winner, had last won this event in 2006 and remains one of the favourite visitors of this Dutch hamlet near Amsterdam

Of Rembrandt, his artistic style, and ambition, amidst budding Indo-Dutch relations of the 17th century
Life

Of Rembrandt, his artistic style, and ambition, amidst budding Indo-Dutch relations of the 17th century

A new exhibition at the CSMVS in Mumbai titled India and the Netherlands in the Age of Rembrandt explores the artistic dialogue and cultural influence between the countries during the 17 century.

As heatwave grips Europe, region takes to public places, fountains to battle harsh weather without using air conditioners
World

As heatwave grips Europe, region takes to public places, fountains to battle harsh weather without using air conditioners

On Thursday, Paris recorded a temperature of 42.6 degrees Celsius, an all-time high, as people across northern Europe tried to battle a ferocious heatwave.

Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17: Five years later, investigators build criminal case against those responsible
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Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17: Five years later, investigators build criminal case against those responsible

An international team of investigators building a criminal case against those responsible in the downing of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 is set to announce progress in the probe on Wednesday

Formula One: Dutch Grand Prix to return at Zandvoort next season after 35-year hiatus
Sports

Formula One: Dutch Grand Prix to return at Zandvoort next season after 35-year hiatus

Formula One chief executive Chase Carey said the return of racing to the Netherlands was in line with their twin policy of "respecting the sport's historic roots in Europe" whilst also looking for new venues.

Jet Airways crisis deepens further, cash-strapped airline to operate only 14 planes today
Business

Jet Airways crisis deepens further, cash-strapped airline to operate only 14 planes today

Jet Airways has grounded more than three-fourths of its fleet due to non-payment of lessors' rentals and is operating just about 25 planes out of its 123 earlier.

Jet Airways crisis: Indian Oil stops fuel supply to airline in Mumbai, Delhi and Hyderabad airports for dues
Business

Jet Airways crisis: Indian Oil stops fuel supply to airline in Mumbai, Delhi and Hyderabad airports for dues

This is the third time that the public sector oil marketing company has cut fuel supply to Jet Airways in the past eight days, which is struggling to keep afloat amid acute liquidity crisis.

Jet Airways crisis: European cargo agent seizes debt-laden airline's plane in Amsterdam over non-payment of dues
Business

Jet Airways crisis: European cargo agent seizes debt-laden airline's plane in Amsterdam over non-payment of dues

In a statement, Jet Airways said flight 9W 231 from Amsterdam to Mumbai scheduled for April 10, has been delayed due to operational reasons.

Gandhi Jayanti: Netherlands celebrates 2 October with 6 events in four cities to honour Mahatma Gandhi
India

Gandhi Jayanti: Netherlands celebrates 2 October with 6 events in four cities to honour Mahatma Gandhi

Six events in the Netherlands' four cities will mark the launch of the two-year long celebrations of the 150th birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi, according to a statement issued by the Indian Embassy The Hague Monday.

Hague-based International Criminal Court says it has jurisdiction over alleged crimes against Rohingya in Myanmar
World

Hague-based International Criminal Court says it has jurisdiction over alleged crimes against Rohingya in Myanmar

The decision at the Hague-based court paves the way for prosecutor Fatou Bensouda to further examine whether there is sufficient evidence to file charges in the case, although she has not done so yet.

Netherlands knife attack: Two US citizens hurt in Amsterdam after 19-yr-old Afghan stabs them; suspect had 'terrorist motive', say officials
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Netherlands knife attack: Two US citizens hurt in Amsterdam after 19-yr-old Afghan stabs them; suspect had 'terrorist motive', say officials

Panic broke out at the Dutch capital's main station shortly after midday on Friday when the suspect stabbed two bystanders before he was shot and wounded by officers.

Evening Shadows, directed by Sridhar Rangayan, bags award at North Carolina LGBTQ film festival
Entertainment

Evening Shadows, directed by Sridhar Rangayan, bags award at North Carolina LGBTQ film festival

Evening Shadows has won two awards earlier — Celebration of Courage award at Out Here Now: Kansas City LGBT Film Festival and the Free To Be Me award at Roze Filmdagen, Amsterdam.

Robby Muller, Dutch cinematographer of Dancer in the Dark, Repo Man, Paris, Texas passes away aged 78
Entertainment

Robby Muller, Dutch cinematographer of Dancer in the Dark, Repo Man, Paris, Texas passes away aged 78

According to the Dutch publication Het Parool, Robby Muller was already suffering from vascular dementia for several years.

The Netherlands launches 'Data Labour Union' to negotiate with Facebook and Google about their policies around user data
News & Analysis

The Netherlands launches 'Data Labour Union' to negotiate with Facebook and Google about their policies around user data

Following Mark Zuckerberg's EU parliament appearance, activists in Amsterdam on Wednesday launched a union to negotiate with Facebook and Google about data

65-year-old activist jumps from public gallery onto floor of Dutch Parliament in apparent suicide attempt
World

65-year-old activist jumps from public gallery onto floor of Dutch Parliament in apparent suicide attempt

A 65-year-old man jumped several metres from a public gallery onto the floor of the Dutch Parliament on Thursday with something tied around his neck, police said.