Police in the Netherlands have arrested a man who locked himself in a toilet of a Thalys high-speed train heading for Paris early Friday.
Dutch are in real danger of missing out on a Euro finals for the first time since 1984
Goals in either half from Saori Ariyoshi and Mizuho Sakaguchi put holders Japan into the quarter-finals of the Women's World Cup on Tuesday with a 2-1 win over the Netherlands.
But how the Dutch became the world's tallest people has been somewhat of a mystery.
French commandos freed a Dutch hostage from an al Qaeda-linked group in Mali on Monday, more than three years after he was taken captive while on holiday with his wife, French and Dutch officials said.
The MH17 flight from Amsterdam to Kuala Lumpur was shot down over territory in eastern Ukraine controlled by pro-Russian separatists, who have been fighting Kiev forces since April.
Van Persie’s first, against the run of play and completely undeserved, was gifted by Saints skipper José Fonte.
Fragments of the crashed Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 have been partially loaded onto railway wagons in the Ukrainian town of Torez, the Dutch government has said.
International police investigators at the MH17 crash site in war-torn Ukraine will not for now carry weapons, Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte said on Friday as more remains were recovered.
A joint Australian-Dutch probe team will renew efforts on Monday to gain access to the crash site of MH17 in eastern Ukraine.
The chances of Dutch and Australian police reaching the crash site of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 are not good, and the effort could take days.
Netherlands mourned the death of its nationals in the MH17 crash as the victims'bodies left Ukraine today.
It was typical Mascherano; it was the Mascherano that Argentina have come to expect. Day in, day out. He is the rock that they can't do without.
Leading into the semi-final against the Netherlands, Argentina coach Alejandro Sabella is going to have a few sleepless nights. He is about to run into a man who has quite clearly established himself as the best coach of the 2014 World Cup.
Tim Krul came on as a substitute in the final minute of extra time and then saved two penalties in a 4-3 shootout victory over Costa Rica on Saturday, giving the Netherlands a spot in the World Cup semifinals.
Costa Rica take leave of the World Cup stage after Saturday's dramatic 4-3 penalty shoot-out loss to the Netherlands their heads held high
Dutch coach Louis van Gaal revealed he had not told Netherlands goalkeeper Jasper Cillessen of his plan to switch him for Saturday's penalty shoot-out victory over Costa Rica.