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Dutch Cabinet resigns en masse: A look at the child subsidies scandal that led to govt's downfall
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Dutch Cabinet resigns en masse: A look at the child subsidies scandal that led to govt's downfall

As many as 26,000 parents were wrongly accused by the Dutch tax authorities of fraudulently claiming child allowance over several years from 2012, with as many as 10,000 families forced to repay tens of thousands of euros

Coronavirus outbreak has lifted approval ratings of leaders everywhere; don’t expect that to last long
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Coronavirus outbreak has lifted approval ratings of leaders everywhere; don’t expect that to last long

Governments will have to decide how to stagger a return to relative normality from the coronavirus and how to deal with the emotional issues of inequality, unemployment and debt that will surge to the fore of the political debate

Switzerland launches criminal proceedings against two suspected Russian spies accused of launching cyber attack on WADA
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Switzerland launches criminal proceedings against two suspected Russian spies accused of launching cyber attack on WADA

Swiss officials have said the two suspects, arrested in the Netherlands earlier this year, were planning a cyber attack on the Spiez laboratory in Bern and launched an attack on the Lausanne office of the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA).

Leaders of 10 European Union countries to hold talks on migration and asylum issues in Brussels on Sunday
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Leaders of 10 European Union countries to hold talks on migration and asylum issues in Brussels on Sunday

The leaders of 10 European Union countries will hold crisis talks on migration in Brussels on Sunday aimed at countering movement of asylum seekers between member nations.

'India welcomes you, Mark Rutte': Narendra Modi tweets in Dutch ahead of talks with Netherlands PM
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'India welcomes you, Mark Rutte': Narendra Modi tweets in Dutch ahead of talks with Netherlands PM

Narendra Modi welcomed his Dutch counterpart Mark Rutte to India and said he looks forward to holding talks with him later in the day.

Netherlands PM Mark Rutte to visit India on 24-25 May to boost economic and political cooperation
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Netherlands PM Mark Rutte to visit India on 24-25 May to boost economic and political cooperation

Netherlands Prime Minister Mark Rutte will be on a two-day visit to India on 24-25 May, the country's embassy said in a statement

Brussels EU summit: Divisions seen on migrant policy as Eastern European nations announce plan to beef up borders
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Brussels EU summit: Divisions seen on migrant policy as Eastern European nations announce plan to beef up borders

European Union nations bickered openly over migration policy on Thursday in an east-west divide centred on several nations that refuse to accept refugee quotas.

Narendra Modi's meeting with Dutch prime minister Mark Rutte gives Twitter a good laugh
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Narendra Modi's meeting with Dutch prime minister Mark Rutte gives Twitter a good laugh

Narendra Modi's meeting with Dutch prime minister Mark Rutte evoked some hilarious responses from the Twitteratti

In Netherlands, Narendra Modi lists out work done for women empowerment in India: PM calls initiatives 'an investment'
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In Netherlands, Narendra Modi lists out work done for women empowerment in India: PM calls initiatives 'an investment'

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday made a strong pitch for women's empowerment, saying he is working for a women-led development of India.

Brexit: Britain, European Union clash over first proposal on protecting citizens' rights
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Brexit: Britain, European Union clash over first proposal on protecting citizens' rights

The European Union and Britain on Friday tripped over the first item in their Brexit talks — protecting the rights of each other's citizens — highlighting the potential for trouble ahead in their marathon negotiations.

After Donald Trump, Netherlands supports India's UN Security Council, NSG permanent membership bid
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After Donald Trump, Netherlands supports India's UN Security Council, NSG permanent membership bid

The Netherlands' support came after prime minister Narendra Modi held talks with his Dutch counterpart Mark Rutte.

Narendra Modi arrives in the Netherlands, thanks Mark Rutte for MTCR membership, FDI
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Narendra Modi arrives in the Netherlands, thanks Mark Rutte for MTCR membership, FDI

As far as India-Dutch bilateral ties are concerned, relations between India and Netherlands go a long way, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said at the Hague on Tuesday.

Narendra Modi arrives in Netherlands: In top agenda, PM to meet Mark Rutte, Queen Maxima, Indian diaspora
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Narendra Modi arrives in Netherlands: In top agenda, PM to meet Mark Rutte, Queen Maxima, Indian diaspora

Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrived in the Netherlands on Tuesday on the final leg of his three-nation tour

Narendra Modi leaves for Netherlands after concluding US trip, will meet counterpart Mark Rutte
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Narendra Modi leaves for Netherlands after concluding US trip, will meet counterpart Mark Rutte

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday left for Netherlands, the final leg of his three-nation tour, after concluding his visit to the US.

Narendra Modi embarks on three-nation tour of Portugal, US and Netherlands
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Narendra Modi embarks on three-nation tour of Portugal, US and Netherlands

PM Narendra Modi embarked on a tour of Portugal, the US and the Netherlands during which he will hold talks with the top leadership of those countries.

Putin can't avoid me, he will have to talk about MH17: Australia PM Abott
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Putin can't avoid me, he will have to talk about MH17: Australia PM Abott

Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott warned Vladimir Putin he will not be able to avoid a "conversation" over the loss of Australian lives in the downing of Flight MH17 over Ukraine.

Dutch PM asks Ukraine to stop fighting near MH17 crash site
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Dutch PM asks Ukraine to stop fighting near MH17 crash site

Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte called Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko on Tuesday to ask Ukrainian forces to stop fighting around the MH17 crash site.

Putin vows to cooperate as blame for MH17 crash piles on Russia
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Putin vows to cooperate as blame for MH17 crash piles on Russia

Russian President Vladimir Putin has promised to cooperate with outraged world leaders seeking access to the site of downed flight MH17, after Washington squarely pointed the finger of blame at Moscow for the crash.

Dutch PM expresses shock over disrespectful behaviour at MH17 crash site
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Dutch PM expresses shock over disrespectful behaviour at MH17 crash site

The Netherlands' Prime Minister, Mark Rutte, Saturday expressed shock at the utter disrespect being shown to Malaysian Airlines' plane crash site near Ukraine border.

Putin, Dilma Rousseff congratulate Modi on landslide win
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Putin, Dilma Rousseff congratulate Modi on landslide win

Netherlands Prime Minister Mark Rutte also called on Modi and congratulated him on his victory.