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Genocide, the gravest and hardest crime to prove

Genocide, the gravest and hardest crime to prove

7 July 2015 | 0 comments

Genocide, the key charge arising from the Srebrenica massacre two decades ago, is the gravest crime in international humanitarian law, yet it is also the most difficult to prove.Derived from the Greek...

Teva to lift bid for Mylan: report

Teva to lift bid for Mylan: report

6 July 2015 | 0 comments

Israeli pharmaceutical giant Teva plans to increase its bid for rival Mylan and could announce the move as soon as this week, according to a US media report Monday.Teva Pharmaceutical, a big player in...

Europe, Greece 'no closer to solution' after vote: Dijsselbloem

Europe, Greece 'no closer to solution' after vote: Dijsselbloem

6 July 2015 | 0 comments

Eurogroup chief Jeroen Dijsselbloem said Monday the results of Greece's resounding 'No' to further austerity measures has brought Europe "no closer to a solution" to Athens' financial situation."The referendum's...

Europe, Greece 'no closer to solution' after vote: Dijsselbloem

Europe, Greece 'no closer to solution' after vote: Dijsselbloem

6 July 2015 | 0 comments

Eurogroup chief Jeroen Dijsselbloem said Monday the results of Greece's resounding 'No' to further austerity measures has brought Europe "no closer to a solution" to Athens' financial situation."The referendum's...

Dutch lag behind EU in wind energy

Dutch lag behind EU in wind energy

6 July 2015 | 0 comments

The Netherlands is lagging far behind other European Union countries when it comes to wind energy.

KLM to cut winter services, fewer flights to Europe, Africa

6 July 2015 | 0 comments

Dutch airline KLM said on Thursday it is reducing its winter services in an effort to cut costs.

Smartphone subscription to become a debt

6 July 2015 | 0 comments

Expensive smartphone subscriptions are to be recorded in the national debt register BKR, the government has decided, according to the AD on Friday.

350,000 people brave the heat for Tour de France in Utrecht

350,000 people brave the heat for Tour de France in Utrecht

6 July 2015 | 0 comments

Tour de France frenzy hit Utrecht over the weekend as 350,000 people braved the heat to line the city streets for Saturday’s time trial and Sunday’s Grand Départ.

Pressure on patients is cause for concern: euthanasia expert

Pressure on patients is cause for concern: euthanasia expert

6 July 2015 | 0 comments

Around one in five patients who choose euthanasia in the Netherlands acts under pressure from family members, according to a leading expert on the ethics of assisted dying.

'Silent march' for police victim after Dutch riots

'Silent march' for police victim after Dutch riots

4 July 2015 | 0 comments

Hundreds of residents of The Hague staged a "silent march" on Saturday afternoon to protest the death of a Caribbean man who died after being forcefully arrested by Dutch police, sparking four days of...

3 exchange rate moving developments to watch out for this week – Greek referendum, FOMC minutes, BoE interest rate decision

3 exchange rate moving developments to watch out for this week – Greek refe...

3 July 2015 | 0 comments

Recent days have seen extensive currency market movement as the Greek debt situation came to a head. [Contributed by TorFX]

ICC postpones trial of Terminator' warlord Ntaganda

ICC postpones trial of Terminator' warlord Ntaganda

3 July 2015 | 0 comments

The war crimes trial of Congolese former warlord Bosco Ntaganda, nicknamed "The Terminator", was postponed Friday until September to give his lawyers a chance to prepare their case, the International...

IMF debt figures on Greece 'outdated': Dijsselbloem

IMF debt figures on Greece 'outdated': Dijsselbloem

3 July 2015 | 0 comments

Eurogroup chief Jeroen Dijsselbloem said Friday an IMF analysis on Greek debt restructuring was based on "outdated" figures, as he criticised comments by Greece's finance minister that a debt deal was...

UN 'best option' for trying MH17 suspects: Dutch PM

UN 'best option' for trying MH17 suspects: Dutch PM

3 July 2015 | 0 comments

Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte called Friday for the creation of an international tribunal to try those responsible for downing a Malaysian airliner over Ukraine last year."A UN tribunal is the best...

Young man who stormed Dutch TV gets 2.5 years in jail

Young man who stormed Dutch TV gets 2.5 years in jail

3 July 2015 | 0 comments

A young Dutchman who stormed national television studios armed with a fake gun and demanding airtime early this year was on Friday handed a two-and-half year sentence.Identified only as Tarik Z., the...

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