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Italy add to Dutch misery with 2-1 win in Amsterdam.

AMSTERDAM - Italy recovered from an early own goal to beat the Netherlands 2-1 away in a friendly on Tuesday and cap a miserable few days for the hosts who sacked manager Danny Blind at the weekend.

- SBS.com.au - AU

Fake Florida doctor called the 'Dutchess' used 'Fix-a-Flat' for plastic surgery.

A fake doctor in Florida was sentenced to prison following the death of a plastic surgery patient who died from butt and hip injections consisting of Fix-a-Flat and other hazardous chemicals. Oneal Ron Morris, a transgender woman referred to as Dutchess,' was sentenced to 10 years in prison and ano...

- The Raw Story - US

Heineken Bill On Hold For Six Months.

The anti-Heineken bill on banning the commercial use of totalitarian symbols will not be withdrawn, despite the Dutch company's resolution of its conflict with a ethnic Hungarian brewery, Prime Minister's Office leader János Lázár said yesterday.

- The Budapest Sun - HU

Argentina's president visits Anne Frank House, pledges to spread her lessons.

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina , President Mauricio Macri of Argentina and Argentine-born Queen Maxima of the Netherlands visited the Anne Frank House in Amsterdam. During the visit, Argentina signed two cooperation agreements to spread Anne Frank's lessons to Argentine young people and to promote dialogue and tolerance. Macri and ...

- JTA - US

'Our last world-class generation was in the 1980s' - Holland need a new coach.

There are plenty of potential candidates for the Netherlands job following the sacking of Danny Blind. However, at least one Dutch football expert believes the national team's problems run much deeper.

- Deutsche Welle - DE

KQ Dutch partner resumes flights to Sierra Leone and Liberia.

KLM has announced the resumption of flights to Freetown in Sierra Leone and Monrovia in Liberia for the first time in 20 years.

- BusinessDailyAfrica - KE

'Spider-Man Homecoming' Star Tom Holland on His On-Set Injury and New Spidey Suit .

"We really tried to convey that he's enjoying his superpowers," Holland tells THR about the way his Peter Parker differs from other big-screen versions.

- The Hollywood Reporter - US

Kyiv court orders to reconsider Yuzgaz's right to produce shale gas in Ukraine's east.

Kyiv's district administrative court has rescinded the Ukrainian government's decision to deny Dutch-registered Yuzgaz B.V. company's right to acquire an investor's 90% share under a production sharing agreement on geological prospecting and development of the Yuzivska shale gas field in the country's eastern Donetsk and ...

- UNIAN - UA

'Spider-Man: Homecoming' trailer shows eager, capable newcomer .

LOS ANGELES, March 28 — High schooler Peter Parker gets a high tech Spider-Man suit courtesy of Tony Stark, who wants him to stay out of trouble when the city's underworld villains start upping their game. Tom Holland leads his first solo...

- The Malay Mail - MY

'Spider-Man Homecoming' Star Tom Holland on His On-Set Injury and New Spidey Suit .

"We really tried to convey that he's enjoying his superpowers," Holland tells THR about the way his Peter Parker differs from other big screen versions.

- The Hollywood Reporter - US

There's a new trailer out for this summer's 'Spider-Man' movie and it may be the best one yet.

Sony Pictures/Marvel A new Spider-Man movie is coming this summer and Marvel and Sony Pictures just released the second trailer for the film. Boy, does it look good. Tom Holland will play the latest incarnation of the webslinger in "Spider-Man: Homecoming." Holland's Spider-Man first appeared in "Captain America: Civil ...

- Business Insider - US

Dutch news startup De Correspondent plans to launch in the US in Spring 2018, with $515K grant from the Knight Foundation, Democracy Fund, and First Look Media

Ken Doctor / Nieman Lab: Dutch news startup De Correspondent plans to launch in the US in Spring 2018, with $515K grant from the Knight Foundation, Democracy Fund, and First Look Media  —  It's built a membership-driven model that produces trust, connection, and good journalism.  But can it extend that approach ...

- Mediagazer - US

AkzoNobel paints long-term picture to win over unhappy investors

Dulux maker AkzoNobel has set out plans to win over shareholders as it resists a takeover approach from the US. The Dutch company, which has come under intense scrutiny from shareholders over its refusal to engage in talks with PPG Industries, today said it will release an investor update on 19 April. The company said it ...

- City AM - UK

Communists seek 'free' lands, rural industrialization in April talks

The National Democratic Front of the Philippines wants free land distribution and rural industrialization as part of the social and economic reform package it wants the government to implement to end the decades-old poverty hounding rural folk. In the draft Comprehensive Agreement on Social and Economic Reforms , which the ...

- Philippine Daily Inquirer - PH

World Cup qualifiers: France face Spain in 'glamour fixture'; Netherlands without Danny Blind for Italy clash

A rejuvenated France will take on Spain in a "glamour" friendly on Tuesday as coach Didier Deschamps looks to rotate his squad in a bid to extend a seven-match unbeaten streak. The post World Cup qualifiers: France face Spain in 'glamour fixture'; Netherlands without Danny Blind for Italy clash appeared first on Firstpost.

- Firstpost - IN

A Dramatic Comeback for Europe

The Dutch are famous for building dykes that hold back the tides and storms sweeping across the Atlantic. Have the Dutch now done it again, stopping the wave of populist politics that has been threatening to engulf Europe?

- Project Syndicate - US

Kosovo Special War Crimes Court Adopts Rulebook

The Hague-based Kosovo Specialist Chambers, set up to try former Kosovo Liberation Army members for wartime and post-war crimes, could now be judicially operational in May.

- Balkan Insight - UK

Netherlands' Picnic raises $109 million to expand online grocery delivery service

Hoping to reinvent grocery buying and delivery, Picnic announced today that it has raised $109 million in venture capital. It's an astonishing figure for a company that only launched 18 months ago and still only serves a handful of cities in the Netherlands. The fundraising was reported today by Tech.eu. According to ...

- VentureBeat - US

'Spider-Man' trailer to release in 10 languages in India

Mumbai, March 28 The trailer of upcoming Hollywood superhero film "Spider-Man: Homecoming", featuring Tom Holland in the title role, will be released in 10 languages in India. The trailer of the film will be released in India in Hindi, Tamil, Telugu, Gujarati, Malayalam, Punjabi, Bhojpuri, Kannada, Marathi and Bengali. "We ...

- Yahoo! News - US

Dutch in no rush to appoint new coach

Interim-coach Fred Grim will lead Holland for the friendly against Italy in Amsterdam tonight, but there is no rush to appoint a permanent successor following the sacking of Danny Blind. The Oranje are in danger of failing to reach a second successive major international tournament after a 2-0 defeat in Bulgaria left them ...

- timesofmalta.com - MT

Cameroon receives new offshore patrol vessel

The Cameroonian Navy has received its new offshore patrol vessel CNS Dipikar , which arrived at the Douala naval base in the last week of February, a Cameroonian military source told Jane's. Dipikar departed Toulon, France, aboard the Dutch transport vessel Happy Diamond on 10 February

- Jane’s - US

Fans furious as Drake postpones same gig for the third time

The Canadian rapper says he was advised not to appear in Amsterdam on medical grounds.

- BBC - UK

Hostile Takeover: How Nationalism Could Fracture Europe's Political and Economic Union

Scott B. MacDonald Politics, Europe Dutch and French political forces could wreak havoc on the European system. The European Union is now sixty years old. Instead of being in a celebratory mood, the EU's leadership is fighting to hold the twenty-eight, soon to be twenty-seven, nation bloc together. Indeed, the set of ...

- The National Interest - US

Akzo Nobel to detail new strategic plan on April 19

AMSTERDAM - Akzo Nobel , the Dutch paints and coatings maker trying to avoid being taken over by larger U.S. rival PPG Industries , said on Tuesday it would detail its strategy to remain independent on April 19.

- Reuters - US

Cruise line stops port calls at Mexican resort of Acapulco

The U.S. cruise ship line Holland America says it has halted port calls at Mexico's troubled resort city of Acapulco and will sail to other destinations in the country "due to recent security concerns." The news comes as Acapulco hosts an annual tourism fair that officials hope will spark a rebound at the once-glamorous ...

- FOX News - US

Tom Holland on 'Spider-Man: Homecoming,' Spinoffs, and Planning for Bathroom Breaks

Spider-Man has become the Hamlet for comic book movie stars. Every actor under the age of 30 wants to put their stamp on the role. Now it's Tom Holland's turn to pull on Spider-Man's tight-fitting trunks, following in the footsteps of Tobey Maguire and Andrew Garfield. After a showy supporting turn in last year's ...

- Variety - US

Van Breda trial postponed to April 24

The defence lawyer for 22-year-old Henri van Breda said his client was champing at the bit' to tell his version of events, but appealed to Western Cape High Court Judge Siraj Desai for a postponement.

- Cape Times - SA

Axe murder trial postponed

Two years after the deaths of his parents and his older brother in a suspected axe attack, for which he stands accused, the trial of Henri van Breda was supposed to finally get underway at the Western Cape High Court.

- Cape Times - SA

'Better Workplaces': Project for working women launched 

Netherlands Ambassador Jeannette Seppen inaugurated the project The post 'Better Workplaces': Project for working women launched  appeared first on The Express Tribune.

- The Express Tribune - PK

Cruise line stops port calls at Mexican resort of Acapulco

MEXICO CITY — The U.S. cruise ship line Holland America says it has halted port calls at Mexico's troubled resort city of Acapulco and will...

- Townhall.com - US

Cruise line stops port calls at Mexican resort of Acapulco

MEXICO CITY " The U.S. cruise ship line Holland America says it has halted port calls at Mexico's troubled resort city of Acapulco and will sail to other destinations in the country "due to recent security concerns."The news...

- The New Zealand Herald - NZ

WC: England, Germany stay on course as Dutch axe Blind

The Dutch are three-time runners-up at the World Cup but the likelihood of missing out on the finals would be a bitter pill to swallow after they also failed to qualify for Euro 2016.

- Daily Monitor - UG

Trump son-in-law met with U.S. sanctioned Russian bank; will testify | Reuters

By Steve Holland and Patricia Zengerle | WASHINGTON WASHINGTON A Russian bank under U.S. economic sanctions over Russia's incursion into Ukraine disclosed on Monday that its executives had met Jared Kushner, President Donald Trump's son-in-law and a top White House adviser, during the 2016 election campaign.Kushner, 36, ...

- Firstpost - IN

Cameroon receives new offshore patrol vessel

The Cameroonian Navy has received its new offshore patrol vessel CNS Dipikar , which arrived at the Douala naval base in the last week of February, a Cameroonian military source told Jane's . Dipikar departed Toulon, France, aboard the Dutch transport vessel Happy Diamond on 10 February

- Jane’s - US

Heineken, Transylvanian Craft Brewery Near Deal Over Beer Brand

The Romanian unit of Dutch brewer Heineken and microbrewery Lixid Project on Monday said they intend to settle their ongoing dispute over the use of the Ciuc' and Csíki' beer brands, just days after Hungarian government representatives interceded on behalf of the Transylvanian craft brewery.

- The Budapest Sun - HU

Sudan's Bashir to attend Arab summit

Bashir is wanted by The Hague-based International Criminal Court for alleged genocide and war crimes related to the conflict in war-torn Darfur

- Daily Monitor - UG

Train strikes car, two dead in Netherlands

A train struck a car at a crossing near Harlingen, Netherlands, on Monday and dragged it more than 900 feet, killing its two occupants, police said.

- UPI - US

How the Italian mafia found a Dutch home

One of the biggest mafia trials in Europe in recent years is about to end. Members of the Crupi clan are accused of smuggling vast amounts of cocaine from South America to Italy, using the Netherlands as their main hub.

- EU Observer - EU

Dutch train crash near Harlingen leaves two dead

An adult and a child were in a car hit on an unmanned level crossing near Harlingen, reports say.

- BBC - UK

Sandiganbayan allows solon to join peace talks with Reds

The Sandiganbayan has allowed Tawi-Tawi Rep. Ruby Sahali-Tan to join the fourth round of peace talks with the communist-led National Democratic Front of the Philippines in The Netherlands next week. The post Sandiganbayan allows solon to join peace talks with Reds appeared first on Inquirer News.

- Philippine Daily Inquirer - PH

News24.com | Van Breda trial postponed for a month

Henri van Breda will have to wait to offer his plea explanation regarding charges that he killed his parents and older brother with an axe, after the Western Cape High Court postponed the trial.

- News24.com - ZA

News24.com | AS IT HAPPENED: Van Breda trial postponed to 24 April

Judge Desai has postponed the start of the Van Breda trial to 24 April 2017.

- News24.com - ZA

Van Breda triple murder trial starts

Today marks the start of the trial of triple axe-murder accused Henri van Breda in the Western Cape High Court.

- Cape Times - SA

Trio edge closer to 2018 World Cup

Germany, England and Poland all took another step toward World Cup qualification but the Netherlands' failure to do the same cost national team coach Danny Blind his job on Sunday. The Dutch association fired Blind one day after his team's humiliating 2-0 defeat to Bulgaria in Sofia , a result that leaves the 2014 World The ...

- The Japan Times - JP

How the Italian mafia is at home in the Netherlands

One of the biggest mafia trials in Europe in recent years is about to end. Members of the Crupi clan are accused of smuggling vast amounts of cocaine from South America to Italy, using the Netherlands as their main hub.

- EU Observer - EU

Tawi-Tawi solon granted travel for peace talks anew

The Sandiganbayan has allowed Tawi-Tawi Rep. Ruby Sahali Tan to travel to The Netherlands to join the fourth round of peace talks between the government and the National Democratic Front in April. The post Tawi-Tawi solon granted travel for peace talks anew appeared first on Inquirer News.

- Philippine Daily Inquirer - PH

News24.com | LIVE: Van Breda trial to go ahead today

The defence and State are to appeal the ruling on broadcasting the trial. Judge Desai has suspended the order until after today's proceedings.

- News24.com - ZA

Exclusive: Shell and Anadarko mull clean break from Permian venture - executive

LONDON/HOUSTON - Royal Dutch Shell Plc and Anadarko Petroleum Corp may let a 10-year joint venture in the oil-rich Permian Basin of Texas expire and split their properties, hoping to speed up development, according to a senior Shell executive. Shell and Anadarko have been discussing how to proceed after the partnership ...

- Yahoo! News Finance - US

Blind sacked as Dutch coach after World Cup flop

Danny Blind was sacked as Netherlands coach on Sunday after a 2-0 defeat to Bulgaria.

- Daily Nation - KE

Sandiganbayan allows Tawi-Tawi Rep. Sahali-Tan to join 4th round of GRP-NDF talks

The Sandiganbayan has once again allowed Tawi-Tawi Rep. Ruby Sahali-Tan to travel to The Netherlands in April to participate in the fourth round of peace talks between the government and the National Democratic Front of the Philippines.

- GMA News - PH

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