Nov 27, 2016

Dutch destroy 190,000 ducks in first bird flu cull

Some 190,000 ducks were destroyed on Saturday at six farms in the Netherlands following an avian flu outbreak, the country’s first cull of an epidemic sweeping northern Europe. Outbreaks of avian flu, primarily the highly pathogenic H5N8 strain, have been reported in Denmark, Finland, ...

Nov 11, 2016

Serbia extradites pregnant jihadi suspect, 26, to Netherlands

Serbian authorities have extradited a pregnant woman to the Netherlands who is suspected of trying to travel to Syria or Iraq to join jihad fighters there. Prosecutors say the 26-year-old woman, whose identity has not been released, was arrested in Belgrade on Sept. 9 ...

Sep 29, 2016

Dutch take 'Pokemon Go' makers to court as gamers flood beaches

Dutch authorities are taking the U.S. makers of “Pokemon Go” to court, after the company failed to meet pleas to stop hordes of fans flocking to protected beaches. Since the game was launched in The Netherlands, thousands of fans have been crowding the vast, ...