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1-year-old boy playing soccer video goes viral

May 3rd, 2011 - 2:32 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
VVV Venlo, May 2 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A video of a year-old baby boy kicking football in professional way has emerged on the Internet. The video which was available on YouTube has gone ... Read more...

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Panaji — a jazz twin of Dutch town?

February 8th, 2011 - 6:45 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Feb 8 (IANS) Jazz musicians from the town of Amersfoot near Amsterdam will Feb 13 descend here in a bid to beef up a campaign to make this Goa capital a ... Read more...

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Nijmegen City hides statues to save them from robbers

November 11th, 2010 - 9:23 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Nijmegen, Nov 11 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Some decorations can be just too expensive. In the case of a Dutch town, it was too profitable for thieves.Nijmegen which is located in the eastern ... Read more...

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Large fire destroys shops in Dutch harbor, no injuries

July 1st, 2010 - 5:10 pm ICT by BNO News
VOLENDAM (BNO NEWS) -- A large fire destroyed several shops in the harbor of the Dutch touristic town of Volendam on Thursday morning, not far from the capital of Amsterdam, authorities said. The ... Read more...

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Hannema Wins On Vincent Van Gogh Painting

February 26th, 2010 - 12:52 am ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Amsterdam, Feb 24, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Art curator Dirk Hannema had claimed having seven Vermeers, a few Rembrandts and a host of several different Vincent Van Gogh paintings. But he couldn't ... Read more...

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Gunman takes hostage aboard Dutch train

February 19th, 2010 - 8:52 pm ICT by BNO News
ZAANDAM, THE NETHERLANDS (BNO NEWS) -- A gunman briefly held a hostage after boarding a passenger train in the Dutch town of Zaandam on early Friday.Dutch police say a train operator witnessed ... Read more...

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Dog frozen to bridge in Dutch town

February 12th, 2010 - 10:51 pm ICT by BNO News
STADSKANAAL, THE NETHERLANDS (BNO NEWS) -- Police in the Dutch town of Stadskanaal on Friday found a dog which had frozen to a bridge, authorities said.The red and white colored Jack Russell ... Read more...

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Dutch court: Dismissal of McDonald’s employee over cheese slice was not justified

January 26th, 2010 - 3:51 am ICT by BNO News
LEEUWARDEN, THE NETHERLANDS (BNO NEWS) -- A Dutch court in Leeuwarden last week ruled that the dismissal of a McDonald's employee for giving away a cheese slice was not justified, the ... Read more...

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Dutch church tower that leans more than leaning Tower of Pisa!

August 29th, 2008 - 6:58 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 29 (ANI): A 12th-century church tower in the Dutch town of Bedum is challenging the Tower of Pisa as Europes most steeply leaning tower.A retired geometrician, Jacob van Dijk, ... Read more...

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Wind-powered ‘Ventomobile’ wins race

August 28th, 2008 - 4:48 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 28 (IANS) Wind-driven 'Ventomobile,' constructed by 20 Stuttgart University students, won the "Aeolus Race" in the Dutch town of Den Helder.Racing the extremely stylish and lightweight three-wheelers, the vehicles of ... Read more...

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Somali pirates threatening to kill crew of Dutch ship

June 2nd, 2008 - 5:18 pm ICT by IANS
DPA Amsterdam, June 2 (DPA) Pirates who hijacked a Dutch ship May 27 are threatening to kill the crew if the ship is stormed to liberate them, Dutch newswire ANP reported Monday. According ... Read more...

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GCC economic growth expected to slow down

February 26th, 2008 - 7:14 pm ICT by admin
Abu Dhabi, Feb 26 (IANS) The Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) countries will experience a slower economic growth compared to the past years, the central bank of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) has ... Read more...

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Maharishi Mahesh Yogi hated the Beatles smoking pot in his ashram

February 6th, 2008 - 1:50 pm ICT by admin
London, Feb 6 (ANI): Maharishi Mahesh Yogi, the Indian founder of Transcendental Meditation, who died in the Netherlands on Feb 5, strongly disapproved of the fact that his most high profile followers, ... Read more...

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Afghanistan is close to being lost, warns Lord Ashdown

November 14th, 2007 - 2:49 am ICT by admin

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