UPDATED ON JUN 24, 2021 11:46 AM IST
Rembrandt finished the large 'Night Watch' canvas, which portrays the captain of an Amsterdam city militia ordering his men into action, in 1642. The missing figures have been restored by artificial intelligence
PUBLISHED ON MAR 18, 2021 04:36 PM IST
Across the country people tweeted pictures of the pencil they had taken home after some cities gave each voter a fresh one to mark their ballot and avoid infection risk.
UPDATED ON FEB 25, 2021 09:56 AM IST
Sotheby's auction house in Amsterdam, Hong Kong, and Paris to put on display for the first time, a Paris street scene painted by Vincent Van Gogh in 1887 while he was lodging with his brother Theo in the French capital.
PUBLISHED ON FEB 13, 2021 08:38 PM IST
It was the first time since 2018 that skating was possible on Amsterdam’s historic Prinsengracht canal.
PUBLISHED ON JAN 20, 2021 05:05 PM IST
The Dutch government is set to add the first nationwide curfew since World War II to its already broad lockdown on Wednesday in a bid to limit the spread of new coronavirus mutations in the Netherlands, broadcaster RTL said.
Bloomberg | By Bloomberg | Posted by: Alfea Jamal
UPDATED ON JAN 08, 2021 05:09 PM IST
Only Dutch residents would be allowed to enter the cannabis-dealing outlets under a proposal by Mayor Femke Halsema. The plan, backed by local police and prosecutors, is aimed at tackling the flow of hard drugs and organized crime linked to the marijuana trade.
Associated Press | By Associated Press | Posted by Shivani Kale
PUBLISHED ON DEC 16, 2020 06:44 PM IST
A Dutch court on Wednesday rejected a restitution case brought by heirs of a Jewish family that originally owned a painting by Wassily Kandinsky that was bought by the city of Amsterdam at an auction in 1940.
The Hague, Netherlands | By Agence France-Presse | Posted by Shankhyaneel Sarkar
UPDATED ON DEC 10, 2020 03:54 AM IST
Pfizer and BioNTech said documents relating to its vaccine candidate had been accessed but that “no systems have been breached in connection with this incident.”
By Reuters | Posted by Jahnavi Gupta
UPDATED ON DEC 08, 2020 07:42 PM IST
Scientists are using the Netherlands’ largest football stadium to model how a cheering football crowd might spread aerosols through the air by spraying fine droplets, made to resemble saliva, over the empty stands.
Amsterdam [Netherlands] | By Asian News International | Posted by Jahnavi Gupta
UPDATED ON DEC 04, 2020 08:26 PM IST
Recent discoveries at the Netherlands Institute for Neuroscience (NIN) show that newly developed high-resolution implants in the visual cortex make it possible to recognise artificially induced shapes and percepts.
Amsterdam | By Reuters | Posted by: Alfea Jamal
UPDATED ON NOV 25, 2020 09:20 AM IST
In normal times, Dutch disc jockeys perform for thousands of fans at electronic dance shows around the world. But with festivals cancelled due to the coronavirus pandemic, most have spent a chunk of 2020 in lockdown producing music and streaming sets online.
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By hindustantimes.com| Edited by Susmita Pakrasi
PUBLISHED ON NOV 22, 2020 01:30 PM IST
Apart from Delhi, the other cities that have been featured in the list include San Francisco, Amsterdam, Rome, Washington DC, Abu Dhabi, Toronto, Prague, St Petersburg, among others.
Covid-19: Netherlands advises against all foreign travel until mid-January, to close down public places for two weeks
The Hague | By Agence France-Presse | Posted by Zarafshan Shiraz
UPDATED ON NOV 04, 2020 11:53 AM IST
From reducing the number of visitors a household may host to shutting down museums, cinemas, sex clubs and other public places, Netherlands reinforces Covid-19 lockdown to make the number of coronavirus cases go down faster
Amid medical crisis in Netherlands, Dutch hospital airlifts Covid-19 patients to Germany as coronavirus cases surge
Almere, Netherlands | By Associated Press | Posted by Zarafshan Shiraz
UPDATED ON OCT 24, 2020 09:40 AM IST
As coronavirus grips Europe again and strains healthcare systems struggling for equipment and staff since the pandemic’s first wave, Dutch hospital airlifts Covid-19 patient from the Netherlands to an ICU in Germany
Hindustan Times, Delhi | By Sanchita Kalra
PUBLISHED ON OCT 23, 2020 01:14 PM IST
“We have everything in our country. It just needs to be explored and packaged correctly. A lot of tourism is packaging dependent and a film’s shoot definitely promotes tourism,” says Kohli
Amsterdam | By Reuters | Posted by Jahnavi Gupta
UPDATED ON OCT 13, 2020 08:11 PM IST
Dutch authorities are intent on tracking down the rightful owners of objects seized during the colonial era but establishing who those owners are is turning out to be a bit more complicated.
The Hague | By Associted Press | Posted by: Alfea Jamal
UPDATED ON AUG 27, 2020 09:51 PM IST
A painting by 17th-century Dutch artist Frans Hals has been stolen — for the third time — from a provincial museum in the central Netherlands.
Hindustan Times | By Prachi Bari
UPDATED ON AUG 02, 2020 08:31 AM IST
Horrified by what happened to migrant labourers in India during the lockdown, an Indian theatre artist walked across Europe to draw attention to the global humanitarian crisis
Coronavirus: Amsterdam wants nothing to do with Europe’s tourism revival, asks visitors to keep away
Amsterdam | By Bloomberg | Posted by: Alfea Jamal
UPDATED ON JUL 25, 2020 08:56 AM IST
The return of crowds meandering through the city’s narrow streets could spark a new wave of infections, putting local officials in the unusual position of actively trying to keep people from visiting.
By Bloomberg | Posted by Saumya Sharma
UPDATED ON JUL 02, 2020 09:59 AM IST
London is certainly not the only city with a thriving water culture, and kayaking is not the only way to scratch the surface. In cities from Paris to New York and Amsterdam, it’s possible to rent houseboats.
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Anvit Srivastava
UPDATED ON MAY 13, 2020 01:46 AM IST
HT reported on Monday that Ziebat was living at the airport since March 18 after he arrived in New Delhi from Hanoi as a transit passenger on his way to Istanbul.
Prague | By Reuters| Posted by: Alfea Jamal
UPDATED ON MAY 12, 2020 08:42 PM IST
Thirsty Czechs were allowed to return to beer gardens on Monday in one of the government’s most eagerly anticipated measures to relax coronavirus restrictions.
Panaji | By Indo Asian News Service
UPDATED ON APR 07, 2020 01:36 PM IST
The visitors to Cairo usually pick up a cartouche, an ornate nameplate embellished with hieroglyph insignia as a souvenir, but Edgar Julian Remedios drew a short straw.
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Rezaul H Laskar
UPDATED ON MAR 21, 2020 08:53 PM IST
Early on Saturday, KLM flight 871 carrying some 100 Indians from Amsterdam was turned back because of confusion over the interpretation of travel advisories issued by the government.
New Delhi, Hindustan Times | By Rezaul H Laskar, New Delhi
UPDATED ON MAR 21, 2020 05:51 AM IST
Special flights will be operated on Saturday to evacuate some 200 Indians from Italy and more from Uzbekistan, the people cited above said on condition of anonymity.
Amsterdam | By Reuters
UPDATED ON MAR 17, 2020 12:47 PM IST
Sex clubs in Amsterdam’s ‘Red Light’ district were told to close down and long lines formed at marijuana coffee shops on Sunday, as the Netherlands imposed tight restrictions to prevent the spread of coronavirus.
Paris | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON MAR 16, 2020 09:08 PM IST
The future of the European Championship, due to take place for the first time in 12 different cities spread across the continent from June 12 to July 12, is up in the air along with those of the Champions League and Europa League.
Hindustan Times | By Karishma Kirpalani
UPDATED ON MAR 08, 2020 11:07 AM IST
An audio tour also takes you through the various ‘departments’ of a typical brothel in the city - the Office, a BDSM room, even a lost-and-found.
Ajax | By Agence France-Presse
UPDATED ON FEB 13, 2020 07:27 PM IST
Ziyech joined Ajax in 2016 from fellow Eredivisie club FC Twente for a fee of 11 million euros, and has now scored 49 goals in 160 appearances for Ajax.
Amsterdam | By Agence France-Presse
UPDATED ON JAN 21, 2020 02:47 PM IST
The “Self Portrait (1889)” was declared genuine on Monday after decades of uncertainty, experts identify it as the only work painted by the Dutch master while he suffered from psychosis.