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Whose injera is it anyway?
Whose injera is it anyway?
Injera, Ethiopia’s staple food, was invented by a Dutchman in 2003.
Rwanda can’t achieve reconciliation without fixing its democracy
Rwanda can’t achieve reconciliation without fixing its democracy
This month Rwanda marks 24 years since the genocide that left almost...
Tulip mania: The classic story of a Dutch financial bubble is mostly wrong
Tulip mania: The classic story of a Dutch financial bubble is mostly wrong
Right now, it’s Bitcoin. But in the past we’ve had dotcom stocks, the 1929 crash, 19th-century railways and the South Sea Bubble of 1720. All these were...
Winter Olympics calling for Ghana's skeleton ace
Winter Olympics calling for Ghana's skeleton ace
Ghana's Akwasi Frimpong knows a thing or two about sacrifice: he spent two years selling vacuum cleaners to finance his unlikely journey to the...
Dutch councils aim high in dope growing experiment
Dutch councils aim high in dope growing experiment
Local Dutch councils are queueing up to join a government experiment to grow marijuana which could see its production legally licenced in the...
Dutch, Belgians launch raids as Europe egg scandal grows
Dutch, Belgians launch raids as Europe egg scandal grows
Dutch and Belgian investigators launched joint raids on Thursday over Europe's insecticide-tainted egg scare as Britain said it had imported far...
These five countries are conduits for the world’s biggest tax havens
These five countries are conduits for the world’s biggest tax havens
First came the Panama Papers, then the BahamasLeaks. Journalists continue to shed light on and raise a public outcry over...
Dutch say no to far-right populism
Dutch say no to far-right populism
Wednesday’s high-profile election in the Netherlands, which boasts the fifth-largest economy in the eurozone, saw Prime Minister Mark Rutte’s...
Turkey-Netherlands row shows no sign of ebbing
Turkey-Netherlands row shows no sign of ebbing
A diplomatic row between the Dutch and Turkish government shows no sign of ebbing, with the Netherlands barring Turkey's foreign minister from...
All-time football great Johan Cruyff dies at age 68
All-time football great Johan Cruyff dies at age 68
Dutch football legend Johan Cruyff, who helped revolutionize the sport with the concept of Total Football, died on...
The Netherlands ordered to lower carbon emissions
The Netherlands ordered to lower carbon emissions
A court in the Netherlands has set a global precedent by ordering the government to cut greenhouse gas emissions by at least 25% by 2020. Campaigners...
CocreateSA: Future solutions for South Africa's challenges
CocreateSA: Future solutions for South Africa's challenges
The Netherlands has a #cocreateSA fund of R500 000, awarded to projects that aim to co-create “solutions for local challenges”. The fund operates through the South African - Dutch partnership,...

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