Advertisement

Readers like you keep news free for everyone.

More than 5,000 readers have already pitched in to keep free access to The Journal.

For the price of one cup of coffee each week you can help keep paywalls away.

Support us today
Not now
Dublin: 8°C Wednesday 28 September 2022

#Amsterdam

# amsterdam - Saturday 2 July, 2022

Covid-19 and industrial action in France blamed for cancelled weekend Aer Lingus flights
# Grounded
# Grounded

Covid-19 and industrial action in France blamed for cancelled weekend Aer Lingus flights

Jul 2nd 2022, 4:18 PM 24,919 Views 32 Comments

The cancellations by the airline include three return flights today and three return flights tomorrow.

# amsterdam - Tuesday 7 June, 2022

Trial of two men accused of killing Dutch crime reporter Peter R de Vries opens in Amsterdam
# Netherlands
# Netherlands

Trial of two men accused of killing Dutch crime reporter Peter R de Vries opens in Amsterdam

Jun 7th 2022, 6:38 PM 10,989 Views 0 Comments

De Vries died nine days after he was shot outside an Amsterdam television studio in July 2021.

# amsterdam - Thursday 24 February, 2022

Man who took people hostage in Amsterdam Apple store dies of injuries
# Netherlands
# Netherlands

Man who took people hostage in Amsterdam Apple store dies of injuries

Feb 24th 2022, 11:18 AM 16,343 Views 5 Comments

The man entered the Apple store armed with two guns, sparking a tense five-hour-long ordeal.

# amsterdam - Wednesday 23 February, 2022

Hostage drama at Amsterdam Apple store ends after gunman hit with car
# Leidseplein
# Leidseplein

Hostage drama at Amsterdam Apple store ends after gunman hit with car

Feb 23rd 2022, 8:27 AM 26,910 Views 8 Comments

Dutch police said: “We managed to stop the hostage-taker by hitting him with a car the moment he ran outside”.

# amsterdam - Wednesday 21 July, 2021

Thousands of mourners bid farewell to slain Dutch journalist de Vries
# Peter R De Vries
# Peter R De Vries

Thousands of mourners bid farewell to slain Dutch journalist de Vries

Jul 21st 2021, 2:57 PM 8,799 Views 4 Comments

Thousands more are expected throughout the day in an “unprecedented” outpouring of grief.

# amsterdam - Wednesday 7 July, 2021

Who is Peter R de Vries? 'Fearless' crime journalist shot in Amsterdam
# Dutch Underworld
# Dutch Underworld

Who is Peter R de Vries? 'Fearless' crime journalist shot in Amsterdam

Jul 7th 2021, 12:23 PM 14,866 Views 5 Comments

The shooting is understood to be linked to de Vries’ work on exposing mobsters and drug lords.

Dutch journalist shooting an 'attack on our values' – EU chief
# Peter R De Vries
# Peter R De Vries

Dutch journalist shooting an 'attack on our values' – EU chief

Updated Jul 7th 2021, 9:39 AM 23,021 Views 21 Comments

Eyewitnesses told local media that the 64-year-old journalist and TV presenter was shot up to five times.

# amsterdam - Tuesday 6 July, 2021

Dutch crime reporter badly wounded after shooting in Amsterdam street
# Holland
# Holland

Dutch crime reporter badly wounded after shooting in Amsterdam street

Jul 6th 2021, 10:03 PM 36,695 Views 0 Comments

Peter R de Vries is a well known figure in Dutch journalism having won awards for his work.

# amsterdam - Monday 7 June, 2021

Ireland earn vital win to close in on World Cup qualification
# Boost
From The42
# Boost

Ireland earn vital win to close in on World Cup qualification

Jun 7th 2021, 3:04 PM 7,141 Views 5 Comments

Naomi Carroll’s 46th-minute goal set up a big victory against Scotland.

# amsterdam - Saturday 22 May, 2021

No terrorism link identified in Amsterdam stabbings
# Amsterdam
# Amsterdam

No terrorism link identified in Amsterdam stabbings

May 22nd 2021, 7:45 PM 25,364 Views 11 Comments

One person has died and four were injured in an attack last night.

# amsterdam - Thursday 1 April, 2021

Amsterdam celebrates 20th anniversary of legalising same-sex marriages
# Equality
# Equality

Amsterdam celebrates 20th anniversary of legalising same-sex marriages

Apr 1st 2021, 1:51 PM 10,502 Views 39 Comments

The Netherlands was home to the world’s first legal same-sex marriages two decades ago.

# amsterdam - Friday 19 June, 2020

Irishman arrested after cocaine worth €1.12 million seized in Amsterdam
# The Netherlands
# The Netherlands

Irishman arrested after cocaine worth €1.12 million seized in Amsterdam

Jun 19th 2020, 10:38 PM 49,950 Views 27 Comments

Searches were carried out in Amsterdam, Meath and Dublin today during a Dutch-Irish police operation.

# amsterdam - Sunday 3 May, 2020

Holland boss Ronald Koeman in hospital after heart procedure
# Get Well Soon
From The42
# Get Well Soon

Holland boss Ronald Koeman in hospital after heart procedure

May 3rd 2020, 8:26 PM 5,036 Views 0 Comments

The former Barcelona player is expected to return home on Monday.

# amsterdam - Thursday 13 February, 2020

Amsterdam has banned tour groups from sex workers’ windows in red light district
# New Rules
# New Rules

Amsterdam has banned tour groups from sex workers’ windows in red light district

Feb 13th 2020, 10:16 PM 51,131 Views 46 Comments

The move is an attempt to address over-tourism and protect workers.

# amsterdam - Thursday 4 July, 2019

The Netherlands' most notorious gangster has been jailed for life for five murders
# Amsterdam
# Amsterdam

The Netherlands' most notorious gangster has been jailed for life for five murders

Jul 4th 2019, 3:20 PM 20,210 Views 15 Comments

Willem Holleeder’s “life was determined by greed, lust for power and violence”, judges said.

# amsterdam - Thursday 21 March, 2019

Amsterdam to ban guided tours through Red Light District from next year
# Disrespectful
# Disrespectful

Amsterdam to ban guided tours through Red Light District from next year

Mar 21st 2019, 7:48 AM 27,895 Views 66 Comments

Local authorities said that guided tours in the area are often “not respectful towards sex workers”.

# amsterdam - Tuesday 29 January, 2019

Dutch police search for missing 39 year-old Irish man last seen over two weeks ago
# Connor Murphy
# Connor Murphy

Dutch police search for missing 39 year-old Irish man last seen over two weeks ago

Jan 29th 2019, 9:31 PM 28,362 Views 0 Comments

Connor Murphy, who has been living in the Netherlands for a number of years, was last seen on 13 January.

# amsterdam - Sunday 30 September, 2018

City Break Money Diary: Here's how much I spent across three days in Amsterdam
# Money Diary
From The Daily Edge
# Money Diary

City Break Money Diary: Here's how much I spent across three days in Amsterdam

Sep 30th 2018, 11:00 AM 8,423 Views 0 Comments

‘I put it on my credit card because then it didn’t happen.’

# amsterdam - Thursday 27 September, 2018

Man arrested at Dublin Airport for chasing plane onto tarmac after missing his flight
# Late Flight
# Late Flight

Man arrested at Dublin Airport for chasing plane onto tarmac after missing his flight

Sep 27th 2018, 8:44 AM 152,589 Views 104 Comments

It is reported that the man was seen banging on the window of Terminal One as his flight departed

# amsterdam - Saturday 1 September, 2018

Two people seriously injured in Amsterdam train station stabbing are US citizens, ambassador says
# The Netherlands
# The Netherlands

Two people seriously injured in Amsterdam train station stabbing are US citizens, ambassador says

Updated Sep 1st 2018, 12:45 PM 24,543 Views 80 Comments

The assailant was identified as a 19-year-old Afghan man with a German residency permit.

# amsterdam - Friday 31 August, 2018

Amsterdam police shoot suspect following stabbing in city's central station
# The Netherlands
# The Netherlands

Amsterdam police shoot suspect following stabbing in city's central station

Aug 31st 2018, 12:08 PM 21,529 Views 47 Comments

At least two people were injured.

# amsterdam - Friday 20 July, 2018

Fears of 'dangerous complacency': Thousands gather in Amsterdam for world Aids meeting
# HIV
# HIV

Fears of 'dangerous complacency': Thousands gather in Amsterdam for world Aids meeting

Jul 20th 2018, 7:39 AM 8,016 Views 7 Comments

Experts have warned that there may be a resurgence of the epidemic that has already killed 35 million people.

# amsterdam - Sunday 8 July, 2018

Coins, ID cards, and false teeth... what they found when they dredged canals in Amsterdam
# Below The Surface
# Below The Surface

Coins, ID cards, and false teeth... what they found when they dredged canals in Amsterdam

Jul 8th 2018, 1:00 PM 27,575 Views 14 Comments

All of the items are on display on a fascinating website.

# amsterdam - Thursday 31 May, 2018

'Party city' Amsterdam warns rowdy tourists they may face fines
# A Fine Place
# A Fine Place

'Party city' Amsterdam warns rowdy tourists they may face fines

May 31st 2018, 10:15 PM 22,596 Views 24 Comments

City chiefs warned that there was a “high price for bad behaviour”.

# amsterdam - Tuesday 15 May, 2018

Researchers uncover 'dirty jokes' in Anne Frank's diary
# World War II
# World War II

Researchers uncover 'dirty jokes' in Anne Frank's diary

May 15th 2018, 10:54 PM 32,060 Views 44 Comments

Brown paper had been used to cover pages in her first diary.

# amsterdam - Saturday 24 March, 2018

Almost 100 England fans arrested after trouble in streets of Amsterdam
# Public Order
# Public Order

Almost 100 England fans arrested after trouble in streets of Amsterdam

Mar 24th 2018, 9:51 AM 26,743 Views 86 Comments

The men were mainly accused of disrupting public order.

# amsterdam - Saturday 3 March, 2018

Kinahan cartel suffers another blow after international police arrest fourth Irishman in three months
# Kinahan
# Kinahan

Kinahan cartel suffers another blow after international police arrest fourth Irishman in three months

Mar 3rd 2018, 9:00 PM 80,961 Views 32 Comments

Gardai have been working with Dutch police, Interpol, Europol and US agencies in relation to the movements of the Dublin-based cartel.

# amsterdam - Friday 15 December, 2017

Police shoot knife-wielding man at Amsterdam Airport
# Schiphol
# Schiphol

Police shoot knife-wielding man at Amsterdam Airport

Dec 15th 2017, 4:34 PM 22,411 Views 93 Comments

Police say the situation is now secure.

# amsterdam - Sunday 3 December, 2017

European police target Kinahan's hidden Bitcoin cash in Belgium and the Czech Republic
# Cryptocurrency
# Cryptocurrency

European police target Kinahan's hidden Bitcoin cash in Belgium and the Czech Republic

Dec 3rd 2017, 10:00 PM 43,311 Views 60 Comments

A Bitcoin ‘mine’ was discovered in a raid on the cartel last month.

# amsterdam - Friday 13 October, 2017

Cork bound Aer Lingus flight forced into diversion after 'full emergency' declared
# Flight Diversion
# Flight Diversion

Cork bound Aer Lingus flight forced into diversion after 'full emergency' declared

Oct 13th 2017, 4:13 PM 87,585 Views 36 Comments

It was feared the aircraft had a defect that could cause a crash.

# amsterdam - Friday 29 September, 2017

Manchester City confirm Sergio Aguero "sustained injuries" in Amsterdam car crash
# Netherlands
# Netherlands

Manchester City confirm Sergio Aguero "sustained injuries" in Amsterdam car crash

Sep 29th 2017, 11:03 AM 32,476 Views 78 Comments

Aguero was injured last night in the Dutch city when a taxi in which he was a passenger hit a lamp-post.

# amsterdam - Sunday 17 September, 2017

Eight Dublin flights among 81 cancelled by Ryanair for today
# Amsterdamage
# Amsterdamage

Eight Dublin flights among 81 cancelled by Ryanair for today

Sep 17th 2017, 8:50 AM 45,837 Views 92 Comments

The budget carrier is set to cut between 40 and 50 flights each day between now and the end of October.

# amsterdam - Sunday 28 May, 2017

Vegetable garden graves, build-your-own caskets, and coffins to play games on - inside Amsterdam's death expo
# Grave Matters
# Grave Matters

Vegetable garden graves, build-your-own caskets, and coffins to play games on - inside Amsterdam's death expo

May 28th 2017, 5:00 PM 15,430 Views 2 Comments

The death expo recently held at Amsterdam’s historic Westerkerk church attracted 3,500 visitors in just one day.

# amsterdam - Friday 5 May, 2017

European tourism chief says Ryanair and Airbnb travellers are 'destroying' cities
# Bad Tourism
# Bad Tourism

European tourism chief says Ryanair and Airbnb travellers are 'destroying' cities

May 5th 2017, 10:54 PM 47,590 Views 74 Comments

Amsterdam Marketing CEO Frans van der Avert has suggested that a glut of visitors is making historic European cities less ‘livable’.

# amsterdam - Friday 21 April, 2017

These three Irish mams trying weed for the first time in Amsterdam is a joyous thing
# To Be Blunt
From The Daily Edge
# To Be Blunt

These three Irish mams trying weed for the first time in Amsterdam is a joyous thing

Apr 21st 2017, 8:42 AM 9,834 Views 3 Comments

“There’s a funny taste off it… you know the sage stuff you put in chicken”

# amsterdam - Monday 17 April, 2017

14 things Irish people who've been interrailing will know too well
# Interrailing
From The Daily Edge
# Interrailing

14 things Irish people who've been interrailing will know too well

Apr 17th 2017, 1:00 PM 5,116 Views 0 Comments

How many have you done?

# amsterdam - Thursday 23 February, 2017

Passenger plane skids along Amsterdam runway during heavy winds
# Schiphol
# Schiphol

Passenger plane skids along Amsterdam runway during heavy winds

Feb 23rd 2017, 9:04 PM 38,139 Views 22 Comments

No passengers were injured.

# amsterdam - Friday 10 February, 2017

This teddy is being reunited with its owner after being left behind at Cork Airport
# Bear Lingus
# Bear Lingus

This teddy is being reunited with its owner after being left behind at Cork Airport

Feb 10th 2017, 10:38 PM 16,911 Views 10 Comments

The teddy will be making his trip home to be reunited with this owner on Monday.

# amsterdam - Thursday 9 February, 2017

Two Irishmen charged with gun offences in Amsterdam today
# Courts
# Courts

Two Irishmen charged with gun offences in Amsterdam today

Feb 9th 2017, 8:00 PM 19,444 Views 0 Comments

Of the four men who were arrested Sunday, one man has been charged with attempted manslaughter.

1 2 3 4