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Anne Frank museum defends Bieber after furore over 'belieber' comment
# Justin Bieber
# Justin Bieber

Anne Frank museum defends Bieber after furore over 'belieber' comment

Apr 15th 2013, 3:00 PM 12,825 Views 63 Comments

Justin had written in the guestbook that he hoped Anne Frank would have been a “belieber”.

Dutch architect to build house with 3D printer
# WALLPAPER
# WALLPAPER

Dutch architect to build house with 3D printer

Jan 27th 2013, 12:00 PM 13,481 Views 18 Comments

The 12,000 sq ft ‘house’ would take around 18 months to build (and you might even be able to build it on the moon).

Amsterdam wants end to Hells Angels civil servants
# Hells Bells
# Hells Bells

Amsterdam wants end to Hells Angels civil servants

Jan 21st 2013, 5:41 PM 17,157 Views 54 Comments

The mayor of Amsterdam says he doesn’t believe its possible to be a member of Hells Angels while working in public service.

Dutch police make four more arrests in linesman murder case
# Football Violence
From The42
# Football Violence

Dutch police make four more arrests in linesman murder case

Dec 11th 2012, 12:23 PM 6,444 Views 0 Comments

Richard Nieuwenhuizen was set upon after running the line for a match that involved his son.

Three teens to be charged over death of linesman
# Tragedy
# Tragedy

Three teens to be charged over death of linesman

Dec 4th 2012, 4:10 PM 11,002 Views 0 Comments

The Royal Netherlands Football Association (KNVB) has also cancelled all activities this weekend.

Revenue seizes €52,760 in cash at Dublin airport
# Revenue
# Revenue

Revenue seizes €52,760 in cash at Dublin airport

Nov 30th 2012, 3:58 PM 9,135 Views 31 Comments

The money was found during four different seizures on Irish men about to board two different flights to Amsterdam yesterday.

Larry Murphy traced to Amsterdam by TV3 programme
# Murphy
# Murphy

Larry Murphy traced to Amsterdam by TV3 programme

Nov 28th 2012, 2:22 PM 23,741 Views 68 Comments

The convicted rapist is shown talking to a number of women with a “very close pal” of his in the show which airs tonight.

Ajax line up Edwin van der Sar for manager's job
# Yesh
From The42
# Yesh

Ajax line up Edwin van der Sar for manager's job

Nov 9th 2012, 12:56 PM 1,156 Views 0 Comments

Ajax have been without a general manager for several months after a feud between Louis van Gaal and Ajax legend Johan Cruyff.

Amsterdam's cannabis cafes to remain open, says mayor
# Café Culture
# Café Culture

Amsterdam's cannabis cafes to remain open, says mayor

Nov 1st 2012, 2:05 PM 13,022 Views 33 Comments

The government is planning to restrict cannabis sales by requiring residents to show identification when entering the shops.

Derry makes the Lonely Planet's Top 10 best cities for 2013
# In Pictures
# In Pictures

Derry makes the Lonely Planet's Top 10 best cities for 2013

Oct 23rd 2012, 10:48 AM 9,517 Views 15 Comments

The Northern Ireland city has been chosen as the UK’s City of Culture next year. Find out where else made the cut…

Art thieves steal 7 masterpieces from Dutch museum
# Art Heist
# Art Heist

Art thieves steal 7 masterpieces from Dutch museum

Oct 16th 2012, 1:19 PM 4,921 Views 9 Comments

Several paintings have been stolen from a museum in the Dutch city of Rotterdam, including works by Picasso, Matisse, and two by Monet.

VIDEO: Two years in two minutes… story of a Dublin couple
# Two Years
From The Daily Edge
# Two Years

VIDEO: Two years in two minutes… story of a Dublin couple

Oct 11th 2012, 7:45 PM 12,205 Views 14 Comments

Dublin couple Amy and Jamie had two years worth of photos on a camera. Here it is in two minutes.

Man arrested over false imprisonment of Raheny family in 2005
# Richardson Family
# Richardson Family

Man arrested over false imprisonment of Raheny family in 2005

Oct 5th 2012, 8:56 PM 7,646 Views 6 Comments

The 49-year-old was arrested in Amsterdam today.

Give us a smile Andy! It’s the sporting tweets of the week
# Chuckles
From The42
# Chuckles

Give us a smile Andy! It’s the sporting tweets of the week

Jul 22nd 2012, 10:20 AM 959 Views 0 Comments

Melanie Nocher hopes the Scottish tennis star won’t bring down the buzz in the Olympic Village.

Video: Dead cat turned into a helicopter
# Cat-copter
From The Daily Edge
# Cat-copter

Video: Dead cat turned into a helicopter

Jun 4th 2012, 4:41 PM 9,986 Views 65 Comments

No, really.

2010 fall in Irish air passenger numbers was EU's worst
# Air Travel
# Air Travel

2010 fall in Irish air passenger numbers was EU's worst

May 14th 2012, 2:20 PM 2,345 Views 7 Comments

Figures compiled by Eurostat show that passenger numbers in Ireland fell by a greater proportion than those of any other.

Ban on tourists buying cannabis officially begins in Netherlands
# Cannabis
# Cannabis

Ban on tourists buying cannabis officially begins in Netherlands

May 1st 2012, 7:08 PM 6,879 Views 31 Comments

But many coffee shops have already revealed plans to flout the legal measures.

Dutch uphold ban on foreigners buying cannabis
# Netherlands
# Netherlands

Dutch uphold ban on foreigners buying cannabis

Apr 28th 2012, 7:25 AM 4,567 Views 37 Comments

A Dutch judge has upheld a government plan to ban foreign tourists from buying marijuana by introducing a “weed pass” available only to Dutch citizens and permanent residents.

Netherlands to decide today on café ban for foreigners
# Netherlands
# Netherlands

Netherlands to decide today on café ban for foreigners

Apr 27th 2012, 7:59 AM 7,045 Views 63 Comments

Under the ban, foreigners will not be able to access the country’s cannabis cafés.

PICS: Immortalised in wax - Kate and Will
# Royal Waxworks
From The Daily Edge
# Royal Waxworks

PICS: Immortalised in wax - Kate and Will

Apr 4th 2012, 11:46 AM 3,900 Views 12 Comments

A year into their marriage, the royal couple are looking a little stiff…oh wait..

Holland's Next Top Model winner wins case against modelling agency
# Next Top Model
From The Daily Edge
# Next Top Model

Holland's Next Top Model winner wins case against modelling agency

Mar 7th 2012, 12:17 PM 4,895 Views 13 Comments

Ananda Marchildon claimed that Elite dropped her because her 34.5-inch hips were too big.

Clipped wings: Blow for  Manchester United as Antonio Valencia faces a month on the sidelines
# Title Hopes
From The42
# Title Hopes

Clipped wings: Blow for Manchester United as Antonio Valencia faces a month on the sidelines

Feb 17th 2012, 10:25 AM 313 Views 0 Comments

“It looks like a bad one,” Ferguson told reporters afterwards.

Iran denies involvement in Israeli embassy attacks
# Israel
# Israel

Iran denies involvement in Israeli embassy attacks

Feb 13th 2012, 8:54 PM 3,052 Views 32 Comments

An explosion struck an embassy car in New Delhi, while Georgian authorities defused a grenade attached to a car in Tbilisi.

Suspect arrested as Amsterdam’s Schiphol airport evacuated in bomb threat
# Amsterdam
# Amsterdam

Suspect arrested as Amsterdam’s Schiphol airport evacuated in bomb threat

Feb 13th 2012, 1:25 PM 3,340 Views 4 Comments

An airport spokesman said two departure halls have been evacuated after a threat received earlier this morning.

Barcelona the top destination for Irish seeking festive getaway
# Bon Nadal
# Bon Nadal

Barcelona the top destination for Irish seeking festive getaway

Dec 16th 2011, 7:15 AM 1,431 Views 10 Comments

New figures show that Irish spend on average €441 for a festive getaway over the Christmas and New Year period, just below the European average.

Room with a view: exhibition shows 24 hours worth of Flickr photos
# Quick Pic
From The Daily Edge
# Quick Pic

Room with a view: exhibition shows 24 hours worth of Flickr photos

Nov 16th 2011, 11:09 AM 1,771 Views 23 Comments

Artist Erik Kessels has a new take on the photography room.

Dublin Airport body scanner tests delayed until 2012
# Body Scanners
# Body Scanners

Dublin Airport body scanner tests delayed until 2012

Nov 14th 2011, 5:26 PM 1,572 Views 14 Comments

Meanwhile, today the European Commission adopted guidelines concerning the use of the controversial scanning machines at airports across the EU.

Dutch city bans foreign tourists from cannabis coffee shops
# Drug Tourism
# Drug Tourism

Dutch city bans foreign tourists from cannabis coffee shops

Oct 1st 2011, 4:02 PM 10,142 Views 14 Comments

The city of Maastricht has implemented the ban to show the government that a nationwide restriction on foreign tourists won’t work.

Dutch authorities uncover child pornography on 'hidden' websites
# Child Pornography
# Child Pornography

Dutch authorities uncover child pornography on 'hidden' websites

Aug 31st 2011, 5:33 PM 1,363 Views 6 Comments

The authorities say the discovery was sparked by an investigation into a former pre-school worker suspected of abusing young children.

Dublin Airport to begin trial on new full-body scanners
# Airports
# Airports

Dublin Airport to begin trial on new full-body scanners

Aug 31st 2011, 11:03 AM 3,162 Views 22 Comments

Here’s how you might look with the new scanners, which will be trialled on staff only for 18 months beginning in November.

Far-right Dutch politician cleared of hate charges
# Holland
# Holland

Far-right Dutch politician cleared of hate charges

Jun 23rd 2011, 11:50 AM 379 Views 9 Comments

Geert Wilders had compared the Koran to Mein Kampf and faced charges of hate speech and discrimination.

Dutch government says tourists will be banned from buying cannabis in cafes
# Cannabis
# Cannabis

Dutch government says tourists will be banned from buying cannabis in cafes

May 27th 2011, 10:03 PM 1,011 Views 29 Comments

Ministers say new regulations will mean only registered Dutch residents will be able to buy cannabis through the country’s coffee shops.

Body parts found in Amsterdam canal in search for Paul Nolan Miralles
# Search
# Search

Body parts found in Amsterdam canal in search for Paul Nolan Miralles

Apr 21st 2011, 2:26 PM 3,048 Views 0 Comments

The family of the missing Irishman who had been living in Amsterdam have been searching for more body parts following the discovery of a bag and jacket belonged to Nolan Miralles, missing since last week.

Body spotted during Amsterdam search for missing Irishman
Live Apr 19th 2011, 2:53 PM

Body spotted during Amsterdam search for missing Irishman

Sonar and police divers used in continuing search for Irishman missing in Amsterdam
Live Apr 18th 2011, 9:10 PM

Sonar and police divers used in continuing search for Irishman missing in Amsterdam

Family of missing Irishman in Amsterdam appeal for information
Live Apr 17th 2011, 1:49 PM

Family of missing Irishman in Amsterdam appeal for information

Dutch mall shooter fired over 100 rounds in minutes
Live Apr 11th 2011, 3:26 PM

Dutch mall shooter fired over 100 rounds in minutes

Dutch mourn victims of shopping mall shooting that left six people dead
Live Apr 10th 2011, 10:42 AM

Dutch mourn victims of shopping mall shooting that left six people dead

Man sets himself on fire outside Amsterdam's Royal Palace
# Shocking
# Shocking

Man sets himself on fire outside Amsterdam's Royal Palace

Apr 6th 2011, 1:23 PM 3,488 Views 0 Comments

A video of the incident shows people trying to put out the fire using their coats.