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# holland - Friday 26 March, 2021

The EMA has granted approval for AstraZeneca plant at centre of diplomatic dispute
# AstraZeneca
# AstraZeneca

The EMA has granted approval for AstraZeneca plant at centre of diplomatic dispute

Mar 26th 2021, 2:54 PM 26,624 Views 24 Comments

The Dutch plant has been at the centre of a bitter spat between the UK and the EU over AstraZeneca’s vaccine production shortfall.

# holland - Wednesday 14 October, 2020

Dutch prime minister orders bars and restaurants to close in new 'partial lockdown'
# Netherlands
# Netherlands

Dutch prime minister orders bars and restaurants to close in new 'partial lockdown'

Oct 14th 2020, 7:35 AM 25,220 Views 26 Comments

The sale of alcohol and cannabis will also be banned after 8pm.

# holland - Thursday 16 January, 2020

‘We owe it to our fans to deliver a performance’
# Fighting Back
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# Fighting Back

‘We owe it to our fans to deliver a performance’

Jan 16th 2020, 7:04 AM 7,093 Views 8 Comments

Billy Holland insists Munster are not on a downward spiral despite losing yet again last Sunday.

# holland - Sunday 24 March, 2019

Schulz's 90th-minute winner seals dramatic late win for Germany over the Netherlands
# Die Mannschaft
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# Die Mannschaft

Schulz's 90th-minute winner seals dramatic late win for Germany over the Netherlands

Mar 24th 2019, 10:03 PM 8,066 Views 7 Comments

The dramatic victory lifted pressure off manager Joachim Löw as Germany secured an important Euro 2020 qualification win.

# holland - Tuesday 5 February, 2019

'The fans were chanting my name' - Rising Irish star impressing on Dutch loan move
# Got The Power
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# Got The Power

'The fans were chanting my name' - Rising Irish star impressing on Dutch loan move

Feb 5th 2019, 2:37 PM 12,501 Views 7 Comments

20-year-old Norwich winger Simon Power found the back of the net in a glittering first start for Dordrecht.

# holland - Monday 19 November, 2018

Van Dijk scores 91st-minute equaliser as Netherlands secure incredible draw against Germany
# Late Drama
From The42
# Late Drama

Van Dijk scores 91st-minute equaliser as Netherlands secure incredible draw against Germany

Nov 19th 2018, 10:01 PM 12,315 Views 6 Comments

Late goals saw the Netherlands advance to the semi-finals of the Nations League at the expense of France.

# holland - Monday 5 November, 2018

Injuries force Rafael Van der Vaart to announce retirement
# Brilliant Orange
From The42
# Brilliant Orange

Injuries force Rafael Van der Vaart to announce retirement

Nov 5th 2018, 9:00 AM 7,264 Views 3 Comments

After a frustrating start to life in the Danish Superliga with Esbjerg, the Dutch playmaker has called it a day.

# holland - Saturday 13 October, 2018

Liverpool pair Wijnaldum and Van Dijk on the scoresheet as Netherlands embarrass Germany
# Holland
From The42
# Holland

Liverpool pair Wijnaldum and Van Dijk on the scoresheet as Netherlands embarrass Germany

Oct 13th 2018, 10:20 PM 11,110 Views 2 Comments

Germany are still without a goal in the Nations League after a chastening defeat to Netherlands in Amsterdam.

# holland - Friday 22 December, 2017

'I have always said that it is an ambition' - Koeman has eyes on Netherlands job
# Dutch Gold
From The42
# Dutch Gold

'I have always said that it is an ambition' - Koeman has eyes on Netherlands job

Dec 22nd 2017, 10:40 AM 2,502 Views 9 Comments

The former Oranje star is taking time to consider his future but admits the vacant national team job is one of his biggest ambitions.

# holland - Sunday 26 November, 2017

18-year-old Justin Kluivert did something his dad never could: score a hat-trick for Ajax!
# That's My Boy
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# That's My Boy

18-year-old Justin Kluivert did something his dad never could: score a hat-trick for Ajax!

Nov 26th 2017, 5:51 PM 7,973 Views 4 Comments

The teenager scored a brilliant solo hat-trick against Roda JC on Sunday.

# holland - Friday 17 November, 2017

Gardaí release pictures of cash and drugs seized from massive Irish-Dutch operation
# Drugs Seizure
# Drugs Seizure

Gardaí release pictures of cash and drugs seized from massive Irish-Dutch operation

Nov 17th 2017, 8:06 PM 24,266 Views 0 Comments

Three Irish men were arrested in the operation.

# holland - Tuesday 14 November, 2017

Here are 10 stars that won’t be at the World Cup in Russia next summer
# Absent
From The42
# Absent

Here are 10 stars that won’t be at the World Cup in Russia next summer

Nov 14th 2017, 5:42 PM 9,612 Views 9 Comments

It just won’t be the same without them.

# holland - Sunday 5 November, 2017

Kinahan cartel members to face international murder charges following arrest of Chilean drug lord
# El Rico
# El Rico

Kinahan cartel members to face international murder charges following arrest of Chilean drug lord

Nov 5th 2017, 12:05 AM 73,901 Views 49 Comments

Over 100 lines of inquiry have been investigated.

# holland - Thursday 17 August, 2017

Man arrested in Dutch radio station after taking woman hostage over car park argument
# Hilversum
# Hilversum

Man arrested in Dutch radio station after taking woman hostage over car park argument

Aug 17th 2017, 9:33 AM 9,461 Views 6 Comments

The NOS newscaster said the man was armed with a knife.

# holland - Saturday 10 June, 2017

Dutch police arrest 'radical' filming outside stadium during concert
# Eindhoven
# Eindhoven

Dutch police arrest 'radical' filming outside stadium during concert

Jun 10th 2017, 10:51 AM 21,369 Views 104 Comments

“He was filming and had no reasonable explanation for what he was doing, and also had no ticket to the concert.”

# holland - Saturday 8 April, 2017

Christy Kinahan Snr tracked to Switzerland as gardaí, CAB and Interpol work to tackle drug cartel
# Christy Kinahan Snr
# Christy Kinahan Snr

Christy Kinahan Snr tracked to Switzerland as gardaí, CAB and Interpol work to tackle drug cartel

Apr 8th 2017, 12:05 AM 71,791 Views 28 Comments

A number of investigations has the head of the crime syndicate scrambling to hide his assets.

# holland - Wednesday 15 March, 2017

Dutch voters have rejected Geert Wilders' play to be an anti-Islam Prime Minister
# Tried And Tested
# Tried And Tested

Dutch voters have rejected Geert Wilders' play to be an anti-Islam Prime Minister

Mar 15th 2017, 8:38 PM 23,580 Views 112 Comments

Current PM Mark Rutte has seen his off Wilders’ challenge comfortably.

'The Dutch Trump' and PM Rutte go head-to-head in Netherlands' elections
# Voting Begins
# Voting Begins

'The Dutch Trump' and PM Rutte go head-to-head in Netherlands' elections

Mar 15th 2017, 8:00 AM 9,774 Views 39 Comments

There is an intense media frenzy around the Dutch elections this year because of the anti-Islam sentiment linked with Brexit and the US election last year.

# holland - Saturday 11 March, 2017

Explainer: Is the Netherlands about to take a big jump to the far-right?
# Orange Alert
# Orange Alert

Explainer: Is the Netherlands about to take a big jump to the far-right?

Mar 11th 2017, 9:00 PM 27,378 Views 94 Comments

Everything you need to know about this week’s parliamentary election.

# holland - Sunday 5 March, 2017

Dutch Muslims react as far-right MP threatens to close mosques
# Netherlands
# Netherlands

Dutch Muslims react as far-right MP threatens to close mosques

Mar 5th 2017, 5:40 PM 25,265 Views 76 Comments

The 53-year-old Wilders has courted controversy with his hardline anti-Islam, anti-immigrant stance and his incendiary insults against Moroccans and Turks.

# holland - 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 19,420 Views 0 Comments

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

# holland - Monday 19 December, 2016

Anne Frank may have been discovered by police investigating coupon fraud
# Holocaust
# Holocaust

Anne Frank may have been discovered by police investigating coupon fraud

Dec 19th 2016, 9:46 AM 20,708 Views 22 Comments

New research suggests that the August 1944 police raid in which Frank was arrested may have been staged to investigate illegal activity in the building.

# holland - Monday 28 November, 2016

390,000 ducks and hens in northern Europe culled over bird flu fears
# Netherlands
# Netherlands

390,000 ducks and hens in northern Europe culled over bird flu fears

Nov 28th 2016, 2:45 PM 3,862 Views 10 Comments

The birds were culled in the space of three days in Sweden and the Netherlands following a resurgence in the virus across Europe.

# holland - Sunday 1 May, 2016

Ireland's Jack Byrne scored another stunning goal in Holland today
# Take A Bow
From The42
# Take A Bow

Ireland's Jack Byrne scored another stunning goal in Holland today

May 1st 2016, 6:10 PM 14,811 Views 22 Comments

The young on-loan Man City midfielder has impressed at Cambuur this season.

# holland - Thursday 7 April, 2016

What did the Netherlands just vote for and is it anything like a Brexit?
# Holl-Exit?
# Holl-Exit?

What did the Netherlands just vote for and is it anything like a Brexit?

Apr 7th 2016, 3:33 PM 23,874 Views 98 Comments

In short: no.

# holland - Wednesday 6 April, 2016

Never mind the Brexit - the Dutch go to the polls today in another EU referendum
# Headache For Brussels
# Headache For Brussels

Never mind the Brexit - the Dutch go to the polls today in another EU referendum

Apr 6th 2016, 6:01 AM 24,381 Views 24 Comments

The Dutch are going to the polls today, with eurosceptic campaigners hoping to send Brussels a message.

# holland - Monday 4 April, 2016

Police find 45 kilos of ammunition in flat linked to a failed terror attack on France
# Rotterdam
# Rotterdam

Police find 45 kilos of ammunition in flat linked to a failed terror attack on France

Apr 4th 2016, 10:35 PM 15,244 Views 47 Comments

French suspect Anis Bahri was arrested at the flat in Rotterdam on 27 March at France’s request.

# holland - Friday 25 March, 2016

From Pele to Maradona - How the football world reacted to the death of Johan Cruyff
# Lasting Legacy
From The42
# Lasting Legacy

From Pele to Maradona - How the football world reacted to the death of Johan Cruyff

Mar 25th 2016, 6:00 AM 7,106 Views 3 Comments

The Dutch legend died from lung cancer yesterday.

# holland - Thursday 24 March, 2016

Dutch football legend Johan Cruyff dies aged 68
# RIP
From The42
# RIP

Dutch football legend Johan Cruyff dies aged 68

Mar 24th 2016, 12:44 PM 54,165 Views 55 Comments

The former Barcelona and Ajax player and manager had fought a long battle with lung cancer.

# holland - Tuesday 5 January, 2016

Co-pilot wounded by "confused passenger" on flight to China
# KLM
# KLM

Co-pilot wounded by "confused passenger" on flight to China

Jan 5th 2016, 4:50 PM 18,766 Views 6 Comments

The man was arrested as the flight landed.

# holland - Thursday 24 December, 2015

Large amount of cocaine intercepted at Dublin Port
# White Christmas
# White Christmas

Large amount of cocaine intercepted at Dublin Port

Dec 24th 2015, 3:09 PM 14,565 Views 15 Comments

A 51-year-old man has been arrested.

# holland - Thursday 12 November, 2015

Husband detained after Irish woman is found dead in the Netherlands
# Den Bosch
# Den Bosch

Husband detained after Irish woman is found dead in the Netherlands

Nov 12th 2015, 10:58 PM 41,353 Views 0 Comments

She has been named as 64-year-old Martina O’Brien-Viguurs, originally from Co Limerick.

# holland - Monday 7 September, 2015

BBC quiz show star claims that he may have killed a homeless man
# Amsterdam
# Amsterdam

BBC quiz show star claims that he may have killed a homeless man

Sep 7th 2015, 2:45 PM 52,698 Views 24 Comments

The gameshow regular has made the admission in a new autobiography.

# holland - Monday 3 August, 2015

WATCH: At least 20 people injured after cranes collapse on to houses
# Netherlands
# Netherlands

WATCH: At least 20 people injured after cranes collapse on to houses

Aug 3rd 2015, 5:39 PM 23,452 Views 18 Comments

The incident happened today in the Dutch town of Alphen aan den Rijn.

# holland - Thursday 25 June, 2015

THAT Marco van Basten volley is 27-years old today
# Golazo Van Basten
From The42
# Golazo Van Basten

THAT Marco van Basten volley is 27-years old today

Jun 25th 2015, 3:33 PM 5,022 Views 7 Comments

Could he do it on a wet… actually, scrap that, he probably could.

# holland - Saturday 9 May, 2015

This small town is in two countries
# Borders And Boundaries
# Borders And Boundaries

This small town is in two countries

May 9th 2015, 10:15 AM 35,820 Views 45 Comments

And its border is marked very, VERY clearly.

# holland - Monday 12 January, 2015

Robin van Persie will miss tonight's Ballon d'Or ceremony because of injury
# Hope For Steph
From The42
# Hope For Steph

Robin van Persie will miss tonight's Ballon d'Or ceremony because of injury

Jan 12th 2015, 10:15 AM 3,392 Views 5 Comments

The Dutchman is nominated for the Puskas Award along with Ireland’s Stephanie Roche and James Rodriguez.

# holland - Sunday 7 December, 2014

Dutch students can live in nursing homes rent-free (as long as they keep the residents company)
# Help The Aged
# Help The Aged

Dutch students can live in nursing homes rent-free (as long as they keep the residents company)

Dec 7th 2014, 5:30 PM 1,003,681 Views 38 Comments

It sounds like they’re all having the craic together.

# holland - Tuesday 2 December, 2014

Want to feel really good about yourself? Here's Patrick Kluivert's son being brilliant
# The Sports Gene
From The42
# The Sports Gene

Want to feel really good about yourself? Here's Patrick Kluivert's son being brilliant

Dec 2nd 2014, 4:12 PM 6,764 Views 3 Comments

The ex-Ajax and Barcelona attacker could never hit a free-kick like this.

# holland - Thursday 13 November, 2014

There were stunning goals (and one unbelievable miss) in Mexico's 3 - 2 win over Holland last night
# International Flavour
From The42
# International Flavour

There were stunning goals (and one unbelievable miss) in Mexico's 3 - 2 win over Holland last night

Nov 13th 2014, 8:52 AM 3,608 Views 0 Comments

Yes. We’re looking at you, Klaas Jan Huntelaar.

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