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#Netherlands

# netherlands - Tuesday 30 August, 2022

Amsterdam to house migrants on cruise ship moored in port
# Refugee Crisis
# Refugee Crisis

Amsterdam to house migrants on cruise ship moored in port

Aug 30th 2022, 9:40 PM 19,214 Views 9 Comments

It is the second Dutch city to approve plans for putting up migrants on a cruise liner.

# netherlands - Sunday 28 August, 2022

Six people killed after truck crashes into Netherlands barbecue
# Crash
# Crash

Six people killed after truck crashes into Netherlands barbecue

Aug 28th 2022, 12:46 PM 28,250 Views 2 Comments

The accident happened around 6pm local time (5pm Irish time) yesterday.

Three Dutch soldiers shot outside hotel in Indianapolis, say police
# US
# US

Three Dutch soldiers shot outside hotel in Indianapolis, say police

Aug 28th 2022, 9:31 AM 40,444 Views 6 Comments

At least one soldier was in critical condition following the incident.

'Some of our guys come from Brazil's favelas, which is just extraordinary stuff'
# Global View
From The42
# Global View

'Some of our guys come from Brazil's favelas, which is just extraordinary stuff'

Aug 28th 2022, 7:30 AM 22,211 Views 2 Comments

St Michael’s director of rugby, Andy Skehan, has been working with the Brazilian national team.

# netherlands - Friday 26 August, 2022

Dutch midfielder likely to miss World Cup with broken leg
# Gini Wijnaldum
From The42
# Gini Wijnaldum

Dutch midfielder likely to miss World Cup with broken leg

Aug 26th 2022, 4:34 PM 6,693 Views 1 Comment

Wijnaldum joined Roma earlier in August on a 12-month loan.

# netherlands - Wednesday 3 August, 2022

Netherlands declares official water shortage as extreme heat imperils Europe's crops
# CLIMATE CRISIS
# CLIMATE CRISIS

Netherlands declares official water shortage as extreme heat imperils Europe's crops

Aug 3rd 2022, 4:24 PM 16,106 Views 16 Comments

Fears are growing in Europe that extreme drought driven by climate change in the continent’s breadbasket nations will dent stable crop yields.

# netherlands - Wednesday 20 July, 2022

Huge boost for champions Netherlands as Miedema returns from Covid layoff for quarter-final
# Shot In The Arm
From The42
# Shot In The Arm

Huge boost for champions Netherlands as Miedema returns from Covid layoff for quarter-final

Jul 20th 2022, 4:02 PM 1,417 Views 0 Comments

The Arsenal star is back in the Dutch squad in time for their last-eight clash with France.

# netherlands - Tuesday 19 July, 2022

Bayern Munich splash €70m on Dutch defender De Ligt
# CONFIRMED
From The42
# CONFIRMED

Bayern Munich splash €70m on Dutch defender De Ligt

Jul 19th 2022, 5:27 PM 11,308 Views 12 Comments

The 22-year-old centre-half has spent three seasons at Juventus.

# netherlands - Sunday 17 July, 2022

Sweden trash Portugal to move on to Euros quarter-finals as group winners
# Swede Spot
From The42
# Swede Spot

Sweden trash Portugal to move on to Euros quarter-finals as group winners

Jul 17th 2022, 7:37 PM 3,662 Views 1 Comment

Arsenal forward Stina Blackstenius rounded off a 5-0 rout of Portugal as Peter Gerhardsson’s side finished above the Netherlands on goal difference.

# netherlands - Wednesday 13 July, 2022

Holders Netherlands hold off strong Portugal comeback to edge out five-goal thriller
# Dutch Courage
From The42
# Dutch Courage

Holders Netherlands hold off strong Portugal comeback to edge out five-goal thriller

Jul 13th 2022, 10:36 PM 2,569 Views 0 Comments

Victory takes the Netherlands top of Group C.

# netherlands - Tuesday 12 July, 2022

Blow for holders as Dutch sensation Miedema tests positive for Covid at Euro 2022
# Loss
From The42
# Loss

Blow for holders as Dutch sensation Miedema tests positive for Covid at Euro 2022

Jul 12th 2022, 6:52 PM 2,970 Views 0 Comments

Netherlands must play Portugal without the Arsenal striker tomorrow night.

# netherlands - Saturday 2 July, 2022

Ireland suffer defeat in World Cup opener
# Frustration
From The42
# Frustration

Ireland suffer defeat in World Cup opener

Jul 2nd 2022, 11:54 PM 9,881 Views 0 Comments

Sean Dancer’s side were beaten by a Netherlands team ranked number one in the world.

# netherlands - Saturday 18 June, 2022

Russian 'spy' arrested following Dutch operation 'not the only' agent to have worked in Ireland
# Espionage
# Espionage

Russian 'spy' arrested following Dutch operation 'not the only' agent to have worked in Ireland

Jun 18th 2022, 12:05 AM 36,515 Views 21 Comments

Sergey Vladimirovich Cherkasov had studied in Ireland under the false Brazilian alias Viktor Muller Ferreira.

# netherlands - Tuesday 14 June, 2022

Depay grabs Dutch thrilling victory over Wales and brilliant Germany defeat Italy
# Nations League
From The42
# Nations League

Depay grabs Dutch thrilling victory over Wales and brilliant Germany defeat Italy

Jun 14th 2022, 10:11 PM 6,512 Views 2 Comments

The win in Rotterdam keeps Louis van Gaal’s men three points clear of Belgium.

# netherlands - Wednesday 8 June, 2022

Woug Weghorst heads last-gasp winner for Holland to end Wales’ unbeaten run
# Late Strike
From The42
# Late Strike

Woug Weghorst heads last-gasp winner for Holland to end Wales’ unbeaten run

Jun 8th 2022, 10:05 PM 4,387 Views 0 Comments

Wales had not lost at home since November 2018.

# netherlands - 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.

# netherlands - Wednesday 11 May, 2022

Eleven jailed in the Netherlands over underworld prisons equipped with torture chamber
# Torture
# Torture

Eleven jailed in the Netherlands over underworld prisons equipped with torture chamber

May 11th 2022, 6:12 PM 40,101 Views 21 Comments

The case revolved around seven containers found by police almost two years ago in a southern Dutch forest.

# netherlands - Tuesday 29 March, 2022

Bergwijn earns Dutch draw with Germany, Italy win first game after World Cup failure
# All Square
From The42
# All Square

Bergwijn earns Dutch draw with Germany, Italy win first game after World Cup failure

Mar 29th 2022, 10:45 PM 3,706 Views 0 Comments

It finished 1-1 in Amsterdam.

# netherlands - Monday 14 March, 2022

Netherlands and Australia launch case against Russia over downing of MH17 plane
# Mh17
# Mh17

Netherlands and Australia launch case against Russia over downing of MH17 plane

Mar 14th 2022, 2:31 PM 34,086 Views 0 Comments

Russia denies involvement in the missile strike that brought down the passenger jet.

# netherlands - Monday 7 March, 2022

Irishman missing in the Netherlands found dead
# Missing Person
# Missing Person

Irishman missing in the Netherlands found dead

Updated Mar 7th 2022, 8:50 PM 102,433 Views 16 Comments

Cavan native Edward Reilly was last seen in the centre of Almere Buiten on 18 February.

# netherlands - 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.

# netherlands - 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”.

# netherlands - Wednesday 26 January, 2022

Netherlands to ease Covid restrictions from today as WHO says Omicron risk remains 'very high'
# Covid-19
# Covid-19

Netherlands to ease Covid restrictions from today as WHO says Omicron risk remains 'very high'

Updated Jan 26th 2022, 8:15 AM 23,918 Views 9 Comments

Bars, restaurants and museums in the country will be allowed to reopen from today.

# netherlands - Tuesday 18 January, 2022

Dutch police find body of missing four-year-old boy as man arrested
# Netherlands
# Netherlands

Dutch police find body of missing four-year-old boy as man arrested

Jan 18th 2022, 7:16 AM 57,858 Views 0 Comments

The arrested man, Dave De K., regularly minded Dean Verberckmoes and his younger sister.

# netherlands - Wednesday 29 December, 2021

Cocaine worth €127 million hidden in shipments of bananas and cocoa beans seized in Rotterdam
# Netherlands
# Netherlands

Cocaine worth €127 million hidden in shipments of bananas and cocoa beans seized in Rotterdam

Dec 29th 2021, 1:10 PM 20,646 Views 8 Comments

Drug seizures have rocketed this year in Rotterdam harbour.

# netherlands - Wednesday 22 December, 2021

Dutch prosecutors demand life sentences for men accused of MH17 downing
# Tried In Absentia
# Tried In Absentia

Dutch prosecutors demand life sentences for men accused of MH17 downing

Dec 22nd 2021, 6:00 PM 23,230 Views 14 Comments

The four men – three Russian and one Ukrainian – are accused of bringing down a Malaysia Airlines flight in 2014, killing 298 people.

# netherlands - Monday 20 December, 2021

As new restrictions come into force here, how are other European countries tackling Omicron?
# Lockdowns
# Lockdowns

As new restrictions come into force here, how are other European countries tackling Omicron?

Dec 20th 2021, 12:25 PM 33,023 Views 26 Comments

EU chief Ursula von der Leyen has warned that Omicron could be the dominant Covid-19 variant in Europe by mid-January.

# netherlands - Saturday 18 December, 2021

Here's What Happened Today: Saturday
# The Fix
# The Fix

Here's What Happened Today: Saturday

Dec 18th 2021, 8:10 PM 24,340 Views 10 Comments

Your round-up of what made the headlines today.

Netherlands to go into Christmas 'lockdown' says Prime Minister
# Covid Christmas
# Covid Christmas

Netherlands to go into Christmas 'lockdown' says Prime Minister

Dec 18th 2021, 6:57 PM 76,808 Views 66 Comments

Prime Minister Mark Rutte said the measures are intended to try to stop a surge of the Omicron coronavirus variant.

# netherlands - Saturday 11 December, 2021

'My mother didn't want people to know I existed': One woman's mission to find her identity
# Netherlands
# Netherlands

'My mother didn't want people to know I existed': One woman's mission to find her identity

Dec 11th 2021, 8:00 PM 61,671 Views 20 Comments

The woman who set up a register to reconnect people who passed through the Mother and Baby Home system in the Netherlands wants to share her knowledge with Ireland.

# netherlands - Saturday 27 November, 2021

Germany reports first two cases of Omicron variant
# Omicron
# Omicron

Germany reports first two cases of Omicron variant

Updated Nov 27th 2021, 6:35 PM 87,995 Views 89 Comments

The positive cases, found in a group of around 600 passengers, will be examined to see if they are the new Omicron variant.

UK identifies two cases of Omicron Covid variant
# Restrictions
# Restrictions

UK identifies two cases of Omicron Covid variant

Updated Nov 27th 2021, 5:51 PM 110,107 Views 95 Comments

The new variant of Covid-19 has been deemed a high risk by the EU.

# netherlands - Thursday 25 November, 2021

Captain Delany stars as Ireland power past the Dutch in Cricket World Cup qualifier
# Victorious
From The42
# Victorious

Captain Delany stars as Ireland power past the Dutch in Cricket World Cup qualifier

Nov 25th 2021, 3:28 PM 2,358 Views 0 Comments

Ireland will face Sri Lanka in their final Group Stage game on Monday after winning by 29 runs today.

# netherlands - Monday 22 November, 2021

Unrest and protests spread over Europe as new Covid-19 restrictions come in
# Protests
# Protests

Unrest and protests spread over Europe as new Covid-19 restrictions come in

Updated Nov 22nd 2021, 4:15 PM 42,987 Views 32 Comments

Austria reported over 15,000 new Covd-19 cases on Saturday.

# netherlands - Sunday 21 November, 2021

Rioters throw stones and fireworks at Dutch police in second night of Covid protests
# Netherlands
# Netherlands

Rioters throw stones and fireworks at Dutch police in second night of Covid protests

Nov 21st 2021, 7:30 AM 15,814 Views 37 Comments

Five police officers were injured and at least seven people arrested.

# netherlands - Saturday 20 November, 2021

'An orgy of violence': Injuries reported after Dutch police open fire during Rotterdam Covid riot
# Protests
# Protests

'An orgy of violence': Injuries reported after Dutch police open fire during Rotterdam Covid riot

Updated Nov 20th 2021, 12:35 PM 55,770 Views 108 Comments

The country has seen record numbers of infections in recent days and a new partial lockdown came into force a week ago.

# netherlands - Tuesday 16 November, 2021

Dutch reach World Cup, Turkey and Ukraine into play-offs
# Euro News
From The42
# Euro News

Dutch reach World Cup, Turkey and Ukraine into play-offs

Nov 16th 2021, 10:19 PM 5,095 Views 0 Comments

Late goals from Steven Bergwijn and Memphis Depay sealed a 2-0 win for the Netherlands.

# netherlands - Monday 15 November, 2021

Van Gaal injures his hip in bike accident, Dutch boss forced to watch training from golf buggy
# Hospital Visit
From The42
# Hospital Visit

Van Gaal injures his hip in bike accident, Dutch boss forced to watch training from golf buggy

Nov 15th 2021, 2:17 PM 5,215 Views 0 Comments

The 70-year-old suffered a fall ahead of their crucial World Cup qualifier against Norway.

# netherlands - Friday 12 November, 2021

Netherlands heads for 'partial lockdown' after record Covid cases
# Circuit Breaker
# Circuit Breaker

Netherlands heads for 'partial lockdown' after record Covid cases

Nov 12th 2021, 11:13 AM 31,963 Views 19 Comments

Three weeks of measures will see bars and restaurants close at 7pm and public events scrapped.

# netherlands - Thursday 11 November, 2021

Germany and Netherlands consider new Covid restrictions amid rocketing case numbers
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

Germany and Netherlands consider new Covid restrictions amid rocketing case numbers

Nov 11th 2021, 7:53 PM 29,759 Views 24 Comments

The two European nations announced record numbers of Covid cases in the past 24 hours.

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