Elou Akhiat
Feb 11 '14 10:17

The 40-year old Elou Akhiat, a female Moroccan entrepreneur has recently received criticism for starting a wine bar.

Feb 11 '14 09:43

Today is a crucial day for Ronald Plasterk (PvdA, Internal Affairs). He has to explain himself in the House of Parliament for the collection of 1.8 million telephone details by Dutch information services.

Almelo Court House
Feb 11 '14 08:31

Today, the case of ex-neurologist Ernst Jansen will be addressed after months of handling, and a course of more than ten years.

Feb 11 '14 08:00

Police in Brabant have dismantled eleven cannabis farms. Around 2700 plants have been confiscated, and six suspects have been arrested, including two Bulgarians.

Feb 11 '14 07:40

In 2013, more people with a psychiatric disorder have received euthanasia, according to minister Edith Schippers.

Austrian Rescue Helicopter
Feb 11 '14 07:12

Two Dutch snowboarders had to spend Sunday night stranded on a cold mountain in the Austrian Alps.

Feb 11 '14 06:59

The first day of Q-fever examinations has begun in Herpen, which has drawn a large number of people to get their blood tested.

Pepper Spray
Feb 11 '14 06:21

She may be in her twilight years, but that doesn't mean Larissa Olkhovsky can't punch someone's lights out.

Feb 11 '14 04:35

Textile chain store, Wibra, signed an agreement involving the safety in textile factories in Bangladesh after all. 'Although the agreements needs improvement and clarification on several points, there a positive development,' stated a media release from the company in Epe.

Feb 11 '14 04:34

Former Minister Els Borst passed away Monday night in her home in Bilthoven at the respectable age of 81. The news was confirmed on Twitter by D66 chairman Alexander Pechtold.

Feb 11 '14 04:33

Benten Wijnen bought a stolen bike from a drug addict for 20 euros and placed a picture on Facebook in an attempt to find the rightful owner. While filming on site for the BNN show "De Social Club," his own bike was stolen.

Feb 11 '14 04:32

Sheldon V. (18) and Stefan T. (17) appeared before the Amsterdam court Monday for five armed robberies and one kidnapping in Amsterdam and Nieuw-Vennep between April 4 and May 29, last year.

Feb 11 '14 04:31

The Rijksmuseum in Amsterdam offers the possibility to make a marriage proposal on Valentine's Day in front of L'amour menaçant by Étienne-Maurice Falconet.

Feb 10 '14 19:34

Michel Mulder won Olympic Gold on the 500 m skating in Sochi, the first gold medal in Dutch history on the short track.

Feb 10 '14 16:21

Two Dutch men went missing in Ireland, during a stroll in the Southern county of Cork, according to reports from Irish media, Monday.

Feb 10 '14 16:03

An NS service and security officer was pushed on the tracks at the Amsterdam Sloterdijk Station, Saturday night between 22:00 and 22:30, by a friend of a fare dodging traveler. The man sustained a severe concussion.

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